Northern New York Tombstone Transcription Project
David B. & Esther
died May 15, 1855
AE. 1 yr. 11mo. & 14 ds.
On the back:
And yet 'tis hard my cherished one,
To yield thee smiling, so
Unto the grave, so cold; so lone -
How can I let thee go!
I could not, love, but for the thought
That thou hast wiser care,
Where ?ath and virtue fallen not;
Go, for my heart is there.