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Hewitt Cemetery
West of Oppenheim, at the end of Hewitt Rd.
Turn Right off Route 29.
Donated by Anita Smith

This is from an old list which is typed. There are previous typos in the list, so please cross check anything you feel is incorrect. ajberry.

Section A, Row 1

EARL Abram, age 49, died 3/15/1851

BROWN Stephen W. 10/4/1834-9/5/1898. Electa M. 5/24/1834-10/7/1894.

BROWN Nathan, age 69 yr., 2 ms. died 11/23/1856. "He lives in memory". Polly Churchill, age 79 yr., 3 ms., 23 ds. died 4/12/1872 (his wife).

LAMBERSON James N. age 1 yr., 3 ms., 18 ds. died 9/10/1858 (son of Addison & Mary Lamberson) "We loved him"

LAMBERSON Eudora J. age 5 yr., 11 ms. died 6/20/1853 Francis A. age 11 mos. died 6/26/1853 (children of Addison & Mary Lamberson) "[Their little____________ ___________ ____________ moulding in the dust.] Their little spirits are at rest/We hope and humbly trust".

HASKINS Charles S. E. age 3 yr., 4 ms., 23 ds. died 9/17/1852 (son of Leonard & Elizabeth B. Haskins) "Though we mourn, yet tis with hope/Our child rests in Heaven".

HASKINS George Deloss age 4 yr., 10 ms., 18 ds. died 11/1/1845 (son of Leonard & Elizabeth Haskins)

HASKINS Daniel W. age 3 yr., 17 ds. died 7/10/1840 (son of Dr. Leonard & Elizabeth Haskins)

HASKINS Nathan B. age 2 yr., 7 ms., 12 ds. died 7/3/1838 (son of Dr. Leonard & Elizabeth Haskins) "Fair morning flower that bloomed a while/But withered ere ticas noon./Now is transplanted in a soil/Where death can never come."

BROWN Sarah M. age 3 yr., 1 mo., 2 ms. died 11/24/1836 (daughter of Nathan & Polly Brown. "This lovely child so young and fair called hence by early doom/Just came to show how sweet a flower/In paradise would bloom."

BROWN Daniel age 11 yr., 8 ms., 1 day died 9/3/1828 (son of Nathan & Polly Brown) "Behold you see as you pass by/As you are not so once was I/As I am now so you must be/Prepare for death and follow me."

BROWN Nathan age 1 yr., 7 ms., 7 ds. died 8/8/1826 (son of Nathan & Polly Brown)

BROWN Daniel O. age 6 ms. died 9/5/1832 (son of Nathan & Polly Brown) "Sleep on sweet babe/And take thy rest/God called thee home/He thought it best."

AUSTIN Irving age 25 yr., 2 ms. 4 ds. died 7/2/1863 (G.A. R. and Veteral of Civil War markers) (son of Thomas J. & Rebecca Austin) "A Soldier of the 97th".

AUSTIN Hannah E. age 2 yr., 2 ms., 11 ds. died 8/29/1838. Mary Ann age 5 ms., 24 ds., died 11/17/1848 (daughter of T. J. & Rebecca Austin)

Row 2

BROWN Sharlott M. age 9 ms., 28 ds. died 4/4/1837 (daughter of Nathan & Harriet Brown)

BROWN Charlotte C. age 1 yr., 3 ms., 21 ds. died 3/21/1844 (daughter of Nathan J. & Harriet Brown) "Sleep on sweet babe, take thy rest/God called thee home, He thought it best".

BROWN Polly age 50 died 2/12/1835

BROWN Josiah age 73 died 12/25/1827 (Revolutionary War Vet Marker)

BROWN Josiah O. age 68 yr., 6 ms., 15 ds. died 1/27/1852. "Mid thornes and snares our day we take/And yet we mourn the blest" (stone broken)

BROWN Stephen O. age [______] died 9/19/1869 (stone broken and unreadable)

BROWN Daniel age 10 yr., 11 ms. 21 ds. died 9/26/1816 (son of Josiah O. & Betsey Brown)

[___________] [____](fieldsone with a footmarker)

[___________] [____](fieldsone with a footmarker)

BURR George M. age 31 died 5/17/1873 "Gone but not forgotten".

