Martha Fowler Pressley, Age 2

(18 Apr 1838 - 24 Aug 1840)

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Pressley Family Cemetery, Williamsburg County, South Carolina


memory of
daughter of
John B. & Sarah
who departed this life
on the 24th day of
August A. D. 1840,
aged 2 years 4 months
and 6 days


M.F.P. 1840

Martha died when John Gotea Pressley, who wrote the family history, was still a very young boy. He recorded no memories of his sister.

Her headstone is of a beautiful marble, deeply and aesthetically cut. Though small in size, it quickly draws one's attention.

Headstone of Martha Fowler Pressley, Age 2


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