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Graveyards and Cemeteries

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A graveyard, or cemetery, is a specific area of land in which the remains of deceased people are buried or interred.
Nowhere. It doesn't exist. Just a myth.
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Here are some comments from our contributors. Most of those bodies have decomposed, and the location of most of those graveyards is lost. Widespread preservation of bodies through embalming and elaborate caskets and vaults is a fairly recent development, and even now is more a "first world" luxury.…
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St. Louis Cemetery. Louis Cemetery #1 is the oldest and most famous. It was opened in 1789, replacing the city's older St. Peter Cemetery (no longer in existence) as the main burial ground with a redesign of the city after a fire in 1788. It is 8 blocks from the Mississippi River, 1 block back …
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yes just as long as she's sitting and not standing she can work just like any other person  or unless her doctor tells her otherwise  also make sure that your not doing any heavy lifting or over exerting yourselfI use to believe the same thing but the opposite is true. It is NOT okay to…
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In some regions your local council or town clerk may have information on who is buried in cemeteries within their jurisdiction.For burials in relatively modern times (20th century and later) death certificates and obituaries often list where an individual is buried.The USGenWeb project has created a…
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No. The effect of Buster Blader specifically states that "This card gains 500 ATK for each Dragon-Type monster on your opponent's field or in their Graveyard."
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Dig a hole in your backyard and bury it in a shoebox there. Other Options Contact your local branch of the Humane Society or the ASPCA. I am assuming your cat was a beloved companion of yours. I'd bury the cat in the backyard and then plant a nice bush or small tree on top. I have one of my belove…
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Edwin G Booz was a major in the Army who died of a stroke on Oct 1, 1951. He is buried in the Memorial Park Cemetery in Skokie, IL.
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Answer! Ritual monsters may only be special summoned from the graveyard if they were successfully summoned by Ritual Summon. If they were sent there in any other way - like simply discarded from hand, or improperly summoned by Ritual Foregone (it special summons but does not Ritual Summon), then …
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Arlington National cemetery, which was the home of Robert E. Lee until he declined command of the Union Armies in the Civil War and took command of the Army of Northern Virginia. Then it was confiscated and became a cemetery.
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Answer Of course. It is thoughtful. But cemeteries will have very different rules regarding how and when this can be done. You can imagine how unmanageable it would be for groundskeepers to maintain order if they must constantly stop work to move or remove improperly placed items. So be sure to c…
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I would like to know, too.Is it open to public and what is the opening hour?
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There are Dibble Cemeteries in Michigan, Oregon, Iowa and Oklahoma. You start by specifying which one you are interested in.
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it's true ...one of the band members wife killed herself....Because she found out about scabies on earth.
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In the 1800's, medical science wasn't what it is today, and people who were merely in a deep coma were often pronounced dead. When their coffins were dug up ( who knows why....flooding perhaps, or by vandals) they would occasionally find scratch/claw marks on the inside of the coffin lid, indicatin…
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Mozart was actually buried in Vienna in St. Marx Cemetery. I just recently did a project on him trust me this is the right answer.
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Does the graveyard include a crematorium? Edit by imdill3: Your probably thinking of fog. This has appeared in numerous movies to make the scene more spooky.
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They don't. I worked in Arlington National Cemetery for three years and stones there face every which way. Actually "Christian" cemetery headstones do face east because they believe that when Christ comes back he will arise from the east. Arlington is a "non-denominational" cemetery. There is only …
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no, but undertakers do (so I guess yes) If they work in a cemetery, then technically, ALL shifts are graveyard shifts. Duh! (Note: "The graveyard shift" started a long time ago when you couldn't be sure somebody was dead. They put a string in the coffin and a bell at the top so that if the "dead…
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Cemetery records and files are located at the Department of Public Works Administrative Offices at 250 Commercial Street, Lynn.
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The U.S. government returned the island of Iwo Jima to the Japanese government in 1968, after the bodies of the men in the 3rd, 4th, and 5th Division cemeteries were removed to the United States.
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It is a sign of respect for the dead as well as a prayer for all the faithfully departed interred therein. The sign of the cross is in itself an extremely powerful prayer, but Catholics may choose to add a short prayer, such as, "Eternal rest grant them O Lord and perpetual light shine upon them and…
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Hancock was buried in the Old Granary Burying Ground in Boston, Massachusetts.
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Many different burial methods were practised during the bronze age, varying according to date and geographic area. There is no all encompassing name for a bronze age cemetery. One particularly well known form is the urnfield. This refers to cemeteries in which cremated remains are placed in urns al…
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Hi Jake - I'm not sure if she had any formal burial. She passed away just months before my great-aunt, gertrude olmstead, who was I believe, the executor of edna's estate (I was 12 at the time). As I remember Edna had become increasingly reclusive over the years and rarely left her home, which I tho…
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Catholics are buried just like everyone else.But they think it is wrong to be cremated.
