Monday, August 30, 2010

Stephen Keyes, West Hartford, CT - 1788

Fig. 1 - (c) 2010 Marian Pierre-Louis. All Rights Reserved
IN Memory of Captain
STEPHEN KEYES
Who died April 2d
1788. Aged 71.
He was many years a 
reputable Merchant in Pom
fret. And justly esteemed
an excellent Neighbour,
husband, & parent. A good
citizen & a steady Christian

Beneath this Stone deaths priso-
     ( ner lies,
The stone shall move the Saint
 ( shall rise
What's now concealed Beneath 
( the dust
Shall then appear among the Just.


Fig. 2 - (c) 2010 Marian Pierre-Louis. All Rights Reserved
Old Center Cemetery, West Hartford, Connecticut

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