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On Sunday, April 26, 2015 the Hoffman Estates Historical Sites Commission will conduct small group-guided tours of the Greve Cemetery on Abbey Wood Drive.

Groups will be shown the  the interrelated Greve, Meyer, Ottman and Sunderlage pioneer families buried at the cemetery which is also known as Wildcat Grove Cemetery or Evangelical and Reformed Cemetery. 17 more words


Exhibit 80

This photograph of a photograph on a gravestone was taken in West Norwood Cemetery. This young woman was buried there long ago, but the gravestone features a photo of her. 82 more words


18 April 2015: Trying to come with a name? Look no further ...

If you’re a writer and you’re trying to come up with some good names for your characters, look no further than your local cemetery.   Sound strange?  242 more words

Jennifer Geoghan

An Ode to Margaret

This was shot @ Botany Cemetery now known as Eastern Suburbs Memorial Park, in Matraville.

I really like spending time wondering around old Cemeteries just taking photos, and enjoying the tranquility. 36 more words

Urban Photography

Hope Cemetery, Worcester MA

A Cherub Holds a Garland of Fruit Between His Outstretched Hands While Dancing a Jig in Front of a Tombstone at Hope Cemetery in Worcester, MA


The mystery of cemeteries, and local history rooms

A visit to Riverside Cemetery today, where my mother is buried. As well as a whole host of people I either knew, or knew about. 271 more words