Athearn, Emily (d. 1822) V-5|5a


Old North Cemetery
Section no: V
Memorial no: 5|5a
Orientation: North-west

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Personal Information

Name: Emily Athearn
Gender: Female
Death: February 17 1822
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Number interred: 1


In memory of
Emily Athearn
daughter of
James & Lydia Athearn
who died
Feb. 17, 1822
aged 1 year & 17 d’s
As the sweet flower which scents the morn
But withers in the rising day.
This lovely seemed the infants dawn
Thus swiftly fled its life away.

Epitaph: Yes
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Relationship note:daughter of James & Lydia Athearn
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Inscription Condition: Illegible or destroyed


Stone Composition:
Stone Shape: Round top, stepped concave shoulders
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Monument Condition: Sound, in place
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Main motif: Lettering only
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Comments: Illegible, identified from initials on footstone and last line of epitaph.

Data Collection

Date data collected:
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Stone exists 1900: yes
Stone exists 2002:
Stone exists 2003: Yes
Stone exists 2004:
Stone exists 2005: yes
Footstone exists: Yes
Location note:
Citation source: NHA Old North Cemetery file (MS115, Box 2)
Field recorder:
Data input by: Georgen Gilliam Charnes
Reviewed by: Automatic