Town of Springport - Cayuga County, NY

The Lamb Family Cemetery is located on Webb Rd. right off Rt. 326.

These following records were transcribed for the D.A.R. Cemetery Record Books during 1962 by P. Cuykendall. Re-transcribed into a digital format with additional information by Martha S. Magill.

There are five marked burials in the Lamb Family Cemetery. They are:

LAMB, William d. Oct. 9, 1854 in 86th yr

LAMB, Martha his wife d. Nov. 8, 1840 in 66th yr

LAMB, William son d. Apr. 15, 1822 in 9th yr

LAMB, Elizabeth d. Apr. 66, 1878 ae 78y 4 mo 3 da

THORPE, Joseph father of Martha Lamb no dates ae 88 yrs

The cemetery also includes a row of unmarked graves.

The following note is added to this page for informational purposes by Martha S. Magill:

William Lamb was the son of William Lamb of Harpersfield, NY.   Eleven-year-old William was captured with his father and others, including Thorpes, by Joseph Brant's raiding party and taken to Canada in 1780.   William Jr. came back after 11 years. He later settled in Cayuga County with his brother Peter.

Thanks to Martha S. Magill for transcribing these records into a digital format.

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