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Earlville Cemetery

Chateaugay, Franklin Co., New York
DIRECTIONS: From Route 11 in Chateaugay, drive north on County Route 39 for 3.6 miles. Then turn west on Earlville Road for .1 mile.

COORDINATES: N 44° 58.434'    W 074° 02.620'

NOTES:

ALVORD
Sally   Wife of Woolcott ALVORD   Died July 26, 1846   Aged 74 years
And there shall be nor more death, neither sorrow
nor crying, neither shall there be any more pain.

ALVORD
John ALVORD   Died Sept. 11, 1859   AE 49 Yrs.   (McLellan wrote: "broken".)

ALVORD
Cornelia   Wife of John ALVORD   Dau. of Ira & Rachel SMITH   (McLellan wrote: "rest buried in cement".)

ALVORD
Our Baby   W. S. & M. A.
On the back:
Little Nelta    Died June 13, 1865   Aged 6  Mo's. & 15 D's.

BERKLEY
George Oscar   Son of Oscar F. & Eliza A. BERKLEY   Died Mar. 13, 1858   AE 5 mo. & 7 ds.
We laid him here with many a sigh
And felt when all was o'er
Our home had one bright Angel less
And Heaven one Angel more.

BLAKE
Lucius BLAKE   Died Feb. 14, 1878   Aged 71 Years
A native of Vermont.

BROMLY
Seba Alladen   Son of Bethuel & Mary A. BROMLY   Died Jan. 12, 1848   Aged 4 Years
O Father Mother Sister dear
Weep not for me shed not a tear
For Christ his sacred pledge has given
That such shall dwell with him in heaven.
(NOTE: This stone is now extremeley eroded. However, we were able to read enough to identify it.)

CAMPBELL
Nancy   The third Daughter of Duncan & Ruth CAMPBELL   Died Sept. 29, 1846   Aged 9 Years 6 Months, 12 days.

CHENEY
Gone to Rest
Joseph   Died Apr. 28, 1868   Aged 6 Y'rs. 5 Mo's
Also   Jennie   Died June 11, 1872   Aged 17 Y'rs. & 4 Mo's.
Children of Geo. & Elizabeth CHENEY
    Those we loved have left our number
    For the dark and silent tomb,
    Closed their eyes in deathless slumber
    Ended in their early bloom.
(NOTE: This stone is now missing.)

CHEYN
Charles CHEYN   1871 - 1901

CHEYNE
Ellsworth L.    1910 - 1972
Pearl BLAIR   1922 - 1995
Married 1939

CHEYNE
George CHEYNE   1805 - 1880
Elizabeth   His Wife   1824 - 1912
Their Children
Joseph  1861 - 1868
Jennie    1855 - 1872
Footstone: Father
Footstone: Elizabeth

COFFEY
Charles H.    1885 - 1945
Emma PARMETER
Gone but not forgotten.

COLLINS
John COLLINS   Died Dec. 16, 1853   Aged 87 Years

COLLINS
Mary T. COLLINS   Died April 13, 1879   Aged 73 years
A native of New Hampshire

COLLINS
Luther M. COLLINS   1819 - 1910

COLLINS
Mary   Wife of Luther M. COLLINS   Died March 28, 1885   Aged 70 Y'rs. 6 Mo's.

COOK
Jairus C. COOK   1843 - 1910
Ann SWEET   His Wife   1846 - 1927
Footstone: J.C.C.
Footstone: A.S.C.

COWAN
Alfred E.    1896 - 1990
Mildred RHINEHART   His Wife   1900 - 1987

COWAN
James H.     1867 - 1940
Sarah DALZELL    His Wife    1863 - 1947
Sarah V.    1894 - 1918
Lawrence R.    1904 - 1908
Footstone: Father
Footstone: Mother
Footstone: Sarah V.
Footstone: Lawrence R.

