BROOKS or (ROOT) CEMETERY
Wharton Twp

GPS Coordinates: 41°32'45.80"N, 77°58'25.30"W
Take East Fork Road east out of Wharton. Cemetery is on the left, about 3 miles out of town.

Photo by Barb Hyde


Compiled from the records of The Potter County Historical Society
By: Charles & Kathleen Heffner

 
Where noted, some entries have been expanded with cross-references to census data. To view the census data, open the census cited and search for a name.
* denotes a birthdate calculated from the given death date and age at death.
The number at the end of each line is a grave order number.

BARREY, Wilfred. Born 3-11-1909, died 3-31-1909. Age: 1y 3m 13d - 16
BAXTER, Mrs. Mary. Born 1788*, died 4-21-1907. Age: 72 - [No Marker]
BROOKS, Cornelius E. Spouse of Mary Peterson. Born 10-1-1862, died 1944 - Son of John and Sally (Logue) Brooks. Born in PA, a farmer. Wed 10-12-1889. Family bible says middle name is Alexander. (1880 Wharton Census) - 20
BROOKS, John. Spouse of Sally Ann Logue. Born 6-3-1829, died 3-5-1903 - Born in PA. Wed in 1849. (1860 Wharton Census) - 20
BROOKS, Mary A. (Peterson). Spouse of Cornelius E. Born 1866, died 5-1923 - Wed 10-12-1889, 5 children - 20
BROOKS, Sally Ann (Logue). Spouse of John. Born 11-14-1832, died 6-26-1910 - [No Marker] Dau of Archibald, Sr. and Mary (Meyers) Logue. Born in PA. (1860 Wharton Census) - 20
FOSTER, Baby. Born 9-29-1914, died 10-8-1914 - Wed in 1849. - 33
FOSTER, Dale B. Spouse of Eileen Ripple. Born 6-10-1929, died 10-17-2012. Age: 83 - Son of Diton and Lina (McFall) Foster. Born in Wharton, worked 40 years for North Penn Gas. Wed 5-29-1954 in Austin, 2 children. - 33
FOSTER, Diton M. Spouse of Lina McFall. Born 1875, died 5-24-1948 - Son of William M. and Elinor Foster. Born in PA. (1880, 1920 Wharton Census) - 33
FOSTER, Elias W. Spouse of Sarah S. Brooks. Born 4-22-1804, died 12-28-1894 - A shoemaker, 6 sons. Born in NY. (1860 Wharton Census) - 5
FOSTER, Elinor. Spouse of William. M. Born 3-4-1839, died 4-19-1898 - Born in NY. (1860 Wharton Census) - 33
FOSTER, Elinor E. Born 1924, died 1924 - 33
FOSTER, Glendora M. Born 5-13-1922, died 1-22-1988 - 35
FOSTER, Harry M. Born 1907, died 1970Son of Diton and Lina (McFall) Foster. (1920 Wharton Census) - 33
FOSTER, James R. Born 1920, died 1993 - Prob son of Diton and Lina (McFall) Foster. - WW II Vet - 35
FOSTER, Janet Lynn. Born 1-29-1950, died 2-21-1988 - 35
FOSTER, John G. Born 1869, died 1955 - Son of William M. and Elinor Foster. Born in PA. (1880, 1920 Wharton Census) - 33
FOSTER, Lina (McFall). Spouse of Diton. Born 5-17-1885, died 11-23-1969 - 33
FOSTER, Richard. Born ??, died 3-??-1929 - Infant - 33
FOSTER, Sarah S. (Brooks). Spouse of Elias W. Born 2-19-1805, died 7-17-1882 - Born in NY. (1860 Wharton Census) - 4
FOSTER, Twila A. Born 1906, died 1993 - 33
FOSTER, Urville. Born 1902, died 1916 - 33
FOSTER, Vida M. Born 1887, died 1979 - 33
FOSTER, William. M. Spouse of Elinor. Born 7-10-1833, died 5-10-1921 - Born in NY. (1860 Wharton Census) - 33
HASKINS, Infant. Born ??, died 4-16-1881 - Son of James and Adda Haskins - 21
HUNSINGER, Baby. Born ??, died 1966 - 36
