TOWN HILL CEMETERY

SOUTH EGREMONT, MASS

 

“On cross-road between North Egremont and Hillsdale Road.

 Beginning at left corner.”

 

 

     *  Revolutionary War Veteran

           *  Civil War Veteran

 

MEACH                         Mrs. Lydia E.,

                   Franklin L., s. John & Malinda, d. June 9, 1842, age 10 mo.

 

DOTY                           George W., s. Samuel & Elizabeth d. Apr 10, 1849, age 22 yrs

                   Maryette, d. Samuel & Elizabeth d. Jun 10, 1844, age 2 yrs

                   Morgan J., s. Ezbon & Nancy, d. Sept 18, 1845, age 3 yrs.

 

PALMATIER                 * George.W.,

“Corp Co. E 49th Mass Vol., Inf

 

HOUGHTALING          William d. Jul 10, 1886, age 87 yrs

                   Hannah, his wife, d. May 28, 1884, age 80 yrs

                   Helena, their daughter d. May 2, 1863, age 21 yrs

                   Margaret I., their daughter, d. Oct 6, 1852, age 7 yrs

 

GUNN                           George N. son of Daniel & Rubie, d. March 25, 1832, age 5 yrs

 

BUNCE                         Hannah, wife of Ephraim, d. Apr 1852, age 82 yrs

                   (WELLS) Hannah, dau. Benjamin & Rebecca, d. _____ age 4 yrs

                   Marinda, dau. Benjamin & Rebecca, d. Nov 24, 1838, age 8 mos

 

KARNER                       * Levi, Rev Sold. d. Jan 21, 1818, in 67th yr

                   (KELLOGG)Polly, his wife, d. Oct 11, 1828 in 60th yr

                   * Jacob, Rev. Sold. d. Feb 8, 1817 in 84th yr

“Sacred to the memory of Mr Jacob Karner who departed this life February 8, 1817 in the 84th year of his age”

                (KELLOGG)Lucy, his wife, d. Feb 28, 1817 in 76th yr

“Sacred to the memory of Mrs Lucy Karner wife of Mr Jacob Karner who departed this life February 28th, 1817 in the 76th year of her age”

 

KELLOGG                    Lydia, wife of Moses, d. Jun 4, 1825, in 87th yr

 

HOLLENBECK             Betsey, d. Jul 19, 1887 age 76 yrs

                   Artemas, her son d. Sept 26, 1910, age 68 yrs

 

BRUNSON                    Egbert d. Apr 15, 1833, age 40 yrs

                   Sylvester, d. Mar 15, 1832, age 42 yrs

                   Fanny, d. Mar 18, 1831, age 35 yrs

                   John, d. Sept 24, 1833, age 70 yrs

                   Huldah, his wife, d. Sept 17, 184?, age 72 yrs

 

NOBLE                         Ezekiel, d. Oct 20, 1816, in 72nd yr

“Sacred to the memory of Ezekiel Noble who departed this life October 20th 1816 in the 72nd year of his age”

 

BOARDMAN                Charles, s. Charles & Ruth d. Apr 18, 1839, in 18th yr

                   Sarah, dau of Charles & Ruth d. Oct 23, 1830 in 21st yr

                   Rebecca, dau of Charles & Ruth d. May 30, 1830 in 24th yr

               

HINMAN                      Lucy, wife ____ ?

 

JOYNER                    Frank S., 1854-1934

                                      “Joyner, Frank S 1854-1934, Mary L Blunt his wife 1857-1894, Nellie M 1886-1888”

                   (BLUNT) Mary L 1857-1894         

                   Nellie, 1886-1918

                   Gordon d. Sept 29. 1854 age 61 yrs

                   “Gordon Joyner died in hope of glorious immortality on the 29th of September 1854

 aged 61 years (sentiment) (on the back: Nancy Atwood wife of Gordon Joyner died

 Oct 1, 1884 aged 91”

                   (ATWOOD) Nancy, his wife, d. Oct 1, 1884, age 91 yrs

                   * Capt. Octavius, d. Sept 24, 1827 in 66th yr

                   “Died Sept 24, 1827 Capt Octavius Joyner in the 66th year of his age”

                   (HALLENBECK) Esther, his relict, d. Oct 16, 1847 in 84th yr

                   “Esther wife of Capt Octavius Joyner died Oct 16, 1847 in the 84th year of her age”

                   * Capt. Robert, d. Nov 11, 1802 in 77th yr Rev Sold-1st Capt in Town of Egremont

“In memory of Capt Robert Joyner who died November 11th 1802 in the 77th year of his age, and the first Captain in the Town of Egremont            

                   (LOOMIS) Lucy, his wife, d. Feb 9, 1801 age 70 yrs

“In memory of Mrs Lucy Joyner wife of Capt Robert Joyner who died February 9th 1801 aged 70 years”

                   Lovina, their dau, d. Jul 21, 1782 in 23rd yr

“In memory of Lovinia Joyner daughter of Capt Robert and Mrs Lucy Joyner who died January 21, 1787 in the 23rd year of her age”

