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Uigg Pioneer Cemetery
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Uigg Pioneer Cemetery
Queens County, Prince Edward Island

Contributed by Leslie Nutbrown, Jun 25, 2006, last edited Sep 16, 2006 [lnutbrown@videotron.ca]. Total records = 33.

From Charlottetown, take the Trans Canada Highway (Route 1) east about 20km to route 3 toward Georgetown. Take route 3 about 8 km to route 24 on your right. Continue on route 24 to the hamlet of Uigg. You will see the Uigg cemetery on your right. Continue on a km or two and you will find the Uigg Pioneer Cemetery on your left.

This old cemetery is the final resting place of Scotch settlers mostly from the Isle of Skye. Some stones are not easy to read and a couple are lying flat. The cemetery is not very big and there is no fence or gate but the cemetery is kept mowed.

Susan Nutbrown and I made a complete recording of all legible tombstones in June of 2006.

- Leslie Nutbrown

Bears, Lucy, b. 1838, d. 1918, s/w & wife of Benjamin Nicholson
Campbell, James, d. 30 Oct 1859, age: 5y 10m, son of John & Euphemia
Campbell, James, d. 6 Jun 1837, age: 44yrs
Gillis, Archibald, no dates, cannot read rest of stone
Gillis, Isabella, d. 1868, s/w & wife of Alexander McLeod
Gillis, Martha, no dates, wife of Archibald
Martin, Martin, d. 8 Aug 1861, age: 90yrs, native of Isle of Skye, Scotland. Emigrated in 1830
Martin, Mary, d. 20 Oct 1869, age: 83yrs, s/w & wife of Donald McLeod
McDonald, ?, d. 12 Mar 1853, age: 57yrs
McDonald, Christina, d. Jul 1838, age: 28yrs, wife of Samuel McPherson
McDonald, Duncan, d. 13 Aug 1871, age: 74yrs, native of Isle of Skye, Scotland. Emigrated to this island in 1830
McDonald, Duncan, d. Apr ?, stone is broken
McDonald, Jessie, d. 15 Oct 1889, age: 78yrs, wife of Peter Gillis
McDonald, Jessie, d. 6 Mar 1855, age: 33yrs, wife of Donald McLeod
McDonald, John, d. 23 Mar 1844, age: 16yrs, of Orwell Head, formerly of Perth, Scotland
McDonald, John, d. 28 Nov 186?, age: 29yrs, son of Catherine Gillis
McDonald, Margaret, d. 15 Sep 1854, age: 20y 4m, 3rd dau of Duncan & Catherine
McDonald, Sarah, d. 10 Mar 1859, age: 59yrs, wife of ?
McKenzie, Christina, d. 4 Dec 1869, age: 25yrs, dau of John & Catherine
McLeod, Alexander, no dates, cannot read rest of stone, s/w & husband of Isabella Gillis
McLeod, Angus, d. 12 Feb 1873 Cambridge, Mass, age: 30y 10m, M. D. graduate of Harvard University, s/w Duncan McLeod
McLeod, Catharine, d. 8 Aug 1843, age: 24y 6m, wife of John
McLeod, Catherine, d. 22 Aug 1871, age: 64yrs, wife of John Mckenzie
McLeod, Christy, d. 29 Mar 1850, age: 37yrs, 2nd wife of John
McLeod, Donald, d. 10 Sep 1862, age: 4y 4m, son of Donald & Flora
McLeod, Donald, d. 17 Nov 1854, age: 72yrs, native of Isle of Skye, Scotland, s/w & husband of Mary Martin
McLeod, Duncan, d. Feb 1865, age: 26yrs, s/w Angus McLeod, M.D.
McLeod, Flora, d. 1 Nov 1863, age: 1y 4m, dau of Donald & Flora
McLeod, Sarah, d. 1 Jun 1867, age: 11yrs, dau of John & Mary
McPhee, Anna, d. 1866, wife of Calum MacLeod (gravestone is in Gaelic)
Nicholson, Marion, d. 27 Aug 1864, age: 58yrs, wife of Angus
Nicolson, Benjamin, b. 1838, d. 1893, s/w & husband of Lucy Bears
Nicolson, Margaret Louisa, b. 1884, d. 1897, dau of Benjamin & Lucy

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