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Peru, Clinton County, New York
DIRECTIONS: Bear Swamp Road.
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Mary B. / (NOTE: This stone is about 10 inches high and 6 inches wide.)

ANSON
In memory of / Robert ANSON, / who died Jan. 11, / 1827, / aged 67 years. /
Blessed are the dead who die in / the Lord. /

ANSON - photo 1, photo 2
Laury / daughter of / Robert & Phebe / ANSON died Oct 8 / 1830 / Aged 27 years. /

BARBER
Sacred / to the memory of / Simeon BARBER Jun / who departed this / life April 15th 1811: / in the 23d of / his age. /

BELL - photo 1, photo 2
Sergt. / George BELL / Co. A. 7th Reg. / 1843 - 1925 /

BELL - photo 1, photo 2
Sacred to the Memory of / Susan BELL, / Died / Dec. 4, 1863, / AE. 52 Yrs. / Erected by her Son. /

BELL
Charles F. BELL / Born / July 29, 1836. / Died / Sep. 11, 1904. /

BELL
To the memory of / Mary A. / Wife of / Charles F. BELL / Died / Jan. 10, 1882 / AE. 36 Yrs. /

CORNELL
Silas. A. CORNELL. Died / Feb. 28, 1849, / AE. 58 yr's. & 4 mo's. /

CORNELL
Probable grave of / Hannah WICKHAM / Born Unknown / Daughter of Jonathan / And Susanne Wickham / And Wife Of / Silas A. CORNELL

FINCH
In memory of / Is(aac) FINCH, / who (died Nov.) / 26th (1813) / Aged 81 (y)ear(s). / (NOTE: dates ok from an earlier copy.)
Also bronze marker:
Revolutionary / Soldier / Isaac FINCH / 1732 (emblem) 1813 / Placed by / Saranac Chapter, D.A.R. /

HOAG - photo 1, photo 2, photo 3
Edwin 1881 - 1950
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KETCHUM - photo 1, photo 2, photo 3
Abijah N. KETCHUM, / Died A.D. 1825, / aged 70 years. /
Also bronze marker:
Revolutionary / Soldier / Abijah N. KETCHUM / 1755 (emblem) 1825 / Placed by / Saranac Chapter, D.A.R. /

KETCHUM - photo 1, photo 2
Sarah KETCHUM / Died AD. 1826, / aged 67 years. /

MARVIN
In Memory of / John MARVIN / who died / March 2nd, AD. 1811; / in the 23rd year / of his age /
Mourn not for me my parents dear, /
I am not dead but sleeping here; /
My death you know, my grave you see, /
Therefore prepare and follow me. /

PALMER
Ada PALMER / Died / Dec. 21, 1849, / Aged 42 years. /
Footstone: A.P. / (NOTE: not at grave)

READ
James READ / 1803 - 1888 /
Susan READ / 1803 - 1881 /

THEW - photo 1, photo 2, photo 3
THEW /
Gilmore / 1863 - 1933 /
Ada HOAG / 1873 -    /

WRANGHAM
(south - top)
Jane, / 1823 .    /
Lodema C. / 1825.    /
Barbara / 1827.    /
(south - bottom)
Thomas WRANGHAM / First White Male Child / Born in the Town of Perue, N.Y. / 1793. - 1860. /
Fannie B. / First Wife / 1795. - 1842. /
Philena C. / Second Wife / 1799. - 1877. /
(east - top)
George, / 1817.    /
William, / 1819, 1864. /
Michael, / 1820, 1864. /
(west - top)
Children of / Thomas & Fanny / WRANGHAM. /
(north - top)
John B. / 1829, 1863. /
Olive, / 1831, 1855. /
Thomas J. / 1835,    /
(north - bottom)
Wm. WRANGHAM / 1735. - 1835. /
Jennie H. / His Wife / 1734. - 1835. /
George / Their Son / 1790. - 1897. /



Source: McLellan Cemetery Records