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Vale Perkins, Brome County, Quebec
Contributed by Joan Cruickshank, Jul 07, 2008, last edited Jul 19, 2008 [firstname.lastname@example.org]. Total records = 89.
From the Eastern Townships Autoroute 10, take the exit for St.-Benoit-Du-Lac, and follow Route 112 in the direction of Magog, Quebec, until you reach Chemin des Peres. Follow Chemin des Peres for about 8 miles until you reach the village of Austin. Chemin des Peres becomes Chemin Nicholas Austin when you reach the Austin townline.
At the four corners in Austin, continue straight until you see Chemin Cooledge in the direction of Knowlton Landing. Follow that road until you see Chemin de la Pointe, in the direction of Vale Perkins. The cemetery is located on Chemin de la Pointe.
Named after Moses George who came to Bolton Township, from the United States, in 1794, and settled in the George Pond area with his wife, Abigail, this cemetery dates back to 1834. It sits on a knoll and is surrounded by an iron fence and gate bearing its name. It is well maintained and could still be an active cemetery having had a burial as recent as 2005. Due to age, a few of the stones were illegible, so my listing is not complete.
I walked this cemetery in July 2008, and transcribed from the stones to the best of my ability.- Joan Cruickshank
b. = born
d. = died
d/o = daughter of
h/o = husband of
s/o = son of
s/w = stone with
sss/w = shared surname stone with
w/o = wife of
??, Martha E., b. 1864, d. 1939
??, Miranda M., b. 1844, d. 1920
Achilles, James B., b. 17 Oct 1816, d. 12 Jul 1878
Angier, Valerie Alice, b. 1844, d. Jul 1875
Bachelder, Nellie B. Tuck, b. 1867, d. 1893, w/o E. D.
Banbury, Harriet, b. 1791, d. 1875, w/o & s/w Jacob
Banbury, Jacob, b. 1779, d. 1852, s/w & h/o Harriet
Barnes, Margaret Abigail George, b. 13 Mar 1921, d. 6 Oct 1994, w/o & s/w Mathew Herbert
Barnes, Matthew Herbert, b. 22 Aug 1912, d. 6 Jun 2005, s/w & h/o Margaret Abigail George
Basford, Hannah, b. 1791, d. 1875, w/o & s/w Jacob
Basford, Jacob, b. 1779, d. 1852, s/w & h/o Hannah
Challis, Martha N., b. 1893, d. 1981
Coates, Pauline, d. 1936, s/w Robert G. her brother. "Infant children of Elwin & Alice"
Coates, Robert G., d. 1934, s/w Pauline his sister. "Infant children of Elwin & Alice"
Darling, Cora B. Jones, b. 1861, d. 1939, w/o Hiram, sss/w Lorinda, & Hiram
Darling, Elizabeth E. Hand, b. 1859, d. 1935, w/o & s/w Urban A.
Darling, Hiram, b. 1856, d. 1928, sss/w Cora B., & Lorinda
Darling, Lorinda, b. 1836, d. 1927, w/o Henry, sss/w Cora B., & Hiram
Darling, Urban A., b. 1859, d. 1940, s/w & h/o Elizabeth E. Hand
Drew, Almira Libby, d. 11 Oct 1899, age 74y 7m, w/o Samuel
Drew, Mary Kelley, d. 28 Feb 1843, age 60 yrs, w/o Samuel
Drew, Samuel, d. 7 Oct 1866, age 75y 10m
Elliot, Alfrata, b. 1851, d. 26 Dec 1862, d/o Eli & Laura
George, Abigail Basford, b. 1817, d. 1888, w/o & s/w Albert C.
George, Abigail Channell, d. 13 Aug 1859, age 77 yrs, w/o & s/w Moses
George, Albert C., b. 1812, d. 1889, s/w & h/o Abigail Basford
George, Alice May, b. 25 Aug 1884, d. 1 Jun 1916, d/o L.P. & E. J. "Also two infants"
George, Axie J. Drew, b. 1854, d. 1934, w/o & s/w Ernest S.
George, Babies, d. 17 Nov 1877, and 28 Jan 1884, two infant sons of R. Nelson & Mary
George, Charles H., b. 1808, d. 1834
George, Charles, d. 9 Jan 1891, age 59y 1m
George, Diana B., d. 11 Sep 1872
George, Emma Adelaide, b. 1848, d. 8 Mar 1902
George, Ernest S., b. 1847, d. 1934, s/w & h/o Axie J. Drew
George, Estella J. Darling, b. 24 Apr 1862, d. 11 Jul 1956, w/o & s/w Lewis P.
