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Old School Baptist Church Cemetery
Eminence, Town of Jefferson, New York

Submitted by Roger Smith

latitude 42° 31' 15" N; longitude 74° 34' 69" W
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Cemetery located at Enid & Peraglia Roads, Town of Jefferson - Karen Cuccinello

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Old School Baptist Church Cemetery

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Listings on this page are not necessarily complete and may not represent all of the stones in this cemetery. Please send additional submissions and corrections to Doug Boyer

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Burnett, Rosetta, wife of Richard Decker, b. Sept. 22, 1799 d. Dec. 3, 1860

Barrett, Zadoc, d. Sept. 23, 1847 78 Y 2 M
         Nancy, wife of Zadoc Barrett, d. Jan. 3, 1872 87th Y
         Nancy A., daughter of Sch-------  and Eleanor d. Sept. 13, 1854 2Y 5M 6D
         Wilder, d. Sept. 18, 1865 8Y 7M 3D

Barger, Eliza, wife of S. B. Dyer, d. May 16, 1890 55 Y

Brown, Chester, son of James and Mary, d. Apr. 6, 1841 16Y 8M 12D
       William C., son of James and Mary, d. Apr. 13, 1841 5Y 24D

Banks, Joseph P., d. Mar. 28, 1850 23Y  11M  5D

Coon,  Dorcas, d. Jul. 20, 1860 12Y
       Peter H., d. Nov. 2, 1848 27Y 2M 10D

Carson, Anna, wife of David W. Jackson, d. Jun. 21, 1859 77Y 4M 3D

Crowe,     Sep. 28, 1831 ----  Dec. 25, 1907
       Polly Gallup, his wife, Jul. 30, 1839 ----  Feb. 4, 1908

Decker, Richard, d. Jan. 26, 1883 6M

Decker, Peter, d. May 9, 1852, 79Y 7M 3D
        Elizabeth, wife,  Aug. 2, 1843 69Y 2M 14D
        Sally  A., wife of Selar, d. Oct. 26, 1843 28Y 2M

                        "Ye living view as ye pass by,
                          As you are now so once was I.
                          As I am now soon you must be.
                          Prepare for death and follow me."

        Charles, their son, d. Sept. 10, 1843 10M 25D

Dyer, Mary, wife of James, d. Sept. 13, 1844, 85Y 8M
      Winthrop, d. May 13, 1857 77Y 21D

      Separate stones: Ralph  V. - Betsey - Phebe

      Calvin, b. Nov. 5, 1799 d. Apr. 26, 1885
      Betsey Sherwood, wife of Calvin, b. Jan. 15, 1803 d. Nov. 8, 1886
      Chester  B., d. Oct. 30, 1850 28th Y
      2 infant children of Calvin and Betsey d. May 1844
      Infant son of Calvin and Betsey d. Nov. 1841
      Infant daughter of Calvin and Betsey d. Jul. 1843
      Winthrop, 1837 --- 1912
      Mary J. Mayham, wife of Winthrop, b. 1843 ---
      Adaline, wife of Bedent B. Gallup, 1827 --- 1911
      Seymour, Jun. 10, 1833 --- Nov. 4, 1901
      Angelina Mayham, wife of Seymour, Sept. 28, 1833 --- Mar. 24, 1904
      Children of Seymour and Angelina Dyer, after Sidney L and Charles E., before Alice and Elizabeth C.
         Sidney L. 1864 --- 1867
         Charles H.  d. Jan. 6, 1877 20Y 9M 1D
         Alice E. 1854 --- 1859
         Elizabeth C. 1858 --- 1861

Dyer, Frank Everett, b. Dec. 2, 1864 ----
      Hattie Van Dusen,   wife,  Jul. 13,  1869  ---  Apr. 8, 1907
      Nellie  V., daughter of Frank and Hattied, Nov. 11, 1897 --- Feb. 18, 1898
      Effie Jumpwife, b. May 26,1869 ---

