Thomas Francis Meechan’s obituary

Thomas F Meechan obituary d1928

Header from the newspaper:

Header for obituary for Thomas F Meechan d1928


Note the DOB is listed as 15 Aug 1846. This date corresponds with what is listed on his death certificate and related documents. The headstone, however, shows something different:

TFM CLC U.S. Find a

I’ve come to accept the odd reality that headstones are wrong more often than I’d imagined.

I can’t get my mind around how that would happen…hmm…


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