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
Fox, Alfred J. 1849 - 1912 Nancy, his wife 1849 - 1920

Adonijah Hunt 1838 - 1912 Lucinda, his wife 1843 - 1926
Fox, Asa C. 1866 - 1932 Wife; Anna M. 1876 - 1945
Fox, Harry d.. Sept. 21, 1837 97 yrs.

Eliza, wife d. Mar. 17, 1832 76 yrs.

Jane no date

Ethlinda, wife of Selim d. Jan. 25, 1892 56yrs.

on back of marker;

To the memory of Selim L. Waterman who died in Andersonville prison in 1865 aged 33 yrs.
Fox, Isaac D. 1856 - 1930 Wife Ellen M. 1863 - 1931
Fox, Lester A., Sr." Mike" Oct. 27, 1912 Rome, Pa.- Aug. 10, 1977 Sayre, Pa. Son of Murray

and Myrtle Parke Fox. Wife; Ina Morris Fox.
Fox, Standish Nov. 26, 180(?) - Mar. 1, 1867 Wife Eleanor Aug. 15, 1812 - Jan. 1, 1886

one small stone Howard on top next to these.
Foust, Arthur A. " Dutch" Dec. 2, 1919 - ________ Wife; Pearl M. Apr. 30, 1923 - Nov. 23, 1997

Married; Oct. 6, 1945
Franklin, Burton B. Jan. 8, 1833 - May 22, 1904 Sarah A., his wife Mar. 8, 1841 - 1933

On back;

Ransom J, son Sept. 4, 1861 - Jan. 31, 1905 " Gone but not forgotten"
Franklin, Mary E, wife of Paul R. 1865 - 1907
Franklin, Ray Edward May 10, 1887 Elmira,N.Y.- Apr. 2, 1967 Binghamton, N.Y. Son of Edward

and Lida Davis Franklin.

Wife; Mattie Vosburg Feb. 10, 1889 Burlington Twp., Pa.( stone says 1898 ) - Sept. 3, 1964 Sayre, Pa.( stone says 1965 ) Dau. of Sanford and Martha Vosburg Brown.
Freeman, John W. Dec. 23, 1938 Shenandoah, Pa. - Sept. 28, 1982 electrocuted accidentally

Son of Wesley and Laura Freeman U.S. Marines Wife; JoAnn Campbell
Frederickson, Christian D. 1904 - 1986 Wife; Helen 1908 - 1985
French, Mileo 1891 - 1973 Wife; Mildred D. 1889 - 1966
French, Thelma L. Oct. 16, 1916 Windham, Pa.- Apr. 14, 1992 Starke, Fla. Dau. of

Ernest and Vola Doane.

Husb. # 1 Lewis Rogers d. 1978 # 2 Nelson French
French, Mileo 1891 - 1973 Wife; Mildred D. 1889 - 1966
French, Thelma L. Oct. 16, 1916 Windham, Pa. - Apr. 14, 1992 Starke, Fla. Dau. of Ernest and

Vola Doane.

Husb. # 1 Lewis Rogers d. 1978

# 2 Nelson French
French, Oscar July 22, 1881 Montrose, Pa. - May 20, 1954 Waverly, N.Y. Son of Bowman and

Katherine McKeren French. Wife; Nellie Morley. ( with Wagner, Daniel J. and Delaney,

Henry H.)
French, Robert R. Feb. 8, 1915 - Oct. 22, 1988 Wife; Mildred K. Jan. 5, 1914 - ______
French, William W. Co. G.188 N.Y. d. 1910 ( VA says died May 16, 1919, also served in Co. I, 47 Reg. 47th. Militia ) GAR marker worn on birth date, illeg.
Friedrichsen, Christian D. Apr. 11, 1904 Niebull, Germany- May 27, 1986 Nichols, N.Y.

Son of Steen Paul and Anne Catherine Peterson Friedrichsen.

Wife; Helen Hanson Oct. 31, 1908 Klockries, Germany-. Mar. 22, 1985 Nichols, N.Y.

Dau. of Jacob and Sophia Ewald Hansen.

Married June 4, 1937. Came to U.S. in 1937.