BURR Phebe M. age 42 died 4/18/1861 (wife of G. W. Burr) "Meet me in Heaven".

BURR Warren Eugene age 3 yr., 4 ms. died 11/19/1859 (son of G. W. & Phebe M. Burr)

BROWN George A. E. age 3 yr., 5 ms., 11 ds. died 1/30/[1831] (son of Elizabeth & Ira Beckwith)

BURR Mary E. age 12 yr., 4 ms., [____] ds. died 8/28/1856 (daughter of G. W. * Phebe M. Burr)

BECKWITH Irs age 65 yr., 2 ms., 22 ds. died 11/15/1866 "Our Father"/"His sufferings are o'er" (stone is broken, lying donw)

BECKWITH Elizabeth 12/28/1804 -- 8/23-1990 "Our Mother" "At Rest"

[________] [________] (stone is missing, just the base and footstone are left)

Row 3

BROWN Alvira M. age 44 yr., 3 ms., 22 ds. died 12/25/1873 (daughter of Merlin & Maria Brown)

[___________] [____](fieldsone marker)

[___________] [____](fieldsone marker)

ALLEN Fred age 27 died 3/8/1897 "Gone but not forgotten"

BROWN Josiah J. age 10 yr., 6 ms., 20 ds. died 12/9/1857 (child of M. & E. Brown)

BROWN Margaret C. age 8 yr., 7 ms., 20 ds. died 9/18/1861 (child of M. & E. Brown)

BROWN Sarah C. age 2 yr., 3 ms., 16 ds. died 6/1/1845

VanTASSEL Wealthy age 55 yr., 7 ms., 24 ds. died 6/30/1837 (relict? of David VanTassel)

KIBBE John age 65 yr., 11 ms., 2 ds. died 6/2/1863 "Gone but not forotten". Analiza age 61 died 4/24/1870 (his wife) "What is home without a Mother"

KIBBE Marcy John age 20 yr., 8 ms. died 1/8/1864 (son of John and Anna Eliza Kibbe) "We miss thee John Marcy"

HIGBIE George age 63 died 3/27/1819 (hand note "Rev. War Vet, 2d Westchester Col. Militia POW, 1781-83) Margaret age 92 yr., 10 ms. died 12/13/1863 (his wife).

HIGBIE Ransom age 55 died 12/25/1865

HIGBIE Elson age 78 yr., 7 ms., 6 ds. died 3/31/1876

SMITH Nancy age 38 yr., 9 ms., 14 ds. died 10/11/1817 (wife of Thomas Smith)

COOL Nancy age 7 yr., 8 ms., 4 ds. died 12/31/183[0] daughter of Lydia and Capt. Daniel D. Cool)

[___________] [____](fieldstone marker)

Row 4

LOOMER Esther M. age 37 yr., 5 ms., 4 ds. died 12/11/1863 (wife of Aaron P. Loomer) "Weep not for her whose silent tomb/Her guardian angel watches with care/It shall not always be her home/Her spirit does not linger there." Aaron P. age 75 died 11/20/1896 "At Rest".

HEALY Ebenezer age 77 yr., 8 ms. died 1/20/1873. Kaziah age 72 yr., 7 ms. died 5/3/1872 (his wife) Ebenezer and Kaziah (epitaph) "Our Father and Mother"/ "Mark the perfect man and behold/The [apright] for the end of that man is peace."/ "In life they were united and/In death not long [_________]".

HEALEY Ida Jane age 5 yr., 2 ms., 3 ds. died 6/25/1862. Charley age 4 ms., 11 ds. died 8/30/1862 (the children of Lucian & Celestia E. Healey)

HEALEY Cora E. age 4 yr., 10 ms. died 6/4/1864 (daughter of Lucian & Celestia Healey) "They have gone home".

HEALEY Lucian age 48 yr., 2 ms. died 12/30/1869 "Gone but not forgotten". Celestia E. Beekman 1831--1887 (wife of Lucian Healey) Wesley W. 1854--1915.

