HERE LYES THE BODY OF
ALICE SCOBEY SHE DIED
AGUST 29 1753 AGED 29
The carving on this gravestone has been attributed to John Wright, the Scots Irish carver who was well known for his geometric and hieroglyphic gravestone markings in this area of New Hampshire. You can see examples of his work, including this gravestone, at this link: CLICK HERE.
This is a complete article on the work of John Wright (1702 - 1775) of Londonderry, New Hampshire, as a PDF file:
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