Lord Family Cemetery

This cemetery is in good condition. It is maintained by the family on whose property it resides. Located in East Jewett, Town of Jewett,  behind the home of the former Margaret O'Bryan and the Fire House.

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Transcribed by Britni and Sylvia Hasenkopf August 1, 2001


  1. Infant, s/o John and Ida West, d. January 15, 1891

  2. Minnie West Holdridge, b. 1869, d. 1911
    Martin Luther, b. 1861, d. 1943

  3. Dora Blanche, d/o M.L. and Minnie Holdridge, b. January 14, 1894, d. May 3, 1896

  4. Violet Whitaker, b. July 31, 1910, d. August 12, 1910

  5. Asa Lord, d. August 28, 1880, aged 48y

  6. Delilah E., d/o Asa and Elizabeth Lord, d. February 9, 1879, aged 15y10m11d

  7. Elizabeth P. Simpkins, w/o Asa Lord, d. April 27, 1903, aged 74y2m16d

  8. Virgil J. Edson. b. 1853, d. 1933
    Estella E. Lord, his wife, b. 1865, d. 1914
    Delilah Edson, b. 1887, d. 1887

  9. Andrew J. Lord, b. January 6, 1830, d. May 21, 1910, 20th Regiment, Co. H, NY Vol
    Mary C. Inman, b. February 13, 1834 (no death date)

  10. Ephraim Lord, b. March 26, 1834, d. May 18, 1914

  11. Irena France, w/o Ephraim Lord, b. January 26, 1837, d. December 24, 1900

  12. Ruth Haines, w/o Ephraim Lord, d. June 11, 1872, aged 65y2m17d

  13. Mary H. Rider, w/o George W. Lord, d. April 7, 1873, aged 27y
    Phoebe J. Sharp, w/o George W. Lord, d. March 11, 1900, aged 47y

  14. Children of Lewis and Esther Butts:
    Emma E., b. March 4, 1872 (no death date)
    Jennie O., b. February 4, 1880, (no death date)
    Ida M., b. November 10, 1888, d. February 28, 1893
    Roby E., b. April 1, 1881, d. April 18, 1884

  15. Thomas O'Bryan, b. 1811, d. 1880
    Angeline Lord, his wife, b. 1842, d. 1903
    Mattie (Martha) O'Bryan, b. 1871, d. 1875

  16. William S. O'Bryan, b. 1877, (no death date)
    Esther F. Merwin, his wife, b. 1881, d. 1911

  17. Daniel P. Simpkins, b. September 8, 1830, d. November 20, 1907
    Harriet L(ouise) Longyear, his wife, b. March 11, 1835, d. September 11, 1892

  18. Andrew J. Sharp, d. March 14, 1885, aged 71y8m10d, GAR, Co K 120th

  19. Jemime Secor, w/o Andrew J. Sharp, d. April 10, 1880, aged 63y11m

  20. Lester B. West, d. April 28, 1899, aged 64y
    Sarah A. Lord, his wife, d. February 23, 1914, aged 74y

  21. George A. Loucks, b. 1923, d. 1996, marriage September 1946
    Marian L, b. 1926, d. 1999

Additional burials in this cemetery from Margaret O'Bryan's notes: (Margaret O'Bryan was the former Town Historian for the Town of Jewett)

Celia West Osborn, d/o Lester and Sarah West, b. 1859, d. 1896
Laura West Woodruff, d/o Lester and Sarah West, b. 1872, d. 1909 (also infant)
Sarah Grace Osborn, granddaughter of Lester and Sarah West, d. May 1912
Melvin Wilson, son in law of Lester and Sarah West, b. 1862, d. 1902

Margaret Snyder, second wife of Daniel F. Simpkins, b. 1848, d. 1913

William S. O'Bryan born 1877, d. 1962 (buried in Pleasant Valley, Ashland)

George W. Lord, b. 1847, d. 1921
Mary H. Rider, first wife, d. April 7, 1873, aged 27y9m18d

Chauncey Lord, b. 1837, d. 1915
Mary Lane Lord, his wife, b. 1842, d. 1932

Violet Whitaker is the daughter of William and Mary Whitaker

Addie Lord McCoon, d/o Asa Lord, b. 1863, d. 1922

Miriam Edson, granddaughter of Virgil and Estella Edson, b. 1915, d. 1917

M.E.L., infant daughter of Henry and Lena Lockwood, d. September 2, 1894

Children of Fred and Rhoda Merwin:
Emma Rosalie Merwin, b. 1905, d. 1909
Leonard Velmar Merwin, d. 1908, aged 3m

Emily W. Simpkins, d/o George and Bette Simpkins, d. December 30, 1896, aged 3m

Ethel, infant of Luella West, d. April 30, 1882


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