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
Payne, Merton E. 1870 - 1934 Wife; Daisy K. 1872 - 1958
Pearsall, Anna Veronica wife of Gilbert Hazard Pearsall 1870 - 1919

large round circle with cross inside and around are words;

" Cleanse the lepers, cast out demons, heal the sick, raise the dead"
Pearsall, Andrew M. M.D. Apr. 22, 1839 - Nov. 15, 1905 broken below final date
Pearsall, Esther, dau. of L.& M. Pearsall birth date broken thru d. Aug. 28, 1883

Thomas Nov. 23, 1800 - June 21, 1881

Martha, wife of Thomas P. July 15, 1805 - Apr. 8, 1884
Pearsall, Gilbert Sept. 2, 1803 - Aug. 20, 1877 Esther, wife of Gilbert d. Feb. 6, 1888 75 yrs.

_____dau. of Gilbert & Cornelia d. Sept. 11, 1836 1yr, 2mos., 11 das.

Cornelia, wife of Gilbert d. Sept. 18, 1834 24 yrs, 16 das.
Pearsall, Jane Humpreys Dau. of Alice Humphreys & Luther Thustin Pearsall May 7, 1913 - Mar. 31,

1919
Pearsall, John D. d. Mar. 23, 18(3?)9 35 yrs. rest illeg.

Patty Daily Mar. 17, 1784 - Nov. 19, 1882
Pearsall, Luther Burr Oct. 16, 1838 - Feb. 2, 1896
Pearsall, Thomas Cady June 22, 1884 - Dec. 29, 1969
Pease, Laura E. Apr. 3, 1853 Windham, Pa. - Aug. 9, 1912 Nichols, N.Y. Dau. of Joseph and

Sarah Burgess Elsbree. wife of Dr. Edward Everett Pease Oct. 24, 1851 Windham, Pa. -

Dec.2, 1934

On back;

Lousina M, Pease May 12, 1840 - Feb. 11, 1905

Caroline S. Pease 1846 - 1932
Peck, Carl J. 1899 - 1966 Wife; M. Pauline 1900 - 1991
Peck, William C. Oct. 2, 1812 - Aug. 19, 1899 Clarissa, his wife Nov. 25, 1811 - Mar. 19, 1899

Pecur? hard to read May 16, 1843 - Oct. 1, 1888
Pelham, Eleanor M. Nov. 1, 1918 Sayre, Pa. - Feb. 2, 2001 Nichols, N.Y. Dau. of Charles W. and

Amelia Baker Ross. Wife of Charles L. Pelham

Married Aug. 14, 1935 in Binghamton, N.Y.
Perry, Elsie R. 1894 - 1951
Perry, Eugene " Dad" Aug. 5, 1925 Vestal, N.Y. - Mar. 15, 1990 Marathon, Fla. Son of Leona Perry

E Duil. W.W.-2 Pfc. U.S. Army
Perry, Percy L. Mar. 6, 1907 Sheshequin, Pa.- Oct. 8, 1975 Nichols, N.Y. heart attack while

fishing. Son of Wesley and Leatha Barden Perry.

Wife; Margaret Gardner Sept. 30, 1912 Waverly, NY. - Feb. 5, 1976 Waverly, N.Y. Dau. of Roy Eugene Gardiner

and Eleanor Katherine Whipple Coleman.
Perry, Sherman A. Feb. 13, 1908 N.Y. State - Apr. 12, 1976 Waverly, N.Y. Son of Clark A. and

Maude Phillips Perry. Wife; Beatrice Heintz.* marker alike David, Beatrice Boyer Reed
Petty, Foster S. 1859 - 1914 Addie Warner, his wife 1866 - _______

Jane Konkle appears to be in lot, also.
Phillips, Floyd C. 1889 - 1968 Wife; Ella Hurlburt 1888 - 1988
Phillips, Irving K. Mar. 12, 1909 Orwell Twp., Pa.-. Sept. 29, 1973 Rome, Pa. Son of Leslie B. and

Agnes Keir Phillips.

