In Memory of Rebeckah Cannahan Consort of John Cannahan who died October 20th 1812, aged 80 years
Depart my friends dry up your tears. I must lie hear till Christ appears.
Rebeckah Gibbs Carnahan outlived John Carnahan by 32 years. Nathan, the oldest surviving son, was her administrator of her estate. She was the daughter of Israel Gibbs who occupied Lot #35 at Blandford, Massachussets. They were Puritan. Due to the mother's influence, the boys were given Biblical names.