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These tombstone photos have been generously donated by Connie Cotterill Schumaker, 5 May, 2003
This Cemetery is located outside of Dexter about one mile in Section 5 of Salem Township. Take Bowles Road (C-4) going northwest out of Dexter and if you pass Halliday Rd., turn around, go back towards Dexter and turn left on the first dirt/gravel road (less tahn a quarter of a mile) going up a hill. The setting for this cemetery is on top of a hill and not easily seen from the road. There is a road of somewhat and I had no problem driving up. However, it was a hot dry day. Depending on the weather and the condition of the road at the time, you might need forwheel drive. The cemetery is well cared for and had been recently mowed and trimmed when I was there. All the veterans had flags and the cemetery had wild white daisies growing within the cemetery. It looked very peacefull and nice. This is not a large cemetery and three tombstones had fallen over, two are very large momuments. Hopefully, these will be taken care of by the township in the near future. The earliest burial in this cemetery according to the tombstones standing is Rev. John Hugg 1871, and the most recent being Caryl Tyler in 1998 as of June 2001. Connie Cotterill Schumaker © 2001-2003
John, died Sept. 6, 1871, aged 56y 1m 17d
wife of John Hugg, born Mar. 8, 1817, died Aug. 20, 1897|
Bell, born 1906, 18 month old daughter of Elza & Dora Carpenter
Close up view
This is a hand made memorial, it's a metal plate with the above inscription stamped into it and it's attached to a section of concrete
that has been poured into the ground.|
1845 - 1919 [death certificate gives birth Apr. 14, 1845 Oh., death May 13, 1919 Salem Twp., Meigs Co.,O. Son of John Hugg of O. mother unknown.
Hugg, Melissa, 1849 - 1926 [death certificate gives birth Dec. 17, 1849, Oh. death Jan. 17, 1926, Salem Twp., Meigs Co.,Oh. Daughter of William & Emmarellus (Braley) Wiseman both of Ohio
Jonathan L., 1837 - 1909 Co. C, 18th Reg OVI [death certificate information gives his date of birth as Aug. 10, 1837 Ohio and death Jan. 17, 1909
Dexter, Ohio. Son of Pierce of Ohio & Betsy (Larabee) Snow of PA|
Snow, Rosetta, 1849 - 1925 [death certificate information gives her date of birth as May 12, 1848 Ohio and death April 1, 1925 in Columbia Twp., Meigs Co. Ohio. Dau. of Barrak & Eliza (Entsminger) Chase both of Ohio.
G., 1845 - 1921, Co. K, 70th OV Cav. [Death certificate gives birth Nov. 16, 1845, VA, death June 11, 1921, Salem Twp., Meigs Co., O. He is the husband of Mary M. Folden.
Son of Washington Folden & Elizabeth (Taylor) Folden, both of VA.]|
Died Aug. 30, 1885, aged 29y 11m 8d, wife of J.H.Dunbar |
|Glaze, Claude H.,
1909 - 1938 |
1870 - 1929 [wife of James E. Cameron]|
W., 1830 - 1897 This is one of the stones that has toppled, as of June 2001
E., 1876 - 1947; Ruth A., 1873 - 1952 |
|Carpenter, J. C.,
Co. C, 30 th Ohio Inf. [This is Josephus C. Carpenter, date of death was Feb. 10, 1907. Josephus was the husband of Angeline Morrison
and Phoebe Daily. He was my gg grandfather.]|
|Gray, Edward M.,
1840 - 1925; Samaria, 1851 - 1935; Lucretia, 1872 - 1873; Harley E., 1885 - 1886
|Oty, William H.
, 18144 - 1909 [death certificate gives his birth as Oct. 22, 1844 Salem Twp., Meigs Co., Ohio and his death, Sept. 10, 1909 in Salisbury Twp.,
Meigs Co., Ohio. Son of Solomon Oty, mother unknown]|
Oty, Sarah E., 1845 - 1910 [death certificate information gives birth as Aug. 1, 1855 and her death Sept. 3, 1910 Salisbury Twp., Meigs Co., Ohio. Dau. of John Romine, mother unknown.]
1869 - 1941|
1871 - 1964, dau. of Wm. G. Folden & Mary Farley|
A., died Oct. 2, 1886, aged 10y 3m 23d, dau. of D. & L. Longstreth|
A., died Sept. 30, 1886, aged 1y 5m 15d, son of D. & L. Longstreth
Edward, May 31, 1913, son of J. & S.|
1877 - 1950; Sarah L., 1886 - 1938|
1851 - 1928 [death certificate information gives his age as 77 years, his death May 16, 1928 in Salem Twp., Meigs Co., O. Son of Ira Pearsall
of Ohio. Mother is listed as unknown, Freeman married Mary Saxton Nov. 11, 1871. Source: Meigs Co. Marriages.][photo not available]|
1854 - 1926|
D., Sept. 5, 1875 - Oct. 22, 1960|
B., 1886 - 1963; Etta V., 1892 - 1969|
W., Jan. 16, 1917 - Jan. 15, 1998|
E., Oct. 23, 1870 - May 26, 1891, dau. of W.D. & Marilla Stebbins
close up [There is also an
engraving for Nettie's mother, Marilla Stebbins, Oct. 20, 1833 - Dec. 28, 1903, wife of Wm. D. Stebbins, photo not available]|
C., 1845 - 1917 [deathcertificate information gives his date of birth, June 26, 1845 Ohio, and death Aug. 20, 1817 in Salem Twp., Meigs Co., Ohio.
Son of John & Lydia (DeWolf) Smith, both of Ohio|
Smith, Virginia C., 1854 - 1933 [The tombstone for Marcellus & Virginia Smith has fallen over as of June 2001.] Overview
|This completes the readings of Hugg Cemetery, as of June 2001|
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