Simmons, Lydia (d. 1840) FF-2|2A


Old North Cemetery
Section no: FF
Memorial no: 2|2A
Orientation: North-west

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Personal Information

Name: Lydia C. Simmons
Gender: Female
Death: May 8 1840
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Number interred: 2


Lydia C.
daughter of
Joseph & Harriet Simmons
died May 8 1840
AE 2 ys 6 ms
Farewell dear child a long farewell
For we shall meet no more
Till we are rais’d with thee to dwell
On Lions happy shore

Lydia Thomas
daughter of
Trstram & Eunice Coleman
died Jan 3 1840
AE 27
Dearest daughter thou hast left us
Here thy loss we deeply feel
But tis God that hath bereft us
He can all our sorrow heal
yet again we hope to meet thee
When the day of life is fled
There in heaven with joy to greet thee
Where no farewell tear is shed

Epitaph: Yes
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Relationship note:daughter of Joseph & Harriet Simmons
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Inscription Condition: Mainly decipherable


Stone Composition: Granite
Stone Shape: Rectangular
Type of Monument: Headstone
Monument Condition: Heavy lichens|Damaged, chipped
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Main motif: Lettering only
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Data Collection

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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|Holly Corkish
Reviewed by: Automatic