Dyer Mounument

      Winthrop, Aug. 20, 1808 --- Mar. 9, 1885
      Perlina (Milk) wife, Jan. 10, 1808 --- Jun. 3, 1887
      Calvin, b. Apr. 15, ----- d. Jan. 16, 1893
    West side:
      Lewis W., Feb.  9, 1848 --- Dec. 30, 1926
      Carrie A.,  wife, Jul. 1, 1852 --- May 19, 1874
      Emma  J., wife, Jul. 15, 1855 --- Dec. 8, 1927
    South side:
      Permilla, wife of Alfred A. A. Wood, Jun. 27, 1831
      Phebe Millias, Mar. 22, 1837 --- Jul. 17, 1873
      Ralph  V., Jun. 29, 1831 --- Oct. 12, 1852
      Betsey, Sept. 22, 1841 --- Sept.  10, 1862
      Polly, wife of David Stevens, 1835 --- 1908

S. B.
     Eliza Barger, wife, May 16, 1890 55Y
     Laverne, their son, Dec. 13, 1865 6M

Felter, Abram, d. Jun. 4, 1858 54Y 11M 15D
        Chas., d. Oct. 28, 1928 65Y 11M 7D
        Hattie E., 1856 --- 1928
        Catherine, Aug. 4, 1818 --- Jan. 28, 1892
        Harriet E., wife of Hiram B. Vaughn, Aug. 29, 1824 --- Feb. 22, 1902
        Elizabeth, wife of Matthew, d. May 25, 1842 54Y 7M 4D
        Catherine, wife of Abram,  d. Oct. 8, 1851 37Y 5M 5D
        John, son of Abram and Catharine, d. Sept. 12, 1851 5Y 1D

Goodenough, Addison H., son of Benjamin & --------- M., d. Mar. 18, 1858 19 Y  2 M  9 D

Greenwood, Lucy, d. Feb. 8, 1840, 46 Y  7 M  12 D, wife of Levi Mann, Jr.

Gallup, Nathan, May 1791 --- Jul. 24, 1865
        Pamela, wife of Nathan, Jan. 16, 1797 --- Dec. 13, 1880
        John B., Oct. 24, 1829 --- Jan. 17, 1900
        Polly E. Dyer, wife, Mar. 28, 1831 --- May 21, 1893
        Carrie E., Jul. 3, 1856 --- Jun. 16, 1857, Child of John and Polly
        Monroe, Oct.  9, 1852 --- Oct. 20, 1860 Child of John and Polly
        Clara J., Jan. 19, 1858 --- Oct. 19, 1860 Child of John and Polly
        Morgia, Jun. 27, 1869 --- Aug. 29, 1880 Child of John and Polly
        George, 1861 --- 1906
        Ray  M., Jan. 20, 1886 --- Mar. 12, 1894, son of George and L. A.
        Bedent B., 1827 --- 1908
        Adaline Dyer, wife, 1827 --- 1911
        Eldean, daughter of Bedent and Adalina Gallup, d. Jan. 11, 1854 1Y 1M 20D
        Samuel  B., d. Jan. 19, 1859 37Y 2M 19D
        Jas.  R., d. Sept. 14, 1854, 10Y 1M 14D, Son of S. B. & Orline
        Polly, Jul. 30, 1839 --- Feb. 4, 1908, wife of David Crowe
        Cora  B., 1862 ---
        Minnie R. Dibble Gallup, 1871 --- 1911

Monument
North Side

Hix, Chase, July 25, 1757 --- Dec. 16, 1831
     Olive  Mitchall, his wife, Oct. 6, 1762 --- Dec. 13, 1807
          Served in Capt. Loren Peck’s Co. Jan. 19 to March 19, 1776.  
Enlisted by Lieut. William Lawress inChristopher Smith’s regiment Apr. 6, 1777. Served in Capt. Thos. 
Allen’s Co. in Col. Archibald Crary’s Regt. From Feb. 1 to Mar. 16, 1778.

