Interments in the EAST MOUNTAIN GROUND



"Old Gravestones of Dutchess County, New York" by J. W. Poucher published in 1924, pp. 46-47.


Note: Some of Poucher's listings have been found to be inaccurate, so use these with caution.



CLASSIFICATION: Community ground.
LOCATION: Three miles east of Dover Plains, in the woods on the top of East Mountain.
CONDITION: Overgrown and deserted.
INSCRIPTIONS: 31 in number, Copied August 16, 1913, by J. W. Poucher, M. D., Mrs. H. N. Bain and Miss Grace L. Jones.
REMARKS: In former years this mountain was more thickly and prosp( ) settled. The farms are now almost all deserted. This old ( ) place is difficult to find, being in the midst of a dense ta( ) the woods.

1. Card, James A., d. 1813, May 15, a. 59 y.
2. Chappel, Lucy, dau. of Aaron & Haner, d. 1814, Apr. 11, a. 20 y.
3. Chapel, Aaron, d. 1831, Mar. 24, a. 82 y.
4. Cook, Naomi, d. 1857, Feb. 16, a. 27 y.
5. Griffin, Mary, w. of John, d. 1848, Apr. 2, a. 72 y.
6. Harrington, Charlotte, dau. of Abel & Judy, d. 1833, Mar. 26, a. 3 y.
7. Kennedy, Allen, d. 1883, Apr. 14, a. 39-2-6.
8. Kennedy, Annette P., dau. of David L. & Irene, d. 1864, Apr. 1, a. 2 y. 11 m.
9. Kennedy, David L., d. 1861, Apr. 7, a. 40 y.
10. Kennedy, Jennett, w. of David L., d. 1847, June 27, a. 22-4-21.
11. Kennedy, Rebecca, w. of Allen, d. 1884, Apr. 14, a. 89 y.
12. Lee, Miles S., s. of Lyman & Harriett, d. 1855, Apr. 17, a. 9-6-23.
18. McIntyre, Archibald, d. 1841, Oct. 8, a. 76-11-9.
14. Mackintyre, Dunkin, d. 1832, Feb.18, a. 40-3-4.
15. Patchin, Abijah, d. 1862, Sep. 1, a. 73 y.
16. Patchen, Betsey, w. of Eli, d. 1875, Nov.16, a. 81 y. 8 m.
17. Patchen, Eli, b. 1792, Feb. 5, d. 1880, Aug.31.
18. Patchin, Eliza J., dau. of Edwin C. & Sarah M., d. 1848, June 27, a. 10 m.
19. Patchin, Huldab, w. of Abijah, d. 1844, Nov. 2, a. 56 y.
20. Patchun, Lydia, w. of Abijah, d. 1813, May 18, a. 28 y.
21. Preston, Annis, d. 1872, Feb. 11, a. 98 y. 14 d.
22. Preston, David, d. 1846, July 16, a. 82 y.
28. Preston, Margery, w. of David, d. 1850, June 8, a. 83-9-16.
24. Preston, Martin, d. 1813, Feb. 24, a. 92 y. 5 m.
25. Preston, Philip, d. 1816, May 27, a. 42 y
26. Preston, Rebecca, w. of Martin, d. 1824, May 11, a. 80-10-7.
27. Ritton, Peter, d. 1832, Mar. 23 a .68 y.
28. Ritton. Rachel, d. 1846, Apr.11, a. 89 y.
29. Soule, Mary Jane, w. of Miles B., d. 1858, Nov. 2, a. 27-11-3.
30. Wolcott, Annette, dau. of Thomas & Julia, d. 1833, Sep. 19, a. 3 y. 5 m.
31. Wolcott, Thomas G., d. 1854, May 4, a. 52 y.


Typed and submitted by: Liz DuBois

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