NICHOLS CEMETERY

WAVERLY, NY

Transcribed and Contributed by: Eloise Wilson

Location:
Going east on I-86, take Nichols, N.Y. exit. At end of exit, turn right, cemetery is in view about 500 feet or so ahead, on the left.

Deaths taken from obituaries and old scrap books.
Death books # 1 & # 2 in Brad. Co. Courthouse
Personal survey done June, July 1999
1995 Bradford County History

Surname Given Name and Other Information
Johnson, Arthur F. 1878 - 1960

Maud C. Johnson 1879 - 1945

Joseph O. 1874 - 1917

Della S. 1875 - 1954

Mary L. Hawke 1903 - 1966

Fred D. 1900 - 1979 all on Rev. Benj Klauser lot
Johnson, Arthur L. June 2, 1945 -_____ Wife; Martha B. Johnson Dec. 26, 1945 Endicott , N.Y. - July

29, 1997 Athens, Pa. twp. Dau. of Lance and Helen Richardson Bogart. Married Arthur

" Louie" Nov. 7, 1964.
Johnson, Charles E. 1859 - 1944

Carrie L. 1861 - 1955

Harrison A. 1889 - 1918

Freeman E. 1886 - 1969

Howard F. 1884 - 1958 large family marker , K of C. emblem on it.
Johnson, Charles H. Aug. 4, 1833 Pa. - May 1, 1910 Waverly, N.Y. Son of Parley and Eliza

Manchester Johnson. Laura O.. Barnes, his wife Nov. 9, 1837 -

Nov. 22, 1893

" There is rest in heaven "
Johnson, Children of Clinton & Dellie

Lulu d. June 10, 1890 1yr, 10mos., 21 das. other child's name illeg.
Johnson, Clinton Jan. 3, 1849 - Feb. 22, 1908 Harriet D. Barnes, his wife Dec. 25, 1854 - Jan. 4, 1899

" Gone but not forgotten"

Lulu, their dau. July 19, 1885 - June 10, 1890

Infant daughter
Johnson, Daniel 1866 - 1952
Johnson, Fred D. 1861 - 1914

Walter J. 1887 - 1906

Lelia J. Sherwood 1862 - 1920 Rebekah marker

Jane K. 1841 - 1910

James M. dates sunk underground.
Johnson, Frederick W. Cox U.S. Navy W.W.-2 Jan. 9, 1916 - Feb. 27, 1995
Johnson, George son of Clinton and Harriet D. Apr. 3, 1884 - June 17, 1961
Johnson, Harris M. 1897 - Mar. 7, 1966 Binghamton, N.Y. W.W.-1 vet.

Wife; Marion Rutty 1897 - 1975
Johnson, Hugh 1876 - 1930 Wife; Julia Ann 1865 - 1924
Johnson, Jefferson June 8, 1826 - Jan. 8, 1907 Charlotte C, his wife Aug. 24, 1829 - Dec. 3, 1910

Lottie, dau. Dec. 12 1859
Johnson, John F. Oct. 8, 1845 Windham Twp., Pa. - 1931 ( J.M says died Feb. 27, 1920 ) Son of

Parley and Eliza Jane Merchant Johnson.

Wife; Lydia A. 1848 - 1921
Johnson, John A. Sept. 7, 1865 Nichols, N.Y.- Mar. 20, 1939 Waverly, N.Y. Son of Charles H. and

Laura O. Barnes Johnson Wife; Eunice Sherwood

Wife; Eunice Mar. 29, 1868 - Mar. 12, 1952 DAR Carantoun Chapter Dau. of James O. and

Alice Jordon Sherwood. ( her stone reads; 1868 - 1952 )
Johnson, Milton B. 1868 - 1955 Wife; Maude Harris 1872 - 1945
Johnson, Milton W. 1830 - 1915 Amanda Burgess, his wife 1833 - 1905
Johnson, Parley, Jr. d. July 20, 1886 79 yrs. Eliza J. Manchester ( Merchant ? )

, his wife d. Jan. 26, 1893 83 yrs.
Johnson, Raymond E. Mar. 28, 1914 Clyde, N.Y.- Mar.11,1977 Sayre, Pa. Son of Sol and Mina

Johnson

Wife; Dorothy Nov. 2, 1915 Wilmot Twp, Pa. - Aug. 15, 1988 Waverly, N.Y. Dau. of

Aaron Earl and Mildred Nellie Wells Woodruff.
Johnson, Scott W. Nov. 15, 1862 Conklin's Corners, near Orwell, Pa. - d Dec. 30, ? 80 yrs ae.

