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Located on Lansingville Road, Lansing, New York
Cemetery is active.
About 1805, twelve members of the First Presbyterian Church of Milton at King Ferry, Cayuga, New York, were dismissed to form a Presbyterian church in Lansingville, known as the Second Church of Milton. Locally, it was known as the "Teetertown Church". Upon the organization of the town of Lansing, it became known as "The Church of Lansing". The building was raised September 25, 1805. This was the first frame of any size, framed by the square rule in Milton. The house was enclosed and floors laid, and no more was done until 1816. The pulpit was not built until 1826.
Rev. Jabez Chadwick organized and ministered to it and was installed as pastor February 26, 1806. Rev. John Bascom succeeded him in 1818 and remained until his death in 1828, and was buried in the rear of the church, as a lot was reserved for a cemetery. Mr. Chadwick returned and stayed until 1831 when he left to form the church at Five Corners. Rev. Alexander M. Cowan officiated from 1834-36. The First Free Congregational Church of Genoa, at Five Corners, was organized January 1, 1831, as the Congregational Church of Lansing and Genoa, by thirteen male and twenty-five female "seceders" from the Presbyterian Church of Lansingville. On January 11, 1831, Levi Palmer and Caleb Lyon, Jr., were elected deacons. On January 7, 1834, the present name of the church was adopted. On March 9, 1842, the Lansingville Church, from which the original members of this church withdrew because of a preference for the Congregational form of government, dissolved and united with the First Free Congregational Church of Genoa.
The church at Lansingville was sold at public sale for $175.00 and taken down and moved away by S.S. Todd in the summer of 1854. On October 25, 1855 citizens of Lansingville and vicinity were called together by public notice to consider an association to obtain and hold the lot of land formerly occupied by the Presbyterian church for a public cemetery. The Lansingville Cemetery Association was established in 1855.
The first known burial was that of Lucy Baird, daughter of Wm. & Anna Baird, who died December 17, 1814, at the age of 5 years.
View Map (Tax Map, off-site from Tompkins Co. Gov.)
This record is as complete as possible at this time.
Please use Notes as a guide only!
|Lot||Surname||Given Name/Relationship||Birth, Death Dates, Age||Notes|
|North (right) side of entrance drive, recording the burials from the front of the cemetery to the back. There are four lots in each row and they are listed from south to north.|
|1||DRAKE||Francis||Aug 7, 1810 - May 30, 1883|
|DRAKE||Fanny||Jun 1, 1811 - Oct 14, 1880|
|DRAKE||Phebe Jane||Dec 19, 1835 - Jun 1, 1881|
|SMITH||Harriet B., w/o Edwin S. Smith||1811-|
|BENNETT||Mary, w/o Abdial Bennett||died Aug 22, 1852, aged 70y|
|BENNETT||Angeline||died Mar 26, 1871, aged 45y|
|37||MINTURN||Charles A.||1834-Sep 7, 1901|
|MINTURN||Phebe, his wife||1836-Apr 28, 1902|
|MINTURN||Minnie L., their daughter||1864-1869|
|MINTURN||Samuel J., their son||1869-|
|71||MURRAY||Lewis H.||Sep 6, 1802 - Jul 20, 1896||Father|
|MURRAY||Sally||Feb 23, 1811 - Jan 9, 1881||Mother|
|REYNOLDS||Charles W.||1855-1910||s/o David & Elizabeth Reynolds, h/o Sarah F. Minturn|
|SWEAZEY||Sarah F. Minturn, d/o Charles A. & Phebe Minturn||1861-1943||Sarah's second husband, Arthur Sweazey is interred in Pine Grove Cemetery, Lansing, NY|
|REYNOLDS||Freddie, c/o Charles & Sarah Reynolds||1883-1884|
|REYNOLDS||Baby, c/o Charles & Sarah Reynolds||1886-1886|
|GALLOW||Floyd D., h/o Edith L. Reynolds||Jul 10, 1877 - Mar 15, 1920||Inscribed on the back of the Reynolds headstone|
|GREENE||Wm. L., h/o Edith L. Reynolds||1874-Mar 26, 1939||Inscribed on the back of the Reynolds headstone|
|COLBERT||Edith L. Reynolds, d/o Charles & Sarah Reynolds||1884-Sept. 30, 1971, aged 84y||Husband of Edith, Newton W. Colbert, died Apr 26, 1973, aged 92y and is interred in Dickerson Run, PA
View obituary for Edith L. Colbert
|3||EMMONS||Fred, s/o Josiah & Ann (Bower) Emmons||Aug 2, 1876 - Sep 27, 1961|
|EMMONS||Helen S. Dates, d/o William & Mary A. (Holden) Dates||May 22, 1880 - Dec 9, 1969|
|EMMONS||Josiah||1822-Nov 21, 1899, aged 79y|
|EMMONS||S.A. (Susan Ann) Bower, d/o John Bower Jr. & Lucretia Bunnell, w/o Josiah Emmons||1838-Feb 18, 1916||Died at her daughter's home in New York City|
|33||HAMMON||James||Feb 29, 1808 - Mar 22, 1893||Lot purchased by James Hammon 1859|