JOHNSON George age 22 died 11/6/[1824]

JOHNSON Mary age 4 ms. died 8/2/1825 (daughter of Oren and Hilly Johnson)

JOHNSON James age 42 yr., 7 ms., 17 ds. died 4/17/1849.

JOHNSON John age 33 died 1/5/1828.

BACON Almira 1/10/1824--5/15/1874, Geoge H. 3/4/1824--3/3/1880. "Honor and fame from no condition rise/Act well your part, there all the honor lies."

BACON Mary age 84 yr., 6 ms. died 4/18/1836 (wife of Jonathan Bacon).

BACON Jonathan age 89 died 7/15/1848 (Revolutionary War Soldier marker)

BACON Huldah age 82 yr., 9 ms., 23 ds. died 4/3/1871 (wife of Jonathan Bacon Jr.)

Row 5

VanPatten William L. age 2 ms., 16 ds. died 9/13/1844 (son of Jon E. & Jane A. VanPatten) "Sweet little infant, thou art gone, and left us here to mourn alone."

BROWN James E. age 37 yr., 2 ms., 10 ds. died 2/28/1864. Laney age 67 yr., 10 ds. died 5/5/1866 (wife of E. H. Brown). Elvin H. age 73 yr., 3 ms., 18 ds. died 1/3/1873. Cornelia E. age 62 yr., 3 ms., 10 da. died 5/17/1886.

STERNBERG George age 21 died 8/12/1827.

[___________] [____](fieldstone marker)

[___________] [____](fieldstone marker)

Section B

Row 1

HEWITT Helen V. 3/12/1836 -- 3/23/1889. Horace 2/20/1821--7/27/1893. Joseph 6/16/1797--1/7/1880. Nancy Higbie 1/6/1799--12/21/1886 (his wife). Milford 10/1/1831--10/20/1884.

MOFFET John age 50 died 12/5/1810. (Handwritten note "Rev. War Vet, came to Oppenheim about 1787".)

BROWN Charlie E. age 2 yr., 3 ms., 4 ds. died 9/4/1865 (son of L. J. & G. N. Brown)

BROWN Florance G. age 17 yr., 10 ms., 4 ds. died 12/20/1874 (daughter of George N. & J. Brown) "Remember me as you pass by/As you are now so once was I/As I am now so you must be/Prepare for death and follow me."

Row 2

BROWN Mary E. 1853--1873 (daughter of O. M. and Ruth A. Brown)

BROWN Annie age 1 yr., 6 ms., 21 ds. died 10/2/1868 (daughter of O.M. & R. A. Brown) "She sleeps in Jesus".

BROWN Ruth A. age 38 yr., 9 ms. 3 ds. died 9/14/1867 (wife of O. M. Brown) "Dear Mother thou hast left us/How we miss thee none can tell/Soon in Heaven we hope to meet thee/For God Doeth All Things Well."

BROWN Mory A. age 9 yr., 10 ms., 5 ds. died 4/3/1865 (son of O. M. & R. A. Brown)

WOOD Job age 69 died 3/16/1824 "A soldier of the Revolution" Jane age 99 yr., 7 ms., 6 ds. died 1/17/1858 (his wife) (stone has an open book carved on it reading, "Our Father, Our Mother")

Row 3

BEAN Ebenezer age 89 yr., 4 ms., 16 ds. died 8/10/1869. Electa Ward age 45 yr., 2 ms., 24 ds. died 2/12/1832 (his wife) "Blessed are the dead that die in the Lord,/From henceforth yea saith that, they may/Rest from their labours and their works/Do follow them."

BEAN Lydia age 75 died [12/8/____] (wife of William Bean) (broken stone)

GUILE Daniel age 51 yr., 4 ms., 15 ds. died 4/10/1810. (Handwritten note "Rev. War Soldier).

