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Tombstone Tuesday – Jānis and Marta Dambis

In this series, I am providing pictures of tombstones from Latvian cemeteries, all with death dates prior to 1945. I do not have any further information on the people mentioned.

Photo taken by me, April 2012. Click to enlarge.

Top Inscription: “Eduards Dambis Ģimenes Kapi” (“Family Grave of Eduards Dambis”)

Names: Jānis Adolps, born April 27, 1908, died […]

Tombstone Tuesday - Krišs Kuntzendorfs, 1835-1908

In this series, I am providing pictures of tombstones from Latvian cemeteries, all with death dates prior to 1945. I do not have any further information on the people mentioned.

Photo taken by me, September 2012. Click to enlarge.

Name: Krišs Kuntzendorfs, born March 13, 1835, died September 16, 1908

Inscription: “Nu dusiet Dieva lauciņā, Kā jaukā klusā […]

Tombstone Tuesday – Pēteris and Līze Korpis

In this series, I am providing pictures of tombstones from Latvian cemeteries, all with death dates prior to 1945. I do not have any further information on the people mentioned.

Photo taken by me, September 2012. Click to enlarge.

Top Inscription: “Še dus Dieva mierā” (“Sleeping here in God’s peace”)

Pēteris Korpis, born March 13, 1863, died April […]

Tombstone Tuesday – Musts Children

In this series, I am providing pictures of tombstones from Latvian cemeteries, all with death dates prior to 1945. I do not have any further information on the people mentioned.

Photo taken by me, September 2012. Click to enlarge.

Names: Imants Musts, born May 9, 1935, died February 12, 1936; Edgars Ludvigs Musts, born March 1, 1937, […]

Tombstone Tuesday – Walter Family

In this series, I am providing pictures of tombstones from Latvian cemeteries, all with death dates prior to 1945. I do not have any further information on the people mentioned.

We have a German one today, most of my other Tombstone Tuesdays have been in Latvian. However, Germans have lived in Latvia for the past 800 […]

Wordless Wednesday – Francis Family Portrait

I was at a cemetery this weekend, visiting and photographing the grave of my great-grandfather’s sister, and happened to meet a relative I had never met before! This relative was an elderly lady who was the daughter of one of my great-grandfather’s other sisters. We met again on Monday, and she gave me all of […]

Tombstone Tuesday – Kārlis Rozenbergs, 1856-1909

In this series, I am providing pictures of tombstones from Latvian cemeteries, all with death dates prior to 1945. I do not have any further information on the people mentioned.

Photo taken by me, September 2012. Click to enlarge.

Name: Kārlis Rozenbergs, born January 6, 1856, died March 28, 1909

Bottom Inscription: “Esi uzticīgs līdz nāvei, tad […]

Tombstone Tuesday – Kristaps Piens, ?-1917

In this series, I am providing pictures of tombstones from Latvian cemeteries, all with death dates prior to 1945. I do not have any further information on the people mentioned.

Photo taken by me, September 2012. Click to enlarge.

Name: Kristaps Piens, died August 21, 1917

Bottom Inscription: “Tas pļaujas kungs zin lauku, lauz vārpu gatavu” (The man […]

Tombstone Tuesday - Jānis Kreišmanis, 1873-1920

In this series, I am providing pictures of tombstones from Latvian cemeteries, all with death dates prior to 1945. I do not have any further information on the people mentioned.

Photo taken by me, September 2012. Click to enlarge.

Top Inscription: “Še dus Dieva mierā” (“Sleeping here in God’s peace”)

Name: Jānis Kreišmanis, born February 18, 1873, died […]

Tombstone Tuesday – Katrine Richerts, 1874-1936

In this series, I am providing pictures of tombstones from Latvian cemeteries, all with death dates prior to 1945. I do not have any further information on the people mentioned.

Photo taken by me, September 2012. Click to enlarge.

Name: Katrine Richerts, maiden name Zaķis. Born July 19, 1874, died May 3, 1936.

Bottom Inscription: “Kas mīļš un […]