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
Wilbur, Daniel S. 1842 - 1919 GAR star engraved in stone Wife; Elizabeth 1843 - 1914
Wilbur, Fred 69 yrs ae. d Nov. 15, 1949 Brad. Co. Manor, Troy, Pa.
Wilbur, Spencer 1850 - 1983 Nancy E. VanGorder, his wife 1848 - 1914
Wilcox, Harry F. 1866 - 1944 Wife; Elizabeth E. 1875 - 1937
Wilcox, Reid Freeman Cpl. U.S. Army W.W.-1 Mar. 20, 1894 - Dec. 1, 1977

Wife; Winifred Lamb 1894 - 1947
Williams, Edith Marie Cole 1913 - 1939 on Charlie E. Cole lot.
Williams, Floyd Stevens. Nov. 13, 1887 Nichols, N.Y. - Aug. 5, 1956 Waverly, N.Y. Son of Frank and Flora Longcory Williams.

Wife; Georgiana B. June 8, 1892 Laceyville, Pa. - Dec. 20,1990 Towanda, Pa. Dau. of

Alpheus and Emma Woodruff Brown. American Legion standard on her grave
Williams, George E. June 1, 1869 - Jan. 4, 1974 next to but not matching

Bessie M. 1881 - 1938
Williams, Harriet A. 1934 - 1945 next to Harry S.
Williams, Harry S. June 11, 1900 N.Y. State - Jan. 1, 1977 Waverly, N.Y. Son of George E. and Bessie Warner Williams.

Wife; Amelia May. Apr. 12, 1910 Wyalusing, Pa. - Jan. 10, 1978 Waverly, N.Y. Dau. of Addison and Carrie Ayelsworth Tompkins.
Williams, Howard S. Dec. 20, 1921 Nichols, N.Y. - Jan. 23, 1997 Waverly, N.Y. Son of Floyd Stephen and Georgianna May Brown Williams. U.S. Navy W.W.-2 Wife of 55 yrs;

Mabel I. Mar. 16, 1922 - _________
Williams, Joie Aug. 23 - 24, 1974 " God's gift to us"
Williams, Joseph E., Jan. 22, 1913 Malone, N.Y. - Sept. 13, 1992 Son of John and Emma Dumesnil Williams.

Wife; Catherine E. Williams " Kate" Jan. 27, 1919 Nichols, N.Y. - Jan. 31, 1990. Athens, Pa. Dau. of Jack and Mabel VanNetta Edwards.
Williams, Laura G. 1878 - 1950 matches Josephine Weeks marker, next to Laura's
Williams, Marble __-__ Wife; Marie d. Jan. 31, 1939 Sayre, Pa.
Williams, Oliver Floyd N.Y. CBM U.S. Navy W.W. - 2 Apr. 20,1920 Nichols, N.Y. - Mar. 18, 1952 Waverly, N.Y. Son of Floyd and Georgianna Brown Williams. Wife; Betty. His stone sits next to Floyd S.
Williams, William 1884 - 1959

Wife; Alma Dec. 19, 1894 Katonal, N.Y.- June 20, 1968 Waverly, N.Y. Dau. of Augustus Shaw.
Willis, Charles G. N.Y. Cpl. U.S. Marines Corp. W.W.-2 Dec. 4, 1916 - Aug. 13, 1977
Willis, Chester " Chet" Apr. 25, 1918 - Oct. 7, 1991 Johnson City, N.Y. Son of Stewart and Neta Willis.

Wife; Meta C. Dec. 13, 1896 Colfax, Iowa- Sept. 19, 1988 Waverly N.Y. Dau. of __?? Davis.

