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 Betsy Darling

Betsy Darling

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Death 23 Mar 1809 (aged 42–43)
Burial Boston, Suffolk County, Massachusetts, USA
Memorial ID 6624310 · View Source
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"IN MEMORY OF BETSY WIFE OF DAVID DARLING.
SHE WAS THE MOTHER OF 17 CHILDREN AND AROUND HER LIES 12,AND 2 WERE LOST AT SEA.BROTHER SEXTONS PLEASE LEAVE A CLEAR BIRTH FOR ME NEAR BY THIS STONE"


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In memory of
BETSY
Wife of David Darling,
died March 23d, 1809 AE 43
She was the mother of seventeen
children, and around her lie twelve
of them, and two were lost at sea.

BROTHER SEXTONS,
please leave a clear berth for me
near by this Stone.

Gravesite Details This request was not heeded, as Mr Darling, who was sexton of the North Church and also grave-digger in the yard, was buried in another part of the ground.

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  • Created by: Graveaddiction
  • Added: 20 Jul 2002
  • Find A Grave Memorial 6624310
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Betsy Darling (1766–23 Mar 1809), Find A Grave Memorial no. 6624310, citing Copp's Hill Burying Ground, Boston, Suffolk County, Massachusetts, USA ; Maintained by Graveaddiction (contributor 46528400) .