George, Heman, stone illegible
George, Jane Wright, b. 1837, d. 1878, s/w Robert E. her husband, & Minnie
George, John C., b. 1889, d. 1962, s/w & h/o Margaret Lloyd
George, John Stewart, b. 8 May 1888, d. 17 Jul 1888
George, John, illegible stone
George, L. Earl, b. 1899, d. 1986, s/w Laura his wife, & Lewis his son
George, Laura Davis, b. 1907, d. 1978, s/w L. Earl her husband, & Lewis her son
George, Lewis P., b. 26 Nov 1858, d. 6 Feb 1922, s/w & h/o Estella J. Darling
George, Lewis, b. 1941, d. no date, s/o & s/w L. Earl & Laura
George, Lynsey, b. 1876, d. 1889, s/o N. & M.
George, Margaret Lloyd, b. 1897, d. 1981, w/o & s/w John C.
George, Mary Cooper, b. 1850, d. 1924, s/w Moses H. her husband, & Mary
George, Mary Wright, b. 1839, d. 1875, s/w Moses H. her husband, & Mary
George, Minnie, b. 1866, d. 1953, s/w Robert E. & Jane
George, Moses H., b. 1842, d. 1917, s/w Mary, & Mary his wives
George, Moses H., d. 15 Aug 1854, age 53y 2m
George, Moses N., d. 2 Oct 1839, age 3y 5m, s/o M. H. & S. B.,
George, Moses, d. 15 Jan 1835, age 64 yrs, s/w & h/o Abigail Channell
George, R. Nelson, b. 7 May 1846, d. Nov 1928
George, Robert E., b. 1837, d. 1921, s/w Jane his wife, & Minnie
George, Sophronia Basford, d. 3 Aug 1881, age 67y 2m, w/o M. H.
George, William C., b. 1837, d. 27 Jan 1861
George, William L., b. Jul 1859, d. Jun 11, 1861
George, William, d. 5 Sep 1871, age 1y 4m 16d, s/o Heman & Jane
Jewett, Jane S. George, b. 28 Sep 1843, d. 30 Jan 1922
Jones, Charles G., b. 1890, d. 1971, s/w & h/o Winnie M. Smith
Jones, Clara A. George, b. 1858, d. 1935, w/o & s/w Gardner B.
Jones, Diana E., d. Nov 1900, age 20 yrs, d/o G.B. & C.A.
Jones, Edward W., b. 30 Dec 1930, d. 30 Jan 2003
Jones, Esther J. Cote, b. 22 Nov 1932, d. no date, w/o & s/w Lawrence S.
Jones, Fred L., b. 1929, d. 1938, s/o & s/w John Brock & Kate Adelaide
Jones, Gardner B., b. 1853, d. 1905, s/w & h/o Clara A. George
Jones, Gordon E., b. 1921, d. 1989, s/w & h/o Muriel
Jones, John Brock, b. 1886, d. 1959, s/w Kate Adelaide, & his son Fred L.
Jones, Kate Adelaide, b. 1888, d. 1976, s/w John Brock, & her son, Fred L. Native of Broome, England
Jones, Lawrence S., b. 2 Apr 1928, d. no date, h/o & s/w Esther J. Cote
Jones, Lyle Furber, b. 19 May 1898, d. 28 Oct 1985
Jones, Muriel, b. 1922, d. no date, w/o & s/w Gordon E.
Jones, Winnie M. Smith, b. 1890, d. 1933, w/o & s/w Charles G.
Levoy, Anstus E. George, b. May 1851, d. May 1891, w/o Ervin
Levoy, Loella, d. 5 Jun 1881, age 3 weeks, d/o Ervin & Anstus E.
Magoon, ??, d. 25 Aug 1880, child of Robert
Magoon, Aubrey M., d. 8 May 1880, age 1y 6m, child of Robert
Picken, Herbert W. Jr., b. 11-08-68, d. 01-09-89, s/w Karen
Picken, Karen Jones, b. 11-18-68, d. 14-06-90, s/w Herbert W. Jr.
Rennie, Thomas Herbert, b. 1887, d. 12 Jul 1903
Sullivan, Marguerite Hoyt, b. 5 Apr 1926, d. 18 Nov 1994
Tilton, Cora E. George, b. 1861, d. 1953, w/o & s/w Edward A.
Tilton, Edward A., b. 1863, d. 1893, s/w & h/o Cora E. George
Tuck, A. Albertine Stone, b. 1835, d. 1920, w/o & s/w John F.
Tuck, Cynthia A. George, d. 27 May 1876, age 42 yrs, w/o John F.
Tuck, Gertrude J., b. 1860, d. 1880
Tuck, John F., b. 1835, d. 1928, s/w & h/o A. Albertine Stone
Ward, Andrew, d. 1 Aug 1887, age 9mo, s/o D. & O.
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