Sarah McKean and Child, 1776, Ipswich, MA

Here is a portrait of Mrs. Sarah McKean of Ipswich and the child she lost along with her own life. The inscription below the image tells the reader that the two are buried together. These are words found frequently on old gravestones.
(Photography by Joseph R. Modugno) close window
citation: http://www.hawthorneinsalem.org/images/fullpageimage.php?name=MMD1818