Michael Hopkins 1800
infant Hopkins 1800

full stone tympanum

In memory of
Michael Hopkins
Son of Michael &
Elizabeth Hopkins
who died Oct'r 8th 1800
Aged 4 months & 8 days

Also an infant daughter
Aged 9 days

Beneath two Infants sleeping lies
To EARTH their ashes lent
Hereafter shall more glorious rise
But not more Innocent

The gravestone displays a sunburst with eyes showing above the horizon. It has been reported by experts to be carved in the style of J J Geyer of Boston. Also see Constant Hopkins (1800).

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