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Old Hereford Cemetery
Hereford, Stanstead County, Quebec
Contributed by Leslie Nutbrown, Jun 08, 2006 [email@example.com].
Total records = 35.
From Coaticook take Route 147 south to Route 141. Continue for some 20
km passing Lake Wallace and go almost to the very end of the road. Just
before reaching the Quebec-Vermont border which you can see in the distance
and just after the All Saints Anglican Church and cemetery, take Owen
Road on your left toward East Hereford. Only go a short distance until
the pavement ends. Then take a right into the woods on an unimproved road.
The cemetery is on your right across from the boarded up old schoolhouse.
This old cemetery with its scattered stones is in good shape considering
it is generally isolated and unknown from most people. It has a fence
and a gate. Most of the stones are legible and the cemetery is kept
mowed. I do not know who maintains this cemetery. It appears to have
been used from about 1850 to 1926.
Susan Nutbrown and I walked and read this cemetery in June 2006 and
made a complete recording from all legible tombstones and markers.
- Leslie Nutbrown
Biglow, Emily F., d. 21 Jun 1897, age: 82y 3m, wife of Ezra
Biglow, Ezra C., d. 9 Jul 1867, age: 3m 8d, son of Joseph & Phebe
Biglow, Ezra, d. 22 Apr 1877, age: 74yrs
Biglow, Fred, d. 5 Oct 1864, age: 9m 14d, son of Joseph & Phebe
Biglow, Guy H., d. 26 Oct 1874, age: 1y 24d, son of Horace &
Biglow, Horace, b. 1836, d. 1919, s/w & husband of Ella Haynes
Biglow, Jennie E., d. 20 Apr 1866, age: 14m 8d, dau of Joseph
Biglow, Josiah, d. 8 Sep 1867, age: 27yrs
Biglow, Minnie E., d. 27 Oct 1874, age: 3y 10m 16d, dau of Horace
Brown, Cornelius, d. 4 Sep 1867, age: 75yrs
Brown, Elizabeth, d. 2 Mar 1868, age: 84yrs, wife of Cornelius
Brown, Isaac B., d. 2 Jan 1855, age: 35yrs
Dwinal, Mary Jane, d. 5 Apr 1868, age: 2y 6m 22d, dau of Charles
Ellis, Mary, b. 1840, d. 1858
Ellis, Sarah, b. 9 Oct 1815, d. ?
Ellis, William, b. 1814, d. 1891
Gray, Derinde, d. 26 May 1864, age: 6y 8m, dau of Gustavus &
Haynes, Cynthia Adelade, d. 6 Aug 1852, age: 4y 3m 18d, dau of
Timothy & Rhoda
Haynes, Ella F., b. 1850, d. 1926, s/w & wife of Horace Biglow
Haynes, Idyl Madora, d. 7 Jan 1860, age: 3y 1m 19d, dau of Timothy
Haynes, Timothy N., b. 1808, d. 1898
Howe, Justin, no dates
Howe, Tilly, a small cross with the date 1790
Parish, James, d. 5 Mar 1902, age: 58yrs
Rowell, David S., d. no date, s/w Elizabeth
Rowell, Elizabeth, d. no date, s/w David
Rowell, Erwin, d. 20 Aug 1864, age: 30yrs
Rowell, Freeman, d. 22 Feb 1855, age: 3y 11m 9d, son of Welman
Rowell, Hiram A., d. 23 Nov 1867, age: 26y 1m 14d
Rowell, Rhoda, d. 29 oct 1884, age: 73y 15d, wife of Timothy
Straw, Aurillae, b. 1834, d. 1872, s/w Oscar
Straw, Elva E., b. 1862, d. 1872, s/w & dau of Oscar & Aurillae
Straw, Oscar, b. 1834, d. 1864, s/w Aurillae
Woodrow, Clarissa Ann, d. 27 Mar 1852, age: 19m, dau of James
Workman, Sarah Knox, d. 2 Aug 1852, age: 2y 5m, dau of Aaron
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