Tri-Counties Genealogy & History by Joyce M. Tice
Bentley Creek Cemetery, Ridgebury Township, Bradford County, PA
Bradford County PA
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Bentley Creek Cemetery

Ridgebury Township, 
Bradford County, Pennsylvania
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Joyce's Search Tip - December 2007 -
Do You Know that you can search just the Bradford County Cemetery Records on the site by using the Cemeteries -Bradford button in the Partitioned search engine at the bottom of the Current What's New Page? If you use that partition follow these steps to search just one cemetery
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Name of Cemetery:    Bentley Creek a.k.a. Baldwintown Cemetery
Read By:  Pat Barnum,Lois Conrad,Marcia Jankowski,Bev Rocco and Charlotte Stevens
Date Read:   June 30,1999
Typed By:   Charlotte Stevens
Located between Centerville,Pa. And Bentley Creek,Pa.
Other comments: The Bentley Creek Cemetery Association was incorporated in 1897.It was formerly named the Baldwintown Cemetery.The land was given for the Cemetery by Isaac Baldwin.
Comment from JMT : This is arranged in burial order rather than alphabetical. For those of you who do not want to take the time to browse, you can use the search engine on the main page or use the FIND feature on your browser software.
Pollock William 1856 1916   husband
Pollock Lavonia I. 1870 1943   wife of William Pollock
Pollock Manda A. 1899 1916   daughter
McAfee Jay F. July 15,1845 Sept3,1882    
McAfee B.L. Feb.22,1821 June !2,1911    
McAfee Nelly Fretts Jan.4,1819 Feb.8,1885   Large stone/Obsborne,front,McAfee on back
Stevens James H.   Dec.5,1869 42y1m  
May Alvin 1849 1908    
May Mary A. 1853 1930    
May Sarah J. June27,1848 June 22 1883   w/o Alvin May,Dau.of Norman and Ethelinda Stephens
Mitchell Martha 1831 1870   Mother,2 stones,one is larger
Mitchell J.D. 1826 1907   Father,Co.E 24 regt.Vt. Res corps
Mitchell Hector   July 20,1865 13y4m9d  
Mitchell Judd   Aug.9,1863 6y9m9d small stone marked M.M.
Sutliff Watson L. July2,1805 Aug.20,1887   side stones,Mother,Father
Sutliff Mary N. July 28,1806 Apr.7,1891   w/o W.L. Sutliff
Dewey Walter   Sept.3,1899 76yrs side stones ,Mother,Father
Dewey Parintha   Aug.15,1916 88 yrs. w/o Walter Dewey
Sydney Daisy   Jan.15,1886 9m6d only dau.of E.B.and Hannah J. Sydney .Of such is the Kingdom of heaven
Baldwin Vincent Aug.11,1836 Aug.4,1903    
Baldwin Mary Apr.15,1848 1916   w/o Vincent Baldwin
Townsend Lavern L. 1878 1943   GAR Star
Townsend Hilda E. 1902 1971   w/o Lavern L. Townsend
Peterson Geo.W. June 27,1825 Aug.19,1903    
Webb Ruth M.Jones Jan.10,1828 Aug.12,1912   w/o Geo.W.Peterson
Lindsley Truman O. 1848 1930   side stone,Father,T.O.Lindsley
Lindsley Harriet 1862 1938   side stone,Mother,Harriett Lindsley
Lindsley Ida E. Aug.25,1856 Oct.5,1882   Behold and see as you pass by as you are now so once was I.,Iam now so you must be,Prepare for death and follow me.
May Helen 1867 1933    
May Woodford 1863 1953    
Vanbuskirk Sylvanus Apr.16,1811 June 13,1879    
Vanbuskirk W.C. Sept.25,1837 Nov.11,1896   Under a rose bush
Baldwin Issac 1816 1893    
Baldwin Cynthia 1830 1902   w/o Issac Baldwin
Baldwin Lena 1872 1937    
McKee Samuel A. May 17,1841 May 11,1910    
Palmer Lewis M(?) June29,1814 July 23 1890   I'm beyond this world of changes far beyond this world of care.We shall find our missing loved ones in our fathers mansion fair.
