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PLEASANT VALLEY TOMBSTONE INSCRIPTIONS


 

From time to time I will post here tombstone inscriptions
from Pleasant Valley Cemeteries that I have
personally transcribed which don't appear to be
included in "Old Gravestones of Dutchess"!

Westminster Presbyterian Church, Salt Point, Pleasant Valley
(I don't believe this cemetery is inclued in Old Gravestones of Dutchess)

HAM/MARSHALL/ANGELL/McKAY
(Large Enclosed Plot)

- - - Main Stone - - -
Front
George Ham
Jan. 8, 1800 - April 1, 1876
Catharine Marshall
His Wife
Aug. 14, 1802 - Apr. 2, 1886
Side
Evelyn Angell
1887-1948
Milton McKay Angell
Apr. 11, 1890-Aug. 8, 1937
Back
Milton H. Angell, MD
Oct. 9, 1856-Aug. 26, 1920
Francis Mary McKay
His Wife
Sept. 25, 1866-Oct. 30, 1954
Side
Stephen T. Angell
Oct. 31, 1817 - Oct. 1, 1889
Hannah E. Ham
His Wife
Jan. 18, 1826 - June 26, 1901
Eva Angell
Jan. 26, 1850-Jan. 31, 1912

There were several small foot stone type markers in this enclosed plot.
I copied from the ones that had inscriptions.

R. Roy McKay 1872-1951
Barkuloo H. McKay 1868-1952
Grace A. McKay 1871-1953
 

LAKE/DOUGHTY/CRAMER/CHAMPLIN/FERGUSON
(I would like to hear from anyone researching this family!)

Front
Joshua Lake
died July 25, 1845
age 40 years 7 months 27 days
Sally Ann Doughty
Wife of Joshua Lake
died February 24, 1870
age 63 years 5 months 3 days
George W. Lake
died Dec. 30, 1891
age 57 years 4 months 11 days
Side
Hattie Cramer
wife of
William D. Lake
died June 14, 1871
age 37 years 3 months 10 days
Back
George W. Champlin
died Jan. 17, 1858
age 27 years 4 months 28 days
Side
Martin S. Lake
"Captured at the Battle of Gettysburg and
died at Richmond, VA Feb. 9, 1864"
age 23 years, 7 months & 24 days
Phebe J. Lake
Wife of William J. Ferguson
1833-1902

FERGUSON/DOUGHTY
(I would also like to hear from anyone researching this family)
Margaret Ferguson
Wife of
David H. Doughty
died Oct. 22, 1891
in 63rd year
(Separate stone next to above)
Amelia
Wife of
David H. Doughty
died Feb. 13, 1871
age 55 years.

LAMOREE/PELLS/CONOVER
Front
George Lamoree
Dec. 18, 1819 - Feb. 6, 1904
His Wife
Jane M. Pells
Nov. 27, 1825-May 23, 1906
"thier infant son died Jan. 21, 1849"
Back
Franklin Lamoree
May 19, 1847-Mar. 15, 1922
Martha K. Conover
His Wife
Nov. 10, 1849-Sept. 4, 1933
George C. Lamoree
Oct. 16, 1871-Sept. 12, 1872

LAMOREE/OSTROM/LESTER/BUTTS/VanBENSCHOTEN
Front
John V. Lamoree
died Sept. 18, 1881 age 83 years
Catharine Ostrom, His Wife, died Nov. 7, 1826, age 26
Ann Lester, His Wife, died Mar. 20, 1885, age 83
Side
Ethalinda, daughter of John V. & Ann
died July 28, 1842, age 6 years
Back
Blank
Side
Mary Lamoree
Wife of
Charles Edward Butts
May 28, 1845-May 30, 1923
Carolyn Butts VanBenschoten
Oct. 17, 1880-Mar. 21, 1967

HOWELL/LAMOREE
Benjamin Howell
died Nov. 16, 1896
age 78 years
Mary Lamoree
Wife of
Benjamin Howell
died Apr. 17, 1888
age 72 years

