Wyer, Mary (d. 1848) AA-21

Wyer, Mary (d. 1848) AA-21


Old North Cemetery
Section no: AA
Memorial no: 21
Orientation: North-west

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

Personal Information

Name: Mary Jane Wyer
Gender: Female
Death: December 23 1848
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Number interred: 1


Mary Jane
wife of
Cha’s. S. Wyer
Dec. 23. 1848
Æ. 32.

O, why should tears bedew the sod
Where the beloved one’s ashes rest.
The soul rejoiceth near its God,
And can ye mourn that spirit blest;
Then weep not for the loved one fled
To realmes more pure, a home more fair
And call not the departed dead,
She lives, she lives, she waits you there.

Epitaph: Yes
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Relationship note:wife of Cha’s. S. Wyer
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Inscription Condition: Clear but worn


Stone Composition: Marble, Grey
Stone Shape: Rectangular
Type of Monument: Headstone
Monument Condition: 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: Amanda Nicholas|Georgen Gilliam Charnes
Reviewed by: Automatic