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Monthly Archives: October 2018

  1. Grave-tober 31 – Hannah Ide

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    October 31, 2018 by Bret Kramer (aka WinstonP)

    Our ultimate Grave-tober entry is found at the Mountain View Cemetery in Shrewsbury, Massachusetts. While it this stone is not …
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  2. Grave-tober 30 – Elisabeth Jones (and Connecticut-style stones)

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    October 30, 2018 by Bret Kramer (aka WinstonP)

    The mental image most people have of a colonial gravestone is largely rooted in the sort of stones that are …
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  3. Grave-tober 29 – John Trapp and a rather short year (or two)

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    October 29, 2018 by Bret Kramer (aka WinstonP)

    There are a lot of common misconceptions when it comes to colonial New England gravestones – Harriette Forbes spends a …
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  4. Grave-tober 28 – Rebecca Polock

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    October 28, 2018 by Bret Kramer (aka WinstonP)

    Grave sites should always hold, even if the deceased are long gone and wholly unknown to us, some quiet reverence …
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  5. Grave-tober 27 – Elizabeth Goldthwait

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    October 27, 2018 by Bret Kramer (aka WinstonP)

    Mrs. Elizabeth wife of Mr Thomas Goldthwait, died Novr the 8th 1796: in the 22nd year of her age. Behold! …
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  6. Grave-tober 26 – Flova, Nero, & Thomas

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    October 26, 2018 by Bret Kramer (aka WinstonP)

    In north-central Worcester County, between Mount Wachusett and Worcester, is the picturesque hill town of Princeton.  North of the modern …
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  7. Grave-tober 25 – Nancy Adams

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    October 25, 2018 by Bret Kramer (aka WinstonP)

    Today’s Grave-tober entry is an unusual one, one very nearly lost and forgotten. Mrs NANCY ADAMS A respectable colored woman. …
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