Place:Waits Cemetery, Tioga, New York, United States

NameWaits Cemetery
Alt namesCemetery at Waits
Waits Settlement Cemetery
Coordinates42.00745°N 76.26923°W
Located inTioga, New York, United States
Also located inWaits, Tioga, New York, United States    
Owego (town), Tioga, New York, United States    

Waits Cemetery was established next to Waits Methodist Episcopal Church on lands known at the time as 'Waits Settlement', and which later became known as 'Waits'. It is situated just to the east of the corner of Waits Road and Waites Road in Tioga County, New York on lands once owned by Henry Wait (1764-1858)


Interments listed:

  • Tioga NYGENWEB: Waits Cemtery This link should take you to a 1927 DAR list that was mis-titled 'North Candor Cemetery, Town of Owego'. Except for the first few names, it is in fact almost entirely made up of burials that can be found at Waits Cemetery, Tioga County, NY (that's south of Owego, whereas Candor, Tioga, NY is north of Owego).
  • Waits Cemetery This has a more complete list of burials, including a few more recent burials.