Henry Wadsworth Longfellow, made her parents famous in "The Courtship of Miles Standish," Elizabeth got an impressive obelisk. In 1717, she was merely "the wife of William Pabodie." In 1882, she was "the first white woman born in New England."
A bud from Plymouth's Mayflower sprung,
Transplanted here to live and bloom,
Her memory, ever sweet and young,
The Centuries Guard within this tomb.