The inscription of Richard's stone reads: ""Here lyeth buried ye body of Captain Richard Brackett Deacon Aged 80 years Deceased March 5 16and90". This photo was found on Findagrave.com. Alice, Richard's wife, has no marker but it is believed she is buried near her husband.
Birth: September 16, 1610, Sudbury, Suffolk, England
Death: March 5, 1690, Braintree, Norfolk County, Massachusetts, USA
Captain Richard Brackett was one of the first of the name in America. With certainty it is known that he was in the colony of Massachusetts Bay as early as 1630. Richard Brackett died March 5, 1690 "after an eminently useful, active and pious life." He is buried in the north precinct of Braintree; now Quincy.
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