Interments in the VAN KEUREN GROUND



"Old Gravestones of Dutchess County, New York" by J. W. Poucher published in 1924, page 233.


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


CLASSIFICATION: Family ground.
LOCATION: On the east side of the Barnegat road, near the junction with the Camelot road.
CONDITION: Ground rough and uneven and thick with vines and weeds; surrounded by a ruined stone wall.
INSCRIPTIONS: 14 in number. Copied May 11, 1911, by J. W. Poucher, M. D., and Miss Helen W. Reynolds.
REMARKS: Probably a Van Keuren ground. The Van Keurens were early settlers in this vicinity.

1. Ferris, Sarah, w. of Col. Reuben, dec., d 1821, Feb. 17, a. 82 y.
2. Godfrey, Eli(z)a Amelia, dau. of David & Betsev, d. 1843, Sep. 17, a. 6 m. 7d.
3. Losee, Edmun, d. 1832, Mar. 28, a. "about 30 y."
4. Losie, John Edward, s. of Edmond & Polly, d. 1846, Sep. 4, a. 19 y. 2 m.
5. Losee, Polly, d. 1841, Sep.23, a. "about 40 y."
6. Smith, Henry, d. 1815, Aug. 17, a. 28 y. 9 m.
7. Smith, Mary, w. of Henry, dec., d. 1821, Mar. 4, a 20 y. 7 m.
8. Smith, Rachel, w. of Jacob, d. 1845, Jan. 25, in 80th y.
9. Smith, Sarah, d. 1817, Oct. 27, a. 17 y. 5 m.
10. Van Keuren, Ann, d. 1840, Oct. 1, a. 21-8-19
11. Van Keuren, Elizabeth T., w. of James M., d. 1850, May 17, a. 69-7-0.
12. Van Keuren, James M., d. 1857, Jan. 8, a. 77-5-28.
13. Van Keuren, Matthew M., d. 1828, Sep. 27, a. 19-6-25.
14. Van Keuren, Richard T., d. 1828, Sep. 3, a. 22 y. 8 m.


Typed and submitted by: Liz DuBois

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