My great-grandfather's birthday, born exactly 20 years after his father's birthday!
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
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.
Sharing a link to the Greenfield Historical Society's latest posting of photographs and information for the August 3, 2016 work session that was held at the Old Burying Ground.