Palmer Rebeca C. Oct.8,1823 Sept.10,1917   w/o Lewis Palmer
Chamberlain Col.J.Charles Fremont 1857 1915   God is love
Hagadorne Betsey July8,1802 Apr.10,1889   mother
Winegard Abraham 1837 1909   Co.E 91st NY Vol.
Coffin Mary 1855 1924   w/o Abraham Winegard
Covell Margaret 1823 1901   mother of Nancy Coffin
Crowell Adelia F. 1844 1907    
ChamberlainNang   1855 1924   w/o Fremont Chamberlain
Palmer Leeman 1846 1905   Mason,rest in peace
Wilcox Josephine Apr.2,1849 June25,1896   w/o Leeman C.Palmer
Palmer Edith   July 20,1888 23y9m23d w/o Roy Palmer
Palmer Roy M.   Sept.27,1889 21y11m10d small stones/Edith and Roy
Wolcott Elizabeth 1860 1935    
Halstead Ella D. 1857 1925    
Halstead Wilmot S. 1854 1932    
Halstead Clara 1858 1924   mother
Card Deborah C. Dec.28,1956 Jan.6,1957    
Rayner Anna Lee 1870 1895    
Roberts Evelyn   Sept.11,1891 10yrs. Our darlings
Roberts Edna   Jan.4,1891 8m R and Augusta Roberts
Wright W.C. May4,1896 Apr.22,1916    
Wright Frances J. June 18,1838 April 1,1890   w/o W.G.Wright
Wright Fred E. Dec.29,1862 Mar.2,1893   Foot stones,Fred E,Mary R,Jennie,Helen G.
Wright Mary R. June2,1862 Sept.23,1896   w/o Fred E.
Wright Jennie Nov.8,1890 Jan.20,1891   c/o F.E.and M.R.Wright
Wright Helen G. Apr.16,1886 Mar.9,1892   c/o F.E.and M.R.Wright
Mosher Eliza 1861 1908   (Daughter of Lewis Mosher and Caroline Dean)
Mosher Mark 1883 1963   (Son of Elilza Mosher)
Hanlon Katie N.       infant of David F.and Jennie Hanlon
Hanlon Myron       infant of David F.and Jennie Hanlon
Mosher Lewis M(?) July 24,1825 Oct.6,1892   Great Great grandfather of Joyce M. Tice
Mosher Caroline May 19,1829 July 11,1891   w/o Lewis Mosher (Real name: Caroline Dean - Great great grandmother of Joyce M. Tice
Cooper Ewin H. 1873 1950    
May Guy 1857 1953    
May Alice 1861 1933   mother
Burnham Mary A Mar.2,1819 Mar.18,1893    
May Lillie B.   June20,1890 7y11m20d d/o Guy and Alice May
Chamberlin James M. June22,1844 May 28,1918   GAR
Chamberlin Esther R. Feb.12,1849 Sept.1,1909   w/o James M.Chamberlin
Morley Dwight 1831 1925   Serg't Co K 141 NY Vol.
