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Tombstone Tuesday ~ Nancy DIXON

Tombstone Tuesday

Name: Nancy DIXON
Birth: about 1796
Death: 22 March 1865
Parents: Unknown
Spouse: John “Simon” PAISLEY
Cemetery: Monroeville Area Cemetery, Jefferson County, Ohio… 13 more words


Milestone in the Cemetery

I smiled as I took this picture for Find A Grace, imagining the conversation that may have taken place.

“Is that really what you want on your headstone Mom?” 18 more words

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Tombstone Tuesday: Fred and Emma (Stübe) Wiese

Fred and Emma (Stübe) Wiese were German immigrants who lived out their adult lives in Chicago, Cook County, Illinois. Although both were born in 1867 in Mecklenburg-Vorpommern, an area of present-day Germany located along the Baltic Sea, they left their homeland as infants. 1,057 more words


Tombstone Tuesday : Johann Georg Veitengruber

In honor of tomorrow’s Veterans Day commemoration, this posting remembers a Frankenmuth veteran.

Johann Georg Veitengruber was born at Gräfensteinberg, Mittelfranken, Bayern (Bavaria) on 11 August 1836, the son of Johann Michael Veitengruber and Anna Maria (Auernhaimer/Auernhammer).[1] He died at the Eastern Michigan Asylum, Pontiac, Oakland, Michigan on 12 December 1894.[2] He was buried at St. 401 more words


Tombstone Tuesday - John "Simon" PAISLEY

Tombstone Tuesday

Name: John “Simon” PAISLEY
Birth: 1797; Pennsylvania
Death: 01 March 1853; Ohio
Parents: David PAISLEY and Elizabeth ELLIOTT
Spouse: Nancy DIXON
Cemetery: Monroeville Cemetery, Columbiana County, Ohio… 17 more words


Tombstone Tuesday: Did you check the crypt?

One branch of my Canadian ancestors came from the small Quebec town of Ste. Anne de la Perade. I know they were buried locally, but they’re missing from every cemetery listing. 65 more words

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Indian Burials

From the Indian Baptist Church Cemetery in Lyndon Wisconsin; a large whittled branch is placed atop each mound of earth.

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