JEFFERSON COUNTY NEW YORK

CEMETERIES OF JEFFERSON COUNTY


This list of the cemeteries of Jefferson County is far from complete. We are indebted to such able volunteers as Gus Rogers and the Bartletts, Alice Corbett, and Gordie Brown for information they have collected, arranged, and made freely available to the public. Debbie Quick has also made pilgrimages to cemeteries in the Six Town area to provide information. We link to several cemeteries found on Mrs. Corbett's page. Larry Corbett has very large files, from which he provides information. Harold Sanderson has extracted burial information on his specialty, the Civil War soldiers. His information can often, but not always, be found in other files.

The largest single contribution consists of the cemeteries researched by the Gravestone Scribes, John and Ellen Bartlett and Ellen's father Gus Rogers. These cemeteries are updated annually by Mr. Rogers. They are designated by "Bar". A second list, compiled by Debbie Quick, has been published in the Newsletter for the Historical Association of South Jefferson. That designation is "Sou". The list of cemeteries on Fort Drum has no contact person available. It was published in an issue of the JCNYGS Informer. Jeanine McAvoy supplies information for Brookside Cemetery in Watertown, and Larry Corbett provides lookups for North Watertown. AC is Alice Corbett, who has been working on the city cemeteries. Much of her work is from old DAR records, which were never complete, and have never been updated, but they are the only ones available for those cemeteries. Thanks to a number of volunteers, Brookside is now available on this website. The newest contributor to this page is Sid Shafer, who has allowed us to link to cemeteries on their site. They are actively inventorying Jefferson County cemeteries, and are identified as the SS clicks below. We have integrated names he has given us alphabetically in our list, rather than having a separate list.

Some cemeteries have more than one name, notably the ones on Fort Drum. Gus Rogers reports that finding the original or historical name for a cemetery is often difficult. I have tried to list all the names I found, but some are sure to be missing. As with all our projects, we welcome additons, corrections, and particularly here, locations. We will be adding more information as it comes to light. The first column contains the name of the cemetery, with variations noted.

The second column is the township in which the cemetery may be found. "City" indicates the City of Watertown. The third column is an attempt at locating the cemetery so that the searcher can find it. An attempt has been made by the JCNYGS to provide locations for every cemetery in Jefferson County in their newsletter, INFORMER (click here for a table of contents for the issues). The fourth column is the contact, as described above, at which you may find more information.


Sadly Sid Shafer and Harold Sanderson are deceased. Much of their work is still available here and on other sites.

Gus Rogers is in his 90s and has retired from research.


Following are the names and e-mail addresses of the contacts. The highlighted contact abbreviations are clickable.

AC = Alice Corbett

GB = Gordon Brown

LC = Larry Corbett

LH = Lyme Heritage Center

Sou = Debbie Quick, Historical Association of South Jefferson


The following cemeteries are all listed on Alice Corbett's page. To reach these cemeteries, go to her page. On her page, you must then click on Town of Watertown, or Town of Champion, and then scroll down the page to reach the desired cemetery.

Under the heading of Town of Watertown are:

Arsenal Street, Watertown (Catholic)
Arsenal Street, Watertown (Protestant)
Brookside, Watertown: Note that this is also listed below as on this Jefferson County site
East Watertown
Gotham Street
Huntingtonville(Scroll down page)
Losie(Scroll down page)
Massey Street (Scroll down page)
Talcott Stand (Scroll down page)
Woodworth Family

Notice that the above cemeteries are all located in the Town of Watertown.

Under the heading of Town of Champion are:

Bentley Family
Champion Huddle
Hadsell
Hillside, Town of Champion
South Champion
Sunnyside
West Carthage

Notice that the above cemeteries are all located in the town of Champion

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Sulphur Springs Cemetery Lot Owners, Hounsfield


BARTLETT CEMETERY INSCRIPTIONS OF JEFFERSON COUNTY


For access to Sanderson Civil War Cemetery Listings, click here. For the cemetery code, click here.


If you do not find the name of the cemetery for which you are searching, please refer to the list immediately above.

