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Contributed by Judith A. Florian
Copied by her uncle, Joseph F. "Bud" Florian, Jr.
Cemetery Name: Horn Cemetery (private)
Location: Located near Buffalo Township, Washington County PA. Take Route 40 West from Washington PA to "S" Bridge. Turn left on Rt. 221 for approximately 1/4 mile. Cemetery is on the left of Rt. 221. Surnames: GANTZ, HEWIT, HORN, MYERS, WILLIAM
Census: Published in "Miscellaneous Cemeteries, Washington Co., PA", Vol. 5. Copy in genealogical collection at Citizens Library. Listing also by Joseph F. "Bud" Florian, Jr., the webmaster's uncle (now deceased).
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Washington County, Pennsylvania Cemetery Database – compiled by Gina Nestor, 2001. jgnestor AT comcast.net
|GANTZ||Abraham GANTZ||Abraham GANTZ died April 26, 1846 - aged 57 years 2 mos. 27ds||
|GANTZ||Anna Eve||Anna Eve wife of John GANTZ died Feb 7, 1846 - aged 80 yrs. 4 mo 22 days||
|GANTZ||Andrew||Andrew GANTZ died April 14 1866 aged 34 years 3 mos 24 days||Civil War Soldier|
|GANTZ||Hardman||Hardman GANTZ - Co. B 22 Regt. PA - died April 6, 1864 aged 34 years 22 days||Civil War Soldier|
|HEWIT||Catherine||In memory of Catherine HEWIT, wife of Lewis HEWIT, who departed this life February 3, 1805 in the 26th year of her age.||
|HORN||Hardman||Hardman HORN - Pvt. PA Troops - Rev. War - Oct. 1811||Rev. War Veteran|
|HORN||Isaac||Isaac Horn - died Nov. 6, 1844 - aged 68 years|
|HORN||Jacob||Jacob HORN Co. B 22nd PA Cav., died August 20, 1864 aged 35 years 9 mos 22 days||Civil War Soldier|
|HORN||John||John HORN born Feb 28, 1799 - died July 15, 1885||
|HORN||John||John, son of John and Mary HORN - died May 11, 1854 - aged 18 years, 3 mos, 11 days|
|HORN||Mary M.||Mary M., wife of John HORN - born June 27, 1799 - died Jan. 15, 1868||
|HORN||Polly||Polly HORN, consort of Isaac HORN who departed this life Jan 31 AD 1838 in the 58th year of her age.|
|?||___ A. M. D. 1803|
|?||___ A. H. died Oct. 12, 1817|
|MYERS||Pete||In memory of Pete MYERS who departed this life August 11, 1840 aged 7 years|
|WILLIAM||Ritchie (Ricky)||Ritchie (Ricky) WILLIAM is supposedly buried in the HORN Cemetery in an unmarked grave, according to Taylorstown American Legion.|
Note: The numbering is not any reference to the cemetery records, if any exist at all. Instead, the numbering is only a count on this alphabetical list.
There are 31 unmarked stones, including one grave with a Veteran's flag of World War I 1917-1918.
Copy was likely made in late 1960s or early 1970s.
To benefit from two readings, please compare this list with one
made by in 1976 by Glenn W Mounts for the cemetery chapter of the book
"Buffalo Township 1776-1976 Washington County Pennsylvania" (page 126)
located on Carol Mounts' website at: http://freepages.books.rootsweb.com/%7Eebgschol/buff_twp/bt126.html
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