West Side

      Eber M., d. Dec. 11, 1877 84Y 10M 19D
      Betsey White, wife, Aug. 10, 1794 --- Aug. 25, 1872
        Cor. 15th  Chap. & 44 Verse

          " It is sown a natural body, it is raised a spiritual body.  Our father is gone and we still remain.  Our
             loss is his eternal gain.  He’s gone from sorrow, pain and woe, the lot of mortals here below."

      Betsey, their daughter, Nov. 12, 1837 --- Mar. 19, 1873

East Side

      Emeline, Dec. 28, 1827 ---  ul. 15, 1912
      Eber, May 9, 1833 --- Jan. 10, 1818
      Catherine H. Moak, wife, Sept. 30, 1840 --- Mar. 22, 1874

South Side

      Children of E. & C. H. Hix
      Irvin Amenzo, May 11, 1861 --- Jul. 28, 1865
      Lillian Belle, Jun. 17, 1863 --- Jul. 3, 1866
      Loren H., Apr. 9, 1867 --- Feb. 9, 1868
      Son of E. & E. Hix
      Irvin A. Aug. 9, 1875 --- Aug. 10, 1889

One Stone
East Side

Hix, Flora, 1886 --- 1886
     Polly, 1890 --- 1892
     Bessie  L., 1895 ---

West  Side

Hix, L. Eugene, 1853 --- 1911
     Louise M. Kenyon, his wife, 1853 ---


Hix, Bernard, d. 1868
     Debora, wife of
     Eliza, wife of David C., d. Mar. 9, 1864 24Y 9M 27D
     David C., son of David C. and Eliza, d. Apr. 11, 1864, 6Y
     Polly, wife of David C., d. Dec. 11, 1858, 22Y 6M 5Y
     Polly A., daughter of David C. and Polly, d. Aug. 9, 1859 1Y 4M 21D
     Eliza M., daughter of David C. and Rhoda, d. Mar. 1, 1869

Ham, Jeremiah P., d. Oct. 5, 1860, 67Y 6M 17D
     Hellen, wife, d. Sept. 18, 1853, 58Y 8M 24D

Haner, Christopher P. d. Nov. 10, 1838 54Y 8M 8D
       Mary, wife, d. Mar. 22, 1842, 53Y 7M 27D
       Mary A., daughter of Christopher and Mary, d. Oct. 1, 1848 21Y 9M 28D

Hayner, Electa A., d. May 25, 1862 38Y

Hannay, Hanah Elizabeth, wife of David S. Palmer, Feb. 22, 1843 --- Jan. 30, 1888

Henness, Looman W., son of Jacob and Ursula, Feb. 10, 17   d.

Jackson, David W., husband of Anna Carson

Jump, Effie, May 28, 1869 --- wife of Frank E. Dyer

Kenyon, Maxson, Jul. 1, 1826 --- Mar. 30, 1914
        Jane E. Sherman, wife, Jul. 19, 1886 57Y 11M 18D
        James  N., Apr. 12, 1874, 15Y 6M son of Maxson and Jane (?) Ann E. Kipp
        Mary  F., Jul. 17, 1857 --- Jul. 5, 1893

Kenyon, Louise M., 1853 ---, wife of L. Eugene Hix

Kling, Rev. Arthur M., 1863 --- 1918, Member of N.Y. M. E. Conference

Lewis, Ann, Sept. 10, 1830 --- Feb. 18, 1893, wife of Henry Voorhees

Mann, Levi, Jr., husband of Lucy Greenwood
          Infant son of D. G. and E. A.

Mattice, Emmons, son of George and Delissa, do. Feb. 9, 1854, 2Y 18D

Mayhem, Mary J., 1843, wife of Winthrop Dyer, 1837 --- 1912
        Angeline, Sept.  28, 1833 --- Mar. 24, 1904, wife of Seymour Dyer

Mead, Eli, Dec. 16, 1836 --- May 2, 1901
      Hannah  M., wife Aug. 23, 1841 --- Jan. 22, 1922

