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LAING CEMETERY
Town of Northumberland

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Laing Cemetery, Town of Northumberland, is recorded in Volume 4, 
pages 365-366, of C.E.Durkee's Epitaphs of Saratoga County, N.Y.  
The inscriptions were copied by Fred Crane in 1878, who located the 
cemetery "about five hundred feet west of the highway leading from 
Fort Miller Bridge to Schuylerville and but a few rods from the bridge."

Now, only the Coffinger stone remains at this original location. It is on a small knoll, in a field behind the houses, on the west side of routes 4 & 32, about mile south of the bridge and about mile north of Starks Knob Road, in the hamlet of Northumberland. The Laing stones have been moved south to the Prospect Hill Cemetery, lot 322, in the Town of Saratoga. Laing, Thomas d Mar 7, 1835, 66ys     (Prospect Hill) Laing, Mary Dumont d Feb 17, 1863, 92ys Relict of Thomas     (Prospect Hill) Laing, Julia Ann d Dec 27, 1836, 21ys Daughter of Thomas & Mary     (Prospect Hill) Laing, Helen d Nov 2, 1834, 34y 2m 4d The oldest daughter of Thomas & Mary     (Prospect Hill) Coffinger, Jonas M. d June 16, 1860, 6ys Son of T. & J.     (at original cemetery location)

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