“Lost In the Storm”

Earlier I posted some pictures from my recent trip to the cemetery at All Saints Episcopal Church in Pawleys Island, South Carolina. While tiptoeing through the Flagg family plot after locating the alleged grave of Alice Flagg, I noticed an interesting inscription on one of the obelisks:

“IN LOVING MEMORY OF
ARTHUR B. FLAGG
BORN SEPT. 22D 1858
HIS WIFE
MARTHA A. FLAGG
BORN NOV. 20TH 1860
 AND THEIR CHILDREN
 ALBERT, WARD, ALICE
  EBIN & MATTIE
     WHO WERE LOST IN THE
               STORM ON OCTOBER 13TH 1893
         ON MAGNOLIA BEACH”

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