GUILE Phebe Ann age 39 yr., 8 ms., 13 ds. died 1/19/1843 (wife of Henry Guile)

GUILE Mary age 85 died 2/13/1848 (wife of Daniel Guile)

SHULAR William F. age 8, died 4/23/1838 (son of L. & F. Shular)

SHULAR Sarah E. age 3 yr. 6 ms. died 4/4/1838 (daughter of L. & F. Shular)

SHULAR George G. age 1 yr., 6 ms. died 4/15/1835 (son of Fanny & Lawrence Shular)

SHULAR [____] "Infant Son" died 7/10/1828 (infant son of L. L. & Fanny Shular)

[___________] [____](fieldstone marker)

[___________] [____](fieldstone marker)

Row 4

FAVILL Mary Ann age 17 died 11/10/1829 (daughter of William & Desire Favill)

FAVILL Desire age 25 died 10/9/1818. (wife of William Favil) (stone is Lying on ground)

HEWIT Sarah age 40 died 10/8/1814 (wife of Richard Hewit)

HEWIT Richard age 45 died 3/24/1813.

HEWIT Christopher the 2nd age 13 died Oct. [_____] 1808.

LYON Margaret age 40 died 7/5/1820 (consort of Dr. Benjamin Lyon) (broken stone, lying on ground)

LYON John age 16 yr., 8 ms. died 11/10/1831 (son of Dr. Benjamin and Margaret Lyon)

[___________] [____](fieldstone marker)

Row 5 & 6

PLANTZ Oliver H. age 10 ms., 5 ds. died 11/30/`847 (son of Peter W. & Jenett Higbie Plantz)

[___________] [____](fieldstone marker)

KIBBE Rosean age 8 ms. died 2/27/1831 (daughter of Jonathan & Analiza Kibbe)

MOSHER John (Esq.) age [43 yrs], 7 ms., 3 ds. died 3/7/1812.

MOSHER Phebe age 55 yr., 4 ms. died 10/15/1854 (wife of John Mosher)

HEWET Benjamin age 20 died 9/5/1809.

KIBBE Charlotte T., age 3 yr., 13 ds. died 3/7/1831, (daughter of John & Aneliza Kibbe)

FOLLANSBEE James age 28 died 1/14/1822. Janes Edwin age 39 died 12/2/1838 (son of James & Rocksy Follansbee)

POTTER Verge A. died 5/6/1872 (son of A. D. & Mrs. E. Potter)

KIBBE Benjamin B. age 1 yr., 8 ms., 10 ds. died 1/3/1823 (son of Eldad and Anna Kibbe)

KIBBE Charles age 1 yr., 2 ms., died 10/22/1840 (son of N. S. & D. Kibbe)

KIBBE Deborah age 44 yr., 8 ms., 12 ds. died 1/4/1864 (wife of Nathaniel S. Kibbe) Nathaniel S. age 80 died 1/12/1882.

LIBBE Lucia Anna age 19 yr., 9 ms. 11 ds. died 6/12/1853 (wife of Joseph C. Kibbe)

KIBBE Eldad age 86 yr., 1 mo., 18 ds. died 3/2/1859 (his wife) (top of stone is broken)

BELDING Susan C. age 78 yr., 10 ms., 2 ds. died 1/22/1863 (broken stone) (handwritten note, "State Assemblyman 1818")

BELDING Ezekiel (Esq.) 1/6/1775--6/21/1852 (handwritten note "Lawyer")

PLANT [Jane] age 73 died 8/17/1823. (widow of James Plant) (handwitten note: "Lucy or Lucinda says Truman Alantz? letter from Anna Kelly, 1924")

BROWN John age 78 yr., 6 ms., 23 ds. died 11/5/1876.

SWEET Ephraim age 51 died 3/20/1827 Susan age 89 yr., 1 mo. died 3/28/1861 (his wife)

[___________] [____](fieldstone marker)

[___________] [____](fieldstone marker)

Row 7

BARKER Electa A. age 17 ms., 10 ds. died 4/10/1841] (broken stone) (daughter of James & Electa Barker)

BARKER Catharine age 57 yr., 10 ms., 27 ds. died 2/28/1848 (wife of James Barker)

BROWN William age 63 died 8/30/1835. "Our Father" Roxann age 81 died [5/8/1853] (wife of William Brown) "Our Mother" (stone is broken and sunken in ground)

BROWN James age 63 died 4/21/1843

[___________] [____](fieldstone marker)

[___________] [____](fieldstone marker)

[___________] [____](fieldstone marker)

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