Tombstones sentence example
Tombstones will often list the date of birth.
Three inscribed tombstones, including that of the young cavalryman, have been found in the vicinity of the fort.
Among remains are tombstones carved between 1300 and 1560 depicting armored warriors, priests and war galleys.
Cemetery records and tombstones often give the date of birth as well as the date of death.
The tombstones of 18th and 19th century mariners can be seen in the graveyard.Advertisement
A small exhibition room displays military regalia and unique tombstones dating back to the tenth century.
Find A Grave also features photographs of tombstones and a memorial, where visitors can leave virtual floral tributes.
Tombstones - This is a valuable source for dates of birth as well as dates of death.
Another way a genealogist can find public military records is looking into memorials and tombstones.
These tombstones include the name, rank and war in which the veteran fought.Advertisement
Store-bought mini tombstones are cute and easy to buy, but why not make your own cemetery to welcome visitors?
Remains of the bridge of the Via Aemilia over the Rhenus have also been found - consisting of parts of the parapets on each side, in brick-faced concrete which belong to a restoration, the original construction (probably by Augustus in 2 B.C.) having been in blocks of Veronese red marble - and also of a massive protecting wall slightly above it, of late date, in the construction of which a large number of Roman tombstones were used.
Like Fortune, with whom she is often coupled in inscriptions on Roman tombstones, she was also represented with the cornu copiae (horn of plenty).
More remarkable are the tombstones, generally measuring 6 ft.
Wooden coffins, with skeletons wrapped in coarse hairy cloth, and both pagan and Christian tombstones with runic inscriptions have been found.Advertisement
Barre is an important seat of the granite industry, and manufactures monuments and tombstones, stone-cutting implements and other machinery.
In 1905 the city's factory products were valued at $3,373,046, of which 86.9% was the value of the monuments and tombstones manufactured.
Among the leading products are those of the furnaces, foundries and machine shops, flour and grist mills, planing mills, creameries, bridge and iron works, publishing houses and a packing house; and brick, tile, pottery, patent medicines, furniture, caskets, tombstones, carriages, farm machinery, Portland cement, glue, gloves and?hosiery.
It contains a fine abbey church of the 12th century and in the cemetery connected with it are many tombstones of the 13th and, 4th centuries.
In the interior of the church are some beautiful stained glass windows, both ancient and modern, the tombstones of several of the dukes of Zahringen, statues of archbishops of Freiburg, and paintings by Holbein and by Hans Baldung (c. 1 47 0 - 1 545), commonly called Griin.Advertisement
On Jewish tombstones of the Hellenistic period the title is frequently found, sometimes applied to women.
In the 1st Dynasty the large tombstones of the kings are of bold work, but the smaller stones of private graves vary much in the style, many being very coarse.
Other important finds were seven statues of women from a sanctuary of Artemis Polo, .a temple and altar of Apollo Pythius, decorative terra-cottas from an archaic Prytaneion, a cemetery with carved and painted tombstones, and remains of a triumphal arch of Caracalla.
The cemetery was naturally associated with the legend of St Ursula; and, this identification once accepted, it is not unlikely that when more careful investigations revealed male skeletons and tombstones bearing the names of men, other and more definite epitaphs were invented to reconcile the old traditions with the facts of such a damaging discovery.
Usually it was governed by a viceroy of the royal line, but it gained a brief independence under Ptolemy Lathyrus (107-89 B.C.), and under a brother of Ptolemy Auletes in 58 B.C. The great sanctuaries of Paphos and Idalium, and the public buildings of Salamis, which were wholly remodelled in this period, have produced but few works of art; the sculpture from local shrines at Voni and Vitsada, and the frescoed tombstones from Amathus, only show how incapable the Cypriotes still were of utilizing Hellenistic models; a rare and beautiful class of terra-cottas like those of Myrina may be of Cypriote fabric, but their style is wholly of the Aegean.Advertisement
The manufactures of Quincy were long unimportant, with the exception of "Quincy granite,'" which was first quarried in 1825,-this being the first "systematic siliceous crystalline rock quarrying" in New England-and of which the output in the form of tombstones and monuments in 1905 was valued at $2,018,198, and in the form of "marble and stone work" was valued at $364,924.
The so-called Small church, dating from about 1280, also contains fine carving and tombstones; and is the remnant of a Franciscan convent which once existed here.
Some of the old tombstones may now be seen used to make a crossing to the little brook at Tiscot.
The long cists were clearly of roman or later date because several used broken fragments of Roman tombstones in their construction.
You will be shown many medieval tombstones that help to date the church.Advertisement
The guide will show you a vaulted room full of medieval tombstones, many having the coats of arms of crusader knights.
In the second act there was scenery representing tombstones, there was a round hole in the canvas to represent the moon, shades were raised over the footlights, and from horns and contrabass came deep notes while many people appeared from right and left wearing black cloaks and holding things like daggers in their hands.
Tombstones had been her only monitors; but the deep sorrow of death brings with it deep sympathy.
The long cists were clearly of Roman or later date because several used broken fragments of Roman tombstones in their construction.
These are the photographs of 24 tombstones in a little graveyard outside Castlederg each one a memorial to the terror of the IRA.Advertisement
However, this notion does not seem to hold true when we examine the actual tombstones of the soldiers themselves.
The same works with the tombstones, only you will find these in the warehouse next to the asylum over in Preppy town.
Jewish tombstones will have symbols on them such as the Star of David, lions, a menorah, scrolls or the tablets with the 10 Commandments.
By examining the other tombstones in the surrounding area, you may find the graves of other relatives or friends of whom you were unaware.
Many tombstones will include a mention of an ancestor's service.Advertisement