Sunday, July 29, 2012

Capt. Samuel English - Little Neck Cemetery

Capt. Samuel J. English
born March 7, 1839
died July 31, 1886
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Enlisted as private in
Co. D 2nd R.I. Vols., May 13, 1861
Mustered out and honorably discharged as Captain of Co. H
June 17, 1864.
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Erected by members of the Riverside Congregational Society and Sunday School as a token of regard for their associate and friend.

Sunday, July 22, 2012

John Browne - Little Neck Cemetery

John Browne
Gentleman
1585 England 1662
Commissioner to United Colonies
Assistant to the Governor

Saturday, July 21, 2012

Daniel Arnold

Our father
Daniel Arnold Esq.
Born in Glocester R.I.
Oct. 19, 1777
Died in North Scituate R.I.
Jan 6, 1871
in his 91st year.

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Sunday, July 15, 2012

Ann Brown - Little Neck Cemetery

Here lieth the body of Ann
wife of Oliver Brown
died April the 11th 1730 in
the 33rd year  of her age

Saturday, July 14, 2012

John Riley and his two daughters


John Riley
Born June 9, 1841
Died May 7, 1943
Husband of
Ann Maria Mason
Enlisted Feb. 28, 1865
Discharged July 13, 1865
Co. H, 2nd REgiment
R.I. Volunteers
"To the last man"

Alice May
daughter of
John & Annie M. Riley
Died Feb. 11, 1901
Aged 15 years
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We miss thy kind and willing hand Alice
Thy fond and earnest care.
Our home is dark without thee
We miss thee everywhere


Bertha E.
Daughter of
John S. & Annie M. Riley
Died July 6, 1896
Aged 18 years
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Lonely the house and sad the hours
Since our dear one has gone.
But oh a brighter home than ours
in heaven is now her own

Sunday, July 8, 2012

Lydia Brown - Little Neck Cemetery

Sacred to the memory of
Miss Lydia, daughter of Charles & Hannah Brown
She died July 15, 1828, aged about 67

Saturday, July 7, 2012

Jonathan and Abigail Greene Briggs

Jonathan Briggs
Born 1755
Died Dec. 23 1837

A patriot of the Revolution
who served more than 6 years
in the Continental Regular Army
Germantown Monmouth Yorktown
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When a tyranny with blazing brand
And hostile armies vexed our land
This brave young farmer pledged his life
Till Yorktown closed the bloody strife
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Abigail Greene Briggs
wife of
Jonathan Briggs
born
June 17, 1758
Died July 9, 1847

Sunday, July 1, 2012

William Lowe

William Lowe
Died Sept. 23, 1878
Aged 81 yers 5 mo
& 15 days