This gorgeous creature was taken from the gravestone of Mrs. Comfort Ballou, Relict of Levi Ballou, Esq. She departed this life October 28, 1826. In the 81st year of her age. Her epitaph reads: Her body lies within the grave – No earthly comforts more to have – Her spirit rose to realms above – Encircled in eternal love. Mrs. Ballou and her gravestone lie eternally in Elder Ballou Historic Cemetery #27 in Cumberland, Rhode Island. Her gravestone is signed by “Tingley”.
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