COWAN
Margaret SWEET   Wife of William COWAN   1838 - 1911
William   1841 - 1926
On the back:
Margaret H.    Born Mar. 10, 1877    Died Mar. 6, 1954
Albert W.  Born Sept. 8, 1866   Died Aug. 1, 1962

Footstone: Father
Footstone: Mother
Footstone: Margaret

COWAN
Howard H.   1902 - 1953
Bernice BELLOWS     His Wife    1906 - 1956

COWAN
James A.    Son of Erwin and Myrna COWAN    Aug. 22, 1957 - Jan. 2, 1976
Our Father Which Art In Heaven.

COWAN
Joseph D.   1888 - 1952
Rachel FARQUHAR   His Wife   1894 - 1976

COWAN
Kevin E.    Son of Erwin and Myrna COWAN    Mar. 29, 1956 - Sept. 25, 1973
Our Father Which Art In Heaven.

COWAN
Lawrence R.   Son of J. H. & S. COWAN   Died Feb. 17, 1908   AE 3 Y'rs. 9 M's 4 D's
(NOTE: This stone is now missing.)

COWAN
Sarah V.   1894 - 1918
(NOTE: This stone is now missing.)

DENT
Our Father's Grave
Edward DENT   Died March 10, 1881   Aged 60 Years
Dearest Father thou hast left us,
Here thy loss we deeply feel,
But 'tis God that hath bereft us,
He can all our sorrows heal.

DENT
Marih (sic)   Wife of Edward DENT   Died Feb. 1, 1878   AE 46 Years
Gone but not forgotten.

DOUGLAS
Julia A.   Wife of N. H. DOUGLAS (sic)    (McLellan wrote: "broken, rest gone".)

DUGLAS
(Masonic Square and Compasses)
N. H. DUGLAS (sic)  Died July 8, 1874   AE 48 Yrs.
Resting in Jesus

GRAHAM
John GRAHAM   1838 - 1918
Beatrice   His Wife   1839 - 1895
Elizabeth   His Wife   1842 - 1917
On the back: James H.    1879 - 1965
Footstone: John
Footstone: Beatrice
Footstone: Elizabeth

GRAHAM
Helen B.   Dau. of W. H. & H. J. GRAHAM   Died Feb. 15, 1915   AE 3 Yrs. 1 Mo.

GRAHAM
William H.   1881 - 1957
Helen FORRESTER    His Wife    1883 - 1966

HARTNETT
JOHN A. HARTNETT
PVT  US ARMY
WORLD WAR II
APR. 25, 1919 - JUL 23, 2001

HOWARD
In Memory of Rebecca SPAULDING   Died Aug. 3, 1883   Aged 85 Y'rs. 2 Mo's. 12 Ds.
Wife of the late Junio HOWARD
With long life will I satisfy him.

HOWARD
Junio HOWARD   Born May 14, 1824   Died Dec. 4, 1906   AE 82 Yr's. 6 Mo's. & 20 Days
Co. K   16 Reg. N.Y.H.A.   1863 to 1865
He hath fought a good fight.

HOWARD
Diana   Wife of Junio HOWARD   Died Jun 4, 1869   AE 39 Y'rs.
Also   An Infant Son   AE 19 days
Mother we miss thee.

HOWARD
My Husband's Grave
In Memory of Charles A. HOWARD   Who Died Sept. 6, 1877   Aged 37 Years 8 Months & 17 Days.
There shall be no night there.

HOWARD
Rebecca J.   died July 12, 1864   AE 3 ms. & 12 ds.
& Infant Son  
Children of Charles & Nancy J. HOWARD

HYDE
Gordon M.   1887 - 1968
His Loving Wife    Mary NESBITT    1904 - no date

HYDE
Willard H.   1856 - 1925
Margaret E.  His Wife   1875 - no date
Footstone: Father
Footstone: Mina - Wife of W. H. HYDE

HYDE
Little Jenny

HYDE
John W. HYDE   Dear Dad    1927 - 1964

IBEY
Orley IBEY   1856 - 1933

IBY
Mother   Ruby JOHNSON IBY   1879 - 1946
Father    Frank IBY     1882 - 19__     (NOTE: Frank's death date is not carved.)
On the back:
Willow Mabel IBY BOYER     1903 - 1995

IBY
Eugene S.   1890 - 1965
Augusta C.
Ronald  1928 - 1929
Retha V.    1921 - 1947

IBY
Father   Wm. IBY   Born Sept. 12, 1827   Died Dec. 15, 1902   Gone but not forgotten.

