Lake County Genealogical Society (Ohio)

Concord Township

Mentor Avenue/Nye/Blish Cemetery
Section 1; Section 2, Rows 1-6

 

Name

Sec- tion

Row

Stone #

Inscription

Symbols

Comments

 Carroll, H. Willard

 Carroll, James Monroe

1

1

1

[E face] H. Willard/ died/ Nov. 4, 1863/ Aged/ 5 yr., 4 m., 26 da./ Children of Charles & Martha Carroll/ [N face] James Monroe/ died/ Mar. 20, 1863/ Aged/ 2 yr., 2 m., 10 days

 

 

 Carroll, Charles

1

1

2

[E face] Charles Carroll/ Corp. Co. D. 7 Regt. O.V.I./ Died at Gettysburgh, Pa./ July 3, 1863/ Aged 27 years

Military seal on top; GAR flagholder

 

 Smith, Willie

1

1

3

[E face] Willie/ Son of/ Henry & Emily/ Smith/ Died/ Jan. 7, 1863/ Aged 9 years 3 months

 

 

 Carroll, Nancy

1

2

1

[W face] Nancy/ wife of/ Stephen Carroll/ Died/ Feb. 11, 1901/ Aged 87 yrs.

 

 

 Carroll, Stephen

1

2

2

[W face] Stephen Carroll/ Died/ Oct. 28, 1866/ Aged 61 yrs. 3 mos. 20 D

 

 

 Carroll, Jane

 Carroll, Electa

1

2

3

[W face] Jane/ died/ Sept. 4, 1847/ Aged/ 2 yrs. 8 mos./ Electa/ died/ Sept. 7, 1847/ Aged/ 5 yrs. 3 mos./ Children of Stephen & Nancy Carroll/ For of such is the Kingdom of God/ [Footstone] J.C. - E.C.

 

 

 Carroll, Edward

1

2

4

[W face] Edward/ Youngest child of / Stephen & Nancy/ Carroll/ Died/ May 31, 1858/ Aged/ 4 yrs. 12 d./ To die is gain.

 

 

 Higgins, Ann Carroll

1

2

5

[W face] Ann/ wife of/ Charles Higgins/ and Daughter of/ Stephen & Nancy/ Carroll/ Died/ June 15, 1860/ Aged/ 23 yrs. 17 Dys./ This stone is erected to her memory/ by one who best knew her merit and/ most feels her loss,

 

Roof type, shield on face

 Burchard, Annis

1

2

6

[E face] Annis/ wife of/ Dan Burchard/ died/ Aug. 18, 1866/ Aged 70 years

 

cracked through age

 Burchard, Dan

1

2

7

Dan Burchard/ died/ May 18, 1876/ Aged 87 years

 

 

 Carrel, Thomas

1

2

8

[E face] In memory of/ Thomas Carrel/ who/

Urn, willow trees

Elaborately carved brownstone, only top half remaining

 Noble, Thomas

 Noble, Mary

 Noble, Daniel

 Carroll, Daniel

 Carroll, Elizabeth F.

1

2

9

[N face] Thomas Noble/ Apr. 19, 1882/ Mary Noble/ July 20, 1812/ Sept. 2, 1890/ Daniel Noble/ Apr. 14, 1889/ NOBLE/ [W face] Daniel Carroll/ May 3, 1786/ Jan. 24, 1845/ Elizabeth F./ Carroll/ May 3, 1790/ Mar. 9, 1869/ CARROLL

 

 

 Carroll, John

 Carroll, Mary E.

2

1

1

John Carroll/ Died/ July 4, 1854/ Aged 70 years/ Mary E./ wife of/ John Carroll/ Died May 7, 1858/ Aged 72 yrs.

shield engraved around inscription

 

 Carroll, Hercules

 Carroll, Katie

2

1

2

Hercules Carroll/ born June 20, 1775/ Died June 23, 1841/ Katie Carroll/ Born Dec. 16, 1787/ Died June 26, 1823/ [footstone] H.C.

Masonic emblem on top

 

 Carroll, Mary E.

 Carroll, Hellen

2

1

3

Mary E./ Died/ Sept. 19,/ 1848/ AE. 9 yrs./ 5 mon., 2 ds./ Hellen/ Died/ Sept. 16,/ 1848/ AE. 4 yrs./ 8 mon. 12 ds./ Daughters of/ Martin & Elizabeth Carroll/ Our little group of children gone/ Are only planted in this tomb/ As seeds of immortality/ To spring to life in endless days

 

 

 Carroll, Elizabeth

2

1

4

[W face] Elizabeth Carroll/ May 12, 1814/ June 13, 1878/ Her children/ Mary, Helen & James/ Carroll

 

7 ft. chunky mon., decorated granite

 Carroll, James M.

2

1

5

James M./ son of/ Martin & Elizabeth/ Carroll/ died/ March 17, 1843/ Aged 1 year/ & 6 months

 

 

 Hopkins, Hannah

2

1

6

Hannah/ wife of/ Benj. Hopkins, Jr./ died/ Sept. 21, 1855/ Aged 75 years/ 6 mos. 7d.

 

 

 Blish, Vashti

2

1

7

Vashti/ wife of/ Zenas Blish/ born/ Jan. 18, 1792/ died/ Apr. 28, 1870

 

9 in 1792 upside down

 Blish, Zenas

2

1

8

Zenas Blish/ born/ Oct. 20, 1793/ Died/ Apr. 5, 1870

 

 

 Blish, infant son

2

1

9

An infant/ son of/ Zenas & Vashti/ Blish/ died Sept. 28, 1824/ aged 2 days

 

 

 Blish, Phebe

2

1

10

Phebe/ wife of/ Benjamin Blish/ born Sept. 25, 1753/ died Oct. 5, 1844/ aged 91 years

 

 

 Blish, Benjamin

2

1

11

Benjamin Blish/ son of/ Benjamin & Phebe/ born Feb. 22, 1753/ died Mar. 11, 1825/ aged 72 years

Old SAR flagholder

much illegible, from old reading

 Jewell, Malinda

2

1

12

Malinda, dau of E. & B. Jewell, died Nov. 25, 1819, age 12 yr, 5 mo

 

square base remaining, no mon. Likely this from old reading.

 Blish, Artemisia

2

1

13

Artemisia Blish/ born Jan. 5, 1796/ died May 3, 1851/ aged 55 years

 

 

 Blish, Benjamin

2

1

14

Benjamin Blish/ son of/ Benj. & Phebe Blish/ born June 9th, 1784/ died April 11th, 1864/ aged 80 years

 

 

 Blish, Benjamin

2

1

15

Benjamin/ son of/ Benj. & Artemisia/ died/ Feb. 20, 1869/ aged 6 months

 

mostly illeg., from old reading

 Blish, James M.

2

1

16

James M. Blish/ Sergt. Co. I, 23 Reg. OV/ son of/ Benj. & Artemesia/ Blish/ died at Camp Irving/ Fayette Co., VA, Nov. 9, 1861/ aged 26 years

Eagle on shield with ribbon, old GAR flagholder

 

 *,

2

1

17

illeg./ aged 13 years/ & 3 mos.

 

mon. broken off

 Ingersoll, Emeret M.

 Ingersoll, Franklin S.

2

2

1

Emeret M./ died Aug. 8, 1830/ aged 1 year/ Franklin S./ died [?] 15, 1858/ Aged 4? years./ Children of E.S. & M. Ingersoll

 

mostly illeg., from old reading

 Durande, Lydia

2

2

2

Lydia/ wife of/ Hall Durande/ died/ Aug. 4, 1845/ In the 41 year/ of her age

 

 

 Ingersoll, D. S.

2

2

3

D. S. Ingersoll/ died/ Sept. 4, 1850/ Aged 44 years

3 chain links

 

 Ingersoll, Calvin

2

2

4

Calvin Ingersoll/ died/ June 22, 1850/ aged 82 years

 

 

 Ingersol, Lydia

2

2

5

Lydia/ wife of Calvin/ Ingersol,/ died/ 28th Nov. 1831/ aged 65 years/ H. Bond, Painesville

3 weeping willow trees

 

 Nye, Zenas B.

2

2

6

In/ memory of/ Zenas B. Nye/ died/ April 16, 1842/ Aged 26 years

 

 

 Jewell, Laura

2

2

7

Laura Jewell/ June 19, 1830/ Nov. 9, 1893

 

 off base and base filled in with concrete. Stone standing between base and lot wall. Stones 7-12 all inside a stone curb.

 Jewell, Luther

2

2

8

Luther Jewell/ died/ Oct. 16, 1860/ Aged 71 years

 

base repaired with concrete. Inside a stone curb with 7-12

 Jewell, Olive

2

2

9

Olive/ wife of/ Luther Jewell/ died/ May 20, 1871/ Aged 80 years

 

Inside a stone curb with 7-12

 Jewell, Jason W.

2

2

10

Jason W. Jewell/ March 14, 1813/ Dec. 29, 1888

 

Inside a stone curb with 7-12

 Gordon, Brooksana

2

2

11

Brooksana Gordon/ Oct. 10, 1826/ Nov. 21, 1898

 

base filled with concrete, mon. inside a stone curb with mons. 2-7 to 2-12

 Gordon, William

2

2

12

William Gordon/ died/ Sept. 19, 1859/ Aged 43 years

 

base cracked, mon. fallen flat and inside a stone curb with 7-11

 Gordon, George W.

2

2

13

George W. Gordon/ Jan. 14, 1855/ May 12, 1884

 

outside the stone curb

 Harris[?], Adelaide

2

3

1

Adelaide/ May 2, 1852/ Dec. 31, 1853

 

next to 2-3-2, but no surname given

 Harris, Isaac B.

2

3

2

Isaac B./ son of/ Job & Harriet/ Harris/ died/ Sept. 22, 1849/ Aged 2 years/ 3 mos. & 12 ds.

