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Middlebrook Cemetery


 by  Myrtice Gifford Forsythe

Middlebrook Cemetery
Venango Township, Erie Co., PA

This cemetery was established in 1801.  It has long been abandoned.  Some of
these old and broken stones can still be seen strewn around the woods where
this graveyard once resided. The list below  was copied from a list done by
Mrs. Burton Crane prior to 1925.

John Gifford the oldest child of William S. and Sydney Allison Gifford is
known to be buried in Middlebrook.  Died when an infant, abt. 1824.  He is
not on this list  .     

 Middlebrook Church was the second earliest edifice erected
in Erie County.



Allison William Sr   1825 Nov 5 66y9m21d
Allison John   1823 Jul 18 19y7m
Barnes French 1798 1844 46y
Bassett Norton 1772 1952 81y
Davison Thomas   1817 Nov 10 In his 68th year
Davison Thomas   1809 Sep 9 4y6m-s/o Robert & Sarah
Dickson Elizabeth   181- Sep 24 Left an affectionate husband & 3 sons
Donaldson Bailey   1853 May 1 71y8m18d
Donaldson Betsy   1854 Jul 23 In the 78th year of her age-w/o Bailey
Donaldson William   1850 Jun 29 In the 31st year of his age
Ellsworth Jeremiah 1800 Dec 28 1879 Dec 22
Farewell Elvira
Hunter James   1825 Sep 28 In his 94th year-Rev War
Hunter Elizabeth   1831 Aug 7 In her 89th year-w/o James
Phillips Susan Maria   1832 Jul 26 In the 25th year of her age-w/o James M
Saxton S. Elvera Ellsworth 1839 Nov 14 1893 Sep 20 53y10m6d-w/o FG Saxton
Spafford Eleanor   1828 Apr 14 41y-w/o Ralph
Spafford Ralph E   1828 Sep 14 5y-s/o R & E
Spafford William   1824 Apr 18 4m-s/o R & E
Spafford Jane   1824 Apr 18 4m-d/o R & E
Spafford Ralph   1824 Nov 14 2y-s/o R & E
Spafford Hannah   1815 Apr 7 9m-d/o R & E
Spafford Infant   1818 Feb infant child of R & E
Tracy Phebe   1813 Mar 19 34y
Tracy Infant   1813 Mar 19 s/o Phebe
Wilson Daniel   1811 Mar 20 73y
Yost John 1772 Jan 31 1812 Jul 29 40y-another stone gives death as 1812 Jun 31
Yost Mary   1838 Jun 10 58y-w/o John


 

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