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Upper Cemetery
Norfolk County, Ontario, Canada

Townsend Center, Townsend Township, Ont.

Contributed by Gloria Pare, Jan 14, 2001 [gloriapare@sympatico.ca] . Total records = 18.

This is a complete record of the stones remaining in this cemetery, the remains of which were found when the villiage of Townsend was being built. The cemetery was original part of the farm belonging to George Upper. The remaining stones have been mounted in a wall in the center of the park in Townsend.

- Gloria Pare

Brown, John, d. Jun 9, 1854, in his 57th yr
Davis, Gereetia, d. Jan. 9, 1845, aged 34y 4m 24ds, w/o Joel Davis
Dee, James, d. Aug. 2, 1862, Native of ???, Ireland
Henning, Wilson L., d. Apr 30, 1866, aged 6m 26ds, s/o John & Sarah Henning
Hough, Deratus, d. Nov. 20, 1857, aged 61ys
Lock, William, d. Mar 13, 1857, aged 38ys
Moffett, Job, d. Jan. 4, 1865, aged 67y 4ds
Park, Peter B., d. Oct. 8, 1859, aged 36y 4m 23ds
Parkinson, Ann Milson, d. Sep 2, 1864, aged 3m 20ds, d/o Thomas & Charlotte Parkinson
Scott, William, d. Dec. 5, 1859, aged 72ys, Native of Northumberland, England
Shaw, Considder, d. Jul 20, 1855, in his, 43rd, yr
Shaw, Zacchaeus, d. Oct. ??, 1872, aged 21y 2ms, s/o Considder & Elizabeth Shaw
Tagart, Lucinda, d. May 18, 1851, in her 41st yr
Tayrel, Almira A., d. Apr 21, 1854, aged 38y 5m 3ds, w/o Alexander Tayrel
Upper, Anna G.,
b. Apr 24, 1864, d. Aug., 22, 1864, s/w Arthur S. Upper
Upper, Arthur S.,
d. ???? 19, 1861, s/w Anna G. Upper
Wilken, Ann Eliza,
d. Jun 4, 1873, aged 2y 10m 11ds, d/o Thos. & Mary Wilken
Wright, Robert,
d. Nov. 14, 1856, aged 45yrs

There are also 3 footstones mounted on the wall as follows: "RW", "AEW", "GD" - possibly for the following people: Robert Wright, Ann Eliza Wilken and Geretta David"

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