THE OLD YARD

Program
NYS Historic
Subject
Cemetery
Location
Tappan Street, Baldwinsville, NY
Lat/Long
43.155623, -76.339381
Grant Recipient
Village of Baldwinsville
Historic Marker

THE OLD YARD

Inscription

THE OLD YARD
EARLY SETTLER JOHN MCHARRIE
BURIED ON HIS PROPERTY 1807
HIS WIFE LYDIA BURIED 1818.
DR. JONAS C. BALDWIN & WIFE
ELIZA W. BURIED HERE 1827.
WILLIAM G. POMEROY FOUNDATION 2012

Located in the village of Baldwinsville, NY on Tappan Street is Riverside Cemetery, situated next to the Seneca River. Within this historic cemetery is a small section known as the Old Yard where several early village residents are interred. Two of these early residents include the namesake and founder of Baldwinsville, Dr. Jonas C. Baldwin and his wife Eliza who both passed away in early 1827.