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."

Thursday, August 4, 2016

John Thomas Limes (1851 - 1923) - Find A Grave Memorial


My great-grandfather's birthday, born exactly 20 years after his father's birthday!

Wesley Limes (1831 - 1916) - Find A Grave Memorial


Happy 185th Birthday (in heaven!) to my great-great grandfather. My only Civil War direct line ancestor.  

Despite the Day being Hot & Muggy a Work Session was Held at the Old Burying Ground in Greenfield on August 3rd.

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Check with the Society's Calendar for future work sessions at the Old Burying Ground in Greenfield.