Interments in the QUAKER HILL CEMETERY



"Old Gravestones of Dutchess County, New York" by J. W. Poucher published in 1924, pages 179-182.


Note: Some of Poucher's listings have been found to be inaccurate, so use these with caution. If you have information on corrections please notify me at lynnb@nmt.edu.

CLASSIFICATION: Community ground.
LOCATION: On Quaker Hill.
CONDITION: Cared for.
INSCRIPTIONS: 159 in number. Copied August 23, 1916, by J. W. Poucher, M. D.,Mrs. H. N. Bain, Mrs. Lawrence Belding, Mrs. Lawrence Sherwood, Mrs. H. B. Hoopes.
REMARKS: Known as Quaker Hill Cemetery, Inc.

1. Aldrich, Ann., dau. of Seth & Ann, d. 1862, Feb. 12, a. 15 y. 8 d.
2. Aldrich, Ann, w. of Seth, d. 1870, Jan. 8, a. 66-5-28.
3. Aldrich, Anthony, d. 1844, Apr. 14, a. 76-5-5.
4. Aldrich, Cynthia, w. of Anthony, d. 1818, July 12, a. 38-1-17.
5. Aldrich, Elizabeth, dau. of Seth & Ann, d. 1854, Jan. 10, a. 18-9-26.
6. Aldrich, John M., s. of Seth & Ann, d. 1893, Mar. 9, a. 61 y.
7. Aldrich, Mary, dau. of Seth & Ann, d. 1854, Nov. 9, a. 27-9-16.
8. Aldrich, Ransome, d. 1876, July 1, a. 71-2-25.
9. Aldrich, Seth, d. 1866, Mar. 12, a. 67-3-6.
10. Aldrich, William Pitt, s. of Seth & Ann, d. 1860, Feb. 2, a. 29-10-26.
11. Arnold, Freelove.
12. Arnold, Gilbert.
13. Arnold, Milton, d. 1851, 2 mo., 25, a. 38 y.
14. Arnold, Rhoda.
15. Arnold, Silas.
16. Bowling, William R., s. of Oliver F. & Hannah F., d. 1856, Mar. 14, a. 1 y. 4 m.
17. Bramer, Caroline A., d. 1853, May 3, a. 5 y.
18. Briggs, Abraham, d. 1859, 1 mo., 28, a. 79 y. 5 m.
19. Briggs, A(nan), d. 1887, 5 mo, 5, a. 74-3-21.
20. Briggs, Benjamin, d. 1840, Apr. 16, a. 77 y. 10 d.
21. Briggs, Caroline, dau. of Abraham & Freelove, d. 1842, 8 mo., 10, a. 26 y.
22. Briggs, Daniel, s. of A. & F., d. 1842, 4 mo., 11, a. 36 y.
23. Briggs, Edward, second s. of Henry & Elizabeth, d. 1844, 5th mo., 25, a. 27-6-9.
24. Briggs, Elizabeth, dau. of Edward & Anna, d. 1848, June 27, a. 71 y.
25. Briggs, Elizabeth, w. of Henry, d. 1848, 12th mo., 9, a. 64-7-17.
26. Briggs, Freelove, w. of Abraham, d. 1865, Apr. 3, a. 85 y.
27. Briggs, Henry, d. 1877, 2 mo., 17, a. 88-6-23.
28. Briggs, Sophia, second w. of Henry, d. 1859, Mar. 22, a. 62-6-26.
29. Briggs, Walter, s. of Stephen & Nancy, d. 1853, May 29, a. 4-(6)-28.
30. Buente, Mollie, 1867-1902.
31. Butler, Arthur P., d. 1844, Dec. 7, a. 24-5-20.
32. Butler, Asa, d. 1857, Sep. 12, a. 61-11-21.
33. Butler, Patience, dau. of Asa & Penina, d. 1845, Feb. 27, a. 7-6-24.
34. Butler, Penina, w. of Asa, d. 1876, Jan. 5, a. 79 y.
35. Crawford, John L., s. of Job & Ruth, d. 1846, June 25, a. 50-6-25.
36. Crawford, Laura E., w. of John L. & dau. of David & Abigail Hiller, d. 1845, Sep. 29, a. 40-2-29.