Wife; Adeline E. May 24, 1904 Asylum Twp., Pa. - June 22, 1987 Towanda, Pa. Dau. of

Stephen and Harriet Bennett Chilson.
Pickering, Norris E. Dec. 11, 1925 - Aug. 25, 1988 S1 U.S. Navy W.W.-2

Wife; Violet H. Dec. 5, 1929 - _______

picture in center of stone, faded " Somewhere my love "
Pickett, Gilbert 1917 - 19_____ Rita Beaumont, his wife 1920 - 19_____

on lot with Clark Beaumont, Eugene McCarthy
Pilato, Sarah A. 1900 - 1988

James E. Alderson 1908 - 1989
Pipher, Horace E. " Hody" Oct. 22, 1893 Rummerfield, Pa.- Nov. 12, 1982 Candor, N.Y. Son

of Calvin and Minnie Lewis Pipher. Wife; Sophia married 68yrs.on Aug. 16.
Pipher, Kenneth F. Mar.14, 1916 Perry's Corner's, Pa.- Aug. 2, 1996 Tioga Center, N.Y. Son of

Horace and Sophie Pipher. Wife of 59yrs.; Ruth I. Wells Pipher 1919 - ______
Pitcher, John B. d. Nov. 24, 1873 66 yrs. Eliza, his wife _ 9, 1891 ( 83 ? ) yrs , 8mos.

Martha A., dau. of John B. & Eliza Pitcher d. Feb. 12, 1876 24 yrs.

Addie V. Tanner, wife of D.E. Backer d. Apr. 25, 1891 22 yrs, 10 mos.

Nancy Tanner d. June 2 (6?), ( 1891 ? ) 66 yrs.
Pipher, Horace E. 1893 - 1982 Wife; Sophia 1893 - 1988
Pitcher, Rachel Ann, wife of J.B. Pitcherk Dau. of David & Esther Briggs d. Nov. 13, 1856 26 yrs, 8mos

Delphine A. dau. of _____ Briggs. d. Feb. 17, 1845 1yr, 5mos. 2 das..
Pipher, Percy Laverne Apr. 30, 1915- Mar. 29, 1963 Wife; Florence M. Rogers 1910 - ________
Plants, George 1836 - 1916

Margaret 1825 - 1916

Martha E. 1832 - 1922
Platt, Charles d. Dec. 1821 16 yrs.

Benjamin d. Dec. 1821 12? yrs.

In memory of Edward Platt d. July 22, 1821 32 yrs.

Anna, wife of William d. May 3, 1835 69 yrs.

Jonathan d. Dec. 18__1 60 yrs. these are indiv. slate type markers, old, about 4 feet tall, all in a

line
Platt, Clifford Wm. Mar. 4, 1917 Orwell twp., Pa. - May 6, 1997 Troy, Pa. Son of John David

and Lida Irene Chamberlain Platt. W.W. 2 U.S. Army

Wife; Helen Married; Sept. 28, 1979

Wife; # 1 Jessie B. Platt 1911 - May 16, 1968 at bottom of stone reads " Rome, Pa."
Platt, Frank b. Nichols, N.Y. - d Jan. 1, 1909 near Pittsburg, Pa. aged 48 yrs. Son of

Jonathan Platt.
Platt, Frederick E. b Sept. 21, 1819 Nichols, N.Y. - d Appr. 22, 1925 Nichols, N.Y. third of 9

children of William Platt and Lesbia Hinchman

# 1 Adaline Huntington. d. Jan. 14, 1873. Dau. of Jared

Married Oct. 17, 1850.

# 2 Nancy Platt, widow of his cousin, Charles Platt who d July 16, 1902.

Maried Apr. 19, 1876.
Platt, George b. Nichols, N.Y. - d Apr. 26, 1905 Nichols, N.Y. 71 yrs.ae.
Platt, Jonathan d Feb. 24, 1905 Nichols, N.Y. 81 yrs. Son of Nehemiah Platt.
Platt, Jonathan, Mrs. d Feb. 3, 1906 Cleveland, Ohio. visiting dau. 81 yrs.
Platt, Louise D. d.Jan. 17, 1884 Nichols, N.Y. of Pleuro - pneumonia. Dau of late Nehemiah

Platt. no age given.
Platt, Mary 1821 - 1906
Platt, Nehemiah F. d. Mar. 29, 1851 53 yrs, 8mos., 4 das.

Wife; Diantha, wife of Hon. Nemiah Platt d. Nov. 12, 1866 62 yrs.

Louise Platt May 2, 1838 - Jan. 17, 1884 all three on Cady lot.
Platt, Raymond L. Feb. 2, 1922 Orwell Twp, Pa. - Apr. 17, 1991 Nichols, N.Y. Son of John and Lida Chamberlain Platt. U.S. Air Force W.W.-2 wife of 48 yrs; Roberta Rogers Platt. Apr. 7, 1924 - Nov. 15, 2001
Platt, E. Roberta, Apr. 7, 1924 - Nov. 15, 2001 Sayre, Pa. Dau. of Grover and Cora Marsh Rogers. Wife of Raymond d. Apr. 17, 1991 Married Aug. 29, 1942
Plumadore, Pauline Joslin 1895 - 1949
Pollard, Frances Feb. 25, 1875 Nichols, N.Y. - July 5, 1946 Waverly, N.Y. Dau. of Thad and Regia

Losen Stewart.

