Interments in the KNICKERBOCKER GROUND



"Old Gravestones of Dutchess County, New York" by J. W. Poucher published in 1924, pages 184-186.


Note: Some of Poucher's listings have been found to be inaccurate, so use these with caution. If you find any inaccuracies in this listing please send them to me so that I may correct them. Lynn Brandvold  Thanks.


CLASSIFICATION: Community ground.
LOCATION: Two miles east of Pine Plains, on the south side of the road.
CONDITION: In fair order.
INSCRIPTIONS: 108 in number. Copied May 30, 1913, by J. W. Poucher, M. D., Mrs. Poucher, Miss P. D. Trowbridge, Miss M. O. Johnston.
REMARKS: Known as the Knickerbocker ground.
ADDENDUM: Cemetery is described as mowed, but in otherwise terrible condition. Almost all stones are down and broken. May 11, 2004

1. Calkin, Hannah, w. of Ebenezer, d. 1806, Jan. 24, a. 25 y
2. Cline, Harriet Maria, dau. of John & Mary, d. 1834, Apr. 23, a. 17-3-5.
3. Clum, Christina, w. of Philip G., d. 1793, Mar. 3, in 40th y.
4. Clum, Mary, w. of Philip, d. 1823, July 17.
5. Clum, Philip, d. 1815, June 15, in 46th y.
6. Clum, Philip, s. of George, d. 1819, June 19, a. 27.
7. Delamater, Henry, s. of Thomas, d. 1800, Jan 22, a. 1-6-20.
8. Dennis, Mary M., dau. of Jacob & Elizabeth, d. 1837, Sep. 27, a. 2-2-12
9. Dennis, Morgan P., of Jacob & Elizabeth, d. 1840, June 24, a. 2-8-24.
10. Dennis, Niver L., s. of Jacob & Elizabeth, d. 1841, Mar. 12, a. 7 m. 12 d.
11. Duel, Charlotte, d. 1871, May 28, a. 68-3-6.
12. Duel, Deborah, dau. of Jonathan & Sarah, d. 1822, May 28, a. 22-10-19.
13. Duel, Jonathan, d. 1851, Jan. 13, in 66th y.
14. Duel, Sarah, w. of Jonathan, d. 1841, Nov. 1, in 75th y.
15. Gall, Charlott, d. 1854, Mar. 24, a. 24-2-1.
16. Gall, Christopher, 1800-1830. *** See note below.
17. Gall, Elizabeth, w of Christopher, 1802-1877. *** See note below.
18. Gall, Henry, 1828-1881.*** See note below.
19. Gall, Julia, 1845-1866. *** See note below.
20. Germond, Phebe Thorn, w. of Jacob, d. 1841, Nov. 25, a. 72 y.
21. Ham, Mary Ann, dau. of Harman, a. 8-1-8.
22. Harvey, Sarah, w. of Joel, late of Sharon, Conn., d. 1811, Sep. 11, a. 92-6-11.
23. Hiserodt, Catharine, w. of Henry. (No dates on stone).
24. Hiserodt, Henry, d. 1858, Nov. 2, a. 38 y.
25. Hiserodt, Henry I., d. 1823, Oct. 18, a. 64 y.
26. Hiserodt, James, d. 1849, May 25, a. 60 y. 7 m.
27. Hiserodt, Martin, d. 1828, Apr. 20, a. 41 y.
28. Hiserodt, Stanley, d. 1862, Feb. 9, a. 38-4-7.
29. Hiseroudt, William, d. 1828, Sep. 26, a. 35-9-12.
30. Jessup, Sarah, dau. of Edward & Abigail, d. 1764, in 1st y.
31. Keeler, John A., d. 1819, Jan. 26, in 5th y.
32. Knickerbocker, Benjamin, d. 1805, Sep. 28, a. 77-4-14.
