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Evergreen Cemetery  Section 8 Rows 1-10

 Proofed 11 June 2003

Name

Sec- tion

Row

Stone #

Inscription

Symbols

Comments

 

8

1

1

In memory/ of/ Spanish War Veterans/ 1898-1902/ Erected by/ Painesville Camp No. 86/ And/ Auxiliary No. 32/ U.S.W.V./ May 30, 1929

leaves; SpAm war emblem

 

 Wheeler, N.S.

 Wheeler, Martha Clark

 Wheeler, Roswell G.

 Wheeler, Marvin

8

2

1

[N face] N.S. Wheeler/ Born/ May 23, 1807/ Died/ Aug. 20, 1877/ Martha Clark/ His Wife/ Born/ Jan. 27, 1810 [Northeast] Roswell G. Wheeler/ 1836-1925/ In hopes of a glorious/ immortality/ Wheeler [S face] Marvin Wheeler/ Born/ June 10, 1799/ Died/ [left blank] 1867

 

10' monument

 Riker, Ervilla D.

8

3

1

Ervilla D. Riker/ Aug. 7, 1837-Dec. 6, 1910

 

 

 Riker, George L.

8

3

2

George L. Riker/ Oct. 11, 1830-Aug. 27, 1900

GAR flagholder

 

 Burch, Lydia R.

8

3

3

Lydia R. Burch/ Sept. 16, 1861-Sept. 29, 1888

 

 

 Riker, Emma

8

3

4

Emma E. Riker/ Nov. 24, 1865-Dec. 11, 1869

 

 

 *, Mother

8

3

5

Mother

 

Beautiful marble sculpture of pile of rocks with slab of wood resting on it, on Bible with log cross tied with rope and rose on top; exquisite detail of knots and book pages, etc. See Monument 8-4-1

 *, Father

8

3

6

Father

 

Beautiful marble sculpture of pile of rocks with slab of wood resting on it, on Bible with log cross tied with rope and rose on top; exquisite detail of knots and book pages, etc. See Monument 8-4-1

 *, Eliza

8

3

7

illegible could be Little or Eliza

Rose

effluresced small beautiful marble sculpture of pile of rocks with slab of wood resting on it, on Bible with log cross tied with rope and rose on top; exquisite detail of knots and book pages, etc. See Monument 8-4-1

 Field, Charles S.

8

3

8

Charles S. Field/ Oct. 13, 1824/ May 23, 1890

 

 

 Field, Mary Ann Warner

 Field, C.C.

 Field, Eliza O. Hathaway

 Darrow, J.Q.

 Darrow, Mary A. Field

 Post, Lou Darrow

 Swezey, Watson D.

 Swezey, Cornelia C.

8

4

1

[S face] Mary Ann Warner/ Wife of/ C.C.Field./ Died/ Jan. 19, 1876/ Aged 56 yrs. 9 Mo. 7 ds./ Field. [W face] C.C. Field/ Died Sep. 14, 1886/ Aged 73 yrs. 6 mo. 27 ds./ Eliza O. Hathaway/ Wife of C.C.Field/ Died Apr. 13, 1879/ Aged 54 yrs. 9 mo. 28 ds. [N face] J.Q. Darrow/ 1848 [NE]/ Mary A. Field/ His Wife/ 1845-1912/ Lou Darrow/ Wife of H.A. Post/ June 12, 1875/ Aug. 12, 1899/ Darrow [E face] Watson D. Swezey/ Died Feb. 14, 1898/ Aged 61 yrs./ Cornelia C. Swezey/ Wife of W.D. Swezey/ Died Dec. 1, 1892/ Aged 53 yrs./ Swezey

 

Tall mid lot marble obelisk monument with tabled sides on pile of rocks; marble spire looks like bricks/ matches Row 8 3-5-6-&7

 Armstrong, Frances Lockwood

8

4

2

Frances Lockwood/ Armstrong/ 1855-1931

 

 

 Lockwood, Wm. Wilkinson

8

4

3

Wm. Wilkinson Lockwood/ 1842-1857

 

 

 Lockwood, Wm.

8

4

4

Wm. Lockwood/ 1808-1892

 

 

 Lockwood, Laura Maria

8

4

5

Laura Maria Lockwood/ 1817-1899

 

 

 Wass, Mary

 Wass, Samuel

8

5

1

Mary & Samuel/ Aged 1 1/2 & 3 1/2

 

Fan shaped; in Wass lot

 Wass, Ida

8

5

2

Ida Wass/ 1852-1914

 

 

 Riblet, Mary Gray Chesney

8

5

3

Mary Gray Chesney/ Riblet/ 1862-1938

 

 

 Gray, Wm. L.

8

5

4

Wm. L. Gray/ 1866-1913

 

 

 Gray, Alice L.

8

5

5

Alice L. Gray/ Died Feb. 24, 1897

 

 

 Gray, Samuel K.

8

5

6

Samuel K. Gray/ Died Dec. 31, 1922

 

 

 Gray, Alice C.

8

5

7

Alice C. Gray/ Died Nov. 16, 1920

 

 

 Wass, W.W.

8

6

1

W.W. Wass/ 1844-1913

 

Limestone

 Wass, Samuel

8

6

2

Samuel Wass/ Died/ Aug. 24, 1848/ Aged 38

 

Fan shaped

 Wass, Cassandra

8

6

3

Cassandra/ Wass/ 1813-1891

 

 

 Wass, Emma

8

6

4

Emma Wass/ 1833-1913

 

 

 Darrow, John Q.

8

6

5

John Q. Darrow/ 1848-1917

 

 

 Darrow, Adelia F.

8

6

6

Adelia F. Darrow/ Mar. 14, 1845/ Dec. 23, 1912

 

 

 Swezey, Cornelia C.

8

6

7

Cornelia C. Swezey/ Sep. 29, 1839/ Dec. 1, 1892

 

See monument 8-4-1

 Swezey, Watson D.

8

6

8

Watson D. Swezey/ 1836-1898

 

See monument 8-4-1-

 Huntoon, George R.

8

7

1

George R. Huntoon/ 1879-1918

Geometric border

Flush

 Gregory, Anna Pelton

8

7

2

Anna

 

See Gregory monument 8-8-4

 Pelton, Rena Gertrude "Gertie"

8

7

3

Gertie

 

See Gregory monument 8-8-4

 Howe, B.F.

8

7

4

B.F. Howe

 

See Gregory monument 8-8-4

 Current, Marrieta

8

7

5

Marrietta

 

See Current monument 8-8-6

 Current, William L.

8

7

6

William L.

 

See Current monument 8-8-6

 Current, Nancy

8

7

7

Nancy

 

See Current monument 8-8-6

 Current, James

8

7

8

James

 

See Current monument 8-8-6

 Calkins, Timothy M.

8

7

9

Son/ Timothy M./ Calkins/ May 31, 1966/ Gone but not forgotten

Two cherubs

Flush

 Sumner, Ebenezer

8

7

10

Ebenezer Sumner/ Co. B./ 67 Ohio Inf.

WW I flagholder

Gov't shield type

 Pettit, Jonathan Eugene

8

7

11

Jonathan Eugene/ Pettit/ Oct. 26, 1960-Jan. 18, 1962/ Gone but not forgotten

Bird, angel with lamb & flowers

Flush

 Pettit, Carl Clifton

8

7

12

Carl Clifton Pettit/ SP5 US Army/ Korea/ Jul 11 1932 + Sep 10 1998

Korea flagholder

Gov't bronze directly behind 11

 Gregory, Emma

8

8

1

Emma

 

See monument 8-8-4

 Gregory, Hamblin

8

8

2

Hamblin

 

See monument 8-8-4

 Gregory, Mary J.

8

8

3

Mary J.

 

See monument 8-8-4

 Gregory, Hamblin

 Gregory, George H.

 Gregory, Emma

 Pelton, Anna Gregory

 Pelton, Rena Gertrude

 Howe, B.F.

8

8

4

[S face] Hamblin Gregory/ Born/ Feb. 20, 1820/ Died Mar. 12, 1875/ George H./ Born Jan. 22, 1858 Died Feb. 16, 1864/ Emma/ Born Aug. 23, 1845 Died Oct. 4, 1845/ Children of H. & M.J. Gregory./ Gregory [W face] Anna/ Wife of C.H. Pelton/ and only daughter of/ H. & M.J. Gregory./ Died Nov. 5, 1869/ Aged 22 yrs. 11 mos. 12 ds/ Rena Gertrude/ only child of C.H. & Anna Pelton/ Died Sept. 3, 1869, Aged 6 mo. 21 d./ Pelton [E face] B.F. Howe/ Died June 21, 1880/ Aged 43 yrs.

Fluted urn on rounded pedestal over roof with gothic corners; crossed swords emblem

Hard to read; 10' monument

 Gregory, George H.

8

8

5

George H./ son of/ Hamblin & Mary J./ Gregory/ Died/ Feb. 16, 1864/ Aged 6 yr 25 ds/ Gone but not forgotten

Lamb and piece of log on top

3' monument

 Current, Nancy E.

 Current, W. L.

 Current, Marietta C.

 Current, James

8

8

6

[S face] Nancy E./ Wife of/ James Current/ Died/ Dec. 26, 1870/ Aged/ 48 years./ Current [W face] W.L. Current/ 1844-1913/ Marietta C./ His Wife/ 1848-1936 [E face] James Current/ Died/ Sep. 25, 1885/ Aged 66 years

 

 

 Chester, Mary

8

8

7

My Wife

 

High fan shaped

 Chester, Erastus

 Chester, Mary Metcalf

8

8

8

[S face] Erastus Chester/ Born in Colchester, Conn./ March 2, 1823./ Died in Cleveland O./ Sept. 28, 1870/ Faithful unto death./ Chester/ [W face] Mary Metcalf/ Chester/ 1824-1909

 

Chunky monument round on top; very ornate

 Chester, Mary Metcalf

8

8

9

My Husband

 

Tall fan shaped

 Sumner, Jos.