 

 

 Baxter, Warner

2

3

3

Warner/ son of/ Isaac & Sally / Baxter/ died July 31st/ 1838/ Aged 3 years/ [2 illeg. lines]

 

 

 Baxter, Francis

2

3

4

Francis/ son of/ Isaac & Sally/ Baxter/ died/ Sept. 2, 1847/ aged 14 yrs.

 

Could be aged 11

 Foster, Jonathan

 Foster, Clarissa

 Foster, William L.

 Foster, Joanna S.

2

4

1

[W face] Jonathan Foster/ June 20, 1784/ Sept. 28, 1860/ Clarissa Foster/ June 24, 1790/ Mar. 17, 1873/ [N face] FOSTER/ [E face] William L. Foster/ Aug. 3, 1809/ May 9, 1891/ [S face] Joanna S. Foster/ May 16, 1824/ Nov. 3, 1847

 

12' granite mon.

 Foster, William

2

4

2

William

 

See mon 2-4-1

 Foster, Father

2

4

3

Father

 

See mon 2-4-1

 Foster, Mother

2

4

4

Mother

 

See mon 2-4-1

 Foster, Joanna

2

4

5

Joanna

 

See mon 2-4-1

 Jewet, Laura

2

4

6

Laura/ wfie of/ J. Jewet/ died/ Nov. 1825/ Aged 23 years

 

 

 Green, Zoa

2

5

1

In memory of/ Zoa Green/ She was born ad/ 1831 aged 1 year [broken here]/ 26 days died/ January the 26 1832

willow tree

small brownstone mon., broken and partly illeg.

 Green, Parley

2

5

2

Parley Green/ Died June 2, 1862/ Aged 65 years/ Joseph/ son of/ P. & H. Green/ Died July 15, 1855/ Aged 20 years

 

 

 Griswold, Mary

2

6

1

Mary/ wife of/ Truman Griswold/ died/ Aug. 22, 1865/ aged/ 74 yrs 1 mo. 18 ds.

 

 

 Griswold, Rachel

2

6

2

Rachel Griswold/ died/ May 22, 1822/ Aged 44 years

 

concrete poured in base

 Griswold, Eliza

2

6

3

Eliza Griswold/ died/ Dec. 9, 1826/ Aged 24 years

 

cracked, but not broken

 Griswold, Hiram

2

6

4

Hiram Griswold/ died/ Aug. 21, 1826/ Aged 20 years

 

exfoliating, partly from old reading

 Griswold, Truman

2

6

5

Truman Griswold/ died/ Dec. 4, 1842

 

top half broken off, reset in base, exfoliating

 Prouty, James

 Prouty, Hester

2

6

6

James Prouty/ Died/ April 20, 1839/ Aged 67 years/ Hester/ His wife/ Died June 11, 1820/ Aged 41 years

 

 

 Prouty, Mary T.

2

6

7

Mary T./ dau. of/ L & D. A. Prouty/ Died/ Feb. 28, 1855/ AE. 19 yrs./ [footstone beside] M.T.P.

willow tree

 

 Prouty, Lucius A.

2

6

8

Lucius A./ Son of Luke & Dalia/ Prouty/ Killed in the battle of Perryville/ Oct. 8, 1862/ Aged 21 yrs. & 5 mos.

waving flag on stone, Civil War flagholder

 

 Barnitz, Eva

2

6

9

[W face] Eva

 

small obelisque; see Mon 2-6-10

 Blish, Editha V. Prouty

 Prouty, James

 Prouty, Mary L.

 Barnitz, Eva C. Prouty

 Prouty, Charles W.

 Prouty, Mary A.

2

6

10

[W face] Editha V./ Wife of Geo. Blish/ and Dau. of/ James & Mary Prouty/ Died July 4, 1882/ Aged 45 years/ [N face] James Prouty/ Born Nov. 18, 1811,/ Died Feb. 20, 1889/ Mary L. Prouty/ Born Mar. 2, 1812/ Died Apr. 7, 1888/ PROUTY/ [E face] Eva. C., wife of/ Albert Barnitz/ and Dau. of/ James & Mary Prouty/ Died Feb. 26, 1861/ Aged 23 ys./ [S face] Charles W. son of / James & Mary Prouty/ Died Sept. 4, 1847/ Aged 4 ys./ Mary A. Infant Dau./ Died Dec. 27, 1851

 

granite mon., tallest in cemetery

 *,

2

6

11

 

 

sm empty base stuck in ground

 A., A. G.

2

6

12

A. G. A.

 

large footstone, cracked

 *,

2

6

13

 

 

large empty base

 Brooks, Patty M. Hodges

 Hodges, Marion

 Hodges, Irwin C.

 Hodges, Susan Prouty

 Hodges, J. Arthur

2

6

14

[W face] Patty M. Hodges/ Brooks/ July 14, 1834/ Feb. 10, 1869/ Marion Hodges/ Dec. 22, 1841/ Feb. 21, 1848/ [N face] Irwin C. Hodges/ Apr. 6, 1811/ Nov. 16, 1888/ Susan Prouty/ His wife/ Dec. 28, 1813/ Nov. 17, 1894/ HODGES/ [S face] J. Arthur Hodges/ Oct. 2, 1844/ Apr. 26, 1890

 

 


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