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
Sackett, Melvin Howard . Aug. 14, 1932 Binghamton, N.Y. - Oct. 23, 1995 Sayre, Pa.

Son William John Sackett and Mary Louise DeMunn. Blackfoot Indian heritage.

Married Jane Bensley in Sayre, Pa. on May 10, 1965.
Sanders, Iver Dee 1891 - 1946 Wife; Hattie Mae 1890 - 1960
Saunders, George W. 11 U.S. Army Vietnam Jan. 9, 1949 Elmira, N.Y. - Aug. 28, 1990 Nichols,

N.Y. Son of George and Ann Chapman Saunders. Wife; Bonnie Hand
Saxon, Olive Apr. 20, 1920 Nichols, N.Y. - July 23, 1990 Sayre, Pa. Dau. of Floyd and

Georgianna Brown Williams.

Husband Durwood " Tank" " Dad" Our Love" Saxon 1918 - 1973.
Sawyer, Helen K. on Huddle lot no dates
Sawyer, Howard E. June 23, 1906 Dundee, N.Y. - Oct. 15, 1999 Sayre, Pa. Son of Eli and Delphine

Gale Sawyer.

Wife; Hilda Kresge Mar. 23, 1913 Lockwood, N.Y. - Jan. 1, 2000 Nichols, N.Y.

Dau. of Schuyler and Nellie Huddle Kresge.

Married June 26, 1935 in Nichols, N.Y.
Sawyer, Jon " Jack" Nov. 2, 1944 Sayre, Pa. - June 28, 1997 Son of Howard and Hilda Kresge

Sawyer. Wife; Lucille Rockwell Sawyer. May 22, 1944 - ________
Scarpello, Sal J. " Son" 1947 - 1989
Schafenberg, Fred C. 1890 - 1970
Schafenberg, Richard M. Pvt. U.S. Army W.W.-2 1927 - 1975
Schneider, Paul L. May 28, 1893 Wilkes-Barre, Pa.- Jan. 14, 1975 Apalachin, N.Y. Son of

Clyde and Nellie Alben Schneider.
Shoemaker, Walter 1902 - 1982 Etta 1905 - 1968
Schoonover, Harry 1874 - 1933

Eliza J. 1876 - 1926

Harry W. 1907 - 1916
Schneider, Clyde " Father " 1869 - 1936 Nellie " Mother " 1869 - 1945

Frances 1899 - 1957

Paul 1893 - 1975
Schultz, Martha, wife of Atten Schultz services held Jan. 17, 1938 ( Evening Times )
Schumacher, Margaret L. Scott Sept. 8, 1942 Worchester, Mass - Dec. 25, 1998 Sayre, Pa.

Dau. of Grahame R. and Verna Barlett Scott.

Arthur V. Aug. 30, 1940 - _______ Kof C, DAR, OES emblems on stone.

Married Jan. 9, 1965
Schwab, John A. Jan. 24, 1909 Germania, Pa. - May 6, 1992 Waverly, N.Y. Son of John

and Emma Andreg Schwab.

Wife; # 1 Anna M. Scheeley Aug. 21, 1911 Wellsboro, Pa. - May 8, 1964 Waverly, N.Y.

Dau. of Fred and Anna Sampson Scheeley.

# 2 Florence Rogers
Schwarz, Francis X. " Frank" Dec. 22, 1898 NYC- Jan. 2, 1990 Owego, N.Y. Son of Phillip and

Margaret Mertz Schwarz . wife of 66 yrs;

Sophie " Bette" Bothner Schwarz July 13, 1905 Stuttgart, Germany- June 19, 1991 Owego,

N.Y. Dau. of Gottleib and Ann Scherer Bothner. Stone reads; Betty
Scott, Alonzo J. 1855 - 1911
Scott, David C. 1828 - 1913 Wife; Pheobe B. 1888 - 1920
Scott, Doris Rice Aug. 31, 1925 - Jan. 23, 1999 next to Ward P. Rice and Marguerite E.
Scott, Grahame Roberts Dec. 1, 1910 - _______

Wife; Verna M. Bartlett Apr. 16, 1918 Goffstown, N.H. - Nov. 7, 2000 Dau. of Eben B. and

Verna L. Jenks Bartlett.

on marker with daughter; Margaret L. Scott Schumacher.
Scott, Walter 1858 - 1906
Sears, Charles Nov. 4, 1850 N.Y. - Sept. 6, 1931 Waverly, N.Y. Son of David and Elizabeth

Gearhart Sears. Christine Briggs , his wife 1853 - 1940

Harry B. 1876 - 1907

Jennie 1870 - 1904
Sears, David 1824 - 1909 Elizabeth, his wife 1822 - 1900
Seck, Andrew Oct. 14, 1925 - ____
Sedor, Andrew R. 1963 - ______

Anne M. 1935 - ______

Andrew V. Sept. 2, 1934 Norristown, Pa. - Sept. 8, 1998 Sayre, Pa. Son of Andrew and

Edna Mae Oberholtzer Sedor. U.S. Navy W.W.-2 Wife; of 40 yrs.

