Carved In Stone: Historic Marker Inventory

The Ancient Burying Ground - Hartford's Oldest Historic Site

In 2021, the Ancient Burying Ground Association embarked on a grant-funded project to build a photographic database of gravestones, markers & monuments. This project included high resolution photography of the stone, markers, and monuments found at the Ancient Burying Ground. In addition, the database will feature transcriptions of what appears on each marker (to the degree possible), including names and dates of death.

This is a large-scale project, being undertaken in several phases. The final report for Phase I is included here: