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Madison Township

Middle Ridge Cemetery  Row 1 West Section

Proofed 23 Apr 2001

Name

Sec- tion

Row

Stone #

Inscription

Symbols

Comments

 Smith, Nancy M.

W

1

1

Nancy M. Smith/ 1837-1925/

 

Fallen off base, broken - on huge ant hill

 Adams, Louisa A.

W

1

2

Louisa A./ Adams/ 1838-1926/

 

Fallen over. WRC type.

 Furman, Isabelle W.

W

1

3

Isabelle W./ Furman/ 1849-1926/

 

WRC type.

 Reynolds, Mary

W

1

4

Mary/ Reynolds/ 1844-1928/

 

Fallen over. WRC type.

 Dakin, Minerva

W

1

5

Minerva/ Dakin/ 1849-1927/

 

Fallen over. WRC type.

 Race, Emma B.

W

1

6

Emma B./ Race/ 1845-1928/

 

Fallen over. WRC type.

 Wheeler, Mary J.

W

1

7

Mary J./ Wheeler/ 1839-1928/

 

Fallen over. WRC type.

 Hunt, Della

W

1

8

Della Hunt/ 1848-1930/

 

WRC type.

 Sassaman, Elfenia

W

1

9

Elfenia/ Sassaman/ 1840-1930/

 

Broken. WRC type.

 Moulton, Clara

W

1

10

Clara/ Moulton/ 1847-1930/

 

Cracked. WRC type.

 Todd, Florence

W

1

11

Florence/ Todd/ 1832[?]-1931/

 

Fallen, in 3 pieces. WRC type.

 Blankenship, Nannie

W

1

12

Nannie/ Blankenship/ 1882-1931/

 

WRC type.

 Johnson, Clara

W

1

13

Clara/ Johnson/ 1854-1932/

 

WRC type.

 Warner, Mary M.

W

1

14

Mary M./ Warner/ 1850-1932/

 

WRC type.

 DuBoyce, Katherine

W

1

15

Katherine/ DuBoyce/ 1851-1934/

 

WRC type.

 Cockerill, Nannie J.

W

1

16

Nannie J./ Cockerill/ 1848-1935

 

WRC type.

 Holcomb, Louise

W

1

17

Louise/ Holcomb/ 1849-1938

 

WRC type. End Home Lot Sec.

 Gillett, Leonard

W

1

18

Leonard Gillett/ Co. G./ 105 Ohio INF./

Marble shield.

Back to regular Row 1. Government type.

 Gillette, William B.

W

1

19

William B. Gillette/ 1878-1944/

Flower on top of each side.

 

 Rand, Johnny

 Rand, Arthur

W

1

20

Johnny/ Son of Arthur-Jeanette/ Sept. 30, 1918/ Arthur/ Son of Arthur/ June 28 to July 10, 1891/

 

See Rand mon. Row 2

 Rand, Jeanette

W

1

21

Jeanette Rand/ 1884-1978/

 

 

 Rand, Cassius C.

 Rand, Anna

 Rand, Arthur S.

 Rand, Jeanette R.

W

1

22

Cassius C. Rand 1843-1912/ His wife/ Anna Rand 1846-1927/ Son/ Arthur S. Rand/ His wife/ Jeanette R. Rand/ Rand/

 

Monument. Goes with # 19-24.

 Rand, Arthur S.

W

1

23

Arthur S. Rand/ 1869-1944/

 

 

 Rand, Anna

W

1

24

Anna Rand/ 1846-1927

 

 

 Rand, C. C.

W

1

25

C. C. Rand/ 1843-1912/

Vet 61-65 Flag Holder

 

 Fostenberg, Mary

W

1

26

Mary/ Fostenberg/ 1843-1908/

 

WRC type.

 Elliott, Lucinda O.

W

1

27

Lucinda O./ Elliott/ 1826-1907/

 

WRC type.

 Berth, Julia

W

1

28

Julia/ Berth/ 1825-1907/

 

WRC type.

 Standard, Lydia M.

W

1

29

Lydia M./ Standard/ 1827-1907/

 

WRC type.

 Bedortha, Parmelia

W

1

30

Parmelia/ Bedortha/ 1825-1906/

 

WRC type.

 Sked, Marthy V.

W

1

31

Marthy V./ Sked/ 1845-1894/

 

WRC type.

 Brown, Eliza

W

1

32

Eliza/ Brown/ 1809-1896/

 

WRC type.

 Tobin, Mary

W

1

33

Mary/ Tobin/ 1826-1893/

 

WRC type.

 Nyland, Christiana M.

W

1

34

Christiana M./ Hyland/ 1813-1893/

 

WRC type.

 Hanson, Almira N.

W

1

35

Almira N./ Hanson/ 1815-1892/

 

WRC type.

 Collister, Viets M.

W

1

36

Viets M. Collister/ 1894-1929/

Masonic Emblem; daffodils

 

 Collister, Jessie E.

W

1

37

Jessie E. Collister/ Wife of John W/ Mar 26, 1910 June 16, 1994/

 

Flat Granite.

