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


…In this city, on the 14th inst, MARY ANN, eldest daughter of Branch C and Rebecca A Archer, in the 13th year of her age.

“Weep not for me, my parents dear,
I’ve gone to heaven, you need not fear;
My life was short, by this you see,
Prepare yourselves to follow me.”
Petersburg Express will please copy.

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