“Pleasant Went up to the cemetary (sic).” – Hattie E.F. D.
Notes: It’s possible that Hattie’s trips to the cemetery were to visit her father’s grave. James Otis D., Hattie’s father, died in January 1861 at the age of 40. Cause of death is listed as Consumption (Tuberculosis). Hattie would have been 15 years old when he died.
Register of Deaths, Taunton, MA 1861 courtesy of Ancestry.com
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