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Town of Amity

Rogers Cemetery

Rogers Cemetery

Town of Amity - Allegany County NY

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Stones read and transcribed April 2001 By Cheryl Maybee Smith
The grouping of names means the names are all in a group or on a single tombstone.  ( ) are comments that I have added.

This cemetery is located on the east bank of the Genesee River and State Route 19 in the Town of Amity, Allegany County, New York.  About one mile north of Scio, New York.  It should be mentioned that the cemetery has been flooded several times over the years.

 Amity Rogers  cemetery Flood of 1920  plot lost0001a
 Amity Rogers  cemetery Flood of 1920  plot lost0002

 

Benjamin, Amos - died Sept. 16, 1881

         CO. C. 65 Regt. N.Y.V. - GAR Veteran

 

Benjamin, Grant G. - died May 19, 1879 age 1 mo. 13 da.

        Son of Isaiah and Helen A. Benjamin

Benjamin, Lilly A. - died Sept. 26 1869 age 3 yr. 10 mo.

        Daughter of Isaiah and Helen A. Benjamin

 

Bliven, Theodaty - died Feb. 9, 1848 age 85 yrs. 5 da.

Bliven, Bethany - died July 26, 1863 - wife of Theodaty Bliven

 

Bliven, Silas G. - born Aug. 11, 1807 died Sept. 21, 1884

Bliven, Caroline S. - born May 16, 1807 - his wife (no death date listed)

Smith, Susan B. - born May 21, 1841 died Mar 11, 1891

        (above all on same stone)

 

Brimmer, Barnabas L. - died Dec. 21, 1850 age 23 yr. 1 mo. 10 da.

Brimmer, Jacob D. - died July 30, 1850 age 21 yr. 5 mo. 14 da.

Brimmer, Sally - died Feb. 23, 1848 age 15 yr. 11 mo.

Brimmer, George B. - Feb. 16 1848 age 2 yr. 16 da.

        (the above are all on separate stones but next to one another)

 

Brimmer, Pollie York - Apr. 13, 1805 - Nov 13, 1867

 

Brown, Charles S. - born July 21, 1856 died Oct 19, 1881

 

Brown, Dell - aged 45 yrs. - in loving memory (no other info. listed)

 

Brown, Ira - born Apr. 2 1824 age 77 yrs. - At Rest

Brown, Lodema J. - born Jan. 27, 1824 - his wife (no other info listed)

 

Brown, James H.  1876-1935

Brown, Louisa H.  1852-1939

 

Burdick, Almon - born Dec. 25, 1810 died Feb. 28, 1881

Burdick, Celinda - born Aug. 24, 1814 died Mar. 3, 1881 - wife of

        Our Father & Mother

 

Burdick, Curtis L. - died Apr/Nov 7, 1864 age 24  yr. 6 da. - gone home

    GAR Veteran  (can not be sure of month)

    (stone located next to Almon & Celinda Burdick)

 

Burdick, Alva - died Jan. 20, 1839 age 30 yr. 20 da.

Burdick, Caroline - died May 23, 1843 age 5 yr. 2 mo.

        Daughter of Alva and Bersey Burdick

 

Burdick, Luther   1902-1902

 

Burrel, Edward - Mar. 28, 1819/1849 aged 22 yrs. 2 mo. (rest of stone missing)

    (can not be sure of yr.)

 

Carpenter, William - died Nov. 10, 1863 age 36 yrs.

 

Chamberlain, Ames   1821-1902

Chamberlain, Diana   1827-1906 - his wife

 

Converse, S. - age 65 1825

 

Cook, Clarissa - May 27, 1850 age 62 yrs. - wife of Calvin Cook

Cook, Calvin - died Sept. 24, 1857 age 68 yrs. 7 mo. 17 da.

 

Cooper, Sarah C. - died Nov. 10, 1877 age 30 yrs. 6 mo.

        Wife of A. A. Cooper

 

Davenport, Henry G. - Mar 19, 1929 - Baby

 

Davis, William - died July 29, 1849 age 71 yr. 2 mo. 10 da.

Davis, Frances - died Aug. 15, 1856 - wife of William Davis (rest of stone missing)

 

Evingham, John  1825-1900 Co. A 85 Regt. N.Y.V.

Evingham, Catherine  1827-1909

 

Evingham, Sidney - died Aug. 10, 1895 aged 77 yrs.

Evingham, Elizabeth - died July 3, 1877 aged 72 yrs. - his wife

 

Effie  1868-1883 (no other info listed)

 

 

Fowler, Deley - died Aug. 14, 1864 age 1 yr. 5 mo.

        Daughter of C. W (or G. W.) and Clarisa Fowler

 

Hadsell, P. G. - born May 17, 1821 died Sept. 22, 1890

Hadsell, Margaret - born Feb. 25, 1822 died May 12, 1891 - his wife

        (stone broken and cemented back together)

 

Holmes, Charlie  E.  1874-1909

 

Holmes, David C.   1833-1915

Holmes, Lucina   1841-1902 - wife of D. C. Holmes

 

Hurlbut, Lorinda A. - died Apr. 28, 1869 age 27 yr. 3 mo. 17 da.

