Origin of headstone
Examples from the Web for headstone
“Good bye boys, I die a true American,” were his last words, according to the headstone.
Donations flowed in from around the world, and Spann finally got a headstone—30 years after he died.
But the sight of that headstone made his existence more real to me, made me a little more humble and oddly very joyful.
She was buried at Westwood Village Memorial Park Cemetery on Sept. 16, 2008, with a headstone saying, “Queen of Pin-Ups.”‘Bettie Page Reveals All,’ A Close-Up Look at the Pinup Goddess and Sexual Icon|Marlow Stern|November 23, 2013|DAILY BEAST
On his headstone is inscribed a simple, ineradicable fact: “Here Lies Eric Arthur Blair.”Orwell’s Lies: His Diaries Reveal Problems with the Truth|Jimmy So|August 19, 2012|DAILY BEAST
When he died, his rich relations put a headstone on his grave, but left it blank.The Jews of Barnow|Karl Emil Franzos
A mound showed where Anitra had been laid away; a little mound surmounted by a headstone carved with her name.The Chief Legatee|Anna Katharine Green
He saved all of those lives as it is chiseled on his headstone.Georgina of the Rainbows|Annie Fellows Johnston
The name on the headstone was Stires, and there was himself—no, a ghost of himself!Satan Sanderson|Hallie Erminie Rives
It is found, however, on a headstone of a somewhat weak design in Old Hornsey Churchyard.In Search Of Gravestones Old And Curious|W.T. (William Thomas) Vincent