RIPLEY CEMETERIES

RIPLEY, NY

Town of Ripley, Chautauqua County, New York

LT. CAMPBELL ALEXANDER BURIAL SITE

at the winery on old US 20 at Forsyth.

Tomb table, no longer ledgible.

He was an officer of War of 1812 - died of a fever - buried on family
land.

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Town of Ripley, Chautauqua County, New York

JONATHAN BATES BURIAL SITE

South side of Irish Street - one stone - near an over grown cellar

INSCRIPTION:  Jonathan Bates  died January 20, 1840  aged 67yrs  8mos
5days.

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Town of Ripley, Chautauqua County, New York

GOODRICH FAMILY CEMETERY

North side of Main Street, between Hamilton and Barnes Roads, Ripley.

No longer in existence - Cemetery INC. 1849, graves moved 1885 to Quincy
Cemetery.
 

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Town of Ripley, Chautauqua County, New York

COLTON CORNERS BURIAL GROUND

Colton Road ar Miller Road.

No longer in existence

Old tales only.  Ledgend says that the bodies were moved to Fluvanna.
No documented
evidence.

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Town of Ripley, Chautauqua County, New York

CULVER BURIAL GROUND

Welch Hill Road

No longer in existence.

Remnants of stones found in 1988, nothing legible

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Town of Ripley, Chautauqua County, New York

INDIAN BURIAL GROUND

North of NY 5 near the lake, west of Brockway Road.

of historical interest only.  The Indian (Eries) Burial Ground was
excavated 1905 by New York State Museum and is well
documented.



SOURCE: Compiled by Donna Mills, 1999