Sheldrake Cemetery
Ovid, Seneca County, New York


This listing was copied in 1959.
NOTES: 1. Last Names are not alphabetically, as some names and graves are on the same plot.
2. Information listed in brackets ( ) contains the best guess of what the stone says.
3. Other brackets ( ) indicate the condition of the stone or which plot the grave is on.
4. Dash lines ---------- indicate unreadable information  
Last Name First Name Born Died Additional Stone Markings and Comments
No Surname Father 1834 1901 (Behind Harris Stone)
No Surname Mother 1836 1919 (Behind Harris Stone)
No Surname Carrie 1885 1893 (Behind Harris Stone)
No Surname Martha 1852 1925 (Behind Harris Stone)
No Surname Charles 1858 (Behind Harris Stone); [1858 is thought to be the death year]
Akins D. Martin See Zelia E. Baker
Akins Frank 1888 1907 Son of R. C. & Mary Akins
Akins George H. Apr. 26, 1828 Mar. 16, 1895 Father
Akins Eliza M. May 7, 1828 Sep. 12, 1891 Wife of G. H. Akins
Akins R. C. May 16, 1852 Sep. 1, 1939
Akins Mary Oct. 31, 1859 Apr. 21, 1904 Wife of R. C. Akins
Ayres Henry A. 1874 1939
Ayres Ida Wilson 1872 His wife; [1872 is thought to be the death year]
Ayres Alanson F. 1834 1892
Ayres M. Louise Lyon 1844 1901 His wife.
Bachman Theodore May 5, 1840 Jan. 18, 1889 (On reverse, Jonathan B. Calvin, etc.)
Bachman Clara 1842 1899 His wife.
Baker Zelia E. 1891 1917 Mother
Baker D. Martin Akins 1835 1921
Bishop Nancy See Adolphus Goodman
Blew Anna M. Feb. 20, 1879 71 Yrs., 10 Mos., 14 Days; Wife of John S. Blew
Blew Bradner S. Mar. 13, 1876 38 Yrs.
Blew Ella See Frank Blew
Blew Elizabeth Sep. 25, 1856 20 Yrs., 28 Days; Wife of J. M. Blew
Blew Frank 1866 1949
Blew Ella. 1870 1940
Blew John Galbraith Sep. 4, 1845 Sep. 15, 1889
Blew George Sep. 12, 1863 18 Yrs. 6 Mos., 15 Days
Blew H. M. 1835 1900
Blew John S. Mar. 2, 1854 46 Yrs., 6 Mos., 15 Days
Blew Libbie Oct. 8, 1862 5 Mos., 21 Days; Daughter of J. M. and Kate Blew
Blew Mary Jan. 31, 1838 Sep. 2, 1892 Mother
Blew Mary E. Apr. 15, 1831 4 Years; Daughter of John and Ann Blew
Blew Maude J. 1898
Blew Harry G. 1890 1957
Blew Nancy Jul. 14, 1850 8 Mos., 17 Days; Daughter of John & Ann Blew
Blew Rebecca Jul. 14, 1851 81 Yrs., 11 Mos., 8 Days; Wife of Samuel Blew
Blew Samuel Apr. 22, 1848 73 Yrs., 1 Mo., 7 Days
Blew Samuel Jul. 3, 1863 23 Yrs., 4 Mos., 21 Days; Co. C, 126th Regt. NYSV; Killed at Gettysburg
Blew Sarah Mar. 21, 1833 29 Years
Blew Oscar D. Oct. 26, 1862 21 Yrs., 8 Mos., 23 Days; Co. C, 126th Regt. NYSV; Died at Camp Douglass, Ill.
Blew William M. 1847 1921
Blew Mina Van Liew-Blew 1850 1936
Blew Sally A. See wife of Lemuel Yarnall
Blew William M. See Oscar D.
Bloomer Carrie L. 1870 1946
Bloomer Dewitt B. 1868 1938
Blue Mary Jan. 14, 1842 89 Years; Wife of Michael Blue
Boyce Millicent See John Mickel
Boyer Ida M. 1861 1939
Boyer Garry H. 1875 1937
Boyer Rose F. 1877 1951
Boyer Will. Sep. 28, 1863 Jan. 11, 1902
Boyer William H. 1837 1910
Boyer Lucy Jane 1841 1915 His wife.
Boyer Will 1863 1902 Their son.
