William Lusk - Enfield, CT
Posted by: Groundspeak Charter Member neoc1
N 41° 59.074 W 072° 35.504
18T E 699501 N 4650868
Quick Description: The grave of William Lusk, who drowned while crossing the Navidid River in Texas, is located in a family plot that is marked by a marble obelisk in Enfield Cemetery on US Route 5 in Enfield, CT.
Location: Connecticut, United States
Date Posted: 12/7/2017 7:16:18 AM
Waymark Code: WMX79Z
Published By: Groundspeak Premium Member MountainWoods
Views: 0

Long Description:
The grave of William Lusk is marked by a marble, family obelisk. The front of the obelisk also has the names of his father and sister. The marble dado is inscribed:

SYLVESTER GRAHAM LUSK
DIED
MONTE VIDEO, S. AMERICA
DEC. 3, 1840 AGED 35 YEARS
-----
WILLIAM LUSK
DROWNED
CROSSING THE NAVIDAD, TEXAS
AGED 29 yrs 50 DAYS
-----
HARRIET LUSK
DIED AUG. 6, 1846
AGED 19 yrs 12 days
-----
Type of Death Listed: Accident

Website (if available): [Web Link]

Visit Instructions:
When posting a visit to an unusual grave, please include the minimum of one picture of your visit as proof that you were there in the flesh.

Although not required, please include your personal experience of this location.

Search for...
Geocaching.com Google Map
Google Maps
MapQuest
Bing Maps
Trails.com Maps
Nearest Waymarks
Nearest Graves of Unusual Deaths
Nearest Geocaches
Nearest Benchmarks
Nearest Hotels
Create a scavenger hunt using this waymark as the center point
Recent Visits/Logs:
There are no logs for this waymark yet.