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Black River Cemetery, Block 1

Westport, Essex County, New York
COORDINATES: N 44° 12.608'    W 073° 31.481'
Durand: Horace Durand Top of stone in pile of pieces at edge of woods
Knapp: Son of died Nov. 28, 1885 aged 4 yrs son of U.J. & N.J. Knapp
Knapp: William & Levi sons of J.C. & Martha Knapp
Hill: Fidelia died March 12, 1836 aged 2 yrs & 5 months daughter of Augustus & Almira Hill
Smith: Persis died Nove 27, 1819 aged 19 years daughter of Dea. Amos & Eunice Smith
Knapp: Rhoda Knapp died Dec. 14, 1844 ae 56 yrs Former wife of J. Palmer
Knapp: Isaac Knapp died Aug. 6, 1840 ae 73 years
Cummins: Peter Cummins died Nov. the 7, 1813 aged 82
Hill: Almira Smith died May 12, 1871 ae 63 years wife of Augustus Hill stone flat in ground
Hill: Augustus Hill died July 17, 1863 ae 76 yrs stone flat in ground
Hill: Evander R. died Dec. 21, 1858 in his 23 year son of Augustus & Almira Hill stone flat in ground
Hill: Johnson S. died July 7, 1868, Æ 86 stone flat on ground
Smith: Eunice died Oct. 5, 1858 ae 80 years wife of Amos Smith
Smith: Dea. Amos Smith died June 9, 1846 aged 69 years
Piersons: Thomas D. Piersons Oct. 20, 1812 - Jan. 12, 1897
Kaziah Lewis Aug. 2, 1817 - Jan. 12, 1897 his wife
VanAnam: Henreyetta died Mar. 17, 1896 wife of Ira C. VanAnam
Sellingham: Hannah M. died Feb. 17, 1849 ae 2 yrs & 1 days daughter of L. & H.A. Sellingham
Jane born Dec. 10, 1840, died Sept. 10, 1858 stone broken in ground
Hartwell: Hiram W. Hartwell died Oct. 21, 1857 ae 30 years
Hartwell: Henry A. died July 29, 1851 ae 3 ms 21 dys son of H.W. & J.A. Hartwell
Pierson Nathaniel H. Pierson died Aug. 19, 1886 ae 78 yrs Pillar off base
Betsy died July 1, 1879 ae 60 yrs wife of Nathaniel Pierson
Southwell: Thankful G. Burroughs died Dec. 9, 1866 ae 79 yrs & 11 mos wife of Deacon Jacob Southwell
Southwell: Jacob Southwell died Sept. 9, 1845 aged 82 years
Southwell: Rachel died June 27th 1825 in the 62 year of her age wife of Dea. Jacob Southwell
Hood: Lucy died April 23, 1820 ae 22 years wife of Edward F. Hood, dau. of Jacob & Sylvia Southell
Southwell: Sylvia died September 22, 1807 in her 33rd year wife of Deacon Jacob Southwell
Southwell: Ahio died March 12, 1818 in the 19 year of his age son of Jacob Southwell Esq. & Sylvia Southwell
Burroughs: Joel Burroughs died March 7, 1818 in the [23 or 28] year of his age
Parmer: John Parmer died March 6th, 1811 in his 11th year
Hewit: Lucius K. Hewit died Aug. 14, 1820 in the 5 year of his age stone in ground
Hooper: William Hooper born May 17, 1808, died April 20, 1886 aged 78 yrs
Moriah born Feb. 8, 1809, died March 3, 1879 aged 72 yrs wife of William Hooper
D. Peiney Hooper born July 24, 1852, died May 3, 1879 aged 28 yrs son of Moriah Hooper & William Hooper
Hooper: James died May 17, 1849 aged 19 years son of William and Maria Hooper
