Capt. Abraham Parsons

Capt.
Abraham Parsons
Born March 5, 1758
Died Aug. 26, 1822
An officer during the entire
American Revolution of 1776.
Part of which time he was held
by the British as a prisoner
of war.

Leanora
Beloved wife of
Abraham Parsons
Born April 18, 1762 Died Dec. 7, 1855

Charity Parsons
Born Oct. 11, 1789 Died Jan. 14, 1874
Her name expressed her honored character

Abigail Parsons
Born Feb. 19, 1794 Died June 28, 1872
A Christian and patient invalid during her entire life

William Parsons
Born Jan. 28, 1783 Died Feb. 14, 1857

Charles Parsons
Born Aug. 7, 1798 Died Jan. 4, 1867

Mary, wife of John P. Vollum
Born Jan. 31, 1792 Died Sept. 29, 1873
Erected to the memory of Abraham and
Leanora Parsons and their children.

Type of Marker: Ornate memorial
Material: Marble
Issues: Delamination, blistering
Elements Missing or Compromised: Incomplete bottom; base present
Recommended Treatment:

  • Repoint all joints.
  • Patch and fill all blistering and delaminating sections with a lime based mortar.
  • Gently clean the surface of the stone with a biocide using a soft bristled brush.
  • Treat the stone with an Ethyl Silicate consolidate.

Marker Details
Inventory Number: 531
Cemetery Section: 11