Old Dansville Village Cemetery
AKA: Old Burying Ground, now Pioneer Park
Village of Dansville, Town of North Dansville, Livingston County, NY



Burial List A

The following are believed to have been buried at the Old Village Cemetery per various records. Their tombstones were not located at Greenmount in 2012. Go here for information on any of their family buried at Greenmount Cemetery

OV-1847----death date prior to opening of Greenmount Cemetery in 1847 per various records or stone transcribed with discarded stones from the old cemetery; thus likely buried at the old cemetery.

VBM-1888----listed in 1888 Village of Dansville board minutes as tombstone ordered to be removed from the old cemetery and transferred to Greenmount Cemetery. Some of these stones were discarded behind the barn and up the service road in 1888-1889. Bodies likely remain at the old cemetery.

T-1954----Transcription of discarded stones along the service road at Greenmount Cemetery compiled by historian Wilfred Rauber in abt 1954; and transcription in 1960 by the Boy Scouts, directed by Gerald Freeman.

ALTMEYER, Margaret C. , Born Jun 1846 , Died 24 Aug 1846 d/o Francis & Catharine Hallauer Altmeyer; likely buried at Old Dansvile Village Cemetery
BLACKFORD, Eliphalet H , Spouse of Theda Village of Dansville tavern owner in 1835; daughter Maria buried at Old Village in 1832 and her stone found discarded at Greenmount; VBM-1888
BROOKS, Amy , Died 13 Oct 1844 , age 26y7m13d d/o Isaac and Sarah Brooks; VBM-1888; T-1954
DRAKE, James A , Born 25 Nov 1855 , Died 17 Apr 1858 s/o Isaac W. and Elizabeth Graham Drake; T-1954; no stone found in 2012
FAULKNER, Daniel Perine , Spouse of Susan Perine, Nancy Porter , Born 1 Mar 1763 , Died 12 Jan 1802 s/o John and Ann Perine Faulkner; one of first settlers of Dansville, village named for him; no evidence of burial but some family believed he is buried here; OV-1847
FAULKNER, Nancy Porter , Spouse of Daniel Faulkner , Born 31 Dec 1768 , Died after 8 Jun 1804 listing as widow; d/o Nathaniel and Charity Lane Porter; no evidence of burial but some family believed she is buried here; OV-1847
FOOTE, Amelia Cornelia , Born 30 Sep 1839 , Died 13 Jan 1846 d/o William and Clarissa Whitney Foote; likely buried at Old Dansville Village Cemetery; parents stones at Greenmount, Sec F
INGERSOLL, Mary C , Born Abt 1837 , Died 28 Sep 1837 d/o Daniel and Harriet Hartman Ingersoll; likely buried at Old Dansville Village Cemetery and marker moved to Greenmount with parents in Sec F
LACEY, Elizabeth , Spouse of David Lacey , Born 17 Dec 1751 , Died 22 Jul 1810 per 1954 transcription, 1960 transcription lists husband as Daniel Lorens; T-1954
NIBLACK, John , Spouse of Hannah Baxter , Born Abt 1752 , Died 4 Jan 1799 an early settler of Sparta in 1798; T-1954
NOBLE, Horace Levens , Spouse of Amanda Haskins , Born 27 Oct 1802 , Died 28 Apr 1839 s/o Sylvester and Betsy Kibbe Noble; VBM-1888; T-1954 (1960 transcription reads died Apr 1859 likely in error)
OVERTON, Israel H , Spouse of Phebe , Born Abt 1805 , Died Abt 1840 body “stolen” from grave for medical research as he was disliked; OV-1847
OVERTON, Phebe , Spouse of Israel H. , Died 17 Apr 1841 , age 27y1m7d 1960 transcription lists born 7 Apr; VBM-1888; T-1954
PORTER, Annetje “Ann” , Spouse of William , Born Abt 1744 , Died 12 Nov 1798 d/o Abraham and Annetje Blaw Oukee; stone believed to be under that of Nathaniel Porter on service road below Sec A, T-1954
PORTER, William , Spouse of Ann Oukee , Born abt 1739 , Died 11 Mar 1816 s/o Richard and Anne Porter Porter; stone believed to be under that of brother Nathaniel on service road below Sec A, T-1954
PRENTICE, Emmeline , Born 20 Aug 1820 , Died 27 Sep 1841 d/o Nathan and Elizabeth Prentice; likely buried at Old Dansville Village Cemetery and marker moved to Greenmount, Sec L; OV-1847
WARREN, Oliver Wellington Lane , Spouse of Olive Smith , Born 6 May 1794 , Died 26 Feb 1847 s/o William and Rebecca Hathaway Warren; VBM-1888; T-1954; stone likely under that of wife along service road.
