Another Day, Another Graveyard
We’re getting a little punchy here. It was a beautiful day — sunny and a nice temperature — to walk up-and-down the rows in three different cemeteries looking for headstones that matched the names. We got a lot of exercise, but didn’t find too much of immediate use. Still, with views like this how can you complain?
I got a few minutes to walk around the building tonight, and I’m a sucker for nice stonework. Here are some examples of wise birds, patient tortoises, impatient rabbits, industrious insects, sturdy lions guarding the money box, and more. This was a landmark for me when I lived in Carroll Gardens. I used it’s always-accurate […]
Or Hirt, or Holzschuh, or Lackey, or Dink. If your last name is one of these, you might be interested in my new genealogy page. Other names that turn up are Anderson (if you have a Butler County, PA, connection) or Miller (on the east side of Cleveland). Take a look around, and if you […]