From the Richmond Dispatch, 3/16/1863, p. 2, c. 2


…Killed instantly, on Friday, the 13th March by the explosion at the Laboratory, ALICE JANE JOHNSON, daughter of John A Johnson and Catherine Fraser (formerly Catherine Johnson,) in the 13th year of her age.

Alice Jane, fare thee well,
Sleep on in peaceful rest;
Thy little head is pillowed now,
On thy Redeemer’s breast

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