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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 [...]

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 [...]

Tombstone Tuesday - Miglāns 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.

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

Top Inscription: “Miglānu ģimene” (“Miglāns Family”)

Names: Jānis, 1862-1927; Emīlija, 1872-1919; Olga, 1892-1893; Milda, 1895-1939

Location: Torņakalns cemetery, Rīga

Tombstone Tuesday - Marcis Balodis, 1873-1934

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: “Še dus mūsu biedris” (“Here sleeps our friend/colleague”)

Name: Marcis Balodis, born August 17, 1873; died March [...]

Tombstone Tuesday – Hermans Putniņš, 1913-1936

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, April 2012. Click to enlarge.

Top Inscription: “Še dus mūsu mīļais dēls, brālis un draugs” (“Here sleeps our dear son, brother and friend”)

Name: [...]

Tombstone Tuesday – Eduards Lazdiņš, 1886-1926

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.

Name: Eduards Lazdiņš, born February 15, 1886; died October 26, 1926.

Inscription on reverse: “Reiz Jūsu starpā dzīvoju, bet [...]