|HAMMON||Eliza Fletcher, w/o James Hammon||Oct 22, 1807 - Mar 16, 1876|
|FLETCHER||Merritt||Nov 10, 1822 - Jun 16, 1852|
|HAMMON||Ann Eliza C., d/o James & Eliza Fletcher Hammon||Mar 1, 1834 - Nov 15, 1854|
|HAMMON||Sarah A. Devoll, w/o Merritt Fletcher, 2nd w/o James Hammon||Born May 30, 1827|
|DEVOLL||William B.||Sep 11, 1832 - Aug 26, 1902||Brother|
|39||STORM||Fred||1832-1916||Lot purchased by Frederick Storm 1859|
|STORM||Louisa, w/o of Fred Storm||1834-1891|
|STORM||Abel||Feb 8, 1800 - Feb 5, 1876|
|DECAMP||Philinda, w/o Lewis DeCamp||1825-|
|DECAMP||Katie||1861 - Apr 12, 1876, aged 15y, 5m, 28d|
|DECAMP||Libby||1842-1898||Cannot read stone in 2009, in ground|
|69||GREGORY||Orrin B., s/o Allen & Sally M. Gregory||died Sep 27, 1880, aged 33y, 3m, 25d|
|GREGORY||Sally M. Bunnell, w/o Allen Gregory||died Sep 26, 1895, aged 72y|
|GREGORY||Elijah||died Jan 11, 1845, aged 69y, 3m, 24d|
|5||SELLEN||John, h/o Sally Strong||1787 - Oct 24, 1855, age 68y||Possible unmarked burial in this Lot.|
|31||FLETCHER||Allen||died Jun 11, 1886, aged 73y||Lot purchased by Allen Fletcher 1859; Fletcher and Strong burials|
|FLETCHER||Laura Strong, d/o Samuel Strong and Hannah Smith, w/o Allen Fletcher||died Apr 4, 1876, aged 61y|
|FLETCHER||Geo. E., s/o Allen & Laura Fletcher||died Jan 5, 1851, aged 4y|
|STRONG||Samuel, s/o Benajah & Abigail (Hurlburt) Strong||died Jan 15, 1853, aged 65y, 2m, 3d||Samuel Strong wrote his Will on December 5, 1851. Named as heirs in his Will were his wife, Hannah, sons Lewis and Smith, daughter, Laura, and adopted son, Edgar.|
|STRONG||Hannah Smith, w/o Samuel Strong||died Nov 15, 1867, aged 76y, 8m, 13d|
|41||STORM||Frances E., w/o John Storm||died Aug 24, 1848, aged 39y, 2m, 5d|
|STORM||Cristian T., w/o John Storm||died Dec 7, 1862, aged 52y, 11m|
|67||BAKER||Samuel D.||died Mar 14, 1849, aged 81y||
Original Settler. The headstones for Samuel and his wife, Anna, were not found in 2009 and there is no information on their burials in the Association records. I am placing Samuel and his wife in this Lot as they were originally listed on the old records as being in the Lot with his son, Hyatt Baker. An original settler of the area deserves better than to be listed at the end of the record simply as "not found in 2009".
An LDS Family Group record has that Samuel Baker of Westchester, Co., NY, was b. April 27, 1767 to Samuel & Mary Ann (Palmer) Baker. Samuel m. March 11, 1788 Mary Ann Hyatt, b. July 7, 1767, and according to this record they had 12 children (with Palmer Baker, b. 1776 listed as a child). Palmer Baker could not have been his son, however, he might have been a brother to Samuel and so I do not list him here:
It is unknown whether all of the children listed above were actually children of Samuel Baker, as another source [below] states that he had 9 children.
Excerpts from the Half-Century Club of Tompkins County by Charles Gay, 1881:
Samuel Baker was the first supervisor of Milton; Samuel Baker started the first blacksmith shop in Teetertown.
"S.A. Baker of Newfield furnishes the following data: I was born in Lansingville, Tompkins County, June 22, 1815, and excepting 1836, have lived in the county from my birth to the present time. My father (this he told me), Samuel Baker, first came to this county in the summer of 1791. In the spring of 1792, having purchased the lot of 640 acres where Lansingville now stands, he and Samuel Jackson came and commenced a clearing, prepatory to bringing his family from Somerstown, Wetchester County, but did not move until the spring of 1794, when Palmer Baker came with him. While they (Baker and Jackson) were chopping in 1792, supposing they were the only white men in the region, they heard axe blows and trees fall. Starting up, they discovered Captain Benazah (sic) Strong, who had also just arrived."
|BAKER||Anna, w/o Samuel Baker||died Mar 11, 1832, aged 63y||Mary Ann Hyatt, b. April 27, 1767 according to the LDS Family Group Record. Age at death on headstone, if correct, would place her year of birth as about 1769.|
|BAKER||Wm. P.||died Dec 20, 1875, aged 53y||Lot purchased by Wm. P. & Hyatt Baker 1860|
|BAKER||Harriett A., w/o Wm. P. Baker||died Dec 24, 1894, aged 58y|
|BAKER||Hyatt||died Jul 21, 1878, aged 79y, 1m, 10d|
|BAKER||Elizabeth, w/o Hyatt Baker||Feb 7, 1883, aged 81y, 6m, 11d|
|BAKER||Edmund W., s/o Hyatt & Elizabeth Baker||died Jan 28, 1839, aged 13y||Headstone not found in 2009; from old records.|
|BAKER||Mary Ann, d/o Hyatt & Elizabeth Baker||died Mar 25, 1841, aged 4y||Headstone not found in 2009; from old records|
