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Oakdale Cemetery

Jesse Mill Road (old name was Scribner's Mills Road), Otisfield, Maine

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Graciously contributed by  Jean Hankins of the Otisfield Historical Society Otisfield was originally part of Cumberland County, but seceded to Oxford County in 1978. Transcribed in 1980, updated in 1994 by Jean F. Hankins, Scribner Hill Press, Scribner Hill Road, Otisfield, ME.  Scanned for the Web in 1999 by Marilyn M. Strout, 58 Bean Road, Otisfield.



Directions: From Town Office at 403 State Route 121, go out of the driveway and turn right. Follow SR121 to the stop sign. You are now at Spurr’s Corner. turn right onto Bolsters Mills Road and go approximately 5 miles. As you go down a steep hill, Jesse Mill Road turns left (diagonally). Follow Jesse Mill Road for approximately 1 mile. Cemetery is on the right.
Transcription follows obvious sectional arrangement, ranging from left side to right. Within each of the six sections, transcriptions were made from left to right, in rows, starting in front left corner. This cemetery, governed by an association, is officially “open." For more information, contact its president at 207-743-7128 (in 1994). Oakdale Cemetery Layout
Click on the   below for a view of the stone
Numbers in the table below are for the convenience of the webmaster and have no official reference to the transcript.

    Section 1 (far left)
1a   Percy E. Grover, 1901 - 1971
Nettie M. Grover, 1897 - 1980
   
2 [footstone]Kerry L. Grover, 1955-2002
3   Earl L. Grover, 1918 - 1989. 
4   Betsey E. Grover, 1918 - 
5   Sidney R. Grover, 1951 - 
6 John C. Grover, Apr. 18, 1874 - Oct. 31, 1937. 
Villa M. Keniston Grover, his wife, Sept. 25, 1883 - Apr. 18, 1938
7 Marion Pauline Grover, dau. of J. C. & V. M. Grover, July 24, 1920 - Mar. 5, 1922. 
8 Earl L. Grover, infant son of Earl & Betsey Grover, Aug. 13-14, 1945. 
9 Senja Kangas, 1891 - 1933
Antti Kangas, 1886 - 1950. 
10a
10b
10c


Esko V. Heino, 1892 - 1968
Linnea M. Heino, 1896 - 1933. 
[footstone] mother 1896-1933
[footstone] father  1892-1968
11a
[footstone] Helen Heino Haavisto, Aug. 9 1918 - Apr 16, 1998
[footstone]Kosti W. Haavisto,U.S. Army, Aug. 1, 1916 - Nov. 11, 1984.&
12 Roy L. Chute, son of Josiah & Nettie Chute, Mar. 14, 1894 - May 21, 1895. 
13   Lewis E. Chute, son of Josiah & Nettie Chute, d. Feb. 7, 1887, aet. 2 days. 
14a   Josiah Chute, Sept. 18, 1850 - May 26, 1917. 
14b   Nettie E. Chute, Aug. 21, 1862 - July 10, 1938. 
15 [footstone]Frederick G. Pike, 1930 - 1948. 
15b [footstone]Leslie A. Powell 1911-1968
16 [footstone]Eleanor M. Pike, 1908 - 1963. 
17 [footstone]Joseph B. Pike,Jr 1905 - 1984. 
18a Herbert Noble, May 19, 1850 - June 20, 1928. 
Melvina Day,  June 5, 1863 - Sept 4 1939
Jesse , Aug 8 1886 - Oct 6, 1886
18b [footstone]Lotta Moody Pike, Apr. 5, 1879 - Mar. 5, 1965. 
18c [footstone]J. Bennett Pike, May 24, 1877 - Feb. 23, 1958. 
18d [footstone]Barbara F. Pike / June 6 1911 / Apr 16 1991
19a Freeman H. Pike, Dec. 20, 1846 - Sept. 14, 1900
Lolevia Pike, Nov. 16, 1840 - July 23, 1900 / 
J.Bennett Pike and Lotta M. Pike 
20 Stanley E. Willey, Sr., Cpl. U.S. Army, Korea, May 18, 1932 - Aug. 25, 1977. 
21 Martha E. Willey, Mar. 11, 1938 - Aug. 23, 1993. 
22



