Category Archives: Sharing Saturday

Be careful with those secrets…

Today’s Sharing Saturday post on what to do when you discover a secret, comes from The Joy of Genealogy.  Enjoy!

When you unearth a family secret, be careful what you do with it…

 

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Hidden cemetery treasures of Paris

Today’s Sharing Saturday post is a photo essay exploring some of the funkier headstones in Parisian cemeteries.

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Visiting the ancestral home

Today’s Sharing Saturday post comes from Genealogy Today, and explores the ups and downs of visiting one’s ancestral home.

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Black sheep, criminals, and scoundrels…

Today’s Sharing Saturday post comes from Genealogy with Janice, and explains how to find all black sheep hiding in your family tree.

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A cemetery for the non-Catholics who died in Rome

 

Today’s Sharing Saturday post from the National Center for Preservation Technology and Training, focuses on the cemetery in Rome where all the non-Catholics had to go.

“There was an area outside the [Roman] walls to the north of the city where people outside the church such as suicides and prostitutes and criminals were buried. That’s where Protestants would normally be buried too, because they were outside the church and they were considered heretics.”

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Stories from the Vietnam Veterans’ Memorial

Today’s Sharing Saturday post is a video about all the items people leave at the Vietnam Memorial for friends and family members.

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Sharing Saturday: Alabama’s most unusual graves

Today’s Sharing Saturday post comes from AL.com, and focuses on the stories and the photos of some of the odder ducks out there in Alabama cemeteries. Enjoy!

Bizarre histories from 11 of Alabama’s most unusual graves

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