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mary nangle (#46814944)
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This project was started many years ago. With pen and paper in hand, a great lady and my friend, Margaret Lang Kaufman, walked the whole of Riverside Cemetery, over the course of several years, writing down information engraved on tomb stones and monuments.
Margaret's efforts stopped in 1984. I decided to continue her work, but in a different way. With the help of Margo Jennings, present Town Clerk, I was able to collect the rest of the names and additional information stored at the Belfast Town Hall.
From scrap books found at the Belfast Public Library, the Belfast Historical Society, and some from my own collection, given to me, and on the internet, I was able to complete as much data as was found.
It should be noted that for 23 years, two weeks before each Memorial Day, Margaret was the person responsible for placing flags on the graves of veterans, in and around the Town of Belfast.
Corrections and/or additions gracefully accepted and appreciated.
Mary Anne Klement Nangle
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nancy morebeck
Obert Lyon
Riverside Cemetery
Obert Lyon died Feb 1850 per your record, I have that he died 1851 from "Felt Genealogy" by Morris.
Also his brother Harvey you have listed as born "1937" (typo) should be "1837".
Thanks for your work, I had no idea that Obert was adoped by another family.
What was your source for all this?
Thank you for your work.
Nancy Justus Morebeck
Added by nancy morebeck on Nov 10, 2014 10:45 AM
Info for John Killian 10199933
Hi Mary!

I received John K.'s death record from the Belfast Town Clerk a few days ago, and his DOB is listed as Aug. 15, 1847 (son William was the "informant").

Thank you,
Added by Hollian on May 02, 2013 9:02 AM
"Bio" for John Killian 10199933 (if you want to add it)
Belmont Dispatch, May 26, 1911:

"John Killian.

John Killian, one of Belfast's old
and most respected citizens, died
at his home there on Friday morn-
ing May 19, after an illness of sev-
eral months of intestinal trouble.

Mr. Killian was 65 years of age.
He moved to the town of Belfast
40 years ago and has resided since
on a farm on White Creek, which
he purchased at that time. He is
survived by his wife and several
children all of whom are grown.

The funeral was held in St. Pat-
rick's church, Belfast, Monday at
10 o'clock, with a Solemn High
Mass by Rev. Bernard Gill of Buf-
falo, assisted by Rev. J. J. Dealy
of Belfast and Rev. Francis Kan-
aley of Angelica also Vincent G.
McCarthy of Allegany Sec. assis-
tant. The remains were laid to
rest in St. Patrick's cemetery.

Miss Kathryne (sic) Killian, who for
the past four years has been a
teacher in this town (Belmont) was
Mr. Killian's daughter. She closed
a school year in the Tucker's Dis-
trict Wednesday before her fath-
er's death. The family have the deep
sympathy of their many friends."
Added by Hollian on May 02, 2013 8:58 AM

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