Oneonta, Otsego County, NY
Copied by Mrs. Zillah Van Cleft Bull, Oneonta Chapter NSDAR 1935
Contributed by George Drennon - Oct 2001
Located on cross road near Oneonta Reservoir. Completely hid by grove of pines Gifford, Henry b. Jan 18, 1796 d. Dec 13, 1885 Gifford, Clarissa (Robinson) wife of Henry died Apr 19, 1836 age 37 yrs 1 mo 28 days Gifford, Eunice (Peet, McClellan) 2d wife of Henry Dec 17, 1882 age 87 yrs6 mos 12 days Gifford, Sylvester, son of Henry and Clarissa Apr 24, 1829 4mo 3days. Gifford, John died Nov 28, 1884 age 84 yrs 8mo 20days Gifford, Betsy wife of John died June 16,1857 age 50 yrs 11mo 3days Gifford, Elihu died July 6,1839 born Jan 7, 1772 Gifford, Obadiah died Apr 11, 1848 age 50 yrs 11days Gifford, Lucy wife of Obadiah died Apr 27,1847 43 yrs 2mo 16days Gifford, George field stone no dates Gifford, David 2 yrs old Gifford, Sabra (Buckston) wife of Elihu died Feb 18, 1848 age 76 yrs 6mo 18days Peet, Isaac died Jan 26,1871 age 82 yrs 3mo 17days Peet, Ruth wife of Isaac died Nov 28, 1857 aged 60 yrs 10mo 26days Peet, Henry b. 1820 d. 1881 Shove, Laura sister of Ruth Peet died Mar 31, 1877 age 82 yrs 3mo 17days Notes from the will of Henry Gifford directs that the burying ground on his farm as now found be reserved from sale in the disposal of my real estate. His will was probated on 11 Feb 1886.