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Trinity Church Cemetery
Saint Gilles, Lotbiniere County, Quebec
Contributed by Leslie Nutbrown, Jul 17, 2006, last edited Nov 25, 2006 [firstname.lastname@example.org]. Total records = 20.
From Leeds, Megantic County, take Route 269 North. Continue past Parkhurst and St. Sylvester. You will eventually come to a Y in the road where the Gosford Road (Route 218) meets the Craig Road (Route 269). The cemetery access is very close to this junction but it cannot be seen from the road.
There was a sign at one time but it has disappeared. The entrance to the cemetery is on the East side of Route 269 right at the junction and it appears you are driving into a private driveway. Ask locally for help in finding the cemetery. Drive past the house and you sill see an opening in the woods. It is very narrow and the large tree branches may scratch vehicles. The cemetery is about 500 feet at the end of this trail.
There are only a few stones and we saw evidence that someone or group has cut some brush and piled it and did a little mowing. I don't have any information on Trinity Church or where it was located.
Susan Nutbrown and I walked and read this cemetery on Jul 16, 2006.
- Leslie Nutbrown
s/w = sealed with or shares a stone with
Brennan, Nathaniel, d. 6 Sep 1883
Crane, Edward, b. 1845, d. 1909
Crane, Edward, d. 10 Apr 1870, age: 84yrs
Crane, Fanny, no dates, wife of L. Boyle
Crane, Robert J., b. 1883, d. 1940
Crane, Robert, b. 1816, d. 1905, s/w & husband of Margaret Sutherland
Dala??, Jane, d. 29 Dec 1850, age: 96yrs, wife of Joseph Lefebvre
Lefebvre, David, b. 25 Jun 1854 St. Giles, Quebec, d. 3 Feb 1899 Berlin, New Hampshire
Lefebvre, James, d. 12 Oct 1892 St. Giles, Quebec, age: 72yrs, s/w & husband of Ann
Lefebvre, William Joseph, d. 14 Sep 1853, age: 1yr, son of James & Ann (Smith) Lefebvre
Reid, Mary A., b. 12 Apr 1834, d. 2 Sep 1901, s/w & wife of Thomas
Reid, Thomas, b. 12 May 1817, d. 5 Sep 1885, s/w & husband of Mary
Shields, Catherine, d. 26 Sep 1872, age: 48yrs, wife of James Smith
Smith, Albert, d. 12 Feb 1864, age: 18m, son of William & Ann
Smith, Ann, d. 1 Jan 1905, age: 73yrs, s/w & wife of James Lefebvre
Smith, Edward, d. 18 Jan 1893, age: 73yrs
Smith, Mary Ann, d. 26 Jun 1888, age: 12y 1m 4d, daughter of Edward Smith
Smith, Mary, d. 23 Oct 1853, age: 19y 10m
Smith, Rebecca, d. 12 Aug 1864, age: 13y 7m, daughter of William & Ann
Sutherland, Margaret, d. 16 Oct 1885, s/w & wife of Robert Crane
Deaths & Obituary Notices: Newspapers 1690-Present