This is a fascinating story of a War Of 1812 Veteran’s Gravestone Found In Bridgewater Basement
The gravestone belonged to Jabez Harden, born 1796, died 1879, veteran of the War of 1812, but he is not buried there. His original grave is in Pratt Town Cemetery in Bridgewater.
The mystery is how did Jabez's tombstone end up in a basement?
Above you can view Jabez's widow's Pension application dated 1879.