Son of George N. and Alice E. Chaffee Johnson. no year on obit.
Johnson, Tyler Jordon " GGGrandson" baby shoes engraved on stone Nov. 24, 1984
Johnson, Walter S. 1892 - 1955

Wife; Pauline M. Pearl Apr. 16, 1900 Owego, N.Y.- Sept. 10, 1986 Nichols, N.Y. Dau. of

Hiram and Mary Hotchkiss Pearl.
Johnson, William M. June 5, 1863 Windham, Pa. - Aug. 17, 1937 Waverly, N.Y. Son of Milton W. and

Amanda Burgess Johnson.

Wife; Emma W. 1867 - 1939 indiv,matching markes
Jones, Baby boy Oct. 31, 1940 Waverly, N.Y. Son of Llewellyn and Ruth Taylor Jones.
Jones, Barbara Ann July 24, 1937
Jones, Charles E. 1873 - 1960 Wife Rose D. 1875 - 1959
Jones, Clara 1860 - 1946 indiv, matching stibes with Lilliam Woodford
Jones, Elmer L. 1893 - 1954
Jones, Daisy P. 1907 - _______
Jones, Frances C. 1850 - 1966

Olive 1866 - 1909
Jones, Myron Hamblin d Oct. 2 65 yrs ae. ABT. Campbell Hall, Orange Co., N.Y.Son of David Jones, carpenter In 1880 moved from Nichols to Campbell Hall wife surv. ( Not sure he is buried in Nichols but was important to town, businessman and his children are buried here.)
Jones, children of M.H. and Elizabeth P. Jones. All died of scarlet fever same week no year given

Lenora Agnes Nov. 23, 6mos.

Caroline Esther Nov. 23, 2yrs, 10mos.

Katherine Devereox, Nov. 25, 8yrs, 2mos.
Jones, William L. Sept. 1, 1817 - _____ A lmira, his wife Mar. 6, 1837 - Apr. 10, 1891
Jordan, Lewis P. 1895 - 1961 Wife; Eva R. 1899 - 1989
Jorgenson, Arthur E. May 28, 1920 Brooklyn, N.Y. - Mar. 15, 1989 Sayre, Pa. Son of

Bjarne and Esther Jensen Jorgenson. W.W.-2 Tec 5, U.S. Army

Wife; Kathryn Kraft Jorgenson. May 22, 1922 Sayre, Pa. - May 3, 1989 Waverly, N.Y. Dau.

of John and Elizabeth Miller Kraft.

Dau, Helen K. 1952 - Mar. 14, 1967 Vineland, N.J.
Jorgenson, Bjarme Emil 1950 - 1950 son of Arthur E.
Jorgenson, Christian J. Apr. 18, 1995 " Our beloved son"
Joslin, A.E. Oct. 7, 1841 - Nov. 15, 1906

H.T. dates illeg.

John E, son of Edward and Ella June 16, 1901 - ________
Joslin, Edward May 29, 1864 - May 19, 1917

Ella High Sept. 9, 1886 - July 2, 1904

_____ Edwin Sept. 2, 1893 - Apr. 11, 1894
Joslin, Julia A. 1823 - 1897 buried in George E. Everett lot.
Joslyn, Faulk? Elizabeth Oct. 10?, 1895 - Apr. 9, 1949

Howard George Sept. 18, 1897 - Jan. 14, 1898 (3?)
Jung, Matilda 1872 - 1939 Mary 1875 - 1927 indiv. markers, alike
Karr, A. Geraldine Housel Aug. 21, 1911 - Aug. 21, 1974
Kaufelt, John Jan. 20, 1898 - Dec. 14, 1957 Wife; Rose May 3, 1897 - ________