|7||BAKER||Joel||Mar 23, 1796 - May 16, 1876||Association records indicate two markers on ground and covered with dirt in this lot|
|BAKER||Mary Ann, wife of Joel Baker||1801 - Oct 4, 1872, age 71y, 3m, 24d|
|BAKER||Samuel H., son of Joel & Mary Ann Baker||1822 - Apr 13, 1824, age 2y, 3m, 8d|
|DEAN||Sarah Ann, wife of Warren H. Dean||Aug 15, 1818 - Mar 19, 1876|
|DEAN||Henry B.||Sep 18, 1844 - Oct 1929|
|DEAN||Josephine Hasbrouck, his wife||Feb 1845 - May 1896|
|43||PALMER||Aaron L.||1817-1906||From obituary, date unknown: Aaron L. Palmer died January 28 at the home of Austen Woolley. Mr. Palmer was a prominent figure in Lansingville 50 years ago when he and Dana Fox kept a store. Mr. Fox was assassinated years ago in a western state. Mr. Palmer traveled for an Auburn firm for years and was well and favorably known far and near. He was about 90 years of age. He leaves one sister, Mrs. Esther Hunt of Five Corners, Cayuga County. The burial took place Tuesday at Lansingville Cemetery where his wife's remains rest.|
|PALMER||Margaret L., w/o Aaron Palmer||1818-1882|
|WOOLLEY||Georgia A., w/o Austin Woolley||1846-1916|
|65||HOLDEN||Charles D., s/o Hiram S. Holden & Abby Ann Baker||1852-May 16, 1919|
|HOLDEN||Sarah A. Dean, w/o Charles Holden||1855-Oct 15, 1900|
|HOLDEN||Ella J., d/o Charles & Sarah Holden||1884-1888|
|SCOTT||C. Louise Holden, d/o Charles & Sarah (Dean) Holden, w/o Orrin Scott||1875-Jul 23, 1958|
|MEYER||Maud A. Gage, w/o William Meyer||1872-|
|9||BAKER||Albert||Mar 22, 1802 - Dec 10, 1886|
|BAKER||Jane M., wife of Albert Baker||Jul 26, 1803 - Apr 29, 1876|
|BAKER||Charles||1831 - 1912|
|BAKER||Lucy E., wife of Charles Baker||1834 -|
|BAKER||Milton W., son of Albert Baker||died Jul 17, 1844, age 1y, 3m, 21d||Our Little Brother|
|SEACORD||Hester, wife of David Seacord||died Dec 1, 1838, age 54y, 6m|
|SEACORD||Horace||died Nov 19, 1859, age 50y, 11m|
|27||BAKER||Daniel||died May 22, 1863, aged 66y, 1m, 7d|
|BAKER||Mary E. Beardsley, w/o Daniel Baker||died Sep 5, 1890, aged 94y|
|BAKER||Sarah, w/o Stephen Sisson, also w/o James McCarty||died Oct 10, 1867, aged 34y, 2m|
|HARGIN||Mark J.||died Mar 3, 1863, aged 26y, 3m, 25d||Civil War, died of Typhoid; Son of Mark J. & Anna J. Hargin|
|HARGIN||Anna Jane, w/o M. J. Hargin||died Aug 5, 1845, aged 29y, 10m, 20d||See Lot 137 for burial of Mark J. Hargin, Sr.|
|45||HOLDEN||Hiram S., s/o John S. & Patience (Miller) Holden||1818-Jan 2, 1897|
|HOLDEN||Abbie A. Baker, w/o Hiram Holden||1824-Jan 28, 1910||Died at the home of her son, Frank A. Holden|
|HOLDEN||Patience Miller, w/o John Holden||1785-1863|
|HOLDEN||Frank A., s/o Hiram & Abby Ann (Baker) Holden||1858-May 8, 1912||Frank's wife, Helen "Ada" (Young) Holden died May 9, 1901 and is interred in Pine Grove Cemetery, Lansing, NY. Frank & Ada had two daughters, Florence Edith and Amy Holden.|
|HOLDEN||William D. "Willie", s/o Hiram & Abby Ann (Baker) Holden||1867-Aug 21, 1921, aged 53y||Died at the home of his daughter in Venice, NY. He married Elizabeth McCormick, daughter of Thomas & Elizabeth (Cornell) McCormick, and had 4 daughters, Susie E., Ruth B., Irene H., and Amy B. Holden. Elizabeth died Dec 22, 1955 in Moravia, NY, aged 83y and is interred in Genoa, NY with her second husband, Daniel Fallon.|
|HOLDEN||Dewitt D., s/o Hiram & Abby Ann (Baker) Holden||1847-Feb 25, 1919, aged 72y||Died at his home in Auburn, NY. He married first Mary J. Dates, d/o John D. & Electa (Morehouse) Dates, and had 3 children, Charles D., Nellie J., and George W. Holden. Mary died Aug 15, 1876 and is interred in Pine Grove Cemetery, Lansing, NY, with her parents. DeWitt married second Ellen J. Teers. Ellen had a daughter, Bertha Atwater, from a previous marriage. DeWitt and Ellen had one child, Elizabeth Holden. Ellen and Elizabeth Holden and Bertha Atwater Hopkins are interred in Grove Cemetery, Trumansburg, NY. At the time of his death, DeWitt was married to Callie C. Curtis. Callie died Dec 17, 1920, in Auburn, NY and is interred in Venice, NY with her first husband, Delmar T. Young.|
|HOLDEN||Mark H., s/o Hiram & Abby Ann (Baker) Holden||1864-Nov 28, 1891, aged 27y||Mark died in Colorado.|
|HOLDEN||Charles D., s/o DeWitt & Mary J. (Dates) Holden||1872-1895||Charles married Minnie B. Weaver, d/o James Weaver & Ellen Huson. Charles and Minnie had one daughter, Lela May Holden. Minnie B. Holden died in 1901 and is interred in Genoa, NY.|
|TEERS||A.C. "Ann" Holden, d/o Hiram & Abby Ann (Baker) Holden, w/o George Teers||1860-1903|
|WHITE||Hattie Fletcher, w/o Orlando White||died Dec 14, 1883, aged 31y, 8m|
