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A Farm Cemetery and Craig Cemetery, Westfield Township, Tioga County, Pennsylvania
Joyce's Search Tip - December 2007 -
Do You Know that you can search just the 600 pages of Tioga County Cemetery Records on the site by using the Cemeteries -Tioga 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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1. A Farm Cemetery on Plank Farm - This lone stone, located at foot of KING Hill off Rte. 249, about 500 feet north of barn located on Harold PLANK farm.
Copied by Mr. Earl Cooper, Rt. 1, Box 91, Middlebury Center, Pa. 16935. 1970s or 1980s

Surname First Name Birthdate Deathdate Age Inscription Notes
PERSING G. W. Co. L 2nd Pa. Cav. Government marker, no dates
11 SEP 2007 - confirmed this stone is still there, with a flag and everything.  Nothing has changed. LCR

2.CRAIG CEMETERY, Westfield Township, Tioga County, Pa.
Lost Cowanesque Cemetery or Cowanwesque Cemetery
Located just south of Route 49, opposite Cowanesque Valley High School.
Gravestones read September 7, 1980, by James C. Streeter.

MARIA Daughter of John & Hannah  J. CRAIG. Died May 22 1849 Aged 1 year & 16 d.

ALMINA Daughter of John & Hannah J. CRAIG DIED Sept. 17, 1851 Age 1 Y'r  4 M.

ELEANOR DIED Sept. 21, 1851 Age 10 Y'rs  11 M. & 18 D's.

EDWARD DIED Sept. 21, 1851 Age 7 Y'rs  3 Mo. & 18 D's. Children of John & Hannah J. CRAIG

ELLA ADELIA dau of Shelden & Sarah A. OCORR DIED June 11, 1857 Aged 4 y'rs & 3 m's

MARY E. Dau of Rev. W'm M. & Sarah L. Haskell Died Sept. 12, 1863 Age 1 ye. 1 mo. 19 d's.

DANIEL HUNT.DIED Dec. 14, 1863 Age 67 yrs. 5 Mo. & 2_ [?] D's
Dear Father thou has left us
And thy loss we deeply feel,
But as God hath bereft us,
He can all our sorrows heal.

Footstones: M. C.; E. C.; E. C.; e. a. o.; D. H.

There are several bare sandstone markers.

Notes fromo Dave Darby 2007 - Lost Cowanesque Cemetery / 41.91660 -77.56910 Between SR 49 and Cowanesque River
AKA Cemetery (D)   Near Cowanesque School. Road Bulldozers Covered With Gravel and a Sawmill Building Built onTop or to side

Published on Tri-Counties 05 MAR 1999
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