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Riverview Cemetery (Old)

Clintonville, Town of Au Sable, Clinton County, New York
NOTES:

AMES
Norman B. / AMES, / Died June 27, 1869, / AE. 51 yrs. /

AMES
Mary, / Wife of / Norman B. AMES / Died / Sept. 1, 1848, / Aged 27 years. / (2 lines of verse -- too worn to read)
Mary, / Her Infant daughter / Died / Aug. 10, 1848, / AE 11 weeks. /

AMES
Clarissa WILLSON. / Wife of / Norman AMES / July 8, 1822, / May 31, 1893. / Mother /

AMES
Esther A. / Wife of / J. M. D. AMES, / Died / Mar. 6, 1856; / Aged 31 yrs. /

AMES
Elijah M. / Son of / J. M. D. & E. A. / AMES, / Died / Feb. 28, 1856; / Aged 1 year. /

AMES
Samuel H. / son of / Samuel and / Rebecca AMES / died July 14, / 1845, AE 15 Mo. /

AMES
In Remembrane / of / Our Brother / Fred M. AMES / Born / Aug. 16, 1845, / Died / Apr. 10, 1875. / At Rest /

BEARDSLEY
In Memory of / Aurillia, wife of / Charles BEARDSLEY, / who died Augt. 28th / A.D. 1824, / aged 26 years / 5 months and 9 days. /
Beauty with all its charms must fade, /
And death must close the scene, /
But Virtues like hers in darkest shade /
Blooms in Immortal (?) /

BEARDSLEY
Clotilda HOSFORD / Wife of / Emanuel BEARDSLEY, / Died / March 10, 1842, / AE 74 Years. /

BEARDSLEY
In Memory of / Emanuel BEARDSLEY / who died / April 23rd A.D. 1824, / in the 59th year / of his age. /

BEARDSLEY
Almeda / Wife of / Curtis BEARDSLEY / Died / Dec. 28, 1857. / Aged 48 years. /
My rest is in Heaven; my home is not here. /

BLISS
Marcelia / I. WESTON, / Wife of / James A. BLISS, / Died / May 29, 1860, / AE 20 y'rs. /
Lent for a fleeting hour to earth, /
To tears, and pains, a moment given, /
A wanderer of celestial birth, /
Returns to seek her native heaven. /

BROWN
Polly COTTRELL, / Wife of / Arial BROWN / Born / Dec. 6, 1801, / Died / Jan. 22, 1839. /

BULLEN
(front)
Capt. / Jeduthan BULLEN / Died Dec. 6, 1819, / AE 35 Yrs. /
Beulah, / Wife of / Doctor N. S. CLARK, / & Consort of Capt. / Jeduthan BULLEN / Died Dec. 2, 1832, / AE. 45 Yrs. / My redeemer liveth. /
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(side)
Dr. Albert BULLEN, / Died July 10, 1846, / AE 41 Yrs. /
Caroline M. BULLEN / Died March 2, 1896, / Aged 89 Years /
John Henry, / Died July 10, 1862, / AE. 26 Yrs. /
Ann Eliza, / Died Nov. 2, 1866, / AE. 29 Yrs. /
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(side)
Almira BULLEN,, / Died Sept. 26, 1824 / AE. 5 Yrs. /
Mercy CLARK, / Died Mar. 9, 1824 / AE. 15 Mos. /
Elihu, / son of / Samuel & Elizabeth / BULLEN, / AE. 13 Mos. /
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(back)
Albert F. / Died Mar. 12, 1832, / AE. 3 Mos. /
Mary B. / Died Aug. 15, 1833, / AE. 6 Mos. /
Benton, / Died July 18, 1835, / AE. 9 Mos. /
James, / Died Nov. 22, 1842, / AE 5 Weeks. /
Children of Albert & / Caroline BULLEN. /

BULLEN
Dear / Eliza /
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Ann Eliza. / The Lord is my shepherd / I shall not want. /
(Each of the above two is in a separate plot, surrounded by iron railing -- next to each other. The second stone probably refers to the Ann Eliza shown on large monument.)

CONGER
David CONGER, / Died / Sept. 24, 1862, / AE. 74 Y'rs. /
Susannah, / His Wife / Died / Oct. 4, 1826, / AE. 37 Y'rs. /

EDWARDS
Lazarus EDWARDS / Died / March 23, 1879, / AE 71 Yrs. & 10 Mo. /
Yes; he's gone before us, /
And we hope to meet him there, /
Where there is no death, no parting, /
But where we his joys can share. /

EDWARDS
Mary F. / Daughter of / L. & S. / EDWARDS, / Died / Oct. 6, 1843, / AE. 16 Months. /

FLACK
George FLACK / died / Nov. 15, 1832, / aged 31 years. /

FLACK
James K. / son of / George & Jane / FLACK, / died Feb. 26, 1828, / aged 1 year and 1 / month. /
Happy Infant early blest /
Rest in peaceful realm' rest /

GAY
In Memory of / Deborah, wife of / David GAY, / who died Dec. 18, 1840, / Aged 57 years. /

GAY
In Memory of / Jerome H. son of Darius / J. & Delia D. GAY, who died / July 3, 1838, aged 13 / months & 25 days. /
"Ere sin could blight or sorrow fade, /
Death came with friendly care; /
The opening bud to heaven conveyed, /
And bade it blossom there." /