|WHITE||Laura E. d/o Orlando & Hattie White||1874-1902|
|BOWER||Wealthy, w/o Mervin Bower||1840-1896|
|11||DAVIS||Joshua||died Jun 2, 1868, aged 62y, 6m, 16d|
|DAVIS||Phebe, w/o Joshua Davis||died Feb 26, 1872, aged 63y, 7m, 16d|
|DAVIS||Anna M. King, w/o Joshua B. Davis||1839-1918|
|25||FLETCHER||Abram||died Feb 20, 1866, aged 63y, 5m, 26d|
|FLETCHER||Phebe T., w/o Abram Fletcher||died Dec 19, 1880, aged 75y||Headstone inscribed: Died in Louisville, Ky|
|FLETCHER||Patience T., d/o Abram & Phebe Fletcher||died Feb 17, 1851, aged 19y, 5m||Patience is on monument with parents and also has a separate headstone; one has age at death as 19y, 5m, 11d and the other has 19y, 5m, 19d|
|FLETCHER||Caroline, d/o Abram & Phebe Fletcher||died Jul 22, 1867, aged 17y, 5m, 21d|
|SISSON||Flora S., d/o Stephen Sisson||died Jul 1882, aged 23y|
|SWAYZE||Sarah A. Davis, w/o Theodore L. Swayze||1848-1929|
|SWAYZE||Eliza J.||Mar 1, 1833 - Mar 1949|
|SWAYZE||Hannah A.||Oct 22, 1836 - Oct 1842|
|SWAYZE||Thomas J.||Feb 18, 1808 - Nov 23, 1897|
|SWAYZE||Jane E., w/o Thomas Swayze||Sep 29, 1810 - Dec 22, 1891|
|GREEN||Dorothy E.S., d/o Edgar Swayze & Alvaretta Rumsey||Sep 23, 1908 - Aug 4, 2003||Dorothy's husband, Henry Green, died in 1972.|
|61||SWAYZE||Wm. L.||died Mar 29, 1922, aged 91y, 6m|
|SWAYZE||Elizabeth, w/o Wm. L. Swayze||died Oct 4, 1885, aged 49y, 5m|
|SWAYZE||Herbert||1867-1933||old record has "cousin"|
|SWAYZE||Mary Ellen||No Dates||old record has "daughter"|
|SWAYZE||Illegible; old record had for given name Fisleabell ?|
|13||BUNNELL||Henry||1820 - Apr 29, 1875, aged 54y, 8m|
|BUNNELL||Martha, w/o Henry Bunnell||1829-|
|BUNNELL||Susan M., d/o Henry & Martha Bunnell||1854-1867|
|BUNNELL||Ida M., d/o Henry & Martha Bunnell||1860-1867|
|BUNNELL||Minnie M., d/o Henry & Martha Bunnell||1862-|
|SMITH||Ida Jessie, d/o Mary E. Smith||1877-1882|
|DAVIS||Ella M., w/o F.B. Davis||1853-1920|
|DAVIS||Sarah M., d/o John & Cornelia Davis||d. Nov 26, 1852|
|SMITH||Lucretia Todd, w/o Isaac L. Smith||1823-1899|
|SMITH||M. Leona, d/o Charles & Lavina Smith||1880-1968|
|59S||REYNOLDS||David LeRoy, s/o David & Elizabeth Reynolds||Jul 3, 1849 - Jan 8, 1914||Lot 59S purchased by David L. Reynolds 1891|
|REYNOLDS||Lida A. (Alida A. Fox), d/o David & Margaret Fox, w/o David L. Reynolds||1855 - Jan 22, 1921, aged 65y|
|59N||REYNOLDS||Cyrenus Christine, s/o David & Elizabeth Reynolds||Sep 11, 1852 - Apr 2, 1928||Lot 59N purchased by Cyrenus Reynolds 1892; spelled Sirenas on headstone|
|REYNOLDS||Alice H. Brooks, d/o Jefferson & Sally Jane Taylor Brooks, w/o Cyrenus Reynolds||Oct 11, 1854 - Jan 5, 1903||Note: Cyrenus is spelled Sirenas on headstone|
|REYNOLDS||David Sr.||died Feb 28, 1892, aged 64y||Although death date on headstone is Feb 28, 1892, he may have actually died Feb 28, 1891. Unproven, but his parents might have been Joseph & Hannah Ostrander Reynolds.|
|REYNOLDS||Elizabeth M., w/o David Reynolds, Sr.||March 19, 1830 - Sep 25, 1898||Maiden name might be Roberts, but as yet unconfirmed.|
|CHITTENDEN||Adelaide||Oct 28, 1838 - Nov 4, 1882||From old record; headstone not found in 2009|
|21S||Purchased by William Benson in 1900. There are burials on this lot but no headstones.|
|21N||BOWER||J. Clayton||1861-1955||Purchased by Clayton Bower in 1900|
|BOWER||Ella M., w/o Clayton Bower||1867-|
|51||HAMILTON||Arthur S.||1834-1904||Lot purchased by William Hamilton in 1903|
|HAMILTON||Elvira A., w/o Arthur Hamilton||1845-1913|
|HAMILTON||William, s/o Arthur & Elvira Hamilton||1883-1941||Headstone not found in 2009|
|HAMILTON||Lena Lyon, w/o William Hamilton||1892-1961||Also w/o Ward Howell. Headstone not found in 2009|
|57||SWEAZEY||Jacob C.||Feb 6, 1842 - Nov 20, 1922|
|SWEAZEY||Amelia A., w/o Jacob Sweazey||Jan 24, 1842 - Mar 24, 1932|
|SWEAZEY||Sarah C., w/o Jacob Sweazey||Oct 24, 1842 - Jul 29, 1872|
|SWEAZEY||Jay W., s/o Jacob & A.A. Sweazey||Nov 5, 1877 -|
|SWEAZEY||Edgar W.||Mar 9, 1868 - Oct 13, 1942|
|SWEAZEY||Alvaretta, w/o Edgar Sweazey||Aug 5, 1873 - Jan 24, 1962|
|SWEAZEY||Elmer Mortimer, s/o Edgar & Alvaretta Sweazey||Mar 16, 1900 - Jan 1901, aged 10m|
|SWEAZEY||Jason, s/o Edgar & Alvaretta Sweazey||Sep 16, 1903 - Mar 2, 1905, aged 1y, 6m||Born and died in Van Etten, Chemung Co. (VR Vol. 1)|
|BOWER||Sarah, w/o Henry Bower||1842-1888|
|BOWER||Jennie G. Ford, 2nd w/o Henry Bower||1870-1922|
|BOWER||Archie F., s/o H.S. & J.G. Bower||1893-1908|
|19||TOWNLEY||Henry||1874 - Mar 1, 1961|
|53S||INMAN||Henry E.||Sep 1, 1839 - May 15, 1923||Civil War, Co. F, 179 Regt. N.Y. Vol.
