Double Tombstone-Presbyterian Cemetery, Ellettsville

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Title

Double Tombstone-Presbyterian Cemetery, Ellettsville

Subject

Crosses
Wheat

Description

Louisa Figg ("Mother") born 1854, died 1914. T.D. Figg ("Father") born 1839, died 1903. This is an example of a double tombstone. Symbols of wheat on tombstones can symbolize a bountiful, long-lived life. Pauline Montgomery noted that this tombstone is carved limestone.

Creator

Montgomery, Pauline

Source

Pauline Montgomery Indiana tombstone photographs and records, Collection C386
Ledger pg. 89, entry no. 8

Publisher

Indiana University Archives, Bloomington.

Date

1962

Contributor

Meyer, Matthew
Morrison, Katherine

Rights

Copyright owner: Indiana University

Format

Photograph

Identifier

Donor image number 887

Coverage

Presbyterian Cemetery, Ellettsville, Indiana
Monroe County

Citation

Montgomery, Pauline, “Double Tombstone-Presbyterian Cemetery, Ellettsville,” Indiana University Archives Exhibits, accessed December 9, 2022, https://collections.libraries.indiana.edu/iubarchives/items/show/943.

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