The Wood Cemetery
The Wood cemetery is actually two burial plots.
It also illustrates a problem which occurs now and then in a family history where the burial is one place and an inscription in another.
Located on Sumner Gill farm, on dirt road, from Pratts Hollow to Marquisse Corners, south of Oneida, Madison County, NY
, d.Nov 12, 1830, ae 78 yrs.
, wife of EIi, d. Oct.6, 1815, ae 64 yrs.
, relict of Eli, d. Apr 15,1841, ae 88 yrs.
- Sacred to the memory of three sisters,
(dau of Eli and Naomi Wood)
, d.July 14, 1834, ae 22 yrs.
, d. May 6, 1837, ae 21 yrs.
, d.Feb 5, 1839, ae 18 yrs.
One Tombstone, on road from Solsville to Madison, opposite Rainbow Lake, (south of Oneida, NY)
House, Eliphalet, d. Mch 12, 1804,ae 71 yrs.
House, Lucretia, his wife, d. Aug, 1802, ae 67 yrs.
House, Nancy, wife of Adin Howard, & dau of Elip. & Rebecca, b. Oct 6, 1787, d. 10 Oct 1808
House, Eliphalet, Jr, b. Mar 2, 1739, d. 8 Aug 1816.
House, Rebecca, his wife, b. 1760, d. 5 Jan 1843
(buried in the Village Cemetery.)
Copied by Mrs.Oliver Frost, Munnsville, NY, Skenandoah Chapter, Oneida, N.Y.
Mrs. Clinton R. Baker, Skenandoah Chapter, Oneida, N.Y.
Contributed by the late Douglas J. Ingalls
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