YOCHUM HILL CEMETERY
Near Carter Camp, PA
GPS Coordinates: 41°37'29.91"N, 77°44'33.00"W
From Carter Camp, take Rte 44 (Cherry Springs Road) north about .6 miles to intersection with Short Run Road on your left. Turn onto Short Run Road and continue for 1 mile to a turkey-foot intersection. Bear Left onto Yochum Hill Road. Cemetery is .3 miles on the right.

Records from Potter Co. Historical Society
Compiled & Formatted by: Mary E. Bryant

Neil E. Ferguson
Mary E. Bryant

Established 1894

 

Notes:

  • The Potter Cemetery list contained an entry for "Cemetery near Carter Camp". That cemetery and Yochum Hill Cemetery are the same. This listing is a consolidation of the two cemetery lists.
  • Where noted, some entries have been expanded with cross-references to Abbott census data. To view the census data, open the census cited and search for a name.
  • * = Birth dates calculated from existing death dates and ages.
  • All of the gravestones in the cemetery were photographed in May of 2009 by Frankie Stonemetz.

ASHCRAFT, John. Spouse of Philena A. Born 1815, died ?? - Born in PA. (1860 Abbott Census)
ASHCRAFT, Philena A. Spouse of John. Born 6-24-1812*, died 5-20-1888. Age: 75y 10m 26d - (1860 Abbott Census) - Grave Order: 80
BAILEY, Annie L. Born 12-11-1876, died 6-11-1880 - Dau of Thomas and Mary Bailey. (1880 Abbott Census) - Grave Order: 63
BAILEY, Arthur M. Born 12-18-1879, died 6-23-1880 - Son of Thomas and Mary Bailey. (1880 Abbott Census) - Grave Order: 62
BAILEY, Flossie. Spouse of T. M. Born 1891, died 1899 - Grave Order: 64
BAILEY, Thomas. Spouse of Elizabeth. Born 4-17-1811*, died 12-2-1880. Age: 69y 7m 15d - Born in England. (1860 Abbott Census) - Grave Order: 79
BARNES, Anna C. Spouse of Fred E. Born 1878, died 19?? - Grave Order: 9
BARNES, Fred E. Spouse of Anna C. Born 1868, died 1935 - Grave Order: 8
BEACKER, Carl. Spouse of Margaret. Born 1882, died 1957 - Born in PA, a farmer. (1920 Abbott Census) - Grave Order: 107
BEACKER, Charles. Spouse of Louise. Born 1855, died 1940 - [Father] Born in PA, a farmer. (1920 Abbott Census) - Grave Order: 108
BEACKER, Charles F. Born 1917, died 1944 - Son of Carl and Maggie Beacker. (1920 Abbott Census) - Grave Order: 109
BEACKER, Ethel C. (Davis). Spouse of Milton I. Born 1930, died Uncut - Grave Order: 112
BEACKER, Margaret [Maggie]. Spouse of Carl. Born 1894, died 1973 - Born in PA, a farmer. (1920 Abbott Census) - Grave Order: 106
BEACKER, Milton I. [Bake]. Spouse of Ethel C. Davis. Born 1930, died Uncut - Grave Order: 111
BLASS, Adam. Spouse of Mary E. Born 11-16-1858, died 3-13-1895 - Grave Order: 39
BLASS, Clara E. Born 9-1895, died 1991 - Dau of Jacob J. and Johanna M. Blass. (1900 Abbott Census) - Grave Order: 50
BLASS, David J. Born 7-13-1949, died 9-21-2005 - Graveside service notice in 9-20-2006 Potter Leader-Enterprise - Grave Order: 74
BLASS, E. Verone. Born 1920, died 1977 - Grave Order: 71
