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."

Monday, March 19, 2018

Summer 2018 Cemetery Preservation Events Planned for Green Lawn Cemetery and Ohio History Connection

"Sat. Aug. 25, 2018. 10 am – 3:00 pm" 
$80, $65/Ohio History Connection member.
Advanced registration required by Sat., Aug. 18.

"Come and learn cemetery preservation practices with archaeologist, Krista Horrocks. 
This one day class will discuss cemetery recordation, preservation practices, and research techniques in the morning and in the afternoon you will join us for a hands-on gravestone cleaning workshop at Green Lawn Cemetery."

*"Lunch is included with registration. 

Registration closes Saturday, August 18th.
Be Sure to check out the Ohio History Connection's "Ohio History Learning Lab" Tab on the OHC website for information for upcoming workshop events."