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Prospect Cemetery, Mansfield Borough,  Tioga County, PA
Earlier called Hope Cemetery 
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Prospect Cemetery Obituary pages

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Cemetery Prospect Cemetery, earlier called Hope Cemetery
Read By Linda Reese, assisted by Joyce M. Tice
Typed By: Pat Smith Raymond
Date Read:   2005-2006
Location:  Mansfield Borough, Tioga County, PA. North Main Street
Additonal information, including own surnames of married women, added by Joyce M. Tice - Sullivan-Rutland Genealogy Project.
SRGP IDs in last column are reference numbers for Sullivan-Rutland Genealogy Project, an area population study
Prospect Cemetery Main Page with Table of Contents
Section A Page Four
Last Name First Name Date of Birth Date of Death AGE Inscription/RELATIONSHIP/COMMENTS Birth Surname SRGP ID Obit MHS
Crane Mary A.   Dec.1.1861   w/o F. L. ???  93254 
Benjamin Sophia D. Feb.29.1820 Apr.25.1885   Born.Pike Co. Died Rochester, NY [s/b Pike township, Bradford County] Drinkwalter 74901 Y
Benjamin Olin D.   Feb.16.1860 5y2m10d s/o D. S. & Sophia   79914
Mathews Cleveland A.   Feb.9.1869 13y9m26d s/o Joseph & Eliza J.   93256 
Mathews ??? Oct.10.1880 Dec.3.1889   s/o J. E. & Ada    
Perry Freelove A.   Dec.9.1884 49y8m1d     67163 Y
Perry Laura   Oct.17.1873 66y4m29d w/o Freelove - On same marker Gaylord 04057 Y
Perry Marvin   Feb.25.1862 61y4m9d On marker w/Freelove & Laura   04058
Perry A. M. Jul.15.1846 Mar.3.1895       67164 Y
Perry Jennie   Nov.10.1877 25y4m20d w/o A. M. Davey 67165 Y
Perry Carrie Pratt 1854 1932     Pratt 76530 Y
Putnam Leon 1880 1881        
Putnam Luce A. 1879 1893        
Faulkner Daniel 1822 1880       06455 Y
          Wife Sarah Wood should also be here - died 1908    
Allen Reuben Z. 1860 1865       83298  Y
Allen Lucena Stevens 1837 1924   "Mother"   83282 Y
Allen Zimri 1827 1908   "Father"   83281  Y
Burton Daniel 1833 1876       7481 Y
Burton Eliza  1837 1916   w/o Daniel - On same marker Sweet 50439 Y
Sweet Benjamin 1818 1889   On marker w/Daniel Burton   57163
Sweet Susana     71 yr On marker w/Daniel Burton - born 1808 ??? 57164
Sweet Alda R. Dec.12.1852 Feb.6.1897   On marker w/Daniel Burton   57188 Y
Delong Harriet     78y2m w/o Amos (Middle of stone gone)[born ca 1807, d ca 1885] ???  35756 
Rowland Gertie    Nov.20.1879   d/o W. A. & Mary   85645  Y
Powers Jane A. Apr.8.1816 Aug.23.1889   w/o William Vedder  85770  Y
Powers William Aug.20.1812 Sep.13.1888       85769 
Powers David J.   Mar.11.1857 2y1m5d s/o William & Jane   85771 
Kniffen Amy M. 1801 1877      ??? 86420  Y
Fairman F. F.   Dec.24.1882 73 yr     5393
Fairman Angeline   Sep.6.1877 61y10m22d w/o F. F. - On same marker McConnell 5392 Y
Fairman Eliza   Feb.25.1859 22y6m27d On marker w/F. F. & Angeline   5394
Fairman Diademy L.   Jan.29.1860 3y2m16d On marker w/F. F. & Angeline   5402
Fairman Hannah    Mar.26.1846 1y9m10d d/o F. F. & A. -On marker w/F.F. & Angeline   5396