Rhodes Catherine E. 1848 1937   w/o Dwight Morley
Stevens Newton 1889 1951   WW1 1917-1918
Thompson Judd S Oct.1,1864 May2,1903    
Stevens Alexander Apr.5,1826 Aug.12,1897    
Stirton Julettia Apr.25,1831 Aug.11,1895   w/o Alex Stevens
Stevens John July 20,1855 Oct.29,1916    
Tobey Eva M. Aug.27,1857 Mar.12,1922    
Stevens Katie Lillian Mar.15,1887 Feb.2,1895   d/o John Stevens
Culp J.R. 1857 1931    
Culp Carrie A. 1866 1919    
Wigsten William J. 1873 1941    
Wigsten Martha 1875 1942    
Wigsten Harold   June6,1903 6y4m s/o William and Matta Wigsten
Evans J.H. June 26,1832 Sept.23,1908    
Evans Rozilla June 21,1838 June10,1904   w/o J.H.Evans
Lyman   1896 1896    
Strobridge Charles 1877 1963    
Kline Katherine 1878 1952    
Kline George 1862 1914   Murder Victim
Gates Luther   Oct.4,1894 85 yrs At Rest
Gates Abby A.       w/o Luther Gates
Scott James J. 1831 1892    
Scott Aurilla Reynolds 1833 1898   w/o James J.Scott
Tubbs Alta 1860 1941   w/o Andrew Tubbs
Tubbs Andrew 1862 1938    
Chamberlain Rachel 1848 1922    
Chamberlain Orville E. 1832 1916    
Evans Almedia 1873 1956    
Evans Daniel 1864 1935    
May Marhta G. 1863 1929    
Stirton Estella 1880 1977    
Stirton John C. 1869 1960   Lot # 127
Hanlon George Felix July28,1902 Oct.8,1981   Lot # 127
Hanlon Mary E.Stirton July 14,1902 Dec.22,1978    
Hanlon Stirton F. May16,1925 Jan.16,1926    
Burnham Nina L. 1892 1943   mother
Burnham Howard C. 1898 1977   father Lot #136
Gilley Walter H. 1889 1947   Lot # 137
Gilley Amy M. 1861 1937    
Gilley Clark 1854 1935    
Terwilleger Frank E. 1894 1964   Lot # 138
Terwilleger Nina B. 1897 1967    
Terwilleger Frank E.Jr. 1920 1941    
Chamberlain Doris G. 1909      
Chamberlain John R. 1906 1958   Lot #139
Lefler Elmo C. 1908 1952   Lot#141
Lefler Chester A  June26,1900 Nov.9,1918    
Lefler Mildred 1878 1967    
Lefler Charles 1872 1958    
Jelliff Chester F. Oct.18,1918 May10,1991   married Oct.27,1939 Together forever
Jelliff Ruth D. Oct.14,1917     w/o Chester Jelliff,Lot # 142
Jelliff Clinton W. 1893 1975   Lot # 142
Jelliff Edith R. 1894 1965    
Bence Pastor James E. 1916     Lot #143
Bence Florence L. 1916      
Bence James L. 1943 1951    
Bence Frederick   1947   baby
Woodard Harold C. 1911 1985   Lot # 119
Woodard Mary R. 1912     w/o Harold
Randolph Ricky G. 1957 1975    
Patchadalo Frank J. 1921      
Patchadalo Renee' 1923 1996    
White John C. Dec.21,1945     brothers,front of stone
White Donald E. Oct.19,1943 Oct.1,1998   brothers
White Marilyna Oct.10,1938     sister,back of stone
White Joanne E. July 15,1947     sister
McLain Philip E. Aug.18,1943     Precious Memories Jeremiah 29:11
McLain Nancy L. Nov.25,1959 July 22,1994    
McMann John Strafford 1927 1990   Plac on back,John S Mcmann,S2 US Navy WW11 Dec.24,1927-Aug.15,1990
Farr Jacqueline 1931     Our Children,Faith Pamela,John Henry,Rebecca Marie,James Leonard
Smith Diane M. May 31,1958      
Smith Barry R. Oct.26,1963 Sept.8,1988   married Aug.28,1982
Barrett Lucille R. 1916 1988    
