CHURCH YARD AND CEMETERY: “Q-R”

The epitaphs that follow are exactly as found upon the tombstones in the Presbyterian churchyard unless enclosed within brackets. Anything enclosed within brackets is not legible or available in 1980, but does appear on the Osborn Shaw list of 1940. The information within parenthesis is Genealogical data and birth dates, not appearing on the stones, but, perhaps of interest to the reader.

QUINN:

QUINN-EICHACKER

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Joseph George Quinn Nov. 1, 1883-Feb. 20, 1962 (AE: 79)

His wife Lillian Grace Burson Oct. 15, 1891-____ (death left out but marker L.G.B.) He saketh me to lie down in green pastures

REESE:

Deloren C. Reese April 27, 1847 Nov. 7, 1919 (AE: 72)

Jennie L. His wife Nov. 18, 1850-Feb. 4, 1911 (AE: 61) She has done what she could And has gone to reap her reward

RISLEY:

Risley

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William Risley Born Aug. 25, 1837 Died June 10, 1910 (AE: 75)

His wife Mary Jane Dyckes Born Mar. 3, 1839 Died Aug. 5, 1912 (AE: 73)

Their daughter Carrie L. Risley Born Oct. 7, 1873

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(SHERMAN)

Bessie May Sherman Born Mar. 13, 1899 Died Sept. 19, 1900

ROBBINS:

In Memory of Zebulon Robbins Who departed this life Dec. 25, 1788 in his 65th year (b.1723)

[Susanna Relict of Zebulon Robbins Died March 28, 1807 In the 74th year of her age.] (b. 1733) (1980-footstone; S.R. beside Zebulon)

[Betsey Robbins Died Sept. 25, 1824 Relict of Isaac AE 68 years] (b.1756)

ROE:

Julia Ann Relict to George Roe Died March 10, 1858 In the 83rd year of her age. (b. 1775)

ROGERS:

Oran W. Rogers Born April 19, 1812 Died Nov. 2, 1887 (AE 75)

Mary J. Wife of Oran W. Rogers Born May 12, 1823 Died Nov. 2, 1897 (AE 74)

Hester Ann Daughter of Oran and Mary Rogers Died Dec. 22, 1857 AE 4 years

ROSEMAN:

Julia Ann Wife of John Roseman Died March 10, 1857 AE 74 years, 6 months (b. 1783)

ROWLAND:

Esther M. McGivney Wife of Joseph Rowland Died April 14, 1913 AE 91 years (b. 1822)

Joseph Rowland Died Nov. 17, 1883 Born 1816 (AE 67)

Theodore H. Son of Thomas W. and Mary A. Rowland Died March 17, 1846 AE 11 months, 20 days Friends and phisicians (sic) could not save my mertal body from the grave….

Thomas M. Son of Thomas W. and Mary A. Rowland Died Aug. 24, 1849 AE 1 year, 4 ‘sos, 6 days

Edward T. Son of Thomas H. and Mary Rowland Died Jan. 22, 1851 AE 5 mos, 20 days This lovely bud so beautiful and fair Called hence by early doom Just came to show how fine a flower In paradise might bloom

Captain Henry L. Rowland Born Jan. 14, 1827 Died June 8, 1876 (AE 49) He bringeth them to their desired haven

M.A.R. (Mary Rowland) June 6, 1824 Feb. 29, 1904 (AE 80)

T.W.R. (Thomas W. Rowland) April 5, 1821 Sept. 1, 1900 (AE 79)

Mary Satterly wife of Henry L. Rowland Born July 4, 1832 Died Sept. 7, 1908 (AE 76) The memory of the just is blessed

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Henrietta Rowland Wife of J. Addison Brown Died Aug. 22, 1876 AE 20 years, 10 mos, 24 days (b.1856) There remaineth therefore a rest to the people of God

RUDYARD:

Lucy A. Wife of James Rudyard Born Dec. 21, 1821 Died Nov. 18, 1901 (AE 80)

Sacred in the memory of Annah Rudyard Wife of James Rudyard and Daughter of Captain James Smith Who died June 9th, 1848 AE 35 years, 1 mo, 14 days As a wife she adorned that sacred relation by those gifts which lead to pure devotion and unfeigned affection. As a mother her orphan children’s tears will fill a memory of what they once enjoyed under that protecting hand, what they have lost in their dead mother

Also of their infant son William Baxter Who died July 12th, 1848 AE 1 month, 3 days

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Sacred to the Memory of Harriet Newell Daughter of James & Anna Rudyard Who died May 20th, 1849 Aged 5 years, 6 mos, 6 days Suffer the little children to come unto me and forbid them not, for of such is the Kingdom of heaven

James Rudyard Born April 10, 1810 Died Jan. 3, 1874 (AE 64)

Anna P. Daughter of James & Rudyard Born Feb. 28, 1837 Died April 2, 1896 (AE 59)

Frances Mary Daughter of William & Maria Rudyard Died Sept. 24, 1849 AE 9 mos, 16 days Early lost: Early saved

William Rudyard Died Jan. 23, 1866 AE 58 years, 10 mos, 9 days (b. 1808)

[Maria (Dickerson) His wife Died Feb. 23, 1869 AE 57 years, 5 mos, 10 days] (b.1812)

Ruhland:

Jacob 1860-1945 (AE 85)

Marie 1859-1945 (AE 86)

Edythe R. March 15, 1891 Dec. 25, 1970 (AE 79)

Carl Feb. 2, 1890 Oct. 17, 1965 (AE 75)