Van Slyke Forest Hill Cemetery Section 2 Lot 44

Van Slyke Home in Mansion Hill

Napoleon Bonaparte Van Slyke Dec 21, 1822 Feb 14, 1909
  • Elected Second Ward alderman in the first city election.
  • A farmer and businessman in New York, he came to Madison in 1853.
  • He helped select and improve Forest Hill
  • A UW regent from 1848 to 1879.
  • Served in the Civil War
  • He was instrumental in erecting the city hall and purchasing the first fire engine.
    Annie Ruth Corbett Van Slyke Aug 12, 1834 Sept 30, 1911
  • Wife of Napoleon Bonaparte Van Slyke
    Laura Sheldon Van Slyke Apr 8, 1825 Sep 20, 1857
  • Wife of Napoleon Bonaparte Van Slyke

    Maie Van Slyke Apr 19, 1861 1887
  • Wife of Jn? M. Dodson

    EW Sheldon Van Slyke Dec 2?, 1854

    Rubie Snodgrass Jan 2?, 1887 Apr 3, 1912?
  • Wife of ??? Van Slyke

    James Mears Van Slyke
  • SON and His Devoted Wife Elizabeth