Episodes

Jan. 20, 2022

Episode 67 - Gangsters' Paradise - St. Paul, Minnesota and a visit to…

Alvin “Creepy” Karpis once said, “Of all the midwest cities the one I knew best was St. Paul and it was a crook’s haven." In this…

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Jan. 13, 2022

Episode 66 - Dr. Thomas Edge Discusses the Care and Remembrance of Ly…

Jennie and Dianne interview their first guest of the new year! Dr. Thomas Edge is an Associate Teaching Professor in the Departme…

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Jan. 6, 2022

Episode 65 - Wyuka Cemetery in Lincoln, Nebraska

Jennie and Dianne delve into the beauty and stories of Lincoln, Nebraska's Wyuka Cemetery; a cemetery with the distinction of bei…

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Dec. 23, 2021

Episode 64 - Charles Dickens's A Christmas Carol with The Rebel at La…

Drifter and Gypsie of the Rebel at Large Adventure podcast join Jennie and her son Charlie and husband Dave in an abridged retell…

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Dec. 16, 2021

Episode 63 - Mount Calvary Cemetery and its Luminarias in Albuquerque…

Jennie and Dianne visit the Land of Enchantment, specifically Mount Calvary Cemetery in Albuquerque, New Mexico where every Chris…

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Dec. 9, 2021

Episode 62 - Winchester Cathedral, Jane Austen & Christmas

Dianne and Jennie explore one of the world's largest Gothic cathedrals, Winchester Cathedral in Winchester, England. This cathedr…

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Dec. 2, 2021

Episode 61 - BloomBridge Update with Founder Kristen Allen

Jennie and Dianne sit down with BloomBridge founder Kristen Allen for an update on how the flower delivery service has been going…

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Nov. 25, 2021

Episode 60 - Indigenous Peoples of the American Southwest and their B…

November is National Native American Heritage Month so in this episode Jennie and Dianne learn about the death and burial traditi…

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Nov. 18, 2021

Episode 59 - Abolitionist Moses Summers in Oakwood Cemetery, Syracuse…

Jennie and Dianne chat with fellow taphophile and podcast host Hugh Yeman about his extraordinary leap down the rabbit hole that …

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Nov. 11, 2021

Episode 58 - Veteran's Day 2021 and America's Cemetery in Hermitage, …

In this episode Jennie and Dianne pay homage to America's military veterans as they explore America's Cemetery and the Avenue of …

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Nov. 4, 2021

Episode 57 - Elm Grove Cemetery in Mystic, Connecticut

Dianne and Jennie take an Autumn stroll through beautiful Elm Grove Cemetery in Mystic, Connecticut. They explore the history of …

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Oct. 28, 2021

Episode 56 - Beyond the Grave: Cemetery Wanderings with Edgar Allan P…

Join Jennie and Dianne for this very special Halloween edition of the Ordinary Extraordinary Cemetery podcast. Grab your favorite…

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Oct. 21, 2021

Episode 55 - Oak Grove Cemetery and the Borden Family in Fall River, …

Dianne and Jennie sit down with special guest Shelley Dziedzic to discuss Oak Grove Cemetery in Fall River, Massachusetts where t…

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Oct. 14, 2021

Episode 54 - Eastern Cemetery in Louisville, Kentucky

In this episode Jennie and Dianne are joined by Andy Harpole and Savannah Darr of the Friends of Eastern Cemetery and by fellow p…

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Oct. 7, 2021

Episode 53 - Happy One Year Anniversary Ordinary Extraordinary Cemete…

In this very special episode Jennie and Dianne celebrate the one year anniversary of the Ordinary Extraordinary Cemetery podcast!…

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Sept. 30, 2021

Episode 52 - Special Guest Nolan Altman and the JewishGen Online Worl…

Jennie and Dianne chat with special guest Nolan Altman about how a simple question from his daughter led him down genealogy rabbi…

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Sept. 23, 2021

Episode 51 - The Spirit Houses in St. Nicholas Cemetery in Eklutna, A…

In this episode of the Ordinary Extraordinary Cemetery Jennie and Dianne share news of a 140-year-old cemetery that was lost but …

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Sept. 16, 2021

Episode 50 - A Conversation with Necrotourist Ken Naegele

Jennie and Dianne sit down and talk with necro tourist Ken Naegele who is also the host of The Cemetery Podcast. Ken shares many …

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Sept. 9, 2021

Episode 49 - Sleepy Hollow Cemetery in Concord, Massachusetts

“No abbey’s gloom, nor dark cathedral stoops, No winding torches paint the midnight air; Here the green pines delight, the aspe…

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Sept. 2, 2021

Episode 48 - The Little Cemetery in the Sky & St Mary of the Snows, D…

Jennie and Dianne explore a couple of highly unique Belgian immigrant cemeteries located in Door County, Wisconsin. Is there real…

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Aug. 26, 2021

Episode 47- Oakwood Cemetery - Cuyahoga Falls, Ohio

Jennie and Dianne take you to one of Ohio's most beautiful garden cemeteries, Oakwood Cemetery in Cuyahoga Falls. In this episode…

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Aug. 19, 2021

Episode 46 - 5 Mysterious Graves

In this episode Dianne and Jennie visit five  mysterious graves located throughout the United States. From the grave of a female …

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Aug. 12, 2021

Episode 45 - The Irish Miners of Leadville, Colorado and Their Forgot…

Jennie and Dianne are joined by special guest James Walsh who shares the stories and histories of the Irish miners who went to Le…

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Aug. 5, 2021

Episode 44 - A Gold Mine, A Pocket Watch and a Heart of Gold

Find out how a gold mine, a pocket watch, and a letter bring the past to life and bring a family back together. In this episode J…

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