TOWN OF FRANKFORT CEMETERY
Ferguson Road

Town of Frankfort

Herkimer County, NY




Town of Frankfort Cemetery on Ferguson Road was prepared and sent in by Town of Herkimer Coordinator Betsy Voorhees. The original reading was recorded by George Hildebrandt, reader of many area cemeteries in the 1960s. Betsy notes that this is a good one because of the early dates and specific names sought after on our queries boards. This list comes from the Herkimer County Historical Society; further questions about the persons below need to be asked of the Society. Corrections of names and dates are welcome and can be sent in to the site coordinators for posting here.




UNDERWOOD, James, B. 1831 - D. 1896
UNDERWOOD, Elmira, B. 1798 - D. 1884
UNDERWOOD, Amos, B. 1799 - D. 1858
BUDLONG, Benson, D. 1879, 83yr
BALCH, Carrie, B. 1858 - D. 1861
BALCH, Cora, B. 1871 - D. 1873
HARVEY, Sarah, D. 8-18-1836, Hus. Isaac
JOHNSON, SOPHEA, D. 2-8-1918, 66yr
VANCE, wife, D. 2-2-1856, 43yr-3mo-4da, Hus. B. W.
DARLING, Whipple F., NO DATA
DARLING, Sophia, D. 4-14-1881 (51)
DARLING, ? , D. 7-18-1842, 83yr-6mo-7da
DARLING, Cook, D. 5-3-1878, 73yr, Wf. Mary Tucker
DARLING, Mary L. Tucker, B. 1809 - D. 1889, Hus. Cook
ALDINGER, John M., D. 10-31-1894, 85yr-7mo-19da, Wf. Elizabeth
ALDINGER, Elizabeth, D. 8-21-1875, 62yr-7mo, Hus. John M.
DARLING, Nathaniel, B. 1843 - D. 1920, Wf. Emma G.
DARLING, Emma G., B. 1852 - D. 1904, Hus. Nathaniel
ROBBINS, Mary E., B. 1860 - D. 1934, Hus. John E.
ROBBINS, John E., B. 1860 - D. 1892, Wf. Mary E.
SHAW, Elizabeth, D. 1-1-1859, 10mo-20da
SHAW, Mary, B. 1830 - D. 1899
HULSAVER, Charles H., D. 1-31-1856, 3yr-3mo
FIELDS, Jan E., D. 1869, 61yr
GROSSMAN, William W., D. 10-23-1876, 50yr-9mo-16da
ROBARDS, wife, D. 3-15-1878, 88yr-10mo-11da, Hus. Frederick W.
ROBARDS, Frederick W., D. 9-21-1869, 71yr-9mo-2da, Wife
VANCE, Charles R., B. 1837 - D. 1904, Wf #1 Harriet - #2 Anna B.
VANCE, Harriet, D. 11-7-1868, 26yr, #1 Hus. Charles R.
VANCE, Anna B., B. 1842 - D. 1914, #2 Hus. Charles R.
VANCE, William M., B. 1830 - D. 1895, Wf. Sarah Potter
VANCE, Sarah Potter, B. 1828 - D. ? , Hus. William M.
FITCHARD, James E., B. 1830 - D. 1911
FITCHARD, John, B. 1798 - D. 1856, Wf. Maria W.
FITCHARD, Maria W., B. 1803 - D. 1891, Hus. John
FITCHARD, Ann M., B. 1832 - D. 1858
VANCE, Maria J., D. 6-26-1862, 1yr-9mo
VANCE, Louisa Rose, D. 10-28-1876, 48yr-8mo-14da
KINGSLEY, Jededian, D. 2-17-1843, 77yr, Wf. Lydia
KINGSLEY, Lydia, D. 4-30-1857, 91yr, Hus. Jededian