Frank S. Latulip, 1854 - 1930 
Josephine Latulip, 1868 - 1930 
Elmer E. Latulip, 1892 
Clara L. Latulip, 1896 
[footstone] Violet
[footstone] Mother 
[footstone] Father
22   Joseph Stebbins, 1869 - 1949 
23
Clarence M. Thyng, Mar. 5, 1898 -Feb. 27, 1955 
Ellen L. Thyng, Oct. 2, 1894 -
24   Chas. H. Miller, Co. K, 11th N.H. Inf. (GAR). (No dates) 
    Section 2 (second from left)
171 SMITH / 
Donald E. / Dec 31, 1934 / July 20, 2000
Bertha E. / Feb 5 1935 
25 Errol F. Smith, 1898 - 1988. 
26 Roy Lee Smith, Feb. 11, 1910 - Apr. 12, 1910. 
27 Lottie M. Smith, 1868 - 1950. 
28 Frank Smith, 1868 - 1952. 
29 Lizzie J. Knapp, b. Oct. 13, 1840, d. Sept. 6, 1908. 
30 Norma Marie Culbert, dau. of Theodore & Vida Culbert, 1926 - 1927. 
31 [footstone]Gilbert Osmond Winslow, son of Caleb & Ida winslow, 1899-1903. 
32 HAMLIN
Rufus K. Hamlin, Feb. 2, 1838 - Dec. 8, 1911. 
Margaret F. Hamlin, Feb. 5, 1845 - Aug. 31, 1919
32c   Mary Francis Hamlin, dau. of R. K. & M. F. Hamlin, Aug. 9, 1865 - Feb. 2, 1868. 
32d Dominicus E. Hamlin, 1872 - 1940. "Buried in Buxton." 
32e [ footstone] Ivory G Hamlin, 1869 - 1954. 
32f Gladys A. Hamlin, 1891 - 1949. 
32g Doris L. Hamlin, dau. of I. G. & G. A. Hamlin, May 28, 1922, age 8 ms. 29 days. 
32h Nettie E. Hamlin, dau. of I. G. & G. A. Hamlin, May 21, 1915, age 1 day. 
33a STONE/GOODWIN monument [engraved with names Stone and Goodwin on one side; and Merrill on the reverse) 
33b George W. Stone, 1868 - 1913. 
33c L. Blanche (Stone? Goodwin?), 1878-1954. 
33d Levi E. Stone, 1871 - 1951. 
33e Olive H. [Merrill?], 1869 - 1954. 
33f
33g

[footstone]Virginia G. [Merrill?], 1876 - 1964. 
MERRILL
34  Nathaniel E. Warren, Oct. 23, 1843 [sic] - Mar. 2, 1909. [GAR flag; large stone] 
35    Etta L. Warren, July 8, 1862 - Apr. 15, 1932. 
36.   George C. Warren, Nov. 3, 1885 - Nov. 20, 1915. 
37.   Nathaniel E. Warren, Oct. 23, 1842 [sic] - Mar. 2, 1909 [smaller stone] 
38a
38b
HANCOCK
George L. Hancock, 1861 - 1930. 
39.   Ida C. Hancock, 1863 - 1963. 
40.   Nettie A. Hancock, 1884 - 1962. 
41.   John M. Hancock, 1883 - 1941. 
42.   George W. Scribner, 1849 - 1928. 
    Carrie I. Scribner, his wife, 1858 - 1910. 
    Eugene L. Scribner, 1875 - 1943. 
 42d [footstone]Katherine Dwight  wife of Eugene, 1875-1962
43. Bertha E. Smith, 1868 - 1952.
Sumner Smith, 1864 - 1949 
44.  Dwinal E. Hamlin, 1906 - 1909. 
45a
45b

