gay cemetery

GAY CEMETERY
Farmington, Maine


Take State Route 4 North from Farmington to Junction of State Route 4 and 149. Take State Route 149 North about 1/2 mile to Cemetery on the left. Cemetery is clean and in Good Condition.


Dates after 1981 taken from Franklin Journal
Information in ( ) with -ed are added by us, the editors
(flag) denotes a military affiliation
This record is set up alphabetically by Surname,
not by row or lot as the stones appear in the cemetery.

Copied July 1981 by George & Janet Thompson


ALLEN		
  George E.  1872 - 1934

ARCHER		
  Lewis W., Sr.  1899 - 1970
  Dora Brock  his wife  1898 -

BAILEY		
  Moses B.
  Mary E.  his wife  d. 06-21-1907 age 73y
  	--------
  Thomas  d. 08-17-1876 age 75y
  Lucy  his wife  d. 06-28-1883 age 80y

BANGS		
  Allen  d. 09-06-1886 age 76y 6m
  Betsey E.  his wife  d. 09-28-1850 age 42y
  Their children:
  Luman J.  d. 06-24-1873 age 35y 11m
  Charles S.  d. 07-01-1853 ag 19y
  Martha  d. 03-18-1856 age 13y 2m
  Edwin  08-04-1850 - 09-24-1890

BANGS		
  Edmund  d. 04-02-1887 age 83y 2m	(flag)
  Civil War Vet.
  Betsey H.  his wife  d. 10-18-1892 age 75y 1m
  Abbie dau. of Edmund & Abigail Bangs  1833 - 1851

BANGS		
  Isabel  wife of Richard Bangs
  d. 09-21-1872 age 63y

BANGS
  Nathan  d. 04-14-1836 age 64y
  Sarah  his wife  d. 09-05-1831 age 53y

BILLINGS	
  Fred G.  1881 - 1913			(flag)

BILLINGS	
  Joseph W.  03-07-1838 - 03-31-1909
  Della A.  his wife  11-06-1843  - 05-01-1924
  Their children:
  L'orient P .[dau.]  d. 11-30-1879 age 9y 25d
  L'orient O. [dau.]  d. 03-08-1870 age 2y 6d
  Kendall S.  d. 11-24-1879 age 4y 2m
  Carrie Leone  d. 11-28-1879 age 2y 2m 17d

BILLINGS	
  Linnie R.  see Linnie Washburn lot

BRADLEY		
  Bernard C.  1902 - 1950
  Verna E.  his wife  1898 - 1971
	
BRADLEY		
  David  03-24-1877 - 08-18-1922

BRADLEY		
  Ethel May  06-18-1905 - 12-18-1905
  dau. of David & Bessie Bradley

BROCK		
  Dora  see Lewis W. Archer lot

BROWN		
  Joseph L.  d. 09-02-1895 age 64y 9m	(flag)
  Mary G. Hilton  his wife  d. 04-24-1917 
  age 83y 8m
  Their children:
  Edwin A.  d. 08-31-1869 age 4y 10m
  Lillian E.  d. 08-31-1869 age 2y 6m

BROWN		
  Martin S.  05-26-1858 - 09-29-1935

BROWN		
  Sylvester J.  09-15-1831 - 06-16-1863	(flag)
  Civil War Co. B 28th Me. Regt. Vols.
  Mary P. Green  his wife  06-23-1836 - 01-11-1907
  John G.  their son  d. 01-11-1858 age 15m 14d

BUMP		
  George W.  d. 12-09-1850 age 27y

BUMP		
  John C.  son of H. & S. Bump  
  d. 01-28-1860 age 25y 9m

BUNNELL		
  Ellen  see Elisha Gay lot

BUTLER		
  Rachel G.  see Joseph Fairbanks lot

CHICK		
  Alice M.  see Clarence M. Eaton lot

CLAYTON		
  B. C.  d. 09-21-1888 age 62y 		(flag)

CLAYTON		
  Jacob  d. 10-08-1874 age 86y 1m 9d
  Hannah  his wife  d. 10-23-1862 age 71y 8m
  Their children:
  Hannah  d. 01-01-1838 age 22y 10m
  Horace E.  d. 10-04-1853 age 22y 6m

CLAYTON		
  John  born in Manchester England  1758
  d. 09-10-1832
  Sally A. Ward  his wife  1765 - 1821

CLAYTON		
  John, Capt.  d. 12-02-1876 age 81y 21d	(flag)
  Lucy  his wife  d. 06-09-1853 age 52y
  Their Dau.s:
  Martha  d. 10-17-1835 age 5m 13d
  Maria  d. 10-24-1835 age 5m 20d

CLAYTON		
  John H.  d. 08-15-1903 age 82y
  Vesta M. Davis  his wife  d. 06-03-1893 age 64y