KINGSLEY, Philip S., D. 12-21-1861
NEWELL, Lydia J. Kingsley, D. 3-10-1877, 55yr
KINGSLEY, Obadian, D. 4-31-1860, 74yr, Wf. Lovinia
KINGSLEY, Lovinia, D. 3-12-1875, 77yr, Hus. Obadian
CURTIS, Julia, D. 12-24-1882, 33yr
CURTIS, Jeremiah, D. 1889
IDET, Adelia, D. 4-5-1874
CURTIS, Georgia, NO DATA
PEABODY, Edwin R., B. 1833 - D. 1900, CIVIL WAR VET
HAGUES, Thomas, B. 1836 - D. 1916, Wf. Sarah H.
HAGUES, Sarah H., B. 1843 - D. 1893, Hus. Thomas
HULSAVER, Nathaniel, B. 1814 - D. 1905, Wf. Margaret Voorhees [* see note at end of listings]
HULSAVER, Margaret Voorhees, B. 1818 - D. 1905, Hus. Nathaniel
SIMPSON, Joshua A., B. 1818 - D. 1896, Wf. Mary A.
SIMPSON, Mary A., B. 1825 - D. 1909, Hus. Joshua A.
SIMPSON, Peter, D. 8-27-1853, 81yr
THOMAS, Wallace, NO DATA
DAVIES, Thomas, D. 8-2-1881, 81yr, Wf. Elizabeth
DAVIES, Elizabeth, D. 8-8-1881, 80yr, Hus. Thomas
DAVIES, Benjamin E. B. 1820 - D. 1894
DAVIES, Helen, D. 4-19-1851, 29yr
MORRIS, William, D. 7-15-1850, 37yr-5mo-25da, Wf. Jane Ladd?
MORRIS, Jane Ladd, D. 1876, 85yr-2mo, Hus. William?
MORRIS, William H., D. 8-26-1850, 18yr-3mo
MORRIS, Elizabeth J., D. 3-23-1899, 60yr-2mo-5da
MORRIS, Samuel, D. 3-13-1897, 51yr-9mo-20da
MORRIS, John, D. 4-4-1888, 44yr-10mo
MORRIS, William H., D. 4-26-1850, 13yr-3mo
MORRIS, John, D. 5-28-1878, 67yr-11mo-16da, Wf. Mary B.
MORRIS, Mary Budlong, D. 12-12-1875, 64yr-4mo-14da, Hus. John
MORRIS, Mary, D. 6-27-1872, 20yr-6mo
PHILO, Lina A., D. 6-23-1871, 20yr-10mo
PHILO, Dora A., D. 1871
BALCH, Andrew J., B. 1831 - D. 1889, Wf. Caroline Reymore
BALCH, Caroline Reymore, B. 1834 - D. 1922, Hus. Andrew J.
FERGUSON, Jane, B. 1839 - D. 1844
FERGUSON, Mary, B. 1842 - D. 1844
FERGUSON, Samuel, B. 1856 - D. 1862
FERGUSON, Mary, D. 1836, 62yr, Hus. Samuel
FERGUSON, Samuel, D. 1846, 84yr, Wf. Mary
UNDERWOOD, Andrew L., D. 1884, 56yr, Wf. Elizabeth
UNDERWOOD, Elizabeth, D. 1903, 74yr-9mo-23da, Hus. Andrew L.
AUSTIN, Henry, D. 1892, 90yr
HARVY, REV. BENJAMIN, D. 1848, 114yr, REV. VETERAN
AUSTIN, Freeborn, D. 1895, 88yr, Wf. Mary Lewis
AUSTIN, Mary Lewis, D. 1895, 83yr, Hus. Freeborn
AUSTIN, Freeborn Sr., D. 1870, Wf. Nancy
AUSTIN, Nancy, D. 1858, Hus. Freeborn Sr.
AUSTIN, Abel, D. 1847, 17yr, son of Nancy & Freeborn Sr.
AUSTIN, Charles, D. 1838, son of Nancy & Freeborn Sr.
FERGUSON, COL. JAMES, D. 1847, 51yr, Wf. Christina
FERGUSON, Christina, D. 1851, 51yr, Hus. Col. James
MAPLES, Maria, D. 1835
MAPLES, Eliza Maria, D. 1851, 22yr, Dau of Maria
