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Glen Farnham Cemetery
East Farnham, Brome County, Quebec

Gaspé & Miltimore Rds, East Farnham, Qc

Contributed by Marilyn Davis, May 24, 2008, last edited Jun 06, 2008 [davismarilyn@axion.ca]. Total records = 10.

To reach this cemetery, take the Autoroute 10 E. towards Sherbrooke, exit 78, turn right on Blvd Bromont, right on rue Shefford left on chemin de Gaspé, and then left on chemin Miltimore. It is up on a bank on the northwest side of the corner of Rue de Gaspé and Chemin Miltimore. I am not sure if this is Cowansville, or East Farnham.

This cemetery was sent to me by Douglas Hall of Iron Hill, Qc. In his words: "The cemetery is old and abandoned, badly in need of upkeep. It is overgrown, with branches laying on the ground. It has an old page wire fence and still pretty solid, but the posts are now broken or tipped over so perhaps a few need replacement.

On Wallings map, this area was called Glen Farnham and there was a sawmill, a gristmill and a small creamery but it has all disappeared, Douglas was told that the grindstone was still there on the river bank but he hasn't found it yet."

I have transcribed what Doug Hall sent to me. Further questions concerning this cemetery may be directed to Doug Hall, antiquebaker@sympatico.ca.

- Marilyn Davis

Legend:

b = born
br/o = brother of
bur = buried
d. = died
d/o = daughter of
f/o = father of
g/d. = granddaughter
g/s. = grandson
h/o = husband of
m/o = mother of
p/o = parents of
s/o = son of
s/w = shared stone
sis/o = sister of
w/o = wife of

Beard, Jane Forget, d. Mar 4, 1861, age: 84 yrs, w/o Elijah Beard
Berry, Ezoa Loelah, d. Apr 6, 1871, age: 11 yrs 2 mos 12 dys, d/o Hiram & Clara Berry
Berry, Hiram W., d. Jun 23, 1853, age: 47 yrs 9 mos
Bourn, Eliza B? Persons, d. Sep 22, 1877, age: 28 yrs 7 mos 9 dys, w/o Milton Bourn
Bourn, Nathaniel, d. May 1878, age: 22 yrs 6 mos, "The angel called, touched him, and he slept"
Caverly, Carry, d. Sep ????, d/o John & E.E. Caverly. s/w Willie Caverly
Caverly, Willie, d. Sep 8, 18?5, s/o John & E.E. Caverly
Howard, Harry, d. Jul 25, 1870, s/o Andrew & P. Howard
Lawrence, James E., d. Jun 11, 1878, age: 11 mos, s/o Samuel E. & Rowena Lawrence
Whitehead, Nancy Bowine, d. Sep 26, 1912, age: 47 yrs, w/o J. Whitehead

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