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 Cemeteries and Headstones in Essex, Massachusetts, USA


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South Church Cemetery, Andover, Essex, Massachusetts, USA

 Thumb Description Status Location Name (Died/Buried)
Eleanor Holt Blanchard Headstone
Eleanor Holt Blanchard Headstone
 
    HOLT Eleanor (d. 5 May 1788)
 
Hannah Doggett Blanchard Headstone
Hannah Doggett Blanchard Headstone
Note: Only the Footstone remaining, Headstone missing 
    DOGGETT Hannah (d. 10 Jul 1725)
 


West Parish Garden Cemetery, Andover, Essex, Massachusetts, USA

 Thumb Description Status Location Name (Died/Buried)
Samuel Blanchard Headstone
Samuel Blanchard Headstone
___Symbols on Headstone___ ME MENTO = Remember MORI = Death FUGITO = To Flee HORA = Hour, Time, Season. (Remember Death time Flies) Skull With Wings = Resurrection Skeletons = Mortality Gourds = Breasts-The Divine Milk Needed To Nourish The Soul. Hour Glass = Passage of time. Cherubs = Soul Effigy The Stone Carving is attributed to Joseph Lamson, Charlestown, Mass. The NL under the hourglass may refer to his Son, Nathaniel Lamson who was his Apprentce at that time. 
    BLANCHARD Samuel (d. 22 Apr 1707)