This is one of my favorite photographs. It was taken in Smithland Cemetery, Smithland, Kentucky. In the foreground are the tombstones of the Weston family: (from left)
Arthur, Son of R.C. and Juliann Weston; died Nov. 26th 1849 age 5 years 10 mos. 12 days.
Richard son of R.C. & Juliann Weston June 22, 1850; died Feby 1851
Julia A. Wife of R.C. Weston, died Oct. 28, 1854, aged 31 yrs.
Richard C. Weston born Aug 4, 1815; died May 1st 1881.
For more information on the Weston family, go Here
In the background is another family monument - the H.F. Given tomb, probably the most well known monument in Smithland Cemetery.
Published 6 November 2018, Western Kentucky Genealogy Blog, http://wkygenealogy.blogspot.com/