Tuesday, June 1, 2010

Graveyard Rabbit Carnival - June 2010


The topic for the June 2010 edition of the Graveyard Rabbits Carnival is: The Interesting, The Odd, The Beautiful. This topic was submitted by Gail Wall, who authors the blog, Digital Cemetery Walk .

In this edition of the GYRabbit Carnival we share those interesting, odd, and beautiful experiences we've stumbled upon in our cemeterywalks. Let's begin our virtual cemetery walk to see what you've found!

Dorene Paul presents Graveyard Rabbit of Sandusky Bay: Anne Hubbard Butler's Memorial Monument by Tiffany Studios posted at Graveyard Rabbit of Sandusky Bay."

Denise Olson presents Heretics posted at The Graveyard Rabbit of Moultrie Creek, saying, "A pristine beach hides a mass grave of French Huguenots massacred by the Spanish. They had already surrendered to the Spanish forces so why were they killed? They died because the Spanish considered them heretics."

Midge Frazel presents GYR: Rocks with an Owl posted at Granite in My Blood.

Henk van Kampen presents Odd, interesting, beautiful posted at The graveyard rabbit of Utrecht and Het Gooi.

M. Diane Rogers presents The Heartfelt - Graveyard Rabbits Carnival, June 2010 posted at CanadaGenealogy, or, 'Jane's Your Aunt'.

Elizabeth O'Neal presents The Beautiful and Unusual Headstone of Jim STULL posted at The Graveyard Rabbit of the California Central Coast.

Tina Micheal Rsue presents The Interesting,Odd, and Beautiful posted at Campo Santo-holy ground.

Carol Yates Wilkerson presents GYR Carnival: The Interesting, The Odd, The Beautiful posted at iPentimento | Genealogy and History.

Kimberly Sawtelle presents Gifts From The Heart: Homemade Monuments and Memorials. From plastic pelican planters to wire wheel rims, homespun grave markers and memorial displays provide a rich source of "The Interesting, The Odd, The Beautiful" to be found in cemeteries on the contemporary American landscape.

Pat Salt presents Best headstone yet! posted at The Genealogy Gals.

Tammi Thiele presents Soaring Like An Eagle - The Interesting, The Odd, The Beautiful...For the Graveyard Rabbit Carnival posted at Escape to the Silent Cities.

Gale Wall presents GYR Carnival The Interesting, The Odd, The Beautiful at posted Digital Cemetery Walk.

That concludes this edition. Submit your blog article to the next edition of the Graveyard Rabbit Carnival using our carnival submission form. Past posts and future hosts can be found on our blog carnival index page.

And while you're here, take a look at past carnivals, there's so much interesting information to be found when you explore cemeteries with a Graveyard Rabbit:

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