Barrett, Rebecah (d. 1789) A-11

Barrett, Rebecah (d. 1789) A-11

Location:

Old North Cemetery
Section no: A
Memorial no: 11
Orientation: North-west

See map of this cemetery: https://cemeteries.nha.org/old-north-cemetery/section-a/

Personal Information

Name: Rebecah Barrett
Gender: Female
Age:
Birth:
Death: September 5 1789
Death place or cause:
Occupation:
Veteran:
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War:
Number interred: 1


Notes

Inscription:
In Memory of
Rebecah Barrett
Wife of Francis Barrett
who died Sept 5th 1789
Aged 21 years
7 months & 3 days
The sweet remembrance of the just
Shall flourish when they sleep in dust

Epitaph: Yes
Epitaph of note:
Image of note:
Text on footstone:

Biographical notes:
Relationship note:wife of Francis Barrett
Other Notes:

Inscription Condition: Clear but worn


Monument

Stone Composition: Slate
Stone Shape: Round top, flat shoulders
Type of Monument: Headstone
Monument Condition: Sound, in place
Condition assessment:
Condition note:
Shape of text panel:
Main motif: Winged skull
Marginal motif: Line border
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Name of stone Carver:
Comments: Footstone very damaged.


Data Collection

Date data collected: 27-Oct-02
GPS marker location:
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: 8th grade project
Data input by: Georgen Gilliam
Reviewed by: Automatic