Tombstone Tuesday: 1685 Here Lieth Bvried

Another photo from my recent trip to Boston. This one taken in the Granary Burial Ground.

The tombstone reads:

1685

HERE LIETH BV

RIED THOMAS

PLATS AGED 47

YEARS DEPARTED

THIS LIFE

FEBRVARY THE 7TH

Check out how “the” is written in the last line. Here is the FindAGrave record for Plats.

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2 thoughts on “Tombstone Tuesday: 1685 Here Lieth Bvried

  1. Ginger Smith says:

    That’s pretty cool how they wrote the “The”
    Thanks for sharing!

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