By Richard Meyer
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What sorrows this home hath in store for us, God only knoweth," says Cuyler. " When the prophecy was indeed fulfilled, Cuyler brought the domestic connection full swing as he mused upon the cemetery plot where his small son was buried. " 34 Such objects reenforced the child's connection with its former environment. But they also had the ability to evoke certain highly sentimental connotations. "The most trifling objects become endeared to us by tender associations," states The Loved and the Lost,a cemetery guidebook of the period.
The broken flower bud on the footboard symbolizes the unfulfilled potential inherent in an early death;33 and, as with the lamb in the Noll monument, it creates a symbolic link with the natural world with which children were identified. The simple word "Grace" on the headboard affirms the sinless state of the deceased child (though one cannot dismiss the possibility that it also may represent the child's name). 5. Reclining Children with Angel and Lamb Gravemarkers of Albert Noll (d. 1859) and Henry Noll (d.
It was their own, and their only realm, since as tiny youngsters they were unable to part from it. This close connection bestowed upon children a great dose of purity. With their assured sincerity and innocence, as well as their close connection to the Christian home, children assumed a special place in the Victorian social order which death only seemed to solidify. Dying as they did before they had to enter the grown-up marketplace insured their per- Page 14 petual purity and spot in this order.
Cemeteries Gravemarkers by Richard Meyer