• Green-Wood Cemetery: The Most Beautiful Cemetery I’ve Ever Seen!

    By Published On: July 22nd, 2008Categories: Church's and Cemeteries, Places

    The Green-Wood Cemetery has long been considered one of the world’s most beautiful cemeteries and is the final resting place of nearly 600,000 persons, including some of history’s most memorable figures. Since its establishment in 1838, The Green-Wood Cemetery has offered a dignified selection of burial options including an urn garden, columbarium, community and private

  • The Lewis Family In Green-Wood Cemetery, Brooklyn, NY

    By Published On: July 18th, 2008Categories: Church's and Cemeteries, Surname: Lewis

    After my first experience at the New York City Records Archives, I took a short trip on the subway to Brooklyn where the Green-Wood Cemetery is. After a VERY LONG walk on a 90+ degree day, I found the area where the plot for ten lewis's was supposed to be.  It took me over 20 minutes to