Boone Street & 172d Street Cemetery, Bronx, New York City

A New York Cemetery

[Contributed to Genealogy.]

The following inscriptions are in an old cemetery at Boone street and 172d street, Bronx, New York city:

Webb Jennings, died November 211857, aged 70 years, 9 months, 12 days.

Mary L., daughter of Webb and Hannah Jennings, died September 5, 1858aged 24 years and 9 days.

Caroline, daughter of Webb and Hannah Jennings, died July 24, 1859, aged 22 years, 3 months and 19 days.

Mary M. Butler, wife of Thomas Butler, died October 6, 1852, in the 78th year of her age.

T. B.

Thomas Butler, died December 11, 1845, aged 85 years.

James Mapes, died June 3, 1852, aged 39 years, 7 months, 29 days.

Charlotte Sophia,\vife of Daniel Desmond, died October 21, 1864, aged 42 years, 2 months, 15 days.

William Corsa, died February 101843, aged 50 years, 1 month, 3 days.

Ann Corsa, died March 13, 1858, aged 65 years, 3 months, 16 days.

Albert, son of Andrew and Albertenia Liechte, died January 13, 1863, aged 8 years, 11 months, 23 days.

Josephine, daughter of George and Jennet Houston, died August 4, 1848 aged 9 years, 1 month, 16 days.

Mary E. Gardener, daughter of George and Emma Gardener, born September 4, 1858, died January 10, 1860.
(Same stone)
George Gardener, born June 21, 1835, died June 12. 1860.

Timothy C. Kelly, died April 28, 1853aged 62 years.

William C. Kelly, died June 9, 1851aged 33 years, 3 months, 22 days.

Leonard K. Wilson, died April 111856, aged 26 years, 10 months, 6 days.

Hetty E., wife of Thomas Ward (broken off).

C. B. ( ?) A.

James Austin, died March 17, 1852aged 62 years, 4 months, 20 days.

James Austin, died March 25, 1858aged 70 years, 6 months.

Lavinus Austin, died February 3, 1866aged 53 years, 6 months, 9 days.

Mary Kellett, wife of Samuel Kellettdied April 5, 1852, aged 50 years, 6 months, 13 days.
(Same stone)
Henry M. Kellett, only son (illegible), died June 2, 1852, aged (illegible) 1 month, 4 days.

Abijah Rogers, died April 5, 1847aged 76 years.

Charles Everd, died October 28, 1854aged 2 years, 9 days.
(Same stone)
Frances Adelaide, died August 20, 1852, aged 1 year, 1 month.
Children of William A. and Hester Ann Mitchell.

Elizabeth, wife of James Cortelyoudied February 14, 1866, aged 74 years, 1 month, 20 days.

Thomas Edwards, died August 181807, in the 40th year of his age.

SOURCE: Vol, II, No 19, December 1912 Genealogy: a journal of American ancestry