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Davis Cemetery

 
 
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By Anton Schwarzmueller, May 1, 2021
1. Davis Cemetery Marker
Inscription.  Thought to be the oldest cemetery in Ontario, this is the final resting place of 1812 soldier Jesse Gage
 
Erected by Town of Ontario.
 
Topics. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Cemeteries & Burial SitesWar of 1812. A significant historical year for this entry is 1812.
 
Location. 43° 16.363′ N, 77° 17.906′ W. Marker is in Ontario, New York, in Wayne County. Marker is on Lake Road ¾ mile west of Knickerbocker Road, on the left when traveling west. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 1695 Lake Road, Ontario NY 14519, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 2 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. War of 1812 (about 700 feet away, measured in a direct line); Heritage Corners (approx. 1.1 miles away); Memorial Point at Bear Creek Harbor (approx. 1.2 miles away); Warner House (approx. 1.2 miles away); A Pillar of Strength / The Light of Freedom (approx. 1.2 miles away); Apple Dry House (approx. 1.2 miles away); Baptist Meeting House (approx. 1.2 miles away); "Hojack" Train Station (approx. 1.2 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Ontario.
 
Davis Cemetery Marker image. Click for full size.
By Anton Schwarzmueller, May 1, 2021
2. Davis Cemetery Marker
View is eastward.
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By Anton Schwarzmueller, May 1, 2021
3. Davis Cemetery & Marker
Headstones in background. A stone line is along the closer trees.
Davis Cemetery image. Click for full size.
By Anton Schwarzmueller, May 1, 2021
4. Davis Cemetery
View is eastward. The broken Jesse Gage headstone is at center.
Gage Headstones image. Click for full size.
By Anton Schwarzmueller, May 1, 2021
5. Gage Headstones
Left to right: Jesse, wife Mercy, daughter Sally.
Jesse Gage Headstone image. Click for full size.
By Anton Schwarzmueller, May 1, 2021
6. Jesse Gage Headstone
Jesse Gage Headstone image. Click for full size.
By Anton Schwarzmueller, May 1, 2021
7. Jesse Gage Headstone
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on May 6, 2021. It was originally submitted on May 3, 2021, by Anton Schwarzmueller of Wilson, New York. This page has been viewed 39 times since then. Last updated on May 6, 2021, by Bradley Owen of Morgantown, West Virginia. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7. submitted on May 3, 2021, by Anton Schwarzmueller of Wilson, New York. • J. Makali Bruton was the editor who published this page.

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