Enlisted Aug 30, 1864 in Lansing, NY
Mustered out Jul 8, 1865 in Washington, DC
Son of James Inman & Phoebe Moulter of Chemung Co., NY
|INMAN||Elenor A., d/o Thomas Collins & Betsey Moulter, w/o Henry Inman||Jun 28, 1839 - Sep 18, 1916||Granddaughter of Thomas Collins (Revolutionary War) and Leah Mullen|
|INMAN||Nathan "Nate", s/o Henry & Elenor Inman||Feb 16, 1876 - Apr 16, 1936||He married Daisy Sisson in 1903. After several years, they separated and Daisy married Frank Simons. Nate died from injuries as a result of being struck by a car in King Ferry, NY on Apr 7, 1936.|
|53N||Lot purchased by Jennie Reynolds in 1915|
|GRANT||Susan W. Lyon, w/o John Grant||1834-1920|
|55N||BUCKINGHAM||Asa T.||1879-1917||Asa T. Buckingham, formerly of Minetto, died at Lodi, Seneca County, Tuesday, May 15, 1917. He was 38 years old. Survived by his widow and two children, Gladys and Asa Jr., his father and one sister, Mrs. M. Dopp, both of Oswego, and two brothers, A.J. Buckingham of Ithaca, and J.S. Buckingham of Ludlowville. Burial in Lansingville Cemetery (from obituary in Oswego Daily Times, May 23, 1917).|
|BUCKINGHAM||Wiona E., w/o Asa Buckingham||1878-1970|
|BUCKINGHAM||Shirley F.||Apr 5 - Apr 7, 1932|
|BAKER||Leland||died Oct 18, 1862, aged 68y||From old record; headstone not found in 2009|
|111S||CLINTON||John||1885-Feb 25, 1960, aged 75y||John's second wife, Grace Halladay Clinton is interred in North Lansing, NY|
|CLINTON||Maud V. Inman, d/o Thomas & Hattie (Covert) Inman, 1st w/o John Clinton. John and Maud had one child, Robert Merle Clinton.||1884-1918|
|113||BACORN||Ruth M. Minturn, w/o Glen Bacorn, d/o Parke & Nellie (Tucker) Minturn||Oct 12, 1911 - Feb 5, 2000, aged 88y|
|BACORN||Glen Leo||1909 - Jul 11, 1973|
|MINTURN||Parke Lewis, s/o Charles A. & Phebe Minturn||Mar 28, 1875 - Sep 29, 1953, aged 76y|
|MINTURN||Nellie Alvira Tucker, d/o William H. Tucker & Mary C. Warner, w/o Parke L. Minturn||Jan 26, 1883 - Oct 25, 1976|
|TUCKER||William H.||May 27, 1841 - Oct 27, 1926||Civil War, Co. H, 137 Regt. NY Inf., enlisted August 21, 1862 at Candor, NY, mustered out April 2, 1864 at Stevenson, Alabama. Honorably discharged due to deafness from exposure.
Son of Almond and Abigail (Little) Tucker. He was born in Caroline, Tompkins, NY.
|TUCKER||Mary C. Warner, d/o George C. Warner & Alvira Holden, w/o William H. Tucker||1842-Dec 19,1920|
|151||YOUNG||Frances E., d/o Howell & Harriet Young||died Jan 4, 1852 (or 1858), aged 20y||From old record, stone is broken and in ground|
|YOUNG||Howell W.||died Nov 27, 1849, aged 46y, 7m, 2d|
|YOUNG||Harriet A., d/o Howell & Harriet Young||died Dec 31, 1846, aged 12y, 11m|
|75||BAIRD||Lucy, d/o Wm. & Anna Baird||died Dec 17, 1814, aged 5y|
|KNOX||Lewis B.||No Dates||Co. A, 19 N.Y. Cav.; old record had Lewis Burr Knox|
|109S||INMAN||Thomas H. "Tom"||1859-Jul 10, 1940||Step-son of Henry E. Inman. His mother was Elenor A. Collins and his father was Kibler (first name unknown), who according to family tradition was killed in a barn-raising accident.|
|INMAN||Hattie C. Covert, d/o Abram Covert & Phebe Webster, w/o Thomas H. Inman||1870-Aug 14, 1955, aged 84y|
|INMAN||Percy J.||May 25, 1889 - Sep 9, 1963|| NY PFC Co. L, 8 Infantry, World War 1
s/o Thomas & Hattie Inman
|INMAN||Carl Thomas, s/o Thomas & Hattie Inman||Nov 8, 1905 - Jan 10, 1993, aged 87y|
|109N||GALLOW||Leroy M.||1870 - Mar 1, 1933, aged 62y|
|GALLOW||Margaret M. Lane, w/o Leroy Gallow, d/o Calvin & Mary E. (Collins) Lane||1875-1955|
|SEAMON||Loran D., s/o Fred Seamon||1897-Mar 27, 1937||Step-son of Velma Gee Webster Seamon|
|KOZEL||Lula M. Gallow, d/o LeRoy Gallow & Margaret Lane, w/o Loran Seamon and Edward Kozel||Oct 4, 1897 - Feb 7, 1977|
|KELLY||Frances L. Spencer, w/o William Kelly||1898-1960|
|KELLY||Albert Floyd||Mar 9, 1932 - Dec 1, 1979||SGT US Army Korea
s/o William & Frances Kelly
|UTTER||Richard H.||1921 - April 1989||U.S. Army, World War II|
|UTTER||Myrtle Kelly, w/o Richard Utter, d/o William & Frances Kelly||Nov 14, 1928 - May 11, 2000|
|KELLY||Harry Earl||Jan 23, 1931 - Dec 7, 1996||U.S. Army Korea
s/o William & Frances Kelly; born in Punxsutawney, PA
|149||MINTURN||Laura||died Feb 4, 1889, aged 87y|
|MINTURN||S. Pargus||1805-1888||Another view of headstone|
|MINTURN||Cornelia Ann Harring, w/o S. Pargus Minturn||1809-1895|
|MINTURN||Alice E., d/o S. Pargus & Cornelia Minturn||1851 - Jun 20, 1868, aged 17y, 3m, 17d|
|MINTURN||Jane||died Aug 9, 1847, aged 49y||Another view of headstone|
|MINTURN||Samuel P.||died Dec 16, 1834, aged 68y||Another view of headstone|
|MINTURN||Catharine, w/o Samuel Minturn||died May 8, 1829, aged 63y||Another view of headstone|
|Lots 77, 107, 117 have no markers and no records|
|147||FLETCHER||Benjamin||died Jul 8, 1855, aged 80y, 8d|
|FLETCHER||Mary, w/o Benjamin Fletcher||died Jul 1, 1864, aged 80y|
|FLETCHER||Benjamin, Jr.||died Apr 12, 1869, aged 68y|
|PHILLIPS||Catherine M., w/o Rev. B. Phillips||died Feb 4, 1849, aged 44y, 7m|
|WRIGHT||Mrs. Rebekah, w/o Jonas Wright||died Apr 21, 1835, aged 82y, 1m, 16d|
|79||Large shale stone, face off|
|CROCKER||Sarah Wise, w/o Lemuel Crocker||died Oct 10, 1823, aged 86y||In Memory of
View bottom half of stone
|CROCKER||Lemuel D.||died Jun 24, 1819, aged 84y||From old record. Probably the headstone next to his wife, but the face is off.|
|105||CORWIN||Barnabas||died Jul 21, 1826, aged 70y||
Believe this to be the Barnabas Corwin who served in the American Revolution. In the DAR publication, Abstract of Graves of Revolutionary Patriots, Wilcox Cemetery, Locke, NY is credited with the burial of Barnabas Corwin. Wilcox Cemetery is actually located south of Genoa, Cayuga Co., NY on Rt. 34, and he does not appear on the list of burials for that cemetery. A Barnabas Corwin is listed in the Revolutionary War Rolls for New York, McClaughrey's Regiment of Ulster County Militia.
