FAMILIES BURIED IN MOHAWK CEMETERY
We always welcome further info about the families buried in the cemeteries we list on the site.
The first researcher to send in an item about people buried in Mohawk Cemetery is Jillean Austin, who contributes a short file about the Edicks and Gleeds of Mohawk, NY. These two families married descendants of other early Mohawk Valley families, whose surnames frequently appear on our site.
EDICK and GLEED of Mohawk Village
Meda GETMAN was born Aug 26, 1866, died Oct 3, 1952, and married William F. EDICK on Oct. 18, 1885. William was born Dec 26, 1862 in Columbia and died Jan 3, 1943. Both are buried in Mohawk Cemetery. Meda was a school teacher before she had 3 daughters:
The 3 sisters had a beauty parlor in Mohawk. Later on Lana and Mae worked out of Lana's house.
William EDICK was son of John and Margaret HEAVENER EDICK.
Meda Getman's sister was Nellie Lucinda, who married Charles BROWN, a rich dairy farmer on Vickerman Hill, Mohawk. Meda had a brother Neal V. Getman.
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