Platte Clove Cemetery

Located in the Town of Hunter on Route 16 near the hamlet of Platte Clove. The cemetery is behind a large white house and barn on what is
known as the Griswald property.

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        Transcribed by Joan Rogan Brower in October 1989 and again in  September 1993


  1. Irvie May Mead, d/o H.? and Abraham Mead, d. November 18, 1867, aged 1y4m

  2. Ephriam Schoonmaker, Co. C, 56th N.Y. Infantry, no dates

  3. Emma A., d/o ? and Sally Hommel, d. April 8, 1868, aged 17y2m

  4. Margaret Hommel, w/o George Teetsel, d. July 8, 1883, aged 65y
    George H. Teetsel, d. October 19, 1896, aged 76y
    "For me to live is Christ, and to Die is Gain."
    4a: Silas Hommel, d. October 13, 1870, aged 55y

  5. Jacob Bunt, b. ?,?, 1816, d. July 1, 187?
    Jane M., his wife, b. ?,?, 1824, d. June 8, 1882
    Hurman E., their son, b. 1856, d. 1889
    (stone in poor condition - difficult to read)

  6. Irel H., s/o Hurman and Deborah Dibbell, d. November 6, 1862, aged 15y

  7. Joshua, s/o John and Margaret Youngs, d. September 14, 1869

  8. Maria G., d/o John and Anna C. (?) Yager, d. January 7, 1867, aged 8m4d

  9. Silas, s/o Abram and Marie Schoonmaker, d. December 3, 1854, aged 3y5m11d

  10. Martha J., d/o Sally C. Schoonmaker, d. June 4, 1860

  11. Mida, d/o John and Anna E. (?) Yager, d. July 25, 1867, aged 2m12d

  12. Abram, s/o Hugh and Sally Byrne, d. December 8, 1871, aged 2y8m10d

  13. Maria R., d/o Abram E. and Maria Schoonmaker, d. July 20, 1861, aged 4y3m5d

  14. Schoonmaker - broken, unreadable

  15. Joshua, s/o ? - broken, unreadable

  16. Hiram E. Dibbell, b. March 1, 1828, d. May 20, 1902
    Carolyn Hyser, his wife, b. March 13, 1838, d. January 26, 1877
    Franklin R. Dibbell, b. April 6, 1863, d. May 26, 1873
    Minnie L. Dibbell, b. February 25, 1869, d. June 21, 1879 (73?)


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