Tuesday, July 30, 2013
Joshua Mersereau buried in Presho Cemetery-Lindley,NY
(A clipping from a Staten Island newspaper)
This is just one of the Revolutionary soldiers buried in the Town of Lindley Cemeteries. In the Lindsley Burying Ground are Col.Eleazer Lindsley-(founder of the town ) and 2 of his son-in-laws who also served.
Dr.Ezekiel Mulford and Captain John Seelye. (The exact location of Col. Lindsley or Captain Seelye graves are not known.)
A new marker for Col.Lindsley was placed in the cemetery in 1990 Lindley Bicentennial celebration by the Heritage Days Committee.
Both Col. Lindsley and Joshua Mersereau have been inducted into the Steuben County Hall of Fame.
Joshua's portrait is on display in the Military Room in the Tioga County,Penna. Museum in Wellsboro,Pennsylvania