printer icon Print this Page

This Website was paid for by - Auer Endowment -

Allen County Public Library Genealogy Center

Our Events

Events List

  1. Understanding Gravestone Symbols

    Tuesday, June 02, 2020

    Register for this virtual program on Gravestone Symbols!

  2. Y-DNA Basics with Q & A on any DNA topic

    Thursday, June 04, 2020

    Register for this virtual program on DNA!

  3. Exploring the Indiana State Archives’ Online Resources

    Tuesday, June 16, 2020

    Join us for a free virtual program on the Indiana State Archives.

Understanding Gravestone Symbols

If you have a question about this event, Please contact us


From: 6/02/2020 02:30 PM

To: 6/02/2020 03:30 PM

Join Cathy Wallace from BillionGraves on June 2nd at 2:30 p.m. EDT.

Once you understand the meaning behind gravestone symbols, walking through a cemetery becomes an adventure! You will catch glimpses into the lives and legacies of those buried there like never before. Come learn about more than 100 gravestone symbols from BillionGraves’ amazing cemetery database. From angels to crowns and broken obelisks to weeping willows, you will understand the messages your ancestors were leaving on their departed loved one’s headstones. It will open your eyes to a whole new world and your trips to the cemetery will never be the same again!

Register in advance for this program:

After registering, you will receive a confirmation email containing information about joining the program.

All events