Boyer Hadley May 16, 1876 3 Yrs. 1 Mo., 26 Days; Son of William H. & Lucy J. Boyer
Brokaw Wilmer J. See Charles Horner
Brokaw Zilla See Charles Horner
Brown Esther A. Nov. 26, 1887 83 Yrs.; (With Palmers)
Bryant John K. Jun. 5, 1800 Mar. 28, 1878
Bryant Mary E. Feb. 7, 1822 Dec. 16, 1896 His wife.
Bryant Lina C. (No Dates)
Bryant John K. (No Dates)
Bryant Edward T. 1845 1918 Father
Bryant Fannie D. 1857 1930 Mother
Bryant J. Wilford 1881 1948 Son
Burlew Abraham 1831 1922
Burlew Catherine M. Sep. 20, 1825 Aug. 27, 1929
Burlew Mary See Mary Burlew White
Burlew James Jun. 29, 1806 Jan. 18, 1881 (Note: Will on file Waterloo)
Burlew Sophia Wood Dec. 6, 1808 Apr. 21, 1884 His wife.
Burlew J. Wood. 1890 1934
Burlew Wood E. Dec. 11, 1848 Apr. 28, 1891
Burlew Alice Jun. 1, 1851 Jun. 26, 1912 His wife.
Chambers Eliza A.
Chambers Florence 1839 1909
Chambers Harriet See Harriet L. Tibbets
Clawson George V. Jan. 1817
Clawson Anna M. Jun. 1820 His wife.
Clawson Lyman. Jul. 1843 May 1895
Coleman Charlie W. Dec. 16, 1861 Dec. 21, 1902
Coleman Harrison M. 1855 1911
Coleman Elizabeth S. White 1872 1955 Mother
Coleman Frances B. 1858 1945
Coleman Claude W. 1890 1921
Coleman James H. 1884 19--
Coleman Augusta K. 1880 1949
Coleman Nellis S. Feb. 23, 1860 Feb. 26, 1927
Coleman Theodore 1822 1893
Collum Helen M. See G. Henry
Collum Issiah Apr. 7, 1875 80 Yrs.; "We miss thee, a soldier of the War of 1812."
Collum Hannah Aged -- Wife of Issiah Collum.
Collum Mary Sep. 15,1873 19 Years; Daughter of Mathias & Mary Collum.
Compton baby Aug. 27, 1886
Compton Mary Jane (Down and broken)
Compton Charles E. Aug. 31, 1861 9 Yrs., 2 Days; Only son of John & Ann Compton.
Compton John Apr. 28, 1827 Aug. 1, 1899 Born in Maxey, Northamptonshire, England.
Compton Ann Jan. 20, 1833 Jun. 3, 1911 His wife.
Covert Catharine Jane Jun. 12, 1820 Oct. 5, 1863 Wife of Isaac M. Covert
Covert Isaac See David Lane
Covert Sarah Ann Mar. 23, 1891 84 Yrs., 6 Mos., 18 Days; Wife of Asel Covert.
Craft Alberta 1869 1902
Craven Loesa. 1840 1890
Craven Mary 1866 1887
Craven John 1833 1890
Craver Cora E. Apr. 24, 1859 11 Mos., 21 Days; (Dora?).& M. E. Craver
Craver M. E. See Cora E. Craver
Craver Sara L. 1850 1890
Craver William H. 1845 1917 (GAR marker)
Delong Cecil M. 1896
Delong Frank 1879 1949
Delong Steven M. Feb. 20, 1951 Apr. 22, 1951 Grandson
Dennis S. S. See Phineas Tillyer
Dennis Willie Jan. 31, 1872 3 Yrs., 10 Mos., 19 Days; Son of H. C. & Harriet S. Dennis.
Drinker Jennie Mae See Charles Horner
Dunlap Jennie E. Oct. 1862 11 Mos., 10 Days; Daughter of I. V. & G. Dunlap.
Dunlap     This surname can be made out in raised letters on a monument made by putting three boulders one on top of the other. Names & dates, mostly illegible, are scattered over the rocks. I.V.D.; Dunlap 1833; RMSC his wife 1920; Jennie E., 1862; Maude L. 1835-1900; 1864-1915; Amanda his wife 1852-19(03).
Dunwoody Gen. H.H.C. Oct. 23, 1842 Jan. 1, 1933 (Father); G.A.R. marker.
Dunwoody Clara Mills Dunwoody Aug. 7, 1851 Oct. 23, 1931 Mother
Dunwoody Col. Halsey Mar. 21, 1881 Sep. 2, 1952
Field Mary E. See David Lane
Finlan Elizabeth Royer See Harris
Galbraith John See Frank Blew
Glenn Jno. Co. H, 111th N.Y. Inf.; GAR marker.
