Hillside Cemetery

Hillside Cemetery Historic Cemetery in Clarendon, NY

123 Years after it was built, the chapel gets a new slate roof
03/25/2018

123 Years after it was built, the chapel gets a new slate roof

October 26, 2015
03/25/2018

October 26, 2015

Dalton Thurley completes his Eagle Scout project in Hillside
10/16/2017

Dalton Thurley completes his Eagle Scout project in Hillside

August 30, 2017 at 1pm Mrs. Ida Brace Cook age 107 will be laid to rest in Hillside Cemetery next to her beloved husband...
08/24/2017

August 30, 2017 at 1pm Mrs. Ida Brace Cook age 107 will be laid to rest in Hillside Cemetery next to her beloved husband Gordon Cook a relative of Revolutionary War Soldier Lemuel Cook of Clarendon. Please join us for a graveside service if you are able. I had the great pleasure of meeting Ida last year and she was a lovely person. She had a wonderful life and we will celebrate her.

I love it when people come and spend time in the cemetery.  This was a team effort by three lovely ladies.
06/09/2017

I love it when people come and spend time in the cemetery. This was a team effort by three lovely ladies.

June at Hillside
06/05/2017

June at Hillside

07/16/2016

Perfect timing today as there were people in the cemetery from Arizona visiting graves and I got to show them our Titanic survivors grave and the grave of our only Orleans County soldier to die in battle at Gettysburg during the Civil War.

06/20/2016

Thank You William G. Pomeroy Foundation for approving the grant submitted by Tim Archer's 7th grade students for an historical marker for the grave of:
HERBERT TAYLOR
PRIVATE, 140TH NY INFANTRY
DIED JULY 2, 1863 AT
LITTLE ROUND TOP DURING
BATTLE OF GETTYSBURG.
BURIED IN THIS CEMETERY.
WILLIAM G. POMEROY FOUNDATION 2016

June 2, 2016 Paypal Updates
06/02/2016

June 2, 2016 Paypal Updates

Running totals for PAYPAL only!  Come on you out of towners!  Support your favorite candidate!!
06/01/2016

Running totals for PAYPAL only! Come on you out of towners! Support your favorite candidate!!

Samson supporters at Holley Jr. SR. High!!
05/28/2016

Samson supporters at Holley Jr. SR. High!!

05/26/2016

Samson interview continued.....

05/26/2016

Gamma!

05/26/2016

Samson can do interviews in his sleep!

running totals for paypal votes as of today
05/26/2016

running totals for paypal votes as of today

News from last night at Holley Elementary School student council sponsored event!
05/25/2016

News from last night at Holley Elementary School student council sponsored event!

OK Here are the current PayPal numbers for all that are interested.  This does not include the ballot boxes.  VOTE VOTE ...
05/24/2016

OK Here are the current PayPal numbers for all that are interested. This does not include the ballot boxes. VOTE VOTE VOTE!!!!!

GCC students and their leader Derek Maxfield pulled off another fine performace!  We had a good turn out and the weather...
05/02/2016

GCC students and their leader Derek Maxfield pulled off another fine performace! We had a good turn out and the weather was decent.

Holley Elementary Student Council Hosted a Read-A-Thon April 19,2016.  Special guest was The Cat in the Hat.  So much fu...
04/20/2016

Holley Elementary Student Council Hosted a Read-A-Thon April 19,2016. Special guest was The Cat in the Hat. So much fun for a special cause. Monies raised go towards the Hillside Chapel restoration. Thank You to all who participated!!

10/18/2015

Hillside Heritage Events will include a series of evening lectures, sans technology, inside the chapel itself at Hillside Cemetery, outside the village of Holley. Lectures begin at 7:00 PM and are free, though donations to the restoration fund are gladly accepted.

Oct. 26th – GCC Associate Dean of the Orleans County Campus Centers and Historian Jim Simon will present “The Philosophy of History: What Does it Matter?”
Nov. 2nd – GCC Associate Professor Derek Maxfield will present “Victorian death and the Civil War.”
Ticket sales for the basket raffle will continue into November. Call 585-638-6371 x104 to learn how you can buy tickets. Several great themed baskets have been donated by local businesses and residents including Stoney Meadows Alpacas & Fiber Boutique, Dr. Daniel Schiavone, DDS, Wiley’s Animal Ark Animal Care, Brigden Memorials, Hurds Orchards, White Farm Bed & Breakfast and others.

These events are part of an on-going fund raising campaign by the Clarendon Historical Society with the goal of restoring the chapel to once again make it available for public use with anticipated uses to be lectures, art exhibits, concerts and historical displays. The Town of Clarendon recently received a grant of $20,000 from the Rochester Area Community Foundation.

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09/23/2015

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Here are the baskets we have so far that we will be selling tickets for.  Take a chance or two or more and help support ...
09/17/2015

Here are the baskets we have so far that we will be selling tickets for. Take a chance or two or more and help support a GREAT cause.

These are the meeting minutes from May 3, 1894 reporting three additional bids to build the chapel.  Nervill L. Cole was...
08/31/2015

These are the meeting minutes from May 3, 1894 reporting three additional bids to build the chapel. Nervill L. Cole was awarded the bid.

These are the meeting minutes from March 23, 1894 listing bids received for the chapel construction.  \
08/31/2015

These are the meeting minutes from March 23, 1894 listing bids received for the chapel construction. \

These are the meeting minutes from January 27, 1894 discussing the architect that drew up the plans for the chapel.
08/31/2015

These are the meeting minutes from January 27, 1894 discussing the architect that drew up the plans for the chapel.

We will have the chapel open for tours 9:30-Noon on Memorial Day May 25thStop by and have a glass of lemonade and a cook...
05/24/2015

We will have the chapel open for tours 9:30-Noon on Memorial Day May 25th
Stop by and have a glass of lemonade and a cookie.
We will be selling geraniums to raise funds to help restore the chapel

Veterans Day 2015
05/19/2015

Veterans Day 2015

Hillside Cemetery
05/14/2015

Hillside Cemetery

Hillside Cemetery's cover photo
05/14/2015

Hillside Cemetery's cover photo

Hillside Cemetery
05/14/2015

Hillside Cemetery

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05/14/2015

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Photos from Hillside Cemetery's post
05/14/2015

Photos from Hillside Cemetery's post

Timeline Photos
05/12/2015

Timeline Photos

Photos from Hillside Cemetery's post
05/11/2015

Photos from Hillside Cemetery's post

Mother Nature Hits the Cemetery, Divine Intervention  the result
04/30/2015

Mother Nature Hits the Cemetery, Divine Intervention the result

Clarendon to celebrate historic cemetery, chapelSaturday, September 20, 2014
04/30/2015

Clarendon to celebrate historic cemetery, chapel
Saturday, September 20, 2014

Hillside Cemetery's cover photo
04/30/2015

Hillside Cemetery's cover photo

Mark Thomas, 7th grade English teacher assigned groups to work on a service project in their community.  These boys chos...
04/30/2015

Mark Thomas, 7th grade English teacher assigned groups to work on a service project in their community. These boys chose Hillside Cemetery

These are receipts showing payment to Addison Forbes the architect and to Nerville & Ida Cole for work and materials
04/26/2015

These are receipts showing payment to Addison Forbes the architect and to Nerville & Ida Cole for work and materials

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South Holley Rd
Holley, NY
14470

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