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Merrillsville Cemetery

Franklin, Franklin County, New York
DIRECTIONS: Begin at the intersection of NY Route 3 and County Route 26. Travel northwest on County Route 26 (old Rte. 99) for .6 miles and the cemetery will be on your left.

COORDINATES: N 44° 31.658'   W 074° 01.479'

NOTE:

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Top of stone missing
July 25, 1853
"Go home my friends
Dry up thy tears
We must lie here
Till Christ appears"

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Broken marker near Ezekiel COMSTOCK

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Stone missing near Maude STICKNEY - Only the foundation remains.

ABBOTT
Hazel E. ABBOTT   May 16, 1911 - January 9, 1991   May she rest in peace.

ABBOTT
Herbert M.   1877 -1964
Bertha SCHWARTING   His Wife   1888 - 1978
Gerald R.   Son   1916 -

BAKER
Carrie H.   died July 20, 1864   age 9 mos
Dau. of Wm & Sarah BAKER

BAKER
James   died June 6, 1908   age 80 yrs   Co   C     94 Reg   N.Y.   Vol
Martha   His Wife   (no dates)

BAKER
WILLIAM   Died Oct. 27, 1864   age 37 yrs   Co. K   3rd Reg.   N.H.V.
Killed near Charleston Rd. before Richmond, Va

BARNETT
William   died Aug. 8, 1873   age 58 yrs   Our Father

BAUMAN
Amelia S.   Wife   1920 - 1971
Richard N.   Husband   1918 - 1989

BELMONT
Edith M.   1882 - 1964
George S.   1884 - 1963

BENNETT
Lloyd P.   Mar. 12, 1915 - Dec. 7, 1979
Father - Harry BENNETT
Mother - Charity GAFFIELD

BENNETT
Lloyd Preston   1915 - 1979
Separate stone in the same lot:
Florence Gaffield BENNETT   May 25, 1905 - Sept. 24, 1991   Pray for me.
Separate stone in the same lot:
Doris LaPIERRE   1903 - 1985   She rests in God's Peace

BISHOP
Bernice N. BISHOP   1921 - no date

BROWN
James A.   Nov. 7, 1931 - no date
Audrey C.   Feb. 22, 1933 - Sept. 5, 1997

BROWN
Keith F.   June 8, 1935 - June 12, 1991
Shirley M.   Dec. 20, 1936 - Mar. 12, 2001

CANTY
George   1910 - 1967   (Fortune Funeral marker)

CANTY
James H.   1882 - 1954

CANTY
Josephine E. CANTY   1881 -1918   Wife of James H. CANTY

COCHRAN
This name appears on back of SMITH stone

COCHRAN
Carlton COCHRAN   1933 - 1992   (Fortune Funeral Home, Inc. Marker)

COCHRAN
Charles   died Jan. 17, 1951   age 83 yrs
Gertrude E. OTIS   died Sept. 8, 1938   70 yrs 7 mo
Emma WILLS   died Mar. 9, 1929   82 yrs 6 mos   Widow of S. OTIS   Mother

COCHRAN
Edward   died Jan. 21, 1892   age 81 yrs

COCHRAN
Edward   1910 -1976
Marion   1917 - no date

COCHRAN
Ella M.   His Wife   1864 - 1939
Grant G.   1864 - 1935

COCHRAN
George E.   Aug. 21, 1889 - Aug. 7, 1928

COCHRAN
Herbert R.   1892 - 1908

COCHRAN
Henry W.   1860 - 1945
Katie PLUMLEY   His Wife   1875 - 1925
Ina M.   Their Dau   1897 - 1930

COCHRAN
James   (no dates)   Brother   GAR 1861 - 1865 Marker

COCHRAN
M. Marion COCHRAN   1915 - 1999

COCHRAN
Noble O.   1895 - 1973
Jessie JONES   His Wife   1892 - 1977

COCHRAN
Sarah   Aug. 6, 1823 - Feb. 25, 1910   Mother

COCHRAN
Senif
Bertha C.   1887   Dau
Joel   1847 - 1895   Father

COLLINS
Mrs. Mary Ann   1838 - 1906   age 68 yrs.

