It looks like the missing letters could be "n and d".
Do you think this is correct and do you know where this specific location is in Walton? Does anyone know if there were any funeral homes in Walton in the 1830-1840's?
While hiking along the river I came across an old tombstone a very beautiful one for a little girl name Lou Lou May Scott.
The dates and writing are readable and its dated from the 1880's.
I grew up in the township of Franklin, NY and restored the South Franklin School#19, on East Handsome Brook Road which was built in 1856.
I am a member of the Country School Association of America, and I’ve been asked to try to get information on a schoolhouse that would have been on Pumpkin Hollow Road in Davenport.
My Father also told me, that he was born in Beerston.
My paternal grandmother, Flora Robinson taught there for one year prior to her marriage to Lyndon Page. --Linda Page Moffitt - posted 14 October 2017 FARRINGTON'S REGIMENT: I am seeking information about "Farrington’s Regiment".The Victory Corps is the New York State youth organization incorporation in the National Victory Farm volunteers of the U. Employment Service cooperate in recruitment, and will place the boys on the farms." Source: the New York State archives They Also Served: New Yorkers on the Home Front A Guide to Records of the New York State War Council Introduction pg 8 "Before the bombing of Pearl Harbor, New York began mobilizing for the impending war. Lehman, a banker with international connections, anticipated the conflict and readied the Union's most populous state for the demands of war.S, Crop Corps, and is sponsored by the State Farm Manpower Service and the State Education Department. The New York State War Council..." pg 15 - "This mobilization of labor helped to bring New York State food production during the years 1942 to 1945 to a level higher than pre-war average." "Due to the lack of federal and State funds, the Farm Manpower Service was discontinued in 1946.Who were they and where might their records be now? --Kitti Michalowicz - posted 06-2017 LOOKING FOR PHOTO OF SWIMMING HOLE My sister Jean Fox Neil and I were talking about places where Deposit kids went swimming in the summer before the Marshman Pool was constructed behind the high school in the ‘50s. --Deana Pereira - posted 04-2016 LOOKING FOR OLD ARTICLE IN BLOOMVILLE MIRROR The editor of the Bloomville Mirror, wrote a series of pamphlets or stories about the activities of the 144th Delaware County Regiment during the Civil War.If there was no establishment for this purpose, who prepared the bodies for burial. I think Red Cross swimming lessons started when kids were bussed to Columbia Lake. I know it was here before the telegraph came in..located next to the train tracks at the intersection of 28 and 38..crossroads. Does anyone know if the originals or copies of this, “The Soldier Boy”, exist?It is my understanding that the hotel burned down in the 50's or 60's. I think this took place around the Downsville area. Denis Young - posted 01-2014 TB SOLARIUM IN MARGARETVILLE, NY I am looking for information on TB Solarium(s) in Margaretville, NY around 1930-1934.Any further information would be greatly appreciated. Are there any existing records regarding patients who resided there in those years.My siblings and I remember teen-aged boys from New York City coming to live and work, during the summer months, on farms.While we are uncertain of date this program (federal?"A campaign to recruit and introduce 4,000 metropolitan New York boys 14 to 17 years old for season work on Empire State farms, has been launched in New York City W.Jack Weaver, state supervisor of the Farm Cadet Victory Corps announces.