|Timothy & Salla Stearns, 1793, South Burying Ground, Billerica, MA|
IN memory of 2 Children of
Lieut Timothy Stearns & Mrs: Sarah his wife
born Septr: 8th 1788
& died NOVr: 22
1791, In the 4th
year of his Age.
born Septr: 21st 1790
& died Febry: 23
1793, In the 3d
[year of] her
Two lovely babes here sleeping lie,
Which God did lend us for a while;
Then took them back our faith to try,
And we resign'd them to his will.