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Center Township, Greene County, Pennsylvania
Lat: 39° 52' 59"N, Lon: 80° 14' 22"W
Contributed by Brad Jarvis, Mar 25, 2009, last edited May 06, 2009 [firstname.lastname@example.org]. Total records = 10.
From the Route 21 West/Route 18 North split in west Waynesburg, follow Route 21 West 3.5 miles. Make a sharp left into a private driveway that crosses the creek over a bridge. The driveway is just before the old one room Crouse Schoolhouse. The cemetery is located behind and to the left of the house on the property. You must walk through a tunnel that goes underneath railroad tracks, then around a pond on a path to reach the cemetery.
The property surrounding the cemetery is owned by Marilyn Detwiler, who purchased it in 1989. Please ask permission from the owner of the property before walking to the cemetery.
I found this cemetery is in poor condition and is not maintained on a regular basis, however the path to the cemetery is maintained. One large stone has fallen from its base. I also found another base and top without a stone.
I walked the cemetery on 22 Mar 2009. This transcription is complete and includes all existing stones. I also have digital photographs of all the stones as well as many views of the cemetery itself and would share them with anyone interested.
- Brad Jarvis
b. = born
d. = died
d/o = daughter of
( ) = author's comments
s/o = son of
s/w = shares stone with
w/o = wife of
Crouse, Eli T., d. 18 Feb 1873, Aged 14d, s/o Layton & Catherine M.
Crouse, Franklin, d. 13 Sep 1871, Aged 6y 1m, s/o Layton & Catherine M.
Crouse, Layton, b. 23 Aug 1827, d. 29 Jun 1890
Crouse, Lucy, d. 23 Sep 1871, Aged 9y 11m 18d, d/o Layton & Catherine M.
Crouse, Rebecca, d. 24 Dec 1853, Aged 51y 11m 12d, w/o Samuel
Crouse, Samuel, d. 29 Sep 1885, Aged 87y 5m 2d, s/w Rebecca
Crouse, Sarah Jane, d. 14 Sep 1871, Aged 8y 1m 11d, d/o Layton & Catherine M.
Crouse, Walter S., d. 25 Apr 1883, Aged 6y 3m 8d, s/o Layton & Catherine M.
McNeely, Bertie, b. 12 Aug 1893, d. 18 Nov 1896, d/o David & Madie, s/w Bryan
McNeely, Bryan, b. 1 Jul 1896, d. 26 Sep 1896, s/o David & Madie
Deaths & Obituaries: Newspapers 1690-Present