While the narrator is a bit too theatrical in parts, one thing I did learn from the video was about smallpox. When Mary Lombard died of smallpox in 1859, she was not permitted to be buried in town. Because of the smallpox she had to be buried away from others! How many others are buried away from family and friends because of something similar?
Tombstone Tuesday is a genealogical prompt of GeneaBloggers.
© Jeanne Ruczhak-Eckman, 2016