GAY
In Memory of / Jerome H. son of / Darius J. & Delia D. / GAY, who died May / 30, 1840, aged 14 / months. /

GAY
David Hervey, / son of / L. D. & Fidelia M. / GAY, / died Sept. 29, 1862, / AE. 13 y'rs. & 6 mo's. /

GAY
Ettie L. GAY / Not lost, / but gone before. / (complete)

JONES
In memory of / Wilb. T. / son of / S. W. & M. / JONES. / (complete)

KIRBY
George H. / 1849 - 1924 /
His Wife / Mary M. AMES / 1852 - 1923 /

ROGERS
In memory of / Sally, wife of / Benjamin ROGERS, / who died March 17, / 1838, aged 39 years / 6 months & 5 days. /
Or worn by slowly rolling years, /
Or broke by sickness in a Day, /
The fading glory disappears, /
The shorliv'd beauties die away. /

ROGERS
In memory of / William, son of / Benj. & Sally / ROGERS, who died / Jan. 14, 1837, aged / 4 years 7 mos. & 21 d's. / (four lines of verse, too worn to read.)

ROGERS
Mary, / daughter of / Benj. & Sally / ROGERS, / died Sept. 4, 1848, / AE 18 Y'rs. 3 Mo. /
O blessed child, with whom so soon /
The work of life was o'er, /
We hail thy ransomed soul at rest /
On yon celestial shore. /

SNIDER
Leonard O. / son of / Jacob & Synthia / SNIDER, / died Aug. 19, 1827, / aged 4 years 5 mo. / and 12 days. /
So fades the lovely blooming flower; /
Frail smiling solace of an hour, /
So soon our tansient comforts fly /
And pleasure only blooms to die. /

WESTON
James / WESTON, died May 22, / 1840; / Aged 82 years / 11 months / & 11 days. /
Sally, / Wife of / James WESTON, / died May 22, / 1840; / Aged 74 years / 11 months & 11 d's. /
Headstone: J.W.
Headstone: S.W.
(note that both died on the same day, and that both seemingly had the same birthday!)

WESTON
Hervey WESTON / Died / Feb. 17, 1857; / Aged 59 yrs. /
Dear Companion much we miss thee; /
Miss thy presence here below; /
Miss thy many prayers and counsels, /
Miss thy step where ere we go./

WESTON
(front)
Hervey WESTON / Died Feb. 17, 1857, / AE 59 Yrs. /
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(side)
Nancy BOWMAN / Wife of / H. WESTON / Died June 4, 1876, / AE. 69 Yrs. /
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(side)
Matilda MACE / Wife of / H. WESTON / Died Dec. 11, 1828, / AE 26 Yrs. /
Headstone: M.M.W.
Headstone: N.B.W.

WESTON
Metilda, (sic) / wife of / Hervey WESTON / died Dec. 11, 1828, / aged 26 years. /

WESTON
Elizabeth, / daughter of / Hearvey & Metilda / WESTON, / died Aug. 20, / 1823 aged 2 / yr's 5 months. /

WESTON
Clementine B. / Dau. of / H. & N. M. WESTON, / Died / May 23, 1854, / AE 9 Mos. /

WESTON
Jane V. / Daughter of / M. B. & A. M. / WESTON, / Died / Jan. 25, 1849, / AE 7 Months. /
The fairest flower /
Are the first to fade. /
Footstone: J.V.W.

WESTON
Oreann, / Daughter of / B. W. & H. A. / WESTON, / Died / July 8, 1853, / AE. 14 Ms. 3 Dys. /
She was a flower so earley (sic) cropt, /
Was handed to the tomb, /
Yet death this angel only left /
In paradise to bloom. /

WESTON
Fred E. / Son of / B. W. & H. A. WESTON, / died April 7, 1871, / Aged 2 yrs. / (same verse as above)

WESTON
(front)
Our Baby /
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(back)
S. & H. M. / WESTON. /

WESTON
Elizabeth A. / Daughter of / Hervey & Nancy M. / WESTON, / died May 9, / 1854, / AE 18 yrs. & 3 mos. /
Peaceful in life, triumphant in death. /

WESTON
Ellen M. / Dau. of / Hervey & N. M. WESTON / Died / May 4, 1865, / AE. 26 Yrs. /
Farewell

WESTON
Amasa / James, / son of / James & Malinda / WESTON, / died / May 21, 1821, / AE. 5 yrs. 11 mos. / & 18 days. /

WESTON
Blanchard / 1826 - 1905 /

WESTON
Delian / 1828 - 1877 /

WESTON
Emma / 1857 - 1919 /

(three above on one lot)

WESTON
Orville S. / Son of / H. & N. M. WESTON / Died / May 8, 1844, / AE. 1 Year / & 7 Mos. /

WOODARD
Benjamin F. / Son of / Daniel & Olive / WOODARD. / died Dec. 28, 1825 / aged 23 years & / 4 months. /
Fair & blooming yesterday, /
Now a loathsom (sic) corpse I lie; /
See how beauty fades away; /
Oh: prepare, prepare to die. /
Footstone: B.F.W. /



Source: McLellan Cemetery Records