Jackie 1929 - 1930
Kaufelt, Joseph N.Y. F1 U.S. Navy W.W.-1 Sept. 23, 1901 - May 8, 1965
Keeler, Lena B. 86, Nov. 14, 1908 Nichols, N.Y. - Dec. 15, 1994 Brad. Co. Manor Dau. of

Jay and Elizabeth Courtright Olmstead. Husband Merritt d. 1961.
Keech, Henrietta , wife of R.E. Hover 1863 - 1939

Ethel Mae Morgan, " Her beloved daughter " 1879 - 1933
Keene, Harry Wade 1927 - 1945 I.O.O.F. stand

Eunice Apr. 4, 1905 - Jan. 17, 1998 " At Rest "

Elmer Oct. 21, 1900 - Feb. 10, 1972
Keech, Stephen d. Nov. 3, 1883 73 yrs.

Ira? ( Myra?) d. Jan. 17, 1899 73 yrs.
Keech, T. Wilbur 1861 - 1937 Wife Mina 1863 - 1943
Keeler, Merritt L. 1908 - 1961 Lena B. Nov. 14, 1908 Nichols, N.Y. - Dec. 15, 1994 Bradford Co.

Manor Dau. of Jay and Elizabeth Courtright Olmstead.
Keener, Ellis H. Co. K, 50 th N.Y. Eng. 1844 - 1923 Wife; Betsey J. d. Feb. 10, 1927 77 yrs.
Keener, John F. , Sr. 1944 - ____ Ann L. 1948 - 1996
Keener, Nathan 1887 - 1962
Keidel, William F. 1880 - 1943 Nellie Doering, his wife 1874 - 1935 on back of Herman Doering

stone
Keis, John d Sat. Apr. 14, 1911
Kester, Dale R. 1943 - ______

Wanda Jean 1964 - 1974

Phyllis J. 1943 - ______
Kelly, Doris J. ` Dee" , Sept. 13, 1949 Elmira, N.Y.- Apr. 15, 1992 Barton, N.Y. Dau. of John F. Kelly and Emma Jane Tribe. " Love always "
Kennedy, Helen G. Sept. 22, 1908 Waverly, N.Y.- Jan. 9, 1992 Waverly, N.Y. Dau. of Harry and Minnie Worrick Gates. next to Clarence V. Olmstead
Ketcham, George E. 1875 - 1948 Wife; Hattie May. May 2, 1883 Nichols, N.Y. - Oct. 16, 1954, Waverly, N.Y. Dau. of William and Eva Doty Fisher. indiv. stones, matching
Ketcham, Glenn R., Jr. July 16, 1969 Waverly, N.Y.- July 30, 1996 Son of Glenn, Sr. and Barbara Gablas Ketcham
Ketcham, Leighton M. Feb. 11, 1908 Johnson City, N.Y. - Aug. 14, 1982 Lounsberry, N.Y. Son of George and Hattie Fisher Ketcham

. Wife; Florence A. June 27, 1911 Nichols, N.Y. - Feb. 6, 1999 Dau. of Alvah and Jessie Wright. Married a couple days short of 50 yrs.

Son, Paul d. 1981 ( burial site unknown to writer )
Ketcham, Duane T. Mar. 9, 1942 - Jan. 11, 2011 Son of Merle & Gertrude, "Together Forever"

Merle A. " Father" 1904 - 1979 Wife; Gertrude T. " Mother" 1907 - 1979
Ketchum, Alex H. Mar. 18, 1815 - May 12, 1856 " Gone but not forgotten"

Huldah J, wife of Alex H. d. Oct. 20, 1883 60 yrs. " Here lies our mother"
Ketchum, William July 9, 1840 - May 13, 1910

Sarah A., wife of William Jan. 21, 1845 - May 13, 1904

Maud L, dau. Nov. 20, 1883 - July 15, 1903

J. Louise dau. Aug. 8, 1871 - July 20, 1894
Kiessal, Henry, Rev. May 26, 1900 Auburn, N.Y.- June 21, 1982 Endicott, N.Y. Son of Paul and Kathryn Schuster Kiessal.
King, Elizabeth L. Aug. 27, 1927 - Nov. 13, 1990 with Anna M. Hoffman lot
Kinner, Eva L. July 17, 1890 Waverly, N.Y. - Aug. 29, 1962 Waverly, N.Y. Dau. of ____? Steinrod.