Chester has a Sutfin funeral home marker.
Willis, Edwin 1901 - 1993

Wife; Lydia 1902 - 1991

Baby Robert their son died at age 3.
Willis, Harry Stuart Pa.1st. Lt. Inf. W.W.-2 Mar. 30, 1920 Oklahoma - Oct. 24, 1957 Waverly, N.Y. Son of Stuart and Meta Davis Willis. Wife; Ethel
Willis, Meta D. 1896 - 1988 wife of Stuart.
Willis, Stuart L. 1891 - 1945
Willis, Warren E. N.Y. Cpl. Co. M, 151 Inf. W.W.-2 July 19, 1922 - Dec. 26, 1969
Willis, William 1898 - 1984 Wife; Angeline 1902 - 1989
Willis, Earl Emery, baby still born to William and Angeline next to his grandmother, Coral Shoemaker grave. Next to Levi Japhet lies;
Willson, Charles Dec. 18, 1845 - Feb. 25, 1890

Bell (Ben?) xx Feb. 22, 1852 - June 10, 1880
Wilson, D. Morris D.D.S. 1868 - 1957 Mary Louise 1872 - 1952
Wilson, Fred C. 1901 - 19_____ Wife; Lottie 1864 - 19_____
Wilson, James H. 1807 - 1918
Wilson, James M. Rev. M.D. Nov. 21, 1821 - Oct. 30, 1902

Amy W. Smith, his wife Oct. 12, 1835 - Feb. 1, 1935

on back is John B Dresser
Wilson, Milo Ebert July 31, 1883 Warren twp., Pa. - June 6, 1966 Son of William Henry and

Mary Elizabeth Jones Wilson.

Flora Jane Brown. 1883 - Feb. 6, 1938 Knghts of Columbus marker

Married Aug. 25, 1907

Milo Henry, son Apr. 25, 1915 - Nov. 7, 1970

Wife; Beva J. Nov. 3, 1921 Warren Center, Pa. -

Nov. 16, 2000 Rome, Pa. cancer Dau. of B. Merle and Mary B. Dewing Allyn.

Married Aug. 22, 1942
Wilson, Susan, wife of Abel d. Jan. 20, 1837 54 yrs.
Wiswell, Eben D., Jr. Nov. 3, 1915 Rensseler, N.Y. - Jan. 26, 1995 Corning, N.Y. W.W. - 2

Wife # 1 Elaine Cowan 1920 - 1940 Dau. of Fred and Fern Vosburg Cowan

# 2 Helen Heeman Wiswell 1924 - ____ married to for 51 yrs.
Wiswell, Leon O. Nov. 8, 1855 Chemung, N.Y. - Albany May 16, 1919 63 yrs. and wife: Louise

Dunham Wiswell June 26, 1856 -Nichols, N.Y. - Mar. 7, 1903 Dau. of Eben

and Amelia Dunham.

Elvira June 23, 1884 - Sept. 20, 1884
Withey, Myrtie L. 73 yrs ae. b Morris, N.Y. - Feb. 17, 1951 Waverly, N.Y.
Witthuhn, Howard V. MM3 U.S. Navy W.W.- 2 Aug. 31, 1913 - Mar. 7, 1977 Wife; Jean

Ellsworth no datess
Wittig, Robert J., infant d May 25, 1987 Son of Richard and Rosemary Bennett Wittig.
Wolcott, E. W. 1842 - 1918 Wife; Helen D. 1841 - 1906 broken marker for her.
Wolcott, George B. 55 yrs. b. Barton, N.Y. - d. Apr. 10, 1888 Barton, N.Y. Son of Erastus and

Sarah Wolcott.
Wolcott, Leland O. 1860 - 1928 Minnie, his wife 1865 - 1946

Rev. Trestram Jan. 11, 1812 - Apr. 15, 1890

Eliza Morey, his wife Aug. 10, 1818 - Sept. 16, 1905

Irving L. 1886 - 1950
Wolverton, Hattie May 10, 1860 N.Y. State - Apr. 26, 1953 Waverly, N.Y. Dau. of Jobe and Eleanor

Paterson Wolverton.
Wolverton, Jobe d. Feb. 10, 1831 33 yrs, 8mos. Wife; Eleanor d. Nov. 5, 1893 77 yrs, 3mos.
Wood, Albert C. July 30, 1900 " Baby"

