id it, so must you.
Another has a similar inscription to John Stearns, died August 22, 1775, aged 23 years. The mound, on the Garden Street side, incloses tombs of once prominent families, that of Deacon Gideon Frost, Deacon Josiah Moore, Major Jonas Wyeth, and probably of Israel Porter, of the Blue Anchor Hostelry.
Opposite, in the centre of the grounds, is the most prominent tomb, with this inscription, and many more lines of obituary:— In this tomb are deposited the remains of Thomas Lee, Esquire, a native of Great Britain, but for many years a citizen of America.
death released him from his sufferings May 26th, 1797, in the 60th year of his age.
Near the front boundary is a brick monument, covered with a massive stone block, on which is cut:— Here lyeth interred ye body of Major-General Gookin, aged 75 years, who departed this life ye 19th of March, 1686-7. The tomb probably contains the remains of his family, including his son, the Rev. Nathaniel Gookin. General Gookin
repeat, but to which they respectfully solicit the attention of the inhabitants in general.
They indulge the hope that by the cooperation and liberality of their fellow townsmen the institution may be so matured as to embrace such further improvements as experience may suggest.
Besides the names already mentioned, we find among the early members, as we run down the list for the first thirty years: J. Mellen, Esq., A. Craigie, Esq., James Munroe, Sidney Willard, William Hilliard, Esq., Thomas Lee, Esq., Samuel Child, Jr., Charles Folsom, Esq., Hon. Joseph Story, Stephen Higginson, Esq., Dr. F. J. Higginson, Rev. Thomas W. Coit, Jonas Wyeth, Jr., John G. Palfrey, William Newell, Nehemiah Adams, R. H. Dana, Ebenezer Francis, Jr., Andrews Norton, Alexander H. Ramsay, Richard M. Hodges, William Saunders, J. B. Dana, C. C. Little, Simon Greenleaf, J. E. Worcester, John A. Albro, C. C. Felton, Charles Beck, Morrill Wyman, James Walker, E. S. Dixwell, Converse Francis, William T. Richards
ys, 211, 212.
Kindergartens, 206, 217.
Kingsley, Chester W., 118 n., 120.
Knights of Pythias: St. Omer Lodge, 292; American Lodge, 292; Uniform Rank Garnett Division, 292; Henry Highland Garnett Lodge, 292.
Knox, General, 51.
Lake View Avenue, 116.
Langdon, President, prayer of, 49.
Law Enforcement Association, 92.
Lawrence becomes a city, 54.
Lechmere Bank, 303.
Lechmere Point Corporation, 30; erects county buildings at East Cambridge, 30.
Lee, Joseph, appointed mandamus councilor, 23; determines not to serve, 28.
Lexington, formerly Cambridge Farms, 9; church formed at, 23.
Library. See Public Library.
Life in Cambridge Town, 35-42.
Literary Life in Cambridge, 67-71.
Little Cambridge, 9.
See Third Parish and Brighton.
Longfellow, H. W., 69, 70.
Longfellow Garden, the, 69.
Longfellow Memorial Association, property exempt from taxation, 320.
Lovering, Professor, 76.
Lowell, J. R., 35, 37; his playful p