8

8

10

Jos. Sumner/ Co. I./ 52 Ohio Inf.

WW I flagholder

Gov't shield type

 Loomis, Carmelita

8

8

11

Carmelita/ Loomis/ 1912-1919

 

 

 Bell, Enos

 Bell, Ruth

 Bell, K.A.E.

 Bell, Julius A.

 Bell, Oroline

 Bell, Milo A.

 Bell, Candace

 Bell, Austin M.

8

9

1

[W face] Dr. Enos Bell/ of Harpersfield, N.Y./ Died at Sackets/ Harbor Dec. 1815/ Aged 40 yrs./ Ruth/ His Wife/ Died Feb. 20, 1841/ Aged 60 yrs./ Bell [N face] K.A.E. Bell/ Born Dec. 15, 1803/ Died June 26, 1885. [E face] Julius A./ Born Apr. 5, 1802/ [NE]/ Oroline/ Born May 15, 1805/ [NE]/ Milo A./ Born Aug 12, 1806/ [NE]/ Candace/ Born July 15, 1809/ [NE]/ Austin M./ Born June 3, 1812/ [NE]

 

7' granite monument

 Jones, Alice C.

 Jones, James R.

8

9

2

Jones/ Alice C./ 1854-1922/ James R./ 1848-1896

 

Granite

 Luther, Delia Tousley

8

9

3

Delia Tousley/ Luther/ Apr. 13, 1833/ June 2, 1883

 

Limestone

 Higley, Horace

 Higley, Eleanor

 Higley, Mary

 Higley, Homer

 Higley, Aurelia M.

 Higley, Charles M.

8

9

4

[W face] Horace Higley/ Died/ Jan. 2, 1842/ Aged 77/ Eleanor/ His Wife/ Died Aug 17, 1849/ Aged 82/ Mary/ Daughter of/ Horace & Eleanor/ Died Aug. 10, 1841 [could be 44]/ Aged 37 [N face] Homer Higley/ Died/ Aug. 6, 1857/ Aged 60/ Aurelia M./ His Wife/ Died Nov. 11, 1870/ Aged 66 [E face] Charles M./ Son of/ Homer & Aurelia/ Higley/ Died Sept. 6, 1854/ Aged 23

 

 

 Jones, Stanley C.

8

10

1

Stanley C./ Jones/ 1852-1899

 

 

 Jones, John P.

8

10

2

John P./ Jones/ 1824-1911

Mexican War flagholder

 

 Jones, Elizabeth B.

8

10

3

Elizabeth B./ Jones/ 1820-1891

 

 

 Jones, Lizzie

8

10

4

Our Darling/ Lizzie/ Daughter of J.P. & E.B./ Jones/ Died/ July 28, 1869/ AE. 4 yrs. 8 mo./ [about six lines of verse - illegible]

 

effuresced small marble obelisk

 Tousley, Liff

8

10

5

Liff Tousley/ Died/ Aug. 31, 1869./ Aged 62 years/ 6 mo. & 24 ds.

 

recently righted marble tablet

 Tousley, Hannah

8

10

6

Hannah Tousley/ Sep. 1, 1810/ Jan. 23, 1892

 

 

 Vrooman, Frances C. Tousley

8

10

7

Frances C. Tousley/ Vrooman/ Aug. 6, 1847/ Apr. 18, 1922

 

 

 Vrooman, Joel B.

8

10

8

Joel B. Vrooman/ Nov. 24, 1844/ Dec. 28, 1907 [footstone] J.B.V.

 

Square pedestal footstone

 Freeman, Eunice

8

10

9

1857/ Mother/ Eunice Freeman/ 1943

 

Vertical dates in windows

 Freeman, Eugene D.

8

10

10

1852/ Father/ Eugene D. Freeman/ 1928

 

Vertical dates in windows

 Higley, Mary

8

10

11

Mary

 

Small - see Higley monument row 9-4

 

8

10

12

 

 

Stone is "melted" marble - illegible. See Higley monument row 9-4

 

8

10

13

 

 

Stone is "melted" marble, illegible. See Higley monument row 9-4

 Bird, Charles A.

8

10

14

Charles A. Bird/ [from old reading] Charles A.,/ son of T.E. & Ellen M. Bird, died Jan. 30, 1851, aged 3 mo.

sleeping child on top lying on side

See Higley monument row 9-4; only name seen on this stone.

 Higley, Charles

8

10

15

Charles

 

See Higley monument row 9-4

 Higley, Homer

8

10

16

Homer

 

See Higley monument row 9-4

 Higley, Aurelia

8

10

17

Aurelia

 

See Higley monument row 9-4

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