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Solomon Allen  May 4, 1824--May 10, 1926  Gravestone reads:   "Died May 5, 1926  Age 100 Yrs    He followed virtue   As his truest guide.  Lived as a Christian  As a Christian Died"

Solomon Allen May 4, 1824--May 10, 1926 Gravestone reads: "Died May 5, 1926 Age 100 Yrs He followed virtue As his truest guide. Lived as a Christian As a Christian Died"

(Sharon) Christa Corrigan McAuliffe - Birth:  Sep. 2, 1948 Boston MA. Death:  Jan. 28, 1986. Cape Canaveral Florida, USA. Astronaut, Educator. She was a teacher, and was slated to be the first civilian in space, assigned to fly about the ill-fated space shuttle "USS Challenger". The image of her jaunty stride and exuberant wave as she entered Challenger spacecraft shortly before the ill-fated mission ended in tragedy has become an icon of the 20th century.

28 janvier 1986 : Explosion de la navette Challenger Christa McAuliffe - Teacher/astronaut, she died in the explosion of the space shuttle Challenger

‘Baby Trees’.    In Tana Toraja, Indonesia, when a baby dies, a mother cuts a hole in a tree and places the child inside, sometimes in a coffin or basket. A tree may be used for a few babies and for decades.    Photo credit: Derek Brown

What a beautiful thought! On the island of Sulawesi, in Indonesia, newborn infants who die are buried in the trunks of giant trees. The people there believe that the child’s soul will rise up into the heavens through the tree.

Susanna Baker died 1783,Rahway,New Jersey:Photo by The Bishop (Beautiful heart design on stone,Dutch design with tulips)

Susanna Baker died 1783 - Rahway, New Jersey :Photo by The Bishop (Beautiful heart design on stone, Dutch design with tulips)

1st January 1511: In the early hours of the morning Catherine of Aragon gave birth to a son, Henry Duke of Cornwall, son of Henry VIII. Tragically the little boy was to die only fifty two days later on February 22nd. How different Tudor history and England may have been if the little boy had lived.

January On this day in history Queen Katherine of Aragon gave birth to a stillborn baby girl approximately six months.

This poem, often attributed to an anonymous Native American, was actually written by Baltimore housewife Mary Frye in 1932. Mary was moved by the grief of a young Jewish woman staying with them whose mother fell ill and died in Germany. The woman was unable to attend her mother’s funeral due to rising anti-Semitic sentiment back home and was upset at not being able to visit the grave. The poem later became popular with families of servicemen killed in war, especially when no body is…

This poem, oft attributed to an anonymous Native American, was actually written by Baltimore housewife Mary Frye in Mary was moved by the grief of a young Jewish woman staying with them who's mother fell ill and died in Germany. The woman was unable

This old cemetery located in Salem, Massachusetts, is the actual resting place for the 20 men, women, and children that were executed after the Salem Witch Trials in 1693.

This old cemetery located in Salem, Massachusetts, is the actual resting place for the 20 men, women, and children that were executed after the Salem Witch Trials in 1693.

The Fallen. D-Day Tribute in Arromanches, France to those who died in Operation Neptune, June 6, 1945. Nine thousand silhouettes in the sand.

A heartbreaking tribute.

British artists Jamie Wardley and Andy Moss. The Fallen. A D-Day Tribute in Arromanches, France for those who died in Operation Neptune, June Nine thousand silhouettes in the sand.

Pregnant woman and child's remains

Skeleton of a woman and foetus/baby who both died during the mother's pregnancy

Skeleton of mother and baby, who both died during birth. My mother's mother died giving birth to her 8 th child so I guess her skeleton must look like this because the baby died inside of her. How very sad for my Mom to grow up without a mother.

Grave Marker in Caldwell, Texas. Further research results - BPH (Bernard P Hopkins) 1904-1993 lived in Caldwell but is buried in Morton Cemetery, Richmond, Texas. BPH grave is listed #100/101 in pictures of headstones. http://billiongraves.com/pages/cemeteries/Morton+Cemetery/103178

Buried in Texas, USA. I wonder what Bernard P. Hopkins did to deserve this add-on marker?

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