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Affectionate Remembrance of


daughter of James and

Mary Yeomans

who died February 26th 1843

AGED 12 Years and 11 months


This lovely bud so young and fair
Calld hence by early doom
Just came to show how sweet a flower
In paradise would bloom


Emma was the second daughter of James Yeomans and Mary Green. Both Emma and her elder sister Louisa were baptised at the Wesleyan Chapel in Desborough.