Actions
Begin New Search
Refine Last Search
Cemetery Lookup
Add Burial Records
Help with Find A Grave

Find all Babcocks in:
 • Antigo Cemetery
 • Antigo
 • Langlade County
 • Wisconsin
 • Find A Grave

Top Contributors
Success Stories
Discussion Forums
Find A Grave Store

Log In
Sponsor This Memorial!
Ellethra Beattie Babcock
Learn about removing the ads from this memorial...
Birth: 1869
Death: 1948
Langlade County
Wisconsin, USA

A Poem In Memory of Ellethra Babcock

~~~~~~The Rose Beyond The Wall~~~~~~

Near a shady wall a rose once grew,
Budded and blossomed in God's free light,
Watered and fed by the morning dew,
Shedding it's sweetness day and night.

As it grew and blossomed fair and tall,
Slowly rising to loftier height,
It came to a crevice in the wall
Through which there shone a beam of light.

Onward it crept with added strength
With never a thought of fear or pride,
It followed the light through the crevice's length
And unfolded itself on the other side.

The light, the dew, the broadening view
Were found the same as they were before,
And it lost itself in beauties new,
Breathing it's fragrance more and more.

Shall claim of death cause us to grieve
And make our courage faint and fall?
Nay! Let us faith and hope receive--
The rose still grows beyond the wall,

Scattering fragrance far and wide
Just as it did in days of yore,
Just as it did on the other side,
Just as it will forever-more.

~A. L. Frink~

Added to this memorial by Janet Milburn
#47529757. If Transferred, please do not
remove. Thank you.
_________________________________________ 
 
Family links: 
 Parents:
  James Isaac Beattie (1825 - 1872)
  Nancy Winfield Beattie (1832 - 1913)
 
 Spouse:
  Nathaniel R. Babcock (1868 - 1954)*
 
 Siblings:
  James Winfield Beattie (1853 - 1923)*
  Horace Beattie (1856 - 1927)*
  William Wallace Beattie (1860 - 1937)*
  Ellethra Beattie Babcock (1869 - 1948)
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Antigo Cemetery
Antigo
Langlade County
Wisconsin, USA
 
Maintained by: Misty
Originally Created by: Janet Milburn
Record added: Dec 04, 2011
Find A Grave Memorial# 81528599
Ellethra <i>Beattie</i> Babcock
Added by: Misty
 
Ellethra <i>Beattie</i> Babcock
Cemetery Photo
Added by: Tammie Shelton
 
 
Photos may be scaled.
Click on image for full size.

You are remembered, Ellethra Babcock; May you rest in peace, dear lady.
- Janet Milburn
 Added: Dec. 4, 2011
 
 
 Advertisement

Privacy Statement and Terms of Service