HUNSINGER, Milton Ernest. Born 11-18-1918, died 7-8-1970 - Son of Ernest and Ivy May (Fischer) Hunsinger - WW II Vet - 36
HUNSINGER, Scott E. Born ??, died 1971 - 36
JOHNSON, Cross. Born ??, died ?? - Son of Lucian B. and Mary A. Johnson - 7
JOHNSON, Kittie B. Born 1888, died 1905 - Dau of Lucian B. and Mary A. Johnson - 7
JOHNSON, Lucian B. Spouse of Mary A. Williams. Born 10-7-1841, died 3-28-1920 - Born in PA, a tinsmith and pedlar. Four daughters. (1880 Wharton Census) - 6
JOHNSON, Mary Augusta (Williams). Spouse of Lucian B. Born 1854, died 1926 - Dau of Daniel and Delilia (Bertram) Williams. Four daughters. (1860 Wharton Census) - 6
JOHNSON, Scott. Born 10-11-1883*, died 1-11-18862y 3m - Son of Lucian B. and Mary A. Johnson - 7
JORDAN, Flora M. (Moore). Spouse of Norman D. Born 1897, died 1965 - 28
JORDAN, John Jr. Born 3-16-1841*, died 6-3-186423y 2m 18d - Son of John, Sr. and Mary Ann (Frisbee) Jordan - Civil War, Killed at Cold Harbor. - 10
JORDAN, John, Sr. Spouse of Mary Ann Frisbee. Born 10-10-1808*, died 6-24-1879. Age: 70y 8m 14d - Born in PA, a medical doctor. Wed 12-24-1835 in Gibson PA. (1860 Wharton Census) - 9
JORDAN, Mary Ann (Frisbee). Spouse of Dr. John, Sr. Born 1819*, died 5-15-1899. Age: 80 - Wed 12-24-1835 in Gibson PA. - 11
JORDAN, Norman E. Born ??, died 3-15-1917 - Son of Norman D. and Flora M. (Moore) Jordan - 28
KING, Hattie M. Spouse of L. C. King. Born 10-12-1854*, died 2-13- 1891. Age: 36y 4m 1d - 14
LEWIS, Edith Mildred. Born 1971, died 1983 - 1
LEWIS, Edwin L. Born 1901, died 1968 - 1
LEWIS, Lura A. Born 1907, died 1988 - 1
LOGUE, Archibald. Spouse of Eliza Bailey. Born 7-25-1816*, died 8-15-1883. Age: 67y 21d - Son of Archibald, Sr. and Mary (Meyers) Logue. Born in PA. (1860 Wharton Census) - 12
LOGUE, Elizabeth (Bailey) [Eliza]. Spouse of Archibald. Born 4-23-1826*, died 7-31-1865. Age: 39y 3m 8d - Born in PA. (1860 Wharton Census) - 12
LOGUE, Sarah A. Spouse of George Alexander. Born 1-20-1842*, died 2-7-1882. Age: 40y 18d - Born in PA. (1880 Wharton Census) - 12
McFALL, Anna P. Born 1864, died 1933 - 31
McFALL, Edward O. Spouse of Sarah A. Born 1859, died 1934 - Born in PA, a farm laborer. (1920 Wharton Census) - 18
McFALL, George W. Born 1867, died 1943 - Son of ? and Caroline McFall, Step-son of James Logue in 1880 Wharton Census. - 31
McFALL, James. Born 1889, died 1950 - Son of Edward O. and Sarah A. McFall. Born in PA, a laborer. (1920 Wharton Census) - 18
McFALL, Sarah A. Spouse of Edward O. Born 1866, died 1932 - Born in PA. (1920 Wharton Census) - 18
McGUIRE, Abigail. Spouse of James. Born 1869, died 1942 - Born in PA. (1920 Sylvania Census) - 32
McGUIRE, Irving Leroy. Born 1932, died 1932 - Infant son of George and Lois McGuire. - 32
McGUIRE, James. Spouse of Abigail. Born 1843, died 1922 - Born in PA, a laborer. (1920 Sylvania Census) - 32
MOORE, Benjamin M., Sr. Born 1906, died 1976 - 27
MOORE, Clarisa (Peterson). Spouse of Henry P. Born 7-21-1842, died 12-28-1901 - Born in Barton, Tioga Co PA. Wed in 1863, 14 children. (1880 Wharton Census) - 27
MOORE, Clarisa L. Born 5-30-1913, died 8-31-19133m 1d - Dau of H. J. and L. L. Moore - 22