COMPAGNONE
Mary Jane COMPAGNONE   1921 - 1995

COMSTOCK
Ezekiel   1837 - 1912
Clara   His Wife   1838 - 1917
Cuba   died Nov. 8, 1912   age 27 yrs

CRAGG
Robert M.   1920 - 1996
Agnes I.   1917 - 1985

CUNNINGHAM
Phoebe A.   1859 - 1949   Mother

DESCHAMPS
Llewellyn F.   1868 - 1927
Matilda L. WINN   His Wife   1863 - 1938

DYER
Orville L.   1879 - 1955
Mary E.   1879 - 1977
Military Footstone:
ORVILLE L. DYER
NEW YORK
M SGT 6 INFANTRY
SAW & WORLD WAR I
OCT. 22, 1879 - JUNE 16, 1955
Separate stone in the same lot:
Earl G.   1926 - 1945   Son of O. L. & M. E. DYER

FADDEN
Alice W.   1882 - 1959

FADDEN
Emma Rae   1889 - 1961
Carroll G.   1884 - 1957
On the back:
Robert A.   1926 - 1992

FADDEN
Charles W.   1858 - 1934
Hattie MANLEY   His Wife   1856 - 1933

FADDEN
Ellen STICKNEY   died Nov. 5, 1899   74 yrs
Wife of Isaac FADDEN   Our Mother

FADDEN
Emma GIBSON FADDEN   1853 - 1937

FADDEN
Harvey J.   died Jan. 3, 1888   age 19 yrs 10 mo 14 da   Our Brother

FADDEN
Henry S.   1856 - 1951

FADDEN
Howard O.   1812 - 1863

FADDEN
Ina Mae   died Jan. 1, 1900   2 yrs 2 mo 1 da   Dau. of D. S. & E. J. FADDEN

FADDEN
Issac M.   1852 - 1942
Ida J.   1856 - 1937
Nettie E.   1885 - 1900   Dau. of I. M. & I. J. FADDEN

FADDEN
Rebecca   died May 26, 1871   70 yrs.   Wife of Joseph FADDEN

FADDEN
Wesley C.   1880 - 1957

FAREWELL
Frederick J.   1892 - 1960
Harriet L. BURL   His Wife   1900 -

FAREWELL
Ralph   1898 - 1961   (funeral marker)

FREDENBURGH
Paul H.   May 18, 1920 - Nov. 18, 1988
Ingeborg H.   April 20, 1923 - no date
Military Footstone:
PAUL H. FREDENBURGH JR.
2nd LT US ARMY
WORLD WAR II
MAY 18, 1920 - NOV. 18, 1988

GIBSON
George W.   died Aug. 21, 1892   65 yrs
Rhoba L.   His Wife   died Nov. 24, 1890   63 yrs

GILL
Alida L.   1844 - 1930

GOFF
Barnet   died Mar. 25, 1859   age 84 yrs

GOFF
Barnett D.   died May 4, 1867   age 25 yrs
Co   D   142   Reg   N.Y.V.

GOFF
Caleb   died Aug. 4, 1861   52 yrs 4 mo
Betsey   His Wife   died Aug. 14, 1875   age 65 yrs 10 mo
Aunt Lou   Sept. 22, 1847 - Apr. 9, 1905
Louisa   Dau. of Caleb & Betsey GOFF
Robert A.   died Nov. 7, 1860   10 yrs 7 mo
Caleb Jr.   died Nov. 8 1854   2 yrs 2 mo

GONYEA
Thomas G.   1918 - 1967   Brotherhood, Railroad, Trainman
Idris V.   1922 - 1993
Military Footstone:
THOMAS G. GONYEA
NEW YORK
SGT   3705 BASE UNIT AAF
WORLD WAR II
JUNE 4, 1918 - JAN 7, 1967

GOULD
Arthur J.   1886 -1913

GROSSE
August A.   1899 - 1997   "Gus"
Frances KAIN   1899 - 1996   "Fran"

HALL
Carlton B.   1887 - 1964
Married Sept. 6, 1909
Bessie MAY   1886 - 1962

HALL
Harry H.   1889 - 1982
Maude DUCATTE   His Wife   1894 - 1982

HALL
Dora   May 31 - June 1, 1930
Leona Jean   Oct. 1 - Dec. 25, 1936
Laura May   Aug 19 - Nov. 22, 1923
Virginia Sice   1951 -1953

