Featured Gravestone – Andrew Van Woert

305Section:  Dutch Reformed

Material:  Sandstone

A simple stone with some damage to edge, particularly the chipped left finial.  Surface is darkened and has some lichen growth, but inscription is legible.

Inscription:  In memory of Andrew Van Woert eldest son of Henry & Catharine Van Woert who died the 27th Sept. 1798 aged 25 years & 2 months.  He came forth like a flower and was cut down.

Andrew was the oldest of eight children of Henry (also known as Hendrick) Van Wort and Catharine Eights.  His parents are also listed as interred in this section.

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