Wife of William G. Kinner
Kinney, Joseph 1898 - 1957 Wife; Myrtle 1897 - 1962
Kinney, Lester M. husb. of Elizabeth E. Sept. 17, 1917 Carbondale, Pa. - July 24,

1984 Albany, N.Y. Dau. of Dayton and Edna Maynard Heller. Sutfin funeral marker
Kinney, Walter Mahlon. Oct. 16, 1904 Towanda, Pa. - Jan. 10, 1969 Son of William and Alona Wells Kinney

Wife; Cynthia L. Boardman 1919 - ______ Married Mar. 30, 1927
Kingsland, Charles F. 1875 - 1959 Wife; Catherine Murray 1888 - 1948
Kingsland, Nathan E. 1846 - 1922 Catherine E. Birk, his wife 1851 - 1926
Kipp, Randy Eugene, Jr. Dec. 15, 1992 Sayre, Pa. - Apr. 10, 1993 Owego, N.Y. Son of Randy Eugene Sr. and Kathleen Meadows Kipp.
Kirby, Allen Barstow Apr. 10, 1857- Oct. 20?, 1949 Elmira, N.Y. Leader of Kirby band. Retired at

age 87. Son of Selim Kirby.

Wife; Margaret Amelia b. Nov. 27, 1860 Dau. of Henry Clay and Mary Elizabeth Cornelison

Clapp.

Marriage Apr. 7, 1881

( marriage, wife info from Capt. Albertson;s " A History of Waverly, N.Y." )
Kirby, Eunice D. 1871 - 1949

William D. 1859 - 1920

Barbara K. Hughes, and Edward C. on Kirby lot

N. Harris 1881 - 1919

memory stone for Lilla M. Kirby Fowler on lot no dates

Harry G. 1882 - 1931

Margaret A. 1850 - 1918

Allen B. Kirby on lot

Harriet L. 1824 - 1897

Selim 1823 - 1887

Margaret 1886 - 18(6?)
Kirby, George M. d. July 19, 1827 8 mos., 20 das.

Hiram d. Mar. 30, 1837 16 mos. sons of G. & F Kirby

George Kirby d. Mar. 1, 1884 73 yrs.

Frances, his wife d. Apr. 5, 1872 77 yrs.

Esther P, dau. of George d. Mar. 25, 1872 35 yrs.

Myra d. Mar. 25, 1872 35 yrs.
Kister, Dale R. 1943 - _____

Wanda Jean 1964 - 1974

Phyllis J. 1943 - _______
Klauser, Benjamin F., Rev. Nov. 21, 1895 Hungary- Jan. 11, 1995 Nichols, N.Y. Son of Kalman and Amalia Prohaszka Klauser. Became citizen in 1911. Wife of 69yrs.'

Hazel Johnson Mar. 12, 1899 LeRaysville, Pa.- Jan. 2, 1996 Nichols, N.Y. Dau. of Scott and Phobe Tyler Johnson.

Scott W. 1862 - 1942

Phebe T. 1870 - 1951

Arthur F. Johnson family on this lot
Kline, Orval A. 1867 - 1949 Wife; Minnie E. 1876 - 1943
Konkle, Jane 1837 - 1911 in lot with Foster S. Petty and Addie Warner
Kosobuski, Henry A. 1900 - 1974 Wife; Alice V. Olmstead 1910 - 1984
Kosobuski, Peter P., Jr. T/Sgt. U.S. Air Force Korea May 8, 1929 - May 13, 1993
Kosinski, John D. Jan. 19, 1913 Shamokin, Pa.- Oct. 29, 1984 Son of Julian and Stella

Borkowski Kosinski. K of C. Emblem Wife; Catherine Newman
Kosta, James G. 1957 - 1977 Richard M. 1955 - 1980
Kosta, William A. Feb. 4, 1946 - Oct. 2, 1992 Binghamton, N.Y. Son of John Kosta and Mary Rabey. U.S. Navy Vietnam
Krapf, Henry W. 1904 - 1963

Wife; Marie E.C. Nov. 17, 1910 N.Y. State - Aug. 16, 1984 Waverly, N.Y. Dau. of Peinhart and

Katherina Wolforth Schwender.


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