Soil Systems, Inc. Pueblo Grande Burial Types Coding Sheet

Creator(s): Rebecca Hill

Year: unknown


Burial type categories used in the demography/paleopathology data sets from Soil Systems, Inc.'s Pueblo Grande projects that post-date the Hohokam Expressway Project and involved private lands.

Cite this Record

Soil Systems, Inc. Pueblo Grande Burial Types Coding Sheet. Rebecca Hill. ( tDAR id: 367876) ; doi:10.6067/XCV8NG4PF1

Category: Human Burial

Coding Rules

Code Term Description Mapped Ontology Node
Code Term Definition
Inhumation Inhumation Individual buried intact
Possible Secondary Cremation Possible secondary cremation deposit Disturbance makes identification as a secondary cremation uncertain.
Primary Cremation/Crematorium Primary cremation or crematorium Mortuary feature where the individual was cremated.
Secondary Cremation secondary cremation deposit The burial deposit of a portion of a cremated individual, removed from the original incineration site.
Secondary Inhumation disturbed then reburied inhumed individual May be all or part of an individual (not cremated) moved the primary burial location.
Special Coding Rules: These entries are not in the coding-sheet, but represent edge-cases in Data Integration that may benefit from custom mappings

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