HAWKINS
Lydia   died Mar. 17, 1877   age 55 yrs   Wife of L. B. HAWKINS
Children of L. B. & L. HAWKINS:
Abigail   died - June 18, 1867   14 yrs
Clara   died Sept. 13, 1863   11 mo
Lemuel B.   died Aug. 6, 1894   74 yrs   Co   C   77 Reg.   NYSV

HEBLER
Wm. H.   died Sept. 9, 1898   37 yrs 11 mo
George   died Jan. 14, 1896   10 mo   Son of Wm. H. & H. C. HEBLER
Nearby marker,   nothing written

HEWITT
John W.   June 26, 1919 - Aug. 16, 1987
Mary STICKNEY   Sept. 5, 1921 - Oct. 14, 1996
John S.   Sept. 16, 1951 - May 27, 1981   Son
Military Footstone:
JOHN W. HEWITT
T SGT US ARMY
WORLD WAR II
JUN 26, 1919 - AUG. 16, 1987
Military Footstone:
JOHN S. HEWITT
US NAVY
VIETNAM
1951 - 1981

HILLS
Wm. F.   died Sept. 29, 1864   44 yrs 6 mo
Killed at the Battle of Fort Harrison, Va   Co   C   96th   Reg.   NYSV
Frances G.   died Oct 21, 1856   5 yrs   Dau of W. F. & S. A. HILLS
Sarahett C.   died Feb. 1, 1864   14 yrs 3 mo 13 da   Dau of Wm. F. & S. A. HILLS

HYRUP
Twilight lets the curtain down for a little while.
Footstone:
George W.   (small stone)
PBA New Jersey Member
South Jersey Police marker
South Jersey Suburban Police Inc.

KENT
Isreal L.   1883 - 1940
Ruby   `1895 - 1968

KILMER
CHARLES WARREN KILMER
TEC 4   US ARMY
WORLD WAR II
OCT. 12, 1924 - JAN. 8, 1991

KILMER
Herbert V.   1891 - 1968
Sarah S.   1891 - 1970

LAFOUNTAINE
Victor P.   1916 - 1981
Anne D.   1923 - no date

LAMSON
GAR   1861 - 1865   marker
Benjamin P.   1785 - 1862
Sally CATE   His Wife   1788 - 1859
Erected to them in loving memory of their son Bill LAMSON

LAMSON
E. Sophrania HAMBLIN   his wife   1816 - 1904
(Wife of LAMSON)
Flat stone   Wife of Ira   1810 - 1888

LAWSON
George W.   1849 - 1915
Hattie P. GOUCHER   His Wife   1849 - 1877

LAWSON
Mary M.   1839 - 1839
Little Edwin R.   no dates
Little Clarrisa C.   no dates
Caroline   1852 -1857

LAVERIN
Mary   died July 20, 1850   in her 81st   yr

LITTLEJOHNS
John   died Nov. 7, 1879   77 yrs   Born in England
Julia Ann   His Wife   died Feb. 18, 1893   80 yrs 5 mo 14 da
Willie J.   Their Son   died Feb. 11, 1862   5 yrs 3 mo 15 da
Thomas J.   Their Son   died Apr. 16, 1863   18 yrs 10 mo 6 da
GAR   1861 - 1865 marker

LITTLEJOHNS
James   died Sept. 22, 1846   83 yrs
Elizabeth   His Wife   died Sept. 6, 1847   89 yrs

LITTLEJOHNS
James W.   10 - 12 - 1837 -- 1926   Co   C   118   Reg   NY Vol
Helen   His Wife   9 - 5 - 1840 -- 12 - 17 -1901
Sheridan MACALLISTER LITTLEJOHN   1868 - 1899
Ella M   4 - 13 - 1868 -- 11 - 11 - 1894
Freddie   12 - 6 - 1860 -- 4 - 26 - 1862
Johnie   12 - 12- 1873 -- 6 - 10 - 1875
Adelaide DIAMOND   1869 - 1898
Infant Son   age 1 day
"Here slumber two (?) little brothers"   (NOTE: There is only 1 child listed.)