Millias, Phebe, Mar. 22, 1837 --- Jul. 17, 1873

Mitchell, Olive, Oct. 6, 1762 --- Dec. 13, 1807, wife of Chase Hix

Moak, Catharine H., Sept. 30, 1840 --- Mar. 22, 1874, wife of Eber Hix

More, Daniel E., d. Apr. 4, 1848 30Y 8M 25D
      Jemima Malinda, wife, d. Nov. 23, 1843, 22Y 8M 20D
      Infant son of Daniel E. and Jemima
      Christian, d. Jan. 23, 1864, 81Y 9M 27D
      Jacob A., d. Apr. 18, 1856, 36Y 11M 12D
      Melora J., wife, Feb. 24, 1862 42Y 5D
      Francolia, daughter of Jacob A. and Melora J., d. Jul. 11, 1855 2M 24D
      Daniel C., son of Jacob A. and Melora J., d. Mar. 27, 1854 9M 27D
      Hannah, wife of Christian, d. Apr. 2, 1857, 65Y 11M 20D
                 "Meet  me  in  heaven"
      David S., Sept. 6, 1859 43Y 9M 17D
                   "Three brothers sleep here side by side
                     Cut down in youthful bloom
                     Their spirits rest among the blest
                      For Jesus called them home."
      Robert W., Jun. 15, 1812 --- Feb. 2, 1887
      Salina, wife of Harmon, d. Feb. 2, 1874 52Y 6M 9D
      Polly E. Ward, wife of Robert W., Apr. 7, 1822 --- Sept. 26, 1893
      R.  Ellen More Silliman, Mar. 26, 1842 --- Sept. 6, 1901

Nicholas, Anna M., wife of T. S., d. Jan. 20, 1892, 38Y 5M

Palmer, David  S., Aug. 21, 1838 --- Jul. 15, 1904
        Hanah Elizabeth Hannay, wife, Feb. 22, 1843 --- Jan. 30, 1888

Pickett, Sophia, d. Nov. 29, 1850 40th Y
         Nathan, son of Jeremiah and Sophia, d. Mar. 24, 1849 14Y 4M 5D
         Obadiah, son of Jeremiah and Sophia, d. Mar. 25, 1837 5Y 11M 25D
         Orrin, son of Jeremiah and Sophia, d. Mar. 20, 1837, 2Y

Proper, Warren W. 1846 ---
        Rachel M. Vaughn, wife, 1848 --- 1919

Ruland, E. Dowane, d. Mar. 15, 1863 3Y 4M 15D son of Orrin & Charmena

Salisbury, Experience, d. Apr. 1, 1825 66Y 11M 21D
           Henry, d. May 11, 1864, 1M 4D

Shaver, Alice, 1866 --- , wife of Rev. Arthur M. Kling

Sherwood, Betsey, Jan. 15, 1803 --- Nov. 8, 1886
          Seymour, d. Dec. 3, 1853 78Y 1M
          Elizabeth, d. Sept. 19, 1864 81Y 5M 4D

Sherman, Jane E., wife of Maxson Kenyon d. Jul. 19, 1886 57Y 11M 11D

Silliman, H. Ellen More, Mar. 26, 1842 --- Sept. 6, 1901

Starkins, Homer, 1851 --- 1910
          Phebe, 1843 --- 1819 (sic) [perhaps  1891]

Stevens, David, 1833 --- 1914
         Polly Dyer, wife, 1835 --- 1908

Snyder, Julia  A., May 17, 1813 --- Sept. 25, 1909

Vaughn, Heman, Sept. 9, 1818 --- Jul. 15, 1882
        Abigal, wife of Heman, Jul. 31, 1823 --- Aug. 27, 1909
        Heman H., Jun. 30, 1842 --- Sept. 23, 1863 Child of Heman and Abigal
        Julia Ann, Mar. 16, 1844 --- May 23, 1860, Child of Heman and Abigal
        Hiram B., Jul. 1, 1820 --- Jun. 3, 1887
        Harriet E. Felter, wife, Aug. 29, 1824 --- Feb. 22, 1902
        Hiram  E., Jun. 24, 1876 --- Dec. 6, 1898
        Rachel M., 1840 --- 1919, wife of Warren W. Proper
        Charlie, d. Sept. 12, 1868, 7M 20D
        Charles H., May 26, 1875 --- Jun. 21, 1881, son of J.W. & H.A.
        Edith, Jun. 13, 1888 --- Jul. 27, 1888
        Ella, d. Sept. 6, 1863 2Y 6M 12D, daughter of Sylvester and Harriet
                                   "Gone Home"
        Infant son of Sylvester and Harriet, 9D   "Asleep in Jesus"
        Debora, wife of Samuel C. Vaughn