37. Dennis, Jane, dau. of Alvin & Sarah, d. 1873, Aug. 29, a. 11-7-26.
38. (Fanton?), Nancy, w. of Walter R., d. 1841, Jan. 25, a. 39-6-5.
39. Ferris, Peleg, d. 1838, Jan. 24, a. 57 y. 3 d.
40. Ferris, Reed, s. of Peleg & Sarah. d. 1843, June 24, a. 18-3-24.
41. Ferris, Sarah, w. of Peleg, d. 1867, Mar. 21, a. 79-9-9.
42. Guliver, Maria, w. of James, d. 1851, Jan. 24, a. 46 y.
43. Guliver, Samuel, s. of James & Maria A., d. 1858, May 7, a. 25-1-8.
44. Guliver, inf. s. of James & Jane I., d. 1860, Apr. 28, a. 1 week.
45. Haviland, Abel, d. 1854, 11 mo., 30, a. 70-6-25.
46. Haviland, Albert E., d. 1855, Apr. 3, a. 27-10-15.
47. Haviland, Caroline Sabin, w. of George, (I.? J.?), b. 1810, 9 mo., 18, d. 1880, Mar. 12.
48. Haviland, Edward R., second & only child of Hiram & Matilda A., d. 1848, 7 mo., 3, a. 3-1-5.
49. Haviland, Edgar S., only child of Hiram & Matilda A., d. 1844, 3 mo., 31, a. 5-7-10.
50. Haviland, Elizabeth D., w. of William P., d. 1862, 2 mo., 9, a. 32-1-11.
51. Haviland, Hannah, w. of Abel, d. 1867, 6 mo., 12, a. 83-2-24.
52. Haviland, Hiram, d. 1887, 6 mo., 8, a. 82 y. 5 mo.
53. Haviland, Isaac, d. 1857, 8th mo., 24, a. 24-8-13.
54. Haviland, Lydia, d. 1875, 8th mo., 3, a. 93 y.
55. Haviland, Mariah, d. 1867, Sep. 19, a. 58 y. 5 m.
56. Haviland, Matilda A., w. of Hiram & dau. of Edward & Drusilla Howard, d. 1853, 12th mo., a. 36 y. 9 m.
57. Haviland, Park, d. 1856, June 8, a. 76 y.
58. Haviland, Sarah W., d. 1892, 4th mo., 16, a. 70 y. 4 m.
59. Haviland, Wilhelmine, dau. of William P., & E. D., d. 1856, 10th mo., 13, a. 4 m. 14 d.
60. Haviland, William P., d. 1856, 10th mo., 16, a. 23-7-20.
61. Haviland, inf. dau. of Hiram & M. A., d. 1849, 9th mo., 24, a. 2 d.
62. Hiller, Abigail, w. of David, d. 1858, Mar. 7, a. 85-11-21.
63. Hiller, David, d. 1823, Sep. 13, a. 57-10-1.
64. Hiller, Delilah, dau. of David & Abigail, d. 1821, Jan. 12, a. 27-4-7.
65. Hiller, John, d. 1875, Mar. 10, a. 71-2-24.
66. Hoag, Francis H., s. of Ira W. & Sarah G., d. 1891, Sep. 23, a. 4-8-29.
67. Hoag, Olive Straight, w. of William D., d. 1907, 10th mo., 20, a 88 y.
68. Hoag, S. a. 98 y.
69. Hoag, William D., d. 1880, 8th mo., 4, a. 66 y.
70. Howard, Drusilla, w. of Edward, d. 1857, 9th mo., 28, a. 65-4-16.
71. Howard, Drusilla, dau. of Sherman & Sarah D., d. 1858, 3d mo., 4, a. 7 m. 6 d.
72. Howard, Edward, d. 1871, 5th mo., 16, a. 86 y. 24 d.
73. Howard, Robert, d. 1852, 7th mo., 29, a. 76-4-26.
74. Howard, inf. s. of Sherman & Sarah D.
75. Irish, Anna, w. of William, b. 1825, 2d mo., 1, d. 1853, 2d mo., 23.
76. Irish, David, b. 1792, 6th mo. 20, d. 1884, 10th mo., 2.
77. Irish, Jane, d. 1872, 8th mo., 6, a. 72 y.
78. Irish, Joseph, d. 1871, 7th mo., 16, a. 85 y.
