Cause of Death ~ One Murdered, One Hanged: When the name of the place is Tombstone, you expect to find a city of the dead somewhere in town. These two 'fellers' died with their boots on and are buried in Boothill, a name given to many cemeteries of the American West. While the words are authentic, the markers are not. In fact, Boothill has been manicured to appeal to the tourist market. Few cemeteries are more fun to visit than this one. Boothill Graveyard.