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Lawrence Cemetery
Town of Catharine, Schuyler co., NY
 

List composed by William E. Fenton.
This is considered the most up-to-date list which is
kept on file in the local historical society.
 

"Located on the west side of Cayuta Lake Road (Rt 224) .9 miles
past the intersection of Co Rt 10. Beside the Chapel. Overgrown
but accessible.  All stones checked June 1997 by W. E. Fenton.
Any information in (   ) is not on the stones and should be checked."


LAWRENCE CEMETERY
Town of Catharine
 

Abel, Phebe A wife of Elias  d.5-13-1887 age 61

Baker, W H  d.6-21-1881 age 65

Beardsley, Ichabod  d.5-19-1900 age 83-11-23 (10TH NY CAV)
           Sally A his wife  b.10-15-1819  d.12-12-1883

Beckwith, George son of L & Mary  d.8-15-1872 age 1mo 15d
          May dau of L & Mary  d.2-24-1874 age 9mo

Campbell, Jane G wife of Adam  b.2-3-1822  d.1-19-1891
                 dau of Samuel & Elizabeth Lawrence

Davis, Isaiah  d.9-13-1861 age 47

Ervey, Infant son of Sylvester & Melissa d.9-20-1864

Frost, Ethlinda  d.1-24-1848 age 8yr 5mo
                adopted dau of Henry & Julia Ward

Ganong,  Bazalel  d.9-15-1863 age 47-8-25
         Emeline Misner his wife d.2-7-1914 age 93-4-22
Ganoung, Elias S  b.5-13-1809  d.3-3-1882
         Sarah Ann his wife  d.3-4-1885 age 71
         Jamima their dau  d.3-2-1846 age 5-3-16
         Jonathan their son  d.7-24-1860 age 17-1-4
         Kate their dau  d.6-21-1860 age 21-7-7
Ganoung, Sally Maria dau of Robert  d.1-1-1845 age infant

Henry, Joseph son of William & Catharine  d.8-12-1832 age infamt

Jameson, Andrew  d.6-15-1832  age ?

King, George W  d.12-27-1869 age 26-3-8
      Elizabeth his wife  d.9-22-1873 age 31-3-29
                only dau of Bazalel & Emeline Ganung
      Emma A their dau  d.10-30-1867 age 1mo 8d
King, Orin  d.1-17-1870 age 47yr 9mo

Lawrence, Johnathan S MD  b.1-1-1808  d.7-10-1884
                    son of Samuel & Eliz born in NYC
          Mary Richardson his wife  b.3-18-1814  d.9-9-1840
          Elizabeth their dau born Elmira  d.8-8-1839 age 3mo 22d
          Samuel S their son born Elmira 8-25-1840 d. NYC 7-27-1885
Lawrence, John I  b.1-5-1812  d.7-3-1866  son of Samuel & Eliz’
          Arthur Bruce son of John & Agnes  d.8-24-1855 age 1-3-10
Lawrence, Samuel born in Newton, Queens Co NY 5-23-1773 died at
                 Cayuta Lake, Chemung Co (Now Schuyler) 10-20-1837
          Elizabeth his wife born NYC 6-26-1780  d.NYC 3-8-1854
          Abraham their son born Cayuta 6-1-1818  d.12-18-1878
          Judith Margaret their dau  b.9-25-1816  d.9-15-1834
          Richard their son  b.5-14-1814  d.9-3-1832
          Samuel their son born NYC 1-12-1810  d.10-16-1882
                   Buried at Trinity Church Cemetery in NY City
          Wm Horatio their son  b.11-29-1823  d.8-10-1832

Morgan, Sally Maria dau of Isaiah/Margaret Davis d.6-11-1856 age 19

Owen, Sarah wife of Samuel  d.8-4-1887 age 52-2-14

Richardson, Cornelia Ruth wife of Thomas  b.9-29-1805  d.4-8-1881
                    dau of Samuel & Elizabeth Lawrence born NYC
Richardson, Henrietta Louisa wife of Isaac  b.3-23-1820  d.9-4-1845
                    dau of Samuel & Elizabeth Lawrence

Wagner, Margaret  d.6-17-1882 age 82

Walker, Levi  d.2-9-1857 age 58
        Rachael (his wife)  d.4-24-1859 age 64
Walker, Samuel  d.1-21-1887 age 64
        Martha his wife  d.9-20-1872 age 40-6-14
        Samuel Jr. their son  d.10-17-1874 age 6

Willson, Jean D dau of Samuel & Maggie D  b.8-12-1888  d.9-28-1888
 

Fountainebleau Inn is just north of the Cemetery and this was the home of the Lawrence’s. In the basement is one gravestone cemented in the floor.  This reads as follows.
          “Anna wife of -------   d.3-3-1826 age 43”

The line that gave the name of her husband was chisled out and unreadable. One story about that is that she was an Indian and was buried in the Lawrence Cemetery and some member of the family didn’t want people to know about her since she was Indian. The other story is simply that the stone came from the Connecticut Hill Cemetery.
 



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