Category Archives: Graveyards

New Walker Family Picture Albums

Good Evening, After a long period of fiddling with it I’ve finally managed to add two new items to the Walker Family information.  Both posts are photograph albums… one is general photos of the family going back to William Alexander … Continue reading

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Michael Joseph “Joe” Shane

Joe Shane was the fifth child of Bridget Hogan and Robert Shane. Records indicate a birth year of anywhere from 1861 to 1870 depending on the source.  When he was just young man, Joe went off to find his fortune … Continue reading

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Graveyards

Good Evening, I’m just in the process of closing down my “Graveyard Rabbit” blog and have moved all the files here to “Echo Hill Ancestors.”  This will allow me to be more focused on my family history and developing this … Continue reading

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Barkerville, British Columbia, Canada

The other night I was browsing through some of our old photo albums and what should fall out but some old pictures of a graveyard in British Columbia Canada! Mr. Ed and I took the pictures about 25 years ago … Continue reading

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The Gravestones of St. Alfege

In the Village of Greenwich, England, UK, located just south of London across the Thames you’ll find the Parish Church of Greenwich, known as St. Alfege with St. Peter. A little history: Alfege was the Archbishop of Canterbury when in … Continue reading

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Edinburgh Castle’s Dog Cemetery

Several years ago when Mr. Ed and I were traveling about in the British Isles we visited Edinburgh Castle, a truly amazing place. And being true to the nature of a “Graveyard Rabbit” we found the Dog Cemetery especially fascinating. … Continue reading

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Stone Coffins and a Tomb

Although the Association of Graveyard Rabbits didn’t exist ten years ago, Mr. Ed and I, like many of you, were visiting graveyards whenever we had the chance. Lo and behold as I was wandering through an old photo album/scrapbook about … Continue reading

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Graveyard Boo-Boos

As a genealogist and keeper of the family history I’m always excited to discover the graves of ancestors, especially if I’m attempting to ascertain their death date. Cemetery stones so often give that information, plus other family members might be … Continue reading

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The Rock of Cashel

About 10 years ago Mr. Ed and I went “across the pond” to  the British Isles for a month and among the places we visited was The Rock of Cashel in County Tipperary, Ireland. The “rock” is a marvelous place … Continue reading

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A New Blog to Peruse….

Hello Everyone, It’s Friday night and as the week winds down I wanted to let you know that I’ve opened a new blog. It’s called “The Graveyard Rabbit of North Snohomish County” and is dedicated to the study of graveyards, … Continue reading

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