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Walker Family Cemetery

Route 34B, Lansing, New York
The cemetery is across the highway from the home at 866 Ridge Road (Rt. 34B). This small burial plot is enclosed by a fence. It is very close to the highway. The home at 866 Ridge Road was built by Edward Walker's son, James, circa 1840.
Town of Lansing, Tompkins County, NY.
Cemetery is inactive.

Map (Off-site from MapQuest)
Map (Tax Map, off-site from Tompkins Co. Gov)

This record is as complete as possible at this time.

photograph of cemetery
(Photo by Cheryl Hall, May 6, 2006)
(larger photo)

The original transcript, from the records of Isabelle Parish, indicated that there was a caretaker for this cemetery. It is not known if this remains true today. Burials are from 1815 to 1841.
Please use Notes as a guide only!

Surname Given Name(s)/Relationship Date(s)/Age Inscriptions/Notes
Howell Sylvanus d. May 31, 1821, ae 23y 2m 11d Sacred to the Memory of-
Who Departed this Life

Added d. month/day & age months/days
Howell Mary, w/o Sylvanus Howell d. Dec. 7, 1849, ae 89y Removed to Ludlowville Pine
Grove Cemetery. Note: Likely an
error in death year or age if dates
and age are correct for Sylvanus.
Walker Edward d. November 1823, ae 46y Added month of death
Walker Orpha, w/o Edward Walker
also w/o Cyrus Powers
d. Sep. 16, 1850, ae 63y 4m 15d Removed to Ludlowville Pine
Grove Cemetery.
Walker Joseph M., s/o Edward & Orpha Walker d. June 28, 1819, ae 8m 26d Added d. month/day &
days of age
Walker Christina, w/o Edward Walker, Jr. d. Aug. 22, 1841, ae 31y Corrected given name from Christiania
added d. month/day
Walker James B., s/o Edward & Julia Walker d. June 26, 1815, ae 4m 28d Old record had death year as 1845
added d. month/day

Thank you Alan Chaffee for donating the records of Isabelle Parish.
Thank you Janet Nash for transcribing the original record into digital format.
Thank you Nina (Christofferson) McAndrews for updating this record (2001).

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