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Benjamin Carpenter Lot
Also known as: Rhode Island Historical Cemetery Cranston #56
Providence County
Rhode Island  USA

Cemetery notes and/or description:
Location: 30 ft northwest of Lyndon Rd. at telephone pole #15

3 burials with 3 inscriptions from 1766 to 1801

50ft x 50ft in good condition no enclosure

Surveyed by:
[1] James Arnold [12 Sep 1891, Vol 1, Pg 254] "On the old Carpenter homestead in open lot yard graded and curbed. On the monument in the center of the yard: "Erected in 1860 by Earl Carpenter youngest son of Earl Carpenter."

[2] Benns [#897]: "Between house #115 and #123. A single monument inscribed: "Erected in 1860 by Earl Carpenter youngest son of Nathaniel in memory of his oldest brother Daniel b. 4 Jul 1773, d. 25 Dec 1775, his grandfather Benjamin a descendant of William one of the first settlers of Rhode Island died 16 Dec 1766 age 73 years and his grandmother Prudence died 29 Jul 1801 aged 87 years."

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