79. Irish, Martha, w. of David, b. 1789, 2d mo., 4, d. 1873, 2d. mo., 2.
80. Irish, William, d. 1820, 6th mo., 16. d. 1852, 2 mo., 20.
81. Jones, Benjamin (Senr), d. 1829, Feb. 28, a. 58-11-5.
82. Jones, Hannah, w. of Thomas, d. 1839, May 9, a. 89-2-18.
83. Jones, Hiram (B.), d. 1834, Oct. 29, a. 38-4-24.
84. Merritt, Anna, 1783-1794
85. Merritt, Anna, 1806-1816.
86. Merritt, Anna Wanzer, 1793-1819.
87. Merritt, Daniel, 1738-1805.
88. Merritt, Daniel, 1781-1844.
89. Merritt, David, 1779-1840.
90. Merritt, Harriett, 1816-1821.
91. Merritt, Isaac A. (No dates. Red sandstone.)
92. Merritt, Margaret, 1811-1816.
93. Merritt, Martha Ann, 1784-1856.
94. Merritt, Mary, 1808-1816.
95. Merritt, Mary Doughty, w. of Nehemiah, Sr. (See footnote for correction)
96. Merritt, Mary Sutton, 1790-1833.
97. Merritt, Nehemiah, 1715-1794.
98. Merritt, Phebe, 1776-1794.
99. Merritt, Sarah, 1788-1817.
100. Merritt, Sarah, 1812-1831.
101. Merritt, Sarah Mudge, 1746-1833.
102. Merritt, Susan, 1814-1818.
103. Merritt, William, 1818-1818.
104. Merritt, William Pitt, 1766-1794.
105. Merritt, William S., 1822-1840.
106. Miller, Esther, w. of Stephen, d. 1892, 1st mo., 12, a. 67 y.
107. Miller, Stephen, d. 1900, 12th m., 23, a. 86 y.
108. Morehouse, Jane, w. of L. B., d. 1855, Dec. 9, a. 35-11-3.
109. Morehouse, Luther B., d. 1861, Sep. 21, a. 43-9-21.
110. Osborn, Amelia C., dau. of William H. & Eliza H., b. 1890, Aug. 11, d. 1895, Sep. 20.
111. Osborn, Content W. Moore, w. of William, b. 1818, 7th mo., 14, d. 1873, 1st mo., 30.
112. Osborn, Jemima, w. of Paul, d. 1860, 4th mo., 27, a. 80 y. 5 d.
113. Osborn, Paul, d. 1867, 7th mo., 27, a. 85 y.
114. Ocborn, Paul (J.), s. of R. T. & Roby, d. 1855, 2d mo., 18, a. 1-10-14.
115. Osborn, Richard T., b. 1817, 10th mo., 5, d. 1905, 9th mo., 15.
116. Osborn, Richard Taber, s. of William H. & Eliza H., d. 1882, May 8, a. 1 y. 2 d.
117. Osborn, Roby Hoag, w. of Richard T., b. 1820, 2d mo., 7, d. 1903, 1st mo., 19.
118. Osborn, William, b. 1815, 9th mo., 23, d. 1872, 7th mo., 6.
119. Ocborn, William M., s. of William & Content M., d. 1863, 10th mo., 3, a. 2-6-13.
120. Prosser, Ichabod H., d. 1856, June 15, a. 49-8-28.
121. Sabin, Annis, w. of Jeptha, d. 1860, Jan. 24, a. 86-9-2.
122. Sabin, Eli, s. of Jeptha & Annis, d. 1816, May 31, a. 21-1-11.
123. Sabin, Jeptha, d. 1838, June 26, a. 68-5-2.
124. Sherman, Betsey, w. of Hiram, d. 1868, 12th mo., 3, a. 70-6-13.
125. Sherman, Eli Sabin s. of Hiram & Betsey, d. 1834, July 9, a. 7-1-27.
126. Sherman, Hiram, d. 1875, 3d mo., 11, a. 77-2-20.
127. Sherman, John, d. 1866, Dec. 2, a 82-6-16.
128. Sherman, Lydia A., d. 1886, 6th mo., 13, a. 87 y. 13 d.
129. Sherman, Mary Briggs, w. of John, d. 1863, Oct. 27, a. 81-9-11.
