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Brayton Hollow Cemetery

Chateaugay, Franklin County, New York
DIRECTIONS: Heading west from Chateaugay on Route 11, turn north onto County Routte 35 for 2.1 miles. Just past the Chateaugay Fish & Game Club, there will be a small dirt road on your left (northwest). The cemetery is on a knoll on the east side of the dirt road.

COORDINATES: N 44° 56.532'    W 074° 07.277'

NOTES:

This is all you can see from the dirt road. If you look carefully, you can see a few tombstones on the hill.


This cemetery is extremely grown up and the stones are difficult to find.


BEACH Sacred to the Memory of David BEACH who died Decr. 1, 1828   aged 73 years
Bronze Revolutionary Soldier marker and flag

BEACH
Sacred to the Memory of Anna wife of David BEACH who died (rest blank)

BRAYTON
Daniel BRAYTON   died Feb. 7, 1888   AE 63 yrs   Co. I   106th N.Y.S.V.   Flag
Miranda, wife of Daniel died March 20, 1886 ae 56 yrs

DAILY
Eunice   dau of F. & J. DAILY   Drowned July 21, 1851   Aged 16 years
Return my friends dry up your tears
I must lie here till Christ appears.  (NOTE: See Seaver's Historical Sketches of Franklin County and Its Several Towns With Many Biographies, N.Y., Albany: J. B. Lyon Company, ©1918, p. 243.)

EMMONS
Benj. EMMONS   Died Aug. 8, 1875   AE 62
Melvin EMMONS   Died Aug. 1, 1882   AE 27
Footstones: Father, plain

GILLETTE
Nancy BRAYTON   wife of Orange died October 9, 1894 ae 76 yrs

HILL
Heman HILL   Died Mar. 19, 1871   AE 76 Y'rs

HILL
Ami   died August 29, 1899 ae 73 yrs

HILL
Lucy Brayton   Wife of Ami HILL   Died March 7, 1890   Aged 63 (73) Years

HILL
Truman   Died September 15, 1910 ae 45 yrs

HILL
Sarah J.   Died Nov. 11, 1847   AE 2 yrs. 3 mos.
Daniel E.   Died July 28, 1863   AE 4 y'rs 28 d's.
Children of David & Sarah HILL

LAMB
Almon B. LAMB   Died July 17, 1878   Aged 78 Years

LAMB
Judson
Eliza, his wife died July 23, 1881 ae 78 yrs

MITCHELL
Aaron MITCHELL   Died Nov. 14, 1878   Aged 60 years

MITCHELL
Catharine MITCHELL   Died Dec. 7, 1876   Aged 60 years

PERCY
Samuel PERCY   Died Sept. 27, 1856   AE 78 yrs. & 2 mos.
Prepare to meet thy God.
(NOTE: See Seaver's Historical Sketches of Franklin County and Its Several Towns With Many Biographies, N.Y., Albany: J. B. Lyon Company, ©1918, p. 239.)

PERCY
Laura   Wife of Samuel PERCY   Died April 20, 1862   AE 75 years 8 mos.

PERCY
Ephraim PERCY   Died Dec. __, 1834   AE 80 y'rs.

PERCY
Garrett V. PERCY   Died Feb. 3, 1866   AE 71 yrs

PERCY
Garrett V.   Son of G.V. & Eunice PERCY   Died July 21, 1851   AE 19 yrs.
Seprona   Dau of G. V. & Eunice PERCY   Died July 21, 1851   AE 21 yrs.
    Come lovely youth as you pass by
    As you are now so once was I
    As I am now soon you must be
    Prepare to die and follow me.
(NOTE: They were drowned with Eunice DALY and two others. See Seaver's Historical Sketches of Franklin County and Its Several Towns With Many Biographies, N.Y., Albany: J. B. Lyon Company, ©1918, p. 243 .)

REILLY
Mary A.   dau of James & A. (H.?) C. REILLY   Died Mar. 1, 1882   Aged 1 yr. 9 mos.

WHITE
Willie   Son of Edward & Ester WHITE   Died May 23, 1867   AE 4 yrs. 1 mo.

WOOD**
Johnathan WOOD   Died June 23, 1859   AE 71 Yrs.
Be ye also ready.

WOOD**
Elizabeth   Wife of Johnathan WOOD   Died Dec. 27, 1848   AE 42 Y'rs.
Be ye also ready.

WOOD**
Eurana   Dau of Jonathan & Elizabeth WOOD   1841 - 1865

WOOD**
Daniel   1834 - 1871
Lottie   1868 - 1871
**These stones were moved by the family to their lot in Sandy Knoll Cemetery.