Monday, April 26, 2010

Gravestone of the Day: Marcy Brown

Marcy Brown, North Burial Ground, Providence, RI
In Memory of
Marcy Brown
DAUGHTR. of Phinehs bRoWN &
Phebe his Wife
Died the 10 Day of
november AD 17--

Speaking of errors of the eye, it looks like the carver was working from a written epitaph and his eye skipped a line.

Next time I'm in Providence, I'll have to clear away the debris and read the rest of this stone.

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