Saturday, October 2, 2010

Joseph Pierpont, Peabody, MA -1794

Fig. 1 - (c) 2010 Marian Pierre-Louis. All Rights Reserved

Sacred
to the Memory
of
Mr. JOSEPH PIERPONT
a Man
of strict Integrity
extensive Charity
and
unaffected Piety
died
September 23rd 1794
aged 88 Years.

Blessed are the Dead, who
die in the Lord.



Fig. 2 - (c) 2010 Marian Pierre-Louis. All Rights Reserved

Old South Cemetery, Peabody, Massachusetts

2 comments:

  1. Do you know if he was related to the Roxbury Pierponts?

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  2. I don't know for certain but there is a good chance of it given the time period and proximity. There is a new book on the Pierponts by Helen Schatvet Ullman called "The Pierponts of Roxbury". It is very likely revealed in there.

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