                   Tabitha, dau. Robert & Lucy, d. Jul 21, 1782, age 25 yrs

“Tabitha ye dau to Capt Robert & Mrs Lucy Joyner died Jun 21, 1782 AE 25 (sentiment) (This is the only old slate stone in the cemetery. All the others, except the central obelisk, are of white marble)

                   Tabitha, Dau. Octavius & Esther d. May 20, 1787 age 13 mos

“Tabitha, daughter Mr Octavius & Mrs Ester Joyner who died May 20, 1787 aged 13 months”

                   Infant son of Octavius & Esther, b&d Oct 23, 1809

                   Philo, son of Octavius & Esther, d. Dec 18, 1871 age 87 yrs

                   (CHURCH) Mary, his wife d. Nov 23, 1839, age 54 yrs

                   their infant, d. Feb 19, 1816, age 8 weeks

                   Infant of Robert O. & Sarah, d. July 18, 1847

 

FUNK                            George, 1845-1916

                   Sophia, his wife 1848-1886                  

                   Mary F., his wife 1846-1910

                   Gracie, dau. William & Lena, age 3 yrs

 

ABBOTT                       Holly, d. Apr 19, 1855, age 70 yrs

 

CHAPMAN                   Betsey, dau Charles & Mehitable, d. Dec 3, 1847 age 35 yrs

 

HART                            Newton, d. Jan 24, 1868 age 74 yrs, 8 mos

                   Martha S, his wife, d. Sept 14, 1880 age 77 yrs, 7 mos

                   Urania, their dau. b. Jun 13, 1831; d. Jun 12, 1855

                   Lydia, their dau, d. Sept 18, 1830 age 6 mos

                   Martin, their son, d. May 4, 1846 age 5 yrs

 

UPSON                         Theodocia, d. July 17, 1823 age 18 yrs

 

VAN DEUSEN              Lucy, wife of Harry, d. May 22, 1826, age 26 yrs, 7 mos

 

JOYNER                         Charles S., b. Mar 30, 1817; d. Oct 28, 1888    

                                      "Charles S Joyner born Mar 30, 1817 Died Oct 25, 1888"      

                   (CRIPPEN) Betsey, his wife, d. Jun 7, 1875 age 58 yrs

                   "Betsey Crippen wife of Charles S Joyner Died June 7, 1875 aged 58"

                   Seymour, d. Aug 8, 1868

                   "Seymour Joyner died Aug 8, 1868"

                   (ABBOTT) Lois, his wife, d. Sept 8, 1871, age 76 yrs

                   "Lois Abbott wife of Seymour Joyner died Sept 8, 1871 aged 76"

 

HARRIS                        Agnes, dau G.E. & T.E., d. May 20, 1876, age 8 mos

                   Freddie, son G.E. & T.E. d. Oct 8, 1877, age 2 mos

"Harris, Agnes M Died May 20, 1876 aged 8 months 9 days, Freddie Died October 8, 1877 age 2 months 1 day. Children of Exx G.E.A.T.B Harris” (comment: most likely George E Harris)

 

WINCHELL                   (DARY) Eunice, wife of Erastus, d. Apr 9, 1823 (or 5), age 30 yrs

                   (SPAULDING) Almira, wife of Erastus

 

WINCHELL                  Solomon, b. Aug 6, 1785; d. Aug. 12, 1862

                   (NEWMAN) Lydia, his wife, b. Aug 11, 1802; d. Aug 14, 1871

                   Minnie E., b. Jun 15, 1861; d. Aug 30, 1865

                   Frances E., b. Dec 15, 1863; d. Jan 26, 1882

                   (daughters of S.B. & K.M.)

                   Sabra E., b. Sept 8, 1830; d. Oct 8, 1873

                   (JOYNER) Isabella L., d. Mar 6, 1890, age 57 yrs

 

WARREN                          John H., d. Mar 25, 1889, age 68 yrs

                   (BIGNAL) Julia J., 1833-1925

 

SMITH                          George W., 1847-1922

                   (WARREN) Minnie, his wife 1866-1941

 

NEWMAN                    Rev. Ira, d. Jul 19, 1880 age 84 yrs

                   Cornelia, his wife d. Jan 11, 1865, age 67 yrs

                   Joyner d. Aug 30, 1912 age 80 yrs

                   (MESSENGER) Julia N., d. Jan 31, 1880 age 60 yrs.

                   Seth, b. Jan 8, 1772; d. June 26, 1855

                   Sabra, his wife., d. Oct 13, 1843, age 68 yrs

                   Lovinnica, their dau d. May 15, 1812 age 5 yrs

                   Seth, d. Sept 28, 1886, age 70 yrs

                   Lucinda, his wife., d. Jun 17, 1860, age 39 yrs

                   Henry s. Ira & C. d. Apr 18, 1832, age 14 yrs

                   Vienna, dau. I & C d. Dec 11, 1831, age 15 yrs

                   Seth E., d. Jun 1, 1872, age 44 yrs

                   Dea. Samuel d. Oct 9, 1821, age 73 yrs

                    Eunice, his relict, d. Dec 10, 1825, age 77 yrs

                   (broken stone, perhaps Permelia)

                   Mary P., dau of Samuel & Permelia, d. 1829, age 15 yrs

                   Richard H., d. Jun 12, 1861, age 32 yrs

                   Rufus, E son of R & Calista, d. Aug 22, 1847, age 24 yrs

                   Charles W. infant of R & C

                   William Allen, s. R & C d. Sept 1826, age 1 yr

                   Willie & Ira, son of E.E. & K.O.