WELLS, Benard, D. 18?
HARRIS, Margaret, B. 18 ?- D. ?
HARRIS, Phoebe, B. 18 ?- D. ? , 19yr
HARRIS, Ann, D. 1852, Hus. Joseph
HARRIS, Joseph, D. 1833, 63yr, Wf. Ann
VANCE, Robert, B. 1796 - D. 1881, Wf. Jerusha
VANCE, Jerusha, B. 1797 - D. 1860, Hus. Robert
ROBERTS, Thomas F., D. 1854, 22yr, Wf. Mary
MAPLES, Capt. James E., NO DATA
MAPLES, William, D. 1868, 37yr
McCABE, Rebecca, D. 1859, 88yr, Hus. Peter
BRIDENBECKER, Andrew, D. 1902, 62yr, VETERAN
HARVEY, Robert, B. 1839 - D. 1849
HARVEY, Susan, B. 1846 - D. 1849
ROBERTS, Mary, D 1849, 30yr, Hus. Robert
MORGAN, Samuel, D. 18 ?
MORGAN, son, NO DATA
POWELL, Capt. W., D. 1862, 51yr, Wf. Sarah Ellen
POWELL, Sarah Ellen, D. 1851, 22yr, Hus. Capt. W.
POWELL, Ettie, D. 1865, dau of Sarah E. & Capt. W.
DAVIS, Edward, D. 1872, 78yr-6mo, Wf. Hannah
DAVIS, Hannah, D. 1876, 77yr, Hus. Edward
DAVIS, Ella, D. 1865, Dau= Hannah & Edward
DAVIS, Flora, B. 1872 - D. ?
MORRIS, Clinton, B. 1871 - D. 1916, Wf. Nellie
MORRIS, Nellie, B. 1871 - D. 1911, Hus. Clinton
MORRIS, Grace, B. 1895 - D. 1898
BORDEN, Alphonso, B. 1844 - D. 1921, Wf. H. Helena Ferguson
BORDEN, H. Helena Ferguson, B. 1848 - D. 1908, Hus. Alphonso
BORDEN, Frank, B. 1880 - D. 1880, son of Alphonso & Helena
FERGUSON, Samuel, B. 1807 - D. 1870, Wf. Harriet
FERGUSON, Harriet, B. 1809 - D. 1871, Hus. Samuel
BORDEN, Joseph, B. 1806 - D. 1899, Wf. Barbara
BORDEN, Barbara, B. 1817 - D. 1886, Hus. Joseph
BORDEN, Frank, B. 1858 - D. 1883
JAMES, Theodore D., B. 1839 - D. 1882, Wf. Cornelia F.
JAMES, Theodore M., B. 1882 - D. 1887
FLYNN, Florence James, B. 1876 - D. 1934
JAMES, Genevieve, B. 1879 - D. 1888
JAMES, Cornelia Ferguson, B. 1845 - D. 1899, Wf. #2, Hus. Theodore D.
JAMES, Sarah, D. 1868, Wf. #1, 28yr, Hus. Theodore D.
RICHARDSON, Ellison, B. 1831 - D. 1876
BRIDENBECKER, Harriet, B. 1831 - D. 1889
BRIDENBECKER, Francis, B. 1824 - D. 1879
BRIDENBECKER, Wallace, B. 1858 - D. 1874
BRIDENBECKER, Samuel Mather, B. 1791 - D. 1875
HARVEY, Benjamin, D. 1873, 59yr, Wf. Isabel
HARVEY, Isabel, D. 1889, 58yr, Hus. Benjamin
HARVEY, Eugene, D. 1916, 68yr
BETTIS, Leta M., D. 9-22-1881, 5yr
BETTIS, Aaron, D. 4-19-1902, 64yr
BETTIS, Delila E. French, B. 1845 - D.1903
KAST, Joseph, NO DATA
JONES, Charlotte, B. 1782 - D. 1857, Hus. Emanuel
JONES, Emanuel, B. 1764 - D. 1852, Wf. Charlotte
VANDYCK, Margaret, D. 7-4-1872, 62yr, Hus. John
VANDYCK, Margaret, D. 1-1-1852, 72yr
VANDYCK, Willie, NO DATA
ESLING, William A., B. 1796 - D. 1869, Wf. Mary Jones
