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Chazy Landing Cemetery
(also known as Saxes Landing Cemetery)

Chazy, Clinton County, New York
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NOTES:

BEACH
(square and compasses) / In Memory of / Major Zerah BEACH, / who departed this life /
April 9th 1819, / In the 48th year of his age. /

BROWN
Oliver BROWN. / Died / Oct. 16, 1854. / Aged 84 Years. /

BROWN
Joann, / Wife of / Oliver BROWN, / Died / April 10, 1856, / In Her 80th Year. /

BROWN
(east)
Capt. G. G. BROWN, / Born / May 28, 1810, / Died / July 16, 1884. /
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(north)
Caroline M. SMITH / Wife of / Capt. G. G. BROWN / Born / Nov. 11, 1811, / Died / Apr. 19, 1891. /

CHANDONETT
(square and compasses) /
Francis / CHANDONETT died / April 6th 1810 / aged 57 years /
Cease cease O! my soul to repine /
To the sweet contemplation give way /
The exertions of mercy divine /
Has removed him to mansions of / day /

COOPER
(square and compasses) /
Thomas COOPER / Died / Aug. 19, 1862. / (rest repaired by cement)

COOPER
In Memory of / Polly, consort of / Thomas COOPER Esq. / who died Sept. 9th / AD. 1823, / aged 46 years. /
My friends they dwell above; /
Them will I go and see, /
And all my friends in Christ below /
Will soon come after me. /

DOUGLASS
Prudy B. / Dau. of / Jon. & Lucy / DOUGLASS, / died March. 31, / 1848, / AE. 41 Y'rs. /
Through tribulation great she came, /
She bore the cross despised the shame, /
From all her labors now she rests, /
In Gods eternal glory blest. /

DOUGLASS
In memory of Capt. / John DOUGLASS. / who died Oct. 16th / 1808; in the 51st / year of his age. /
The most active genius, - the most /
acknowledged usefulness, - and the /
strongest attachments will not save /
from the iron gripe (sic) of Death! /

DOUGLASS
Hannah, / Widow of / Capt. John DOUGLAS (sic) / Died / Oct. 4, 1853. / in her 93 year. / Gone home. /

DOUGLASS
In memory of / Amhert (sic) / DOUGLASS who / died Jan. 16th / 1808, / in the 22 year / of his age. /
He was amiable in person, and /
beloved and lamented by /
his acquaintance. /

DOUGLASS
In memory of 5 children, / of M. Jonathan and Mrs. / Lucy DOUGLASS. /
John B. departed this life / Nov. 28th, 1804. Aged / 5 months. /
Nancy, departed this life / Aug. 5th, 1808. Aged 1 / year & 2 months. /
Jonathan Jr. & Lucy, depart- / ed this life Oct. 9th, 1811. / Aged 5 months. /
Amherst D. departed this / life Sept. 2d, 1815. Aged / 6 years & 5 months. /

DOUGLAS
Nancy, / Wife of / David DOUGLAS / died / July 3, 1841, / AE. 53 years. /
Blessed are the dead who /
die in the Lord. /

ELDRIDGE
In memory of / Amos ELDRIDGE Esqr. / who died Augt. 20th / 1818; / in the 71st year of his age. /

GALE
Msoes (sic) L. GALE / 1805 - 1893 /

GEARN
In Memory of / Alexander GEARN, / a native of Scotland, / who departed this life / the 16th of October / 1820, / in the 47th year of / his age. /

GRAVES
Benjamin GRAVES / Died / Mar. 22, 1843, / AE. 83 Yrs. & / 4 Mos. / A Tribute of Respect by his Son / Benjamin. /

GREGORY
Seth GREGORY, / Died / Dec. 23, 1852, / Ae. 83 Yrs. /

GREGORY
In Memory of / Mrs. Prudence / GREGORY, wife of / Seth GREGORY / Esq. and daughter / of Nathniel (sic) DOUGLASS Esq; who died / May 24th 1814; / in the 42d year of / her age. /

GREGORY
In Memory of / Henrietta GREGORY, / daughter of Seth / GREGORY Esq. who died / July 17th 1818; in the / 28 year of her age. /
Then if happy, midnight Death /
Seize me flesh & stop my breath /
Yet to morrow I shall be /
Blest in Heaven Eternity. /