Goodman Adolphus Dec. 5, 1842 Oct. 12, 1902  
Hunt Lewis Aug. 27, 1826 Jan. 11, 1905 [Listed with Goodman]
Hunt M. A. Mar. 11, 1822 Aug. 11, 1900 [Listed with Goodman]
Bishop Nancy Mar. 3, 1811 Dec. 12, 1896 [Listed with Goodman]
[Listed with Goodman] Frank J. Apr. 27, 1870 Nov. 12, 1887 Son of A. M. Goodman.
Graver Salomon Mar. 17, 1892 82 Years.
Graver Haleann Oct. 5, 1877 66 Years; His wife.
Graves Diana Tillyer May 22, 1894 86 Years; Wife of Henry Graves.
Graves Henry A. Jun. 5, 1802 Jan. 30, 1884
Graves Mary Steveson May 17, 1801 Aug. 17, 1844 His wife.
Gray Thomas A. 1912 1957
Griffen James Co. R., 10th N.Y. Inf.
Hall Ina A. See Arthur Quigley
Harris J. Scott 1833 1888
Harris Delia S. 1838 1911
Harris Charles T. 1864 1892
Harris Charles T. Jul. 3, 1863 23 Yrs., 7 Mos.; A member of the Reg. N.Y. Vol. Fell at the battle of Gettysburg; Interred in National Cemetery.
Harris John W. Jun. 4, 1805 Aug. 11, 1872
Harris Mary Ann Thomas Mar. 17, 1813 Oct. 15, 1890 His wife.
Harris M. B. 1867 1909 Mother
Harris James F. 1872 1908
Harris Elizabeth Boyer Finlan 1869 1919
Harris Louise H. Mitchell 1883 1920
Harris Missouri Dec. 7, 1856 Dec. 12, 1900 Daughter of John & Mary Harris.
Harris W. M. 27 Yrs., 1 Mo., 27 Days; Died June? Feb.? 23, 1845.
Henry Helen M. Jan. 3, 1876 36 Yrs.; Wife of G. Henry, Daughter of Issiah & Hannah Collum.
Hogarth Jane Apr. 17, 1802 41 Years; Wife of John Hogarth.
Hogarth John Nov. 25, 1817 59 Years.
Horner Charles Jun. 6, 1850 Aug. 24, 1900
Horner Zilla Brokaw Nov. 14, 1860 Feb. 5, 1910 His wife.
Horner Jennie Mae Drinker Nov. 1, 1878 Mar. 23, 1903
Horner Wilmer J. Brokaw Sep. 2, 1867 Jan. 22, 1908
Hunt Lewis
Hunt M. A. See Adolphus Goodman.
Jones NilesA. 1822 1897 Father
Jones Lucy B. Rockwell 1827 1894 His wife.
Konkle Mary A. 1835 1922
Lane David Feb. 24, 1844
Lane Mary E. Field Apr. 7, 1854 His wife.
Lane Charles T. Chittenden Lane Jun. 6, 1894 Jun. 3, 1896
Lane Isaac Covert Jun. 4, 1815 Nov. 2, 1873
Lane Sarah Vescelius Mar. 30, 1830 Aug. 27, 1901 His wife.
Lefler Christopher May 6, 1875
Lefler Amos D. Oct. 5, 1873 38 Yrs.; Son of Christopher & Phebe A. Lefler.
Lindienbaub Anna Mary Dec. 14, 1866 29 Yrs. 6 Mos.; Wife of George Lindienlaub
Lyon M. Louise See Ayres
Mackey Jack 1887 1958
Marshall Ellen E. See Catharine B. Wood
Mason Inam Dec. 13, 1871 2 Yrs., 8 Mos., 9 Days
Mason Ella A. Nov. 26, 1877 4 Yrs., 8 Mos., 26 Days; Children of Robert and Elisa J. Mason.
Mathews Margaret 1842 1930
Merrill Chas. Le Roy 1855 1940
Merrill Lillian B. 1855 1923
Merrill Melissa 1890 1890
Mickel Emily N. See John Moore
Mickel John Dec. 11, 1788 Apr. 17, 1877
Mickel Millicent Boyce Nov. 16, 1791 Jul. 14, 1864 His wife.
Mills Clara See Col. H. H. C. Dunwoody
Mitchell Louise H. See M. B. Harris
Moore Benjamin Oct. 13, 1786 Sep. 6, 1868
Moore John May 1, 1825 Apr. 30, 1910
Moore Emily N. Mickel Jun. 22, 1827 Apr. 28, 1906 His wife.
