Posted 25 April 2004 - 03:09 PM
It is said that she fell in love with a Gentleman from New Orleans who promised to marry her. He left Louisiana and never returned for Marie.
She was so devistated and heartbroken, that she hung herself from a cypress tree in whe swamps. It is said if you go into the swamps (I am not exactly which ones) near New Orleans, you can here her screaming and crying for her lover.
Some say you can even see her swinging from the tree.
She is buried in a large cemetary in New Orleans.
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I have heard that one to Alsie.
Posted 03 May 2004 - 03:30 PM
St.Louis Cemetery No.2, where another crypt marked Marie Laveau is known as the Wishing Vault for women seeking husbands.
Posted 08 May 2004 - 04:32 PM
Thanks for the info!
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