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A cemetery is a place in which dead bodies are buried. The term cemetery implies that the land is specifically designated as a burying ground. Cemeteries in the Western world are the place where the final ceremonies of death are observed. These ceremonies or rites differ according to cultural pract…
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so nobody can get you and also you rot faster
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Anything that decays gives off CO2, which means that yes, they do contribute in the same way that all of nature contributes.
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The Great Wall of China, with a surviving length of more than 1,240 miles, is actually a series of shorter fortified walls and watchtowers, built during the Bronze Age Zhou Dynasty and then linked together by the first Emperor of the Qin Dynasty, Shihuangdi. Repaired and improved over many centuries…
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There are several cemeteries in Gettysburg. The most famous is the one that was established after the great Civil War battle there and was used to bury the white Union dead. Confederate dead and black union soldiers were buried elsewhere.
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Answer 1: Yes... at least as far as Lutherans are concerned. But just try and get it past the Roman Catholics!
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It was a major undertaking!
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This information was provided to me by three different employees of SCI Funeral Services, Inc.To whom it may concern: A Harris county quick claim is not legal for transfer of cemetery plots.It should be done at the cemetery and we have the forms which have to be notarized. Thank You If I can be of a…
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The cemetery is clearly SUPPOSED to be in Chicago, but I believe this image involves some film editing trickery. The skyline shot is not quite right - the AON Building and Prudential Building would not appear that way next to the John Hancock Building. Also, there is no such cemetery in that close o…
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Edith Piaf is interred (above ground stone receptacle) at the famous Pere Lachaise cemetery in Paris. The name literally means Father, The Chair!
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The cemetery at Gettysburg was created to honorably bury the white Union dead from the Battle of Gettysburg, July 1-3, 1863. Part of the battlefield was in a cemetery along the union fishhook line. The ground the north occupied was named Cemetary Ridge. The soldiers cemetery was added after the bat…
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The largest cemetery in the United States is Arlington National Cemetery. The land on which the cemetery is llocated was the home of Robert E. Lee before the Civil War. Afte he declined command of the Union armies and took command of the Confederate Armies, the land was confiscated on the grounds th…
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necropolis This word however may be used for any ancient cemetery, not just for Etruscan ones. There are also Egyptian necropolises, for example.
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No, only from your hand. They can be special summoned from graveyard by cards like Monster Reborn if they were properly summoned initially before they went there. However you can't resummon them from the graveyard with their Ritual Spell Card.
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is there a general lee graveyard?
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The Grove Street Cemetery, the first chartered burial ground in the United States, succeeded the previous common burial site, the New Haven Green. After severe yellow fever epidemics in 1794 and 1795 the Green, which held perhaps as many as 5,000 burials, was simply too crowded to continue as the ch…
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Fusion Monsters can only be Special Summoned from the Graveyard after it has been successfully Fusion Summoned onto the field first. If it was sent to the Graveyard via an effect such as Gale Dogra, it cannot be Special Summoned from the Graveyard. Once a Fusion Monster has been successfully Fusion…
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There are many famous cemeteries in Ireland and many small ones. It is common for people to visit Ireland to explore them as one part of their search of their Irish ancestry.
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Graveyards are not scary. They are just normal cemeteries where people come to visit their loved ones.
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So people can make them suspenseful and scary
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Valley of the Kings and ANgel
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This tree is called a yew ,which is used to make bows
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You have to have all of the standard chips in your library. Only then will the door open and you can move on in the graveyard.
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Spring Grove Cemetery in Cincinnati, Ohio, is the third largest cemetery in the US.
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He is buried on a cemetery in Staten Island. I am his daughter, the one that he abandoned when I was 10 years old and never saw and never supported. He was a deadbeat abusive father and when I found out that he passed away, it didn't even phase me. I don't know who wants to know where he is buried b…
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James Bowdoin II is buried in the Old Granary Burying Ground on Tremont Street in Boston, Massachusetts.
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The Grave yard Crips is Crip gang next to the Santa Monica college over on 19th and 17th Street in Santa Monica, CA. I believe the gang gained its name from the Santa Monica cemetery on 17th Street. They fued with the Santa Monica 13/17 Hispanic Gang and have (or maybe still) fued with neighboring V…
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in undernet 2 on the oppsite side of the bbs board you must have baaten falzar/gregar and have 100 chips in your library ... enjoy gameing
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Egyptian God cards can be Special Summoned from the Graveyard.However, their card effect states that, "When this card is Special Summoned, it is sent to the Graveyard during the End Phase" (according to the Yu-Gi-Oh! World Championship 2009 versions).