LYMAN
Infant Son of Charles & ______ LYMAN   died Mar 22, 1800 (?)   age 1 mo __da

MAXFIELD
Sylvenus   died April 27, 1867   age 29 yrs   Co   K   3   Reg   N.H.V.

MCINTYRE
Amanda PARKS   1883 -1913   Wife of John MCINTYRE

MCINTYRE
Edith M.   Aug 4, 1892 - Jan. 11, 1978   86 yrs   Wife of Charles T. MCINTYRE

MCINTYRE
John P.   1871 - 1943
Thomas   1840 - 1912

MCCARTER
Fred   died Jan. 9, 1871   24 yrs 9 mo

MCLAUGHLIN
John   Dec. 25, 1815 - Dec. 15, 1893   Co   C   118 Reg   NYV   Vet Marker
Elizabeth LITTLEJOHNS   His Wife   Oct. 30, 1835 - no date

McCREA
William J.   1911 - 1982
Helen E.   1907 - no date

MERRILL
Jeremiah D.   Dec. 7, 1815 - Jan 13, 1893
Sarah SMITH   His Wife   1836 - 1857
Louisa W.   1829 - 1908   2nd Wife of Jeremiah D. MERRILL
Jed SCOTT   1861 - 1888
Ina A.   1870 - 1953
John   1783 - 1872
Sally S.   1788 - 1863

MERRILL
Wesley E.   1819 - 1903

MERRILL
John   died Oct. 19, 1872   89 yrs   2 da   Revolutionary Vet marker
Sally   Widow of John MERRILL
A Revolutionary soldier   died May 28, 1849   92 yrs 1 mo 3 da

MERRILL
John R.   died Dec. 21, 1854   47 yrs
Sally C.   died Feb. 14, 1862   74yrs 5 mo 29 da   Wife of John MERRILL

MOORE
John A.   March 18, 1950 - no date
Shirley J.   April 21, 1935 - April 27, 1996

NICHOLS
In Loving Memory
Clay W.   Feb. 24, 1920 - July 6, 1998
Teresa I.   July 13, 1920 - no date
Military Footstone:
CLAY W. NICHOLS
PVT   US ARMY
WORLD WAR II
FEB. 24, 1920 - JUL 6, 1998

OLMSTEAD
Walter E.   1893 - 1974
Cora E. WOOD   1889 - 1974

OSTRANDER
Isreal   died Aug 14, 1904   68 yrs 8 mo   Co   C   158   Reg.   NY Vol

PARKS
Annie GILL   died July 1, 1899   age 51 yrs. 11 mos. 19 da.   Wife of Charles PARKS

PAYE
Dale A.   1891 -
Grace E.   1895 - 1950
Alice DAVIS   1913 - 1941

PAYE
Fred E.   1887 - 1961
Marion STICKNEY   His Wife   1901 - 1996
Footstone in the same lot:
Rose M.   1922 - 1935

PERRICO
Benjamin F.   died Nov. 21, 1868 in his 29th   yr
Vet 1861 -1865 marker

ROCHE
James J.   1869 - 1909

SCHWARTING
Mary MAHADY   1855 - 1933   Mother

SKEELS
Almon S.   Nov. 24, 1905 - Sept. 28, 1977

SKIFF
Whither thou goest, I will go.
Alfred J.   1899 - 1985  Cpl.   3   Eng   C   Br.   Korea
Leona MINER   1901 - 1993
Married   Mar. 11, 1919
Helen   Their Dau   died 1920   age 2 yrs

SKIFF
Alvin L.   1869 - 1953
Etta J.   1876 - 1954

SKIFF
Donald Wm. SKIFF   Mar. 15, 1937 - June 15, 1998

SKIFF
Gordon K.   1907 - 1974
Marie TUTHILL   His Wife   1910 - no date
Shirley DINSMORE   Dau   1930
Lori Ann   Granddaughter  1961

SKIFF
Isaac W.   June 24, 1897 - June 2, 1980
Gladys LAMORA   Mar. 9, 1896 - Apr. 4, 1988
Married Sept. 1, 1917
(small Bible & plastic marker nearby)
Footstone: Emerson J. McGOWAN   1912 - 2000
Footstone: Ella McGOWAN   1918 - 1994
Footstone: Mary May SKIFF   1927 - 1928

