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Pennsylvania and American German Gravestone Guide

St.Luke's (Old Williams), Williams Township,
Northampton Co. PA - Group 2

Photos Copyright: Richard Mammana

Elisab. Margar. Unangst Stone
Elisab. Margar. Unangst
1727 - 1771
Henrich Unangst Stone
Henrich Unangst
1723 - 1803

Stone reads (in part):
"Here rests ... and her two
children" (not named)
Funeral Text:
Romans 7 vs. 24 - 25
24 O wretched man that I am!
who shall deliver me from the
body of this death? 25 I thank
God through Jesus Christ our
Lord. So then with the mind I
myself serve the law of God;
but with the flesh the law of sin.
"I thank God - through Christ
the Lord - (who) accords her
gentle rest and a joyous

Funeral Text:
Philippians 1 vs. 21-23
21 For to me to live is Christ, and to die is gain. 22 But if I live in the flesh, this is the fruit of my labour: yet what I shall choose I wot not.
23 For I am in a strait betwixt two, having a desire to depart, and to be with Christ; which is far better:
Verse: (paraphrase of text)
"For to me to live is Christ, having
a desire to depart and to be with Christ"

Group 2

Picture Groups:   1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9

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