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Epitaphs from the Old Burying Ground in Groton, Massachusetts
Samuel Abbott Green
No preview available - 2012
Epitaphs from the Old Burying Ground in Groton, Massachusetts. with Notes ...
Samuel Abbott Green
No preview available - 2013
Aged Amos Anna April 15 Bancroft Benjamin Blood born April born February born January born March born September Buried the Body burying ground burying place Charlestown died April died Aug died Dec died Feb died Jan died July died June died March died Nov died Oct died Sept Ebenezer Elizabeth Erected In memory Farnsworth Groton Hannah Head)Here lies Hemenway Holdin Indians Jonathan Joseph July 27 June 17 Lakin Lawrence lies the Body lies ye Lieut lived Lucy Lydia maiden name March 13 married Memento mori Cherub's Memento Mori Death's Memory of Miss months mori Cherub's Head Mori Death's Head mori Here lies Nathaniel original proprietor Parker Phinehas Prescott Esq Richardson Rockwood SACRED Samuel Bowers Sarah his wife Sawtell selectmen Shattuck Sheple Stone Susanna Tarbell tombs Tree and Urn Voted Walter Dickson Watertown widow wife who died Willow Tree Woods ye Body
Page 158 - The days of our years are threescore years and ten; And if by reason of strength they be fourscore years, Yet is their strength labour and sorrow; For it is soon cut off, and we fly away.
Page 152 - WHY do we mourn departing friends, Or shake at death's alarms? 'Tis but the voice that Jesus sends To call them to his arms.
Page 35 - Blessed are the dead that die in the Lord ; for they rest from their labours, and their works do follow them.
Page 197 - My flesh shall slumber in the ground, Till the last trumpet's joyful sound ; Then burst the chains with sweet surprise, And in my Saviour's image rise.
Page 271 - Laser Print natural white, a 60 # book weight acid-free archival paper which meets the requirements of ANSI/NISO Z39.48-1992 (permanence of paper) Preservation photocopying and binding by Acme Bookbinding Charlestown, Massachusetts CD 1995 The borrower must return this item on or before the last date stamped below.
Page 204 - The pains of death are past; Labor and sorrow cease ; And, life's long warfare closed at last, His soul is found in peace. Soldier of Christ, well done ! Praise be thy new employ ; And, while eternal ages run, Rest in thy Saviour's joy.
Page 103 - SO fades the lovely, blooming flower, — Frail smiling solace of an hour ! So soon our transient comforts fly, And pleasure only blooms to die.
Page 177 - Dearest sister, thou hast left us : Here thy loss we deeply feel ; But 'tis God that hath bereft us ; He can all our sorrows heal.