Smith/Powell Family Cemetery

This cemetery is located on the east side of the Medway-Earlton Rd, just south of the intersection of Paradise Hill Rd., in the Town of New Baltimore. It is situated on what was known as the ‘Big Ike’ ( Isaac) Smith farm. It is surrounded by a stone wall with an iron gate and is in very good condition. 

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Transcribed by Sylvia Hasenkopf, April 15, 2003. Additional notes in blue were located in the DAR publication listed below, but were not found on the individual stones.

New York State Regent
Prepared by Hannah W. Whittle for ON-TI-ORA Chapter
Presented to the New York State Library, Albany, NY 1988, Volume 580


 

  1. In memory of Rachel Ann, w/o Claudius R. Delamatter, d. January 21, 1831, aged 30y3m9d (b. October 12, 1800, d/o Thomas E. and Catherine O'Blenis Powell)
  2. John Henry, s/o Alfred and Loretta Powell, d. February 16, 1872, aged 19y1m16d (b. January 1, 1853)
  3. Loretta Allen, w/o Alfred Powell, d. March 12, 1876, aged 65y27d b. February 16, 1811)
  4. Alfred Powell, d. March 10, 1877, aged 65y3m9d (b. December 1, 1811, s/o Thomas and Catherine O'B Powell)
  5. Fieldstone
  6. Rebecca A. Rudell, w/o William Powell, d. October 2, 1878, aged 67y7m12d (b. February 20, 1811)
  7. Wm. Powell, d. September 6, 1862, aged 59y3m1d (b. June 5, 1803, s/o Thomas E. and Catharine O'B Powell)
  8. Israel, s/o Elisha and Rachel (Ham) Powell, d. August 16, 1858, aged 73y
  9. Mary Elizabeth Powell, d/o Oliver and Deborah Powell, d. April 25, 1896, aged 60y4m
  10. Isaac Smith, b. 1820, in Rensselaerville, NY, d. November 19, 1901, Jacob and Mary Height Smith
    Deborah
    Ann Powell, his wife, b. March 20, 1819 (1820 on stone), d. February 20, 1902, d/o Oliver and Deborah Rundell Powell
  11. Herbert F. Smith, b. 1883, d. 1954
    Ethel E., b. 1890, d. 1976
  12. Joe W. Martin, Cpl US Army WW1, b. 1893, d. 1980
  13. Benjamin Hilton, d. September 11, 1861, aged 33y
    Jane Powell, his wife, no dates b. 1827, d/o Oliver and Deborah Rundell Powell, m. 2nd to George Todd
  14. Deborah Rundle, mother, w/o Oliver Powell, d. August 5, 1886, aged 91y9d, July 27, 1795 
  15. Oliver Powell, father, d. December 6, 1866, aged 72y2m, b. December 4, 1794
  16. Susan H., d/o Oliver and Deborah Powell, d. March 15, 1860, aged 36y
  17. Perline Powell, my mother, w/o Marcis Daboll, d. April 9, 1855, aged 37y, d/o Oliver and Deborah Rundell Powell
  18. Catharine O'Blenis, w/o Thomas E. Powell, b. December 9, 1768, d. May 22, 1847, aged 78y5m13d
  19. Thomas E. Powell, b. July 22, 1768, d. June 21, 1857, aged 89y, s/o Elisha and Rachel Ham Powell
  20. Elisha Powell Jr., b. July 12, 1777, d. November 15, 1847, aged 70y4m3d, s/o Elisha and Rachel Ham Powell
  21. Rachel Carman, w/o Elisha Powell Jr., b. December 22, 1782, d. November 23, 1832, aged 49y11m1d
  22. Rachel Ham, w/o Elisha Powell, b. August 9, 1749, d. August 27, 1825, aged 76y
  23. Elisha Powell, b. December 20, 1737, d. February 22, 1825, aged 87y, s/o Thomas and Abigail Hallock Powell
  24. Egbert, s/o Samuel H. and Jane S. Powell, b. May 27, 1823, d. October 18, 1825, aged 2y4m21d
  25. In Memory of Elisha Hallock, d. March 19, 1827, aged 3y
  26. Guly Elma Mariah Hallock, b. March 23, 1827, d. March 15, 1828, aged 11m20d, child of Matthew and Ann Hallock
  27. In Memory of Ann Hallock, w/o Matthew Hallock, d. April 14, 1828, aged 26y
  28. Fieldstone
  29. Thomas Hallock, d. April 23, 1841, aged 78y, s/o Joseph Zebelon Hallock
  30. Rhoda, w/o Thomas Hallock, d. December 30, 1851, aged 86y
  31. Fieldstone
  32. Matthew Hallock, b. July 10, 1801, d. September 6, 1865, aged 64y1m27d, s/o Thomas and Rhoda P. Hallock
  33. Catherine O'Blenis Hallock, b. August 28, 1802, d. May 27, 1877, aged 75y8m29d 
  34. Susan M. Wood, mother, w/o Daniel B. Hallock, b. July 27, 1835, d. July 8, 1897, aged 62y
  35. Sarah, d/o Elisha and Mary E. Powell, d. January 25, 1865, aged 11m22d 
  36. Sarah, w/o John E. Powell, b. September 8, 1782, d. August 25, 1857, aged 74y11,17d, d/o Rev. War Soldier Elisha Smith and wife Rachel Hughson
  37. Fieldstone
  38. Henry H. Powell, b. March 2, 1823, d. August 18, 1855, aged 32y5m16d, child of John E. and Sarah Smith Powell
  39. In Memory of Caroline, d/o John E. and Sarah Powell, d. June 8(?), 1829, aged 13(?)y3m26d 
  40. Sally, d/o William and Sally Righter, d. February 14, 1826, aged 14y10m14d
  41. In Memory of Sally, w/o William Righter, d. March 3, 1833, aged 66y
  42. 7 fieldstones

Additional notes from the DAR inscription. No tombstones for these individuals found in 2003:

  1. Harry Rundell, no dates
  2. Henry Powell, b. 1826, d. 1826
    Oliver Powell, b. 1834, d. 1834
    Francis Powell, b. 1833, d.  1833
    Children of Oliver & Deborah R. Powell
  3. Samuel H. Powell, b. Oct.12, 1787, d.  July 21, 1866, s/o Elisha & Rachel Ham Powell
    Jane Smith, his wife, b. Oct. 23, 1794, d. Mar. 12, 1882
    *note made by recorder---- When these records were first copied these graves were located at this cemetery, when re-checked, they had been removed to Stanton Hill Cemetery, two other bodies were put in these graves but no markers.
  4. Henry Powell, Dec. 16, 1789 Died Young, Son of Elisha & Rachel Ham Powell
  5. Matthew Hallock ????
  6. Peter Hallock No Dates
    his wife No Dates
  7. Joseph Zebelon Hallock, b. 1720 d. Apr. 23, 1811, s/o Peter Hallock, B. Dutchess Co.
  8. Daniel B. Hallock, b. Jan. 25, 1833 d. July 16, 1914, s/o Matthew Hallock
  9. John E. Powell, b. Oct. 22, 1781, d. Mar. 3, 1873, s/o Elisha & Rachel Ham Powell

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