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William McKendree "Will" Carleton
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Green-Wood Cemetery
Section P, Lot 31955
Inscription, principal monument:
Adora Miles
1847-1904
Wife of
Will Carleton
1845-1912
Inscribed around the bottom of the monument is the following tribute to Adora:
She made home her palace. She toiled in heathen lands. She helped American poor. She founded the "Farther Lights."
Inscriptions on the footstones:
Left: Will Carleton
Right: Sleep sweet, O dear heart—you have earned it.
‘Mid sunlight, and starlight, and storm.
God's glory and grace!—we discerned it
In Womanhood's winsomest form.
{NOTE: Burial dates: Will Carleton, 12/21/1912; Adora, 5/6/1904.]
Added by: Bob Collins
1/25/2012
 
 
 
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