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No. 1530: Mourning needlework piece by Abigail Humphreys
Postcard #1530

Needlework piece wrought by Abigail Humphreys at Mrs. Saunders & Miss Beach?s Academy Dorchester.

Abigail Humphreys (b. January 24, 1789) was the daughter of James and Elizabeth Capen Humphreys of Dorchester. The deceased children were her brothers:

In Remembrance of Barnard Humphreys who died Octr 13th 1804 age 12 yrs and of Harris Humphreys who died July 28th 1804 aged 10 yrs. As morning dew, they sparkled, Were exhaled and went to Heaven.

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Created: February 10, 2008   Modified: February 10, 2008