Mary was first found in the same grave with Mary Hannah Kent my 2nd great grandmother.Might have been a pauper's grave for both of them, so perhaps two strangers were buried together.
Mary died 29 Dec 1826 age 78 buried 1 Jan 1827 in Cambridge Cemetery, Cambridge MA.
Another searcher wrote: "some small info about Mary Norwell at Cambridge City Hall. Mary was BURIED on January 1, 1827 at the age of 78 years old.......There was also an Ann Maria Norwell, died or was buried on 5-14-1827 at 2 y, 2m old......Two more Norwell entries: _______, child of Henry, apr 6, 1826 at 30m (months) ________, child of Mark, buried July 10, 1832. Vital Records of Cambridge, Vol 2, Marriages and Death till, I believe 1850. Page 679.....The City Hall, City Clerk's office is on 795 Massachusetts Ave, Cambridge, MA02139......If you look up Cambridge, MA on the internet, you may be able to find the city;s website and get the phone number."....Variations of the surname NORWELL are "Norvaile, Norvil, Norwald, Nowell, Norvyle, Norrell, Norvill,Norwell, Noel(l),Norvelland Norwald"...Hope this is helpful......Mary