SKIFF
Myra J. WILLIAMS   1873 - 1918   Wife of Willis SKIFF   Mother

SKIFF
Roland Edward   1903 - 1964
Agnes WHITCOMB   His Wife   1903 - 1980
Married Sept. 17, 1922

SKIFF
Stanley C.   Apr. 16, 1916 - Sept. 11, 1953
NY   Sig   498   Replacement   Co   World War II

SKIFF
William   1872 - 1943

SMITH
A. Burt   1884 - 1931

SMITH
Burton H.   1913 - 1931

SMITH
Fremont F.   Nov. 24, 1855 - Mar. 11, 1939
Julia L. SEYMOUR   His Wife   May 28, 1859 - May 29, 1929

SMITH
Phelps   1789 - 1861
Marill WOODRUFF   His Wife   1797 - 1892
Sarah MERRILL   1836 - 1857
Louis L.   1823 - 1893
Achsah J. MINNER   His Wife   1831 - 1878

SPERRY
Harlan F.   1926 - 1969

STEVENS
Charles P.   1860 - 1955
Lucy D.   1879 - 1966

STICKNEY
Cyrus   died May 22, 1923   age 90 yrs

STICKNEY
Myra Ann ATTEY   Wife of Cyrus STICKNEY   died Nov. 8, 1867   28 yrs 7 mo  

STICKNEY
Hulda M.   died Nov. 11, 1920   75 yrs   Wife of Cyrus STICKNEY

STICKNEY
Ellsworth J.   1864 - 1946
Cora E. GIBSON   His Wife   1866 - 1921

STICKNEY
Ernest E.   1882 - 1950
Laura M.   His Wife   1881 - 1915

STICKNEY
Geo. H.   died Nov. 3, 1908   19 yrs 4 mo

STICKNEY
Harry R.   Aug. 18, 1895 - Feb. 9, 1974   Brother

STICKNEY
Herbert E.   1919 - 1979
Jeane   1924 - no date
Military Footstone:
HERBERT E. STICKNEY
EM 3   US NAVY
WORLD WAR II
1919 - 1979

STICKNEY
J. Russell   died June 27, 1908   11 da

STICKNEY
Jesse R.   Mar. 28, 1888 - Mar. 25, 1955
NY   Pvt.   Co   A   136   Inf   World War II

STICKNEY
John W.   1860 - 1936
Alice WASHBURN   His Wife   1863 - 1946
Maude   Their Dau   Mar. 8, 1896 - Mar. 8, 1903

STICKNEY
Josephe   Apr. 8, 1845 - Sept. 17, 1918

STICKNEY
Josephine LITTLEJOHNS   Feb. 28, 1840 - July 27, 1913   73 yrs   Wife of Josephe STICKNEY
Maud J.   died July 27, 1872   1 yr 4 mo   Dau of J. & J. STICKNEY

STICKNEY
Kenneth E.   1913 - 1968
Gladys M.   His Wife   1909 - 1987

STICKNEY
Marjory   died Apr. 21, 1880   3 weeks   Dau of A. H. & E. L. STICKNEY

STICKNEY
Nelson   1842 - 1827
Caroline C. WILL   His Wife   1841 - 1923
GAR marker

STICKNEY
Richard G.   1902 - 1975   "Dick"
Charles Lee   1904 - 1967   Brother

STICKNEY
Robert A.   died Aug. 31, 1884   22 yrs 7 mo

STICKNEY
Simon   died Apr. 11, 1865   68 yrs
Apphia   His Wife   died Dec. 22, 1880   76 yrs 4 mo 14 da

STICKNEY
Walter E.   1886 - 1965
Zillah D. SCHWARTING   His Wife   1884 - 1976

THOMPSON
Frances M.   died Apr. 15, 1898   51 yrs   Wife of Joseph THOMPSON
Willie T.   died Mar. 18, 1877   4 yrs   Son of J. & L. THOMPSON

THOMPSON
Henry A.   1870 - 1938
Lillie A. FADDEN   His Wife   1879 - no date
Footstone: Lillie T. THOMPSON   1879 - 1973
Footstone: Lillian G. THOMPSON   1911 - 1985
Separate stone in the same lot:
Neetie M.   Dau. of H. A. & L. THOMPSON   Died Apr. 17, 1908   5 Yrs. 8 Mos.
Separate stone in the same lot:
Jennie E.   Dau. of H. A. & L. A. THOMPSON   Died Mar. 6, 1909   2 Yrs. 8 Mo.  

