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            Mt. Will Cemetery

                 Bethel, Maine

                      The Bethel Journals

                     August 2, 2010

 

 

A Maine Historic Burial Ground

 

Mt. Will Cemetery is located north of Bethel village between the Androscoggin River on the east and Mt. Will to the west.  It lies along U.S. Route 2 that connects Bethel and Rumford.

Colonel John S. York and members of his family are buried there.  York was a soldier of the Revolutionary War. He and his family may have been the first to be buried here.

 

 

 

 

ANGEVINE

 

Mary O. Angevine 1918—2001

 

Avery J. Angevine  1918—

 

ATHERTON

 

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Mary A Atherton,

May 12, 1824 – May 8, 1906

 

Maria F Atherton, Mar 19, 1827 – Nov 12, 1903

 

Mary Barker Atherton, wife of Josiah Atherton, died Aug 9, 1870, age 72 years

 

Josiah Atherton, died, Nov 26, 1864, age 72 years

 

Lizzie, Mabel, and  Ethel Atherton, Children of Charles and Annie Atherton

 

C Fred Atherton, 1870 – 1901

 

Helen M Atherton, his wife, 1866 – 1902

 

BARKER

 

Cora M Demeritt Barker, wife of Frank W Barker,

Feb 17 1863 – May 6 1891

 

BARTLETT

 

Alphonso W Bartlett

May 2, 1862 – Sept 4 1904

 

Asa Bartlett died Sept 15 1866 age 70 years 8 months

Betsey E Bartlett wife of Asa Bartlett, died May 6 1873 age 64

 

Asa W. Bartlett died Apr 27 1850, age 11 years

Sarah Bartlett died Oct 3 1845, age 14 years

Louisa Bartlett died Sept 13 1842, age 1 month

Children of Asa and Betsey E Bartlett

 

Ella L Bartlett, wife of A. W. Bartlett, Oct 31 1873 – Apr 18, 1901

 

Enoch Bartlett, died June 15, 1828, age 23 years

Mary Bartlett, wife of Asa Bartlett, died Apr 6 1836

 

Reuben B. Bartlett, Mar 2, 1829—Feb 11, 1870

 Augusta H. Bartlett, Sept 5, 1837—Dec 11, 1905

 

BENNETT

Harold F Bennett, 1893 – 1974

Cora G Bennett, 1899 – 1979

 

BYRON

Percival B Byron, 1881 – 1955

 

COBURN

Lot S Coburn, 1841 – 1941

Emma E Coburn, his wife, 1851 – 1918

 

CROTEAU

Paul W Croteau Jr., Cpl US Army Korea 1929-1979

 

Paul W Croteau, 1902 – 1973

Louisa M Croteau, 1906 – 1987

 

DEMERITT

E Ernest Demeritt, 1874 – 1955

Bertha W Demeritt, 1887 - ____

 

C. Owen Demeritt,  Jun 23, 1866 – Aug 2, 1952

 

Lucy I Barker Demeritt, wife of C Owen Demeritt, Nov 29, 1877 – May 11, 1941

 

Amanda F Demeritt, wife of C H Demeritt, died Dec 24 1881

Age 42 yrs 6 mos

 

 

DUTTON

 

Josiah Dutton,  July 13, 1825—Nov 15, 1913

 

Sylvia S. Dutton, his wife, June 1, 1826—Sept 19, 1900

 

Eliza Belle Dutton, May 24, 1864—May 24, 1902

 

L. Stella Dutton, July 4, 1867—July 17, 1868

 

 

EAMES

 

John F. Eames, Apr 6, 1839—Dec 3, 1909

Helen A. Eames, wife of John F. Eames, Feb 25, 1838—Nov 24, 1894

Cora C. Eames, 1873—1924

Albert G. Eames, 1876—1947

 

EMERY

 

Walter G. Emery  1871—1962

Ella B. Eames Emery 1866—1953

Albert R Emery  1902—1907

Infant Emery  1908

Robert Emery 1909-1909

Kenneth B. Emery 1910-1965

 

GODWIN

 

Horatio R. Godwin    1835—1900

Eliza Godwin, his wife,   18__ - 18__

Maria Godwin , sister, 1817-1835

Lucinda S. Godwin, sister, 1826-1901

Ernest W. Godwin, son, 1872-1917

 

Oakley E. Godwin, 1933-1973  

 

 

Newell S. Godwin, 1870-1938

Etta P Godwin, 1871-1941

Henry S. Godwin, 1893-1970

Ferol E. Godwin, 1900-1982

Reginald S. Godwin, 1926-1991

 

GREENLEAF

Sherman Eldon Greenleaf, Cpl US Army, Korea, June 6 1931 – Sep 1 2006

 

 HASTINGS

 

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St. John Hastings, 1832 – 1904

 

His Wife

Elizabeth Atherton Hastings, 1832 – 1916

 

Their Children

Cora W Hastings, 1872 – 1899

Maria A Hastings, 1867 – 1920

Fannie C. Hastings, 1855 – 1937