Saturday, September 7, 2019

Saturday Night Genealogy Fun -- Create Your Own Tombstone

Calling all Genea-Musings Fans: 

 It's Saturday Night again - 

time for some more Genealogy Fun!!


Here is your assignment if you choose to play along (cue the Mission Impossible music, please!):
1)  Create your own tombstone at http://www.tombstonebuilder.com/.  And/or create one for a relative who doesn't have one, or one for an event or significant issue.

2)  Share your creation with the genea-sphere in your own blog post, or on Facebook or Instagram.  Be sure to drop a link in a comment to this post.


Here's mine:

*  My own gravestone, with a fitting epitaph:


I am shooting for 100 years...hope I don't get too excited.

*  Charles Auble (1849-1916), who is buried in Mount Hope Cemetery in San Diego and doesn't have a gravestone:


I decided against putting a comment about the cause of death being falling down stairs while drunk.


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4 comments:

Janice M. Sellers said...

It's hard to think of what to say for your own tombstone!

http://www.ancestraldiscoveries.com/2019/09/saturday-night-genealogy-fun-create.html

Linda Stufflebean said...

Here is mine. I honored a Loyalist ancestor instead of doing my own. :)

Linda Stufflebean said...

I hit send before pasting my line!

https://emptybranchesonthefamilytree.com/2019/09/saturday-night-genealogy-fun-54/

Lacie P said...

What a great idea. My post.