MARSHALL/LATTIN
Front
John L. Marshall
Jan. 29, 1826-August 1, 1908
Side
Willie J.
son of
John L. & Ellen Marshall
d. Oct. 13, 1869
age 13 years 2 months 19 days
Back
(Blank)
Side
Ellen W. Lattin
wife of
John L. Marshall
d. Feb. 1, 1872
age 37 years 3 months 14 days
"also infant twin children of
John L. & Ellen W. Marshall
 

FOSTER/HAM/DEAN
Front
Thomas W. Foster
died May 4, 1889 age 76 years
Rachel Ham
His Wife
died July 4, 1900 age 79 years
Side
Blank
Back
Lucy Ray Rachel Foster
Feb. 28, 1885-July 8, 1953
Side
Elmer J. Foster
Mar. 29, 1851-Mar. 2, 1907
Mary H. Dean
His Wife
Oct. 31, 1851-Dec. 13, 1915
 

BURCHELL
(stone broken bottom half missing)
In Memory of
Mary A. Burchell
born in Essex England
Dec. 28, 1836

NELSON
Elmer J. Nelson
1860-1926

CARROLL/JAMIESON
Charles W. Carroll
Aug. 9, 1912-Jan. 21, 1989
Jane Jamieson
December 26, 1920-blank

MARSHALL
(Stone Down)
In Memory of
Abigal
Wife of Zacheus Marshall
Died May 6, 1854

MARSHALL
John C. Marshall
Born March 9, 1815
Died Jan. 10, 1885

MARSHALL / BRIGGS
Dorcas C. Briggs
Wife of
John C. Marshall
Born June 11, 1814
Died Aug. 14, 1887

MARSHALL
John S.
Son of John C. & Dorcas Marshall
Died June 19, 1868 age 17 years
??? MARSHALL ???
(Alongside stones above for Dorcas, John C. and John S.)
Born ? , ?, 1833
Died Feb. ?, 1860
 

****2 more unreadable stones along side***
(May be for other children of John C. & Dorcas Marshall????)
 

These next two stones are behind the above MARSHALL stones

MARSHALL
Lewis Marshall
(*Can’t read dates*)

MARSHALL
Walter Marshall
1866-1900

SMITH / DeGARMO
William Edgar Smith
Oct. 19, 1839 – Jan. 6, 1909
Mary H. DeGarmo
His Wife
Apr. 11, 1840 – April 7, 1916
Albert H. Smith
Jan. 9, 1883 – Oct. 4, 1895

WILKINSON / DOUGHTY
Left Side
Rhoda Ann Doughty
His Wife
July 9, 1841 – Feb. 20, 1904
Right Side
Charles D. Wilkinson
Setp. 19, 1842 – blank
 

MARSHALL / BAKER
Front
Ellathan G. Marshall
Dec. 4, 1849 – Sept. 12, 1910
His Wife
Henrietta Baker
July 12, 1851 – Jan. 31, 1933
Back
Sarah M. Baker
1830-1905
Permelia Marshall
1842-1901

HART / GREEN
Owen B. Hart
1845-1910
Jane Green
His Wife
1854-1915

Then these small footstone type stones (4):

(1)Eugene Hart
1877-1920

(2)William Hart
1874-1918
(on same stone but does not say “His Wife”)
Charlotte Hart
1874-1941

(3)Louise
Daughter of William and Charlotte
1909 – blank

(4)William
(No dates)
 

DELAVERGNE
Paul E. Delavergne
1887-1970
Winifred Horsefield
Wife of Paul E. Delavergne
1889-1964

VanVLIET
George Platt VanVliet
May 4, 1866-Oct. 29, 1899
Florence Aldrich
His Wife
Nov. 6, 1872 – June 12, 1957
“Interred in Whitefield, NH”

VanVLIET
Carrie E.
Daughter of DeWitt & Elma VanVliet
Died March 24, 1889
Age 19 y 4m

VanVLIET
DeWitt VanVliet
Sept. 12, 1838 – Oct. 1, 1872
Elma Marshall
His Wife
Jan. 5, 1838 – June 2, 1897