HOLDEN
[footstone]Claude Elmer Holden. Maine. Pvt. 7th Inf., World War I. Sept. 13, 1894 - Jan. 30, 1970. 
46.  [footstone]Erma S. Holden. Sept. 4, 1917. 
47.  Edith E. Scribner, 1876 - 1944 
Arthur C. Scribner, 1871 - 1937
49.   Julia K. Brown, wife of A. J. Brown, Nov. 1846 - Aug. 5, 1912. 
50.   A. L. Brown, 1935 [flat, handcrafted and lettered stone.) 
51.   A. B. Skinner, 1909[?) [flat, handcrafted and lettered stone) 
52.   Perley Brown, 1881 - 1962 [no gravestone; info. from undertaker's placque) 
53.   Dale M. Ellis, 1881 - 1953.
54. [footstone]Charlie A. Porter, 1906 - 1962. 
55.   Maurice M. Smith Sr., Oct. 4, 1944 - Jan. 14, 1988. 
56.    Bertha M. Shackley, Sept. 30, 1925 -
    Section 3
57.  [footstone]Edith M. Lowell, 1905 - 1972. 
58. Mabel Turner Lowell, wife of Harry Lowell, 1867 - 1941. 
59.  Harry Lowell, 1870 - 1953. 
60. Eugene A. Clark, 1906 - 1970. 
61.  Frieda M. Huwyler, July 21, 1912 - "Daughter" 
62. Marie C. Huwyler, Nov. 8, 1893 - Mar. 19, 1942. 
63. Gottlieb J. Huwyler, Sept. 12, 1884 - July 17, 1945. 
64. Marguerite H. Knight, Sept. 19, 1913 - "Daughter." 
65. Cpl. Gottlieb J. Huwyler, M.P. Det. World War II, 1915 - 1971 
170 [ROCK] HUWYLER
66. Josef F. Huwyler, 1917 - 1984
67
KORHONEN
John V. Korhonen, Mar. 25, 1880 - Dec. 28, 1938.
Hulda U. Korhonen, Feb. 13, 1874 - Nov. 4, 1955
68. "Baby Evald" 1911. [Headstone reads "Falk Vieno K"] 
69. George H. Chesley, Tec 5 U.S. Army, World War II, March 23, 1912 - Oct. 13, 1990. 
70. Juanita V. Chesley, dau. of G. H. & V. M. Chesley, 1942 - 1942. 
71. Harold Cash, 1901 - 1970. 
72. [footstone]Aili L. Goodwin, wife of Ernest T. Goodwin, Aug. 1, 1913 - Oct. 17, 1989. 
73. Ernest T. Goodwin. Tec. 4 U.S. Army, World War II, Apr. 3, 1912 - Apr. 1, 1979. 
74.
Stephen Winslow, 1878 - 1934. 
Maud Agnes Whitney Winslow, his wife, 1882 - 1940
[footstone] Ethel Winslow July 25, 1907 - August 18, 1971
75. Pvt. Herbert C. Winslow, 1914 - 1944. 
76.   Baby Girl Smith, 1965 - 1965. 
77. [footstone]Foss 0. Bubier, 1900 - 1979. 
78.  [footstone]John H. Cash, U.S. Navy, Apr. 2, 1924 - Apr. 3, 1975. 
79.    Juanita E. Leland, 1965 - 1965 [no gravestone; info. from undertaker's placgue) 
80.   Hope H. Hopkins, 1976 - 1976. [no gravestone; info. from undertaker's placque)
81. Merton Linwood Scribner. Maine. Sgt. U.S. Marine Corps. Aug. 19, 1872 - Oct. 24, 1945. 
82. Roger E. Allard, July 22, 1904 - Mar. 26, 1937. 
83. Jennie E. Anglin Allard, wife of Otis J. Allard, Aug. 18, 1881 - Sept. 7, 1925. 
84.  Edith Potter Allard, "2nd wife" of Otis J. Allard, Sept. 28, 1898 - Mar. 16, 1978. 
85. Margaret "Peggy" [Allard?), Daughter of Gordon & Suzanne, June 8, 1962 - May 6, 1985. 
86.  Joyce M. Boddie, 2nd wife of Gordon [Allard?], Nov. 21, 1935 - Mar. 30, 1993. 
87a.
87b. 