WELCH, Jacob Sr , Spouse of Maria Catharina Martz , Born 25 Jul 1757 , Died 12 Sep 1831 likely buried at Old Dansville Village Cemetery and marker moved to Greenmount with family in Sec G; OV-1847


Burial List B
The following were likely buried at the Old Dansville Village Cemetery and their tombstones were later either transferred to or replaced on private lots at Greenmount Cemetery after it opened on August 4, 1847. It is not known if their bodies were also removed to Greenmount. Tombstones photographed in 2012-2014.
ALDRICH, Benjamin , Born 1759 , Died 1829 Greenmount location B
ALDRICH, Edwin , Born 1845 , Died 1848 Greenmount location B
ALDRICH, Harriet , Born 1843 , Died 1844 Greenmount location B
ALDRICH, Sybil Morley , Born 1765 , Died 1845 Greenmount location B
BANKS, Harriet , Born 1819 , Died 1848 Greenmount location N
BANKS, Harriet Bradner , Born 1796 , Died 1820 Greenmount location N
BARNHART, Magdalene , Born 1773 , Died 1837 Greenmount location K
BATEMAN, Mary Taylor , Born 1826 , Died 1844 Greenmount location N
BATEMAN, Morzello , Born 1844 , Died 1849 Greenmount location N
BEACH, Caroline , Born 1840 , Died 1840 Greenmount location E
BEACH, Simeon , Born 1833 , Died 1834 Greenmount location E
BELLAMY, Esther , Born 1796 , Died 1845 Greenmount location N
BRACE, Ethelbert , Born 1823 , Died 1823 Greenmount location B
BRACE, Mercy , Born 1831 , Died 1833 Greenmount location B
BRADLEY, Adaline , Born 1819 , Died 1853 Greenmount location N
BRADLEY, Albert , Born 1849 , Died 1849 Greenmount location K
BRADLEY, Cornelia , Born 1840 , Died 1841 Greenmount location K
BRADLEY, George , Born 1839 , Died 1840 Greenmount location K
BRADLEY, Harriet , Born 1813 , Died 1842 Greenmount location K
BRADLEY, Rebecca , Born 1776 , Died 1845 Greenmount location K
BRADLEY, Rhoda Caroline , Born 1830 , Died 1831 Greenmount location K
BRADLEY, William , Born 1832 , Died 1841 Greenmount location K
BRADNER, Frances , Born 1833 , Died 1839 Greenmount location N
BRADNER, Frederick , Born 1835 , Died 1836 Greenmount location N
BRADNER, Joseph , Born 1767 Greenmount location N
BRADNER, Josiah , Born 1765 , Died 1843 Greenmount location N
BRADNER, Josiah D. , Born 1809 , Died 1849 Greenmount location N
BRADNER, Lester Jr. , Born 1827 , Died 1831 Greenmount location N
BRADNER, Nancy Hungerford , Born 1774 , Died 1843 Greenmount location N
BREWER, Joseph , Born 1783 , Died 1846 Greenmount location O
BRITTAN, Joseph , Born 1810 , Died 1846 Greenmount location K
BRITTAN, William , Born 1820 , Died 1846 Greenmount location K
BROWN, Arnold , Born 1795 , Died 1847 Greenmount location C-upper loop
BROWN, Sylvester , Born 1820 , Died 1837 Greenmount location C-upper loop
BROWN, William , Born 1826 , Died 1826 Greenmount location C-upper loop
BROWN, William H , Born 1844 , Died 1845 Greenmount location N
COOK, Jane Matilda , Born 1833 , Died 1835 Greenmount location B
COOK, Marietta , Born 1836 , Died 1841 Greenmount location B
COOK, Maritta J. , Born 1842 , Died 1844 Greenmount location B
COOK, Sarah Ann , Born 1819 , Died 1840 Greenmount location B
CRUGER, Hannah Tubbs , Born 1748 , Died 1816 Greenmount location N
