From Mirror.co.uk, posted Dec. 24, 2005:
GRAVE NEWS OVER SANTA
By Aidan Mcgurran
FATHER Christmas died more than 400 years ago - but there's no need to worry.
He was another Father Christmas, who lived in the Essex village of Dedham and was buried there on May 30, 1564, according to ancient parish records.
A spokeswoman for Essex records office in Colchester said: "We don't think the real Father Christmas is buried there. It will just be a person in the village who happened to be called Father Christmas."
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