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Thu, Oct 21


Foster Community Center

Even in Death, there are Records

After the presentation, join us for an hour tour inside Mt. Hope Cemetery!

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Even in Death, there are Records

Time & Location

Oct 21, 2021, 3:30 PM – 4:30 PM

Foster Community Center, 200 N Foster Ave, Lansing, MI 48912, USA


About the event

Join  Mid-Michigan ARMA and colleagues to discuss cemetery and burial  records. Loretta Stanaway and Jennie Russell from the Friends of  Lansing’s Historic Cemeteries (FOLHC) will discuss records cemeteries  use to document a person’s death and burial. Learn how these permanent  records are being used by genealogists in family research and the upkeep  and care of the cemetery. At 5:00, join us at Mt. Hope Cemetery as Loretta and Jennie give a walking tour  entitled, “Lansing’s Leading Legendaries,” highlighting markers and  monuments related to the more famous and influential people of Lansing.

Registration is limited and facemasks are required for this live event.

Presentation, 3:30pm - 4:30pm

Foster Community Center

200 N. Foster Ave.

Lansing, MI  48912

Cemetery Walking Tour, 5:00pm - 6:00pm

Mt. Hope Cemetery

1800 E. Mt. Hope Ave.

Lansing, MI  48910

When visiting the cemetery, park your car on the road, so that all four tires are on the asphalt. Do not park on the grass!





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