CRUGER, Henry , Born 1776 , Died 1830 Greenmount location B
DAVIS, Abner , Born 1835 , Died 1841 Greenmount location T
DAY, Hambleton , Born 1825 , Died 1831 Greenmount location N
DAY, Spencer , Born 1828 , Died 1832 Greenmount location N
DOLLOPH, Fredrick , Born 1839 , Died 1842 Greenmount location E
DREHMER, Anna Sophia , Died 1845 Greenmount location B
ENDRESS, Anna Maria , Born 1808 , Died 1834 Greenmount location D
FAIRCHILD, Eunice , Born 1832 , Died 1841 Greenmount location K
FARR, James , Born 1842 , Died 1844 Greenmount location H
FAULKNER, Amariah H , Born 1822 , Died 1839 Greenmount location M
FAULKNER, Catherine , Born 1815 , Died 1816 Greenmount location M
FAULKNER, Catherine Lemen , Born 1768 , Died 1835 Greenmount location M
FAULKNER, infant daughter , Born 1814 , Died 1814 Greenmount location M
FAULKNER, infant son , Born 1813 , Died 1813 Greenmount location M
FAULKNER, infant son , Born 1815 , Died 1815 Greenmount location M
FAULKNER, Mary , Born 1830 , Died 1832 Greenmount location M
FAULKNER, Samuel , Born 1765 , Died 1805 Greenmount location M
FAULKNER, Samuel D , Born 1827 , Died 1834 Greenmount location M
FENSTERMACHER, Mary , Born 1820 , Died 1835 Greenmount location F
FENSTERMACHER, Nancy C. , Born 1822 , Died 1824 Greenmount location F
FENSTERMACHER, Nathaniel , Born 1818 , Died 1837 Greenmount location F
FENSTERMACHER, Solomon Jr. , Born 1809 , Died 1844 Greenmount location F
FISK, Jonathan , Born 1803 , Died 1841 Greenmount location X
FOWLER, Marion , Born 1837 , Died 1837 Greenmount location H
GLENN, George W. , Died 1846? Greenmount location L
GLENN, James H. Greenmount location L
GLENN, Pierce , Born 1813 , Died 1844 Greenmount location L
GLENN, William H. , Born 1807 , Died 1843 Greenmount location L
GOTTSCHALL, Margaret , Born 1812 , Died 1837 Greenmount location E
GOTTSCHALL, William , Born 1840 , Died 1841 Greenmount location E
GREGORY, Jeremiah , Born 1747 , Died 1829 Greenmount location L
GREGORY, Mary Ann , Born 1756 , Died 1838 Greenmount location L
HAAS, John , Born 1770 , Died 1845 Greenmount location F
HALL, Caroline Sill , Born 1808 , Died 1837 Greenmount location B
HALL, Justus , Born 1802 , Died 1841 Greenmount location B
HAMMOND, Catherine Cruger , Born 1776 , Died 1798 Greenmount location N
HAMMOND, Elsie , Born 1775 , Died 1842 Greenmount location N
HAMMOND, John , Born 1820 , Died 1838 Greenmount location N
HAMSHER, Adam , Born 1786 , Died 1835 Greenmount location R-top
HARTMAN, Elizabeth Zerfass , Born 1803 , Died 1845 Greenmount location O
HARTMAN, Harman , Born 1758 , Died 1811 Greenmount location O
HARTMAN, infant s/o Hugh , Born 1841 , Died 1841
HARTMAN, Jacob , Born 1787 , Died 1831 Greenmount location B
HARTMAN, John , Born 1782 , Died 1845 Greenmount location N
HARTMAN, Mary Longnecker , Born 1792 , Died 1845 Greenmount location N
HARTMAN, Sardious , Born 1831 , Died 1832 Greenmount location L
HARTMAN, Susannah , Born 1767 , Died 1846 Greenmount location O
HARTMAN, William B. , Born 1839 , Died 1841 Greenmount location L
HECKMAN, Mary , Born 1838 , Died 1843 Greenmount location T
HOUSE, Frederick , Born 1795 , Died 1844 Greenmount location O
