Tuesday, November 27, 2012

Capt. William Bullock - Little Neck Cemetery

In memory of
Capt. William Bullock
who was washed overboard in the
Gulf Stream
Nov. 20, 1793,
in the 30th year
of his age
_____
My body is not to be found by this stone
For god has decreed it a watery tomb

Thursday, November 22, 2012

William Bullock - Little Neck Cemetery

In memory of William Bullock, the
son of Mr. Richard & Mrs. Abigail Bullock,
Dec'd October 24th 1753, aged 1 year 6 months & 27 days

Lo, children are an heritage of the Lord
the fruit of the womb is his reward

Wednesday, November 21, 2012

Lutheran Cemetery, Sharpsburg, Maryland

Lutheran Church shortly after the battle - the church is now gone and only the cemetery remains
Lutheran Cemetery

Lutheran Cemetery

Lutheran Cemetery

Lutheran Cemetery

Richard Bullock - Little Neck Cemetery

In memory of
Mr. Richard Bullock
who departed this life
on the 11th day of March
Anno Dom. 1764
in the 45th year of his Age
_____
Before my Race is run, my strength
Thro' God's fierce Wrath decays;
He has, when all my wishes bloom'd
Cut short my hopeful days.

But I in uprightness thy face
shall view without control

Sunday, November 18, 2012

Thursday, November 15, 2012

Kezia Viall - Little Neck Cemetery

Erected to the memory of
Miss Kezia, daughter of
Capt. John & Esther Viall
she died Dec. 9, 1803
in the 18th year of his age

Wednesday, November 14, 2012



Ed Bearss speaking at the ceremony to remember the fallen Union soldiers, September 17, 2012

20th New York, German Turners

20th New York, German Turners

20th New York, German Turners

Antietam National Cemetery

Antietam National Cemetery

Antietam National Cemetery

Antietam National Cemetery

Antietam National Cemetery

Antietam National Cemetery

John and Esther Viall - Little Neck Cemetery

Erected to the memory of
Capt. John Viall,
who departed this life
April 7, 1833 in the 74th year of his age





























Erected to the memory of
Mrs. Esther, wife of
Capt. John Viall,
who died June 19 1818,
in the 69th year of her age

Wednesday, November 7, 2012

Mumma Cemetery, Antietam National Park

Mumma Cemetery

Mumma Cemetery

Mumma Cemetery

Mumma Cemetery

Sylvester and Abigail Viall - Little Neck Cemetery

In memory of Dea. Sylvester Viall who died May 2, 1846, aged 65 years
Also Abigail his wife aged 48 years

Both victims to the dreadful fever
which then raged in Barrington

Thursday, November 1, 2012

Thomas Viall - Little Neck Cemetery

In memory of Mr. Thomas Viall,who died January 1796

Here I resign my mortal frame
Submissively to God
In hopes to meet a heavenly ___
Through my Redeemer's blood