Helen Richter, dau. d. 1974 ( burial place unknown to writer )
Furman, Carrie Ostrander 1889 - 1964 on Albert Ostrander lot.
Gager, Anna E. Mar. 30, 1816 - May 4, 1900 Elmira, N.Y. Dau. of Joshua Gager
Gager, Joshua d. Oct. 24, 1856 in the 75th year of his life. old slate stone
Gardner, M. 1868 - 1954
Gates, Harry B. July 25, 1876 Smithfield, Pa. - Oct. 29, 1939 Waverly, N.Y. Son of Henry and Nancy

Cranmer Gates. Wife; Minnie Warwick Wife;

Minnie Worrick July 19, 1875 Vestal Center, N.Y. - July 1, 1969 Waverly, N.Y. Dau. of

David and Maria Groat Worrick.
Gehris, Robert 1881 - 1936 Wife; Norma 1889 - 1955
Geiger, Alfred J. Dec. 23, 1908 Allentown, Pa. - Aug. 8, 1986 Athens, Pa. Son of

Stanley B. and Effie Roth Geiger.

Wife; Margaret Schnerring Geiger. Oct. 12, 1913 Cressona, Pa. - Aug. 26, 1990 Brad. Co.

Manor Dau. of William and Mary Shaffer Schnerring.
Getman, Frank Judson N.Y. MM2 U.S. Navy W.W. - 2 Mar. 30, 1918 - Oct. 13, 1970
Getzke, Harold H. July 21, 1930 - Mar. 22, 1995 Sgt. U.S. Army Korea Wife; Peggy J. Sept. 13, 1933

- _______ Married Mar. 14, 1953 VFW marker

Our children;

Tara Jill Mar. 18, 1965 Rebecca May 4, 1988

Travis June 20, 1979 William " Buzz" Dec. 27, 1953

Reed Nov. 1, 1981 Taylor Dec. 13, 1985
Giasgow, Charlotte J. 1922 - _______ Billy Joe 1921 - _________

" We lived, we loved, we laughed"
Gibson, Raymond G. " Gabby" May 31, 1921 - Oct. 30, 1996

Gary R. 1959 - 1965
Giltner, Raymond W. June 22, 1901 Barton, N.Y. - Dec. 16, 1996 Sayre, Pa. Son of Floyd and Mabel

Wilkinson Giltner. Wife; Dorothy d. May 2, 1989.
Givert, Joyce Arnold 1943 - 1961 on lot with Clara V. Arnold
Glein, Mary L. 1876 - 1958
Gleason, Eugene P. 1881 - 1953

Wife; Edith Oct. 8, 1880 Windham Twp. Pa. - June 19, 1967 Waverly, N.Y. Dau. of Judson

and Alicia Lawrence Undersood. ( as printed in obit )
Gleason, Virgil Hackbart 1901 - 1994 nee Green ( with Hackbart, Herman A., Jr. family )
Gleason, Sheldon 1850 - 1950 Wife Rosella 1853 - 1939
Glenn, Edward M., Sr. Sept. 1, 1922 - Nov. 16, 1995 Pfc. U.S. Army W.W. - 2 Wife; Jolene R.

July 16, 1936 - _______
Glitner, Raymond W. June 22, 1901 Barton, N.Y.- Dec. 16, 1996 Sayre, Pa. Son of Floyd and

Mabel Wilkinson Giltner.

Wife; Dorothy B. Apr. 21, 1915 Owego, N.Y. - May 2, 1989 Sayre, Pa. Dau. of John and Maude Grow Root.
Glover large name stone only no names, dates
Glover, Henry A. 1902 - 1972 Wife; Thelma A. 1903 - 1998
Glover, Henry Anson, Dr. 1851- 1928

Married # 1 widow of Dr. Knapp

# 2 Bertha Shoemaker 1872 - 1969

Louise C. 11910 - 1917
Goble, Charles 1917 - _______ Wife' Mary 1916 - ________
Goble, Delos M. Feb. 19, 1912 Litchfield, Pa. - Jan. 2, 1969 Nichols RD, 1 Son of Dewitt and Georgia

Miller Goble. 1966 on marker, obit dated as above, Wife;Kathryn Nichols Goble.
Goble, Dewitt C. Nov. 16, 1872 Litchfield, Pa. - Sept. 22, 1942 Waverly, N.Y. son of William Henry

Goble and Frances Loveland. I.O.O.F.