HUBBELL, Robert , Born 1783 , Died 1840 Greenmount location O
INGERSOLL, Mary , Born 1837 , Died 1837 Greenmount location F
INGERSOLL, Prudence , Born 1835 , Died 1836 Greenmount location F
IRWIN, Jared , Born 1767 , Died 1813 Greenmount location E
JOHNSON, Willard , Born 1844 , Died 1844 Greenmount location L
JOHNSTON, William , Died 1847? Greenmount location O
JONES, Infant son of Harman , Born 1842 , Died 1842 Greenmount location F
JONES, T. Harman , Born 1837 , Died 1841 Greenmount location F
KERN, Eliza , Born 1814 , Died 1845 Greenmount location O
KINGSBURY, Lester , Born 1787 , Died 1837 Greenmount location K
KNAPPENBERG, Adam , Born 1812 , Died 1842 Greenmount location T
KNAPPENBERG, John , Born 1770 , Died 1830 Greenmount location T
KNOUSE, Catherine , Born 1832 , Died 1834 Greenmount location O
KNOWLTON, Eunice Blood , Born 1788 , Died 1844 Greenmount location X
KNOX, Catherine Habermehl , Born 1803 , Died 1840 Greenmount location E
KNOX, Ella , Born 1845 , Died 1847 Greenmount location E
KNOX, Francis , Born 1847 , Died 1849 Greenmount location E
KNOX, Harriet Amanda , Born 1830 , Died 1834 Greenmount location E
KRIDER, Michael , Born 1822 , Died 1840 Greenmount location E
KUHN, Elizabeth Alter , Born 1773 , Died 1849 Greenmount location B
KUHN, Frederick , Born 1810 , Died 1844 Greenmount location M
KUHN, Leonard , Born 1769 , Died 1836 Greenmount location B
LOCKLING, Perry , Born 1833 , Died 1835 Greenmount location L
LOCKLING, Sarah , Born 1838 , Died 1840 Greenmount location L
LOOKINS, Lewis , Born 1835 , Died 1836 Greenmount location T-lower
LUTHER, Lois , Born 1837 , Died 1842 Greenmount location T
MCBURNEY, Lucretia , Born 1781 , Died 1832 Greenmount location E
MCCARTNEY, Caroline , Born 1834 , Died 1839 Greenmount location T-lower
MCCARTNEY, Nancy Porter , Born 1812 , Died 1839 Greenmount location T-lower
MCCARTNEY, Sarah , Born 1837 , Died 1838 Greenmount location T-lower
MCCOY, Cornelius , Born 1762 , Died 1809 Greenmount location T-lower
MCCURDY, Margaret , Born 1746 , Died 1837 Greenmount location R-upper side hill
MCCURDY, David , Born 1809 , Died 1815 Greenmount location R-upper side hill
MCNAIR, Mary Bradner , Born 1819 , Died 1846 Greenmount location N
MCWHORTER, Thomas J. , Born 1797 , Died 1843 Greenmount location G
MCWHORTER, Thomas M. , Born 1769 , Died 1847 Greenmount location G
MORY, Eve , Born 1799 , Died 1837 Greenmount location K
MURDOCK, Esther , Born 1842 , Died 1847 Greenmount location K
NILES, Clarissa Worden , Born 1804 , Died 1840 Greenmount location H
NILES, Mary , Died 1842 Greenmount location H
OPP, Elizabeth Reynale , Born 1769 , Died 1836 Greenmount location O
PERINE, Jennie , Born 1836 , Died 1838 Greenmount location T
PICKELL, Henry , Born 1772 , Died 1843 Greenmount location G
PICKELL, Henry , Born 1772 , Died 1843 Greenmount location G
PICKELL, Lizzie , Born 1845 , Died 1847 Greenmount location P
PORTER, Catherine Elizabeth , Born 1770 , Died 1827 Greenmount location N
PORTER, Charity Lane , Born 1748 , Died 1813 Greenmount location L
PORTER, Nathaniel , Born 1743 , Died 1797 Greenmount location L