 Collister, John W.

W

1

38

John W Collister/ 1st Lt US Army/ World War II/ Apr 24 1920 Aug 8 1989/

 

Govt[?] Flat Granite.

 Collister, Francis H.

W

1

39

Francis H Collister/ Ohio/ Pvt US Marine Corps/ Oct 20 1901 Jan 3 1943/

Cross at center top.

Flush Bronze

 Collister, John Thomas

 Collister, Jessie Viets

 Collister, Don

W

1

40

Collister/ John Thomas 1861-1925/ Jessie Viets1866-1942/ Don 1889-1957/ [On back of flagholder] Jessie Viets Collister/ Born Aug 20 1866/ Died Jan 17 1942/

American Legion Auxilliary Flag Holder

 

 Collister, John W.

W

1

41

Father/

 

 

 Collister, Jessie E.

W

1

42

Mother/

 

 

 Gillett, G. M.

 Gillett, Sophia

W

1

43

Gillett/ G.M. Gillett/ Died/ Dec. 15, 1894/ Age 77 yrs./ Sophia His Wife/ Died/ July 15, 1886/ Age 63 yrs./

 

Monument between Row 1 &2, tree bark texture.

 Viets, Shalor N.

 Viets, Kate Gillett

W

1

44

Viets/ Shalor N. Viets/ 1837-1923/ Kate Gillett/ His Wife/ 1842-1912/

IOOF flag holder.

Small monument between Row 1 & 2.

 Kent, John E.

W

1

45

John E. Kent/ 1870-1897/

 

 

 Kent, Nellie Marie

W

1

46

Nellie Marie/ Kent/ 1897-1921/

 

fallen over

 Kent, Mabel Viets

W

1

47

Mabel Viets/ Kent/ Oct. 25, 1866/ May 23, 1953/

Order of Eastern Star

 

 Moore, Mabelle Elsie

 Moore, William

W

1

48

Mabelle Elsie 1891-1962/ William 1893-1969/ Moore/ [on back]Western Reserve 71 Windermere 627/ Western Reserve 71 Past Pres. P.T.A./

Lg flower cross-IHS; She-Order of Eastern Star, D.A.R.; He-Mason

Symbols on stone between birth & death dates.

 Green, Carl S.

W

1

49

Carl S. Green/ 1888-1897/

 

 

 Green, Baby

W

1

50

Baby Green/ April 1903/

 

 

 Green, Dorothy I.

W

1

51

Dorothy I./ Green/ 1904-1918/

 

end NW section

 Green, Eva V.

 Green, John H.

W

1

52

Eva V. Green 1864-1951/ John H. Green 1863-1927/

She-Order of Eastern Star. He-Mason between birth & death dates of each.

 

 Barrett, Ida May

W

1

53

Ida May/ Dau of/ David & Susan S./ Barrett,/ Died July 16, 1879/ Aged 22 yrs./ Gone to rest/

 

 

 Woodworth, Margery

W

1

54

Margery/Dau of/ EC & ME/Woodworth/ Dec 24, 1901/ aged 5 mos.

 

Set back, stone tipped.

 Woodworth, L.C.

 Woodworth, Emily C.

 Woodworth, Susan

 Woodworth, Homer James

 Woodworth, Cortes Pool

 Woodworth, Charles

 Woodworth, Mark

W

1

55

[south face]L.C. Woodworth/ Born/ Aug. 17, 1810./ Died/ May 9, 1894/ Emily C./ His wife/ Born June 17, 1816./ Died March 28, 1900./ [east face] Susan/ Wife of/ L.C. Woodworth/ Died/ March 3, 1843./ Aged 32 yrs./ Woodworth/ [north face] Our Sons/ Homer James/ Died Jan. 5, 1861./ Aged 22 yrs./ Cortes Pool/ Died Dec. 27, 1867./ Aged 23 yrs./ Charles/ Died May 23, 1851,/ Aged 1 month./ Mark/ Died Oct 10, 1839,/ Aged 3 yrs./

 

Tall monument.

 Woodworth, Cortes Pool

W

1

56

Cortes P./

 

Small rounded Marble fallen off base; see mon W-1-55

 Woodworth, Charles

W

1

57

Charles/

 

Small rounded Marble. See mon W-1-55

 Woodworth, Homer J.

W

1

58

Homer J./

 

Small rounded Marble. See mon. W-1-55

 Woodworth, Susan

W

1

59

Susan/

 

Small rounded Marble. WRC 1883, 110 flag holder. See mon. W-1-55

 Woodworth, L.C.

W

1

60

Father/

 

See mon. W-1-55

 Woodworth, ?

W

1

61

Mother/

 

See mon. W-1-55

 Woodruff, Mary Ann

W

1

62

Mary Ann/ Woodruff/ 1807-1901/

 

end of set-back area.

