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Irvine Presbyterian Cemetery
Brokenstraw Township

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Located behind a beautiful small stone church, the Irvine Presbyterian Cemetery is a small active cemetery located in Irvine.

Irvine Cemetery sign

Driving directions from the Hickory Street bridge in Warren: go west on Pennsylvania Ave W/US-6 (business route) along the Allegheny River. US Hwy 62 will join with US 6 before you leave Warren and the highways will become a free-access 4-lane. Drive through Starbrick and continue west. Merge south, following US-62 toward Tidioute/Tionesta (at this point US 6 will continue west to Youngsville). Just before you cross the Allegheny River, turn right on National Forge Road. Cross the Brokenstraw Creek, then enter the village of Irvine. Continue along, watching for the post office on the right. Across the road will be the Irvine Presbyterian Church; the cemetery is behind the church. Pull into the parking lot on the left, before you reach the church. It's a short walk back to the cemetery.

There are two small walled enclosures just behind the church, each containing gravestones.


Take a stroll through the cemetery...

Across the top of the gate is the inscription: W. A. Irvine    
Irvine Cemetery    
Inside the enclosure is this tombstone...
Emily Duncan
Born at Carlisle, Penn'a
February 26, 1793
Died in Irvine, Penn'a
July 14, 1866


  Irvine Cemetery
Irvine Cemetery  

The second walled enclosure, with the back of the stone church visible beyond.

On the face of the large stone:

Julia P. Osborn
Apr. 27, 1798
Died Dec. 8, 1809

Caroline C.
Wife of Seth Payn
Born Nov. 16, 1803
Died June 3, 1857

At the base of the stone with the cross:

Saran Duncan Irvine Biddle
Born at Irvine
May 17, 1862
Died at Philadelphia
June 7, 1877


On the large stone:

Thomas Montgomery Biddle
Born at Carlisle, Pa.
July 9, 1829
Died at Erie, Pa.
January 28, 1864

  Irvine Cemetery
Most of the cemetery has a woodsy feel with gravestones scattered throughout the grounds
Irvine Cemetery
All photographs contributed by Penelope Repko
Overview of the cemetery


Over 125 interments are listed on Find-A-Grave - Irvine Presbyterian Cemetery, many with photographs of the individual tombstones.

Robin Carpenter has done a survey of the cemetery stones.




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