IBY
Mother   Temperance JOHNSON   Wife of Wm. IBY   Born June 6, 1829   Died Oct. 5, 1898  
Sleep mother dear
    And take thy rest,
God called thee home
    He thought it best.

IRVINE / McINTOSH
Jean McK McINTOSH   Jan. 1, 1897 - Sept. 3, 1982
Mary Y. IRVINE    Born in Scotland    Dec. 6, 1895 - Mar. 17, 1991

JERSAK
Mother    Clara PECK JERSAK    1882 - 1973

JOHNSON
Calvin JOHNSON Jr.   Died Sept. 9, 1863   AE 78 y'rs. & 8 ms.

JOHNSON
Henry JOHNSON   Died April 7, 1860   (McLellan wrote: "rest buried".)

JOHNSON
A. C. JOHNSON   Died Nov. 20, 1884   AE 50 Y'rs. 6 Mo's.
We miss thee father at home.

JOHNSON
Caroline F.   Wife of Alonzo JOHNSON   Died May 5, 1893   AE 54 Y'rs. 4 M's. 24 D's.   Rest in peace.

KING
Adolphus KING   (McLellan wrote: "complete".)

LaFLESH
George   1890 - 1955
Lillian B.     1888 - 1977

LOFT
Our Darling Baby
Beulah   Daughter of George & Annie LOFT   Died Mar. 8, 1907   Age 4 mos. 15 days
(NOTE: This stone is now extremeley eroded. However, we were able to read enough to identify it.)

McCOY
Archibald McCOY   Died Nov. 22, 1909   Aged 80 Y'rs 10 M's 24 Days   Gone but not forgotten

McCOY
Sarah A. PEAKE   Wife of Archibald McCOY   Died May 16, 1890   AE 54 Y'rs. 10 M's 9 Days   Gone but not forgotten.

McCOY
George C. McCOY   Nov. 17, 1830 - Mar. 28, 1901
His Wife   C. Adella HOWARD   Nov. 2, 1832 - Oct. 14, 1910
Footstone: Father
Footstone: Mother

McCOY
GEORGE L. McCOY
TEC 5    US ARMY
WORLD WAR II
1905 - 1980

McCOY
George L.    1905 - 1980
Fannie PILLING    His Wife    1912 - 1991

McCOY
Levi W.   1863 - 1943
Margaret A. SWEET    His Wife   1874 - 1953

McCOY
Ruth McCOY   1865 - 1944

McCOY
Footstone: Wilton   1863 - 1926
Footstone: Annie    1861 - 1947

McCOY
John J. McCOY   Born Aug. 13, 1890   Died Feb. 4, 1908   AE 17 Y'rs. 5 Mos. 22 D's.
On base - McCOY

McELWAIN
Judson C.   1892 - 1953
Stella PARMETER    His Wife   1892 - 1966
On the back:
Jesus Said "I go to prepare a place for you, That Where I am, ther ye may be also."

McKENZIE
Sarah   Dau. of John & Caroline McKENZIE   Died Mar. 27, 1878   Aged 20 Y'rs. & 8 M's.
Sorrowing friends look not here
    Tis not here your loved one lies
For I see an angel bright
    Waiting for you in the skies.

MUELLER - COOK
James F.    Nov. 21, 1944 - no date
Christine A.    Nov. 27, 1951 - no date
Tracy Lee     Mar. 23, 1972 - Apr. 6, 1992

MUNSIL
Esther    1843 - 1845
John  1813 - 1850
Nancy  1814 - 1891
Harriet   1849 - 1872
(NOTE: This stone appears to have been added at a later time than McLellan's transcription.)

MUNSIL
John MUNSIL   Died March 23, 1850   AE 37 Years
Precious in the sight of the
Lord is the death of his saints.
(NOTE: This stone is now lying flat on the ground.)