ESLING, Mary Jones, B. 1806 - D. 1863, Hus. William A.
ESLING, William, B. 1836 - D. 1916, Wf. Jane Vance
ESLING, Jane Vance, B. 1840 - D. 1918, Hus. William
ESLING, Jennie M., B. 1877- D. 1890
ESLING, Merriett, B. 1865 - D. 1884
AUSTIN, Delia E. Gardner, D. 2-22-1870, 22yr-10mo
AUSTIN, Homer, B. 1839 - D. 1917, Wf. Elizabeth H.
AUSTIN, Elizabeth Hulser, B. 1842 - D. 1917, Hus. Homer
AUSTIN, Clare, B. 1863 - D. 1863
JOHNSTON, William, B. 1804 - D. 1888, Wf. Elizabeth
JOHNSTON, Elizabeth, B. 1804 - D. 1890, Hus. William
JOHNSTON, Mary Elizabeth, D. 1862
JOHNSTON, Robert, B. 1839 - D. 1863, CIVIL WAR VETERAN
JOHNSTON, Mary Grace, D. 7-25-1863, 11yr-1mo-15da
ROBARDS, Catherine Johnston, B. 1834 - D. 1912, Hus. Henry
ROBARDS, Henry, B. 1826 - D. 1895
HUSLER, Eliza M., B. 1826 - D. 1890, Hus. Jerome [* see note at end of list]
HUSLER, Jerome, B. 1819 - D. 1860, Wf. Eliza M. [* see note at end of list]
PHILO, Elisha R., D. 11-20-1864, 54yr, Wf. Phebe
PHILO, Phebe, D. 9-17-1884, 66yr, Hus. Elisha R.
LEMOR, J., NO DATA
DEDRICK, Margaret, D. 1807, Hus. David
DEDRICK, David, D. 1830, Wf. Margaret
LANG, James, D. 1850, 65yr
MORRIS, David, D. 1869, 68yr, Wf. Ann
MORRIS, Ann, D. 1854, Wf. # ? , Hus. David
MORRIS, Mary, NO DATA, Wf. # ? , Hus. David
MORRIS, Arivell, NO DATA
POWELL, Margaret, NO DATA
CURTIS, George, D. 1896 - ? , 74yr, VETERAN, Wf. Elizabeth A.
CURTIS, Elizabeth Ann Austin, B. 1825 - D. 1900, Hus. George
CURTIS, son, D. 1872
EVANS, Frankie B., D. 1880, 12yr
LADD, Samuel P., B. 1829 - D. 1902, Wf. Chloe
LADD, Chloe, B. 1832 - D. 1906, Hus. Samuel P.
LADD, S. Burton, B. 1854 - D. 1901, Wf. Ida Dodge
LADD, Ida Dodge, B. 1858 - D. 1932, Hus. S. Burton
PRICE, Margaret Roberts, D. 4-4-1866, 33yr-1mo-3da
PRICE, infant baby, D. 4-4-1866
BRAZIE, Mary, D. 6-2-1845, Wf. #1, Hus. Daniel [* see note at end of list]
BRAZIE, Sophia, D. 12-16-1854, Wf. #2, Hus. Daniel [* see note at end of list]
BRAZIE, Olive, D. 11-18-1858, aged 10 years 8 mos. & 6 days, daughter of Daniel & Sophia Brazie [* see note at end of list]
HAZIET, Jane, D. 1-23-1856, 58yr-8mo-10da, Hus. James
HAZIET, James, D. 4-19-1851, Wf. Jane
BORDEN, Elizabeth Girvan, B. 1847 - D. 1919, Hus. Barnard
BORDEN, William B., B. 1917 - D. 1917
KNAPP, William K., B. 1850 - D. 1917, Wf. Elizabeth Vance
KNAPP, Elizabeth Vance, B. 1850 - D. 1930, Hus. William K.
SMITH, Mary, D. 12-16-1866, 62yr-4mo
BAXTER, John, D. 4-1-1852, 76yr
WILLIAMS, Ellenor, D. 6-5-1842, 60yr-3mo, Hus. William