BLASS, Elaine J. (Ahern). Spouse of Lowell R. Born 4-25-1938, died 4-2-2004 - Dau of John and Georgia (MacDonald) Ahern. Born in Bellows Falls VT, a travel agent. - Grave Order: 73
BLASS, Erma (McClaren). Born 1903, died 1991 - Grave Order: 49
BLASS, Jacob J. Spouse of Johanna M. Born 6-1867, died 1956 - Son of Nicolaus and Mary Blass. (1880, 1900 Abbott Census) - Grave Order: 48
BLASS, Jennie (Bolich). Spouse of Joseph Danner. Born 2-20-1874, died 11-25-1899 - Dau of Joel and Frances Bolich. (1880 Abbott Census) - Grave Order: 85
BLASS, Johanna M. Spouse of Jacob J. Born 2-1875, died 1964 - (1900 Abbott Census) - Grave Order: 47
BLASS, Joseph Danner. Spouse of Jennie Bolich. Born 1863, died 1937 - Son of Nicolaus and Mary Blass. (1880 Abbott Census) - Grave Order: 86
BLASS, Lowell Russell. Spouse of Elaine Ahern. Born 9-23-1914, died 7-7-2006 - Son of Jakob and Johanna Blass. (1920 Abbott Census) Graveside service notice in 9-20-2006 Potter Leader-Enterprise - WWI Vet, US Army, Capt.Grave Order: 51
BLASS, Mary. Spouse of Nickles. Born 4-3-1830, died 5-15-1891 - Born in Bavaria. (1880 Abbott Census) - Grave Order: 53
BLASS, Mary E. Spouse of Adam. Born 5-17-1868, died 8-18-1889 - Grave Order: 38
BLASS, Nickles. Spouse of Mary. Born 9-9-1829, died 2-21-1899 - 1880 Abbott census: Nicolaus. Born in Bavaria, a farmer. - Grave Order: 54
BLOSS, Gladys D. Spouse of Waldo R. Born 1904, died 1980 - Grave Order: 70
BLOSS, Harold. Spouse of Irma. Born 1897, died 1980 - Grave Order: 83
BLOSS, Irma. Spouse of Harold. Born 1904, died 1994 - Grave Order: 84
BLOSS, Jennie (Bolich). Spouse of Joseph. Born 1864*, died 8-18-1889. Age: 25 - Two children.
BLOSS, Ronald. Spouse of Ruth. Born 1922, died ?? - Grave Order: 81
BLOSS, Ruth. Spouse of Ronald. Born 1922, died 2006 - Grave Order: 82
BLOSS, Waldo R. Spouse of Gladys D. Born 1905, died 2004 - Grave Order: 69
BOLICH, Alley. Born ??, died 2-1913Died in Coudersport.
BOLICH, Levi. Spouse of. Born 7-9-1854*, died 1-25-1861. Age: 6y 6m 16d - Son of Solomon A.? and Leah Bolich. (1880 Abbott Census) - Grave Order: 56
BOLICH, Solomon. Spouse of Leah. Born 6-28-1806*, died 10-17-1888. Age: 82y3m 19d - Stone laying on ground] Born in PA, a farmer. (1860,1880 Abbott Census) - Grave Order: 55
BOLICH, Virgil L. Born 6-3-1899, died 1-27-1900 - Son of Born and Dollie Bolich - Grave Order: 89
BRATZ, Alma T. Born 7-1893, died 1962 - Dau of August and Anna Bratz. (1900 Abbott Census) - Grave Order: 22
BRATZ, Anna. Spouse of August. Born 10-1868, died 1948 - (1900 Abbott Census) - Grave Order: 24
BRATZ, Anna. Born 1898, died 1914 - Grave Order: 45
BRATZ, Arnold. Born 1909, died 1914 - Grave Order: 44
BRATZ, August. Spouse of Anna. Born 9-1860, died 1957 - Son of Gottfried and Louisa Bratz. Born in MA. (1880, 1900 Abbott Census) - Grave Order: 23
BRATZ, August. Born ??, died ??. Age: 2m 11d - Son of August and Anna Bratz - Grave Order: 42
