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Tombstone Inscriptions in Greenwich, NY Cemetery




Mehitable P. Handy

Died May 30, 1808

Aged 5 years, 5 months and 24 days


Eliza A. Handy

Died May 18, 1833

Aged 17 years, 26 days


Jonathan Handy

died Feb. 4, 1842, aged 63 years


Elisha A. Handy

died May 19, 1828

aged 1 year, 1 month, and 11 days


Lydia Handy

died Jan. 15, 1879, aged 87 years

Meet me in Heaven.


Jonathan G.

son of Ira and Mary Hatch

died Aug. 22nd, 1838

aged one year and two days.

It was a sweet little flower

But too tender to stay

In this world's chilling blasts.


Grace Hay

born June 25, 1783

Died Aug. 10, 1808


John Hay

born April 4, 1752.

Died April 26, 1838.


Andrew Hay

born Aug. 1, 1796

Died Dec. 31, 1812.


Margaret, wife of John Hay

Born Nov. 25, 1753,

died Aug. 17, 1832


Sarah Jane,

daughter of D.W. and E.B. Heath

died March 28, 1843 in her 5th year.

The flower so early 'nipt by death

and hid within the tomb,

Transplanted in a happier soil

Eternally shall bloom.


Mariam Loezer

daughter of D.W. and E.B. Heath

died June 26, 1844

in the 2nd year of her age.

Suffer little children to come unto me

and forbid them not, for of such is

the kingdom of heaven. Matt. 19, 14.


Charles H.,

son of William and L.C. Hegeman.

Born Oct. 8, 1850.

Died Nov. 21, 1850


Jacob L. Height

Died Feb. 23, 1849

aged 54 years.


Remains of William Edgar

Only son of William and Caroline Henry

died April 7, 1828,

aged 4 months and 20 days


Died in New York Jan. 11, 1849,

Caroline B. White,

wife of William Henry, aged 60 years.

She sleeps in Jesus.


In memory of Andrew Henry

who departed this life Dec. 8th, 1825,

aged 57 years. For the last 30 years

of his life was a resident of St. Johns,

Lower Canada.

Blessed are the pure in heart for they

shall see God. Matt. 5, 8.


Died at Algonquin, Ill, Jan. 8, 1876,

Capt. William Henry

Aged 84 years.

15th Ill. vol. in the battle of Shiloh,

seige of Corinth, and Matamora.

A Christian Soldier.


William Edgar,

only son of Wm. and C.B. Henry

Died April 7, 1828,

aged 4 months and 20 days.


Agnes, wife of Ira M. Hillman,

died Sept. 29, 1846,

aged 30 years, 1 mo. and 2 days.


In memory of Leroy S.,

son of Joseph and Betsy Hiscock,

who died Feb. 27th, 1823,

aged 1 year, 4 months.


In memory of Betsy Hiscock

wife of Joseph Hiscock and daughter of

Jeremiah and Isabella Newberry,

who died May 18, 1828,

in the 26th year of her age.

This note above the rest shall swell

My Jesus has done all things well.

Those were her last words.


Elizabeth, wife of Israel Holdridge

Died Aug. 2, 1847,

aged 77 years, 2 months and 2 days.


Lucy S., wife of Albert Hollis

died July 3, 1848,

in the 20th year of her age.

Erected by her father, W. Waters.

Dearest daughter thou has left us

Here thy loss we deeply feel,

But tis God that hath bereft us,

He can all our sorrows heal.


George, son of G.F. and S. Hollister

Died Oct. 7, 1847,

aged eight years and 26 days.


Howell S. Holmes

died Nov. 11, 1844

aged 37 years and 4 months.


Leroy Holmes

Born May 8, 1817.

Died in East California, Dec. 16, 1850


Eliza B. Horton

Daughter of Jonathan K. and Elizabeth Horton;

died June 28, 1844,

aged 35 years, 7 mos., and 21 days.


Elizabeth Tice Horton

Wife of J.K. Horton

Died Aug. 22, 1858, aged 77 years

Thou art my hope, O Lord God;

Thou are my trust from youth. Prov. LXXI


John H., son of J. and E. Horton.

Died Jan. 26, 1842,

aged 19 months and 12 days.


The resting place of Jonathan K. Horton

Deceased Feb. 1848, aged 70 years

In life an honest man

In death a Christian


Sarah, wife of Lewis J. Howe

died April 30, 1848,

aged 34 years and 11 months.