MUNSIL
Mother   Nancy H.   Wife of John MUNSIL   Died April 26, 1891   AE 76 Years    (NOTE: This stone is now lying flat on the ground.)

MUNSIL
Esther M. F.   Daut. of John & Nancy MUNSIL   Died Jan. 18, 1845   AE 2 yrs.   Of such is the kingdom of Heaven.
(NOTE: This stone is now missing.)

MUNSIL
Plymon MUNSIL   1845 - 1935

MUNSIL
Harriet   Wife of Plymon MUNSIL   Died Nov. 4, 1872   AE 23 Ys.    (NOTE: This stone is now lying flat on the ground.)

MUNSIL
Mary I. DOUGLASS   Wife of Plymon MUNSIL   1847 - 1928

MUNSIL
Mary Isabel MUNSIL   1883 - 1937

MUNSIL
John E. MUNSIL   1872 - 1907

MUNSIL
Ichabod MUNSIL   Died Feb. 4, 1856   Aged 84 Y'rs.    (NOTE: This stone is now lying flat on the ground. Someone has added a newer monument, as listed below.)
Separate stone in the same lot:
MUNSIL
Ichabod  1772 - 1856

PARMETER
Father   Walter S.   1865 - 1961
Mother  Anna B.   1870 - 1963
Married Sept. 25, 1886
Footstone: Son    Elmer B.   1896 - 1899

PARMETER
William H.   1850 - 1942
Betsy E. CLINE      1866 - 1940
Grace B.     1896
Footstone: Betsy
Footstone: William
Footstone: Grace

PECK
Edwin M.   1868 - 1941
Matilda COWAN    His Wife   1873 - 1963
On the back:
Lester PECK 1906
Thomas PECK 1935

PECK
Frank G.   1881 - 1956
Nancy J. SIMPSON    His Wife   1881 - 1959
Footstone: Frank
Footstone: Nancy

PECK - BESSEY
Harriet L. PECK - BESSEY   1873 - 1918

PECK
William PECK   Died Sept. 18, 1864   AE 75 Ys.
Dearest father thou has left us
And thy loss we deeply feel   (McLellan wrote: "broken, rest buried.")

PECK
Mary Ann   Wife of William PECK   Died Jan. 31, 1866   AE 75 Yrs.

PECK
Ambrose PECK   Jan. 5, 1815 - July 9, 1888   Rest in peace.

PECK
Hannah   Wife of Ambrose PECK   Died Dec. 29, 1872   AE 65 Y'rs.

PECK
Emily PECK   Nov. 17, 1841 - May 19, 1911   Gone but not forgotten.

PECK
Guy PECK   Died Apr. 28, 1894   AE 66 Yrs.

PECK
Horace W. PECK   1834 - 1908

PECK
Mary L. MUNSIL   Wife of Horace W. PECK   Born Nov. 26, 1838   Died July 7, 1925

PECK
Hollis E.    1907 - 1995
Geraldine SMITH     1918 - no date

PECK
Alva E. PECK   Died Feb. 21, 1884   AE 14 Yrs. 1 M'o. 1 D'y.
Precious darling she has left us
left us yes forever more but we
hope to meet our loved one on
that bright and happy shore lonely
the house and sad the house since
our dear one has gone on a
brighter home than ours in heaven
is now her own.

PECK
Ida M. PECK   Died July 3, 1890   AE 22 Y'rs. 4 M's. 17 D's.
Though cast down we are not
forsaken though afflicted not alone
thou has given and thou hast taken
blessed lord thy will be done thou
hast left us and we miss thee
sadly miss thee daughter dear
in vain we listen for thy footsteps
still we are thinking thou art near.