BRATZ, George A. Born 1937, died 1943 - Son of S. A. and Naomi Bratz - Grave Order: 40
BRATZ, Infant Daughter. Born 1933, died 1033 - Dau of S. A. and Naomi Bratz - Grave Order: 41
BRATZ, Martha. Born 3-27-1906, died 8-15-1993 - Grave Order: 20
BRATZ, Richard. Born ??, died ??. Age: 2m 26d - Son of August and Anna Bratz - Grave Order: 43
BRATZ, Ruth. Born 9-23-1904, died 1-12-1990 - Grave Order: 21
CAMPBELL, Lucy. Spouse of William. Born 7-6-1833*, died 3-3-1875. Age: 31y 7m 28dStone broken and laying on the ground. - Grave Order: 57
CULP, Evelyn E. (Weimer). Spouse of Paine J. Born 2-8-1906, died 3-24-1997 - Grave Order: 2
CULP, Paine J. Spouse of Evelyn E. Weimer. Born 2-23-1902, died 9-1969 - Grave Order: 1
GERNER, Bernard. Born ??, died 6-27-1905 - Son of F. Joseph and Mary E. Garner? Shares a stone with them. - Grave Order: 17
GERNER, Charles H. Born 1899, died 1954 - Son of F. Joseph and Mary E. Garner (1920 Abbott Census) - Grave Order: 6
GERNER, F. Joseph. Spouse of Mary A.?. Born ??, died 3-8-1911 - Grave Order: 15
GERNER, Frank L. Born 1902, died 1958 - Son of F. Joseph and Mary E. Garner (1920 Abbott Census) - Grave Order: 3
GERNER, Margaret A. Born 1911, died 1996 - Grave Order: 5
GERNER, Mary A. Spouse of F. Joseph?. Born ??, died 6-16-1929 - 1920 Abbott Census: GERNERT. - Grave Order: 16
GERNER, Peter J. Born 10-2-1904, died 7-1-1972 - Son of F. Joseph and Mary E. Garner (1920 Abbott Census) - WW II Vet, Co C 98 Signal BN, PvtGrave Order: 7
GERNER, Theodore S. Born 1907, died 1987 - Grave Order: 4
GNAU, Agnes. Spouse of Lewis. Born 3-17-1872, died 7-6-1890 - 1st wife of Lewis Gnau. (1900 Abbott Census: Mother of Henry and Otto.) - Grave Order: 100
GNAU, Albert. Born 2-1874, died 1919 - Son of Eberhard and Maria Gnau (1900 Abbott Census: 1886) - Grave Order: 126
GNAU, Arthur. Born 9-1888, died 1918 - Son of Eberhard and Maria Gnau (1900 Abbott Census: 1877) - Grave Order: 125
GNAU, Eberhard. Spouse of Maria. Born 7-1841, died 1917 - Born in Hessia. (1880, 1900 Abbott Census) - Grave Order: 123
GNAU, Ethel M. Born 1895, died 1960 - Dau of Lewis and Margaret Gnau. Born in PA, a nurse. (1920 Abbott Census) - Grave Order: 103
GNAU, Henry. Spouse of Katherine. Born 1832, died 1918 - Born in Germany. (1860 Abbott Census) - Grave Order: 117
GNAU, Katherine. Spouse of Henry. Born 1835, died 1907 - Born in Germany. (1860 Abbott Census) - Grave Order: 118
GNAU, Lewis. Spouse of Agnes/ Margaret. Born 3-1854, died 1929 - Son of Henry and Katherine Gnau. (1900 Abbott Census: Louis, 1855. Wed 8 yrs to Margaret) - Grave Order: 102
GNAU, Margaret Hannah. Spouse of ? Hannah/ Lewis. Born 3-1864, died 1918 - [Mother] 2nd wife of Lewis Gnau. (1900 Abbott Census: 1863) - Grave Order: 101
GNAU, Maria. Spouse of Eberhard. Born 12-1851, died 1913 - (1900 Abbott Census) - Grave Order: 124
GORG, Arnold A. Spouse of Helen P. Steadman. Born 3-17-1919, died 4-17-2008. Age: 89 - Son of Fred and Heather [Hattie] (Gnau) Gorg. Born at Yochum Hill PA. Wed 12-14-1947 in Galeton PA, 2 children. A Dairy Farmer - Grave Order: 27
GORG, Christian. Spouse of Hellen. Born 9-20-1835, died 3-25-1910 - Born in Hessia. Wed 12 yrs before emigrating. (1880, 1900 Abbott Census) - Grave Order: 31
GORG, Christian. Born 2-14-1874*, died 11-26-1879. Age: 5y 9m 12d - Grave Order: 33
GORG, Clifford A. Spouse of Laurie M. Bollock. Born 2-19-1949, died uncut - Son of Arnold A. and Helen P. (Steadman) Gorg. Wed 2-02-1980 in Galeton PA. Ranger at Lyman Run Park - Grave Order: 121
GORG, Fred. Spouse of Heather. Born 1897, died 1947 - Grave Order: 29
GORG, Heather (Gnau) [Hattie]. Spouse of Fred. Born 10-1891, died 1963 - Dau of Eberhard and Maria Gnau (1900 Abbott Census: 1892) - Grave Order: 30
GORG, Helen P. (Steadman). Spouse of Arnold A. Born 8-25-1923, died 11-21-2003 - Dau of Ross and Cecil (Benson) Steadman, born in Blossburg PA. Wed 12-14-1947 in Galeton PA, 2 children. - Grave Order: 28
GORG, Hellen. Spouse of Christian. Born 12-16-1836, died 10-12-1918 - Born in Hessia. Wed 12 yrs before emigrating. (1880, 1900 Abbott Census) - Grave Order: 32
GORG, Infant Boy. Born 1961, died 19?? - Grave Order: 14
GORG, Laurie M. (Bollock) [Gracie]. Spouse of Clifford A. Born 10-1-1960, died 1-13-2007. Age: 46 - Dau of Franklyn and Betty (Baldwin) Bollock. Born in Wellsboro PA, d. Coudersport PA. Wed 2-02-1980 in Galeton PA, 3 children - Grave Order: 122
GORG, Pauline. Spouse of Perry. Born 1923, died ?? - Grave Order: 13
GORG, Perry M. Spouse of Pauline. Born 1928, died 2008 - Son of Fred and Heather [Hattie] (Gnau) Gorg. (1920 Abbott Census) - Grave Order: 12
GRESSEL, Emma (Mosch). Spouse of Irving. Born 1888, died 1976 - Grave Order: 95
GRESSEL, Francis. Born 7-2-1875, died 9-7-1894 - Son of Henry and Mary (Gnau) Gressel. (1880 Abbott Census) - Grave Order: 98
GRESSEL, Henry. Spouse of Mary Gnau. Born 7-1850, died 1930 - Son of John and Magdalena (Heinz) Gressel. Born in France (1900 Abbott Census) - Grave Order: 115
GRESSEL, Irving. Spouse of Emma Mosch. Born 1893, died 1987 - Born in PA, a farmer. (1920 Abbott Census) - Grave Order: 94
GRESSEL, Julia. Born 5-28-1882, died 9-6-1894 - Dau of Henry and Mary (Gnau) Gressel - Grave Order: 99
GRESSEL, Louisa. Born 8-1877, died 1912 - Dau of Henry and Mary (Gnau) Gressel. (1900 Abbott Census) - Grave Order: 113
GRESSEL, Mary (Gnau). Spouse of Henry. Born 9-1856, died 1943 - Dau of Henry and Katherine Gnau. 1900 Abbott Census: 1858 - Grave Order: 116
GRESSEL, Rance. Born 1896, died 1916 - Son of Henry and Mary (Gnau) Gressel - Grave Order: 114
GRESSEL, Robert M. Born 3-1886, died 1944 - Son of Henry and Mary (Gnau) Gressel. (1900 Abbott Census) - Grave Order: 93
HAWTHORNE, Elizabeth. Born 6-25-1871*, died 10-6-1879. Age: 8y 3m 11d - Dau. of James and Juliann Hawthorne - Grave Order: 58
