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Barnes Hill Cemetery

Town of Van Etten, Chemung County, New York

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Read by  Joseph Boyd in 1979

Typed by Ruth BRYAN Coffelt

Photo by Joyce M. Tice May 6, 2000

Barnes Hill Cemetery
Located in the Town of Van Etten, north of the Barnes Hill Road and south of the village of Van Etten.
Stones copied by Joseph Boyd on October 22, 1979.
 
Last Name First Name Date of Birth Date of Death Age Inscription/Relationship/Comments
ANDRUS ELIZABETH


See entry for Benjamin B. BARNS
ANDRUS RICHARD, REV. 1764
ANDRUS ELIZA  1770 02/24/1834 63y 9m Wife of RICHARD ANDRUS
ANDRUS THOMAS N. 1802 1844
(An original tombstone nearby states "d Jan 2, 1844, aged 40y 11m 18d." It has a break through the age line. An error was made somewhere as this makes his birthdate January 15, 1803.)
ANDRUS MARY D. 1812 1891
His Wife (Both epitaphs appear on a shaft type monument, on the ground. There may be additional names on the shaft, but it is too heavy to roll over to read.)
BARNS BENJAMIN B. 1807 1876

BARNS ELIZABETH ANDRUS 1807 1880
His Wife
BARNS CORNELIA 1831 1831

BARNS MINERVA 1835 1841

BARNS RUTH 1849 1863

BARNS SUSAN 1833 1894

BARNS ELIZA 1842 1908
(The latter five names appear on the back of the tombstone.)
BARNS HARRIET A.


See entry for HARRIET A. BARNS EDWARDS.
(BROCK) HOWARD 1857 1949
(This small headstone shows only the first name and no dates, but a source in the Chemung County Historical Society states his name was BROCK and gives the dates. The grave is next to the one for LEWIS BROCK, and is sunk about 2 feet.)
(BROCK) JULIA 1843 1903
(This small tombstone contains only the first name and no dates, but a source in the Chemung County Historical Society states her last name was BROCK and gives the dates. The grave is next to the sunken grave of HOWARD BROCK.)
DAVIS SUSAN A. 02/11/1811 05/20/1895

DEAN MARY D. 1805 09/03/1837 32y 4m Wife of ELIJAH DEAN
EDWARDS WILLIAM R. 1838 1890

EDWARDS HARRIET A. BARNES 1837 1903
His Wife
EDWARDS FRANK 1859 1887
Their Son (Three above on a single tombstone.)
MILLION MARY O. 1833 1869
(Epitaph appears on the fallen THOMAS N. ANDRUS marker.)
VANETTEN MYRTLE M. 1882 1886
Daughter of E.F. & M.E. VANETTEN (The surname is all one word on the tombstone.)
Chemung County NY
Published On Tri-Counties Site On 5/06/2000
By Joyce M. Tice

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