Anne Middlecamp.
Segar, Belle Mar. 28, 1872 Windham, Pa. - Sept. 23, 1953 Waverly, N.Y. Dau. of Zora and Amanda

Cooke Tuttle. Wife of Fred W. Segar.
Sexton, Raymond Lewis Apr. 15, 1898 Orwell, Pa. - Feb. 21, 1986 Iverness, Fla. Son of

Lewis B. and Grace Tyrell Sexton. Married Jessie Jane Severn on Nov. 18, 1926

Jesse Jane . Oct. 6, 1900 Town of Tioga, N.Y. - May 28, 1987 Sayre, Pa. Dau. of Charles and

Gertrude Searles Severn.

Married Nov. 18, 1926 in Towanda, Pa.

Baby Sexton Sept. 26, 1928

Lewis B. 1876 - 1935

Grace M. 1874 - 1948 all on lot.
Severn, Hugh C. 1905 - 1962 Wife; Christine 1906 - 1976
Seymour, Adell d Sept. 17, 1913 Nichols, N.Y. 68 yrs ae. wife of Herrick H. Seymour
Seymour, Herrick 1830 - 1917 Madell, his wife 1845 - 1913

George L. 1865 - 1934

Nellie A. 1869 - 1930 these two stones match, indiv.

Blanche 1894 - 1972

Above all on Seymour, Fenderson lot. No stone marked Fenderson.
Shaffer, Eleanor M. Eiklor 86, Feb. 6, 1908 Athens, Pa. - June 29, 1994 Long Boat Key, Fla.

Dau. of Charles and Ida Morley Dibble. Husband Orin Eiklor d. July 25, 1949.
Shaffer, Martin T.L. 1956 - 1987 funeral marker
Shalter, Anna M. 1863 - 1953 next to , alike markers for Leah K. Day.
Sharp, Rufus Gales June 1, 1832 - Aug. 23, 1906
Sharp, Arabelle, wife of Hiram O.D. illeg. dates gone, stone broken in half
Shaughnnessy, Richard Feb. 2, 1933 Johnson City, N.Y. - 1999 McDoald Monument marker

Son of Walter and Mabel Griffin Shaughnessy. Wife of 44 yrs. Beverly Lisenby
Shaw, Charles H. 1852 - 1920 Alice M, his wife 1859 - 1916
Shaw, William Sept. 19, 1821 - Jan. 17, 1890 Wife; Martha L Jan. 9, 1824 - June 29, 1880

Anthony M, son of William & Martha. Apr. 13, 1843 - Nov. 24, 1857

on stone with Thomas Waterman
Sheddon, Raymond A. 1934 - 1985 " Your children "
Shepard, Olive 1888(3?) - 1915
Sherman, Andrew 1855 - 1915 Wife; Stella 1862 - 1935
Sherman, Lizzie M. Warner 1876 - 1957
Sherwood, Frank Leslie 1884 - 1939

Lucinda Brown 1890 - 1935 indiv. markers, match
Sherwood, Isum R. 1911 - 1970 Wife; Alice M. 1914 - _______
Sherwood, Paul D. Sept. 26, 1920 - Mar. 19, 1977 Pvt. U.S. Army W.W. - 2

Wife; Loretta N. 1925 - ______
Sherwood, Silas Feb. 25, 1815 - July 21, 1901 Wife; Eunice C. Kuykendall Apr. 28, 1820 -

Oct. 27, 1873
Sherwood, Ward L. 1873 - Aug. 28, 1933 Sayre, Pa. 60 yrs ae. lifelong resident of Nichols

Wife; Cora Schneider 1875 - 1922
Simons, Iva 1906 - 1957
Simons, Neil " Father" 1893 - 1983 Catherine " Katie" " Mom" 1891 - 1958
Shipman, Rev. Edmund d. Feb. 9, 1895 76 yrs, 6mos. Eveline, his wife d. Jan. 16, 1897 63yrs, 3mos.
Shipman, Grace G. 94 yrs ae. Sept. 28, 1900 Vestal, N.Y. - May 14, 1995 Waverly, N.Y. Dau.

of William and Verna Abbey Goble.

