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OLD BURYING GROUND
Deed of Old Burying Ground - Town of Hempstead
Section 56, Block H-8, Lot 52 (Old Burying Ground)
was conveyed by Robert VALENTINE, and his wife, Eliza, to
Samuel EDELL, trustees of the Methodist Episcopal Church,
on March 18, 1851, and described:
"All that certain piece or lot of land hereinafter described situate,
lying and being on the east side of road leading from John COLLINS to
Cyrus WHITMORE's Mill in the Town of Hempstead, and is bounded to wit:
on the east on the north and on the south by other land of the party
of the first part and on the west by the aforesaid road, containing
within said bounds one half an acre."
The Real Estate Division of the Town of Hempstead says:
"By six deeds recorded on December 24, 1921....the premises...
was conveyed to Edward W. BROWNING...BROWNING conveyed his large holdings
on Oakfield Road, excepting the cemetery, leaving title in him.
BROWNING died prior to 1940 and the Title Guarantee and Trust Company
was the executor of his last will and testaments.
Lots 53 and 39 are not part of the cemetery and are owned by
MOHAR Realty Co., 887 Wellington Road, Westbury and Forest Lake Manor Inc."
INSCRIPTIONS ON THE FOUR REMAINING GRAVESTONES
DAVID C. JACKSON
Co. I. 26, U.S. Col. Troops
Died. Oct. 1, 1905
20th. Regt. U.S.C. Inf.
March 11th, 1887
EDWARD S. JACKSON
Co. E.2, Regt. U.S. Col. Troops
Feb. 8, 1903
Co. B. 20, Regt. U.S. Inf.
Died Sept. 28, 1916
Corrections of Errors on Gravestone Inscriptions
Name Error Correction Source
David Aged 67 Aged 65y National Archives
Edward 2 Regt. 20th Regt. National Archives
Aged 76 yrs Aged 78 yrs National Archives
Gilbert 20 Regt.U.S. 20th Regt.U.S.
Inf.(All S. Colored National Archives
White regt.) Infantry
NAMES OF THOSE BURIED IN OLD BURYING GROUND
Date of Death Age Name
1 -September 1862 53y JONES, J. Checker
15-January 1875 JACKSON, Elbert
15-January 1875 JARVIS, Lewis
5 -January 1882 36y JACKSON, John C.
11-March 1887 46y JACKSON, Morris
4 -June 1888 10y SMITH, Paul E.
15-April 1889 1 y JACKSON, Elsie
15-February 1890 5mth JACKSON, Alkey
22-August 1890 10y LEVI, Evie, D.
11-October 1892 1dy NIMES (Infant)
26-October 1892 2mth JACKSON, Theodore, G, Jr.
21-December 1893 23y JACKSON, William C.
3 -June 1894 9dys JACKSON, (Infant)
7 -July 1894 89y JACKSON, Elizabeth
12-February 1895 64y PORTLAND, Joseph
27-February 1895 11mth JACKSON, Edward S.
13-March 1895 41y JACKSON, George H.
25-April 1896 69y JACKSON, Charles
23-July 1896 1mth JACKSON, Mary
23-January 1897 25y JACKSON, Margerate, J.
4 -April 1897 Stillborn WILLIAMS, (Infant)
5 -January 1898 40y CHASE, Priscilla
3 -February 1898 50y JACKSON, Martha Amelia
11-March 1898 11mth JACKSON, John W., Jr.
20-April 1898 25y JACKSON, Benjamin
6 -November 1898 26y JACKSON, Susan, E.
14-March 1899 67y BRUSSE, Ellen
28-March 1899 81y JACKSON, Treadwell
17-July 1899 2dys JACKSON, Mary
2 -August 1899 1y JACKSON, Alonzo
5 -August 1899 73y JACKSON, Mary Jane
31-January 1900 43y CUSTERS, Florence O.
25-April 1901 47y SMITH, Sarah, A.