Timothy H. 1857 - 1946 Metal markers tight to base of markers for Elllis & Betsey Keener.
Post, Naomi M. 1881 - 1947 next to , matches Fred M. Marsh
Potter, Robert L., Esq. Stone reads; In memory of Robert L. Potter , Esq.of Meadvile who d. Feb. 3, 1841 51 yrs. Wife; In memory of Esther Potter who d. Oct. 18, 1820 35 yrs. _______ Potter d. Mar. 11
Powell, Gordon W. - Jan. 2, 1939 Owego, N.Y. - Sept. 30, 2001 Tioga Center, N.Y. U.S. Army 1958. Son of George and Violet Wood Powell. Wife; Nancy Rosenthal Married June 26, 1965
Pratt, Elisha L. 1825 - 1914

Lydia V. 1823 - 1909

George W. 1859 - 1902

Everett L. 1858 - 1938

Harriet B. 1857 - 1932 all on one marker
Pratt, E.L. no dates On stone; Harriet M. d. 1933
Preshur, Harrison Lee. July 6, 1891 Tioga Center, N.Y.- Jan. 19, 1965 Waverly, N.Y. Son of Edwin and

Belle Blanchard Preshur. W.W. - 1 Wife; Ruth Dunham. 1891 - 1979
Presley, Charles H. Dec. 23, 1905 Adams, N.Y.- June 7, 1991 Laporte, Pa. Son of

Lewis and Stella Presley. Wife of 45 yrs;

Emily Hintze May 7, 1896 Brooklyn, N.Y.- July 24, 1996 Sayre, Pa. Dau. of Rudolph and

Elizabeth Krause Hintze.
Prince, Charlotte M. 78yrs.ae. b. Preston, N.Y.- d. Apr. 4, 1905 Warren, Pa. of pneumonia

( Death book # 2 Brad. Co. )
Prince, Cornelia A. 1882 - 1967
Prince, Grace E. 1854 - 1942
Prince, Joseph d. Apr. 16, 1811 52 yrs, 9mos, 11 das.

Wife; Lucinda d. Nov. 12, 1852 59 yrs, 8mos, 25 das.

Joel son of Joseph & Lucinda d. Mar. 21, 1859 25 yrs, 6mos., 15 das.

These markers are flat, lot sized stones, with Joseph being hardest to read. all indiv. markers
Prince, Joseph E. 1855 - 1940 Francella A. Card, his wife 1864 - 1929

Harold Ray 1894 - 1905
Prince, Joseph M. 1848 - 1914
Prince, Kenneth L " Father" 1916 - ______

Mary I. " Mother " 1923 - ______

Esther B. " Dau." 1948 - ______
Prince, Llewellyn E. 1897 - 1978 Wife; Laura F. 1893 - 1981
Prince, M. Leon 1891 - 1981 Wife; Genevieve H. 1894 - 1962
Prince, Miles Jan. 1, 1822 - June 10, 1810

Charlotte M. Elsbree, his wife Aug. 23, 1823 - Apr. 4, 1905

On back;

Emerson Taylor 1852 - 1920 Laura E. Prince, his wife 1853 - 1933
Prince, M. Leon Apr. 8, 1891 Cadis, Pa.- Feb. 10, 1983 Brad, Co. Manor Son of Joseph and

Francella Card Prince.

Wife; # 1 Genevieve d. 1962 .

On Apr. 6, 1966 married Lucille Sumner.
Prince, Ralph 1901 - 1983 Wife; Vivian 1913 - 1992
Purdy, Ruth Sherwood June 11, 1911 Nichols, N.Y. -Mar. 31, 1980 Sayre, Pa.
Quick, Charles A. 1898 - 1946 Kof C emblem

Wife; Neva B. Nov. 23, 1899 Leraysville, Pa. - Nov. 5, 1991 Waverly, N.Y. Dau. of Samuel and

Mary Hammerly Bender. O.E.S.

William Q. 1925 - 1946 indiv. markers
Quick, Grace 1866 - 1935
Raymond, Guerdon B. " Gordie" _____-____

Wife; Maxine M. 51, b Nichols, N.Y.- May 23, 1983 Gibbsboro, N.J. (2 brothers, last name

Carrier surv.)
Reed, David Bayer Nov. 28, 1904 Irvington, N.J.- Mar. 5, 1966 Sayre, Pa. Son of David and Hannah

Hodges Reed.