GREGORY
Henry GREGORY, / Born Sept. 1, 1792, / Died / Dec. 12, 1877, /

GREGORY
Electa, / Wife of / Henry GREGORY, Esq. / Died / Oct. 31, 1850, / AE. 53 yrs. /

GREGORY
Clarrissa GREGORY, / Died / Nov. 24, 1869, / AE. 72 Yrs. /

HILL
Lavina P. GALE wife of / Franklin B. HILL / Died June 8, 1911, AE. 76 Ys. /
Ida P. HILL / Died Mar. 25, 1890, AE. 23 Ys. /

HOLT
Wm. A. HOLT, / son of / Wm. S. HOLT, / died Dec. 2nd / 1811, / in his 17th year. /

LEWIS
Malony SMITH, / Wife of / P. B. LEWIS, / Died / Nov. 9, 1878, / AE. 78 Ys. /

McPHERSON
(square and compasses)
In Memory of / Murdock Mc.PHARSON / Esq. who departed this / life September 30th 1799. / in the 66 year of his age. /

McPHERSON
In Memory of / Elizabeth Mc.PHERSON, / Consort of Murdock Mc. / PHERSON Esq. who departed this / life April the 6th 1801; in the / 49th year of her age. /

McPHERSON
In memory / of / Mary, daughter of / Murdock McPHERSON Esq. / who died Nov. l7th / 1829. / Aged 43 Y. 3 M. /

MOORE
In memory of Betsey, / widow of Asa MOORE & / formerly of Zerah / BEACH, she died January / the 13th 1840, in the 63rd / year of her age. /
Beloved in life, mourned in /
death, and her virtues kindly /
cherished by 7 affectionate /
daughters, she now rests with /
her Saviour in Heaven. /

MORGAN
In Memory of / Hannah MORGAN, / consort of / Horace MORGAN, / who departed this life / Nov. 18th 1826. / in the 64th year / of her age. /

MORGAN
In memory of / Henry MORGAN, son / of Mr. Horace and Mrs. / Hannah MORGAN, who / died April 19th, 1812; / in the 14th year of his / age. /
Jentle (sic) youths as you pass by /
Remember you are born to die. /

MOTT
In Memory of / John MOTT, Jun. / son of John & / Tirzah MOTT, / who died July 15th / AD. 1820, / aged 1 year / & 7 months. /

PLOOF
John PLOOF / Died / Jan. 5, 1850, / AE. 55 ys. /

RANSOM
Lieut. / Jabez RANSOM / died April 6th 1816, / In the 69th year of / his age, to the Mem- / ory of whom this / Monument is Erected. /
He was a kind Husband, tender Parent, /
affable & kind to his Friends & those /
in distress. /
Separate stone in the same lot:
Baby

ROSEVELT
(front)
Solomon ROSEVELT, / Born / Nov. 17, 1778. / Died / March 15, 1833. /
Elizabeth WILDS / Wife of / Solomon ROSEFELT, / Born / May 10, 1780. / Died / Feb. 27, 1820. /
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(side)
John H. ROSEVELT, / Born / Feb. 24, 1817, / Died / Oct. 28, 1881. /
(NOTE: John H. went to California about 1852.)

SAX
In Memory of / Hon. Matthew SAX, / who Departed this life / August 2nd AD. 1836, / In the 61st year / of his age. /

SAX
In / memory of / Charlotte SAX, / Consort of / Matthew Sax Esq. / who departed this life / Dec. 25th, 1811, / In her 24th / year. /

SAX
In / memory of Mrs. Polly / M. SAX consort / of the Hon. Mattw. SAX, / who departed this life / March 29th, / 1814; / in the 23d year of her age. /

SAX
Elizabeth, / Widow of the late / Matthew SAX / Died / Aug. 28, 1854, / AE. 60 Y's. & 4 M's. /

SAX
Charlotte / C. daughter / of / Matthew SAX Esq. / died Oct. 20th / 1811, / In her 10th / month /