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go to amityville talk to Thursday and click path and it takes you from there
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Actually, this is called a columbarium niche. It's where cremated remains, called cremains, are stored. Depending on how much room is in each niche, the cremains can be stored in urns or cardboard containers. Columbarium niches can be located in cemeteries and many churches.
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If you go to the Twin Caves in the abyss in Zahhab Region, there should be a giant isopod, one of Oceana's favorite animals. Make sure that you are diving with Oceana before you look for it.
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Because people are DYING to get in!
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Because a mass number of slaves and captured soldiers died during construction of the wall, so they just made mass burials out of the foundation underneath the wall to save the time of digging graves.
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I always plant roses with my grandmother on her parents grave. So I think rose is a pretty graveyard flower."A rose for everafter..."
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I think Charlie Freeman died in Fulham, 17 March 1956. He was buried there only.
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In Wolvercote Cemetery, Oxford. The grave even makes reference to his Tale of Beren and Luthien: the name "Luthien" is engraved below Edith's name and "Beren" is engraved below Tolkien's.
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spooky,cold,scaryMost Western graveyards are laid out with the graves aligned in an east-west direction, with the feet of the dead person facing east. This custom arose from Christian teachings which state that when the Lord returns to the earth to claim the dead in Christ that he will come from the…
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There might not be an answer to this question. While some maintain that Leonard Q. Ross is the author of the story/passage "The Cemetery Path," one can assert with certainty only that in 1994 one Leonard Q. Ross posted online an English class lesson on this story. However, copies of the little tale …
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You are allowed to use Monster Reborn and similar cards, under most circumstances. The important thing is that the Synchro Monster must have been properly special summoned first. If the Synchro Monster ever goes to the graveyard without being properly summoned by Synchro Summon (ie, Starlight Road c…
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it is behind renado's house
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It certainly is OK. Many, many people talk to loved ones that have died and many find it a great comfort.
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a great battle was fought and many lives where lost
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in yugioh PC game you can get the fusion cards in the graveyard by using " Monster Reborn " or " call of Haunted " or any other spell or trap cards .
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Flanders Field is an American World War 1 cemetery in Belguim. For Canadian soldiers who have fallen during batlle.
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Boot Hill Cemetery, Buffalo hunters, railroad workers, drifters and soldiers scrapped and fought, leading to the shootings where men died. The people killed were buried so quickly that undertaker dug shallow graves and buried the people with their boots on, so when it would rain you would see the bo…
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Destiny Hero Dogma cannot be special summoned, except from in hand, by tributing three monsters. As an 'except by' monster, that means the listed method is the only way he can ever be summoned. He cannot be summoned by any other means, even if he was properly summoned first and then went to the grav…
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No. Typical American cemeteries are green lawns with some tombstones here and there; typical catholic - and Mexican, by definition - cemeteries are filled with crypts and altars. See 'related links' section below.
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Female Mourners: Things you see in a graveyard Things you see in a graveyard... Rotti: Maggots! Vermin! Who want the world for nothing Commence your groveling Rotti your king is dying Even Rotti Largo cannot prevent this passing Who will inherit GeneCo? I'll keep those vultures guessing …
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There are 44,061 men buried at Langemark; 19,378 of these are known and their names on the graves that are at Langemark. Very sad as there are around 20 men in each grave.
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social studies is not everyons cup of tea I need help on this!!
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There is 11 national cemeteriesNot every state has a national cemetery. Across the country, there are 131 national cemeteries in 39 states. Some states have established state cemeteries for veterans.
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Arlington National Cemetery
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National cemeteries began in 1921.
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The most direct way to find out who is buried in a particular cemetery is to go to the cemetery office when they are open, or phone them, and ask whether a particular person is buried there. A letter request can also be mailed, and some cemeteries will also obtain a photo of a limited number of grav…
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The cemeteries were similar to a small town plan
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The Valley of the Kings
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the diamond shoals surrounding the island claimed more than 600 ships over years, being called "the graveyard of ships"
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hi my name is Payton the one who's gonna be going to bed early from now on.!.!.!.!.!
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because some cards relie on the graveyard for their effects like Marie the fallen one or sinister serpent.
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I don't know if he was the first, but the only one I know if is Ronald Reagan! :-)
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millions people die every day they add a couple more so the grave yards get bigger and bigger but i can tell you there is alot all of them (except visitors of course)
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St Marx cemetery
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