Rawson, Abigail (d. 1832) AA-18|18A

Location:

Old North Cemetery
Section no: AA
Memorial no: 18|18A
Orientation: North-west

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

Personal Information

Name: Abigail Rawson
Gender: Female
Age:
Birth:
Death: December 13 1832
Death place or cause:
Occupation:
Veteran:
Branch of service:
War:
Number interred: 1


Notes

Inscription:
Sacred
to
the memory of
Abigaie. Widow of the late
Capt. Stephen Rawson.
who died Decr 13th 1832,
aged 71 years.

The scene is solemn O! how dark the grave;
But God has taken only what he gave.
To this O! trembling soul, submissive come
Lord, as in heaven, on Earth, thy will be done.

Epitaph: Yes
Epitaph of note:
Image of note:
Text on footstone:
A. R.
Biographical notes:
Relationship note:widow of
Other Notes:

Inscription Condition: Clear but worn


Monument

Stone Composition: Granite
Stone Shape: Round top, stepped concave shoulders
Type of Monument:
Monument Condition: Sound, in place|Leaning
Condition assessment:
Condition note:
Shape of text panel:
Main motif: Lettering only
Marginal motif:
Width of stone: 21″?
Thickness of stone: 2″
Length of slab: 45″
Name of stone Carver:
Comments:


Data Collection

Date data collected: 17-Jun-03
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|Georgen Gilliam Charnes
Reviewed by: Automatic