Husband; Stephen R. Shipman. Apr. 16, 1901 Lowman, N.Y.- Apr. 22, 1990 Waverly RD,

N.Y. Son of William and Elizabeth Johnson Shipman
Shipman, Jack Bryan. Oct. 24, 1938 N.Y. State - July 20, 1971 Barton, N.Y. Son of Stephen R. and

Grace Goble Shipman.
Shipman, Mary 1851 - 1985
Shipman, Sarah ______? of John Loveland d. May 19, 1886 61 yrs, 11mos well worn stone

Emily Munn _____? of J.E. Loveland d Sept. 3, 1889 1?yr, 5mos., 21 das. well worn
Shipman, Stephen R. Apr. 16, 1901 Lowman, N.Y. - Apr. 22, 1990 Waverly, N.Y. Son of

William and Elizabeth Johnson shipman.

Wife; Grace Goble. Sept. 28, 1900 - May 14, 1995 Waverly, N.Y. Dau. of William and Verna

Abbey Goble.
Shipman, William H. July 6, 1943 - ______ Wife; Rosemarie Pipher May 3, 1946

Married Aug. 17, 1968
Shoemaker, Allen 1844 - 1921
Shoemaker, An_____? d. Feb. 26, 1886 66 yrs.
Shoemaker, Coral L. 1872 - 1945 Milton 1877 - 1949
Shoemaker, Daniel May 9, 1812 - Apr. 25, 1898

Almenda Johnson, his wife Oct. 15, 1817 - June 13, 1908
Shoemaker, Edgar Co. E 86 N.Y.S.T. d. June 15, 1896 59 yrs. GAR

Laura, wife 1848 - 1928

F. Maud, dau. 1881 - 1933

Mary A., dau. 1875 - 1879
Shoemaker, Elijah Dec. 6, 1807 - Dec. 8, 1895 Manerva, his wife Jan. 11, 1820 - Sept. 12, 1896
Shoemaker, Clara, Mrs. Jay d. Apr. 8, 1911 Nichols, N.Y. Dau. of Mr. and Mrs. Hezekiah Peck

( Athens Gazette of Apr. 20, 1911 )
Shoemaker, George E. Feb. 2, 1874 - Oct. 17, 1924 Ella M, his wife Aug. 21, 1874 - _______
Shoemaker, George W. " Father" M.D. 1862 - 1947

Alice G. " Mother" 1863 - 1943

George W. " Son' 1904 - 1911
Shoemaker, Harold R. " Son" 1889 - 1966

Horace A. 1831 - 1900 Wife; Esther 1838 - 1892

Martha A. 1893 - 1897

on stone with Rev. R.S. Coburn
Shoemaker, Hiram W. 1820 - 1878

Carrie

Father 1820 - 1896

Mother 1815 - 1903 all indiv. markers, with matching huge family stone reading;

Carrie Clark Apr. 24, 1881 - Apr. 14, 1888 on front of marker is a sea anchor

Under her name is :" He carries the lambs in his bosom"

On left side is a cross and crown with " Here I lay my burden down, change my cross into a

crown "

On back; a cross

In same lot, by itself, a single marker

Fanny Clark 1855 - 1904
Shoemaker, Jabez H. 14 U.S. Inft 1862 - 1865 GAR standard no birth, death dates readable
Shoemaker, Eliza B. found dead at home on Feb. 11, 1939 Nichols, N.Y. ( Evening Times )

Wife of Lyman H. 1853 - 1922
Shoemaker, Mabel Finch 1889 - 1975
Shoemaker, Mary White 1848 - 1932
Shoemaker, Milton 1877 - 1949 Wife; Coral L. 1872 - 1945
Shoemaker, Perry 1870 - 1950 Wife; Hattie 1867 - 1941
Shoemaker, Samuel B. Oct. 23, 1805 - Dec. 20, 1881 Betsey K,. his wife May 7, 1811 - Apr. 19, 1892

Jabez H. 1833 - 1918 Clara S., his wife 1828 - 1911

Lyman H. 1853 - 1922 Eliza B., his wife 1861 - 1939

at bottom of stone is engraved; Perpetual care
Shoemaker, Walter 1902 - 1982 Wife; Etta 1905 - 1968
Shoemaker, Zina G. 1874 - 1941 Wife; Alice d. Nov. 13, 1918 no age given.\
Shultz, Henry A. 1844 - 1928 Martha J. Brainard, his wife 1848 - 1938

Truman B, son 1881 - 1924
Shultz, Solomon M. d. Sept. 12, 1890 98 yrs, 6mos.

