Sunday, September 30, 2012

Talbot - Swan Point


Sacred to the memory of
Mrs. Hannah Talbot
widow of Benjamin Talbot
After a life of usefulness,
and an exemplary discharge
of her domestic and social
duties,
she died in her 84th year,
April 21, AD. 1830


Sacred to the memory of
Miss Hannah Talbot
daughter of
Mr. Benjamin & Hannah Talbot
her conduct in life was such, as gained the esteem of her Friends
and acquaintance when in the
Bloom of Youth she died
suddenly, the 24th of March,
1795
in the 21st year of her age


Sacred to the memory of
Mr. Benjamin Talbot
of Providence
who died on the 15th day of July, AD. 1805
in the 63rd year of his age
______

Through life he supported the character
of an honest and industrious man.
He received the blessings of heaven
with becoming meekness,
and its afflictions, of which he had many,
he bore with Christian fortitude.

Sunday, September 23, 2012

Phebe Jacobs - Little Neck Cemetery

In memory of
Phebe, wife of
Capt. John Jacobs
who died Nov. the
25th, 1799, in the 37th
year of her age

Saturday, September 22, 2012

Mrs. John Jacobs - Little Neck Cemetery

In memory of wife of Cap John Jacobs, Junr.
who died Nov 1793 in the 30th year of her age

Friday, September 21, 2012

Capt. John Jacobs - Little Neck Cemetery

In memory of Capt. John Jacobs
who died Dec. the 21st 1798
in the 66th year of his age
___________
Therefore be ye also ready
for in such an hour, as think not
the son of man cometh

Tuesday, September 18, 2012

Pitman-DeMille - Swan Point


Elizabeth H. deMille
wife of
John Richmond Pitman
Born April 15, 1873
Died Nov. 26, 1945
_____
In commemoration of her son
Lt. Colonel John R. Pitman Jr.
Born Nov. 9, 1901
Lost in the South Pacific
Feb. 7, 1943.

Sunday, September 16, 2012

John R. Richmond - Little Neck Cemetery

In memory of Mr.
John R. Richmond, son of
Mr. Rogers Richmond &
Hannah his wife who died
Sept. 30th 1798, in the 30th
year of his Age

Saturday, September 15, 2012

John Rogers Richmond - Little Neck Cemetery

In Memory
of Mr. John Rogers Richmond
who died April 30, 1816
Aged 79

Friday, September 14, 2012

Perez and Harriet Richmond - Little Neck Cemetery

Father
Perez Richmond

Died Jan 6,1838
in the 53rd year of his age
______

Why should the pen rehearse
a life well spent
A man's good deeds are his
best monument

Mother
Harriet

wife of Perez Richmond
Died Sept. 18, 1863,
in the 68th year of her age
_____
Separated below,
United above

Saturday, September 8, 2012

Friday, September 7, 2012

Nicholas Winsor - Little Neck Cemetery

Here lyeth the body of
Mr. Nicholas Winsor
who was born
March 4th a.d. 1767 & departed
this life
Aug. 19th a.d. 1797
aged 30 years 5 months and15 days
_________
Great God I own thy sentence just
For nature must decay
I yield my body to the dust
To dwell with fellow clay

Sunday, September 2, 2012

Freelove Brown - Swan Point



In memory of
Freelove W. Brown
wife of
George E. Brown
Born Sept. 24, 1817
Died July 29, 1849.
___________

My Father calls me to his home
And willingly I go
with cheerfulness I bid farewell
To all things here below.
My tender children dear and kind
I bid farewell to you;
Jesus has called me and I must go.
He soon will summon you.

Saturday, September 1, 2012

Sarah Lawton - Little Neck Cemetery

To the memory of Mrs. Sarah Lawton
late wife of Mr. Caleb Lawton
who died January 21, 1753, in the 23rd year of her age

Pray Christian reader
As you are now so once was I
As I am now so you will be
Prepare for Death and follow me