Tuesday, August 28, 2012

Hannah Turner - Swan Point

Hannah Turner
died Dec. 18, 1876
in the 87th year of her age

There is rest for the weary

Monday, August 27, 2012

Elizabeth Reanuf - Little Neck Cemetery

In memory of Elizabeth Reanuf
daugh. of Phillip Reanuf
who died Sept. 1, 1816
aged 39 years

Tuesday, August 21, 2012

Thomas Willett - Little Neck Cemetery

Thomas Willett, 1610-1674, first mayor of New York

Monday, August 20, 2012

Arabella Marks - Swan Point

Arabella Maria
daughter of
Philipp A. & Mary Ann Marks
Born June 11, 1817
Died Feb. 17, 1849

Our child.

Tuesday, August 14, 2012

Abigail Harding - Little Neck Cemetery

To the memory of
Abigail Harding
relict to
Mr. Richard Harding
she died April 28th, 1802
Aged 73 years

Thrice happy Death to drop the chain
of life without a lingering pain;
To spring at once to endless life,
Without a tedious dying strife

Monday, August 13, 2012

George A. Parish - Swan Point

George A. Parish
born May 16, 1817
died Dec. 18, 1851

Tis o'er but never from my heart
Shall time thine image blot
The dreams of other days depart
Thou shalt not be forgot.

Sunday, August 12, 2012

Isle d'Orleans

Located on the southern side of the Isle d'Orleans, in the middle of the Saint Lawrence River in Quebec, this is just one of several small rural parish cemeteries on the island.

Thursday, August 9, 2012

Little Samuel - Little Neck Cemetery

Little Samuel

Sleep on sweet babe
And take thy rest
God called thee home
He thought it best.

Wednesday, August 8, 2012

Emerson and Huldah Humphrey - Little Neck Cemetery

Huldah Humphrey
wife of
Emerson Humphrey
born Aug 3, 1789
died Aug 18, 1869

He giveth his beloved rest

Emerson Humphrey
born Oct. 24, 1792
died May 3, 1863

Gone but not forgotten

Tuesday, August 7, 2012

John and Elizabeth Humphrey - Little Neck Cemetery

Sacred to the memory
of Elizabeth Humphrey
relict of
John Humphrey
She died Dec. 8, 1843
in her 81st year

Blessed are the dead, who die in the LORD

Sacred to the memory of John Humphrey, Esq.
who departed this life
May 1st, 1816,
aged 59 years

His mind was tranquil and serene,
No terror in his looks were seen;
His saviour's smiles dispelled the gloom,
and smoothed his passage to the tomb

Wednesday, August 1, 2012

Mary Frazier - Little Neck Cemetery

The trumpet shall sound and the Dead shall be raised

January 14th 1781
widow Mary Frazier departed
this Life being in the 69th
Year of her age

Such as be planted in
the House of the Lord
shall flourish in the
Courts of the House of our GOD