Ellen W. Randolph Coolidge: Epitaph for Thomas Mann Randolph

Thomas Mann Randolph, of Tuckahoe Virginia.
the son of Thomas Mann Randolph and
of Anne Cary of Ampthill. James River.

Born 1768. Died June 20. 1828.

He was a man of talent and of learning.

Charitable to the poor.

A good son to his mother, and a
kind father to his daughters.

“No farther seek his merits to disclose,

“Or draw his frailties from their dread abode,

“(There they alike in trembling hope repose,

“The bosom of his father and his God.)

MS (ViU: Ellen Wayles Randolph Coolidge Correspondence); with Coolidge’s note on verso: “T.M.R.