According to the Corwin Genealogy, Barnabas bought land in Cayuga Co., NY in 1795; he was then of New-Windsor, Orange Co., NY. A Barnabas Corwin is found in the 1800 census, Milton, Cayuga Co., NY, 1810 census, Genoa, Cayuga Co., NY and in the 1820 census in Lansing, Tompkins Co., NY. In all 3 census, Francis Drake is listed next to Barnabas. On Aug 29, 1826 Palmer Baker, Josiah Todd and Simeon P. Strong of Lansing were named commissioners for Eleanor Corwin, widow of Barnabas. In part, land bounded on east and south by Francis Drake. In his will he names his wife, Eleanor, his only daughter, Anne, wife of Benjamin C. Reeves, his eldest son, Abraham and his youngest son, William. The executor of his Will was Daniel Corwin.
|Lots 119 and 149 have no markers and no records|
|81||CONKLIN||Hatty, d/o Charles & Matilda Conklin||died Sep 29, 1862, aged 1m, 2d||Sweet Little Flower on Earth so Fair
Has Gone to Heaven to Blossom There
|THOMSON||Harriet, d/o A.W. & Sally M. Thomson||died Jul 3, 1854, aged 3y||Can no longer read day of death on headstone, so using day from old record.|
|THOMSON||Jane, d/o A.W. & Sally Thomson||died Mar 12, 1849, aged 1y, 4m|
|SMITH||Sarah Maria, d/o J. & S. Smith||died Dec 2, 1843, aged 1y|
|SMITH||Charles, s/o J. & S. Smith||Impossible to read dates in 2009; old records have conflicting dates: died Nov 13, 1846, aged 4y [IP] and died Nov 18, 1840, aged 4y [DPW]|
|SMITH||Joseph, s/o Joseph & Sally M. Smith||died Mar 9, 1845, aged 6m||Headstone not found in 2009; using old record of Dora Pope Worden|
|Lots 103 and 121 have no markers and no records|
|143||AMERMAN||Hannah, w/o Daniel A. Amerman||died Apr 7, 1833, aged 44y||Headstone impossible to read in 2009; from old record [DPW]|
|101||BOWER||Nathan||died Oct 23, 1856, aged 47y, 2m|
|BOWER||Julia Ann, w/o Nathan Bower||died Feb 10, 1882|
|BOWER||Samuel, s/o Nathan & Julia Ann Bower||died Apr 6, 1835, aged 3m, 13d||Headstone not found in 2009|
|Broken stone. Only thing that can be read on this stone is an age: 67y, 6m, 24d|
|BOWER||George, s/o Nathan & Julia Ann Bower||died Aug 17, 1840, aged 2y, 8m|
|Headstone that is unreadable as face of stone has come off.|
|Lots 123 and 141 no markers found, no records available for these lots|
|99||BEACH||Goerge W.||died Jun 20, 1874, aged 46y, 1m, 4d|
|BEACH||Mary Pangborn(e)||No Dates||Headstone not found in 2009; old record had maiden name as Pauglorne. Flora I. Beach, dau. of George and Mary (Pangborn) Beach, b. abt. 1867 in Lansingville, NY, married Sep 11, 1887, Ithaca, NY, Allen J. Leonard, son of Harvey and Lisetta Jane (Allen) Leonard.|
|Lots 125 and 139, no markers found, no records available for these lots.|
|97||BASCOM||Rev. John||died Mar 2, 1828, aged 43y||Laura Bascom, w/o Rev. John Bascom buried in Ludlowville Pine Grove Cemetery with their daughter, Mary Bascom.|
|BASCOM||F.C. (Fidelia Cornelia), d/o Rev John Bascom||1822 - 1903|
|BEAUMONT||F.||May 12, 1799 - Sep 21, 1888|
|BEAUMONT||H.N.E., d/o Rev. John Bascom & w/o F. Beaumont||1816 - 1897|
|127||SMITH||Jacob||Nov 9, 1801 - Oct 8, 1863|
|SMITH||Joseph||died Oct 27, 1844, aged 33y|
|SMITH||John||died Dec 13, 1832, aged 30y|
|SMITH||Henry||died Oct 1, 1855, aged 81y|
|SMITH||Sarah, w/o Henry Smith||died Aug 9, 1865, aged 88y|
|SMITH||Fanny, d/o Henry & Sarah Smith||died May 12, 1855, aged 35y|
|137||HARGIN||Mark||died Apr 7, 1834, aged 62y|
|CALHOUN||John||died Nov 9, 1875, aged 59y 8m||Spelled Calhoon on headstone|
