Dearborn Historical Museum presents lecture on Detroit’s Holy Cross Cemetery

DEARBORN – The Dearborn Historical Museum will hosting a free public lecture on Detroit’s Holy Cross Cemetery at 7:30 p.m. Wednesday at the McFadden-Ross House, 915 S. Brady.

Author Elaine Walters Raymo uses her professional genealogical, historical research and family experience to create a snapshot of the individuals whose final resting place is in Detroit’s Holy Cross Cemetery.

Immigrants from several nationalities have laid their loved ones to rest there since 1838, when the footprint was only a two-acre plot. The cemetery has since grown to 65 acres.

For more information, call (313) 565-3000.