Wife; Georgia A. Miller 1880 - 1947 Rebekah emblem, small stone Ida May near the above,

illeg. dates
Goble, Harold C. Apr. 11, 1901 Litchfield Twp., Pa. - Jan. 6, 1969 Sayre, Pa. Son of DeWitt and

Georgia Miller Goble. Wife; Mildred J. DuBois 1904 - 1975
Goble, Henry 1835 - 1913 Wife; Frances 1842 - 1920
Goble, Howard L. 1860 - 1957

Wife; Minnie C. July 6, 1884 Litchfield Twp. Pa.- Aug. 15, 1977 Brad. Co. Manor Dau. of

Charles and Grace Viele Carmer.
Goble, John O. 1878 - 1950 Wife; Maud A. 1886 - 1959
Goble, Millard C. June 10, 1912 Litchfield, Pa. - Apr. 29, 1992 Sayre, Pa. Dau. of Howard

and Minnie Carmer Goble.

Bernice Nichols 1918 - __________

Married on Oct. 18, 1937 in Horseheads, N.Y.
Goff, Robert S. July 17, 1929 Mt. Kisco, N.Y. - Nov. 15, 1995 Sayre, Pa. Son of Harry Edward

and Edna May Daly Goff.

Wife; Georgetta " Punch" Cypher Goff Dec. 26, 1934 Mt. Kisco, N.Y - Aug. 7, 1991 Sayre, Pa.

Dau. of Sylvester and Marietta Hawks Cypher.

Married 39 yrs. Her stone is engraved "G. Punch "
Goodenough, Chauncey H. 1923
Goodneough, Harvey Paul 1924 - ______ Wife; Mary Jane 1923 - ________
Goodenough, Leon T. 1886 - 1934 Wife; Flossie 1863 - 1984
Goodenough, Robert " Goodie " Apr. 4, 1947 Johnson City, N.Y.- Sept. 8, 1986 Owego, N.Y. Son of

Harvey and Mary Jane Donaldson Goodenough. U.S. Air Force Vietnam

Wife; Judith Middendorf Goodenough
Goodsell, William S. 1845 - 1929 Adelia, his wife 1850 - 1907
Goodsell, Zina 1811 - 1903 Wife; Lydia A. Slawson d. July 12, 1889 75 yrs, 8mos.
Goodwin, Audrey M. 1930 Norma M. 1932
Goodwin, Elizabeth Kline 76, May 14, 1901 Packertown, Pa.- Apr. 29, 1978 Warren Center, Pa

Dau. of John B. and Ruth Hartz Kline. widow of Ernest W. Goodwin d May 14, 1966
Goodwin, Ernest Dec. 13 1925 - _______ " Husband' " Father "

Wife; Elinor Nye Oct. 15, 1932 Windham, Pa. - Mar. 27, 1997 Nichols, N.Y. Dau. of John

Burr and Helen Claudia Morse Nye. " Wife" " Grandmother "

Married; July 4, 1956
Goodwin, Ernest W. Oct. 7, 1896 Stevensville, Pa. - May 14, 1966 Waverly, N.Y. Son of Lewis and

Pearl Carriet Goodwin. W.W.-1 veteran

Wife; Elizabeth Kline 1901 - 1978
Goodwin, Irene G.. July 5, 1899 Tamaqua, Pa. - Apr. 5, 1990 Dau. of William and Matilda

Walker Geiger. Eastern star emblem Husband; Howard C. 1899 - 1955. Kof C emblem
Goodwin, Lewis D. Nov. 12, 1874 Penna. - Oct. 20, 1940 Barton, N.Y. Son of Edwin and Ruth Angel

Goodwin. Wife; Pearl 1877 - 1958
Goodwin, Lewis Burton, Sr. Nov. 6, 1924 Nichols, N.Y. - Feb. 7, 1988 Sayre, Pa. Son of

Ernest and Elizabeth Kline Goodwin. U.S. Marines W.W.-2

Wife; Hildegard Shipman Goodwin.
Goodwin, Walter J. 1901 - 1971 Wife; Lena P. 1900 - 1964
Gordner, Oscar _______-____

Lucy, W. 86, July 15, 1901 Nichols, N.Y. - Mar. 24, 1988 Sayre, Pa. Dau. of John and Lenora

Wolcott Bensley.
Gould, Howard E. _______

Elizabeth M.May 11, 1882 Sparrowbush, N.Y. - July 11, 1964 Waverly, N.Y.

Dau. of Russell and Mary Kromanocker Lozier. Wife of Howard no dates on either stone
Grandeo, John A. 1908 - Aug. 8, 1984 Sayre, Pa. Wife; Helen Rosengrant Grandeo
Grans, Adam d. Nov. 1, 1914 92 yrs.

