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"A cemetery may be considered as abandoned when all or practically all of the bodies have been Removed therefrom and no bodies have been buried therein for a great many years, and the cemetery has been so long neglected as entirely to lose its identity as such, and is no longer known, recognized and respected by the public as a cemetery. 1953 OAG 2978."

Tuesday, March 24, 2009

Groveport, Franklin County Ohio - Newspaper Story about startling discovery by gravediggers

To read news story, click on the title which links to this "Columbus Dispatch" article
"Grave errors concern village
Budget cuts put off a plan to scan public cemetery to avoid more surprises
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Monday, March 23, 2009 3:09 AM
By
Elizabeth Gibson
THE COLUMBUS DISPATCH

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