Notes from the past…

Tombstone Tuesday: James Harris Martin

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OLYMPUS DIGITAL CAMERA         JamHMartin headstone2

James Harris Martin

21 May 1807

28 Mar 1883

Hillsboro City Cemetery

Hillsboro, Hill, Texas

James H Martin was my 4th GGF and Dr Nathan Kennedy’s father-in-law.

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2 thoughts on “Tombstone Tuesday: James Harris Martin

  1. Hi Melody!

    Thanks for stopping by!

    It is a very nice stone, I’m not sure about the flower, though. I just found it this evening at FindAGrave. City Cemetery in Hillsboro is a wonderful example of a well-tended, small town cemetery and has some very old stones. Several years ago I found a previously unknown infant ancestor there, totally by accident, while searching for another ancestor. It made my day!

    Ruth

  2. What a beautiful old tombstone, Ruth. What is the symbol at the top?
    .-= Mel´s last blog ..Problem with Names Part 3: Well, We Never Called Her That =-.

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