CLAYTON		
  Jona P.  d. 03-06-1851 age 28y 10m

CLAYTON		
  Lizzie A.  see Lizzie A. Wild lot

COLLINS		
  Susie E.  see Charles L. Waugh lot

COMMERFORD	
  MOTHER  1847 -  1930

COVELL		
  HUSBAND  1884 - 1951
  WIFE  1886 -

COWAN		
  David B.  d. 03-31-1830 age 65y
  Mary  his wife  d. 01-11-1843 age 75y
  Their children:
  Mary  wife of Fothergill d. 07-23-1859 age 60y 1m
  Judith B.  d. 08-18-1849 age 48y

DAVIS		
  Vesta M.  see John H. Clayton lot

DUNN		
  Francis A.  d. 04-17-1945 age 83y	(flag)
  Co. B 3rd Regt. N.H. Vols.
  Berthia J. Spoffard  his wife  d. 11-01-1889
  age 65y

DYER		
  William K.  d. 02-19-1847 age 27y 10m
  Mary L.  his wife  d. 06-28-1848 age 28y 5m
  Susan A.  their dau.  d. 11-18-1842 age 13m 9d

EATON		
  Clarence M.  1853 - 1918
  Alice M. Chick  his wife  1863 - 1934
  	--------
  Eugene W. Grover  1880 - 1966
  Florence G. Eaton  his wife  1881 - 1971

FAIRBANKS	
  Joseph, Capt.  02-14-1798 - 01-08-1871
  Rachel L.  his 1st wife  05-04-1819 - 09-10-1844
  Martha K.  his 2nd wife  03-07-1812 - 03-16-1881
  Rachel G.  dau of J. & M. K. Fairbanks
  09-27-1812 - 01-25-1850

FOTHERGILL	
  Mary  see David Cowan lot

FREDERIC	
  William  d. 09-30-1901 age 64y 4m

FRENCH		
  Charles L.  1865 - 1940
  Lillian M.  his wife  1874 - 1944

FRENCH		
  Hannah  06-11-1788 - 04-30-1874

FRENCH		
  Jason M.  1897 - 1956
  Blanche P.  his wife  1900 -

GAY		
  Elisha  d. 04-  -1842 age 74y
  Sarah  his wife  d. 01-11-1830 age 55y
  Hannah Smith  their dau.  d. 11-21-1823 age 25y 10m
  	--------
  William S.  d. 04-08-1872 age 65y
  Aurelia  his 1st wife  d. 01-06-1855 age 50y 6m
  Eliza J.  his 2nd wife  d. 06-08-1868 age 62y 4m
  Children of Wm. & Aurelia:
  Marhon G.  see Columbus Gray lot
  Sarah A.  d. 10-21-1858 age 21y 2m
  Hannibal H.  d. 04-20-1865 age 23y 25d
  	--------
  Hiram  d. 03-29-1885 age 74y
  Sophia  his wife  d. 02-01-1899 age 75y 7m
  Their sons:
  Frank  d. 01-31-1878 age 21y 3d
  Hiram E.  10-06-1861 - 11-20-1937
  	--------
  Charles T.  05-31-1863 - 10-27-1940
  Myrtelle Whitney  his wife  09-01-1881 - 01-20-1972
  Charles Elmer  their son  03-06-1909 - 04-25-1909
  	--------
  C. Clinton  05-14-1911 -
  Ellen Bunnell  his wife  06-07-1911 -
  	--------
  John W.  d. 03-08-1876 age 61y 4m

GRAY		
  Columbus  1820 - 1890
  Marhon G. Gay  his wife  1831 - 1917

GREEN		
  Abiathar  d. 05-04-1832 age 72y
  Zilpha  his wife  d. 05-11-1815 age 42y
  	--------
  John  d. 03-2_-1887 age 89y
  Mary   his wife  d. 06-12-1839 age 24y
  Martha C.  his wife  d. 06-19-1880 age 58y
  	--------
  Mary P.  see Sylvester J. Brown lot
  	--------
  J. Franklin  d. 04-28-1930 age 71y 4d

GROVER		
  J. Alfred  (Co. F 19th Me. Inf.		(flag)
  Mary B.  his wife  07-04-1846 - 07-27-1939

GROVER		
  Eugene W. & Florence  see Clarence M. Eaton lot

HILTON		
  Mary G.  see Joseph L. Brown lot

HISCOCK		
  R. Norris  09-10-1875 - 06-25-1877
  Son of S. & M. P. Hiscock

HOLDEN		
  Abby P.   d. 02-09-1854 age 3y 7m
  Dau. of Alvah & Betsey Holden

HOUSTON		
  Harry W.  1866 - 1915

HOYT		
  Philip E.  1891 - 1967
  Sarah I.  his wife  1884 - 1961

HUSTON		
  James  d. 10-12-1851 age 75y
  Polly  his wife  d. 05-11-1842 age 57y

KEMPTON		
  Wm. W.  b. New Bedford 07-19-1806
  d. 08-07-1886
  Hannah Ray  his wife  b. New Sharon 08-19-1806
  d. 09-10-1897
  Ruth D.  their dau.  d. 11-01-1830 age 19y 6m

LA BELLE	
  Alton E.  1900 - 1971

LEARNED		
  Asa   d. 07-10-1867 age 76y
  Sarah G.  his wife  d. 01-14-1848 age 54y
  Orinda H.  their dau.  d. 08-09-1840 age 21y 9m

