Exploring Almost Forgotten Gravesites in the Great State of Ohio

Dedicated to cemetery preservation in the great state of Ohio

"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."

Wednesday, January 18, 2012

Link to "What's New at Grave Addiction"

Click on title to link to "What's New at Grave Addiction" on the "GraveAddiction" website.
There are several newer links posted with photographs at Ohio cemeteries.

In the left-hand column with the heading:
Click on any of the titles in the option box below to view the photo:" is a listing of photographs of the designated cemetery . Most cemeteries are in Ohio, however, a few are from other states. Even if a person's name isn't listed as such in the link, it might be worthwhile to click through the links as there may a surprise waiting for you at your chosen cemetery!

Some Upcoming Meetings in Northeastern Ohio from the "Cleveland District Round Table" website

Click on title to link to the 
"Cleveland District Round Table" website.

Abstracted from their website:

"Monday 6 February 2012 7:00 p.m. "Stories in Stone: A Grave Marker or a Legacy?" 
will be presented by Michael and Monica Johns of the Johns-Carabelli Monument Company at the meeting of East Cuyahoga County Genealogical Society." 
Ross de John Community Center, 6306 Marsol Road, Mayfield Hts. OH 44124

 "Thursday 29 March 2012 10:00 a.m. 
Alan Rabe will discuss "Graveyard Restoration"at the meeting of Lake County Genealogical Society."
Morley Library, 184 Phelps Street, Painesville, Ohio 
(one block south of US 20 at State Street.