Morgan Anna 1861 1897
Morgan Helen 1834 1918
Morgan Jefferson 1829 1903
Munson Bertha L. 1889
Munson Darwin H. 1892
Neal Anna Oct. 23, 1871 81 Yrs., 4 Mos., 22 Days; Wife of John Neal
Neal John Nov. 5, 1869 83 Yrs., 4 Mos., 1 Day
Neal Henry Neal Mar. 5, 1836 22 Yrs., 6 Mos., 6 Days; Son of John and Anna.
Neal Effa Neal Apr. 9, 1849 39 Yrs., 5 Mos., 19 Days; Daughter of John and Anna.
Osborne D. Clinton 1881 1907
Osborne Hiram 1820 1867
Osborne Keziah 1821 1878 His wife.
[Osborne] Thomas 1858 1867 Their children.
[Osborne] Margaret 1858 1875 Their children.
Osburn Mary Jul. 1, 1835 10 Yrs., 2 Mos.; Daughter of Thomas and Ma[ry]
Osburn Thomas, Jr. --- 11, 1815 18 Yrs., 6 Mos., 15 Days; Son of Thomas and Mary
Palmer Daniel Jun. 2, 1814 23 Yrs., 1 Mo., 14 Days
Palmer Elethea Jan. 22, 1844 74 Years; Wife of Levi Palmer
Palmer Elethea A. Dec. 19, 1889 8 or [8?] Years
Palmer Hellen A. Jan. 29, 1890 4 or [4?] Years; Daughter of Horatio and Tamer Palmer
Palmer Josephine A. Jun. 13, 1854 5 Yrs., 9 Mos., 3 Days; Dau. of Horatio & Tamer Palmer.
Palmer Levi Oct. 22,1832 67 Yrs., 7 Mos.
Palmer Priscilla Dec. 17, 1798 Nov. 10, 1870
Palmer Wiltshire W. Aug. 29, 1860 -- Yrs., 8 Mos., 3 Days; Son of Horatio and Tamer
Prosser Emma T. Dec. 27, 1837 Feb. 27, 1879 See Annon Van Sickle.
Prouty Jean M. 1906 1943
Quigley Arthur 1874 1915
Quigley Frank B. 1873 1938
Quigley Ina A. Hall 187- His wife.
Quigley Edna H. 1904 1904
Rockwell Lucy B. See Jones.
Rumsey Annette See Terry.
Schenck Willeminah Jan. 19, 1855 60 Yrs., 5 Mos., 7 Days; Wife of Jacob Schenck
Schenck Jacob J. Jun. 2, 1857 7(2?) Yrs., 3 Mos., 1 Day
Scott Bradner S. Son of George W.
Scott Eliza Scott Jan. 20, 183- 2 Mos., 29 Days.
Scott Georgianna 1872 1949
Scott George B. 1874 1956
Scott George B., Jr. 1845 1926 (G. A. R. marker)
Scott George B., Sr. 1845 1926 (G. A. R. marker)
Scott John B. Dec. 3, 1894 74 Years
Scott Johnnie B. Dec. 20, 1877 8 Mos., 9 Days; Son of George B. and Mary E. Scott.
Scott Mary E. 1852 1931
Scott Nancy See Thomas.
Scott Roselinda F. Nov. 9, 1876 Wife of John B. Scott; (Broken)
Seely Floyd C. 1857 1926
Seely Maggia F. 1864 1918
Seymour Grace L. 1873 1937
Seymour James E. 1846 1929
Seymour Mary A. 1851 1941
Sherman Peter Dec. 1, 1848 86 Yrs., 1 Mo., 17 Days; Soldier of the Rev.
Sherman Martha Nov. 23, 1849 86 Yrs., 25 Days; Wife of Peter Sherman.
Shutts Missouri See Thomas.
Sisson Ethel Usher 1887 1946
Sisson Samuel B. 1883 1947
Steveson Emerson V. S. Feb. 1, 1849 May 18, 1876
Steveson Wm. Wirt May 7, 1853 Apr. 2, 1872 Sons of J. and C. Steveson.
Steveson Chancy C. Feb. 22, 1850 Sep. 22, 1873 Sons of J. and C. Steveson.
Steveson Jeremiah Feb. 9, 1820
Steveson Cordelia Tillyer Jun. 24, 1825 Oct. 27, 1876 His wife.
