Ruggles, Lydia (d. 1829) AA-19|19A

Location:

Old North Cemetery
Section no: AA
Memorial no: 19|19A
Orientation: North-west

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

Personal Information

Name: Lydia Ruggles
Gender:
Age:
Birth:
Death: April 6 1829
Death place or cause:
Occupation:
Veteran:
Branch of service:
War:
Number interred: 1


Notes

Inscription:
In
memory of
Lydia, wife of
Dr. Nathaniel Ruggles
who died
April 6. 1829
in her 25. year
The sweet remembrance of the just
Shall flourish tho they sleep in dust.

Epitaph: Yes
Epitaph of note:
Image of note:
Text on footstone:
LR
Biographical notes:
Relationship note:wife of Dr. Nathaniel Ruggles
Other Notes:

Inscription Condition: Mainly decipherable


Monument

Stone Composition: Granite, Grey
Stone Shape: Rectangular
Type of Monument: Headstone
Monument Condition: Sound, in place
Condition assessment:
Condition note:
Shape of text panel:
Main motif: Lettering only
Marginal motif:
Width of stone: 17″
Thickness of stone: 2″
Length of slab: 33″
Name of stone Carver:
Comments: Footstone fallen over


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: Penny Snow|Suzanne Gardner|Georgen Gilliam Charnes
Reviewed by: Automatic