130. Slocum, Elizabeth W. Hiller, w. of Thomas J., b. 1809, Aug. 31, d. 1890, Aug. 24.
131. Somers, Daniel, s. of Daniel & Deborah, d. 1820, Apr. 6, a. 3-7-4.
132. Somers, Deborah, w. of Daniel, d. 1823, Oct. 20, a. 40-7-1.
133. Spaulding, Mary F., w. of William, d. 1878, 9th mo.,4, a. 25 y.
134. Spaulding, William, d. 1911, 2d mo., 22, in 64th y.
135. Stevens, William, d. 1844, Jan. 1, a. 52-2-15.
136. Stevens, Phebe T. Osborn, w. of Senega H., b. 1857, 6th mo., 10, d. 1902, 4th mo., 26.
137. Straight, Abigail, d. 1877, 10th mo., 15, a. 84 y.
138. Straight, Henry A., d. 1876, 11th mo., 11, a. 83 y.
139. Sweet, Dorcas, mother of Sarah Ferriss, & dau. of Thomas & Alice Casey of Rhode Island, d. 1835, Nov., a. 86 y.
140. Titus, Phebe, b. 1792, 1st mo., 28, d. 1861, 2d mo., 3.
141. Travis, Abbie A. Hoag, w. of Gideon B., b. 1873, June 23, d. 1906, Feb. 7.
142. Utley, Sarah, w. of Edwin E., & dau. of Seth & Ann, (Aldrich?), d. 1856, June 21, a. 31-4-7.
143. Varney, John, d. 1841, 5th mo., 31, a. 71 y. 6 m.
144. Wanzer, Anna M. Akin, w. of D. E., d. 1874, Sep. 26, a. 30-3-9.
145. Wanzer, Daniel, s. of Daniel & Hannah, d. 1872, Sep. 9, a. 34-10-10.
146. Wanzer, Hannah, w. of Daniel, d. 1847, 9th mo., 8, a. 49-11-12.
147. Wh(iley), Phebe Sherman, w. of Demmon, d. 1882, Oct. 10, a. 66-10-10.
148. Whi(iley), Sherman, s. of Demmon & Phebe, d. 1864, Mar. 31, a. 16-8-15.
149. Willis, Mary F., b. 1857, May 30, d. 1910, Nov. 16.
150. Wing, Abraham, d. 1846, 7th mo., 23, a. 71-9-27.
151. Wing, Charles, d. 1876, 8th mo., 12, a. 68-4-6.
152. Wing, Daniel, s. of Abraham & Ruth, b. 1809, 9th mo., 25, d. 1900, 1st mo., 18.
153. Wing, David, (I.? J.?), d. 1888, 11th mo., 27, a. 77-8-5.
154. Wing, Elihu, d. 1884, 9th mo., 21, a. 78-1-1.
155. Wing, Elihu S., d. 1889, 4th mo., 14, a. 45 y.
156. Wing, Eliza H., w. of Charles, d. 1884, 2d mo., 22, a. 73 y. 2d.
157. Wing, Mary (I.? J.?), w. of Daniel (I.? J.?), d. 1893, 9th mo., 25, a. 69-3-18.
158. Wing Ruth, d. 1870, 11th mo., 14, a. 88-4-10.
159. Historical Monument, inscribed:

"Near this spot once lived Mehitable Wing, and Heroine of Quaker Hill. She was the Daughter of Jedediah Wing and the wife of William Pendergast, leader of the Land Rebellion of 1767 in Dutchess County. Mehitable, through heroic efforts, obtained a pardon from King George for her husband, after he had been condemned to death for treason."
"This Tribute to her Love, Courage and Devotion is erected by the women of the Wing Family of America."

*Entry #95 is incorrect in Poucher and should read: Merritt, Mary Dingee (Dingey), w. of Nehemiah, Sr.


Typed and submitted by: Liz DuBois

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