The History of Funeral Traditions

This fascinating timeline was provided by Robin Hyde-Chambers, owner of a Funeral Director company called R-Hyde Chambers Funerals in the United Kingdom.

As Robin says, “Funeral rites are as old as the human race itself. Every culture and civilization has attended to the proper care of their dead. With this infographic, you can discover the history of burial traditions around the world.”

Please check out Robin’s timeline here.

About Loren Rhoads

I'm the author of 199 Cemeteries to See Before You Die and Wish You Were Here: Adventures in Cemetery Travel, as well as a space opera trilogy. In addition to blogging at CemeteryTravel.com, I blog about my morbid life at lorenrhoads.com.
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