Lobdell: John died Aug. 29, 1859 aged 83 yrs & 5 mos
Lobdell: Emily died May 8, 1858 aged 66 yrs & 9 mos wife of John Lobdell
Lobdell: John L. died March 4, 1844 ae 11 years son of John & Emily Lobdell
Lobdell: Nancy died Oct. 5, 1814 aged 34 years wife of John Lobdell
Storrs: Joseph Storrs died 1827 ae 74 yrs Erected by Chas. Storrs of Brooklyn, NY
?Storrs: Claricy wife of [J. Storrs] stone buried in ground
Slaughter: Robert B. Slaughter died Aug. 3, 1887 ae 53 yrs Pri Co. K 4 Regt. NYSH Art. Stone in ground Vet
Slaughter: Jacob Slaughter died Dec. 18, 1886 age 63 yrs 11 mos 9 ds
Slaughter: Lucy M. died Dec. 17, 1882 ae 1 yr & 10 days dau. of J. & M. Slaughter
Storrs: Marcus Storrs died Aug. 1, 1893 ae 81 yrs
Lucinda Slaughter died Sept. 17, 1858 ae 49 yrs his wife
Note: two broken bases & pillars - only one has information showing (above)
Slaughter: Elizabeth died March 26, 1846 ae 60 yrs wife of Abram Slaughter
Slaughter: Anna died Feb. 9, 1827 ae 42 years wife of Abraham Slaughter
Odell: Harriet died [May 10 ] stone buried in ground wife of Robert Odell, dau of Levi & Rachel Lobdell
Lobdell: Anna died Apr. 28, 1845 aged 76 years wife of Sylvenus Lobdell
Lobdell: Sylvanus Lobdell died March 3, 1836 aged 72 years
Lobdell: Ruth died April 16, 1876 aged 80 years wife of Jacob Lobdell
Heath: Ozias K. died Mar. 24, 1843 aged 7 yrs 8 mo son of Phinehas & Ruth A. Heath
Heath: Ruth died Feb. 2, 1849 ae 49 wife of Phinehas Heath stone buried in ground
Heath: Phinehas Heath died April 11, 1851 aged 60 years War of 1812 Vet
Hooper: Charles H. Hooper 1855 - 1921
Emily Drinkwater 1852 - 1936 Born in England
Grover: Donald Grover 1915 - 1916 son of Oscar & Hannah Grover
Hooper: Victor Edward April 16, 1884 - Nov. 15, 1908 son of Charles & Emily Hooper
Hooper: Alice Myrtle May 23, 1886 - Apr. 28, 1891 "Myrtle" dau. of Charles & Emily Hooper
Lobdell: Wiltha died April 2, 1811 ae 20 years wife of Lucius Lobdell
Small stone in ground - can't read
Pierson: Barzillai Pierson died July 10, 18[12] [aged 62 years] stone hard to read
Pierson: Mary stone broken at date wife of Barzillai Pierson
Pierson: David J. died May 17, 1838 aged 35 yrs 4 mo & 10 days son of Barzellia & Elizabeth Pierson
Pierson: John S. Piersons died Jan. 28, 1849 ae 31
Pierson: Jane D. Piersons died July 12, 1836 in the 16 year of her age
Daniels: John P. Daniels Feb. 28, 1817 - Dec. 31, 1894
Nancy H. Piersons Feb. 23, 1814 - Aug. 5, 1851 wife of J.P. Daniels
Rozilla Daniels July 29, 1819 - Mar. 23, 1904 wife of J.P. Daniels
Finney: Nelly died March 18, 1836 aged 55 years wife of Joel Finney
Finney: Joel Finney died March 7, 1846 aged 73 yrs 7 mo 9 days
Finney: Rebecha died June 25, 1815 aged 40 years wife of Joel Finney
David: Lewis W. Jr. died April 17, 18[14] ae 16 months son of Lewis W. & Mary David stone very hard to read