6 -May 1901 2y JACKSON, Estella
22-November 1901 75y JACK (JACKSON?), Mary, T.
10-January 1902 80y JACKSON, Townsend
13-September 1902 91y LAURENCE, Eliza
8 -February 1903 78y JACKSON, Edward, S. or
20-March 1903 26y HICKS, Sarah Louisa
29-December 1903 38y JACKSON, Esau
10-January 1904 82y JACKSON, John
1 -October 1905 65y JACKSON, David C.
6 -December 1905 19dys BATES, Margaretta, E.
1 -May 1906 27y JACKSON, Luella
6 -June 1906 1 mo JACKSON, Howard
8 -December 1906 6mth JACKSON, Eva Ellen
5 -February 1907 23y HAVEN, John Everet
2 -April 1907 44y DUNDRELL, Georgie
2 -April 1907 46y WOOD, Lavinia
5 -July 1907 24y JACKSON, John Everett
27-October 1907 8dys JACKSON, Herbert
1 -September 1908 79y JACKSON, Margretta
10-September 1908 82y JACKSON, Delia
10-September 1908 GREEN, Gravalen
10-September 1908 8y JACKSON, Adelia
26-October 1908 7dys JACKSON, Harry
09-January 1909 79y JACKSON, Lucy Ann
14-March 1909 53y JACKSON, Lutishen
19-March 1909 45y JACKSON, Julia
30-October 1909 52y POTTER, George
14-July 1910 4y NORTON, Ronald
2 -January 1912 JACKSON, Abraham
23-January 1912 WOOD, Eva
23-September 1912 20y GRAHAM, Lila
4 -November 1912 68y TREADWELL, Jane Ann
12-November 1912 1 mo. JACKSON, Marjorie
12-March 1913 65y GABEL, Susan
14-March 1913 42y JACKSON, Edward
9 -May 1913 73y JACKSON, Margaret
25-June 1913 75y JACKSON, Susan
5 -December 1913 17y JACKSON, James
24-December 1913 JACKSON, Marie
27-March 1914 45y JACKSON, Lucy
4 -November 1914 JACKSON, Clara
1914 JACKSON, Benjamin
13-May 1915 56y JACKSON, Sidney, S.
28-September 1916 71y JACKSON, Gilbert
24-June 1917 JACKSON, George
? -March 1918 WILLIAMS, Edna JACKSON
21-May 1918 Stillborn JACKSON (Infant)
16-June 1920 3mth JACKSON, Douglas
30-September 1920 5mth FISHER, Daisy
11-July 1923 58y JACKSON, Eugene
28-June 1925 40y JARVIS, Jane Ann
26-December 1925 9y JACKSON, Ella Louise
13-March 1926 54y BUNN, Christina
3- December 1927 63y JACKSON, Henry
20-June 1928 JACKSON, Ludwig
21-April 1930 JACKSON, Pearl
?- September 1930 45y CORBIN, Nellie
8- January 1931 8mth BRIGGS, Virginia
3- March 1931 52y JACKSON, Albert
27-April 1931 73y JACKSON, James W.
30-August 1931 2y JACKSON, Harris, Robert
2- January 1932 43y MORGAN, Edna
4- February 1933 2mth LLOYD, June Carol
30-October 1934 60y JACKSON, Eugene
22-November 1934 48y FISHER, Anna Louise
10-May 1936 33y SMITH, Dorothy Louise
4- May 1937 67y FIELDS, Mary
20-May 1937 13y JACKSON, Robert
11-September 1937 49y JACKSON, Frederick
12-September 1937 78y JACKSON, Frederick
4- July 1940 19y JACOBY, Gladys Amelia
1- August 1940 1y JACKSON, Roger William
16-April 1942 8dys JACKSON, Curtis LeRoy, Jr.
20-October 1942 2mth JACKSON, Ronald
17-June 1943 36y JACKSON, Charles
Transcribed by Nancy E Lutz
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