PRICE, David, D. 5-12-1855, 71yr, Wf. Elizabeth
PRICE, Elizabeth, D. 7-17-1844, 59yr-4mo, Hus. David
THOMAS, Susannah Price, D. 11-14-1842, 32yr-8mo, Hus. William
ROSCOE, Sherman, D. 1-10-1852, 33yr-6mo-25da
ROSCOE, William, D. 8-25-1847, 31yr
ROSCOE, Russell, D. 2-2-1858, 79yr-2mo-2da
ROSCOE, Almira, D. 9-28-1850
VAUGHAN, John, D. 8-28-1848
VAUGHAN, Blinof, D. 6-28-1853
VAUGHAN, Morris, D. 8-15-1851, Wf. Mary
VAUGHAN, Mary, D. 6-11-1862, 54yr-11mo, Hus. Morris
DEMPSTER, John, D. 2-21-1864, 62yr-4mo
DEMPSTER, John H., D. 9-26-1850, 23yr-4mo
DEMPSTER, son, D. 2-24-1851, 20yr-11mo, son of John & Mary
HAZLETT, John, D. 9-11-1843, 17yr
HAZLETT, James, D. ?-10-1844, 10yr
NEALE, Paul A., NO DATA, VETERAN
FOLTS, Elizabeth, B. 1846 - D. 1907, Hus. Andrew J.
FOLTS, Andrew J., B. 1840 - D. 1920, Wf. Elizabeth
HILTON, H. E., D. 10-18-1880, 18yr
HAKE, Clara B., D. 7-28-1883, Hus. George W.
HAZLETT, John, B. 1799 - D. 1888, 88yr-10mo-14da, Wf. Elizabeth
HAZLETT, Elizabeth, B. 1805 - D. 1871, 66yr-10mo-14da, Hus. John
HAZLETT, Samuel, D. 10-14-1870, 28yr
McCOMES, Bessie May, B. 1870 - D. 1880
McCOMBS, Elizabeth Hazlett, B. 1837 - D. 1906, Hus. Henry
McCOMBS, Henry, B .1837 - D. 1928, VETERAN, Wf. Elizabeth H.
McCLEAN, Robert, D. 11-1-1856
DEMPSTER, Andrew, D .2-2-1852
DEMPSTER, Henry, B. 1837 - D. 1892, Wf. Margaret Young
DEMPSTER, Margaret Young, B. 1839 - D. 1930, Hus. Henry
DEMPSTER, John H., B. 1866 - D. 1882
DEMPSTER, Mary E., B. 1873 - D. 1877
DEMPSTER, Harry, B. 1884 - D. 1893
DEMPSTER, William Y., B. 1867 - D. 1944
BRIDENBECK, Harriet, B. 1831 - D. 1889
BRIDENBECK, Frances, B. 1824 - D. 1878
BRIDENBECK, Wallace, B. 1858 - D.1874
MATHER, Samuel, B. 1791 - D. 1875
FERGUSON, Charles, B. 1842 - D. 1891, Wf. Helen M.
FERGUSON, Helen M., B. 1850 - D. 1874, Hus. Charles
FERGUSON, Ada Frances, B. 1855 - D. 1861
FERGUSON, Amos S., B. 1823 - D. 1877, Wf. Eliza
FERGUSON, Eliza, B. 1822 - D. 1894, Hus. Amos
BENNETT, Richard, B. 1816 - D. 1882
ROBARDS, Mary A., D. 4-21-1875, Hus. Samuel
VANCE, John L., B. 1820 - D. 1882
VANCE, John Lewis, D. 1873
HULSER, Oscar, D. 6-24-1900
HULSER, John, D. 8-26-1867, 77yr-5mo, Wf. Ann B.
HULSER, Ann B., D. 6-2-1879, 88yr, Hus. John
HULSER, Mary M., D. 12-26-1841, 23yr-7mo
HULSER, Hiram H., D. 9-1843, 28yr
HULSER, Capt. Washington W., D. 5-5-1864, 30yr-5mo, Wf. Cynthia Minott
HULSER, Cynthia A. Minott, D. 9-6-1916, 79yr-9mo, Hus. Capt. Washington
HULSER, Wellington, D. 9-20-1847, 13yr
HULSER, Harriet M., D. 9-21-1847, 30yr