PRENTICE, Emmeline , Born 1820 , Died 1841 Greenmount location L
PRESTON, Amos , Born 1776 , Died 1846 Greenmount location B
REES, Catherine Neice , Born 1769 , Died 1847 Greenmount location H
REES, John Henry , Born 1768 , Died 1845 Greenmount location H
ROWLEY, Johnathan , Born 1773 , Died 1833 Greenmount location E
SHANNON, Sarah Patterson , Born 1825 , Died 1827 Greenmount location G
SHARP, Henry , Born 1839 , Died 1841 Greenmount location B
SHARP, Martha , Born 1844 , Died 1846 Greenmount location K
SHARP, Mary Ann , Born 1838 , Died 1841 Greenmount location B
SHEPARD, Amelia , Born 1829 , Died 1834 Greenmount location D
SHEPARD, Joshua , Born 1780 , Died 1829 Greenmount location D
SHOLL, Amelia , Born 1846 , Died 1847 Greenmount location N
SHOLL, David , Born 1809 , Died 1811 Greenmount location G
SHOLL, David s/o Philip & Marg , Born 1809 , Died 1811 Greenmount location G
SHOLL, Henrietta , Born 1816 , Died 1846 Greenmount location N
SHOLL, Jacob , Born 1798 , Died 1825 Greenmount location G
SHOLL, Jacob , Born 1798 , Died 1825 Greenmount location G
SHOLL, Margaret Strauss , Born 1769 , Died 1815 Greenmount location G
SHOLL, Margaret, consort of Jacob , Born 1769 , Died 1815 Greenmount location G
SHOLL, Peatt , Born 1807 , Died 1809 Greenmount location G
SHOLL, Peatt s/o Philip & Marg , Born 1807 , Died 1809 Greenmount location G
SILL, Abigail M , Born 1800 , Died 1843 Greenmount location E
SILL, Henry , Born 1831 , Died 1832 Greenmount location E
SILL, Jabez Jr. , Born 1800 , Died 1842 Greenmount location E
SMITH, John , Born 1786 , Died 1839 Greenmount location N
SMITH, John , Born 1786 , Died 1839 Greenmount location N
SMITH, Lomira , Born 1838 , Died 1841 Greenmount location E
SOUTHWORTH, Mary , Born 1822 , Died 1847 Greenmount location O
STONE, Infant , Born 1837 , Died 1837 Greenmount location O
STOUT, James , Born 1789 , Died 1814 Greenmount location N
STOUT, Jonathan , Born 1768 , Died 1813 Greenmount location N
STUART, Daniel , Born 1807 , Died 1821 Greenmount location G
TAGGART, Rebecca , Born 1806 , Died 1841 Greenmount location K
TAYLOR, Charles , Born 1832 , Died 1841 Greenmount location H
TAYLOR, George Jr. , Born 1838 , Died 1841 Greenmount location H
TAYLOR, Henry , Born 1836 , Died 1837 Greenmount location H
TAYLOR, William , Born 1828 , Died 1849 Greenmount location H
TODD, Nathaniel , Born 1768 , Died 1841 Greenmount location F
TOLES, Caroline , Born 1833 , Died 1847 Greenmount location O
TOLES, William , Born 1822 , Died 1824 Greenmount location O
TOMLINSON, Lydia Judd , Born 1794 , Died 1845 Greenmount location E
TOUSEY, Alford , Born 1835 , Died 1835 Greenmount location K
TOUSEY, Frederick , Born 1840 , Died 1842 Greenmount location K
VAN BOGART, Phebe Knappenberg , Born 1816 , Died 1841 Greenmount location T
VAN CAMPEN, Mary Stout , Born 1765 , Died 1845 Greenmount location N
VANDEVENTER, Catherine , Born 1772 , Died 1797 Greenmount location N
VANDEVENTER, Christopher , Born 1731 , Died 1798 Greenmount location N
VANDEVENTER, Isaac , Born 1768 , Died 1814 Greenmount location N
VANDEVENTER, John , Born 1770 , Died 1797 Greenmount location N
