|Emim How, 1705, Little Compton, RI
HERE LYETH Ye BODY
OF EMIM Ye DAVGHTER
OF NICHOLAS & ELINOR
HOW, SHE LIVED 6
YEARS & DYED IVLY
Ye 18TH 1705
Emim is a new one for me. It is the name of an obscure tribe mentioned briefly in the Bible.
Here is another example of colonial Americans using a collective name from the Bible as a personal name.