Salem, New York
Revolutionary War Cemetery Soldiers
Adams John 1795 49 Enlisted in The Line 1st Regt. NYR
Adams William 1831 80 a fifer in Colonel's Company, 1st Regt. of LIne NYR
Archibald Robert 1852 71 War of 1812 only, Captain  
Armstrong James 1813 66 Enlisted Charlotte County Militia NYR, SB
Beaty John 1817 78 Enlisted Charlotte County Militia LBR NYR, SB
Beaty Samuel 1823 72 Enlisted Col. Marinus Willett's Levies NYR
Beaty Thomas 1817 70 Enlisted Ulster County Militia 2nd Regt. NYR, SB
Bell William 1791 67 Enlisted Charlotte County Militia NYR, SB
Billings Christopher 1820 71 Listed as a deserter at Stillwater, New Hampshire Regt. NYR
Boyd John F. 1835 75 Enlisted Charlotte County Militia DAR, SB
Boyd Thomas 1851 90 Enlisted Charlotte County Militia NYR, SB
Burnet James D 1805 44 Enlisted Ulster county Militia 2nd Regt. NYR
Carswell Abner 1836 82 unknown regiment, perhaps Massachusetts SB
Carswell Nathaniel 1807 79 unknown regiment, perhaps Massachusetts SB
Clapp Ephraim W. 1875 85 War of 1812 only, Colonel WCH
Clapp Stephen 1829 76 2nd Lieut. Continental Line,Major in War of 1812 DAR, GR
Cleveland Aaron 1864 84 War of 1812 only WCH
Collins Thomas 1840 92 Deacon, Enlisted Charlotte County Militia LBR DAR, SB
Conaway William 1817 80 Enlisted 1st Albany Line GR
Conkey Dinah 1792   Baked bread for the militia WCH, SB
Conkey Joshua 1814 67 Pvt. in Rogers Rangers in French and Indian War, Quarter Master in Charlotte County Militia NYR, SB
Cooper John 1803 55 Enlisted Dutchess County Militia 2nd Regt. NYR
Coughlain Richard 1801 56 Lieutenant, rose to Sargent Major DAR
Cowan James 1825 67 Enlisted in Albany County Militia 16th Regt. NYR
Crookshank Peter 1856 84 War of 1812 only DAR
Edgar David 1792 80 Pvt. in Charlotte County Militia NYR, SB
Fitch Jr. Pelitiah 1832 82 Enlisted Charlotte County Militia LBR DAR, SB
Fowler George     Enlisted Charlotte Coounty Militia, no grave stone NYR
Fox John R. 1828 68 Enlisted Tyron County Militia 4th Regt. DAR, SB
Gray Isaac 1802 47 Cpl. in Charlotte County Militia NYR, WCH
Gray, Esq. Jr John 1836 78 Esquire, Pvt. served with Charlotte County Militia LBR NYR, SB
Gray, Sr. John 1803 74 Pvt. in Charlotte County Militia WCH, SB
Harvey James 1832   Major, unknown regiment SB
Heath Samuel 1824 81 Enlisted Albany County Militia, 16th Regt. NYR, DAR
Hopkins David 1783 70 Enlisted Charlotte County Militia WCH, SB
Hopkins George 1834 72 unknown regiment SB
Hopkins Robert 1827 76 Enlisted Charlotte County Militia NYR, WCH
Hopkins Robert 1800 83 Enlisted Charlotte County Militia DAR, SB
Hoy Richard 1799 67 Enlisted Charlotte County Militia NYR, SB
Hoy William 1806 80 Enlisted Dutchess County Militia 6th Regt. NYR, SB
Kimmis John 1822 91 Bronze Masonic emblem stolen in 1965 NYR
Law John 1811 69 Enlisted Charlotte County Militia NYR, DAR
Little John 1806 43 Pvt. in Charlotte County Militia, Cpt. Alexander McNitt's NYR
Little William 1793 58 Ensign in Charlotte County Militia NYR
Long Edward 1792 52 Captain in Charlotte County Militia DAR, SB
Lytell John 1793 73 Enlisted in Albany County Militia 3rd Regt. NYR, DAR
Lytle Andrew 1795 77 unknown regiment DAR, SB
Martin Hugh 1811 72 unknow regiment SB
Martin Moses 1792 98 Adjutant in Charlotte County Militia LBR WCH, SB
Mathews William 1816 79 Enlisted in Charlotte County Militia LBR NYR, SB
Matthison Daniel 1811 73 Enlisted in Charlotte County Militia SB
McAllister Sr. John 1815 86 unknow regiment SB
McCarter John 1843 89 Enlisted Charlotte County Militia SB, NYR
McCarter Robert 1845 94 Enlisted Charlotte County Militia LBR SB
McCarter Samuel 1832 72 Enlisted Charlotte County Militia LBR NYR, DAR
McClaughry Thomas 1783 76 Enlisted Albany County Militia 16th Regt. NYR
McCleary Daniel 1797 58 Lt. in Charlotte County Militia WCH, SB
McClellan Robert 1789 73 Recruiter for Col. Cuyler's Reg. NY Militia NYR, DAR
McCollister Hamilton 1825 81 Major in Charlotte County Militia WCH, SB
McCracken David 1825 65 Enlisted in Charlotte County Militia NYR, SB
