previous next
Dear little one, thy pains are ended,
     Thou hast found a better home;
Thy songs are now with angels' blended,
     Where no death or sorrow come.

Betsey S., wife of Mark Fisk, died May 27, 1848, aged 38 years.

Free from sickness, pain, and grief,
     All earth's weary hours are past,
Thy spirit soars to seek relief,
     To dwell with God in Heaven at last.

William H., son of George & Mary Teasdale, died June 22, 1855, Aet 3 yrs. & 2 mos.

Allena A., dau. of Benja. F. & Frances Adams, died Aug. 4, 1850, aged 10 mos. & 19 dys.

Eugene, youngest son of Francis G. & Hannah T. Gay, died August 23, 1850, aged 3 years 8 months 9 days.

The grave is but the mansion
     Where rest his mortal dust,
His spirit is in Heaven,
     O mourner, hope and trust.

Sylvia Ellen, dau. of John & Julia P. Gordon, died May 10, 1855, aged 2 yrs. 9 mos. & 10 days.

‘Whom the gods love die early.’
     This little seed of life and love,
Lent to us for a day—
     This benediction from above,
Now in the ground we lay.

Phidelia Jane, died Dec. 30, 1848, aged 3 years.

Martha D., died Jan. 13, 1849, aged 5 years & 10 mos.

Children of Alfred B. & Hannah A. Chase.

I took these little lambs, said he,
     And laid them in my breast;

Creative Commons License
This work is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike 3.0 United States License.

An XML version of this text is available for download, with the additional restriction that you offer Perseus any modifications you make. Perseus provides credit for all accepted changes, storing new additions in a versioning system.

hide Places (automatically extracted)

View a map of the most frequently mentioned places in this document.

hide People (automatically extracted)
Sort people alphabetically, as they appear on the page, by frequency
Click on a person to search for him/her in this document.
Mary Teasdale (1)
Phidelia Jane (1)
Julia P. Gordon (1)
Hannah T. Gay (1)
Mary Fisk (1)
Sylvia Ellen (1)
Hannah A. Chase (1)
Frances Adams (1)
hide Dates (automatically extracted)
hide Display Preferences
Greek Display:
Arabic Display:
View by Default:
Browse Bar: