Getchell Cemetery

Wells, Maine

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This cemetery is located on Rte 109 in High Pine close to the Sanford line. These are actually two adjoining plots. The separation is shown in the layout at the bottom of this page. Several of these individuals are also listed in the Sanford Getchell Cemetery.

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EPHRIAM GETCHELL
died Apr. 18, 1893
aged 85 Yrs.
ALMIRA
WIFE OF
EPHRIAM GETCHELL
died Feb. 16, 1881,
aged 72 Yrs. 8 Ms.
FRANK G. NEAL
Jan. 13, 1875
Mar. 18, 1940
MARION A. NEAL
HIS WIFE
MAR. 30, 1888
MAY 29, 1984
FRANK G. NEAL, JR.
1919-2004
JANICE D. NEAL
HIS WIFE
1920-2006
GETCHELL
 

JAMES EMERY
died Feb. 5, 1852
aged 41 Yrs. 5 Ms.
MARY ANN
WIFE OF
JAMES EMERY
died Mar. 25, 1863
aged 48 Yrs. 5 Ms.
SAMUEL EMERY
died Jan. 5, 1888
aged 44 Yrs. 2 Ms.

JOSEPH S.
died July 7, 1864
aged 22 Years.
SUSAN A.
died Oct. 10, 1849
aged 16 Years.
EPHRA G.
died Mar. 6, 1848
aged 1 Month
children of
EPHRAIM & ALMIRA
GETCHELL
FRANK K. NEAL
1846-1908
ADELAIDE GETCHELL
1856-1916
SUSAN A. GETCHELL
1850-1922
 

SETH SHERMAN
died Apr. 11, 1858
aged 93 Yrs.
SUSAN
WIFE OF
EDW. TIBBETS
died Jan. 30, 1862
aged 92 Yrs.
LYDIA
WIFE OF
SAML SHERMAN
died May 20, 1831
aged 99 Yrs. 6 Ms.
SAMUEL SHERMAN
died Oct. 20, 1836
aged 47 Yrs.

JOSEPH S. GETCHELL
Co. F 8th ME. INFANTRY
1841-1864
 

ELISHA HATCH
BORN
April 10, 1791
DIED
Sept. 6, 1861
AEt. 70 yrs. 5 mos.
Christ the only hope of salvation
Because Christ lives I hope to live also
Farewell dear husband
Till we meet to part no more.
 

LUCRETIA L.
WIFE OF
Elisha Hatch
DIED
July 31, 1889
AEt 80 yrs.
 


The following graves are outside
the main area and to the left of the fence.

MOTHER
LOUISA HATCH
wife of
George H. Goodale
DIED
Jan. 14, 1905
AGED
87 Yrs. 8 Mos.
 

FATHER
GEORGE H. GOODALE
BORN
Oct. 7, 1810
DIED
Apr. 29, 1881
AGED
70 Yrs. 6 Mos.

EVELYN C. WELLS
1890 - 1957
 

NATHAN H. WELLS
1888 - 1971

The Last Resurrection
ELIZABETH LIBBY
Died Oct 8, 1887
AE. 64 yrs. 7 mos.
 

FRANCES L. WELLS
1851 - 1954

  Cemetery Layout
(Not to scale. Stones with only names or initials were not photographed.)
 
Elizabeth Libby       Frances Wells     MOTHER FATHER     Lucretia Hatch Elisha Hatch
Placque         EPHRA G. SUSAN A. Joseph Getchell F.K.N. & O.G.N. A.G. & S.A.G.    
Louisa Hatch George Goodale   Evelyn Wells Nathan Wells Lydia       F.G.N. F.G.N. Jr.& J.D.N. M.A.N.
          Saml. Sherman S. Sherman Susan Getchell Monument      
                    Mary A. J. Emery
                    Saml Emery  
                     

 

  

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Revised: December 14, 2007 .