WEED
Edwin Weed
March 14, 1816 – Dec. 12, 1881
His Wife
Susan M. Tripp
Feb. 20, 1826 (?) – Feb. 13, 1901
Carrie Weed
April 12, 1854 – July 21, 1877
John W. Drum
Nov. 30, 1854 – June 16, 1931
His Wife
Emma Weed
Aug. 6, 1852 – blank
 

Washington Hollow, Pleasant Valley
(Pittsbury Presbyterian Church in Old Gravestones of Dutchess)
(Some of these may not be in Old Gravestones of Dutchess
or
be inscriptions subsequent to that work)
 

HAM
In Memory of
Madison Ham
born April 1, 1809
died Oct. 1, 1878

HAM
(Large Enclosed Plot)
----Main Stone----
"M. & J. HAM"
Front
"Children of Milton & Phebe Ham"
John M. died June 21, 1935, age 74 years ?months ?days
Rhoda Sleight, his wife, died Dec. 16, 1923, age 66 years 10months 7 days
Sarah Elizabeth Ham, Aug. 3, 1862-Mar. 7, 1927
"Children of John and Rhoda Ham"
Milton Conrad Ham, Mar. 10, 1891-Aug. 5, 1950
Alice Titus Ham, Mar. 27, 1889-Sept. 16, 1955
John Frederick Ham, June 20, 1896-Mar. 30, 1957
Bernice Benham, his wife, Oct. 16, 1903-May 13, 1983
Side
Jonathan Ham
died July 25, 1861, age 59 years, 6 months 14 days
Mary Vincent, his wife
died Jan. 18, 1886, age 69 years, 7 months 9 days
Back
"Children of Jonathan & Mary Ham"
Mary died Aug. 30, 1853(?), age 1 month
Lewis died Sept. 5, 1857(?), age 9 months and ?days(?)
Side
Milton Ham
died Nov. 29, 1884, age 81 years, 11 months 1 day
Phebe Ferriss(sic), his wife, died Oct. 23, 1890, age 68 years, 11 months 24 days.

Other Stones in this HAM Plot
Frederick Ham, 1896-1957
Bernice B. Ham, 1903-1983
In Memory of Deborah Vincent d/o James & Mary Vincent
April 29, 1810-June 2, 1892
Jane Reynolds
died April 2, 1859(?), age 81 years ? Month 12 days(?)
Eugene Ham
Feb. 13, 1850-July 21, 1936
His Wife
Mary K. Sleight
Jan. 1, 1854-Jan.27, 1943
Frances
d/o Eugene & Mary K. Ham
died Sept. 12, 1899, age 14 years
Lewis E.
s/o Eugene & Mary K. Ham
died June 1, 1895, age 11 years 9 months

Still more stones in this HAM plot
Daughter Alice T. Ham
Sister Sarah E. Ham.
Son, Milton C., Veteran Marker

There were still other stones marked mother and father but I do not know if they ever had
inscriptions on them - they do not appear to have inscriptions now.
Several were marked "mother" or "father" - some may be foot stones for inscriptions on the main stone.
 

SHERER/WELLING/SITZER
David Sherer
died Nov. 19, 1901, age 88
Mary F. Welling
Wife of David Sherer
died Dec. 26, 1886, age 81
Leander Sherer
Sept. 30, 1840-June 6, 1906
Ida Mott
Wife of Leander Sherer
Jan. 24, 1857-March 8, 1925
Gordon D. Sitzer
August 23, 1888-April 12, 1965
Anna M. Sherer
His Wife
Sept. 13, 1890-May 22, 1979

LaDUE
Alexander LaDue
1826-1890 (or 99 ?)
Celia Counley
His Wife
1834-1897
Frances LaDue Tripp
1857-1918
Carrie
d/o Alexander & Celia LaDue
died Feb. 13, 1863, age 5 months
Edward M.
s/o Alexander & Celia LaDue
died July 27, 1862
age 3 years 3 months 5 days
Archibald LaDue
died April 20, 1862
age 71 years, 10 months & 7 days

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