MAYHUE		
  In Memory of Marhon Graves Mayhue
  d. 06-05-1825 age 20y 8m

MOSHER		
  Loey F.  see John S. Ranger lot

MC ANDREWS	
  Sarah H.  11-01-1881 - 08-15-1955	(flag)
  2nd Lt. Arrmy Nurse Corp. WW-I

PERKINS		
  Isaac, Dea.  d. 04-22-1845 age 71y
  Rebeckah  his wife  d. 07-23-1828 age 42y
  	--------
  Isaac  d. 09-05-1872 age 72y
  Betsey  his wife  d. 09-25-1883 age 87y
  	--------
  Sumner  d. 10-20-1884 age 68y 3m 17d
  Sarah T.  his wife  d. 10-23-1888 age 71y 2m 22d
  Their children:
  Martha E.  d. 11-19-1874 age 31y 2m 8d
  George D.  d. 09-15-1885 age 35y 6m
  Sumner A.  d. 05-10-1875 age 22y 5m 29d
  	--------
  Dennis F.  d. 01-22-1854 age 35y
  	--------
  Sarah A.  d. 10-14-1889 age 59y
  Wife of T. F. Perkins

PRATT		
  John S.  d. 01-21-1834 age 5y 8m
  Son of John & Deborah Pratt

RANGER		
  John S.  10-23-1887 - 10-18-1962
  Loey F. Mosher  his wife  06-16-1890 - 02-08-1961

RAY		
  Hannah  see Wm. W. Kempton lot

RICHARD		
  Peter L.  1901 - 1941

SPOFFARD	
  Berthia J.  see Francis A. Dunn lot

SPRAGUE		
  Anna C.  07-09-1840 - 05-27-1930
  Wife of Herbert L. Sprague
  Carl E.  1875 - 1935  

STANLEY		
  Samuel, Capt.  d. 09-25-1860 age 63y
  Phebe  his wife  d. 02-16-1872 age 73y
  Their children:
  Joanna P.  d. 10-17-1855 age 32y
  Octavius A.  d. 04-05-1842 age 1y 8m

STREETER	
  A. G.  d. 10-08-1906 age 71y		(flag)
  Anna  his wife  d. 01-30-1912 age 67y

STREETER	
  William A.  08-17-1872 - 03-16-1939
  William  d. 1905 - Infant

STREETER	
  Williard A.  1852 - 1934
  Alice M.  his wife  1850 - 1932
  	--------
  Jasper L.  son  1873 - 1937
  Addie E.  his wife  1875 -
  	--------
  Arthur S.  1898 - 1914
  Baby  1914

THOMPSON	
  Henry A.  1835 - 1914			(flag)
  Rose A.  his wife  03-27-1846 - 10-11-1892
  Their children:
  Rose L.  d. 09-18-1872 age 2y 6m
  William H.  d. 01-18-1872 age 3m 15d

THOMPSON	
  Lydia Ann  d. 10-24-1884 age 66y
  Wife of John Thompson

TRUE		
  John R.  d. 09-06-1874 age 58y

WARD		
  Sally A.  see John Clayton lot

WASHBURN	
  Linnie R. Billings  1865 - 1947

WAUGH		
  Charles L.  1858 - 1934
  Rose E.  his wife  1862 - 1897
  	--------
  Jesse C.  1886 - 1946
  Susie E. Collins  his wife  1895 -
  	--------
  Henry W.  1893 - 1970
  Fannie E.  1893 - 1967

WHITNEY		
  Elmer F.  11-18-1920 - 05-26-1972	(flag)
  (Pvt. USArmy  WW-II  Maine)
		
WHITNEY		
  Frank W.  1890 - 1965
  Belle M.  his wife  1893 -

WHITNEY		
  Myrtelle  see Elisha Gay lot

WHITNEY		
  Willliam E.  1847 - 1924
  Jane F.  his wife  1854 - 1928

WIGGINS		
  Myrtle B.  10-16-1899 - 02-08-1960
		
WILD		
  Lizzie A. Clayton  d. 11-20-1892 age 64y
  Wife of John P. Wild

WITHAM		
  Martha  d. 04-06-1873 age 73y
  Wife of Wm. W. Witham

WOODWARD	
  Charles E.  1872 - 1938
  Lillian F.  his wife  1875 -

Names of Persons appearing on stones but not buried here:

BANGS		Abigail					

BANGS		Richard					

BRADLEY		Bessie					

BUMP		H. & S.					

HISCOCK		S. & M. P.				

HOLDEN		Alvah & Betsey				

PERKINS		T. F.					

PRATT		John & Deborah				

SPRAGUE		Herbert L.				

THOMPSON	John					

WILD		John P.					

WITHAM		Wm. W.



Franklin County Home Page

A Few Cemeteries In Maine

Franklin County, Maine Resources

Franklin County Towns

Send E-Mail to
George & Jan Thompson



Copyright 1997, 1998 by George A. Thompson, All rights reserved.