Dearest Husband, thou hast left us,
And thy loss we deeply feel;
Yet 'tis God that hath bereft us,
He can all our sorrows heal.
Erected to the Memory of Mary Ethelinda
, youngest daughter of James M. & Catherine W. Littlefield
, who died April 10, 1847, aged 3 years.
And can it be that Ethelinda's gone?
Shall we no more that smiling face behold?
Are those sweet accents hushed upon her tongue?
Father, ‘thy will, not ours, be done.’
, born in Norway
, April 7, 1823; graduated at Brown University 11847; studied theology at Newton, Mass.
, and Halle, Germany
He was chosen first Pastor of the First Baptist Society, Somerville
, April, 1852; died Aug. 26, 1852, aged 29 yrs. 4 mos.
‘He being dead yet speaketh.’
In Memory of Mrs. Rebecca
, wife of Mr. Charles D. Wild
, who died November 17, 1844, aged 34 years. Also their son, George W., who died Aug. 4, 1844, aged 4 months.
Peaceful be thy silent slumber,
Peaceful in the grave, so low;
Thou no more wilt join our number,
Thou no more our songs shall know.
, daughter of Edwin and Caroline M. Grant
, died Aug. 25, 1855, aged 6 months.
Farewell, sweet babe, to us thou wert given
A fair bud of promise, to cheer life's rude way;
But death has severed the tie which bound thee,
And angels have borne thee in their bosoms away.
In Memory of James A. Fisk
, son of J. W. and Mary Fisk
, who died Aug. 9, 1847, aged 1 yr. 9 mos. & 15 ds.