London – Tombstone Inscription

Buried Poplar Avenue in 1850

Interment Book:
        Male Black (no age listed)
        Residence: City
        Buried on Poplar Ave.
        Slave of J. A. S. Acklin

From Mark Brown, Director Belmont Mansion
Historic Home of Adelicia & Joseph Acklen

“In February of 1850, the Acklens had not
moved to Belmont and were still living
at their house on Cherry Street.”
(now called 4th Avenue North)

Report March 2013