Fairman F. F. Jr.   Sep.22.1864 24y6m10d Co B. 101 Pa. Vol. Died Charleston, S.C. -On marker w/F.F. & Angeline [died in Andersonville Prison]   5395
Fairman J.    Aug.9.1858 20y2m18d On marker w/F. F. & Angeline   5403
Hart Harry E. 1895 1947       36991 Y
Shaw Byron   Feb.6.1869 5y5m2d s/o A.J. & Elizabeth   66415
Shaw Andrew J.   Apr.2.1878 53yr     08271 Y
Shaw Minerva   Aug.27.1860 29y10m10d w/o Andrew J. - On same marker Love 38330
Shaw John F.   Apr.14.1860 3y4m s/o A.J. M. Shaw   82010
Love Jere       Co A 6th Pa Res. [d. 7 May 1868]   86520 
Whipple Hattie S.   Feb.10.1864 21 yr "Our Sister"   86525 Y
Sweet David J.   Jun.11.1880 3y8m1d s/o D. D. & Mary   85772 
Starkweather N. J.       Co A 187th Pa Inf. [died 14 March 1869]   85759 
Moore Miller C. 1828 1911   Co. I 6th Pa Vol.   85775  PDC
Moore Nancy M. 1829 1910     Case 85776 
Moore Lucy J.       d/o ?? & ??? Moore    
Moody Leone 1878 1880       86524 
Moody Dr. B.M. 1841 1914   Co F 8th N.Y. H. Art.   85777  Y
Moody Adelia Lyon 1849 1934     Lyon  85778 Y
Atwood Sarah Jane 1920 1999       86523 
Miles Rachel M.   Jul.30.1869 65y3m2d w/o Ebenezer ???  85781 
Miles Ebenezer   Oct.27.1869 69y11m8d     85780 
Cruttenden Sarah 1846 1917     Graves 51480
Cruttenden Thomas 1843     [died 1926]    51509 Y
Gaylord Sanford 1836 1888       82462  Y
Gaylord Lt. G. G.       Co B 101st Pa Inf.    
Gustin J.    Jan.13.1848 2m10d      
Griffiths Arthur W. 1900 1971       85783 
Griffiths Helen W. 1900 1986   On marker w/Arthur W.   85784  Y
Griffiths Rev. David J. 1887 1970       79936 Y
Griffiths Alta W. 1894 1972   On marker w/Rev. David Wheeler 79937 Y
Griffiths Morgan T. 1893 1955       86561 
Murphy Frank M. 1922 1981       83414  Y
Murphy Bronwen G. 1922 2004   On marker w/Frank M. Griffiths  79970  Y 1940
Bly Charles G.   1864 7y9m4d s/o David   85785  Y
Shaw Ella 1851 1929       76543
Shaw Helen  1844 1865   On marker w/Ella   16301
Shaw Thomas C.   Mar.20.1866 9y4m1d s/o R. C. & Mary   16300
Shaw Rodney C. 1803 1866       7672
Shaw Mary A. 1809 1896     Seeley 9564 Y
Shaw Mary H. 1844 1865       16301
Shaw Orin 1842 1922       16299
Dorsett Philetus 1820 1906       65692 Y
Dorsett Sophronia A. 1824 1902   On marker w/Philetus Phelps 65699 Y
Holden Harry L.   Dec.8.1880 6 yr s/o C. A. & Alice   75885
Holden Rena A.   Feb.6.1885 2y5m d/o C. A. & Alice - On marker w/Harry L.   75886
Holden Ella M.   Nov.26.1880 1y  d/o C. A. & Alice - On marker w/Harry L.   82187
Cook Laura   Aug.21.1860 12y8m22d d/o M. S. & M. A.   85791 
Cook Mrs. Mary A. Sep.29.1819 Oct.5.1897   d/o Oliver H. & Mary A. Phelps Phelps  85788  Y
Clark P. M. Jun.13.1805 May.23.1881       35976 Y
Clark Polly Jul.7.1808 May.7.1850   w/o P. M. - On same marker Mary Budd 60911
Phelps ???   Oct.3.1863 22y6m21d      
Phelps Oliver H.   Sep.10.1863 77y4m11d     85787 
Phelps Mary A.   Apr.18.1886 87y4m17d w/o Oliver H.   85789 
Phelps Lauraett   Jun.22.1844 9m28d d/o C. H. & Mary L.   85800 
Phelps Mary L.   Mar.30.1862 38y6m w/o C. H.   85799 
Phelps C. H.   Mar.6.1871 44y1m3d     85794 
Gaylord W. R.       Co B. 101st Regt. Pa Vol. (IMG_3401.jpg)   90972 
          Base only    
