BillionGraves Golden Egg Contest Winners!


Week #2

Week 2 of the BillionGraves Golden Egg Contest is officially over! Another incredible week with 176,769 photos taken and 208,038 new records transcribed! A big THANK YOU to everyone who contributed this weekend and found 5 Golden Eggs all over the world! Check out the leaderboard HERE!

Week 2

This week’s Golden Egg clue was the date that NASA introduced the Mercury Seven astronaut team to the world, April 9, 1959. 

For our Facebook friends, there was a bonus question for an extra entry into the contest. The question: Only one member from the Original Mercury Seven Astronauts stepped foot on the moon, was “Captain” Alan Shepard. Congrats to Jessica Blanton for winning this week’s bonus entry!

Here are the 6 entries submitted over the weekend!

Week #2 Entries
1 Robert Alan Carter …IdaMayAdams/7482771
2 Robert Alan Carter …WadeBBigbee/7484488
3 Paulwuzhere …MaryYeatman/7499718
4 Paulwuxhere …WalterEShrimpton/7499772
5 Zoey …DonLeeGarrett/7523719
6 Jessica Blanton …Bonus Facebook Winner

The winners of the BillionGraves Golden Egg Contest for week 2 are:

Bronze Egg ($10 Amazon gift card): Robert Alan Carter



Silver Egg ($20 Anker Backup Battery): Jessica Blanton



Golden Egg ($40 Ogio Newt Tablet Case): Zoey



****Winner’s check your BillionGraves email for information about claiming your prize!****

A big THANK YOU to everyone who participated in this week’s Golden Egg contest! Didn’t win this week? Don’t worry, you can still win a Golden Egg during week 3 of the Golden Egg Contest! So grab your phone, and start planning your trip to the cemetery this weekend! Remember, you need the clue to participate, so follow us on Facebook HERE and tune in this Wednesday for this week’s Golden Egg clue.

Happy BillionGraves’ing!