Woman from Lyndeborough (Antrim, 1812)

If you read the town histories, these sorts of things happened all the time back in the day:

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This story presents a disappearance and death as a casual, common, corner-of-the-next-field sort of experience.  It perhaps explains a bit of the early settlers’ readiness to see ghosts & shades everywhere…   (See also: John Hodgdon’s ghost story)

4 July 1812

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