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Leeds, Megantic County, Quebec
Contributed by Joan Cruickshank, Sep 17, 2006 [firstname.lastname@example.org]. Total records = 21.
From Inverness, Quebec, travel northeast on the Gosford Road, until you reach the 11th Range Road. Then travel East on the 11th Range Road for a short distance and the cemetery is on the left a bit back from the road, but clearly visible.
This tiny cemetery is one of many "orphaned cemeteries" that the Megantic County Historical Society have adopted and maintain. Both the cemetery and its 11 headstones are in good order. The earliest burial that I could find was in 1830.
I visited and read this cemetery on Sep 16, 2006. This includes all existing and legible headstone readings.- Joan Cruickshank
b. = born
d. = died
h/o = husband of
s/o = son of
s/w = stone with
w/o = wife of
Cummings, Annie Plummer, d. 7 Jan 1896, age 73y 5m 17d, s/w Henry her husband, & Ralph
Cummings, Henry, d. 29 Jan 1900, age 73y 10m, s/w Annie his wife, & Ralph
Cummings, Ralph, b. 25 Dec 1853, d. 23 Feb 1926, s/w Henry & Annie
Haskett, Ann Olivia Cummings, b. 1849, d. 1930
Plummer, Agnes, b. 1854, d. 1860, s/w William & Elizabeth her parents, Robert her brother, & Jennie her sister
Plummer, Elizabeth Fraser, b. 1833, d. 1914, s/w William her husband, & Robert, Agnes, & Jennie her children
Plummer, Jennie, b. 1863, d. 1881, s/w William & Elizabeth her parents, Robert her brother, & Agnes her sister
Plummer, Robert, b. 1853, d. 1860, s/w William & Elizabeth his parents, & Agnes, & Jennie his sisters
Plummer, William, Sr., b. 1794, d. 12 Mar 1831, age 37 yrs. Native of Co. Wexford, Ireland. First settler in the Township of Inverness
Plummer, William, b. 1826, d. 1902, s/w Elizabeth his wife, & Robert, Agnes, & Jennie his children
Rickaby, Alice, d. 14 Dec 1849, age 56 yrs, w/o & s/w Hamilton
Rickaby, Ann Moffett, d. 28 Apr 1833, age 64 yrs, w/o & s/w John, Sr.
Rickaby, Arthur, d. 3 Aug 1875, age 4y 7m, s/w Sarah A. his mother
Rickaby, Ellen McCutcheon, b. 4 Mar 1846, d. 14 Nov 1915, w/o & s/w Jeremiah
Rickaby, Frederick, d. 1866, s/o W. & S.
Rickaby, Hamilton, d. 4 May 1838, age 49 yrs, s/w & h/o Alice
Rickaby, Jeremiah, b. 14 Feb 1848, d. 2 May 1911, s/w & h/o Ellen McCutcheon
Rickaby, John, Sr., d. 28 Nov 1830, age 72 yrs, s/w & h/o Ann Moffett
Rickaby, Robert, d. 21 Aug 1893, age 77 yrs
Rickaby, Sarah A. Bridget, d. 29 Nov 1874, age 40y 7m, w/o William, s/w Arthur her son
Rickaby, William, d. 20 Jun 1885, age 61 yrs
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