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Holmes and Home burials in Montville, New London County

Source: Hale Collection,
Connecticut Headstone Inscriptions Vol. 29
(Microfilm 0003347 from Family History Library, Salt Lake City, Utah). Footnotes are by RSH.

Comstock Cemetery (311-1) in Uncasville

Copied by N. J. Spellman Oct 9, 1934:

Page Inscription
16 Holmes, Thomas B., died Feb. 3, 1864, aged 34 yrs.
Holmes, Charley, born Apr. 26, 1861, died Nov. 19, 1861
Holmes, Charlie, son of Thomas & Mary E. Holmes, died July 5, 1856, age 1 yr. 4 mos.
21 Holmes, Richard B., born July 10, 1851, died Dec. 17, 1851
26 Home, William H., born 1836, died 1917
Home, Susan J. Bradford, wife of William H., born 1830, died 1914
Home, Daniel D., born 1861
Home, Ada I. Holmes, born 1864, died 1915
27 Home, Lillian I., born 1888, died 1902
Home, Charles A., born 1857, died 1932
Home, Nellie J. Watts, wife of Charles A., born 1859, died 1908
Home, Nettie C., born Mar. 6, 1886, died Aug. 4, 1889
Ritchie, Mahalia Holmes, wife of James D., born 1871
30 Holmes, Doctor Seth Wymond, born Feb. 2, 1736, died Dec. 12, 1821
Holmes, Mary Bradford, wife of Doctor Seth Wymond, born Jan. 17, 1756 died Mar. 1836
Holmes, John B died 1824, aged 44 yrs.
Holmes, Captain William Henry, died Aug. 3, 1805, aged 23 yrs.
34 Home, Clarabel S. P., born 1861, died 1954

Copied by H. W. House Oct. 16, 1934:

Page Inscription
37 Holmes, Thomas

Chesterfield Cemetery (311-3) in Chesterfield

Copied by H. C. Lester Oct 12th, 1934:

Page Inscription
54 Holmes, Lydia, relict of Jabez, died Jan. 1, 1826, age 72
Holmes, Jabez, Captain Stanton’s Company, Revolutionary War, died Apr. 22, 1814
Holmes, Harris, Died Sept. 27, 1822, age 23
Holmes, Sally, wife of Elisha, died Apr. 9, 1839, age 74 [1]
Holmes, Elisha, died Dec. 21, 1844, age 88

[1] Baker (p. 330) has Elisha’s wife as Sarah HARRIS b. 7 Mar 1762.

References

[Baker]
Henry A. Baker, History of Montville, Connecticut, Formerly the North Parish of New London, from 1640 to 1896, Case, Lockwood & Brainard (Hartford, Connecticut, 1896), “Holmes Families” (pp. 327-332) and “Wickwire Families” (pages not noted).
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