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What is History Lived?


We are a group of friends discovering history and traditions around death and dying at the places we explore. We also make this an educational endeavor. We hope what we discover and document will assist others who are seeking answers.

Sometimes we call this historical adventuring.

Why so morbid?


Well… Death is a fact of life. Everything dies. EVERYTHING. What you do between birth and death is the history you’ve lived.

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Burton A. Burton

In the misty morning after a birthday celebratory weekend for Matt we waited out the line for the ferry by visiting a local cemetery. MtBaker Cemetery It was classic foggy cemetery scenery. So many movies came to mind. You could smell the moss and my ankles were wet from walking through the grass. My favorite …

You Are Not Alone

Do you know a Funeral Director? Have you ever met one? Until I researched and obtained my internship in the mortuary industry I didn’t know anything about Funeral Directors. I didn’t know that a Funeral Director could cry. Sometimes your Funeral Director cries with you. Similar to First Responders, Funeral Directors are the pillar of …