Waldo Emerson

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Waldo Emerson

  • Birth 30 Oct 1836 Concord, Middlesex County, Massachusetts, USA
  • Death 27 Jan 1842 Concord, Middlesex County, Massachusetts, USA
  • Burial Concord, Middlesex County, Massachusetts, USA
  • Plot Author's Ridge
  • Memorial ID 44979511

First son of Ralph Waldo Emerson, died of scarlet fever. His father wrote the poem "Threnody" as a memorial poem.


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Waldo Emerson
Died 27 January 1842
Five years and three months old

The hyacinthine boy for whom
morn well might break and April bloom
The gracious boy who did adorn
the world where into he was born


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  • Created by: Midnightdreary
  • Added: 30 Nov 2009
  • Find A Grave Memorial 44979511
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Waldo Emerson (30 Oct 1836–27 Jan 1842), Find A Grave Memorial no. 44979511, citing Sleepy Hollow Cemetery, Concord, Middlesex County, Massachusetts, USA ; Maintained by Midnightdreary (contributor 46971513) .