Mowry Family Graves in Smithfield, RI

Smithfield Historical Cemetery #37 is located at the corner of Pleasant View Ave. and Cedar Swamp Road.
Mowry stones Randall Mowry,
died Dec. 7, 1873
in the 76th year of his age
Eliza, wife of Randall Mowry
died June 18, 1881, in the 81st year of her age
Nelson Mowry, son of Randall & Eliza Mowry
died May 8, 1865, in the 22nd year of his age
Henry Mowry, died Aug. 28, 1906
aged 83 years and 12 days
11th Independent Battery, Mass Vol. L. Artillery
"Gone but not forgotten"
Albert A. Mowry, died Oct. 10, 1866, in the 27nd year of his age
A loving and affectionate husband Farwell!  A little time and we who knew thee well and loved thee here one after one shall follow thee as pilgrims through the gate of fear
which opens on eternity.
In memory of Olive Mowry, wife of Joab Mowry,
she died Feb. 23, 1853, aged 78 years and 7 days
My Children dear, this place ...
a mother's grave to see
Not long ago I was with you,
And soon you'll be with me.
Sleep Mother the gentle winds are breathing
a hymn to lull thy quiet rest
But O how oft the heart-felt tears are ...
To think our eyes have ...
Erected by ....
"Husband" Samuel S. Arnold, son of Samuel A. and Mindwell Arnold,
Died Aug. 7, 1881, aged 74 years and 3 months
Gone but not forgotten
"wife" Amey S., wife of Samuel S. Arnold,
and daughter of Joab and Olive Mowry,
died June 19, 1884, aged 76 years, 4 mos, & 8 days
United above.
George W. Mowry, died April 1, 1868,
in the 30th year of his age.
Farewell my wife and children dear;
I must go and leave you here.
My parents dear I bid adieu,
No longer can I stay with you.
My brothers and my sisters dear
see that  you live in God's fear.
Sarah E. Mowry, 1859 - 1918 William Mowry, died July 3, 1886, aged 64 years, 5 months & 21 days Lydia Blackmar, wife of William Mowry,
died Sept. 17, 1902, aged 79 years, 5 mos and 20 days
After the pain and struggle
there has come a day of rest.
Almanzo, son of William and Lydia Mowry,
died Nov. 21, 1850, aged 5? years, 5 mos & 22 days
"O there was One on earth awhile ...
Mary A. Mowry, daughter of William & Lydia Mowry,
died Aug. 31, 1884, aged 36 years and 6 months
Precious in the sight of the Lord
is the death of his saints.
Emeline M., daughter of Smith Ray & Diana Aldrich Mowry,
August 24, 1843 - July 23, 1919
Alonzo Mowry, 1845 - 1920
his wife Emma W. Winsor, 1853 - 1943
Thomas Mowry, born July 28, 1833,
died March 14, 1896
Jane E. Burlingame, wife of Thomas Mowry,
July 26, 1832 - Feb. 17, 1913

 Images, information & transcription by Beth Hurd, 2004

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