Jennie S. 1872 - 1901
Wood, Charles O. 1843 - 1908 Wife; Ellen M. 1835 - 1921
Wood, Clinton R. May 15, 1867 - Sept. 14, 1949 " Father" Oresa R. Allen Feb. 28, 1867 -

Apr. 23, 1947 " Resting in peace with love "

on lot is; Laura Wood Tripp
Wood, Forrest A., son of Clinton & Orissa 1902 - 1937 " Here lies our heart" is engraved within a heart

design.
Wood, Foster Oct. 28, 1898 Pine Creek, Pa. - Feb. 4, 1966 Binghamton, N.Y. Son of Clinton and

Orissa Allen Wood. Wife; Viola Tinden
Wood, Robert C. 1895 Gaines, Pa. - Mar. 6, 1970 Wife; Verna next to Forrest A, Clinton R. graves
Wood, Spencer 1840 - 1891 Wife; Ellen E. 1844 - 1919

Ceylon D. 1872 - 1932
Woodford, Lilliam 1888 - 1923 matches, next to Clara Jones
Woods, Beverly M., June 13, 1943 Waverly, N.Y. - Nov. 19, 2001 Nichols, N.Y. Dau. of Earl and Edna North Cole. Wife of Richard Woods.
Woodward, Herbert N. Sept. 30, 1874 Seneca Falls, N.Y. - Aug. 26, 1962 Waverly, N.Y.

Wife; Mariva L. 1878 - 1963
Woodward, Joseph Nathan Nov. 8, 1919 Waverly, N.Y. - Sept. 4, 1920 Waverly, N.Y. Son of Delbert and Susie Keene Woodward
Woodward, Zella, wife of Delbert A. d. Aug. 23, 1888 17 yrs, 6mos.
Wright, Almira 67yrs.ae. b Litchfield, Pa.- d.July 4, 1904 Litchfield, Pa. of heart disease ( Death book # 2 )
Wright, Delphine Wait 1882 - 1965

Harold Wait Wright 1917 - 1931 on back of John H. Wait marker.
Wright, John Edmund 1856 - 1939 Wife; Sarah Jane 1863 - 1937
Wright, John Edmund " In memory of Flight Officer John Edmund Wright 89TC Sq. 438 T.C.C.

Buried U.S. Army cemetery, Cambridge, England 1912 - 1944" on Wait, Wright , Hedley lot.
Wright, William W. d. May 27, 1901 Co. A 57th Reg. P.V.I.
Yearsley, Fred Sept. 12, 1871 Campville, N.Y. - Nov. 19, 1954 Waverly, N.Y. Son of John and Mary

Ann Groat Yearsley.

Wife; # 1 Kate 1871 - 1936

# 2 Daisy

Ira Cecil, son 1905 - 1923
Yearsley, John 1827 - 1909 Wife; Mary Ann 1835 - 1917
Yearsley, Leona 1888 - 1952
Yearsley, William 1862 - 1938 Mary G. Glann, his wife 1861 - 1908
Yetter, Aline Engelbert 1897 - 1974 on Engelbert lot.
Yontz, Martin B. 1871 - 1948 Wife; Nellie A. 1874 - 1940
Young, Owen B., Rev. 1884 - 1959
Zimmer, Anna R. 1884 - 1946
Single stone, no last name Infant dau. 1921
Single stone, no last name Warren
Single stone, no last name Lucretia , old, broken stone no dates, last name
Single stone, no last name Mary 1878 - 1933 sits next to Hazel Taylor marker
Single stone, no last name Robert no info. like stones for Floyd, Emma Deckers markers only 2 lots away from them
Single stone, no last name Bessie Mae 1914 - 1916
Single stone, no last name Charles no info
Single stone, no last name Fred L. 1874 - 194? his wife Frances E. 1873 - 1957


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