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Lost at Sea

I have always been intrigued by this footstone. I couldn’t find a mention of this young man in the newspapers. I couldn’t find any official records that might tell me what happened to him. I invented scenarios that might have … Continue reading

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Carved in Stone

I have never counted the gravestones in the cemetery. We have a┬áthousand and more on record and many we have not yet cleared and transcribed. This┬ámust represent a remarkable amount of work by the various monumental masons who carved them. … Continue reading

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