33. Knickerbocker, Benjamin, s. of Benjamin & Catharine, d. 1808, Oct. 3, a 6-2-8.
34. Knickerbocker, Benjamin, d. 1826, Oct. 27, a. 73 y. 27 d.
35. Knickerbocker, Catharine, w. of Benjamin, Jr., d. 1797, June 16, a. 32 y.
36. Knickerbocker, Christina, w. of Benjamin, d. 1833, May 1, a. 65 y.
37. Knickerbacker, Captain Cornelius, d. 1774, Mar. 20, a. 60 y.
38. Knickerbacker, John C., d. 1816, Aug. 13, in 64th y.
39. Knickerbacker, Lawrence, s. of Peter I. & Moiza, d. 1809, Mar. 20, a 91 y. 10 m.
40. Knickerbacker, Rosina, w. of John C., d. 1825, June 18, in 63d y.
41. Knickerbocker, Samuel, d. 1794, July 3, a. 91 y. * See note below.
42. Knickerbacker, Walter C., s. of John C. & Susanah, d. 1816, Oct. 30, in 17th y.
43. Loucks, Christina, w. of Peter, d. 1840, Dec. 18, a. 67 y.
44. Loucks, Eli, s. of Edward & Sarah, d. 1860, June 4, a. 23-11-12.
45. Loucks, Jacob, d. 1857, Feb. 10, a. 60-3-19.
46. Loucks, Peter, d. 1835, Jan. 30, a. 61 y.
47. McIntosh, Catharine, w. of Locklin, d. 1786, Sep. 22, a. 58 y.
48. Mead. John, s. of Joseph & Anna, d. 1790, July 21, a. 3 y.
49. Melius, Jacob, d. 1844, May 21, a. 96 y.
50. Millious, Adaline, w. of Tyler, d. 1829, Nov. 2, a. 20-6-13. ** See note below.
51. Millius, Hiram, d. 1852, Nov. 25, a. 49-4-13.
52. Millius, John, d. 1814, Feb. 11, in 44th y.
53. Mills, Daniel, Co. D, 47th Regular N. Y. Volunteers, d. 1892, Feb. 9, a. 62 y. 8 m.
54. Mills, Henry, Co. F. N. Y. Volunteers, d. 1898, Oct. 30, a. 79 y.
55. Mills, Myron, d. 1859, Jan. 1, a. 34 y.
56. Milton, George, b. 1824, May 11, d. 1892, Aug. 12.
57. Parks, Polly, w. of Whitney, d. 1829, Feb. 21, a. 79 y.
58. Polver, Benjamin P., s. of Peter, d. 1834, June 23.
59. Polver, Peter A., d. 1828, May 20, a. 61 y. 20 d.
60. Pulver, Almond, s. of Michael M. & Mary, a. 1-11-8.
61. Pulver, Angie, w. of Wandle, d. 1812, May 9, in 67th y.
62. Polver, Emmy, w. of John, d. 1837, Apr. 11, a. 29-8-10.
63. Pulver, Eve, w. of Andrus, d. 1823, Apr. 5, a. 86 y. 1 m.
64. Pulver, John P., d. 1845, Feb. 15, a. 43-11-21.
65. Pulver, John W., d. 1836, July 13, a. 55-3-4.
66. Pulver, Peter W., d. 1822, Dec. 8, a 51 y.
67. Pulver, Rebecca, d. 1839, Feb. 9, a. 20-4-20.
68. Pulver, Rebecca, w. of John W., d. 1841, Oct. 4, a. 69 y.
69. Pulver, Sarah, w. of John P., d. 1850, Apr. 18, a. 48 y.
70. Pulver, Wandle, d. 1826, Aug. 13, in 87th y.
71. Pulver, William, d. 18---, June 24, a. 25-5-5.
72. R-----, "C. R."
73. Righter, Harris, s. of John & Sally, d. 1808, Aug. 1, a. 4-8-2.
74. Righter, Harris, s. of John W., Esq., d. 1808, Aug. 1, a. 4-3-27.
75. Righter, Mary, w. of William, d. 1806, Mar. 19, a. 60 y.