SAXE
George W. SAXE, / Born / Jan. 7, 1818, / Died / Nov. 17, 1878. /

SAXE
(on front)
(left)
Elizabeth C. / Wife of / Henry G. SAXE / Born / Dec. 4, 1823, / Died / June 30, 1902. /
(right)
Henry G. SAXE / Born / July 12, 1819, / Died / Nov. 27, 1897. /
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(side)
Ellen Alice / Daugh. of / H. G. & E. C. SAXE / Born / July 25, 1852, / Died / May 25, 1854. /

SAX
In Memory of / Harriet daughter of / Wm. SAX Esq. of / Quebec, who died / Sept. 30th 1819; / aged 13 months. /

SAXE
Matthew D. SAXE / 1855 - 1928 /

SAX
(front)
Wm. Holt SAX, / Born / May 10, 1809, / Died / Aug. 26, 1880. /
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(side)
Eliza J. / Wife of / Wm. H. SAX, / Born Feb. 25, 1823, / Died Jan. 22, 1859. /
Sarah E. / Wife of / Wm. H. SAX / Born Sept. 17, 1843, / Died Oct. 25, 1865. /
Headstone: Wm. H. S. /
Headstone: E.J.S. /
Headstone: S.E.S. /

SAXE
In memory of / Wm. Holt SAXE / Son of / W. H. & C. M. SAXE / 1889 - 1913. /

SAX
Louisa J. / wife of / Wm. Holt SAX / Born June 19, 1840, / Died Jan. 13, 1917. /

SAXE
Wm. Henry SAXE / 1861 - 1917.

SHERMAN
Joel SHERMAN. / Born / July 11, 1794 / Died / (NOTE: This piece is set upside down in a cement base.)

SMITH
(front)
Joel SMITH, / Died / Nov. 15, 1841, / Aged / 76 Years. /
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(side)
Elizabeth, / Wife of / Joel SMITH, / Died / Dec. 24, 1828, / AE. 59 Ys. /
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(back)
Joel SMITH Jr. / Died / Sept. 8, 1824, / Aged 27 Years. /
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Lydia SMITH, / Wife of / William LEWIS, / Died / Jan. 23, 1829, / AE. 24 Ys. /

SMITH
Elizabeth SMITH, / Died / July 18, 1884. / Aged 81 / Years. /

SWEET
Cora SAXE SWEET / 1865 - 1932 / (NOTE: In SAXE lot. She was a LADD, her first husband being William Henry SAXE.)

THOMAS
In Memory of / Mrs. Elizabeth, / Consort of / Beriah THOMAS who departed / this life December 19th / AD 1814; in the 71st year / of her age. /
A Husband & 6 Children survive /
to lament their loss. /

THOMAS
In Memory of / James, son of / John & Zadya / THOMAS, / who departed this life / March 26th AD 1821, / in the 18th year / of his age. /
Stop her you gay and view my humble tomb, /
Prepare for death for you must follow soon, /
Make peace with God to Christ for refuge fly, /
And join with saints (       ) shining worlds on high. /
Footstone: J.T. /

THOMAS
In Memory of / Polly THOMAS / daughter of Mathew / and Tobitha (sic) THOMAS / who departed this / life Oct 8ht (sic) 1811, / in the 13th year / of her age. /
Footstone: P.T. /

VAUGHAN
Sacred / to the Memory of / Simeon VAUGHAN. / who died May 23, 1837, / in the 70th year of his age. / (a member of Harmony Lodge, F. & A. M. 1814 - 1818)

VAUGHAN
In / Memory of Mrs. / Lydia VAUGHAN, wife of / Mr. Simeon VAUGHAN, who / was born May 26th 1773, / and died January 4th 1815, / in the 42d year of her / age. /

VAUGHAN
Zadya, / wife of / Simeon VAUGHAN, / Died / Feb. 19, 1854, / In her 85 Year. /

VERNORNAM
Louisa M. / Wife of / Henry VERNORNAM / Died July 8, 1851, / AE. 22 Y's. /

VINCENT
(east)
VINCENT / (on base)
1914 Doris A. 1914 / Vincent /
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(west)
SIMONDS / (on base)
1862 Robert SIMONDS 1916 /
1888 Georgie Anna 1888 /
Separate stone in the same lot:
Donald R. / 1920 - 1927 /
Separate stone in the same lot:
Daughter / Doris A. / May 4th - May 7th /



Source: McLellan Cemetery Records