PERHAM
Francis "Peppy" PERHAM    Nov. 7, 1933 - Nov. 24, 1994    Beloved Father

PERHAM
Jesse J.   Nov. 1, 1970 - Mar. 17, 2000
Military Footstone:
JESSE JOSEPH PERHAM
SRA   US AIR FORCE
NOV. 1, 1970 - MAR. 17, 2000

PERHAM
Lillian PARMETER PERHAM   1888 - 1941

PERHAM
Roy W. PERHAM   1905 - 1951
Separate stone in the same lot:
Elsie PECK    His Wife   1910 - 1990
Separate stone in the same lot:
Daughter    Margaret    1930 - 1932

PERHAM
Tad W.    Oct. 6, 1969 - Mar. 17, 2000
Shannon L.    Sept. 8, 1970 - no date
Oct. 7, 1995    (NOTE: This appears to be the year they were married.)
Military Footstone:
TAD WILLIAM PERHAM
SRA     US AIR FORCE
OCT. 6, 1969 - MAR. 17, 2000

PERHAM
William E.   Dec. 26, 1941 - no date
Sandra MILLS   Nov. 11, 1945 - Oct. 27, 1995

RENNIE
Hattie M.   Wife of Robert RENNIE   Died Apr. 30, 1872   AE 25 Y'rs.   (McLellan wrote: "down, broken".)  
(NOTE: All that remains of this stone is a broken piece that says "Hattie M.")

RHINEHART
Carolyn A.    1934 - 2002
Ray McKINLEY    1898 - 1970
Bertha COWAN     His Wife   1894 - 1983
On the back:
Emerson G. RHINEHART    1927 - no date
May E.    His Wife    1929 - no date

ROOD
In Memory of Joseph ROOD   Died Oct. 9, 1876   AE 83 Years

ROOD
Artentia   Wife of Horace D. ROOD   Died Feb. 17, 1875   AE 37 Yrs. & 8 Mos.    (NOTE: I read her name as Artemetia, not Artentia.)
She faded like the tender flower
And passed in prayer away
The strongest sweetest ties of earth
All could not bid her stay.

SHERMAN
Allen A.   1877 - 1955
Cora B.    1877 - 1949

SIMPSON
John SIMPSON   Died Nov. 18, 1908   AE 61 Years

SMITH
Manvalett W.   died July 6, 1840   Aged 18 months
Manvalett W. 2   Died May 14, 1845   Aged 13 months
Children of Horatio N. & Eunice SMITH
Suffer little Children to come unto me and forbid them not.

STARKS
Joel H.   Son of N. & M. STARKS   Died Nov. 12, 1851   Aged 3 y'rs. & 8 mo's.

SWEET
Seth SWEET   Died July 20, 1858   Aged 52 y'rs. & 5 mo's.
Farewell my children Wife and all,
I must lie hear till Christ doth call.

SWEET
Herbert SWEET   1876 - 1955
Fanny SWEET     1872 - 1934
Dau.   Myrtle   1905 - 1906
Footstone: Fannie SWEET     1872 - 1934

SWEET
Henry SWEET   Died Feb. 4, 1899   AE 83 Y'rs. 11 Mos.
Anna GRAHAM   His Wife   Died Mar. 26, 1900   AE 85 Y'rs.
Footstones: Father, Mother

SWEET
Angie WELLS   Wife of James SWEET   Born Mar. 7, 1854   Died May 21, 1910
James SWEET   Born Oct. 21, 1844   Died June 2, 1925

SWEET
Henry SWEET   1849 - 1922
Mary A. McCLAREN   First Wife   1858 - 1895
Lydia A. McCLATCHIE   Second Wife   1858 - 1921

SWEET
James W.   1889 - 1979
Elizabeth MacMILLAN   His Wife   1888 - 1976
Footstone: James W.
Footstone: Elizabeth

SWEET
Willy M.   Daughter of Henry & Mary A. SWEET   Died Sept. 16, 1886   AE 2 Y'rs. 4 Mo's. & 12 D's.
Suffer little children to come unto Me and forbid them not.
(NOTE: We read this name as Milly M.)

SWEET
Wilfred C. SWEET   Dec. 7, 1893 - Jan. 17, 1926  
Fred E. SWEET    1865 - 1953
His Wife    Emma DALZELL   1864 - 1955

Footstone: Wilfred
Footstone: Fred
Footstone: Emma

THOMPSON
Alexander THOMPSON   Died June 16, 1859   Aged 64 Years
Return into thy rest, O my soul, for the Lord
hath dealt bountifully with thee.