|CLARK||Mary E., w/o W.F. Clark||1853 - 1886|
|CLARK||Grace E., d/o Mary E. & W.F. Clark||1880 - 1894|
|89S||FRITTS||Charles||died Mar 17, 1880, aged 42y, 1m, 10d||21st N.Y. Cav., Co. M|
|FRITTS||Mary Ann, w/o Charles Fritts||died Oct 15, 1879, aged 37y, 3m, 9d|
|FRITTS||Ann, w/o Jacob Fritts||died Apr 26, 1870, aged 80y|
|89N||LYON||Martin||died Aug 31, 1859, aged 76y, 11m, 3d|
|LYON||Sarah, w/o Martin Lyon||died Jul 22, 1827||Stone is sunk into the ground and the age at death cannot be read. Old records conflict, one has 39y while the other has 42y|
|LYON||Rachel, w/o Martin Lyon||died Jul 13, 1840, aged 47y, 13d|
|LYON||Hesther, w/o Moses Lyon||died Apr 8, 1824, aged 31y, 3m, 21d|
|LYON||Theophilius P.||died Aug 26, 1870, aged 70y, 2m, 8d|
|LYON||Mary, w/o Theophilius Lyon||died Aug 31, 1830, aged 32y, 9m, 3d|
|LYON||Amy, 2nd w/o Theophilius Lyon||died Sep 25, 1844, aged 42y, 1m, 12d|
|95 & 129||LYON||Deacon Caleb, Jr., s/o Caleb & Rachel (Mead) Lyon||died Jul 1, 1856, aged 84y||A Rootsweb gedcom has that he was born 22 DEC 1772 in Greenwich, Fairfield Co, CT, and married Amy Peck.|
|LYON||Amy Peck, w/o Deacon Caleb Lyon, Jr.||died Jul 30, 1843, aged 66y||A Rootsweb gedcom has that Amy (Peck) Lyon was born abt. 1776 in Greenwich, Fairfield Co, CT to David and Anne (Rundel) Peck.|
|LYON||Deacon Caleb, s/o Caleb & Eunice (Mead) Lyon||died Aug 18, 1832, aged 88y, 6m||
Headstone inscribed: Born in Conn., Fairfield, Greenwich, 1744, died in Genoa, Cayuga Co., N.Y.
Caleb Lyon was an Armourer in the 9th Regiment Connecticut Militia under Capt. Mathew Mead, August 3 through Sept. 6, 1776, giving him Land Bounty Rights. Also October 1776 as private in Capt. Laurence's Company in Colonel Thaddeus Crane's Regiment.
|LYON||Rachel Mead, w/o Deacon Caleb Lyon||died Jun 19, 1821, aged 75y, 9m, 9d||A Rootsweb gedcom has that Rachel Mead was born 31 Aug 1745 in Greenwich, Fairfield, CT to Benjamin and Martha (Ferris) Mead.|
|LYON||Enan, s/o Caleb & Rachel Lyon||died Dec 9, 1819, aged 42y, 3m, 24d|
|LYON||Elizabeth, d/o Enan & Elizabeth (Webb) Lyon||died Nov 23, 1819, aged 18y|
|LYON||Angeline, d/o Enan & Elizabeth (Webb) Lyon||died Jul 30, 1822, aged 7y|
|LYON||Luther||died Jun 5, 1830, aged 55y, 12d|
|LYON||Ruth, w/o Luther Lyon||died Jan 28, 1843, aged 66y, 1m, 6d|
|WEBB||Hoyt||died Jul 27, 1838, aged 54y, 6m, 15d|
|WEBB||Abia Lyon, w/o Hoyt Webb||died Apr 21, 1875, aged 87y, 8m, 20d|
|WEBB||Thomas Lyon, s/o Hoyt & Abia Webb||died Nov 10, 1833, aged 25y, 11m, 22d|
|WEBB||Aaron R.||died Apr 9, 1861, aged 53y, 7m, 15d, in Melmore, Ohio|
|WEBB||Calvin, s/o Hoyt & Abia Webb||died Apr 12, 1857, aged 30y, 9m, in Lake Crystal, Minn.|
|WEBB||Abia||died Mar 13, 1886, aged 65y, 9m, 13d|
|WEBB||Charlotte||died Jun 9, 1884, aged 75y, 5m, 21d|
|WEBB||Marvin Hoyt, s/o Hoyt & Abia Webb||died Nov 24, 1824, aged 11y, 6m, 6d|
|WEBB||Rachel, d/o Hoyt & Abia Webb||died Jan 21, 1837, aged 18y, 11m, 2d|
|135||STRONG||Edgar||died Jun 30, 1867, aged 39y, 2m, 5d||Believe this was Samuel Strong's adoped son, Edgar, as named in Samuel's will.
Age cannot be read on headstone in 2009; taken from old record
|91||BARBER||Betsey L., w/o David Barber||died Apr 25, 1852, aged 46y, 8m, 25d|
|BARBER||Betsey, d/o David & Sally S. Barber||died Jun 29, 1854, aged 27y, 5m|
|BARBER||Timothy, s/o David & Betsey Barber||died Jun 2, 1841, aged 9y, 11m, 18d|
|BARBER||Mary||died aged 3m, 13d||No Dates|
|93||MITCHELL||J.N. & H.B.