Wife; Beatrice B . Dec. 6, 1908 N.J. - May 21, 1984 Waverly, N.Y. Dau. of Charles and Marie

Heintze. indiv.markers, alike
Reeves, Dana 1869 - 19______ Wife; Etta M. 1869 - 19_____
Relyea, Desiree May 26, 1981 - Dec. 16, 1981
Reynolds, Alvy W. 1869 - 1943 Wife; Jessie M. 1876 - 1952
Reynolds, Bertha M. Mar. 26, 1915 Litchfield, Pa. - Apr. 18, 1987 Waverly, N.Y. Dau. of James

and Lillian Lawson Ellis. Wife of George
Reynolds, Clifford A. N.Y. Cpl 85 Depot Sup. Sq. AAF W.W.-2 Mar. 28, 1901 - Sept. 3, 1965
Reynolds, Earl E. Co. G 13 Eng. 1908 - 1926 W.W.-1 standard
Reynolds, Enoch 1860 - 1941 Wife; Harriet E. 1861 - 1958 indiv. matching stones.
Reynolds, Everett A. Aug. 5, 1912 Nichols, N.Y. - Feb. 8, 1998 Waverly, N.Y. Son of Alvy and

Jessie Wright Reynolds. ( 1 of 10 children ) W.W.-2 U.S. Army K of C. emblem
Reynolds, Florence May Apr. 20, 1893 Sugar Run, Pa. - June 1957 Waverly, N.Y. dau. of William

and Mary Moshier May. Wife of William S. Reynolds. ___-___
Reynolds, Isum I. 1856 - 1936 Wife; Carrie M. 1862 - 1945
Reynolds, ____J 1864 - 1923 next to Mrs. L.J.
Reynolds, James Co. K, 96th N.Y. Vols. 1841 - 1920 GAR standard

Elizabeth Herrick, his wife 1849 - 1919 back of stone is Geo. H. Waterman
Reynolds, John E. 1851 - 1927

Drilla 1848 - 1916

Elizabeth 1845 - 1922

Emanuel d. Oct. 27, 1863 57 yrs, 5mos. Wife; Rosanna d. Dec. 28, 1885 74 yrs.

Mary, dau. of Emanuel and Rosanna d. Jan. 16, 1853 21 yrs, 7mos. 5 das.

Marshall 1839 - 1908

Eliza Reynolds 1837 - 1892
Reynolds, John S. 1832 - 1903

Deliverance A. 1831 - 1876

Roxena F. 1836 - 1923

Charlotte A. 1872 - 1907 on front of stone, back is Peter O. Bixby. family
Reynolds, Leon S. Oct. 17, 1887 Nichols, N.Y. - June 19, 1967 Waverly, N.Y. Son of Enoch and

Harriet Waterman Reynolds. Wife; Florence M. 1893 - June 1957
Reynolds, L.J. Mrs. 1857 - 1948
Reynolds, Robert R. Pfc. U.S. Army W.W.-2 May 31, 1907 - Nov. 28, 1979 next to Clifford A.
Rice, Betty Dawn " Wife" Oct. 21, 1925 Chemung, N.Y.- Jan. 16, 1960 Waverly, N.Y. Dau. of

Fred and Florence Barr Wiggins. Wife of Donald Rice
Rice, Marguerite E., Apr. 14, 1897 Chenango Bridge, N.Y. - Jan. 19, 1986 Waverly,N.Y.

Dau. of Albert and Ida F. Parsons Pettis.

Husband; Ward R. Rice d. Feb. 15, 1972.
Rice, Walter Richard Sept. 18, 1919 Binghamton, N.Y. - Mar. 5, 1994 Sayre, Pa. Son of

Ward and Patricia Pettis Rice.
Rice, Ward R. 1900 - Feb. 15, 1972

Wife; Marguerite E. Apr. 14, 1897 Chenango Bridge, N.Y.- Jan. 19, 1986 Waverly, N.Y. Dau. of

Albert and Ida F. Parsons Pettis. Stone engraved with birth.of 1898. 1897 is from obituary.
Rich, George W. 1895 - 1963 Wife; Caroline A. 1896 - 1968
Richards, Dora V . 79 yrs ae. d Mar. 1950 Waverly, N.Y.
Richards, Floyd E. 1879 - 1938 Wife; Mary E. 1859 - 1941

Benjamin F. 1852 - 1930

Ray A. 1886 - 1960

Mary Dec. 18, 1911 - Aug. 11, 1915
Richards, Guy 1881 - 1957 Wife; Pearl 1883 - 1967
Richards, Leslie D. 1898 - 1923 Wife Minnie A. 1898 - 1922
Richards, Nathaniel 1886 - 1912 Wife; Dora V. 1870 -1950 next to , matches Caroline Truman


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