Pierce and Sherman and Burial Grounds in Dutchess, NY

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Pierce and Sherman Burial Grounds, Dutchess, NY

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PIERCE GROUND

CLASSIFICATION: Family round.
LOCATION: West of Pawling, on the Dykeman farm.
CONDITION: Abandoned.
INSCRIPTIONS: 18 in number. Copied in August, 1916, by J. W. Poucher, M. D.
REMARKS: Known locally as the Pierce ground.

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Allen, Edward, s. of Edward & Susanna d. 1806, Oct. 27, a. 6 y. 11 d
Allen, Hiram, s. of Alexander & Abigail d. 1797, Nov. 7, a. 7-1-9
Baker, Esther, w. of Jonathan d. 1839, Oct. 13, a. 61-3-6
Burr, Levi d. 1812, May 20, a. 30-4-20
Burr, Nathan d. 1818, Aug. 27, a. 75-7-27
Burr, Phebe Youngs, w. of Nathan d. 1802, Apr. 7, a. 55 y. 1 m
Cary, Absalom d. 1853, July 30, a. 70-8-23
Burr, Levi d. 1812, May 20, a. 30-4-20
Burr, Nathan d. 1818, Aug. 27, a. 75-7-27
Burr, Phebe Youngs, w. of Nathan d. 1802, Apr. 7, a. 55 y. 1 m
Cary, Absalom d. 1853, July 30, a. 70-8-23
Chase, Obadiah S. d. 1854, Apr. 24, a. 53-3-16
Eastman, John R b. 1805, Apr. 11, d. 1851, Dec. 8, a 46 y
Howard, Patience, dau. of Thomas & Lucy d. 1818, July 17, a. 24 y
Mead, Louisa, dau. of Amos & Catharine d. 1826, Apr. 28
Osborn, Abbey Jane, dau. of John & Elizabeth d. 1841, July 24, a. 18 y. 4 m
Osborn, Elizabeth, w. of John d. 1847, Mar. 27, a. 63 y
Osborn, John d. 1848, Mar. 4, a. 63 y
Osborn, John d. 1848, Mar. 4, a. 63 y
Osborn, John d. 1848, Mar. 4, a. 63 y
Osborn, Lydia, w. of George W. d. 1852, July 30, a. 28 y
Sherman, Abigail w. of John, d. 1808, May 8
Sherman, Eliza, dau. of Isaac & Maria d. 1825, May 13, a. 2 y. 8 m
Swords, Walter G. d. 1846, June 6, a. 41 y. 23 d

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SHERMAN GROUND

CLASSIFICATION: Family ground.
LOCATION: Two miles north of Hurd’s Corners.
CONDITION: In an open field.
INSCRIPTIONS: 1 in number, Copied August 24, 1914, by J. W. Poucher, M. D.
REMARKS: This is a large granite monument, standing alone.

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Benjamin and Deborah Sherman
Erected by descendants 1888
1805

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