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A Merry Cemetery!

A member of the family had posted to Facebook a power point about Romania. History and Geography are my favorites so I watched the 60 sec. 288 more words

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Dead easy statistics — georgethomsonlettering

ANOTHER NEW BOOK DEAD EAST STATISTICS FOR GRAVEMARKER RESEARCH This book is written for anyone interested in how statistics can help develop the potential of the gravemarker as an important and accessible artefact in the study of material culture.

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Fernwood Cemetery: The Importance of Research

I’ve talked before about how to research burials at Fernwood Cemetery in Lansdowne, Delaware County, Pennsylvania. One of the things I always stress to people researching burials there is to take the time to contact the cemetery office—via phone or mail—to inquire about burials and to hopefully receive valuable genealogical information. 164 more words

Genealogy

Peter Johnson Barkley (1845 - 1845) - Find A Grave Memorial

Source: Peter Johnson Barkley (1845 – 1845) – Find A Grave Memorial

Thanking Scott Andersen of the Greenfield Historical Society for sharing this photograph that he took and added to the Peter Johnson Barkley Find A Grave Memorial.   25 more words

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Spotlighting Westwood Cemetery in Oberlin, (Lorain County) Ohio

Sharing photographs taken on June 22, 2016 while touring the beautiful Westwood Cemetery in Oberlin, Ohio.  

Westwood Cemetery’s character is a welcoming one that reaches out and beckons you to return and extend your explorations among the headstones – taking time also to stroll by its peaceful pond where you might happen upon one of the ‘resident critters’ lazily gliding through the still waters. 124 more words

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History / not in books or online....

When I was in school many many years ago history was a class that always seemed to require the heaviest books. History class was OK but it wasn’t my favorite. 257 more words

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