Ward Mary Ellen 1945      
Walker Carrie Almedia Aug.7,1922     nee Sturdevant
Guiles Elsie 1907 1995   w/o Stuart Guiles
Guiles Stuart A. 1906 1985    
Warren Rita A. Dec.13,1928 Oct.9,1987   w/o Edward Warren,married Feb.7,1946
Warren Edward E. June27,1914 Feb.24,1989   Back of stone,Edward E.Warren,PFC US Army WW11
Crouthers Russell G. July !,1905 Oct.28,1988   PFC US Army WW11
Young Elmer R. June9,1918     married Aug.21,1940 our daughters,Elaine F.,1942,Janice A.,1945,Marilyn A.,1949,Linda K.1958
Young Cleora B. Dec.21,1920     wf of Elmer R.Young
Hakes Angelina Aug.4,1921 Sept.3,1988    
Webb Jack W. Feb.28,1932 Nov.17,1988   Cpl.US Army Korea
Lattimer Wendy S. July 28,1868 Feb.3,1986   Back of stone,Once I loved you Sometimes I miss you Always I'll care for you Never will I forget you by Wendy
Beauman Michael A. 1965 1990   Back of stone,My boys,Carey Michael,Corbin Mitchel
Beauman Ruth M.Ross May29,1936 Sept.7,1982   w/o Kenneth Beauman,married Apr.20,1957
Beauman Kennth Arthur July10,1935     on back of stone,Our children,1958,Nancy Marie,1959,Thomas Arthur,1961,Dorothy Marie,1965,Michael Andrew
Gumton Marie E. 1901 1978   w/o Ernest R.Gumton,Sr.
Gumton Ernest R.Sr. 1896 1981   Husband 
Mitchell Robert W.Sr. July21,1904 July4,1981    
Mitchell Rachel Jan.15,1900 Dec.9,1991   w/o Robert W.Mitchell
Freeman John Henry June13,1923 Oct.12,1981   With this ring-Nov.18,1944
Freeman Betty June June28,1926     w/o John Freeman Children,1946,Charlotte June,1948,Eugene Henry,1953,John Harold,1955,Mark Allen.
Freeman John Henry June 13,1923Oct.12,1981 Oct.12,1981   SC3 US Navy WW11
Wood  Bertha A. 1872 1935    
Wood Herman E. 1868 1939    
Wood Alice A.   June 5,1890 21y3m7d w/o H.E.Wood
Andrus   Jun.10,188? July 31,188?   infant son of James and Sarah Andrus
Peterson         infant dau.of G.A.and Jessie C.Peterson
Arnold Aaron J. 1874 1932   Odd Fellows
Walker Charles W. Apr.11,1831 Oct.23,1903    
Walker Harriet D. Nov.7,1845 Sept.5,1885   w/o Charles W.Walker
Baldwin John 1821 1898    
Baldwin Samuel 1814 1887    
Marcellus Aaron    Sept.8,1872 77y7m11d marker,ACM
Marcellus Aaron Jan.21,1795 Sept.8,1872   Father and Mother
Gillette Arthusa Oct.23,1794 July 5,1879   w/o A.Marcellus
Evens Mary   Oct.30,1840 15y1m5d d/o William and Darithy Evens
Evens Darithy   Dec.18,1857 69y2m10d w/o William Evens
Evens Wm.   July 1,1861 75y7m  
Andrus Jerusha M.   Mar.16,1861 25y2d w/o L.P.Andrus,stone laying face down against Burnham stone
Graves Abner   Nov.9,1856 63y  
Graves Charit   Jun.7,1884 83y  
Brigham Martin E. Feb.8,1851 Nov.10,1868   same stone as A Graves
Miller Flora Apr.27,1854 Feb.21,1885   w/o JH Miller
Miller Lorin G Nov.9,1881 Feb.21,1885   s/o JH and FJ Miller
Miller James H. Feb.6,1850 Apr.5,1919    
Burnham Willis O 1862 1947    
Burnham Orrin 1824 1910   Father
Burnham Fannie J. 1829 1913   Mother
Graves Mariam A. 1864 1901   Mother
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Published On Tri-Counties Site On 7/31/99
By Joyce M. Tice