Monday, December 12, 2011

Jacob Tappan, West Newbury, MA - 1725


Bridge Street Cemetery, West Newbury, Massachusetts


HERE LYES BURIED
the BODY OF
JACOB TAPPAN JUNr
WHO DIED JULY Ye
21 IN 1725 & IN
20 FURST YEAR


When this photo from the Farber Gravestone Collection was taken the gravestone was still standing upright and the text was easier to read.  They list the carver as Robert Mullicken Jr.  His work is simply amazing.

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