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31 Oct 2016

More Graves than Gravestones

By |31 Oct 2016|cemetery records, genealogy|3 Comments

More graves than gravestones were discovered at a Southampton, New York, cemetery. Apparently this is a shock to local historians and news to the New York Times reporter who wrote the piece. Zach Studenroth, the town historian, said he was “astonished” by the number of people buried in the cemetery, but [...]

26 Aug 2016

DeceasedOnline.co.uk 2016 Sale

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The DeceasedOnline.co.uk 2016 sale deadline approaches. Get double credits on vouchers for England, Wales, Republic of Ireland, and Scotland burial records if you order before midnight (British Summer Time) on 29 August 2016. All voucher purchases double in value under the "buy one get one free" offer. Voucher purchases start at £5.00 (approx. US$6.57). [...]

10 Aug 2016

DeceasedOnline.co.uk Sale

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Deceased Online is offering users double credits on pay-per-view vouchers used to access records and data on www.deceasedonline.co.uk. The DeceasedOnline.co.uk sale starts immediately and runs until midnight (British Summer Time) on 29th August 2016. Under the 'buy one get one free' offer, all voucher purchases, which start at £5.00, will be doubled in value. [...]

19 Mar 2014

Forgotten New Yorkers

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Courtesy New York TimesIn the New York Times today, an interesting article by Bess Lovejoy and Allison C. Meier on the graves of forgotten New Yorkers. Believed to be the largest and most active potter's field in the country, Hart Island has accepted New York's dead since the mid-19th century. At least one million [...]