Harriet, wife of Adam Grans stone broken in half, cemented to base, dates gone
Grans, Peter S? d. May 4, 1889 8(8 )? yrs. 5mos., 11das.

Hannah, wife of Peter B. d. Jan. 28, 1839 44 yrs, 4mos., 14 das. verse illeg.
Gray, George W. July 29, 1860 Tompkinsville, N.Y. - Nov. 19, 1940 Waverly, N.Y. Son of Walter and

Chanta? Wheeler Gray. Wife; Phebe
Gray, John Cameron 1830 - 1914 Amelia Pluma, wife of John Cameron Gray 1840 - 1932

Frances Barstow Gray , dau. of John Cameron Gray 1866 - 1949
Gray, William O. 1865 - 1941 Wife; Augusta L. 1868 - 1949
Green, Emmett Feb. 27, 1863 New Era, Pa. - Jan. 21, 1934 Waverly, N.Y. Son of Athen(a) t and

Sadie Scrivens Green. Wife; Mable
Green, Harriet Green Baxter Smith 1877 - 1958

c Delia McKinney Green 1856 - 1934

Charles R. Corp. Co. M, 9th Pa.Vol. Inf. 1855 - 1916
Green, Jennie H. Oct. 26, 1873 Litchfield, Pa. - Feb. 3, 1967 Owego, N.Y. Dau. of Shubal and

Permilla B. Fice Cotton.
Green, Joseph S. 1865 - 1940
Green, William E. Oct. 14, 1876 Herrickville, Pa. - July 29, 1958 Waverly, N.Y. Son of ___?

Green and Helen Higgs. Wife; Jennie H. Cotton 1873 - 1967
Griffith, David 1912 - 1880 Wife; Ruth 1812 - 1880

Edward Neal 1809 - 1896 Wife Mary E. 1810 - 1870

Lovinus 1844 - 1914 Wife; Ruby A. 1846 - 1923 all on one stone
Griffith, Ruby P. 1895 - 1979
Griffith, William D. 1869 - 1952 Wife; Winifred 1868 - 1960
Grimes, Hilda Ramsey July 18, 1905 - May 26, 1990

David Joel , son " Brother of John, Kelly, Daniel " July 2, 1959 - July 15, 1974

Individual markers, next to each other
Grimes, John D. " Jack" Apr. 15, 1928 - Jan. 23, 1994
Gunton, Mathias W. 1873 - 1938 Wife; Clara B. 1882 - 1959

Donald W. 1917 - 1918 Ruth J. 1913 - 1965
Gustavson, Elaine L. Oct. 15, 1934 - ________
Hackbart, Herman A., Jr. 1901 - 1969

Herman, Sr. 1873 - 1959

Carl & Carlyne July 20, 1935
Hagadorn, John W. Apr. 29, 1845 Windham, Pa. - June 4, 1926 Waverly, N.Y. Son of William and

Polly Watkins Hagadorn. Ida S. Lean? , his wife 1863 - 1950
Haines, Clara I. 1876 - 1955
Haines, Erford A. 1902 - 1957 W.W.-2 vet Wife; Beatrice J. 1902 - 1956
Hamm, Joseph Mar. 19, 1890 - Jan. 27, 1967
Hamm, Myra Rogers Oct. 26, 1879 - Sept. 5, 1958
Hamm, Roger 1917 - 1991 Wife; Jane 1918 - 1995 " Wither thou goest, I will go"
Hammond, Archie D. 1888 - 1951 Wife; Elizabeth A. 1891 - 1971
Hand, Alexander D. 1886 - 1916

Lester B. 1890 - 1922
Hand, James A. 1870 - 1930 Wife; Ruth A. 1871 - 1940
Hand, Leonard G. 1861- 1922

Wife; Ursula Justine Wheaton 1855- Apr.13, 1928 Dau. of Cyrus and Eliza Sanderson Wheaton.

Wheaton F. 1886 - 1908

Harry A. 1893 - 1894
Hand, Preston J. 1913 - 1953 Wife; Ellen R. 1917 - 1990 with James A. Hand stone
Hanafin, John 1861 - 1908 Mary, his wife 1874 - 1926
Handford, George H. Sept. 23, 1914 Waverly, N.Y. - June 1, 1998 Youngest son of Fred and Lida

Herrick Handford. Wife; Myrtle M. 1919 - _____ Married 62 yrs. on his death.


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