Steere Family Graves in Glocester, RI


Glocester Historical Cemetery 37, Irons-Steere, on Snake Hill Road, adjacent to Marion Irons Beach
In Memory of Mrs. Mary Steere, widow of Dea. Asa Steere, who died Aug. 21, 1840
aged 77 years ?? mo's and 26 days
"Life's duly done, as sinks the day, ... from its load the spirit flies, While heaven and earth combine to say, How blest the righteous when they die."
Sacred to the Memory of Dea. Asa Steere
who died Jan. 31, 1835
aged 77 years, 4 mos & 3 days
"He lived respected and died lamented...
"Our Father"
Riley Steere
Died Nov. 7, 1863, in the 81st year of his age.
In Memory of Nancy Steere, wife of Riley Steere,
who departed this life Jan. 21, 1826
aged 35 years and 11 months
"Though all created ... ight decay
and death close up our eyes
Thy presence makes eternal day
where clouds can never rise."
Lovina G., wife of Riley Steere,
died Feb. 29, 1864, aged 72 years.
"Blessed are the dead that die in the Lord"
Whipple Steere, died Feb. 23, 1872,
aged 75 years, 4 mos & 7 days
Phebe Steere, wife? of Whipple Steere (worn, hard to read)
(there are two Phebe Steeres listed for this cemetery
in the RI Historical Cemeteries Database Index)
[STEERE, PHEBE 1801c - 17 DEC 1825]
Abi, daughter of Whipple & Phebe Steere,
died Oct.? 12?, 1858?? (dates worn) aged ??
[STEERE ABISS 1821c - 12 OCT 1858]
In Memory of Mary Ann Evans,
daughter of Riley & Nancy Steere,
who died Nov. 7, 1823, aged 11 years & 2 days
Lucina, daughter of Dea. Asa & Mary Steere
Born Dec. 22, 1786, died Jan. 28, 1873
"No sin, no grief, no pain,
Safe in my happy home;
My fears all fled, my doubts all slain;
My hour of triumph is come."
Hannah W. Steere, daughter of Dea. Asa & Mary Steere
Died Dec. 3, 1867
Aged 75 years, 4 months & 13 days.
"Beyond this ... of tears
there is a life beyond
Unmeasured by the flight of years, And all that life is love."
In Memory of Sarah Steere, wife of Samuel Steere 2d
Died Aug. 19, 18??  Aged 58 years, 3 mos & 27 days. (repair)
[STEERE, SARAH   1793c - 19 AUG 1851]
In Memory of Phebe Steere, wife of Samuel Steere
who died April 6??  (very worn) aged 36 years?
[STEERE, PHEBE 1798c - 6 APR 1834]
Samuel Steere 2d
Born January? 29, 1795
died Oct. 4, 1880
aged 85 years, 8 mos, & 5 days
In Memory of Mr. James H. Steere,
son of Mr. Samuel & Mrs. Phebe Steere,
who died July 12, 1847, aged 28 years, 9 mos & 8 days
In Memory of Mr. Francis A. Steere,
son of Mr. Samuel & Mrs. Phebe Steere,
who died Feb. 6, 1843, aged 19? years, 10 mo & ?? days
In Memory of Miss Adeline, daughter of Samuel & Phebe Steere,
who died July 11, 1844, aged 19 years, 7 mos & 17 days
In memory of Miss Sarah Steere,
daughter of Mr. Samuel & Mrs. Phebe Steere
who died Oct. 12, 1842, aged 15 years, 7 mos & 24 days.
SEDDON
1874  Graham Seddon
1877  his wife Mary Ella Steere  1933
1904  Edgar H. Seddon
Francis Steere, son of Albert & Hannah Steere
May 18, 1849 - Jan. 2, 1906
Ana C. Steere, daughter of Owen E. & Lillian A. Steere
born July ???   died Sept. 5???
Albert A. Steere, son of Owen E. & Lillian A. Steere
born March ???    died Sept. 16, 1888??
Owen E. Steere, son of Albert & Hannah Steere
May 22, 1858 - Nov. 3, 1896
Albert Steere, died Dec. 14, 1859 in the 40th year of his age. In Memory of Miss Mary Steere, daughter of Samuel & Phebe Steere
who died June 12, 1845, aged 15 years and 10 months
Frederic, son of Samuel & Phebe Steere,
died March 28, 1863?, aged 30 years, 8 mos, & 2 days
 

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