Van Dusen, Hattie, Jul. 13, 1869 --- Apr. 8, 1907, wife of Frank E. Dyer

Voorhees, Henry, Apr. 20, 1830 --- Mar. 12, 1893
          Ann Lewis, wife, Sept. 10, 1830 --- Feb. 18, 1893
          Carrie E., Jan. 27, 1865 --- Feb. 19, 1888

Ward, Polly E., Apr. 7, 1822 --- Sept. 26, 1893, wife of Robert W. More

Wiltsie, Wm., d.. Feb. 27, 1886 87Y 4M 27D
         Malinda, d. Aug. 23, 1868, 67Y 6M 21D, wife of William

White, Alfred  S., Mar. 7, 1909 --- Sept. 29, 1892
       Julia  A. Snyder, wife, May 17, 1813 --- Sept. 25, 1909
       Susie, Apr.  9, 1873 14Y 3M 6D daughter of Geo. C. & Mary N.
                 "Stainless,  God took the flower he gave."
       Benjamin, d. Jun. 17, 1839 67Y 11M 23D
       Roxanna, wife, d. Aug. 4, 1859, 83Y 7D
              2  field stones beside them
       Albert R., D. Apr. 15, 1875, 64Y 11M 13D (R. or S?)
       Eugene S., d. Oct. 12, 1856 8Y 5M 9D son of A.S. & Julia
       Almira, d. Sept. 16, 1856, 10Y 6M 11D daughter of A.S. & Julia A. White
       Hamilton A., d. Dec. 16, 1850, 7M 25D son of A. S. & Julia A. White
       Betsey, Aug. 10, 1794 --- Aug. 25, 1872, wife of Eber M. Hix
       Betsey, their daughter, Nov. 19, 1837 --- Mar. 19, 1873
       Emeline, Dec. 28, 1827 --- Jul. 15, 1912

Terk, Thomas, Oct. 16, 1802 --- Oct. 12, 1890
      Willie, wife, Nov. 26, 1807 --- Feb. 28, 1871

(From Star Note Book 12 L and Bouton Note Book 1934, p. 145)

Additional Tombstone Inscriptions, 1937

Reread at Old School Baptist Church:

White, Benjamin, d. Jun. 17, 1839, ag. 67Y 11M 23D (b. Jun. 24, 1771)
       Roxana, wife of Benj. White, d. Aug. 4, 1859, ag. 83Y 7D


North of Old School Baptist Chruch on Peraglia Road. This cemetery only has these two burials.
It is located in the middle of a hay field on what was their farm.

Milk, Benjamin, d. Jun. 5, 1875 75Y 7M 25D (b. Oct. 10, 1780)  and 
      Mary, wife of Benj. Milk, d. Jul. 13, 1844, ag. 62Y  and 

West of the road in the valley north of the Old School Baptist Church:

Brown, Nathaniel, d. Nov. 7, 1831, ag. 57Y 6M 9D It is said that he had asked to be buried where
               his grave would look toward the Westkill Valley)

burials submitted by Teena (Mayham) Schroeder
Name	                Birth date	    Death date