May 15, 1999  From Judy Anger: Thank you for the last posting to FRANKFORT. I've been waiting awhile for the listing of thiscemetery. Most of the people are my family. I have one correction. It must have been a transposed letter in transcription.

Eliza M. HUSLER should be HULSER, and Jerome HUSLER should be HULSER.

HULSAVER - there's three names for this spelling. These are definitely my family. Nathaniel HULSER is my g-g-grandfather. The spelling is interesting. Can you clear this up for me? One theory is that the V should be a U. I have not until this posting really found any info on HULSER past the mid 1800's. And the spelling is always HULSER. This gives me another avenue to investigate. Possible German name of HULSAUER. Then Anglicized down to HULSER. Although Nathaniel's father John Hulser also on this posting is spelled HULSER. So if you can shed some light on this puzzlement I'd appreciate any assistance.


new 3/23/05   From David Harvey

Your website lists the following for Brazie in the Frankfort (Ferguson Road) Cemetery:

BRAZIE, Mary, D. 6-2-1845, Wf. #1, Hus. David BRAZIE, Sophia, D. 12-16-1854, Wf. #2, Hus. David BRAZIE, Olive, D. 11-18-1858, 10mo, dau of Sophia & David

Mary (Woolner) Brazie is my 2nd Great Grandmother. My wife and I visited the Frankfort Cemetery in 2003, unearthed the stones for Mary, Sophia, and Olive, and tidied them up as best we could. The only part of the headstone that was exposed on first look was "NIEL BRA", and my wife commented that that was a really strange name.

I should like to submit corrections so that the record will read:

BRAZIE, Mary, D. 6-2-1845, Wf. #1, Hus. Daniel BRAZIE, Sophia, D. 12-16-1854, Wf. #2, Hus. Daniel BRAZIE, Olive, D. 11-18-1858 aged 10 years 8 mos. & 6 days, daughter of Daniel & Sophia Brazie

Other readings of this cemetery have called them BRAZIL, instead of BRAZIE.

I've attached photos of the headstones so you can see for yourself. Olive's is a bit hard to decipher, but if you look at it long enough the 8 and 6 become visable.

I'm curious. There's nothing on Mary's or Sopia's headstone to signify (correctly) that they are Daniel's 1st and 2nd wives, so there must have been more cemetery records somewhere else at one time.

That's all... Thanks for the fantastic web site.

David Harvey
March 2005

Photo of Headstone of Mary Woolner Brazie - image size 216k
Photo of Headstone of Sophia Brazie - image size 196k
Photo of Headstone of Olive Brazie - image size 212k


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