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Guynup Family Cemetery

Saranac, Clinton County, New York
DIRECTIONS: This cemetery is located on the north side of the Buck's Corners Road.

NOTES: The following information is from the book, The Saranac Valley, Volume One: The Pioneers by Sarah Baker, page 47, "...we did find a burying ground of the Guynup family on a knoll to the north side of the road, with the following inscriptions:


GUYNUP
Catherine
daughter of
John and Lydia GUYNUP
died May 6, 1852
Age 13 yars, 6 mos.
The birds I have loved long will sing
The new green grass will wave
In spring the flowers will bloom again
O're my forgotten grave.

CHATTERTON
Henry
son of
Richard and Laura CHATTERTON
died Aug. 31, 1851
age 6 weeks
Our Saviour bids the children come
He bids us come to him
And as in other days he spreads
His arms to take us in.