MOORE, David E. Born ??, died 10-4-1948 - [day could be a 6] - 25
MOORE, Douglas M., Jr. Born 1931, died 1935 - 25
MOORE, Douglas M., Sr. Born 6-14-1872, died 3-23-1909 - Son of Henry P. and Clarisa Moore. Born in PA. (1880 Wharton Census) - 24
MOORE, Ella A. Born 4-27-1894*, died 8-24-18973y 3m 27d - Dau of Mansworth L. and Fannie Moore - 25
MOORE, Fannie. Spouse of Mansworth L. Born ??, died ?? - Born in NY. (1920 Sylvania Census) - 26
MOORE, Henry J. Born 1875, died 1954 - Son of Henry P. and Clarisa Moore. Born in PA. (1880 Wharton Census) - 25
MOORE, Henry P. Spouse of Clarisa Peterson. Born 8-4-1837, died 10-18-1928 - Born in NY, a farmer. Wed in 1863, 14 children. (1880 Wharton Census) - 26
MOORE, Infant. Born ??, died ?? - [Stone unreadable] - 23
MOORE, Jack. Born ??, died ?? - 27
MOORE, Joseph R. Born 9-14-1914, died 1-25-2004 - 25
MOORE, Lottie D. Born 1880, died 1918 - 25
MOORE, Mansworth Lincoln. Spouse of Fannie. Born ??, died ?? - Born in PA, a laborer. (1920 Sylvania Census) - 26
MOORE, Martha M. Born 1911, died 1989 - 27
PETERSON, Frances [Fannie]. Spouse of William F. Born 10-14-1813*, died 4-24-1887. Age: 73y 6m 10d - Born in NY. (1880 Wharton Census) - 34
PETERSON, Franklin [Frank]. Spouse of Harriet. Born 1846, died 1926 - Born in NY, a laborer. (1920 Wharton Census) - 29
PETERSON, Fred. Born 8173, died 1940 - Son of Franklin and Harriet Peterson - 29
PETERSON, Harriet. Spouse of Franklin. Born 1848, died 1928 - Born in PA. (1920 Wharton Census) - 29
PETERSON, William Foster. Spouse of Frances. Born 1807*, died 10-24-1896. Age: 89 - Born in NY, a farmer. (1880 Wharton Census) - 34
SMITH, Julia S. Spouse of L. O. Born 5-11-1854, died 9-20-1894 - 30
SWANSON, Ira W. Born 10-11-1896, died 2-24-1897 - Son of Jacob and Alma Swanson - 17
UNKNOWN, ?. Born 2-23-1854*, died 11-2-189339y 8m 7d - 8
UNKNOWN, Wilber. Born 4-10-1851*, died 5-28-18511m 18d - Probably Logue, son of Archibald and Elizabeth Logue. - 13
WARD, Infant. Born ??, died 5-27-1903 - Son of Reuben and Kate Ward - 15
WILLIAMS, Annie L. Born 12-08-1914*, died 1-11-19183y 1m 3d - Dau of Joseph B. and Mary J. Williams. Death date probably wrong. - 2
WILLIAMS, Freddie M. Born 7-11-1907*, died 1-11-191810y 6m - Son of Joseph B. and Mary J. Williams. Death date probably wrong. - 2
WILLIAMS, Ida M. Born 5-10-1901*, died 1-11-191816y 8m 1d - Dau of Joseph B. and Mary J. Williams. Death date probably wrong. - 2
WILLIAMS, Joseph B. Spouse of Mary J. Born 1844, died 1935 - Son of Daniel and Dellila (Betram) Williams. Born in PA, a farmer. (1880 Wharton Census) - 2
WILLIAMS, Mary E. Born, died 1-11-1918 - Dau of Joseph B. and Mary J. Williams. Death date probably wrong. - 2
WILLIAMS, Mary J. Spouse of Joseph B. Born 1844, died 1922 - Born in PA. (1880 Wharton Census) - 2
WYKOFF, Bruce H. Born 11-20-1920, died 12-12-1971 - 19
WYKOFF, Fernia E. (Noland). Spouse of Henry P. Born 1885, died 1925 - Wed 3-1902 - 19
WYKOFF, Henry D. Spouse of Fernia Noland. Born 1867, died 1937 - Son of William and Sally (Williams) Wykoff. Wed 3-1902 - 19
WYKOFF, Merle E. Born 1906, died 1972 - 19

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