Featured Gravestone – Mary Ann H. Nemire

Section: Dutch Reformed

Material:  White marble

Misc.:  A very elegant stone with an urn and nicely carved drapery.  Minor wear to edges and darkening of stone.  Lower portion of stone is embedded in the earth.  Inscription is legible and carved design remains clear.

Inscription:  Sacred to the Memory of Mary Ann H. Nemire, Wife of John H. Nemire, who died May 1st, 1809, Aged 52 years, 25 days.

This stone is listed in the Common Council’s inventory as Nehmire and there are several other variations on the surname.  She was the wife of John Henry Nemire.

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