From Route 4, take a left onto the Back Falls Road/Mt Blue High School Road At the "y" by the high school, go straight. Cemetery is about 1.5 miles past the high school on the left on a knoll with a stonewall in front. Cemetery is well-kept. Many, many old unreadable stones. Many unmarked graves. Probably one of the oldest in Farmington.
(flag) denotes a military affiliation
This record is set up alphabetically by Surname,
not by row or lot as the stones appear in the cemetery.
ALLEN Hiram d. 1-16-1861 age 35y 8m B_ _ _ _ John A, son of Eli L & Joanna (?) B......... d. Oct 9 1841 13y 11m 25d (note: the B_______ name is too short to be "Butterfield" - more like "Butler") (Wirth didn't have this stone or info) BURSLEY Samuel & Sophronia C BURSLEY Ann Caroline, their dau. d. 5-29-1836 age 4m 16d BUTTERFIELD Jesse d. 2-6-1842 age 90y [SAR flag] Lydia, his wife d. J___? __ 1837 age 79y [BB June 12 1837] [Wirth gives June 12 18?? @79y) COOK William, William P., Betsey, Betsey L., & Eliza (see Reuben LOWELL, Jr. lot) DWINAL David DWINAL Betsey, his wife d. 1-7-1832 age 46y (Wirth gave above info - stone wasn't there July 1998) EAMES Samuel d. 3-24-1837 age 74y [SAR Flag] Sally, his wife d. 8-15-1794 age 30y note: this is the oldest standing stone in Farmington GOULD William, Gen. d. 9-23/29-1831 age 78y Elizabeth, his wife d. 8-26-1831 age 66y JORDEN Jacob d. 5-13-1813 [SAR Flag] (two stones - original & one Veteran) Hannah, his wife d. 6-9-1840 age 90y KNOWLTON Benjamin d. 12-3-1827 age 17y KNOWLTON Samuel d. 6-21-1823 age 35y LOWELL Oliver LOWELL Jane, his wife d. 12-5-1821 age 22y LOWELL Reuben d. 6-1824 age 85y [Flag-SAR] Priscilla h.w. d. 1807 LOWELL (Broken Stone see Ref. below) Reuben LOWELL, Jr. Betsey, his wife d. 8-6-1824 age 52y Reuben, their son d. 8-9-1825 age 20y (see Wirth's Cemeteries of Franklin County, Me.) Betsey her dau. & wife of William COOK d. 5-31-18?? age 77y 5m (Butler's Hist. of Farm.: Betsey Lowell d. 5-31-1877) Eliza, dau. of William P. & Betsey L. COOK d. 2-11-1854 age 20y NORTON Jonathan NORTON, Dr. Hannah Norton, his wife d. 7-1-1826 age 22y Nancy, his wife d. 3-3-1831 age 31y Oriza, his wife d. 11-23-1811 age 23y (Wirth: stone says Nancy & Oriza were sisters) TAYLOR William Taylor of Dunstable d. Sept 11 1795 @22y (Note: Wirth did not have this stone) Ed note: It's likely the unreadable stones & unmarked graves belonged to members of the Butterfield & Gould families, as they are the folks who lived in this area of town circa 1800. History of Farmington by Francis G Butler gives the death dates of the people with illegible stones
Send E-Mail to
George & Jan Thompson
Copyright © 1997, 1998 by George A. Thompson, All rights reserved.