VANDEVENTER, Mary , Born 1733 , Died 1817 Greenmount location N
VANDEVENTER, Mary Ann , Born 1801 , Died 1838 Greenmount location N
WEIDMAN, Abigail "Abby" , Born 1821 , Died 1831 Greenmount location O
WELCH, Fanny , Born 1825 , Died 1825 Greenmount location G
WELCH, Fanny Adilant , Born 1825 , Died 1825 Greenmount location G
WELCH, Jefferson , Born 1827 , Died 1831 Greenmount location G
WELCH, William Hunt , Died 1842 Greenmount location X
WHEATON, George , Born 1844 , Died 1846 Greenmount location N
WHEATON, Julia Warren , Born 1824 , Died 1844 Greenmount location N
WILBER, Elizabeth , Born 1837 , Died 1841 Greenmount location O
WILKLOW, John , Born 1847 , Died 1847 Greenmount location N
WOOD, Agnes T. , Born 1836 , Died 1838 Greenmount location G
WOOD, Halsey , Born 1844 , Died 1847 Greenmount location H
WOOD, Halsey , Born 1844 , Died 1847 Greenmount location H
WOOD, Harriet , Born 1846 , Died 1847 Greenmount location H
WOOD, Ralph T. , Born 1832 , Died 1834 Greenmount location G
ZERFASS, Abraham , Born 1772 , Died 1837 Greenmount location O
ZERFASS, Anna , Born 1829 , Died 1836 Greenmount location O
ZERFASS, Hannah Krause , Born 1783 , Died 1845 Greenmount location O


Burial List C
The following were likely buried at the Old Dansville Village Cemetery and their tombstones discarded at Greenmount Cemetery where their tombstones were photographed in 2012. It is likely that their remains are at the old cemetery site in Pioneer Park.
It is believed that a few burials were made at the Old Dansville Village Cemetery for a few years after the cemetery was closed and before Greenmount opened in 1847.
These stones were cleaned, photographed and ordered into neat rows where they remain as of Memorial Day 2017, below Section A, along the service road from the barn.
BLACKFORD, Maria , Born 1829 , Died 1832 Greenmount location Service Road
CRUGER, Henry Jr. , Born abt 1818 , Died abt 1850 stone not found, likely discarded with that of his wife, Mary
CRUGER, Mary Graham , Born 1825 , Died 1852 Greenmount location Service Road
DODGE, Helen , Born 1825 , Died 1835 Greenmount location Service Road
DRAKE, Mary , Born 1826 , Died 1847 Greenmount location Service Road
FISK, Ruel , Born 1797 , Died 1844 Greenmount location Service Road
GRAHAM, Sarah , Born 1823 , Died 1845 Greenmount location Barn
HAVENS, infant girl , Born 1800 , Died 1801 Greenmount location Service Road
LACY, Isabel , Born 1810 , Died 1840 Greenmount location Barn
LACY, Ransford , Born 1829 , Died 1830 Greenmount location Barn
LEMEN, Infant Boy , Born 1851 , Died 1851 Greenmount location Barn
LEMEN, Infant Boy , Born 1856 , Died 1856 Greenmount location Barn
MACKLEM, Rosanna McCurdy , Born 1767 , Died 1825 Greenmount location Service Road
MACKLEM, Thomas , Born 1767 , Died 1822 Greenmount location Service Road
PORTER, Ann , Born 1794 , Died 1797 Greenmount location Service Road
SNIDER, Eady , Born 1787 , Died 1841 Greenmount location Service Road
WARREN, Olive Smith , Born 1793 , Died 1842 Greenmount location Service Road
YOCUM, Jonas , Born 1788 , Died 1844 Greenmount location Service Road




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