Steveson Mary See Henry Graves
Stout M. W. Co. I 11th N.Y. Inf., 1861-1865 (G. A. R. marker)
Stout Zeblon Dec. 10, 1827 57 Years.
Taylor George H. 1863 1872
Taylor Maria W. 1836 1872
Terry Joseph Aug. 12, 1843 Feb. 29, 1888
Terry William H. 1837 1912
Terry Annette Rumsey 1840 1924 His wife.
Thomas Missouri Nov. 26, 1886 69 Years; Wife of Edwin Shutts
Thomas Jonathan Oct. 29, 1867 83 Years.
Thomas Nancy Scott Dec. 3, 1878 93 Years; Wife of Jonathan Thomas.
Thomas Waterman Sep. 16, 1819 Sep. 19, 1893
Thomas Mary C. May 17, 1825 Aug. 26, 1904 His wife.
Thomas Wilhemina S. Jan. 17, 1855 Aug. 26, 1866
Thomas Lu Jennie Nov. 17, 1862 Mar. 11, 1865
Thomas George L. Dec. 2, 1853 Mar. 5, 1854
Tibbets Abigail N. Jun. 14, 1783 (Stone broken and down)
Tibbets Harriet L. 1814 1895 Wife of Samuel Chambers
Tillyer Cordelia See Steveson
Tillyer Dianna See Graves
Tillyer Betsey Aug. 15, 1881 73 Yrs., 5 Mos., 24 Days; [Death Year Looks Like 1881]
Tillyer Libbie Feb. 19, 1860 Apr. 25, 1864 Daughter of John and Mary Tillyer.
Tillyer Mary Jan. 17, 1836 54 Years; Wife of Wm. Tillyer
Tillyer William Aug. 11, 1833 53 Years.
Tillyer Phineas 15th N.Y. Engr. (G.A.R.)
Tillyer Phineas L. Nov. 21, 1848 Apr. 16, 1896 Co. M, 15th Reg't N.Y. Vol. Eng.
Tillyer Diana Mathews Jun. 28, 1856 His wife.
Tillyer Sammie S. Dennis Jun. 28, 1874 May 14, 1909
Usher Ethel See Sisson
Usher Fred R. 1859 1942
Usher Minnie E. 1860 1933 Wife of Fred R.
Usher Jane B. Jul. 1,1827 Mar. 27, 1910
Usher John Feb. 2, 1813 Dec. 1, 1892
Van Liew Mina Van Liew-Blew See Blew
Van Sickle Adalaide A. Apr. 20, 1843 Mar. 17, 1864
Van Sickle Annon Feb. 24, 1809 Jun. 11, 1850
Van Sickle Ann Sep. 4, 1811 Oct. 6, 1894 His wife.
Prosser Emma T. Dec. 27, 1837 Feb. 27, 1879 [Apparently on the Van Sickle plot]
Van Sickle Elizabeth Feb. 17, 1834 Jun. 11, 1862
Van Sickle Henry May 27, 1876 40 Years.
Van Sickle Milton T. May 27, 1841 Sep. 2, 1864
Vescelius Sarah See Lane
Wakeman Peter Nov. 18, 1850 70 Years.
Wakeman Mary Feb. 24, 1874 88 Years; Wife of Peter Wakeman
White Elizabeth S. See Coleman
White Mary Burlew 1833 1917
Wilson Ida See Ayres
Wood Catharine S. 1827 1898
Wood Ellen D. Marshall 1840 1898 Our sister.
Wood John H. Wood 1828 1910 82 Years.
Wood Sophia See Burlew
Wright David V. W. 1830 1914
Wright Frances R. 1833 1923 His wife.
Yarnall A. Lincoln Jun. (Jan.?) 11, 1862 (2 yrs., 2 Mos. ?); Son of --- and Ann Yarnall.
Yarnall Amanda 1852 1935 (On 1880 Census, Ovid, dau. Of Lemuel and Sally Ann Blew Yarnal)
Yarnall Amos 1858 1933 (On 1880 Census, Ovid, dau. Of Lemuel and Sally Ann Blew Yarnal)
Yarnall John B. 1853 1910
Yarnall Lemuel 1826 1915
Yarnall Sally A. Blew 1829 1917 His wife.
Yarnall Hattie B. 1855 1877
Yarnall Helen 1859 1883 (On 1880 Census, Ovid, Age 21)
Yarnall Myra 1866 1917 (On 1880 Census, Ovid, Age 13, dau. Of Lemuel and Sally A. B. Yarnall)
Yarnall Harold 1903 1910

Transcription provided by Rick White.
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