Dickerson: Nellie P. Dickerson 1850 - 1922 funeral marker only
Hill: Reuben C. Hill died May 16, 1845 aged 31 years
Bowers: Jabez Bowers Jr. Jan. 10, 1842 - Sept. 10, 1909
Bowers: Jane Ann died Oct. 27, 1837 aged 1 yr 10 months daughter of Jabez & Minerva Bowers
Bowers: Nancy Maria died June 15, 1847 aged 1 year daughter of Jabez & Minerva Bowers
Bowers: Benjamin S. died Apr. 7, 1851 aged 12 years son of Jabez B. & Minerva Bowers
Bowers: Minerva died June 10, 1876 wife of Jabez Bowers "Our Mother" stone in ground
Bowers: Jabez Bowers born Oct. 24, 1808 - died Nov. 10, 1879
Norton: Valentine Norton 1841 - 1906
Elizabeth A. Bowers 1842 - 1880 his wife
Solon Norton 1864 - 1878
Frank Norton 1867 - 1868
Churchett: John Churchett born Sept. 6, 1812, died Jan. 15, 1880 born in Worcestershire Eng. Stone broken in ground
Churchett: Susan Churchett born Jan. 15, 1817, died Apr. 4, 1902 born in Kindderminster England
West: Albert West died June 28, 1881 aged 24 years stone broken in ground
Durand: Simeon Durand died March 11, 1862 ae 74 years
Durand: Orlando J. Durand born July 29, 1814, died July 7, 1865 stone broken in ground
Durand: Seraphine Augusta May 17, 1846 - Nov. 29, 1902 daughter of Orlando J. Durand
Pierce: Nellie L. Pierce 1879 - 1948
Cross: Pearl 1876 - 1917 wife of L.H. Cross
Lobdell: John A. Lobdell June 17, 1849 - July 21, 1894
Alma A. July 8, 1848 - Oct. 8, 1939 his wife
Mary E. Lobdell Mar. 4, 1882 - Sept. 7, 1902 plus small stone with MARY
Stone broken Nancy J. can not read
Stone buried Emma J. can not read
Lobdell: Erastus Lobdell Sept. 1, 1815 - Nov. 27, 1904
Mary A. Nichols Feb. 24, 1826 - Feb. 9, 1911 his wife
Stone buried Martha A. died [ ] 11, 1864 daughter of - can not read, stone in ground
Stone buried William H. died [Sept.] 7, 1864 ae 6 yrs 1 mo 22 ds son of R.M. & A. - can not read, stone in ground
Pratt: Calvin D. Pratt died July 26, 1871 ae 46 yrs Erected by an affectionate son
Caroline E. Pratt 1827 - 1895 Our Mother
Pratt: Etta Ruth died Sept. 21, 1863 ae 1 yr & 6 mo. dau of C.D. & C. Pratt
Pratt: Orlando born Apr. 23, 1837, died May 14, 1857 son of C.D. & C. Pratt
Pratt: Freddy born Jan. 12, 1856, died Feb. 13, 1856 son of C.D. & C. Pratt
Pratt: John born July 31, 1854, died Aug. 15, 1854 son of Calvin D. & Caroline Pratt
Pratt: Infant [daughter] born Feb. 4 & died Feb. 5, 1851
Pratt: John L. born April 4, 1849, died Feb. 9, 1850 son of Calvin & Caroline Pratt stone buried in ground
Lobdell: Jacob Lobdell Feb. 18, 1823 - Jan. 22, 1894 stone off base & broken in ground
Lobdell: Rosemond Lobdell Feb. 6, 1833 - July 7, 1913 stone off base & broken in ground
Vaughn: Henry died March 24, 1853 ae 31 yrs son of George & Abigail Vaughn stone buried in ground
Vaughn: William Vaughn died Aug. 24, 1839 aged 26 yrs.