ALLARD
Otis J. Allard, Sept. 1, 1879 - Nov. 16, 1964. 
88. [footstone] Myron H. Gilman. Feb. 24, 1906 - Dec. 26, 1971. 
89.  [footstone] Margaret Gilman. Aug. 13, 1907 - Jan. 14, 1984. 
90.  [footstone] Herbert A. Gilman. Maine. HN. U.S. Navy. Aug. 15, 1935 - Sept. 4, 1960. 
91. [footstone] John R. Baker. May 21, 1910 - Mar. 8, 1994. 
92. [footstone] Phebe C. Baker, Nov. 15, 1910 - Oct. 21, 1992. 
93. [footstone] Alice M. Young, 1886 - 1968. 
94. [footstone] Alf F. & William F. Shackley. 1948 - 1948. 
95. [footstone] Crystal Leona Shackley Ash, wife of William L. Ash. Dec. 17, 1907 - Sept. 21, 1979. 
96a
96

ASH
[footstone]William L. Ash. Cpl. Co. D, 2nd Inf., Maine NG, World War I, July 22, 1894 - Dec. 5, 1967. 
97. Harry L. Cross, 1925 - Bernice A. Cross, 1927 - 
    Section 4
98. [footstone] Forrest C. Ives, 1894 - 1947
Shirley I. Bean Ives, 1909 - 1977
 162 EDWARDS 
Elmer P / Dec 15 1923
Ruth . / Aug 18, 1921 / Dec 29 2000
99. Albert D. Hamlin, 1898 - 1964 
Nellie L. Hamlin, 1907 - 1980. 
100.    Donald M. Edwards, 1952 - 1952. (No gravestone; undertaker's placque only] 
101.

EDWARDS 
G. Valmore Edwards, 1908 -1981 
G.Bernice Edwards, 1912 - 1963
102.  Nelson C. Edwards, May 12, 1941 - 
103.  Roger F. Crane, 1911 - 1972. Married Nov. 5, 1934 Mary L. Crane, 1915 - 1971. 
104.   Christine Dow, 1887 - 1957. [No gravestone; info. from undertaker' s placque)
105.    Walter E. Leland, 1861 - 1957. [No gravestone; info. from undertaker's placque] 
106.    Walter E. Leland Jr., 1896 - 1955. 
107.  [footstone] George H. Dyer, Nov. 19, 1939 - Aug. 4, 1965. 
108.  Peter Everett Leland / SP5 US Army / Vietnam / May 22 1949 Nov 27, 1999
Dorothy E. Leland. Born Sept. 7, 1923 / Died Sept. 4, 1971. 
109. [footstone] Linwood C. Edwards, 1921 - 1984. [No gravestone; info. from undertaker's placque] 
110. [footstone] Dresser Twins: Donald Q., David W., Feb. 12, 1947 - Feb. 9, 1950. 
110b [footstone] Robert P. Bolduc / Husband of Charlotte Dresser / Mar 17, 1958-May 20, 1995
111. [footstone] Ida B. Dresser, Mar. 26, 1922 - Jan. 8, 1989. 
112.  [footstone]Wyman M. Dresser. Maine. PFC Army Air Force, World War II, Mar. 20, 1921 - Oct. 28, 1972. 
113. Frank F. Shackley. July 8, 1879 - Mar. 13, 1955.
Maude E. Shackley, Apr.17, 1887 - Oct. 3, 1976. 
114. [footstone]Ernest R. Shackley, 1918 - 1970. [No gravestone; info. from undertaker' s placque) 
115. Maurice W. Shackley, Jr. 1939 - 1967. 
116. [footstone]Elois Edwards, May 15, 1939 - Apr. 20, 1972. 
116a [footstone] Baby Boy Edwards / August 18, 1965
117. Ernest L. Durrell. Maine. Sgt. Co. L, 42 Inf., World War I, May 28, 1896 - Mar. 4, 1964. 
118. [footstone] Charles E. Durrell. Maine. Pvt. 8 Co. 151 Dept. Brig. World War I. Nov. 28, 1891 - Dec. 12, 1965. 
119.  May Flanders, 1886 - 1969. [Handcrafted and handlettered stone. ] 
120.   Beatrice H. Poland, 1913 - 1964. 
121.  Carol M. Howard. Tec. 4 U.S. Army, World War II, Dec. 13, 1916 - July 30, 1989. 
122.    Jennifer D. Poland, 1974 - 1974. [No gravestone; info. from undertaker's placque] 
123.    Beatrice H. Poland, 1974 - 1974. [No gravestone; info. from undertaker's placque) 
124.  Melissa A. Edwards. 1901 - 1976. [No gravestone; info. from undertaker's placque] 
125. Leroy Edwards, 1898 - 1969. 
    Section 5
126.