Isaac N. d. May 19, 1882 age illeg.

______? his wife d. 1897 88 yrs.
Shurygailo, Stanley Apr. 12, 1927 - _______ Wife; Margaret May 30, 1924 - Nov .28, 1995
Sick, Andrew Oct. 14, 1925 - _____ next to Donna J. Hiley
Simerson, Edna 68, July 20, 1884 Windham, Pa. - Mar. 2, 1953 Waverly, N.Y. Dau. of

Silas and Emily Smith Stanton. ( family records )

Husb; Charles Simerson Feb. 14, 1878 Troy, Pa. - Aug. 9, 1958 Windham, Pa. of heart attack.
Simerson, Gifford __-__

Wife; Leah E. July 12, 1917 Endicott, N.Y. - Aug. 10, 2000 Athens, Pa.

Dau. of Frank and Leona Hoffman Baxter. Married 60 yrs. on her death.
Simerson, Henrietta " Mother " 1841 - 1930 at base of grave of Charles S.
Simerson, John T 1874 - 1930 Wife; Lavinna 1885 - 1962
Simons, Iva Sept. 14, 1906 Overton, Pa. - Aug. 12, 1957 Waverly, N.Y. Dau. of James and

Eva Curtis Morris. Wife of Glenn Simons.
Simons, Neil " Father " 1893 - 1983 Wife; Catherine " Mother" " Katie" 1891 - 1958
Singer, Gerald T. 1942 - ______ Hilda E. 1942 - 1990
Sisson, Fred May 1, 1878 Nichols, N.Y. - July 3, 1957 Waverly, N.Y. Son of Warner and Sara Warner.* and William Feb. 25, 1887 Town of Nichols, N.Y. - Feb. 20, 1959 Waverly, N.Y. Son of

Wheeler and Sarah Warner Sisson. Wife; Elizabeth Edwards indiv. markers no dates on stones
Smith, Claude W. " Husband of Harriet G.B.Smith" 1879 - 1958
Smith, Donald H. S/Sgt. U.S. Army W.W.-2 Sept. 15, 1912 - July 9, 1977

Wife; Lillian 1917 - 1967
Smith, "Fred " Freddy J. 1936 - _____ Wife; Lorraine " Lorrie" L 1941 - ________
Smith, George S. 1848 - 1919 Sarah E. Johnson, his wife 1853 - 1906

Pell R. 1873 - 1957 Nellie E, his wife 1949

On back of marker;

Sam M. Doane 1864 - 1952 Lottie B. Smith, wife; 1877 - 1961
Smith, Joanna M. 1889 - 1943
Smith, Joseph H. 1890 - 1974 Wife; Lena B. Sept. 28, 1893 Pa. - Mar. 10, 1985 Waverly, N.Y.

Dau. of George and Myrtie Dutton Billings.
Smith, Losey M. Co. I, 137 Regt. N.Y. Vols. Inf. 1837 - 1910

Maria J. Hill, his wife 1846 - 1909

On back is Benjamin Whitcomb
Smith, Meade A. Nov. 11, 1919 Millerton, Pa. - Mar. 17, 1969 Sayre, Pa. W.W. 2 U.S. Army

Son of Norman and Carrie Andrews Smith. Wife; Wilma Deming
Smith, Lucretia Kirby b Nichols, N.Y. - d Oct. 6, 1905 Nichols, N.Y. 66 yrs ae. Dau. of George

P. Kirby, and wife of W.A. Smith. George Kirby one of first settlers on Nichols, coming

from Massachusetts in 1812 by wagon.
Smith, Martin B. 1874 - 1936 on Bixby lot. G. Sheridan Bixby
Smith, Oliver F. Dec. 1, 1819 - Dec. 17, 1905 Wife Melissa J. Sept. 23, 1821 - Mar. 3, 1890

Eudora M. Apr. 4, 1810 - July 22, 184o

Lucinda G. Aug. 3, 1810 - Feb. 21, 1850

Catherine M. Nov. 13, 1853 - Aug. 9, 1855
Smith, Paul Joseph 1923 - 1924
Smith, Pell June 13, 1872 Windham, Pa. - Jan. 19, 1957 Waverly, N.Y. Son of George and Sally

Johnson Smith. Wife; Nellie Treadwell
Smith, Warren A. 1843 - Sept. 9, 1906 Nichols, N.Y. aged 63 yrs.

Lucretia Kirby, his wife 1839 - 1905

Jessie, their dau. 1879 - 1879

On back of stone

Samuel B. 1817 - 1889 Fanny Knapp, his wife 1822 - 1894


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