Tuesday, December 29, 2009
Tombstone Tuesday - Little Julia Swadner
This is the gravesite of Julia Ann Swadener, daughter of Caroline Routsong and Samuel Swadner of Van Buren Township, (now Kettering) Montgomery County, Ohio. It is located in David's Cemetery.
She died August 12, 1856 at the tender age of 4 years, 25 days.
The inscription states "Ere sin could blight or sorrow faid
Death came with friendly care.
The opening bud to Heaven convaid
And bade it blossom there."