Sylvester, William (d. 1831) R-22|22A

Location:

Old North Cemetery
Section no: R
Memorial no: 22|22A
Orientation: North-west

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

Personal Information

Name: William P. Sylvester
Gender: Male
Age: 3 months
Birth:
Death: September 9 1831
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War:
Number interred: 1


Notes

Inscription:
William P.
Infant son of
Joseph & Mary Sylvester
died Sept. 9. 1831
aged 3 months
Dear little babe thy months were few,
And suffering was thy lot below;
But Jesus called, thy spirit flew,
And left this world of pain & woe.

Epitaph: Yes
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Text on footstone:
WPS
Biographical notes:
Relationship note:Infant son of Joseph & Mary Sylvester
Other Notes:

Inscription Condition: Illegible or destroyed


Monument

Stone Composition: Granite, White
Stone Shape: Rectangular
Type of Monument: Headstone
Monument Condition: Sunken|Heavy lichens
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Main motif: Lettering only
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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: Georgen Gilliam Charnes|Amanda Nicholas
Reviewed by: Automatic