Tuesday, December 9, 2008

Tombstone Tuesday - the Isaac Seaver Family Stone

The Isaac Seaver family gravestone is in Evergreen Cemetery in Leominster, Massachusetts. The stone is located near the south entrance to the cemetery. The west face (facing Main Street) of the stone is visible from the entry road and has "Seaver" on the face of it:

The east side of the stone has the names of the family buried in the plot:

The names and dates on the stone are:

* 1823 Isaac Seaver 1901
* 1826 Juliett his wife 1847
* 1827 Lucretia T. his wife 1884
* 1854 Benjamin Seaver 1894
* 1861 Nellie Seaver 1933

Juliet (Glazier) Seaver was Isaac Seaver's first wife who died after childbirth of their only child, Juliette Seaver. Lucretia Townsend (Smith) Seaver was Isaac's second wife, them other of Frank, Benjamin, Elizabeth and Nellie Seaver.

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