Tombstone Tuesday — William Yardley

by Laurel | April 23rd, 2013

15 June 1922

William Yardley 1840-1922

William William Yardley 1840-1922

William Yardley
1840 – 1922
Betsy Perkins, His Wife
1846 – 1930
Ann Perkins
1818 – 1892

William Yardley, a long-time resident of this city, died this morning at Auburn, R.I., at the home of his daughter, Mrs. E. P. Orr. He leaves a widow and four daughters, Mrs. Orr, Mrs. H. Blandemere of Flatbush, New York, Mrs. Rose Lassiter of Holyoke, Mrs. A. M. Forsythe of Chicago, Ill., and one son, William H. Yardley of Springfield. The funeral will be held in Forster’s funeral parlors Saturday. Burial will be in Forestdale Cemetery.

Mrs. Betsy Yardley — Word has been received of the death at Cranston, R. I., of Mrs. Betsy Yardley, 84, formerly of this city. The body will be brought here Thursday for the funeral at St. Paul’s Episcopal church. Burial will be in Forestdale Cemetery.

Could not find a death notice or obituary for Ann Perkins, presumably the mother of Betsy Perkins Yardley.

A Random tombstone from Elmwood Cemetery.

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