 Cumings, Benjamin

 Cumings, Lucy

W

1

63

Benjamin Cumings/ Died/ Sept. 11, 1852/ Aged 71 yr. 18 ds./ Lucy Cumings/ Died/ June 4, 1861/ Aged 79 Yrs & 18 dys/

 

Out of base lying face upon bottom base. Hard to read- it's from oldreadings

 Cumings, Benj. P.

W

1

64

Benj. P. Cumings/ Died/ April 18, 1848/ Aged 38 Years/

Bible above name Benj.

In 3 pieces, one in ground, top propped up & middle flush- flat.

 Cumings, Benjamin P.

W

1

65

Benjamin P./ Son of/ Charles & Rebecca/ Cumings/ Died/ Sept. 22, 1861/ Ag'd 11 mos & 2 ds/ [on back] Our little Bennie/

 

 

 Rand, Nancy

W

1

66

Mother/

 

See mon W-1-69

 Rand, Altha K.

W

1

67

Altha/

 

See mon W-1-69

 Rand, H.C.

W

1

68

Father/

 

See mon W-1-69

 Rand, H.C.

 Rand, Nancy

 Rand, Altha K.

 Rand, Martin

 Rand, Lucy

W

1

69

[north face]H.C. Rand/ Born June 11, 1830/ Died Feb. 22, 1906/ Nancy Rand/ His Wife/ Born Nov. 4, 1834/ Died Feb. 6, 1878/ [east face] Altha K. Rand/ Born Apr. 21, 1852,/ Died Mar. 26, 1858./ Dau of/ H.C. & Nancy Rand/ [south face] Martin Rand/ Born Dec. 26, 1801./ Died May 20, 1884./ Lucy Rand/ His Wife/ Born Aug. 27, 1805./ Died Dec. 18, 1886./ [west face] Rand

 

Tall granite monument.

 Rand, Martin

W

1

70

Father/

 

See mon W-1-69

 Rand, Lucy

W

1

71

Mother/

 

See mon W-1-69

 Potter, Wm.

 Potter, John B.

 Potter, Sarah J.

 Potter, Witter A.

 Potter, Eliza M.

 Graves, Cora D. Potter[?]

 Potter, Nancy

W

1

72

[west face] Wm. Potter/ Born May 10, 1788/ In New London, Conn./ Emigrated to this town in 1809/ Died/ Nov. 24, 1869/ Aged 81 yrs 6 ms, 14 Days/ Potter/ [south face] John B. Potter/ 1829-1909/ Sarah J. Potter/ 1833-1912/ Witter A. Potter/ 1834-1915/ Eliza M. Potter/ 1836-1915/ [east face] Cora D./ Wife of/ Vernon A. Graves/ Died June 1, 1882/ Aged 24 Yrs 1 mo 25 ds./ [north face] Nancy/ wife of/ Wm. Potter/ Born in Marcellus, N.Y./ March 31, 1798/ Died April 25, 1887

 

Marble monument.

 Potter, William

W

1

73

William/

 

See mon W-1-72

 Potter, Nancy

W

1

74

Nancy/

 

See mon W-1-72

 Potter, John

W

1

75

John/

 

See mon W-1-72

 Potter, Sarah

W

1

76

Sarah/

 

See mon W-1-72

 Graves, Cora

W

1

77

Cora/

 

WRC - from 1929 record. See mon W-1-72

 Potter, Witter

W

1

78

Witter/

 

See mon W-1-72

 Potter, Eliza

W

1

79

Eliza/

 

See mon W-1-72

 Tyler, Orpha Ingraham

W

1

80

Mother/

 

Red granite, off base. See mon W-1-82

 Tyler, H.N.

W

1

81

Father/

 

Red granite, off base, fallen. See mon W-1-82

 Tyler, H.N.

 Tyler, Orpha Ingraham

 Tyler, Levi A.

 Tyler, James A.

 Tyler, Lida

 Tyler, Romain H.

W

1

82

[west face] T/ H.N. Tyler/ Sep. 9, 1814/ Mar. 2, 1892./ Orpha Ingraham/ His Wife/ Nov. 10, 1817/ Mar. 16, 1864./ Tyler/ [south face] T/ Levi A. Tyler/ Sep. 21, 1838/ March 19, 1917/ James A. Tyler/ June 6, 1840/ Sep. 13, 1845./ [east face] T/ Lida Tyler/ Only Daughter of/ H.N. & O. Tyler/ June 5, 1844/ [north face] T/ Romain H. Tyler/ Jan. 6, 1856/ Aug. 30, 1858./

 

Tall red monument, draped urn on top.

 Hardy, Miranda

W

1

83

Miranda Hardy/ Died/ April 1, 1885/ Aged/ 86 yrs. 1 mo 19 ds/ Asleep in Jesus, blessed sleep/

 

From old reading.

 Davis, John Dea.

 Davis, Jane

W

1

84

[south face] Dea. John Davis/ Died/ Jan. 5, 1864/ Aged 66 yr/ & 3 mo./ [north face] Jane/ Wife of/ Dea. John Davis/ Died/ Aug. 20, 1867/ Aged 70 Yr/ & 9 mo./

 

Short monument between Rows 1-2.


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