What happened to the cemeteries each time Saint Anne’s Church relocated?

A cemetery to the French settlers is very different from our idea today, many of the original graves were not marked, and visits would have been infrequent.People didn’t have time to dwell on the past. Extensive mortuary memorials were reserved for wealthy or important individuals, many of whom preferred to be buried in their native homelands. The interred at Ste. Anne’s Cemetery I were the working class, the poor and the converted Native American slaves who worked in the fur trade. … More What happened to the cemeteries each time Saint Anne’s Church relocated?

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Notorious 313 True Crime / Ghost “Bus” Tour

Notorious 313 True Crime / Ghost “Bus” Tour Where the real crime is not taking this tour! Sunday, October 27 / 1 – 5 PM / $39 Discount Code: HALLOWEEN saves you $10 off ticket price. Use discount code when ordering tickets online or mention it when ordering by phone. Tours depart promptly from The Park Shelton lobby located at 15 E. Kirby (Kirby at Woodward), Detroit, MI … More Notorious 313 True Crime / Ghost “Bus” Tour

Notorious 313 – Detroit – True Crime / Ghost Walking Tour

Notorious 313 True Crime & Ghost Lantern Tour  Where the “real crime” is not taking this tour! Click here for 2014 schedule Tours depart promptly from outside the Greektown People Mover. REAL DEAL – Use discount code HALLOWEEN when ordering (online & by phone) and SAVE $7.00! It’s a treat not a trick. Discount code gets … More Notorious 313 – Detroit – True Crime / Ghost Walking Tour

MIDTOWN Macabre listed in Detroit Halloween Guide 2011

Hometown History Tours is pleased to find its special Halloween tour offering MIDTOWN Macabre: Trail of Terror Walking Tour listed in the Detroit Halloween Guide 2011 published online by metromix detroit. MIDTOWN Macabre  Trail of Terror Walking Tour can be found under the Haunted Attraction 2011 fun for older trick-or-treaters category compiled by Dora Robles-Hernandez. “We’re … More MIDTOWN Macabre listed in Detroit Halloween Guide 2011

MIDTOWN Macabre, a Halloween walking tour debuts in Detroit

Although murder is a rather gruesome aspect of history, it’s also rather telling of society at the time. A young girl murdered in cold blood – in the dark of night – along with her three roommates, by none other than her father. The real killer in all of this is the reason why he … More MIDTOWN Macabre, a Halloween walking tour debuts in Detroit