Russell, William (d. 1808) W-16|16A

Location:

Old North Cemetery
Section no: W
Memorial no: 16|16A
Orientation: North-west

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

Personal Information

Name: William Russell
Gender: Male
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Death: March 8 1808
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Number interred: 1


Notes

Inscription:
Sacred to the memory
of William Russell
Son of Reuben & Hannah Russell
who departed this life
March 8th 1808
Aged 9 years 6 months
& 18 days

Forbear the fond parents’ sigh
Remember I was born to die
Released from pain I rest in peace
And smiling see my Saviour’s face

Epitaph: Yes
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Text on footstone:
W. R.
1808
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: Discolored/stained
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Shape of text panel: Rectangular
Main motif: Willow|Urn
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Data Collection

Date data collected:
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:
Data input by: Penny Snow|Georgen Gilliam Charnes
Reviewed by: Automatic