Interments in the POUGHQUAQ VAN DER BURGH GROUND



"Old Gravestones of Dutchess County, New York" by J. W. Poucher published in 1924, page 8.


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: Family ground.
LOCATION: On the farm of Frank Adriance, north of the village of Poughquag.
CONDITION: Fair; surrounded by a stone wall.
INSCRIPTIONS: 21 in number. Copied August 21, 1914, by J. W. Poucher, M. D.
REMARKS: The Van Der Burgh family ground. Colonel James Van Der Burgh commanded a regiment of Dutchess County militia in the War of the Revolution and Washington's Diary mentions a visit to Colonel Van Der Burgh at the latter's house at Poughquag.

1. Brill, Anna, wid. of Peter, d. 1835, Oct. 1, a. 98-8-5.
2. Brill, James, s. of Peter & Anna, d. 1858, Dec. 21, a. 86 y.
3. Brill, Peter, d. 1812, May 1, a. 70 y.
4. (Brill? Beside the stone of James Brill is a broken stone, which was originally uniform with his, and now has only: "aged 36 years," Probably was that of his wife.)
5. Clark, George, d. 1823, Mar. 10, a. 77-5-25.
6. Clark, Jeremiah, d. 1814, Sep. 20, a. 62 y.
7. Hall, Isaac, d. 1801, Sep. 24, a. 34 y. 6 m
8. Haxtun, Almira, w. of Benjamin, d. 1827, July 29, a. 41-7-9.
9. Noxon, James, d. 1798, Mar. 13, a. 54-4-24.
10. Tibbits, Mary Eliza, dau. of Henry & Maria, d. 1839, Jan. 9, a. 7 y.
11. Tibbitts, Henry, d. 1832, May 15, a. 52-3-29.
12. Tibbitts, Zilpah, w. of Henry, d. 1822, Sep. 8, in 43d y.
13. Toffey, George, d. 1814, Sep. 9, a. 34 y
14. Van Derburgh, Bartholomew, d. 1796, Nov. 9, a. 39 y. 1 d.
15. Van Derburgh, Egbert, s. of James & Helena, d. 1811, Apr. 4, a. 34 y.
16. Van Derburgh, Gabriel Ludlow, d. 1859, Mar. 20, a. 85 y.
17. Van Derburgh, Helena, w. of Colonel James, d. 1820, Oct. 10, a. 71-2-20.
18. Van Derburgh, Colonel James, d. 1794, Apr. 4, in 65th y.
19. Van Derburgh, Margaret Akin, w. of Gabriel Ludlow, b. 1784, May 16, d. 1868, Mar. 20.
20. Van Derburgh, William, d. 1800, Apr. 29, in 32d
21. "The faithful servant, Deyan, Feb. 10, 1857, aged 100 years."

Copied by Charlotte Carey Dingee and transcribed by Liz DuBois

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