John Tallcott 1745

headstone headstone

Here lies Interred the
Remains of Cap't John
Tallcott of Glastenbury
Connecticutt son of
Deac'n Benjamin Tallcott
who Died here in his
return from the Victory
obtained at Cape
Breton A D 1745
in the 41st year of his age

This is one of a few sandstone gravestones from the 1700's on Cape Cod. The sandstone shows surface erosion over time. This gravestone probably was carved in Connecticut. Captain John Tallcott was a native of Connecticut.

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