Russell, Edward (d. 1807) W-15

Location:

Old North Cemetery
Section no: W
Memorial no: 15
Orientation: North-west

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

Personal Information

Name: Edward Russell
Gender:
Age:
Birth:
Death: February 26 1807
Death place or cause:
Occupation:
Veteran:
Branch of service:
War:
Number interred: 1


Notes

Inscription:
This stone
Erected
in memory of
Edward Russell
Son of Capt. Silvanus
& Mrs. Susanna Russell
died Feb.ry 26.1807
aged 9 years 9 mon.s 9 days.
Youth like the rose look fresh
& gay
Like morning clouds they pass
away
Beyond the limits of our sight
Their souls take everlasting flight

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

Biographical notes:
Relationship note:Son of Capt. Silvanus & Mrs. Susanna Russell
Other Notes:

Inscription Condition: Clear but worn


Monument

Stone Composition: Slate
Stone Shape: Round top, flat shoulders
Type of Monument: Headstone
Monument Condition: Damaged, cracked|Damaged, chipped
Condition assessment:
Condition note:
Shape of text panel:
Main motif: Lettering only|Urn|Willow
Marginal motif: Decorative border
Width of stone: 17.5″
Thickness of stone: 1.5″
Length of slab: 34″
Name of stone Carver:
Comments:


Data Collection

Date data collected: 16-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: No
Location note:
Citation source: NHA Old North Cemetery file (MS115, Box 2)|Barbara White’s eight grade class fieldwork project
Field recorder: 8th grade project
Data input by: Penny Snow|Georgen Gilliam|Holly Corkish
Reviewed by: Automatic