Russell, John (d. 1804) X-5|5A

Location:

Old North Cemetery
Section no: X
Memorial no: 5|5A
Orientation: North-west

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

Personal Information

Name: John M. Russell
Gender: Male
Age:
Birth:
Death: September 30 1804
Death place or cause:
Occupation:
Veteran:
Branch of service:
War:
Number interred: 1


Notes

Inscription:
Sacred to the memory of
John M. Russell
Son of Reuben &
Hannah Russell
who died Sep. 30 1804
Aged 10 months & 20 days
In innocence thy glass has run
Farewell sweet babe, God’s will be done

Epitaph: Yes
Epitaph of note:
Image of note:
Text on footstone:
J M Russell
Biographical notes:
Relationship note:Son of Reuben & Hannah Russell
Other Notes:

Inscription Condition: Clear but worn


Monument

Stone Composition: Slate
Stone Shape: Round top, flat shoulders
Type of Monument: Headstone
Monument Condition: Heavy lichens|Sound, in place|Damaged, chipped
Condition assessment:
Condition note:
Shape of text panel:
Main motif: Urn|Willow
Marginal motif:
Width of stone: 17″
Thickness of stone: 3″
Length of slab: 22.5″
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: Penny Snow|Helen Didriksen|Holly Corkish
Reviewed by: Automatic