        Wife of Ardennes Hurlbut

 

Johnson, Eliphelet H. - died Feb. 23, 1853 aged 40 yr. 4 mo.- in memory of

 

McOmber, Betsey E. - died - wife of Elijah McOmber (rest of stone missing)

        (info from county records says died Mar. 5, 1862 age 61 yr. 3 mo.)

McOmber, Elijah - born Apr. 13, 1800 died Sept. 23, 1889

 

McOmber, S. - CO. 1 85th GAR (NY INF - county records info.)

 

Merrill, Julyann - died June 21, 1894 age 68 yr. - wife of A. Merrill

 

Millard, Elizabeth - Mar. 8 1845 aged 76 yr. 9 mo. 25 da. - wife of Elijah Millard

 

Oviatt, Betsy - died May 21, 1842 age 51 yr. 9 mo. 27 da.

        Wife of Daniel B. Oviatt

Oviatt, Daniel B. - died Aug. 18, 1859 72 yr. 4 mo. 21 da.

 

Willie

Love

Roda

Lottie

        Children of J. M. & Sarah S. Roberts (no other info listed) 

Rogers, Ethan - born June 30, 1807 died Dec. 16,1875 (see photo)

Rogers, Alvira B. - born Dec. 30, 1817 died Aug. 11, 1877

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Rogers, Jesse - June 29, 1841 age 74 yr. 5 mo. 13 da.

Rogers, Hannah - April 12, 1854 age 84 yr. - wife of Jesse Rogers

 

Rogers, Luella  1870-1891 - wife of U. S. Rogers

 

Stillman, Daniel B. - born Aug. 27, 1807 died May 8, 1883

Stillman, Ann - died Jan. 8, 1860/61 56 yrs. - wife of Daniel B. Stillman

    (can not be sure of yr.)

Stillman, Martin - died Feb. 10, 1849 - son of Daniel and Ann Stillman

 

Stillman, Sarah - died July 27, 1845 age 75 yrs. - wife of Wm. Stillman

 

Stillman, Sarah - died July 27, 1845 age 75 yrs. - wife of Davis Stillman

Stillman, Davis - died Oct. 19, 1860 age 86 yrs.

 

Stillman, Lyman - died Apr. 5, 1832 age 31 yr. 6 mo. 8 da.

 

Stillman, Lyman - born Sept. 27, 1800 died Apr. 5, 1832

Stillman, Nancy - born Apr. 18, 1802 died June 8, 1884 - his wife

Witter, Ira S. - born July 31, 1817 died Mar. 3 1887

Witter, Susan - born June 9, 1824 died Oct. 11, 1901 - his wife

Witter, Alzina A. - born Sept. 23, 1845 died Aug. 13, 1854

Witter, Clara - born Sept. 10, 1851 died Sept. 2, 1854

        (above names all on the same stone)

 

(Located by the above marker)

Ethan R. - died ___, 18__

John M. - died

    (above on same stone but rest of info. no longer readable)

    (After further searching found below information in family records on Ethan R. & John M.)

Stillman Ethan R. - born July 13, 1827 died Nov. 5, 1830

Stillman John M. - born May 28, 1826 died Nov. 11, 1830

Parents - Lyman & Nancy (Rogers) Stillman

 

Stone located just behind Ethan R. & John M completely worn off, shale stone.

 

Stryker, Henry - died Sept. 13, 1900  74 yr.

Stryker, Angenette - born July 16, 1837 died Feb. 5, 1880 - Mother

 

Stryker, Charlie - died Mar. 16, 1862 age 7 yr. 4 mo. 4 da.

        Son of H. & A. G. Stryker

Stryker, Adelbert - died Nov. 16, 1860

Stryker, Adella - died Nov. 21, 1860

        Children of H and A. G. Stryker

        (above names on same stone)

 

Truman, Charles - Feb. 8, 1868 age 28 yr. -  Grand Army of the Republic  

        GAR Veteran

 

Watson, M. St. John   1848-1885

Watson, Ida H  1850-1902  his wife

 

Weed, James DEA (rest of stone broken off)

 

 

Wilcox, J. Seymour   1817-1885

Wilcox, Emily M.   1818-1902

Wilcox, Sarah Ann - died Sept. 25, 1864 aged 18 yrs. 20 da.

        Daugh. of James S. and E. M. Wilcox

 

Wilcox, Merrit   1844-1898

 

Willcox, Nathaniel - died Aug. 2, 1835 in the 47th yr of his age - In Memory of.

        A tender husband and parent dear.  A faithful friend lies buried here

 

York, Ruth - Feb. 8, 1831 - wife of Barnabas L. York (rest of stone missing)

 

Young, Betsy - (no dates listed on stone) - wife of H. Young

Young, Henry - died Mar. 18, 1873 age 70 yr. 5 mo. 14 da.   

 

 

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