Vaughan: Lucy died Feb. 10, 1934 aged 16 yrs 10 mo. daughter of George & Abigail Vaughan
Vaughan: Almira H. Vaughan died Sept. 29, 1854 aged 28 years
Vaughan: George Vaughan died July 1, 1863 ae 80 yrs
Vaughan: Abigail Bennett died March 31, 1878 ae 85 years wife of George Vaughan
Winters: Janie Daniels born Sept. 4, 1852, died Dec. 6, 1904 wife of William C. Winters stone broken off base
Daniels: Ira Daniels Jan. 3, 1823 - June 10, 1897
Mary Ann Sept. 4, 1826 - Apr. 21, 1908 his wife
Marion Oct. 3, 1880 - Aug. 14, 1882 dau of Elbert & Lionnie Daniels
[Whitman]: Elvina Daniels died [ ] 6, 187[--] wife of [Alvenus Whitman] stone broken in ground
Knapp: Evelina born Mar. 2, 1827 - died Mar. 29, 1893 wife of Calvin Knapp
Knapp: Calvin Knapp died Aug. 17, 1885 ae 65 y'rs 8 mos & 15 d's
Moynan: Cordelia M. born July 5, 1847 - died Sept. 24, 1870 wife of R. Moynan
Moynan: Robert Calvin born Feb. 5, 1868 - died Jan. 17, 1877 son of Thomas & Almeda Moynan
Moynan: George T. Moynan born Jan. 27, 1872 - died Mar. 23, 1893
Hooper: [D. Pliney] Hooper can not read
Hooper: Orry E. died Aug. 21, 1868 ae 5 mo. & 10 days son of D.L. & E.M. Hooper
Hooper: Friend E. died Aug. 20, 1871 ae 7 mos & 6 dys son of D.L. & E.M. Hooper
Hooper: Meritt D. died Sept. 21, 1879 ae 5 mo's & 3 d's son of D.L. & E.M. Hooper
Hooper: Dewitt E. died Aug. 26, 1883 ae 2 m's & 2 d's son of D.L. & E.M. Hooper
Hooper: Eudocia Hill Hooper Jan. 6, 1841 - Jan. 14, 1908
Hooper: Duwitt L. Hooper died Nov. 24, 1911 Pvt. Co. K 2nd Regt. NY Vet. Cal. Vet.
Stone off base, face down:
Daniels: William H. Daniels Sept. 26, 1840 - Sept. 30, 1914 Private Co. K 2nd Regt. Mass. Infantry Vet.
Daniels: Nathan Daniels Apr. 10, 1825 - Feb. 11, 1901
Daniels: Carrol E. 1867 - 1940
Lillian M. 1869 - 1957
Moynan: Harry E. 1882 - 1960
Esther M. 1882 - 1966
Moynan: Thomas Moynan June 5, 1844 - Nov. 2, 1909 Flag
Almeda A. Aug. 17, 1849 - June 27, 1900 his wife
Smith: Ella M. Whitman died June 25, 1905 aged 33 yrs wife of Stephen G. Smith
Vaughan: Katie died June 29, 1888 ae 3 years dau. of John & Ella Vaughan sm stone buried in ground
Vaughan: Nancy died Jan. 14, 1883 ae 56 y'rs wife of Julius Vaughan
Vaughan: Julius Vaughan born Sept. 24, 1816 - died Dec. 2, 1877
Odell: John A. died June 29, [1813 or 1843] aged 11 years son of B.F. & Hariet Odell
Steel Matilda died Sept. 26, 1854 ae 22 yrs & 4 mos & 20 dys daughter of Abraham & Eliza Steel stone buried in ground
Bowers: John died May 28, 1845 aged 13 mos 13 ds son of John & Mary Bowers
Hayward: Daniel T. Hayward born Apr. 25, 1815 - died Oct. 17, 1868 (single stone behind Oct. 17, 1867)
Armenia L. Hayward born Sept. 9, 1819 - died Jan. 27, 1881 wife of Daniel T. Hayward (plus single stone behind)
Clara L. Hayward
P.N. Hayward
Vaughan: Frank Vaughan born Aug. 20, 1831 - died Mar. 13, 1900 plus small stone FATHER
Jane E. born Sept. 6, 1828 - died Oct. 15, 1912 his wife plus small stone MOTHER
