Saratoga County, New York
All information on this site is displayed free of charge. If you wish you may:
Go to the Saratoga County NYGenWeb Home Page.
Go to the Saratoga County Cemeteries Index Page.
As transcribed by Cornelius Emerson Durkee and listed under the Town of Saratoga in Volume 4, pages 217 220, of Durkee's Epitaphs of Saratoga County, New York. The Douw Winney Cemetery is situated about five hundred feet north of the highway leading from Saratoga to Grangerville, on the east side of a road running north from the Grangerville road. The foregoing are all of the inscriptions found in the enclosure. They were copied Sep. 3, 1877, by C.E.Durkee. (Durkee page 220) (The Douw Winney Cemetery is located on the east side of Homestead Road, a short distance north of Route 29, in the Town of Saratoga, Saratoga County, N.Y.) Winney, John B., d. May 20, 1856, 43y.6m.26d. Winney, Emma A., wife of John B., d. Apr. 3, 1849, a.30y.5m.27d. Winney, Dewitt, d. June 25, 1876, a.32ys. 1st Sargt. Co._, 7th Regt. U.S. Cavalry. Killed while fighting the Indians at the massacre of Genl. Custer at Little Big Horn river. Winney, Jane Ann, d. Dec. 17, 1874, a.73ys. Baker, Belinda, wife of Hyram G., d. Feb. 7, 1844, 23d yr. Winney, Catharine M., dau. of Douw & Anna, d. May 12, 1841, 27th yr. Winney, Douw, d. Apr. 3, 1845, a. 67y.8m.27d. Winney, Anna, wife of Douw, d. Jan. 26, 1855, 77y.4m.24d. Winne, Charles F., d.Sep. 4, 1861, a.25y.10m.12d. Winney, Deborah Ann, dau. of Francis D. & Maria, d. Aug. 17, 1846, 2y.3m.6d. Winney, Phebe Ann, dau. of Francis D. & Maria, d. Mar. 11, 1855, 3y.8m.11d. Winney, Belinda M., dau. of F.D. & M., d. Sep. 12, 1869, a.22y.9m.8d. Winney, F.D., d. Sep. 25, 1873, a.70ys. Winney, Phebe Ann Wooley, wife of Cornelius B., d. Mar. 16, 1868, a.56y.1m.__d. Winney, Dow G., son of Cornelius B. & Phebe Ann, d. Dec. 23, 1867, a.30y.3m.6d. Winney, Deborah Ann, dau. of Cornelius & Phebe Ann, d. July 2, 1843, 12ys. Winney, Douw C., son of Cornelius B. & Phebe Ann, d. Oct. 2, 1836, 2y.1m. Winney, Delia Ann, dau. of Killion D. & Sally C., d. June 2, 1865, 20y.11m.20d. Winney, Catharine M., dau. of Killion D. & Sally C., d. Mar. 22, 1844, 1y.9m. _____________________________________________________________________ A few additional inscriptions: Winney, Cornelius B., died Dec. 18, 1887, ae 80yrs. Winney, K.D., born Oct. 8, 1809; died Aug. 13, 1904. Coons, Mary Winnie, died July 7, 1924, ae 75yrs. ______________________________________________________________________
© copyright 2007
Alice Lowder Zetterstrom and Heritage Hunters of Saratoga County
All rights reserved.