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Burford Congregational Cemetery
Burford Township, Brant County, Ontario, Canada
404 Maple Avenue South, Burford, Ontario
Lot 3, Concession 7, Burford Twp
Contributed by Murray E. Fair, Jan 18, 2007, last edited Mar 11,
Total records = 1,193.
To reach this cemetery, take Colborne Street West, a.k.a. Highway
53, from Brantford, and travel west to the village of Burford. At
the main intersection in Burford, there are traffic lights there,
turn left and travel 1 block south on Maple Avenue and the cemetery
is on your left, the east side of Maple Avenue South.
This cemetery is considered as inactive. It is an old
cemetery with many of the old slab type tombstones. There is some
evidence of vandalism, broken stones etc. The cemetery comes under
the jurisdiction of and it is maintained by the Corporation of the
County of Brant.
I walked this cemetery in the Fall of 2006, reading and
recording the inscription on each and every tombstone and or marker
that I was able to read in order to complete the transcription process.
- Murray E. Fair
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