Milford: Milford Cemetery

61. Capt. Eli Botsford (1819)

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IN
Memory of
CAPT. ELI BOTSFORD,
who died
OCT. 31, 1819,
AGED 58 YRS.
—-


62. Phebe Beers Baldwin (1821)

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PHEBE BEERS
WIFE OF
ELIHU BALDWIN,
DIED
SEPT. 23, 1821,
AGED 59 Y’RS.


63. Elihu Baldwin (1817)

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In memory of
ELIHU BALDWIN
who died [ ] May 1817
in the 87 year of his
age.


64. David Baldwin (1821)

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In
Memory of

DAVID BALDWIN
who died
Oct. 16, 1821; Aged 32.

–*–


65. Joseph Marshall (1818)

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In
Memory of

JOSEPH MARSHALL
who died
Jan. 21, 1818;
Aged 39 years
& 8 months.


[ ] tis the Lord Jehovah’s hand
That blasts our joys, in death
Changes the visage once so dear
And gathers back the breath.

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66. Isaac Platt (1817)

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IN
Memory of
Mr. ISAAC PLATT
who died
Feb. 13, 1817.


67. Merritt Platt (1843), Abigail A. Merwin Platt (1899)

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MERRITT PLATT,
DIED
AUG. 5, 1843,
AGED 40 Y’RS
& 11 MO’S
——–
ABIGAIL A. MERWIN
HIS WIFE
DIED FEB. 4, 1899,
AGED 96 Y’RS


68. Richard Smith (1819)

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In memory of
RICHARD SMITH
who died Nov. 5, 1819
Aged 37 years:
–*–

Come let us think on death
[ ] in our youthful [days?]
[For?] God who gave our life & breath
Can [take] them when he please.


69. Sarah Smith (1842)

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IN
MEMORY OF
SARAH SMITH,
wife of
CALEB SMITH,
who died
AUG. 4, 1842,
Aged 72 y’rs.
——


70. Eunice Merwin (1836)

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In Memory
OF
EUNICE,
wife of
David Merwin,
who died
Oct. 23, 1836,
AE 89.
—-

[epitaph difficult to read]

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71. ? Smith [shattered]

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72. Sarah Jones (1836)

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In
memory of
SARAH JONES,
wife of
JOHN JONES,
who died
Nov. 19, 1836.
aged 82 yrs.

Here you may see my body [lie]
Among the silent dead
Remember you must also die
And make this clay your bed.


73. David Peck (1807), James Peck (1800), Penn Peck (1804), Anthony Peck (1797)

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In
Memory of
four sons of
MICHAEL & SIBEL PECK
DAVID died Sept. 16th
1807 age 33
JAMES died [at fea?]
1800 age 25.
PENN died at St Croix
Oct [ ] 1804 age 28.
ANTHONY died at
Mar[ ] July 8th
1797 age 19.

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74. ? 1820

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In
memory of
[ ]
who departed this life
Nov. 30, 1820
aged 70 years & [ ] months.

[epitaph difficult to read]

The memory of the just is blessed,
[Blessed are the dead that die in the Lord]


75. Sibbel Baldwin (1808)

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In
Memory of
Mrs. SIBBEL BALDWIN,
wife of
Mr. Elnathan Baldwin
who died
Decr 13th 1808
Aged 55 Years.


76. Eunice Baldwin (1813?)

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In
memory of
EUNICE BANDWIN
who died
the [ ] August [1813?]
aged [ ].


77. Hannah Smith (1815)

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In
Memory of
Mrs. HANNAH SMITH
wife of
Mr. Hezekiah Smith
who died
July 9, 1815
Aged 66 years.


78. Hezekiah Smith (1823)

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In
Memory of

Mr. HEZEKIAH SMITH
who died
July 13, 1823
Aged 75 years.

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79. Jonathan Smith

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80. Michael Peck (1829), Sybel Merchant Peck

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MICHAEL PECK
1738 – 1829
SYBEL MERCHANT HIS WIFE
1750 -


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