Baird, Pamelia	         Jan 16, 1797     Dec 13, 1880
Dibble, Minnie R.	         1871             1911
Dyer, Adaline	         Apr 14, 1827     Jan 27, 1911
Dyer, Alice Eldeen       Nov 21, 1859     Sep 02, 1861
Dyer, Calvin             Nov 05, 1799     Apr 26, 1885
Dyer, Calvin             Apr 15, 1838     Jan 16, 1893
Dyer, Charles E.         Apr 05, 1856     Jan 06, 1877
Dyer, Chester B.         Jun 25, 1822     Oct 30, 1850
Dyer, Elizabeth C.       Feb 28, 1858     Apr 09, 1861
Dyer, Frank Everett      Dec 02, 1863     Sep 26, 1941
Dyer, Lewis W.           Feb 09, 1848     Dec 27, 1926
Dyer, Nellie V.          Nov 11, 1897     Feb 18, 1898
Dyer, Permilla           Jun 27, 1831     Apr 09, 1895
Dyer, Phebe              Mar 27, 1837     Jul 17, 1873
Dyer, Polly E.           Mar 28, 1831     May 21, 1893
Dyer, Polly S.           Jan 24, 1835     Sep 04, 1908
Dyer, Ralph V.           Jun 29, 1840     Oct 12, 1862
Dyer, Seymour            Jun 05, 1835     Nov 04, 1901
Dyer, Sidney F.          Aug 20, 1864     Aug 17, 1867
Dyer, Winthrop           Apr 27, 1779     May 13, 1857
Dyer, Winthrop           Aug 20, 1808     Mar 09, 1885
Dyer, Winthrop           Aug 04, 1837     Mar 13, 1912
Gallup, Abigail Ruland	 Jul 31, 1823     Aug 27, 1909
Gallup, Bedent Baird     Apr 02, 1827     Jul 28, 1908
Gallup, Burton           Apr 26, 1869             1960
Gallup, Carrie E.        Jul 02, 1856     Jan 16, 1857
Gallup, Clara J.         Jan 19, 1858     Oct 19, 1860
Gallup, Cora B.                  1862          Unknown
Gallup, Eldean           Nov 22, 1852     Jan 11, 1854
Gallup, George           Mar 03, 1861     Dec 07, 1906
Gallup, James R.         Jul 31, 1844     Sep 14, 1854
Gallup, John Baird       Oct 24, 1829     Jan 17, 1900
Gallup, Monroe           Oct 09, 1852     Oct 20, 1860
Gallup, Morgia           Jun 27, 1869     Aug 29, 1888
Gallup, Nathan           May 17, 1791     Jul 24, 1865
Gallup, Ray M.           Jan 20, 1886     Mar 12, 1894
Gallup, Roscoe W.        Jun 27, 1864     Sep 12, 1941
Gallup, Samuel B.        Oct 31, 1821     Jan 19, 1859
Jump, Effie M.           May 26, 1869     May 05, 1939
Kenyon, Carrie           Jul 01, 1852     May 19, 1874
Kenyon, Emma J.          Jul 15, 1855     Dec 08, 1927
Kling, Arthur M., Rev.   Oct 19, 1863     Aug 07, 1918
Marcy, Mary              Jan 19, 1760     Oct 13, 1844
Mayham, Angeline         Sep 29, 1833     Mar 24, 1904
Mayham, Mary Jane        Feb 14, 1843     Feb 02, 1930
Milk, Perlina            Jan 10, 1808     Jun 03, 1887
Pickett, Nathan          Nov 19, 1834     Mar 27, 1849
Pickett, Obadiah         Apr 01, 1832     Mar 25, 1837
Pickett, Orrin                   1835     Mar 20, 1837
Ruland, E. Dowane        Oct 28, 1859     Mar 15, 1863
Ruland, Sophia               Nov 1802     Nov 29, 1850
Shaver, Alice                    1866             1915
Sherwood, Elizabeth      Jan 15, 1803     Nov 08, 1886
Stevens, David                   1833             1914
Van Deusen, Harriet      Jul 13, 1869     Apr 08, 1907
Vaughn, Ella             Feb 25, 1861     Sep 06, 1863
Vaughn, Heman            Sep 09, 1818     Jul 15, 1882
Vaughn, Heman H.         Jun 30, 1842     Sep 23, 1863
Vaughn, Infant                Unknown          Unknown
Vaughn, Julia Ann        Mar 16, 1844     May 23, 1860

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