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Glenna June Bellomy Anderson (1926 - 2008). When the cemetery sexton sold Glenna her stone, her request for the inscription on it was “I was… somebody.” He said the reason was that Glenna felt that many years after she died no one would probably remember her anyway. By having this inscription on her stone, people would see & remember it. Park Cemetery, Carthage, Missouri. (Source)

Glenna June Bellomy Anderson (1926 - 2008). When the cemetery sexton sold Glenna her stone, her request for the inscription on it was “I was… somebody.” He said the reason was that Glenna felt that many years after she died no one would probably remember her anyway. By having this inscription on her stone, people would see & remember it. Park Cemetery, Carthage, Missouri. (Source)

"Alice Through the Looking Glass" located in Guildford’s Castle Grounds (Surrey, UK.) in a walled garden behind the bowling green, close to the house where Lewis Carroll used to live.

"Alice Through the Looking Glass" located in Guildford’s Castle Grounds (Surrey, UK.) in a walled garden behind the bowling green, close to the house where Lewis Carroll used to live.

An average 200 square foot overflowing graveyard could contain anywhere between 60-70,000 bodies during the height of cemetery overcrowding in the Victorian era.

An average 200 square foot overflowing graveyard could contain anywhere between 60-70,000 bodies during the height of cemetery overcrowding in the Victorian era.

Taken at an abandoned graveyard at the back of Xavier University.  Photo and caption credit: eunoiastock

Taken at an abandoned graveyard at the back of Xavier University. Photo and caption credit: eunoiastock

Boot Hill cemetary in Tombstone Arizona.  Interesting place.  The brochure tells who is buried there and how they died.

Boot Hill cemetary in Tombstone Arizona. Interesting place. The brochure tells who is buried there and how they died.

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