Wednesday, December 30, 2020
Miss Fanny B. Stone was an early teacher in the local schools of Sandusky, Ohio, according to Hewson Peeke's book A STANDARD HISTORY OF ERIE COUNTY, OHIO (Lewis Publishing Co., 1916). In 1852, Fanny Stone married Stephen Tillson. Sadly, Mrs. Fanny B. Stone Tillson died on December 13, 1854. She was buried at Sandusky's Oakland Cemetery in the Stone family lot.
Tuesday, December 22, 2020
Wednesday, December 9, 2020
FamilySearch.Org now has available the records of the Ohio Veterans Home Deaths and Burials from 1889-1930. Formerly known as the Ohio Soldiers' and Sailors' Home, this facility is still in operation, and serves as a home and hospital for United States Veterans.
To use the database of Ohio Veterans Home Deaths and Burials, go to the url:
Put it the name of the veteran for home you are searching.
For example, the listing for the death of Royal W. Lane comes up with this result:
Royal W. Lane served in Company B of the 103rd Ohio Volunteer Infantry during the Civil War. He died on June 13, 1902, and was buried on the grounds of the Ohio Soldiers' and Sailors' Home in Sandusky, Ohio.
Rest in peace Royal W. Lane, and thank you for your service!
If you have ancestors buried at the Ohio Veterans Home Cemetery, be sure to check out this database at FamilySearch!