Lew Beach Cemetery
Rockland, Sullivan County, New York
Lat: 42° 00' 05"N, Lon: 74° 47' 18"W
Contributed by Judie D V Smith, Apr 25, 2005 [firstname.lastname@example.org]. Total records = 719.
Lew Beach Cemetery is located on the Beaverkill Road in the town of
Rockland, NY. It is approximately 11 miles from
Old Route 17, Livingston Manor, NY.
Lew Beach Cemetery was originally called Sprague Cemetery. It has also been incorrectly called the Davidson Cemetery, because that is a separate, very small cemetery down the road from this cemetery.
The earliest burials are from the very early 1800s.
The official name of the cemetery is Lew
Beach Cemetery. It is owned and operated by the Lew Beach Cemetery
Association. The condition of the cemetery is very good, it is well kept, mowed
I am the secretary and read the inscriptions on the stones in 1995,
the undertaker records (back to 1894) and newspaper clippings. They are
still burying people there, approximately 8 to 10 a year.
- Judie D V Smith
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