Histopolis Place-of-the-Day

Histopolis features a different cemetery, town, county or other place every day on the Place-of-The-Day.

Friday, April 22, 2011

The Histopolis Place-of-the-Day for Friday, April 22, 2011 is the San Lorenzo Municipio in Puerto Rico.

"San Lorenzo (Spanish pronunciation: [san loˈɾenθo], Saint Lawrence) is a municipality of Puerto Rico located in the eastern central region, north of Patillas and Yabucoa; south of Gurabo; east of Caguas and Cayey; and west of Juncos and Las Piedras. San Lorenzo is spread over 10 wards and San Lorenzo Pueblo (The downtown area and the administrative center of the city). It is part of the San Juan-Caguas-Guaynabo Metropolitan Statistical Area.

"San Lorenzo is called El Pueblo de los Samaritanos or La Tierra de Leyendas, The surrounding areas produce tobacco and sugar cane.

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"San Lorenzo was founded in 1493 by juan ponce de leon .

Flag: "The flag of San Lorenzo is divided in four rectangles of equal size, two rectangles are yellow and the other two are stripped with red and yellow stripes.

Coat of arms: "The grill is the traditional symbol of San Lorenzo, deacon and martyr, patron of the town, because in a grill he underwent the martyrdom, slowly burned to death. The hill or mountain represent the Gregorio Hill, which dominates the San Lorenzo panorama. The cross is one of the heraldic attributes of San Miguel Arcángel."

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April 2011

DayPlace
1Delany Cemetery, Anderson County, Texas
2Oakwood Cemetery, Belle Plaine, Scott County, Minnesota
3Echo Cemetery, Summit County, Utah
4Kern's Cemetery, Belgrade Township, Nicollet County, Minnesota
5Inglewood Park Cemetery, Inglewood, Los Angeles County, California
6Ohio Cemetery, Ceresco Township, Blue Earth County, Minnesota
7Zutphen Cemetery, Jamestown Charter Township, Ottawa County, Michigan
8Lawrence Cemetery, Anderson County, Texas
9Fields Chapel Cemetery, Anderson County, Texas
10Sugar Grove Cemetery, Jamestown Township, Blue Earth County, Minnesota
11Saint Victoria Cemetery, Victoria, Carver County, Minnesota
12Gerfers Cemetery, San Antonio, Bexar County, Texas
13Grayson Cemetery, Anderson County, Texas
14Hickory Grove Cemetery, Anderson County, Texas
15Spradling Cemetery, Mission Township, LaSalle County, Illinois
16Madison County, Mississippi
17Yazoo County, Mississippi
18Maricao Municipio, Puerto Rico
19Beaufort County, North Carolina
20Rio Arriba County, New Mexico
21Perry County, Indiana
22San Lorenzo Municipio, Puerto Rico
23Caribou County, Idaho
24Barton County, Missouri
25Sevier County, Tennessee
26Ransom County, North Dakota
27Winston County, Alabama
28Christian County, Kentucky
29Vermillion County, Indiana
30Clallam County, Washington

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Note: The first Place-of-the-Day was in September 2010