Tombstones & Monumental Inscriptions

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The aim of this site is to provide a photographic record of the various churches, churchyards, graveyards and cemeteries for the benefit of those genealogists who live some distance away.

I would welcome any photos of churches and tombstones (with transcripts of the inscriptions if possible) to use on this page.
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Fareham

 

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Hereford Baptist Church

 

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Kent

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New Orleans Cemetery, Lafayette

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First Parish Cemetery of York, Maine

 

 

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Boston, Massachusetts

 

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Willow Grove Cemetery
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Natchez City Cemetery
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Bellefontaine Cemetery, St. Louis

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New York City

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Robeson County, NC Indian Cemeteries

 

 

 

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Ohio (OH)

New Market, Ohio

Ohio Cemeteries

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Old Dutch Cemetery, Ruggles Township,
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Tulsa, Oklahoma
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Neely's Creek ARP Church

 

 

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Gibson County

 

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Historic Texas Cemeteries

Save Texas Cemeteries

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Ogden City Cemetery

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