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Enterprise Road Cemetery
Limerick, York County, Maine
Lat: 43° 40' 21"N, Lon: 70° 46' 04"W, approx.
Contributed by Lisa Haynes, Feb 14, 2004 [firstname.lastname@example.org]. Total records = 19.
From Limerick take Rte. 5 South about 1.5 miles. Turn left onto Enterprise Rd, which will start out as a paved road and then turn to gravel surface after about 1/4 mi. The cemetery is in about 1/2 to 3/4 miles on the right.
There is no sign, so I do not know the name for this cemetery. It could also be a family cemetery. The earliest death date is 1819 from the listing below. It appears to have been inactive since about 1886.
It is now in fairly good condition considering it's age, thanks to a local Limerick man, who the director of the historical society in Limerick tells me volunteered to clean it up and fix the stone wall. Almost all visible stones are readable, one stone is broken badly, there are many small stones that appear to be footstones. I also have photos most of the Pierce stones.
I compiled this work on Oct 20, 2003 from tombstones.- Lisa Haynes
Chadbourn, Betsy E., d. 11 Mar 1880, age: 82yr 4mo 3da, "She lived a Christian Life", 2nd wife of Capt. Joseph Chadbourn
Chadbourn, Captain Joseph, d. 26 Jul 1882, age: 68yr 5mo 19da, "Gone but not forgotten"
Chadbourn, Margaret, d. 20 Sep 1864, age: 86yr 8mo 10da, "A frugal and industrious woman", wife of Philip Chadbourn, Esq
Chadbourn, Philip, Esq., d. 17 Jul 1863, age: 89yr 3mo 2da, "He was an honest & intelligent man"
Evans, Dudley, d. 6 Jul 1849, age: 81yr
Evans, Olive, d. 18 Oct 1850, age: 77yr, wife of Dudley Evans
Foss, John F., s/w Sarah L, Child of John P. and Mary Foss
Foss, John P., d. 12 Apr 1866, age: 26yr 11mo
Foss, Sarah L., s/w John F, Child of John P. and Mary Foss
Pierce, Charles, d. 19 Oct 1819, age: 19mos, s. of Nicholas & Susan Pierce
Pierce, Hannah G., d. 6 Oct 1854, age: 19yrs, dau of Nicholas & Susan Pierce
Pierce, John, d. 15 Mar 1832, age: 86yr
Pierce, Martha, d. 1838, dau. of Joseph & Hannah Pierce
Pierce, Martha, d. 25 Dec 1836, age: 85yr, w. o. John Pierce
Pierce, Nicholas, cannot read dates
Pierce, Salome, d. 14 Oct 1824, age: 16yr, dau. of Joseph & Hannah Pierce
Pierce, Susan, d. 15 Sep 1854, age: 58yr, w. o. Nicholas Pierce
Pierce, Sylvanus, d. 15 Mar 1827, age: 10yr, s. of Joseph and Hannah Pierce
Pierce, Amy H., d. 3 Dec 1875, age: 92yr 11mo, "I sleep in Jesus", w. o. Joseph Pierce
Maine Death Records
- Maine Newspapers, Full Search (1785-1950), 108 titles - GenealogyBank.com
- Maine Obituary Search, (1992-current) - GenealogyBank.com
- Maine Funeral Notices - GenealogyBank.com