Martin Family 
Cemetery

From, Volume #2, Cemetery Records of Old Burying Grounds in the Town of Catskill 1946-1969. Recorded May 11, 1969 by Dorothy and Walter Smith. Retyped by Celeste MacCormack.


Martin burying ground of the Old Martin Farm on the Saugerties Road (Route 9W). Property now owned by Marquette Cement Co. Best way to it is to follow West Shore R. R. tracks south from Embought Road (Town 15) for just 1/2 mile, then east across open field to edge of woods, burying ground in the woods about 30 feet. Plot in very bad condition all grown up to brush and trees, most stones standing. Very grey from cement dust baked on from the weather.


William Martin born May 3, 1825 died Oct 14, 1899.

Elizabeth Kemp, wife of William Martin born May 25, 1830 died Feb. 29, 1860.

Sarah E. Scales, wife of William Martin born July 18, 1842 died March 23, 1885.

Frederick Martin born Nov. 10, 1769 died - aged 87 yrs.

Elizabeth Van Orden, wife of Frederick Martin born Dec. 8, 1784 died April 22, 1860.

George E. Martin born Nov. 24, 1889 died -aged 24 yrs.

George Scales died May 10, 1884 aged 77 yrs.

Rebecca Robinsen, wife of George Scales died Aug 8, 1880 aged 65 yrs.

Sophia Scales died Dec 7, 1865 aged 15 yrs, 10 mo, 23 days


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