FRENCH CREEK CEMETERY

(MARK'S CORNERS CEMETERY)
On County Roads 4 & 11

French Creek, NY



Rural setting, quite good condition for the ages of the stones, and there are empty spaces where there probably are others.

BELDEN
Joseph L.  died 3-22-1885, age 60-9-05
"Gone To Rest"
Wife, Polly Ann (McNITT) died 3-14-1907, age 78-3-28
"Gone To Rest"  markers, side by side
 Dau Fannie, born 11 Jun 1848, died March 1907, was wife of
George CLARK, here, and Garrett SCHREUS, No marker is found for her.but
family info. says she is here.

BELDEN
Clara M. Dau of  E.E. AND E.M.  Died August 6, 1886, age 9-6-29
Poem at base not readable

BELDEN ?
Near  Clara M, is a marker, MOTHER, no names, 1836-1915, "At Rest"

BEUSINK
Large stone
David, 1867-1943
Wife, Jennie, 1868-1937

BEUSINK
Marvin, 1910-1988
Next to
BEUSINK
Ada, 1900-1997

BEUSINK
Small stone looks to be a childs, very worn has raised stars, name
Ray T. no dates seen

BEUSINK,
Unreadable but seemed to be
Julia, Wife of William,

CLARK
George H. 1847-1917 Husband of Fannie BELDEN
Next to CLARK is
GARRETT, only name on stone,, 7-27-33 / 10-22-97, no century.
Is Garrett SCHREUS. Also a husband of Fannie BELDEN.Century is 1833-1897

DUNNEWOLD
H.J. 1860- 12-29 -1910 (H. John, born Winterswijk, Nl)
WIFE, GENA J. 1862- 1916 (Gesina Johanna LEGTERS)

DUNNEWOLD
BENJ. W. 1891-1933
Wife, ELLA MAE, 1897-1958

FARNSWORTH
Sarah Jane, dau of T.B. and E. FARNSWORTH died Feb.22, 1888
age 15-8-07

MORGAN
Tall monument with only these 2 names
Ezra, 1809-1886
Susan GOTHAM, 1789-1886
Footstones, EM and SG

NECKERS
Large tall monument all  Neckers Children
Bennie H. 9-16-1886 / 3-3-1893
Rav or Ray, 11-19-1892 / 9-30-1893
Alvin (Twin) 9-15-1894 / 3-16-1895
Alla (Twin) 9-15-1894 / 9-15-1894

NECKERS
Harmon, born Sept. 13, 1823, Died 1904
Wife, Alpjen (Alice) (HEMINK) born Nov. 17 1828, Holland, Died 1911

NECKERS
A.N. no data
H.J. N. No data

NECKERS
John W. 1858-1951
Wife Johanna W., 1866-1945
Footstones both J.W.N.

NECKERS
Ora W. 1890-1961

NECKERS
Under a large bushy shrub, no last names on the stones but are from
family file;
Henry P. 1855-1923, (Probable Son of Harmon and Alice) born 4 Apr 1855,
died, 6 Apr 1923
Wife, Minnie P. 1858-19?? No date entered, but she is probably
J. Minnie PRIESTER born, 11-6-1858, died May 2, 1935

NECKERS
Large rose monument Military Flag holder on his side and hers has a
silver colored flag holder with a lily, bird and the letter R on the
left side.
Harry E. 1888-1968
Wife, Lena M, 1882-1967

NEWHOUSE
Dalvern, died 1894 age 4 mos 13 days

NEWHOUSE
Very large marker  "N"
One side is
J. Henry, 1850-1886
Sarah J. 156-1935
Other side is
Alton J. son of J.H. and J. Newhouse, 1876-1902
Baby Alice, 1884
In front, 4 smaller stones
Alton
Alice
Sarah
Henry

NEWHOUSE
Large  monument.
J.W. 1847-1930
Wife, Harriet M. 1850-1910

PRINDLE
Myron, 1881-1959
Wife, Ida M. 1880-1911

SCHREUS
Large monument, no names or dates other than Surname
Next to smaller gray marker,
KING,
Ruth "our baby" 6-22-1900 /3-20-1901

SCHREUS
Large marker,
William,, 1844-1901
Wife, Delnoria  1854-1893

WHITE
Henry L. 1860-1928
Wife, Henrietta (MEYERS) 1864-1937


SOURCE: Read by Dolores Davidson and Granddaughter Chrystal Davidson, 23 November 1999.