Lee Valley Road Graves
Oneida County, New York
Contributed by Kathleen Last, Jul 08, 2001 [firstname.lastname@example.org].
Total records = 1.
This is an abandoned cemetery on a hill on the west side of Thomas
Road, just north of Lee Valley Road intersection. There are no tombstones
in this cemetery and as it was a family cemetery there are no record
of the actual burials.
On Dec 02, 1999 all that could be found were five field stones indicating
possible burials. In 1978 there was one tombstone located in this
cemetery and copied. At that time it was estimated that there were
probably 20 graves in the cemetery. By 1979 the one remaining stone
The William Graves family lived on this property in the 1800’s. An
obituary found for Joseph Graves, son of William, stated “he was laid
to rest beside his father in the family burial ground”. There were
no dates on the clipping but it is estimated between 1870 & 1880,
and Joseph’s age was given as “about 40 years old”. At the time of
Joseph’s death his mother was still alive.
The stone copied in 1978 read as follows:
- Kathleen Last
Harrison, Willie E., d. Aug. 21, 1866 age 1 yr 10 mos., son
of Abram & Elizabeh A. Harrison
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