New York Tombstone Transcription Project
Chateaugay, Franklin County, New York
DIRECTIONS: Cemetery is located behind the old Atwater home (now owned by the Martin family) on a pine knoll. About 11/2 miles west of the village of Chateaugay from US Route 11 turn north onto the Lewis Road. Approximately 1 mile down the road turn onto the Martin Road at the Y. The cemetery is on the knoll behind the Martin home and is not visible from the road.
COORDINATES: N 44° 56.230' W 074° 07.555'
NOTE: This cemetery was visited by C. W. McLellan July 16, 1949. It was verified and photographed by J. M. Ranieri on July 23, 2000.
ABRAM ATWATER Died November 24, 1844 AE 70 Y'rs.
TAMSON Wife of Abram Atwater Died March 6, 1872 AE 79 Y'rs.
Abram & Tamson
died Feb 26,
Aged 19 yrs.
Son of A.& T.
died Aug 1, 1841
son of A.& L.A.
died August 1,
Aged 3 yrs
June 18, 1847
In His 71 year
of his age
December 6, 1853
AE 66 yrs
NOTE: The following information was received from Phyllis Thompson:
There is a tombstone in the Sandy Knoll Cemetery north of Chateaugay with the following information on it:
|1774||Abram B. Atwater||1844|
|1814||Lydia Thomas, wife||1905|
|All buried in the Atwater Cemetery.|