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Justin NorthupOnce again, I find myself deviating from my usual posts.  This time it’s because this particular grave marker has always intrigued me.  For starters it is not your usual headstone.  Then there is the issue that at first glance, you can’t determine who is actually buried here or how old the marker was. Lastly, as the American flag and star marker indicate, this person was a veteran.

With the help of digital photography and Volume I of the Greene County Ohio Cemetery Inscription book compiled and published by the Greene County Chapter of The Ohio Genealogical Society, I was able to determine who this marker belonged to. Read Full Article →