Lucy Jane Vaughan died Sept. 10, 1895 age 36 yrs 6 ds plus small stone LUCY
plus small stone ARTHUR
Blood: Alba A. Blood Oct. 28, 1837 - Mar. 27, 1905
Electa E. Sept. 17, 1846 - Sept. 13, 1921 his wife
Blood: Earl E. Blood Jan. 4, 1869 - Apr. 25, 1891
Daniels: Herriman Daniels Dec. 24, 1809 - Feb. 23, 1888 pillar on ground off base
Nancy H. Storrs Nov. 5, 1815 - Nov. 5, 1880 his wife
Sellingham: Wm W. Sellingham died Mar. 1, 1897 ae 87 yrs
Jane Storrs died Apr. 3, 1884 ae 59 yrs wife of Wm W. Sellingham
West: Jacob E. West born Nov. 11, 1834 plus small stone FATHER
Amna J. born Jan. 15, 1840 - died June 25, 1899 his wife plus small stone MOTHER
Nellie E. died Feb. 21, 1870 age 5 yrs their daughter plus sm stone OUR LITTLE NELLIE
Fred E. died Dec. 23, 1897 age 26 yrs their son plus small stone FRED
Vaughan: William H. died Aug. 30, 1864 ae 9 yrs 2 mos & 16 days son of Martin & Esther A. Vaughan
Vaughan: Martin Vaughan Dec. 29, 1823 - Oct. 5, 1904
Esther Dickerson Jan. 20, 1832 - Dec. 5, 1906 his wife
William H. Vaughan June 14, 1855 - Aug. 30, 1864
Vaughan: Frank E. 1869 - 1958
Edith Lobdell 1870 - 1960
Harry E. 1902 - 1991 their son
Lucy Bill 1907 - 1948
Sherman: Margaret K. 1895 - his wife
Sherman: Charles W. 1884 - 1975
Sherman: Watson J. Sherman 1855 - 1917 plus small stone WJS
Martena A. Vaughan 1862 - 1937 his wife plus small stone MAS
Lawrence: Ralza R. Lawrence 1881 - 1940
Hubbard: Lerna L. Thompson born Apr. 19, 1839 - died June 30, 1898 wife of Luman F. Hubbard stone broken
Hubbard: Luman F. Hubbard born Apr. 19, 1815 - died Jan. 9, 1890 born Claremont, NH
Bull: Seth Page Bull born @ Westport NY May 6, 1838 plus small stone FATHER
Eliza Maguire born Mar. 12, 1839 - died Aug. 15, 1908 his wife plus small stone MOTHER
Nelson Bull born Mar. 19, 1870 - died Feb. 22, 1878 plus small stone NB
Page J. Bull born Feb. 2, 1874 - died July 1, 1892 plus small stone PJB
Bull: Hosea J. died Jan. 19, 1846 2 months son of E.J. & M.N. Bull
Bull: Ephraim Bull 1812 - 1898
Mary 1807 - 1891 his wife
Bull: James T. 1822 - 1895
Bull: Phebe B. 1826 - 1909
Bull: Elbert H. 1844 - 1880
Bull: Lucina A. 1844 - 1844
Hanchet: Marcia A. died Mar. 24, 1853 ae 2 yrs & 5 mo. dau. of W.F. & E.A. Hanchet
Infant daughter died Aug. 16, 1857 ae 3 weeks
Hanchett: William F. Hanchett: 1811-3-2 1872-4-24
Eliza A. Hanchett 1818-11-29 1898-7-19
Hanchett: Ebenezer Hanchett died Feb. 15, 1866 ae 74 yrs & 4 mos stone in ground
Hanchett: Wm F. Hanchett died March 2, 1811 stone in ground
Hanchett: Howard Hanchett died Nov. 19, [1852] stone broken & buried in ground
Calkins: Annis L. Hanchett died Aug. 17, 1868 stone broken in pieces in a pile
Franklin: Heman Franklin 1814 - 1896
Phebe Benson Franklin 1823 - 1903 his wife
Augustus G. Franklin 1850 - 1910
Serring: Cornelius Serring died October 1st 1829 aged 77 years & 5 months
Newcomb: Cyrenius Newcomb died June 19th 1843 aged 63 years 1 month 22 days


End of block I
South side of cemetery

Block 1