Place and Date of Birth:

1679

Place and Date of Death:

1702 Jan 14

Site:

St. John
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Monumental Inscription

Here ly's interred the body of
Capt IOHN EDDY who departed
this life the second of April 1682
and in the thirty sixth
year of his age
Friendship and couarge were in him combined
and equally adorn'd his virtuous mind
His friendship knew no change his couirage no fear
but great & matchlefs did in both appear
with a kind wife and hopefull isue bleft
death snatch'd him hence to everlasting reft


Here alfo ly's interred the body of
ANN CARPENTER late wife of
HENRY CARPENTER and daughter of
Capt IOHN EDDY & PENELOPE his wife
who departed this life the fovrteenth
day of Ianvary 1702 and in the twenty
third year of her age
Vertue and beauty join'd in her were seen
and eafy temper and a charming meen
a conftant friendship duty were twas due
and charity to all the poor she knew
her spotlefs life all poysn'd tongves defy'd
bemoan'd of all becaufe belov'd fhe dyed