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Henry Bradley Hill Biography

H. Bradley Hill, March 23, 1857 – January 18, 1958.  Fairview Cemetery, Bowling Green, Warren County, Kentucky.

How interesting that Mr. Hill was 100 years old when he passed away!  385 more words

Family Stories

John Starr Biography

John W. Starr, Col. 2 Dukes KY Cavalry, Confederate States Army, October 16, 1833 – January 6, 1917.  Fairview Cemetery, Bowling Green, Warren County, Kentucky. 263 more words

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Memorial Day

Decoration Day, on Tuesday, May 30th, though uncomfortably hot, was celebrated by the citizens of Matteawan and Fishkill Landing, who showed their patriotism and appreciation of the service rendered by the soldiers in putting down the great rebellion.

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Tombstone, James Guy "Cap" Logan and Mattie Jane Lemley Logan, Fairview Cemetery, Cherokee County, Kansas

James Guy “Cap” Logan was the son of George S. Logan and Nancy S. Guy Logan. Mattie Jane Lemley was the daughter of William H. Lemley and Amanda “Mandy” Owens Lemley. 10 more words

Living History

I recently had the privilege of participating in a fundraiser for the City of Fountain’s Fairview Cemetery as a living history interpreter. My background both as an historian, and as a formally trained actress, allowed me to delve into this project, and I’ve come away from it with a distinctly profound feeling of reverence for the woman I portrayed, and in particular for her sons. 815 more words

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