Thursday, May 26, 2011

Thomas Moody, Newburyport, MA - 1737


HERE LYES BURIED
the BODY OF MR
THOMAS MOODY WHO
DIED the LAST DAY OF 
MARCH & in the 69th
YEAR OF HIS AGE
1737


Old Burying Hill, Newburyport, Massachusetts

This is likely the work of stone carver Robert Mullicken, Jr.

Tuesday, May 24, 2011

Sarah Chase, West Newbury, MA - 1782


This stone is Sacred to the Memory
of Mrs. Sarah Chase Late
Consort of Mr. David Chase
who Deceas'd 17th Feb'ry  An. Dom.
1782
In ye 72d year
of her Age



Bridge Street Cemetery, West Newbury, Massachusetts

Monday, May 23, 2011

Elizabeth Peabody, Natick, MA - 1742


Here lies ye Body
of Elizabeth daughtr
of  ye Revd. Mr. Oliver
& Mrs. Hannah
Peabody Who
Decd April 24
A.D. 1742
Aged 18 Days


Eliot Square Cemetery (aka South Natick Cemetery),
South Natick, Massachusetts

Friday, May 20, 2011

Nancy Flagg, Holden, MA - 1791


Erected in memory of
 Nancy dau,tr of Leiut
BenJamin Flagg & Elisabeth
his wife who died June 16 1791
Aged   | sleep on my babe
2 Years | And take thy rest
5 Months | God called thee home
              When he saw it best


Old Burying Ground, Holden, Massachusetts

Wednesday, May 18, 2011

William Johnson, Southborough, MA - 1757


Here Lies Buried 
The Body of  The
Aged Mr. William
Johnson Who
Died June ye 5
1757 In ye 89
year of His Age


Olde Burial Grounds, Southborough, Massachusetts