Lovett Yard

DAR 8:119-121 Pownal cemeteries 1938
 
"An old cemetery in the extreme South of Pownal to the right of the highway (route 7) and Railroad,
about 1/2 mile north of the State line with Massachusetts. This is perhaps the oldest yard preserved in the town
and shows evidence of recent work in restoration."
 

From East side looking South.

From West side looking South.
Albro Wait, d. Aug 22, 1836; aged 56 years
Wealthy, W. of wait Albro, d. Apr 10, 1845; aged 63 yr.
Angel George, son of Samuel & Lois Angel, d. May 17, 1839; aged 19 yrs. 11 mo. 7 da.
Bud Barnes, d. Feb 2, 1796; in the 3rd year of his age.
Hulda, d. July 12, 1793; in the 3rd year of her age.
Dewey Mrs Esther, d. March 12 AD, 1813; in her 51st yr.
Dunn Robert, d. May 13, 1843; aged 70 yr. 9 mo. 26 d's.
Susan, w. of Robert Dunn, d. Nov 9, 1852; aged 72 y.
Sarah, w. of Theodore Dunn, d. Dec 30, 1836; aged 65 yrs. 5 mo. 28 d's.
Danning Micheal, d. Feb 28th, 1811; in his 80th yr. (G.A.R.)
Hall Peleg Esq., d. at Pittsfield, Apr 1, 1837; aged 64 yrs. & 9 mo.
Mrs. Sarah, w. of Peleg Hall Esq., d. May 16, 1831; in the 60th year of her age.
Jones Angeline, w. of Amos W. Jones, d. Sept 17, 1852; AE 26 yrs. 8 mo. 26 days.
Lovett Our Mother Lucy, d. May 14, 1846; aged 39 yrs.
John, d. Sept 29 AD, 1823; in the 87th yr. of his age.
Mrs. mercy, w. of John Lovett, d. Aug 17, 1817; in the 79th year of her age.
George, son of Capt. Elijah & Mrs. Elizabeth lovett who died Dec 28th AD, 1818; aged 20 yrs.
William, d. Dec 27, 1811; aged 32.
Elizabeth, w. of Elijah Lovett, d. Sept 5, 1817, in the 44th year of her age.
William, d. Sept 5, 1802; aged 5 mo.
Manchester Solomon W., b. Oct 25, 1818; d. July 18, 1820
Marquisses Caroline, b. July 23, 1802; d. in Jan in the 6th m.
Mather Charles, d. March 9, 1835; aged 29 years.
Mooar Inez H., dau. of John A. & Esther Mooar, d. Apr 12,1868; AE 14 yr. 3 mo. & 25 days.
Osborn Anna, w. of Mr. Israel Osborn, d. July 17th, 1807 in the 56th year of her age.
Parker Lucy A., w. of Richardson F. Parker, d. June 17, 1836; AE 28 yrs. 15 d's.
Pratt Abiather A., d. Jan 5, 1838; aged 31 yr. 11 mo. 27 d's.
Mercy D, w. of Abiather Pratt, d. Jan 22, 1845 in her 63rd year.
William, d. Jan 16, 1846; AE 86 Years. He was the first child to be born in Williamstown, Mass. and a Revolutionary patriot.
Rev. Elijah, d. Oct 3,1863; aged 92 yrs.
Sarah, w. of Elijah Pratt, d. Aug 25,1843; aged 39 yrs. & 14 days.
Mary, w. of Elijah Pratt, d. Mar 5, 1839; AE 66 yrs.
John, d. Mar 9, 1822.
Olive, d. July 25, 1813; aged 50 years.
Silas, d. Apr 2, 1830; aged 70 years.
Zadock, d. Feb 22, 1862; AE 80 yrs. 4 d's.
Betsy, w. of Zadock Pratt, d. June 5, 1845; aged 65 yr.
Luther, son of William & Celinda Pratt, d. July 5, 1852; aged 16 years.
Smith Elsey, w. of Oliver Smith, d. Sept 22, 1828, in her 41st year.
Timothe Otis, d. 4th of Jan, 1812, in the 21st year.
Wright In Memory of Hon. Josiah Wright, who died Jan 2,
1817 in the 65th year of his age.
(under the inscription is the following-)
"Possessing uncommon powers of mind and firmly
attached to the constitution & government of his
country, he long enjoyed in an eminent degree
the confidence of his fellow citizens. At the
time of his death he was chief Judge of the Court
for the county of Bennington & member of the
executive council. his death was occasioned by
a fall from his carriage, when on his way to dis-
charge the duties of his office at Bennington.
Wright Charles, d. Dec 23, 1793; AE 77 yrs.
Ruth, w. of Charles Wright, d. April 15, 1806; AE 85 yrs.
Frances M., child of Josiah & Hulda Wright, d. Jan 16, 1838; AE 12 yr. 3 mo. & 25 days.
Angeline Melancy, dau. of Josiah & Hulda Wright, d. Aug 14, 1822; AE 8 mo. 9 d's.
William H., son of Elijah B. & Mariah Wright, d. Aug 18, 1847; AE 10 mo.
Wells Eleanor, W. of William Wells, d. Apr 30, 1837; aged 78 years.