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Compton County, Quebec
Contributed by Leslie Nutbrown, Apr 18, 2006 [firstname.lastname@example.org]. Total records = 11.
From the town of Compton take Route 147 North a few miles. As you start to go down the hill, keep an eye out for the cemetery on the left side of the road. If coming from Lennoxville, take 143 to 147 and continue past Milby. The cemetery will be on the right side of the hill near the top.
This burying ground is in the area known by old timers as Libby Hill. Today there is a busy highway and no place to park along it so one would have to drive into a farmer's yard and walk the short distance to the cemetery.
There is only one monument. All the names are inscribed on it. (The name on the sign is Libbey and the monument Libby). It is fenced and has a sign and gate but really no access road.
I visited and read this cemetery in April 2006.- Leslie Nutbrown
Brown, Jennie, b. 1863, d. 1883, wife of Wesley Libby
Libby, Climena, b. 1812, d. 1902
Libby, Dr. Benjamin, d. 7 Oct 1878, age: 81y 6m 22d
Libby, Elgiva, b. 1810, d. 1899
Libby, Elizabeth, b. 1828, d. 1879, wife of William P. Libby
Libby, George, b. 1864, d. 1879
Libby, Grace, b. 1866, d. 1873
Libby, Selah B., d. 25 May 1868, age: 18y 1m, son of William & Elizabeth
Libby, Susan, d. 28 Dec 1861, age: 74y 8m, wife of Dr. Benjamin Libby
Libby, Wesley, b. 1856, d. 1877
Libby, William P., d. 18 Jun 1874, age: 58yrs
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