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The '''grave of James and Lily Potter''' is located in the [[Godric's Hollow graveyard|graveyard]] of [[Godric's Hollow]]. It was made of the same white marble as [[Albus Dumbledore's tomb]], and shone in the darkness. The headstone had been engraved with [[Lily Evans|Lily]] and [[James Potter I|James]]' dates of birth and death, and the message "''The last enemy that shall be destroyed is death''". [[Harry Potter]] and [[Hermione Granger]] visited this grave on [[Christmas]] Eve in [[1997]], and conjured a wreath of roses to lay on the grave. The grave of [[Ignotus Peverell]], the original owner of a [[Deathly Hallows]] (as well as an ancestor of James Potter), lay in the same graveyard, as did Dumbledore's [[Kendra Dumbledore|mother]] and [[Ariana Dumbledore|sister]].
 
The '''grave of James and Lily Potter''' is located in the [[Godric's Hollow graveyard|graveyard]] of [[Godric's Hollow]]. It was made of the same white marble as [[Albus Dumbledore's tomb]], and shone in the darkness. The headstone had been engraved with [[Lily Evans|Lily]] and [[James Potter I|James]]' dates of birth and death, and the message "''The last enemy that shall be destroyed is death''". [[Harry Potter]] and [[Hermione Granger]] visited this grave on [[Christmas]] Eve in [[1997]], and conjured a wreath of roses to lay on the grave. The grave of [[Ignotus Peverell]], the original owner of a [[Deathly Hallows]] (as well as an ancestor of James Potter), lay in the same graveyard, as did Dumbledore's [[Kendra Dumbledore|mother]] and [[Ariana Dumbledore|sister]].

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James and Lily Potter's grave
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Location

Godric's Hollow cemetery

Permanent residents
Affiliation

Potter family

The grave of James and Lily Potter is located in the graveyard of Godric's Hollow. It was made of the same white marble as Albus Dumbledore's tomb, and shone in the darkness. The headstone had been engraved with Lily and James' dates of birth and death, and the message "The last enemy that shall be destroyed is death". Harry Potter and Hermione Granger visited this grave on Christmas Eve in 1997, and conjured a wreath of roses to lay on the grave. The grave of Ignotus Peverell, the original owner of a Deathly Hallows (as well as an ancestor of James Potter), lay in the same graveyard, as did Dumbledore's mother and sister.

Hermiones flowers
The flowers which Hermione produced on Lily and James Potter's grave.
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Behind the Scenes

  • The inscription on the Potters' gravestone is from 1 Corinthians 15:26 in the Bible, which discusses Christ defeating all enemies, the last being death itself.
  • Rowling stated in 2007, "[But] I think those two particular quotations he [Harry] finds on the tombstones at Godric's Hollow, they sum up — they almost epitomise the whole series."[1]

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