Soloman Overbaugh Family Cemetery

Located on Grove School Road, 1 and 1/2 miles north of 23A, on land of Helen Mower, in the Town of Catskill.


From, Volume #1, Cemetery Records of Old Burying Grounds in the Town of Catskill 1946-1962. This cemetery recorded in April 1962 by Dorothy and Walter Smith. Retyped by Celeste MacCormack.


Soloman Overbaugh born Sept 16, 1796 died March 10, 1875

Catharine Layman, wife of Soloman Overbaugh born Aug 25, 1796 died Oct 17, 1878.

Matthew D. Overbaugh 1824-1900
his wife Elizabeth Layman 1830 - 1906
Edward M. Overbaugh 1858 - 1905
(above all on one stone)

Nelson Overbaugh died April 2, 1863 aged 30 yrs. 11 mo.

The above stones in plot with small iron fence around it. Marker on fence U. S. Veteran, but donít know what grave.

Joseph Burr Buckman 1851 -1929
his wife Corinne L. Barbour 1860 - 1936
their children Joseph B. Buckman 1879-1909
Gregory S. Buckman 1895 - 1920
(these on one large stone just outside of plot)

Frank OíConnor died April 1962 about 64 yrs.


Postscript: Cemetery revisited in October 2000 by Celeste MacCormack. It was noted that the Overbaugh family headstones face the Catskill Mountains, west and the Buckman Family headstones face east. The Buckman family purchased the land in 1909. Two additional stones were noted in the plot:

Helen I. Buckman Mower, "Nell", b. October 28, 1887, d. July 28, 1976

Marguerite Cain Sutton, b. January 25, 1908, d. February 11, 1992


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