Gaylord A. G.   Jun.10.1825 21 m. (IMG_3402.jpg)    
Welch Alice M.   Jan.21.1874 22y5m d/o E. H. & S. E. (IMG-3403.jpg)    
Page Clarissa J.   Dec.18.1847 21y5m26d w/o R. L. Doud 38469 Y
Page Chloe   Jun.10.1851 65y5m w/o Rufus ??? 38479
Bailey Benjamin 1816 1876       21564 Y
Bailey Clarissa  1818 1854   On marker w/Benjamin Johnson 31009
Putnam C. V. 1813 1890       85801 
Putnam Cinderella Apr.22.1814 Jun.16.1857   On marker w/C. V. [Check stone - still included on 1860 census] ???  85802 
Putnam Joseph ???.24.1850 18y?m21d s/o Cornelius & Cinderella
[Should be 13 y per 1850 census]
McConn Matilda J.       w/o E. C. McConn    
Butler Ella May   May.2.1871 3y11m     87047 
Butler Anna M.   Sep.20.1874 9y3m15d On marker w/Ella May   87044  Y
Butler Flora Etta   Sep.17.1874 5y5d On marker w/Ella May   87048  Y
Butler Emma Delia   Oct.3.1874 2y9m On marker w/Ella May   87050  Y
Locher Louis H. Jun.11.1877 ???   s/o L.W. & Ella C. (Cement covering some dates)   85834 Y
Locher Mabel M. Aug.27.1875 ???1876?   d/o L. W. & Ella C. (Cement covering some dates)   85832  Y
Lamb Susan  1800 1893     Adams  85828 
Lamb Loren 1798 1898       85809 
Lamb Sophia 1836         85812 
Lamb Philemia 1822 1894       85811 
Lamb Ophelia 1812 1832        
Ide William A. 1859 1939       75904
Ide Georgiana I. 1847 1924       90989  PDC
Ide William H. 1814 1871       82084
Ide Dolly 1813 1880     Kimball  75788 Y
Ide Ida May   Nov.19.1867 7m4d d/o Anna D. Ide    
Clark Seth Jun.18.1836 May.21.1881       52586 Y
Clark Glenn Mar.9.1863 Nov.28.1865   On marker w/Seth   80083
Clark Harry May.23.1875 Aug.11.1875   On marker w/Seth   80084
Johnson Electa Clark Jul.19.1840 Feb.2.1904   On marker w/Seth Ketchum 66087
Phelps John M.   Oct.13.1883 53y2m22d     85796  Y
Bailey Burr R. Feb.13.1843 Jul.5.1902       31051 Y
Bailey Della   Sep.29.1880 29y6m15d w/o Burr - On same marker Cook 31049 Y
Bailey Mary E. Oct.30.1871 May.27.1909   On marker w/Burr & Della Holden ? 31050
Cochran S. B. Jul.14.1813 Apr.2.1895       63289
Cochran Mahetabel       On marker w/S. B. - Stone unreadable   77097
Harmon Galord   Sep.21.1849 61y7m20d      
Headstones Provided for Deceased Union Civil War Veterans, 1879-1903
Love, Jere[miah], Co. A [H], 6th PA Regt. - d. 7 May 1868
Starkweather, Nelson J. [SRGP 85759], Co. A, 187th PA Inf. - d. 14 March 1869
Tip From Joyce November 2007 : To search all of Prospect Cemetery, use the Cemeteries Tioga County partition of the PICO partitioned search engine. You'll find that at the BOTTOM of the Current What's New Page. Just type Prospect and the surname you are looking for, and it will show you which pages of this listing on which that name is found. Be sure to choose the Find ALL Words option. The Prospect Cemetery listing is presented  in order by tombstone so that we do not lose the information about who is buried next to whom. That can give you important clues. But if you are in a hurry take the search engine shortcut. Don't forget the limitations that a search engine has in alternate spellings. 

Published on Tri-Counties Site on 8/2/2007
By Joyce M. Tice
Edited 17 MAY 2014