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Not on this site, but concerning Jefferson County is The Political Graveyard a site interesting in itself.

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A google map of North Watertown Cemetery with some other data is here included.




Rd
Name of CemeteryTownshipLocationContact
Adams Farm
(also known as McDonald's)
Theresa Bar
Adsit (Bailey)LorraineCorner of Dixon Rd & Lorraine St RdSou
BachelorLymeOriginal Three Mile Bay Cemetery,
located at Lott's Cove, now destroyed, UPDATE
Bar
BaconAntwerp Bar
Bailey FarmCape VincentRt 6 E of Bedford Cors RdBar
Barber-WeserEllisburgSandy Creek-Ellisburg Rd
just north of town line
Sou
Barnes SettlementAlexandriaCenter RdBar
Bartlett FarmLyme Bar
BatesCape VincentBates Rd nr Bedford CorsBar
Bedford Cape Vincent off Bedford Cors Rd Bar
Believers Rest Ellisburg Mannsville (unmarked) Sou
Belleville Ellisburg Main St, nr Water St, Belleville Sou
Bemis Antwerp Rt 22 just N of Hull Rd Bar
Bently Family Champion   :
Bishop Henderson cor Shears & Ayles Rd, Henderson Sou
Bishop Street Henderson Bishop Street Rd nr Stony Creek  
Black Creek Wilna Natural Bridge 
Black Farm Clayton  Bar
Black River Rutland Miser Rd at town line with Le Ray Bar
Black River Road LeRay  Bar
Brewster Settlement
(Fish Burying Ground)
Ellisburg Co Rt 87, Mannsville, Sandy Creek-Mannsville Rd
just south of Baldwin Rd
Sou
Brodie Farm Hounsfield Near Wescott Beach Bar
Brookside Watertown County Rt 165, Watertown Center Loop  
Brookside  (see Worthville, Plessis) 
Browns Corners Alexandria Rt 26, Browns Cors Bar
Brownville Brownville Bar
Butterville Henderson Co Rt 75 (Butterville Rd) Sou
Calcium New
(Sanford Cors)
LeRay Bar
Calcium Old
(Sanford Cors)
LeRaY Bar
CarpenterHendeerson Rt 3 just south of Stony Creek Sou
Carpenter Ground Watertown  
Catholic Antwerp Antwerp village Bar
Cedar Grove
(Chaumont Cedar Grove)
Lyme Chaumont village LH
Cedar Grove, new Lyme Rt 12E Bar
Champion Huddle Champion  
Chauftys Theresa Bar
Church St Alexandria Rt 12, S edge of Alexandria Bay Bar
Clark Rutland No longer exists Bar
Clark (see Fales)  
Clark Family (see Tifft)  
Clayton Clayton Rt 12, southern edge of Clayton village Bar
Clayton Center Clayton Clayton Center, junction Co Rts 10 & 5Bar
Cobb Farm Hounsfield nr Camps Mills off Rt 62 Bar
Cooper LeRay Ft Drum, behind Heath Center Bar
Cooper Wilna Ft Drum, Alexandria Rd 
Corbins Corners Clayton off Rt 12, north of Depauville Bar
Crandall Cemetery Rodman  
Crandall-Hill Rodman on the Ward Babbit Farm Sou
Degel Israel (old) Watertown On the southeast (right) side of
Ridge Road off Eastern Blvd
 
Degel Israel Watertown On the north side of Cook Road,
approximately 500 feet from the
intersection of Cook Road and Dry Hill Road.
 
Depauville Clayton Depauville, on Rt 12 Bar
Dewey Lyme Ashland Wildlife Management Area Bar
Dewey-Mckee see Patrick  
Dexter Brownvillenbsp; Bar
Dodge Cape Vincent Rt 12, upriver from Sand Bay Bar
Doyle Mulvaney Wilna Ft Drum 
Drake (New Boston) LeRay  Bar
Dutch Gap (Epps, Lutheran) Clayton  
East Rodman (Whiteville) Rodman Rt 156 Sou
Ellisburg
(Rural,Riverside)
Ellisburg Ellisburg village Sou
Elmwood Adam Adams village, off W. Church St. Sou
Emerson
(Robinson Rd, Harris)
Lyme Robinson Rd nr the iron bridge Bar
Epps (Dutch Gap, Lutheran) Clayton  
Evans Mills New & Old LeRayEvans Mills villageBar
Evergreen
(Roberts Cors)
Henderson Nohle Rd off Co Rt 178 Sou
Failing Farm Lyme Point Peninsula Bar
Fairview Rodman off Rt 177 at Cemetery & Williams Rds Sou
Fairview Cemetery Rodman  
Fairview Wilna Carthage 
Fales (Clark) Henderson Rt 178 between Co Rt 78 & Ayles Rd Sou
Fassett's Rodman  Sou
Felts Mills Rutland in Felts Mills Bar
Ferry Brownville  
Fields Hounsvield Old Rome Rd nr Watertown Line Bar
Fish Burying Ground (see Brewster Settlement)  
Flanders Farm Lyme on Lyle & Nancy Weavers Farm Bar
Fox Creek Lyme Pleasant Valley Road Bar
Freeman Brownville  Bar
French SettlementCape Vincent Dezengremel Rd nr Burnt Rock Rd Bar
Fulton Wilna Nr Natural Bridge, rear of Survey School,
corner of Ridge Road
 
Gallea Ellisburg off Rt 3 about
4 miles on Benton Rd
Sou
Gardner Family Lorraine Winona nr Kate Hall & Brown Rds Sou
Gates (see Protestant)  
Giddingsville
(Wardwell Settlement)
Ellisburg Co Rt 85 between Giddingsville & Wardwell Settlement Sou
Glass Road Rutland corner Cemetery and Burnup Rds Bar
Glenwood Watertown North Watertown (R.C.) AC
Golby Theresa Golby Cors near Hart Flats Rd Bar
Gould District (Gould Corners) Lorraine 3 1/2 miles up Washington Park Rd Sou
Graves Rutland Rutland Hollow Rd E of Staplin Bar
Graves Farm Watertown Fields Settlement Rd 
Green Settlement Adams Co Rt 76 (Green Settlement Rd Sou
Grove Orleans Rt 180 going S out of LaFargeville Bar
Guffins Bay Browmville  Bar
Gulf Stream (Isham's) Rodman Rt 69 Sou
Gunns Corners Clayton Location not published at the
request of the land owner.
 
Haights Corners Lorraine half mile S of Haights Cors
off Loomis Rd
Sou
Harris (see Emerson)   
Hewitt Farm Lyme UPDATE Bar
Highland Park Alexandria Highland Avenue, Alexandria Bay Bar
Hill Cemetery Alexandria  
Hillside Antwerp Antwerp village Bar
Hillside Wilna Natural Bridge 
Honeyville
(Old State Road)
Adams Co Rt 177, Honeyville Sou
Hoover LeRay  Bar
Houghtaling Family Worth Fredericks Cors-Worth Center Rd Sou
Houghton Alexandria N of Rt 12, between TI Bridge &
Alexandria Bay
Bar
Howland Rutland Location unknown Bar
Hungerford
(Hungerford Corners, North)
Henderson cor N Schoolhouse Rd & Snowshoe Rd Sou
Ingalls Brownville Bar
Isham's (see Gulf Stream)  
Jerusalem Road
(Jerusalem School)
Lorraine Jerusalem Rd 1 mile off Washington Park Sou
Judd Cape Vincent Rt 12 nr Constance Rd Bar
Judd Cemetery Cape Vincent  
Kelseys Bridge Theressa Bar
Kepler Alexandria N of Rt 12, just beyond road to
Houghton Cemetery
Bar
KimballBrowville Bar
KinneAntwerpRt 11 at the St Lawrence Co lineBar
Kramer/ColeLeRay Bar
Lake School Road
(Derby-Hubbard)
Wilna Ft Drum 
Lakeside (Reed)Ellisburg Rt 3 nr Ellisburg-Henderson town line Sou
Larabee Farm Orleans Bar
Larabee Cemetery Orleans  
Lepper GroundWatertown  
LimerickBrownville Bar
LowerClayton Bar
Luther HillBrownville Bar
Lutheran
(Dutch Gap, Epps)
Clayton Bar
LymanLorraineCo Rt 91 just W of Brown & Sharp RdsSou
McPhersonLyme first Chaumont cemetery Bar
Maple HillRutland nr junction of Rt 160 & Rt 162 Bar
MaplewoodEllisburgRt 11, Mannsville, by Skinner CreekSou
Market StCape VincentMarket St, Cape VincentBar
MemberyHounsfieldNot maintained; in the middle of a farmer's field. 
MennoniteEllisburgWoodvilleSou
MilesLorraineHessell RdSou
MilitaryHounsfieldSackets HarborBar
Mitchell FarmOrleansoff Rt 180 between LaFargeville &
Stone Mills
Bar
Mixer (see Woodside)  
Mooney Gulf
(Zachary, Mooney, Garden)
LorraineMooney Gulf Rd at
junction with Comstock Rd
Sou
MuscalungeHounsfieldEvans Rd W of Jericho RdBar
New Boston (see Drake)   
North Cemetery (see Hungerford)  
North AdamsAdamNorth Harbor Rd, Adams CenterSou
North WatertownPameliaBradley St., City  
OakwoodTheresaTheresa villageBar
Old Belleville (see Woodside)  
Old BrodieHendersonNear Wescott BeachSou
Old Cemetery WilnaWilnaWatertown-Carthage State Road 
Old Church GroundWatertown  
Old State Road (see Honeyville)  
Old State StreetWilna Carthage 
Old TheresaTheresaTheresa village 
OmarOrleans S of Omar on Co Rt 13
(East Middle Rd)
Bar
Orleans Four CornersOrleans Off Orleans Cemetery RdBar
Oxbow, Old and New AntwerpOxbow, Co Rt 25Bar
Patrick; Patrick-Thompson;
Dewey-McKee
AdamsPatrick Rd at
Adams-Rodman town line
Sou
Payne FarmOreleans  
Perch River Brownville Bar
PettitBrownville Bar
PhillipsHounsfieldlocation unknownBar
PierceWilnaoff US Military Highway
north of Fargo
 
Pierrepont Manor
(Zion Church)
Ellisburg Co Rt 193 in Pierrepont Manor village Sou
Pine Plains Graveyard (see Sheepfold)  
Plessis (Brookside) AlexandriaPlessisBar
Point Peninsula Lyme near Point Peninsula village
(Wilcoxville)
Bar
Point Salubrious
(Guffins Bay)
Lyme Point SalubriousBar
Protestant
(Town Burying Ground, Gates)
PhiladelphiaFt Drum, Sterlingville Bar
PutnamLyme Co Rt 57 to Pt PeninsulaBar
QuakerLeRay Ft Drum Bar
Redwood Alexandria Redwood villageBar
Reed Rutlandoff Jacobs Rd nr Rich Rd Bar
Reed (see Lakeside)  
Rices Corners
(Sanford Corners)
AdamsRices Rd nr Talcott Falls, Adams
Watertown town line
Sou
Click here for file
RisingWorthLoomis Rd just off Co Rt 189Sou
Riverside
(Wellesley Is.)
AlexandriaWestminster Park RoadBar
RiversideCape VincentRt 12 nr Branche Rd Bar
Riverside (see Ellisburg)   
Roberts Rutland Bar
Robinson Rd (see Emerson)  
Ross CornersRodmanWashington Park Rd
just S of Ross Cors
Sou
RouseClayton Rouses CorsBar
RuralAdams US Rt 11, south end of villageSou
Rural (see Ellisburg)  
Rural (Village)Lorraine Co Rt 189, Lorraine Village Sou
Rural Hill (see Woodside)  
Rutland Center Rutland no longer exists (was near Town Barn) Bar
Rutland Hollow Rutland Ball Rd S of Lamb Rd Bar
Sackets Harbor/LakesideHounsfield Sackets Harbor Bar
St Cyrils Alexandria Highland Ave, Alexandria BayBar
St Francis Xavier Alexandria RedwoodBar
St JohnsCape VincentJames St, Cape Vincent VillageBar
St Johns Henderson Nohle Rd across from Evergreen Cemetery Sou
St JohnsOrleans Rt 180 between LaFargeville
and DeLaFarge Cors
Bar
St Lawrence Cape VincentRt 4 N of Cemetery Rd Bar
St Marys Clayton Rt 12 S edge of Clayton Village Bar
St Marys LeRay Bar
St Marys (Catholic,
Savage-Varley)
Philadelphia Ft Drum,
(Sterlingville)
Bar
St Vincent de Paul, new Cape VincentRt 12, downriver from Cape Vincent Bar
St Vincent de PaulCape VincentCape Vincent VillageBar
St Vincent de PaulCape VincentRosiereBar
Sand Bay Cape VincentRt 12 nr Clayton town line Bar
Sand Hill (Sandy Hill) Wilna Natural Bridge (Ft Drum) 
Sandy Hollow Philadelphia nr Philadelphia village Bar
Sanford Corners (see Rices Corners;
also Calcium New&Old)
   Sou
Saxe Ellisburg Saxe Rd Ellisburg,
just north of Lee Rd
Sou
Shephard Family Henderson Rt 3 between Henderson & Sackets Harbor Sou
Sheepfold
(Pine Plains Graveyard)
LeRay Ft Drum; off Rt 26 Bar
Sherwins Bay Brownville Bar
Shimmel Theresa SW cor of the township Bar
Shurtleff Theresa  Bar
Slate Clayton Bar
Slocum-Child LeRay Ft Drum 
Smith Orleans Middle Road N of LaFargeville Bar
Smithville Henderson Co Rt 71 just west of Smithville Sou
Snell Farm Lyme Old private burying ground Bar
South Champion Champion  
South Rutland
(Tylerville)
Rutland Rt 69 N out of Tylerville Bar
Spragueville Antwerp Rt 26 at the St Lawrence Co line Bar
Stears Corners Worth halfway between Stears Cors &
Fredericks Corners on Co Rt 95
Sou
Stevens Brownville Bar
Stevens Rutland no longer exists Bar
Still Theresa Stills Cors on Dano Rd Bar
Stone Brownville   
Stone MillsOrleans at Stone Mills, W of Rt 180 Bar
Sulphur Springs Hounsfield off Rt 62 nr Sulphur SpringsBar
Tanners Corners Alexandria East Ridge Road, Co Rt 13 Bar
Taylor Brownville  Bar
Three Mile Creek Claytonnbsp; Bar
Thomas Family Lorraine Wart Rd 1/2 mile from Lorraine St Rd Sou
Three Mile Bay Lyme  Bar
Thurso Clayton Grindstone Island Bar
Tifft (Clark Family) Lorraine Lorraine St Rd .10 mile
before Dixon Rd
Sou
Town Burying Ground (see Protestant)  
Trinity Church Yard Watertown  
Tylerville Rutland(see South Rutland)  
Union Adams US Rt 11, Adams Center Sou
Unionville (Zoar) Rodman Rt 68 Sou
Vrooman Hill Antwerp Vrooman Hill Rd off Rt 23
at Bentleys Cors.
Bar
Walton St Alexandria Walton St, Alexandria Bay Bar
Wardwell Settlement (see Giddingsville)  
Wellesley Island (see Riverside)  
Wells Settlement Lyme Ashland Rd N of Three Mile Bay Bar
West Carthage Champion AC
West End Clayton Bar
Whiteville (see E Rodman)  
Wood Family Rodman corner of Rt 177 & Rt 69 Sou
Woods Mills Wilna Ft Drum 
Woodside (Mixer,
Old Belleville, Rural Hill)
Ellisburg Co Rt 289, Belleville Sou
Woodville Ellisburg Woodville village Sou
Worth (see Worthville)  
Worth Center Worth SE cor Worth Center Crossroads Sou
Worthville
(Worth, Brookside)
Worth Co Rt 189 just W of Worth Sou
Zion Church (see Pierrepont Manor)  
Zoar Road Rodman  


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