 

LASHER                        Mark, d. Mar 27, 1884 age 87 yrs

                   Hannah, his wife d. May 8, 1873, age 77 yrs

                   Morgan H., their son d. May 27, 1842 age 18 yrs

                   Cornelia, d. Jan 25 1903 age 81 yrs

                   Morgan L. s. Robert 7 Elizabeth, d. Jul 4, 1869 age 5 yrs

 

LOVE                             William, d. Jul 2, 1855 age 35 yrs

 

STICKLES                    Cynthia Ann, d. Apr 6, 1882 age 82 yrs

 

MACKLEY                    Christine, d. Apr 17, 1827 age 67 yrs

 

BECKWITH                  Elijah C., d. Apr 1, 1833 age 33 yrs  

       

FIELD                            S.C. d. Dec 6, 1825 age 14 mos.

 

CRIPPEN                      Edmund, b. Nov 5, 1810; d. Jul 15, 1877

                   (NEWMAN) Louisa, his wife b. Jan 30, 1812; d. Jan 9, 1890

                   M. Frances, b. Jun 27, 1841; d. May 14, 1889

                   William F., 1837-1926

                   Julia H., his wife 1839-1910

                   Joel, d. Feb 8, 1853, age 84 yrs

                   Betsey, his wife, d. May 20, 1840, age 66 yrs

                   Julianna, their dau., d. Jan 17, 1823, age 11 yrs

 

LAMAN                         Mrs. Sarah, of Alford, d. Jan 1805, age 64 yrs

 

RACE                            Andrew I., d. Jan 18, 1862, age 67 yrs

                   Nancy A., his wife, d. Dec 21, 1855 age 62 yrs

 

WINCHELL                   * Martin, d Nov 23, 1838, age 76 yrs

                   (SPRAGUE) Mercy, his wife, d. Nov 25, 1838, age 73 yrs

                   Lydia, their dau., d. Feb 9, 1822, age 26 yrs

                   Ephraim, d. of Smallpox, Nov 30, 1837, age 37 yrs

 

SORNBORGER             Frederick, d. Jun 14, 1816, age 84 yrs

 

KING                             David I., 1798-1836

                   (BACON) Martha, his wife, 1800-1891

                   Mary L., 1820-1892

                   Jane E., 1822-1895

                   * Elijah, d. Sept 21, 1825, age 67 yrs

                   (WILLIAMS) Isabella, his wife, d. Dec 11, 1825, age 62 yrs

                   Sarah W., their dau. d. Aug 2, 1820, age 30 yrs

                   William T., d. May 7, 1821, age 18 yrs

 

PERSONS                     Eli, d. May 22, 1822 age 72 yrs

                   Sarah, his wife d Mar 9, 1815, age 68 yrs

                   Lewis, d. May 10, 1852 age 87 yrs

                   Esther, his wife, d. Oct 4, 1829 age 55 yrs

                   Ann, their dau., d. Aug 30, 1822, age 27 yrs

 

WOOSTER                    Nancy, d. May 20, 1822 age 23 yrs

 

KLINE                           Jacob, b. Jan 1, 1766; d. Aug 20, 1841

                   (WEED) Lucy, his widow, b. Sept 1, 1782; d. Sept 20, 1880

                   Lucy, their dau., b Jan 21, 1823; d. Oct 28, 1851

                   Lucius, their son, 1820-1821

 

BIGNAL                        Charlotte, wf Abram, d. Jun 22, 1874, age 65 yrs

 

RACE                            Philip, d. Mar 26, 1849, age 73 yrs

                   Eve, his wife d. Mar 21, 1837, age 53 yrs

 

BRACE                          Charles, d. Jun 28, 1837 age 37 yrs

 

CLINE                           John, son of Horace & Leely, d. Mar 23, 1834 age 8 yrs

 

WELCH                         Colonel, d. June 1900

 

KOPCHAFSKY             John, d. Nov 7, 1880 age 52 yrs

 

PAYNE                          William, d. Mar 13, 1826, age 40 yrs

                   (an old broken stone)

                   William F. s. W.E. & Abigail, d. Mar 13, 1835 in 25th yr

 

Sources: 1. Tombstone Inscriptions in Southern Berkshire Towns of Egremont, Monterey, and Mount Washington,

Berkshire Anathaeum, Pittsfield, MA & Mason Library, Great Barrington, MA.

2. Cemetery visited & photographed by Michele Valenzano 2003

3. Manuscript, Joseph M Kellogg 1885-1945

 

 

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