76. Righter, William, d. 1820, Jan. 4, a. 73 y.
77. Righter, William, d. 1821, May 1, in 45th y.
78. Row, Catharine, w. of Philip, & dau. of Andrew Stickles, d. 1804, Mar. 31, a. 19 y. 2 m.
79. Rowe, Elizabeth, w. of Elijah, d. 1845, Aug. 30, a. 65-10-18.
80. S-----, "A. S. 1805."
81. S-----, "H. S. 1805."
82. Shook, Sally Ann, w. of Henry B., d. 1841, Oct. 7, a. 26-11-2.
83. Shultz, Ida, dau. of Carle & Eliza Flartey, d. 1859, Aug. 24, a. 3-5-4.
84. Simmons, David, d. 1854, Feb. 3, a. 86-2-(?).
85. Simmons, Ezra, s. of Walker & Leah, d. 1845, Oct. 22, a. 4 y. 29 d.
86. Simmons, Henry, d. 1842, Sep. (1), a. 30-1-27.
87. Simmons, Kate, dau. of Anthony & Catherine Ann, d. 1861, July 12, a. 2-2-26.
88. Simmons, (Lorana?), dau. of Anthony & Catherine Ann, d. 1837, Jan. 18, a. 3-9-17.
89. Simmons, Margaret, w. of David, d. 1849, Jan. 25, a. 72 y. 2 m
90. Simmons, Polly, dau. of David & Margaret, d. 1825, Aug. 20, a. 20-11-12.
91. Simmons, William, d. 1850, Mar. 20, a. 30-11-18.
92. Simmons, (-----) E., dau. of Anthony & Catherine Ann, d. 1849, Mar. 19, a. 5-11-15.
93. Slipp, Rosina, w. of Anthony, d. 1859, Apr. 29, a. 31 y.
94. Stickles, Andres, d. 1805, Sep. 5, a. 72 y.
95. Stickles, Elizabeth, w. of Nicholas A., d. 1854, Jan. 25, a. 83-5-10.
96. Stickles, Hannah, w. of Andres, d. 1805, Aug. 17, a. 57 y.
97. Stickles, Hiram, s. of Nicholas & Elizabeth, d. 1834, Dec. 21, a. 26-10-16.
98. Stickel, Nicholas A., d. 1812, Apr. 8, a. 55 y.
99. Stickles, Philo, d. 1880, July 21, a. 74-4-5.
100. Stickle, Purdy, d. 1824, May 17, a. 27 y.
101. Tanner, Anthony, b. 1799, Aug. 13, d. 1877, Jan. 15.
102. Tanner, Catharine, w. of Anthony, d. 1834, Feb. 3, a. 32 y. 4 d.
103. Tanner, Samuel, s. of Anthony & Catharine, d. 1830, Feb. 19, a. 1-19-3.
104. Tanner, Sylvester, s, of Anthony & Catharine, d. 1844, Nov. 8, in 16th y
105. Turner, Gilbert, d. 1813, Sep. 2, in 72d y.
106. Weaver, Hannah, dau. of Henry P. & Magdalen, d. 1835, Apr. 15, a. 25 y.
107. Weaver, Henry P., d. 1823, May 10, in 54th y.
108. Weaver, Polly, dau. of Henry P. & Magdalen, d. 1837, Feb. 15, in 26th y.

* A correction to this stone was sent by David H. Williams, 11 May 2004. "In Memory of Mr. Samuel Hallembeck (not Knickerbocker) who Died July 30th 1794 in the 91st Year of his age."

** A correction to this listing was sent by Marilyn Millius Giampaolo 4 April 2005. The listing should be "Millius Adaline, w. of Philo" not "Millious, Adaline, w. of Tyler".

*** The Gall listings were transcribed incorrectly and should all be Call. Correction was sent in by Phyllis Webster, 6 June 2011.

Transcribed by Liz DuBois

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