|Headstone found in 2010. Impossible to read anything other than "Our Babes"|
|HOLDEN||Charles Nelson||1825 - 1914|
|HOLDEN||Ruth L. Brown, w/o Charles Nelson Holden and d/o David & Rebecca Lyon Bower||d. Oct 8, 1873, aged 45y 5m 10d||Date/age no longer legible; taken from old record.|
|BOWER||David||died Mar 4, 1839, aged 35y, 6m|
|BOWER||Rebecca Lyon, w/o David Bower||died Apr 4, 1865, aged 55y, 2m|
|BOWER||Amy S., w/o Theophilus Bower||died Sep 23, 1844|
|BOWER||Nelson, s/o John & Philinda Bower||died Jan 12, 1842, aged 18y|
|BOWER||Phillinda, w/o John Bower||died Aug 24, 1823, aged 20y, 10m|
|131||WEST||Oliver||died Apr 26, 1829, aged 52y, 3m, 3d|
|WEST||William, s/o Oliver & Amy West||died Jan 27, 1803, aged 6 weeks||another record has died Jan 23, 1803; face of stone is off|
|BACKUS||Thomas||died Apr 1, 1821, aged 41y|
|BACKUS||Frederick, s/o Thomas & Rebecca Backus||No Dates|
|BACKUS||Charles, s/o Thomas & Rebecca Backus||No Dates|
|133||LEVALLEY||Sarah, w/o Christopher Levalley||died Aug 10, 1838, aged 58y, 6m, 21d|
|LEVALLEY||Mr. Christopher||died Mar 20, 1837, aged 62y, 2m, 2d|
|LEVALLEY||Mr. Charles M.||died Feb 16, 1836, aged 27y, 14d|
|LEVALLEY||Mr. Horace M.||died Feb 16, 1827, aged 25y, 2m, 9d|
|LEVALLEY||James C., s/o Christopher & Sally Levalley||died Sep 21, 1819, aged 14y, 11m, 6d|
|MINER||Esther||died Mar 5, 1826, aged 85y|
|The following burials are taken from the old records that were done in the 1930's and 1950's. There are no association records for these burials to indicate a lot number and the headstones were not found in 2009.|
|BEACH||Warren||1857 - 1883||Old record had burial in Lot 6 with Reuben Beach.|
|BREES||Alvira, w/o Moses Brees||died Feb 25, 1844, aged 23y, 2m, 13d||another record has age of death as 23y, 3m, 13d|
|LUCY||died Jun 30, 1894, aged 32y||Note: Surname for these burials might be Luce or Luse rather than Lucy|
|LUCY||Little Clarence||1883 - 1885, aged 2y|
|LUCY||Frank C.||No Dates|
|LUCY||Lucy||died May 2, 1845, aged 2y, 1m, 17d|
|SALISBURY||Sarah, w/o Thomas Salisbury||died Jun 19, 1879, aged 58y|
|SMITH||A. Burr||d. 1922 aged 80y||Son of Samuel Star Smith|
|SMITH||Helen Bower, his wife||d. 1928, aged 83y||Daughter of Amos & Eliza Minturn Bower.
Headstone not found, no burial records. Parents are interred in German Cemetery.
|STRONG||Freeman||died Apr 9, 1866, aged 68y||
Born abt. 1798, son of Amos & Polly (Goodwin) Strong. Believe that some on-line genealogies have Freeman incorrectly named and placed into the Strong Family as "Truman" born 1798 to Benajah and Jane (Cochrane) Strong. Freeman would have been a grandson, rather than a son, of Benajah & Jane Strong.
Amos Strong b. 1771 married Polly Goodwin, daughter of William & Ruth Goodwin. In a 1825 Tompkins County deed, Amos Strong conveys to his legal heirs, namely: Sally Sellen (born 1794-96) wife of John Sellen; Willis Strong; Freeman Strong, b. abt. 1798; Catherine Davis (born 1800) wife of Peter Davis; she married 2nd Eldad Jackson, burials in Inlet Valley Cemetery in Ithaca; Amos Strong; William Strong, Betsey Brown, wife of Joshua Brown, Hiram Strong, Charles Strong and Anna Maria Strong.
William Goodwin's will dated June 17, 1825, proven January 23, 1826, names in part, William Strong, son of Amos Strong, to whom he left $100.00.
Freeman Strong married Mary (Polly) Denison on Feb. 11, 1819. Mary Denison was born 25 Nov 1800, d. Oct. 24, 1832, buried in Wilcox Cemetery, Genoa, Cayuga Co., NY. She was the daughter of Charles & Sarah (Henderson) Denison. Known sons of Freeman and Mary (Denison) Strong are Jerome B., Charles, and Rufus; a daughter, Lida (Alida?) is mentioned in a few on-line genealogies but nothing further is known about her. 1820, 1830 and 1840 census seem to confirm that Freeman had 3 sons and 1 daughter. In the 1865 New York State Census for Lansing, Freeman Strong indicated that he had been married twice. He was living with his sister, Sally (Strong) Sellen Sweazy.
William B. Hall of Willseyville, Tioga, NY married Elizabeth A. Strong. After they married, they resided for the rest of their lives in King Ferry, Cayuga, NY, possibly in the Goodyear's Corners area. Elizabeth Strong Hall's death certificate gives her father as Freeman Strong and mother as May Bricebridge. May Bricebridge might have been Freeman's second wife and she might have been Elizabeth's mother but Elizabeth consistently stated that she was born in March of 1832, however, she also consistently stated that she was born in Ohio. Freeman's wife, Mary Denison died in October 1832. If dates are correct and if Freeman is the father of Elizabeth A. Strong, then she would be the daughter of Mary Denison. But there are a lot of "ifs". Would appreciate anyone researching this family who might have clues or suggestions, to please contact: email@example.com.
Thank you Harold Hooper for transcribing these records into digital format, Dora Pope Worden's records.
Updated by Janet M. Nash, from the records of Dora Pope Worden, Isabelle Parish, and obits.
Thank you Darlene Jackson for sending information about the Lanes and Wagers.
Thank you Jennifer Mac Manes for sending information about the Mac Manes.
Thank you Harris B. Dates for sending in updates for the Mastins.
Thank you Jean Rumsey for sending in updates for the Swayzes.
Thank you Carolyn Murphy for updates to the Lyons.
Thank you Dawn Roe for donating photos of headstones for the Lyon and Bower families.
Thank you Andrew Halladay for donating photos of headstones for the Bower family.
Thank you Sheryl Monroe for your updates to the records (2008).
Thank you, Lansingville Cemetery Association, for donating your records. This updated record is a combination of Association burial records, inscriptions recorded from headstones by walking this cemetery, obituaries, the old records of either Isabelle Parish or Dora Pope Worden for those headstones that can no longer be found or the ones that are now impossible to read and for which there are no Association records, along with family records provided by Darlene Jackson and Cheryl Salsman (2009).
Thank you Jerry Minturn for donating Minturn headstone photos.
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