TILLEMA
Henry A. TILLEMA   Mar. 10, 1932 - no date
Helen I. SNOWSTEIN   Mar. 4, 1933 - Nov. 24, 1989

TORMEY
Charles H.   1865 - 1941
Mary E. WILLIAMS   His Wife   1876 - 19__
On the Back:
Gerald W. TORMEY  1904 - 1905
Military Footstone:
PERSHING J. TORMEY
NEW YORK
SGT   ARMY AIR FORCE
WORLD WAR II   AM & OLC
OCT. 6, 1913 - NOV. 23, 1969

TORMEY
Hayden J. Jr.   1896 - no date
Married   June 3, 1916
Angeline PATNODE   1892 - no date

TORMEY
Hayden J. Sr.   1896 - 1977
Angeline PATNODE   1892 - no date
Married June 3, 1916

TURNBULL
John   1915 - 1976     (funeral marker)
Margaret   1916 - no date

WALLACE
James   died Dec. 2, 1886   64 yrs

WASHBURN
Orvill N.   died Feb. 25, 1907   52 yrs 6 mo

WASHBURN
Sim.   May 26, 1851 - June 17, 1920

WASHER
Eugene A.   1912 - 1982
Lillian   1923 - no date
Military Footstone:
EUGENE A. WASHER
PFC   US ARMY
WORLD WAR II
NOV. 7, 1912 - OCT. 21, 1982

WELKS
Howard P.   1924 - 1980
Norma BURNS   no dates
Military Footstone:
HOWARD P. WEEKS
AMM 3   US NAVY
WORLD WAR II
1924 - 1980

WHITCOMB
Charles H.   1870 - 1947

WHITCOMB
John E.   1874 - 1957
Cleara SWEENEY   His Wife   1884 - 1938

WHITCOMB
Lattie May   died Dec. 10, 1894   11 yrs 7 mo   Dau of I. D. & L. J   WHITCOMB

WHITE
Dennis F. WHITE   Husband of Margaret C. WHITE  1904 - 1975
Margaret COCHRAN   His Wife   1904 - 1975
Edgar   1859 - 1916

WILBUR
Frank E.   1923 - 1995
Gladys M.   1926 - no date
Military Footstone:
FRANK E. WILBUR JR.
BT 1   US NAVY
WORLD WAR II
JUL 8, 1923 - DEC. 12, 1995

WILL
Augustus   Apr. 11, 1835 - Nov. 11, 1895

WILL
Gustavus   died Mar. 25, 1858   21 yrs
George F.   died Apr. 12, 1854   2 yrs 2 mo   Son of J. & C. WILL

WILL
Jacob   died Sept. 1, 1881   in his 78 yr
Clara   His Wife   died Aug. 13, 1880   in her 64 yr

WILLIAMS
Henry   died Dec. 16, 1890   89 yrs
Polly   His Wife   died July 2, 1864   53 yrs
Steven   Their Son   died Sept. 8, 1865   2 yrs

WILLIAMS
Flora M.   died Dec. 18, 1879   6 mo
Clarence U.   died June 19, 1872   6 mo 8 da
Frederick E.   died July 25, 1872   2 yrs 3 mo
Children of I. & G. A. WILLIAMS

WILLIAMS
Isaac   died Dec. 13, 1897   56 yrs   GAR marker

WILLIAMS
Robert H.   1915 - 1988
Laura T.   1921 - 1999
Military Footstone:
ROBERT H. WILLIAMS
1st LT US ARMY AIR CORPS
WORLD WAR II
OCT. 7, 1915 - JAN. 28, 1988

WILLIAMS
Sidney J.   Aug. 1, 1934
NY   Pvt   151   Depot Brig.   World War vet marker

WINN
George B.   Sept. 17, 1898 - July 13, 1963
NY   Cpl   Btry   B   69   Field Arty   World War II

YELD  
Hattie GIBSON YELD   1867 - 1936