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Isabelle

This is the story of Isabelle, a dear family friend. She was an ordinary woman but her life was far from typical. Her story began in Texas where she was born July 2, 1905 to James Pearce and Callie … more

Isabelle

This is the story of Isabelle, a dear family friend who was an ordinary woman but whose life was far from typical.  Her story began in Texas where she was born July 2, 1905 to James Pearce … more

Delaware County Hanging

The year was 1819, a hot summer day in August and a man had just been hung for the heinous crime of killing his wife. The man was Nathan Foster and his wife, Eleanor, had died  of arsenic … more

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Bessie was busy gathering all of her family’s possessions and preparing her young daughter and four older boys, including her seven-year-old son Patrick, for their journey. She packed all the … more

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This past October we had the pleasure of attending a presentation at the Delaware County Historical Association near Delhi entitled “Saving the Legacy of Grant Rogers.” This event was … more

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As a result of genealogical research, I realized Elizabeth, New Jersey is closely tied to the history of Walton and the Ogden family. I had always wanted to explore that branch of my family tree … more

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A few years ago we were headed to Walton. In Trout Creek, Tina took a right and said she wanted to show me a special gravestone. We stopped at Reifinberg Cemetery. We wandered about looking at stones … more

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Fifty years ago I was with my dad fishing from a boat on the Unadilla River between Mt. Upton and Rockdale, downstream around the bend from Rock Inn/Grecian Bend Motel and above the now-removed … more

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Services for the DeLancey, Hamden and West Delhi churches during the month of September will be held in DeLancey Church at 11 a.m. After she spent a week in Albany hospital we’re glad to have … more

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In looking over the history for the town of Colchester, Delaware County, I found information on a small, abandoned cemetery containing early graves. This always piques our interest, especially if … more

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Roaming through a cemetery you may look at a gravestone and wonder - what is it made of? When the immigrants settled in a new area they sought out what was at hand to satisfy their stonework … more

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Delaware County is one of our favorite destinations. We love its stonewalls, old barns and wellbuilt bridgeways, the beautiful hills and rural dirt roads. It is reminiscent of Chenango County 50 … more

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As a result of genealogical research, I realized Elizabeth, New Jersey is closely tied to the history of Walton and the Ogden family. I had always wanted to explore that branch of my family tree … more

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We had cabin fever one cold weekend day in February so decided to take a ride from our home near Guilford over to Delaware County. A new friend had told us of a large stone pile not far off the … more

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You have probably driven through Sidney Center, or taken the turn and gone past Highland Cemetery not far from town. Who knows where the Old Pioneer Cemetery is? Across the road from Highland … more

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We are Tina and Dale Utter. We are members of the Association for Gravestone Studies and we are passionate about cemeteries. We restore neglected and overgrown cemeteries, reset downed stones and … more
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