McCracken Joseph 1825 86 Colonel, enlisted Charlotte County Militia LBR, enlisted Dutchess County Militia 6th Reg.,Co. of Col. Alexander Webster's Reg., Major in the Line 4th Reg., lost arm at Battle of Monmouth NYR, WHC
McDougall William 1826 96 Esquire, enlisted Dutchess County Militia 4th Regt., NYR
McIntyre John 1816 71 Enlisted Albany County Militia 10th Regt. NYR
McKillep Thomas 1823 65 Cpt. in Rangers, Enlisted Albany Cnty Militia 16th Regt. NYR, SB
McMillan John 1803 76 Enlisted Charlotte County Militia LBR NYR, SB
McMurray Robert 1814 71 Enlisted Charlotte County Militia LBR DAR, SB
McNish Alexander 1827 79 Enlisted Charlotte County Militia NYR, SB
McNish Andrew 1841 78 Enlisted Charlotte County Militia LBR DAR, SB
McNish James 1821 104 Enlisted Charlotte County Militia SB
McWhorter Matthew 1804 79 Enlisted Charlotte County Militia LBR NYR, DAR
Moncrief William 1799 72 Pvt. in Charlotte County Militia SB
Morgan Nathan 1799 40 Esquire SB
Murdock James 1810 57 Enlisted Orange County Militia 4th Regt. NYR
Perine Peter 1828 83 Captain, New Jersey Militia SAR
Quackenbush Garret 1837 73 Pvt. in Capt. Jacob Sharer's Co. of Col. Henry Livingston's Reg. Of Levies, Sgt. In Cpt. Veeder's Co. of Col. Philip P. Schuyler, Albany County Militia 3rd Regt. NYR, GR
Ramage John 1821 61 Enlisted Charlotte County Militia LBR NYR, SB
Reab George 1838 85 Major DAR
Rowan James     Charlotte County Militia NYR
Rowan John 1809 77 Esquire, Enlisted Charlotte County Militia LBR NYR, SB
Rowan John 1845 100 Enlisted Charlotte County Militia LBR, Bennington Battle NYR, SB
Russell Ebenezer 1836 90 Enlisted Charlotte County Militia LBR NYR, SB
Safford Gideon 1838 81 unknown regiment, possibly Connecticut GSB
Safford Samuel 1813 66 Major, with Green Mountain Boys at Bennington, with him were son Samuel and four brothers: David, Solomon, Joseph and Jacob DAR
Savage James 1784 36 Original stone and bronze marker stolen 1963, new military stone set in 2002 NYR, SB
Shields James 1826 70 unknown regiment DAR
Slarrow Joseph 1784 54 Captain DAR
Smith Gilbert 1795 40 Served with Dutches County Militia, 7th Regmnt. NYR
Smith Thaddius 1825 72 Enlisted The Line 3rd Regt. NYR
Smith Thomas 1821 67 Captain NYR, DAR
Smith William 1790 35 Captain, Enlisted Charlotte County Militia NYR
Steele John 1838 80 Enlisted Charlotte County Militia NYR
Steele Thomas 1808 77 Pvt. in Charlotte County Militia LBR NYR, SB
Stevenson James 1799 60 Pvt. in Charlotte County Militia DAR, SB
Stewart Alexander 1815 83 Enlisted Charlotte Militia NYR, WCH
Stewart Robert 1847 81 Enlisted Charlotte County Militia LBR NYR, DAR
Takels James 1813 63 Enlisted Charlotte County Militia LBR NYR, SB
Thompson Joseph 1806 55 Enlisted Dutchess County Militia NYR
Thompson William 1839 80 Enlisted Charlotte County Militia NYR, SB
Tilford George 1813 85 Charlotte County Militia (?) DAR
Tomb David 1805 88 Enlisted Charlotte County Militia NYR, SB
Tomb James 1813 60 Cpl. in Charlotte County Militia LBR NYR, DAR
Tomb Joseph 1796 37 Dr., Enlisted Charlotte County Militia NYR, WHC
Turner James 1773 38 French and Indian War only WCH, SB
VanValkinburgh Jacob 1820 71 Adjutant, Albany County Militia 14th Regt. NYR
Webb Leonard 1802 91 Enlisted Charlotte County Militia LBR DAR
Whitney Benjamin 1827 70 Enlisted Orange County Militia 4th Regt NYR
Williams John 1806 53 Dr. and Colonel as Commander of White Creek and then Charlotte County Militia, rose to rank of County Brigadier General in 1786. Body moved to Evergreen Cemetery in 1859.  Present at Battle of Bennington, Saratoga and Monmouth. NYR, WHC
Wright Alexander 1830 98 Enlisted in Albany County Militia 14th Regt. NYR, DAR
Wright Samuel 1830 85 Enlisted Albany County Militia 16th Regt. NYR, DAR
           
        Key to sources: "New York in the Revolution" (NYR),  
        "Washington County History" (WCH), Salem Book (SB)  
        "Daughters of the American Revolution, Vol. 5" (DAR), Sons of American Revolution (SAR)  
        "Gideon Safford Book" (GSB), Government Records (GR)  
        William's Papers" (WP)  
        Land Bounty Rights (LBR)  
        Compiled by William A. Cormier, Salem Town Historian  
        Salem, NY 12865 October 16, 1998 Rev. 2/22/04