Wednesday, March 9, 2011

Samuel Abbot, Andover, MA - 1769

In Memory of
Samuel Abbot,
son of Mr. Steven
and Mrs. Mary Abbot
who was killed by a cart
August the 10th 1769
Aged 6 years

Tho' sudden was the stroke,
Which stopt his vital breath
He must obey, twas God who spoke,
And yield to cruel death.

South Parish Church Cemetery, Andover, Massachusetts