Mr STEPHEN ABBOT
who Departed this
life Novr the 8th 1768; in the 51st Year
of his age.
Why do we mourn departing friends?
Or shake at deaths alarms?
'Tis but the voice which Jesus sends
To call them to his arms.
Taken from The Essex Antiquarian
Salem, Massachusetts August 1898
Listing of pre-1800 transcriptions readable at that date
- Created by: Charles Baker
- Added: 12 Feb 2012
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