Tags » Tombstone Tuesday » Page 2

Tombstone Tuesday: Update

Last week I posted a photo of my great grandmother Maybelle Lillian (Borland) Boring’s tombstone, located in Jasper, Arkansas. My grandmother Helen Lorraine (Kinnear) Paige took this on a visit to Arkansas in 1995. 105 more words

Genealogy

Sisters of Mercy

Ordinarily I share photos of multiple headstones on Taphophile Thursday.

Those pictures tend to focus more on the cemetery as a whole and less on individual markers. 28 more words

Tombstone Tourist

Tombstone Tuesday

Interested in your family history or need to hire a historical researcher? Email paigehistorical@gmail.com. 11 more words

Genealogy

Tombstone Tuesday

If you are interested in hiring a historical researcher email paigehistorical@gmail.com 20 more words

Genealogy

Mother and Son

What happened in January of 1890 to cause the deaths of both Claudine and her son Henrik Fjelde?

Could it have been the flu pandemic… 24 more words

Tombstone Tourist

Hexagon Headstone in Wisconsin

This beautiful hexagon headstone is in Forest Hill Cemetery and Mausoleum in Madison Wisconsin.

Six members of the extended Whitaker family are interred here.

Mary Whitaker Sandford 1910-1952… 32 more words

Tombstone Tourist

I Leave My Blessing to Everybody

In October I visited Calvary Cemetery in Evanston Illinois.

It was my first trip to the predominantly Irish Catholic cemetery which was consecrated in 1859. 53 more words

Tombstone Tourist