HAWTHORNE, Henry A. Born 9-??-1873*, died 10-29-1878. Age: 16y 1m - Dau. of James and Juliann Hawthorne - Grave Order: 60
HAWTHORNE, James. Spouse of Juliann. Born 9-27-1827, died 3-2-1899 - Born In Ireland. (1860, 1880 Abbott Census) - Grave Order: 61
HAWTHORNE, Juliann. Spouse of James. Born 2-5-1853*, died 10-22-1879. Age: 26y 8m 17d - Born in PA. (1860 Abbott Census) - Grave Order: 59
HAWTHORNE, William. Born 5-3-1879, died 3-24-1893 - Grave Order: 34
HAYNES, Jane (Nisbet). Spouse of Robert H. Born 9-18-1826, died 4-9-1910 - [Died of old age. Their bodies lie here but their souls are with God in heaven] - Civil War Vet, Co D 16th PA Cav, Farrier. Transferred to comnpany B, date unknown Grave Order: 66
HAYNES, Robert Hubbard. Spouse of Jane Nisbet. Born 4-23-1830, died 9-25-1915. Age: 85 - [And wife Jane N. Died of old age. Their bodies lie here but their souls are with God in heaven]. Son of Robert and Jeanette Haynes, born in Lavonia NY. - Grave Order: 65
HEINRICH, Marjorie. Born 1924, died 1924 - Grave Order: 130
JACKSON, Anna P. M. (Suhr). Spouse of William T. Born 1844*, died 5-7-1881. Age: 37 - Born in Denmark. (1880 Abbott Census) - Grave Order: 46
KRUMM, John F. Spouse of Josephine. Born 4-26-1837, died 8-16-1901 - (1860 Abbott Census)
KRUMM, Josephine. Spouse of John F. Born 3-20-1822, died 1-4-1905 - (1860 Abbott Census)
LAZORCHAK, Alec R. Spouse of Helen Gorg. Born 8-3-1916, died 3-13-2002. Age: 85 - Son of William and Helen (Begali) Lazorchak. Born Yochum Hill PA, a farmer. Wed 8-7-1948 in Phillipsburg PA, 6 children. d. Wellsboro PA
LAZORCHAK, Helen (Gorg). Spouse of Alec R. Born 4-13-1922, died 8-7-2010. Age: 88 - Dau of Fred and Heather [Hattie] (Gnau) Gorg. Wed 8-7-1948 in Phillipsburg PA, 6 children. - Grave Order: 120
LILLIBRIDGE, Nelly. Spouse of Zora. Born 1891, died 1908 - Grave Order: 19
LILLIBRIDGE, Zora. Spouse of Nelly. Born 1886, died 1960 - Grave Order: 18
LYON, Marion (Blass). Spouse of Walter J. Born 1911, died 1985 - Grave Order: 76
LYON, Walter Jefferson. Spouse of Marian Blass. Born 1915, died 6-11-2012 - Grave Order: 75
MARSH, Benjamin W. Spouse of Rebecca A. Born 1848, died 1923 - Grave Order: 128
MARSH, Lacy C. Born 5-26-1884, died 4-8-1953 - Grave Order: 127
MARSH, Rebecca A. Spouse of Benjamin W. Born 1859, died 1937 - Grave Order: 129
MENKEN, Dorothy L. Spouse of Richard L. Born 1921, died 1998 - Grave Order: 97
MENKEN, Richard L. Spouse of Dorothy L. Born 3-5-1921, died 9-17-2014. Age: 93 - Son of Frederick and Florence (Blair) Menken. Born in Germania, a dairy farmer. No children - Grave Order: 96
NISBET, Elizabeth. Spouse of Michael Schiller. Born 11-21-1819*, died 1-7-1882. Age: 62y 1m 16d - Dau of George and Elizabeth (Slight) Nisbet. Born in Scotland. Wed to Michael, but buried with her parents. (1880 Abbott Census)
NISBET, Elizabeth (Slight). Spouse of George. Born 1-17-1795*, died 3-5-1885. Age: 90y 1m 19d - Born in Scotland - Grave Order: 68