THOMPSON
Catherine THOMPSON (sic)    (NOTE: There are no dates on this stone.)

THOMPSON
Ellen   Wife of Alexander THOMPSON   Died Oct. 26, 1864   Aged 24 Yrs.   (NOTE: I read Ellen's age as 71 Y'rs.)
Asleep in Jesus, blessed sleep
from which none ever wakes to weep
A calm and undisturb'd repose
Unbroken by the last of foes.

THOMPSON
Henry   1824 - 1901
His Wife   Harriet GLENNIE   1825 - 1907
William H.   1865 - 1938
His Wife   Estella E. CRAWFORD   1868 - 1953
Helen THOMPSON MILLIGAN   1852 - 1938
Grace THOMPSON MOE   (DAR 500 - 523)   1893 - 1991
Footstone: Henry
Footstone: Harriet
Footstone: Helen
Footstone: Grace
Footstone: William
Footstone: Estella

THOMPSON
Roy H. THOMPSON   Apr. 28, 1888 - Mar. 24, 1934
Anna J. DUDEY   His Wife   July 23, 1890 - no date
Footstone: Roy

THOMSON
John THOMSON (sic)  Died Feb. 17, 1856   Aged 36 Yrs.   A native of Aberdeenshire Scotland   The peace of God which passeth all understanding.

VANDERVOORT
Jason VANDERVOORT   Company H.   142d Regiment N.Y. State Volunteers   Died Jan. 24, 1879   Aged 35 yrs.

VERSER
Elizabeth   Wife of Francis VERSER   Died Aug. 31, 1852   AE 45 y'rs.
(NOTE: This stone is now very eroded.)

WELCH
Cora   Dau. of M. & R. WELCH   Died Aug. 14, 1869   AE 6 M's.
(NOTE: This stone is now very eroded.)

WHIPPLE
In Memory of Jonah WHIPPLE   Died Jan. 8, 1843   AE 80

WHIPPLE
Nathan M. WHIPPLE   Died Feb. 22, 1871   AE 74 y'rs.   Erected by his son George.
(NOTE: This stone is probably the flat stone next to Rachel's which is too eroded to read.)

WHIPPLE
In Memory of Rachel,   Wife of Nathan M. WHIPPLE   Died Aug. 1, 1875   AE 61 Y'rs.

WHIPPLE
Daniel WHIPPLE   Died Aug. 11, 1885,   AE 82 Y'rs. 4 M's.   Father we miss thee

WHIPPLE
Agnes McCLATCHIE   Wife of Daniel WHIPPLE,   Died Nov. 18, 1881   In Her 71st Year
Peaceful be thy silent slumber
Peaceful in the grave so low.

WHIPPLE
Theadore   Son of Daniel & Agnes WHIPPLE   Died June 1, 1867   AE 29 y'rs. & 7 mo's.

WHIPPLE
John   Son of Daniel & Agness (sic) WHIPPLE   Died Dec. 22, 1849   Aged 16 years

WHIPPLE
Silas   Died Dec. 13, 1836  
George   Died Nov. 22, 1845
Sons of Daniel & Agness (sic) WHIPPLE

WHIPPLE
John N. WHIPPLE   1849 - 1924
Emojean PORTER   His Wife   1860 - 1924

WHIPPLE
Leonard C.   Son of J. N. & E. A. WHIPPLE   Died Mar. 8, 1878   AE 1 Yr & 2 mo's.
We miss thee at our Home

WHIPPLE
Melvin W.   Son of J. N. & E. A. WHIPPLE   Died July 31, 1879   AE 1 Year 13 D'ys.

WHIPPLE
Altha Z.   Wife of William WHIPPLE   Died June 5, 1878   AE 21 Yrs. & 10 Mos.
We Miss the (sic) Altha at Home.

WILCOX
Chloe PECK WILCOX   1860 - 1927