Reuben E. Kimball, 1885 - 1970. "Father."
Bertha B. Kimball, 1889 - 1957. "Mother.
 
 

Clifford Kimball/US Army/World War II/Feb 22 1906 Feb 15 2000 

127 Calvin L. Smith, 1900 - 1965
Estelle M. Smith, 1911 - 2001 [remarried ?DYER]
128 Clayton C. Verrill, S. Sgt. U.S. Army World War II, Sep. 6, 1923 - Jan. 1, 1982. 
129 Dorothy M. Kimball, 1914 - 1984. [No gravestone; info. from undertaker's placque] 
130 Wesley N. Smith, U.S. Army. jan. 7, 1938 - Jan. 13, 1989. 
131 Robert Leon Blankenship, Jan. 6, 1973. 
132 Howard E. Cousins. Pvt. U.S. Army, 1901 - 1979. 
133 Frank M. Bishop, S Sgt. U.S. Army, World War II, June 22,1920 - Nov. 12, 1988. 
134 Frank M Deming, Tec. 3 U.S. Army, World War II,Oct. 26, 1913 - Mar. 23, 1977. 
135.

[back]Harry E. Winslow 1920-1971/ Alli E. Winslow, his wife, 1923-1996

 [front] WINSLOW 

[footstone] George S. Winslow / Mar. 10, 1954 / Feb. 28, 1997

 [placque] Harry Elwin Winslow. Maine. S. Sgt. Co. C, 17th Inf. Regt. World War II. July 1, 1920 - May 18, 1971

136  Jan 21, 1994 / Calvin L Smith Jr / Apr 4 1929 - Apr 30, 1999 / His Wife / Dorothy J Vaughan / Jan 17, 1929-
137

Ray W. Hodsdon, 1914 - 1974.
Ruby L. Hodsdon, 1915 - 

Sherry Lee Merrill Hodsdon, May 24,1963 - Apr. 21, 1993. 

139 Louise Shackley, 1899 - 1972. 
 152
[front] SHACKLEY
[back] ANTON 
140. Howard W. Shackley, U.S. Army, World War II, Mar. 20, 1922 - Mar. 5, 1983. 
141. Arthur F. Shackley, U.S. Army, World War II, June 3, 1911 - Mar. 1, 1983. 
142. Raymond L. Cross, Sr., 1900 - 1977
Blanche M. Cross, 1908 - 
    Section 6 (right side of cemetery)
143.   Wendell A. J. Tufts, 1931 - 1977
Patricia K. Tufts, 1939 - 
[back]Married Oct. 19, 1957
144. Mary E. Cash, Aug. 8, 1941 - 
E. Maynard Cash, July 5, 1940 - Apr.1, 1994. 
145. Fern B. Deming, Oct. 15, 1913 - May 27, 1991. 
147. Leona E. Richardson, June 30, 1918 - Oct. 14, 1993. 
148. Guy F. Morse, 1909 - 1989 / Nellie M 1909-1996 / Bless My Family Too
149. Lacy Jane Groves, July 24, 1987 - July 24, 1987. 
150. Allen Shackley Jr., 1966 - 1989. [No gravestone; info. from undertaker's placque) 
151. Eunice M. Kimball, May 22, 1921 - Oct. 21, 1989.
William I. Kimball, Aug. 25, 1929 - Mar. 11, 1988.
153. Rose B. Damon, 1891 - 1980. 
154. Mary E. Groves, Apr. 25, 1937 - 
Raymond L. Groves Jr., U.S. Navy, World War II, May 12, 1925 - June 26, 1991
156. Ivorine E. Kimball, 1914 
Clarence I. Kimball, 1904 - 1977
157  Forest Everett Leland / Oct 14, 1922-Nov 7 1996 
158
[front] DREW
[back] Robert W., Sept 11, 1928-Oct 5, 2000/ Sheryl L(urvey), July 31, 1944
159 Victor W. Cox 1923- 
160 Deborah Lee Groves  Jan  1981 
161   Gwendolyn H. Edwards buried 5/19/2001, died 3/9/2001
162   Blanch Kimball Cross buried 7/9/2003, died 7/4/2003

Additions to this list since 1994 are based on newspaper accounts and gravestones photographed (Marilyn Strout).
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