Examples of Analysis of Grave Sites for Study of Human Populations

General Biology - BI 04, Saint Anselm College, Summer 2003

 

Chris Griffith and Mark Thibodeau collect data

from grave sites in Manchester, NH on 7 July, 2003.

 

 

Grave Site

 

Calculation (Year Died - Year Born = Age)

 

1958 - 1884 = 74 years old

Male

1998 - 1924 = 74 years old

Female

1986 - 1925 = 61 years old

1957 - 1957 = 0 years old

1983 - 1920 = 63 years old