NISBET, George. Spouse of Elizabeth Slight. Born 12-12-1797*, died 6-12-1881. Age: 83y 6m - Born in Scotland - Grave Order: 67
PROUTY, Ralph Allan. Born 2-18-1963, died 2-18-1963 - Grave Order: 110
SCHALL, Elizabeth (Zoerb). Spouse of John. Born 1852, died 1911 - Shares a stone with John Schalll and Margaret Zoerb. - Grave Order: 90
SCHALL, Howard. Spouse of Margaret. Born 1887, died 1960 - Born in PA, a farmer. (1920 Abbott Census) - Grave Order: 87
SCHALL, John. Spouse of Elizabeth Zeorb. Born 1848, died 1927 - Shares a stone with Elizabeth Schall and Margaret Zoerb. - Grave Order: 91
SCHALL, Margaret. Spouse of Howard. Born 1888, died 1966 - Born in PA. (1920 Abbott Census) - Grave Order: 88
SCHILLER, Elizabeth (Nisbet). Spouse of Michael Schiller. Born 11-21-1819*, died 1-7-1882. Age: 62y 1m 16d - Dau of George and Elizabeth (Slight) Nisbet. Born in Scotland. Wed to Michael, but buried with her parents. (1880 Abbott Census)
SCHULTHIES, George. Spouse of Margarette Behrens. Born 12-1842, died 1911 - Born in Wuertemberg, a farmer. Wed 7-21-1866. (1880, 1900 Abbott Census) - Grave Order: 25
SCHULTHIES, Margarette (Behrens). Spouse of George. Born 11-1837, died 1914 - Born in Wuertemberg. Wed 7-21-1866. (1880, 1900 Abbott Census) - Grave Order: 26
SLARROW, Elizabeth. Spouse of George W. Born 10-30-1832*, died 9-28-1881. Age: 48y 10m 29d - (1860, 1880 Abbott Census) - Grave Order: 35
SLARROW, Henrietta. Born 11-12-1867*, died 1-2-1880. Age: 12y 1m 20d - Dau of George and Elizabeth Slarrow - Grave Order: 36
SLARROW, Lula. Born 11-9-1879, died 1-24-1888*. Age: 8y 2m 15d - Dau of George and Elizabeth Slarrow - Grave Order: 37
UNKNOWN, Mary. Born ??, died ?? - Baby Stone in the Blass area. Could be a Blass baby ? - Grave Order: 52
WAHL, William. Spouse of Johanna. Born 6-2-1830, died 10-28-1905 - (1900 Abbott Census) - Grave Order: 11
WAHL, William J. Born 1881, died 1964 - Grave Order: 10
WREAN, Amelia. Spouse of James C. Born 8-19-1854*, died 8-31-1872. Age: 18y 12d - Grave Order: 77
WREAN, James G. Born 2-22-1872*, died 7-21-1872. Age: 4m 28d - Son of James C. and Amelia Wrean - Grave Order: 78
YOCHUM, Annah. Spouse of William. Born 1829, died ?? - Born in Germany. (1860 Abbott Census)
YOCHUM, John W. Born 1854, died ?? - Son of William and Annah Yochum
YOCHUM, Magdeline. Spouse of Peter. Born 1798, died ?? - Born in PA. (1860 Abbott Census)
YOCHUM, Peter. Spouse of Magdeline. Born 1797, died ?? - Born in PA. (1860 Abbott Census)
YOCHUM, William. Spouse of Annah. Born 1839, died ?? - Born in PA. (1860 Abbott Census)
YOCHUM, William H. Born 1846, died ?? - Son of William and Annah Yochum
ZOERB, John. Spouse of Margaret. Born 1815, died ?? - Born in Germany. (1860 Abbott Census)
ZOERB, Margaret. Spouse of John. Born 1820, died 1894 - Born in Germany. (1860 Abbott Census). Shares a stone with John Schall and Elizabeth Schall.

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