|A transcription of Shubael Howland's grave marker:|
Here lyes inter'd the body of ["the body of" is written again and struck through] Mr. Shubael Howland who died June 17th 1737 in y^e 65th year of his age.
Memorial Inscriptions, West Barnstable Cemetery from Nov^r. 21, 1719 (The Oldest Inscription) to 1894.
Barnstable, Massachusetts, USA.