The Islands: Island Cemeteries: Off Island


Islanders Buried in
Cemeteries Off Island




This is a main page for online cemetery information for cemeteries that aren't on the islands.
Also see under Vital Records- Island Deaths and Obituaries.

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Ontario

--St. Patricks Cemetery, Railton, Ontario, Canada

--Gananoque Cemetery, Gananoque, Ontario, Canada

--St. Mary's Cemetery, Kingston, Ontario, Canada
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--Dungannon Cemetery, Dungannon, Ashfield twp, Huron County, Ontario, Canada Transcriptions & Photos

--St. Johns RC Cemetery, Gananoque transcriptions & photos

--Lansdowne Cemetery, Leeds County, Ontario, Canada

--Willowbank Cemetery, Ontario, Canada

Cataraqui cemetery, Kingston
Lot 27, Section Old C reads: “Betsy Wilder/ Artemas Wilder/ His wife/ Mary Maxwell/ their children/ Jonas, Laura/ Martha, Emma/ Charlotte/ Wilder”.
Also Betsey Sherburne Wilder and her husband, David Purdy, are buried in Cataraqui cemetery, section H, Plot No. 25, Back.

Maple Leaf Cemetery, Chatham, Kent Co., Ontario
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In memory of
Elizabeth Strain
wife of
Alexander Askin
Died Sep. 4. 1905
Aged 69 Years 4 mos.
Gone but not forgotten
Alexander Askin
Born Jan. 16. 1833
Died June 26. 1917.
William Askin
July 13. 1875-Nov. 11 1958
Submitted by Howard Johnson

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In Memory of
Sarah McMath
wife of
James Strain
Died Feby 15 1884
Aged 74 years
& 6 Months
Submitted by Howard Johnson
(Note from Howard: Sarah McMath was born in Kircubbin Co. Down, Ireland 5 Aug. 1810. She married James Strain 17 Dec. 1830 in Ireland. In 1832 Sarah and James moved to Amherst Island with her parents and siblings where she and James farmed. Her husband James was drowned 29 Apr. 1856 in Kingston, Ontario at Doyle's Warf and is buried in Pentland Cemetery, Amherst Island. Prior to 1871 she moved to a farm in Dover Twp. ,Kent County Ontario with her children who had several farms in the area. Sarah died there on 15 Feb. 1884 and is buried in Maple Leaf Cemetery, Chatham, Kent County Ontario.)


Bath United Church Cemetery, Bath, Ontario
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Young
Charles Frederick U.E.
Sept 23,1909 - Sept 17,1993
His Beloved Wife
Edith Irene McGee
Oct 17,1909 - Jan 29,2001
Ever Remembered - Ever Loved
Note: Irene was a Granddaughter of William and Agnes [Sinclair] Reid and a Great Granddaughter of John and Eliza Reid of Amherst Island Maureen Deacon

St. John's Cemetery, Bath, Ontario

THORIGAL
Nettie
1879-1941
Mother

William
1869-194?
Father
From Mildred King

Riverside Cemetery, Napanee, Ontario
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DAVY
Samuel D.
1874-1948
Margaret A.
1877-1967
Their Daughter
1905 Marguerite E. Hunt 1990
At Rest
(note: She was the Granddaughter of John and Eliza Reid. Her father William left Amherst for Saskatchewan. Maureen Deacon)

Mountain Grove Cemetery,Olden Township, Frontenac County
In Memory of/ Warren Godfrey/who died 28th Feb. 1881 - aged 81 yrs./ He located and constructed the Godfrey (Frontenac) Rd. Enough honor for the lifetime of any man./+/Emeline Hinckley/Wife of Warren Godfrey/ born April 25, 1802 - died April 10, 1883




Other Provinces

Watrous Cemetery, Saskatchewan, Canada

Moose Jaw, North West Territories
Curran Stone
Jane Reid Curran
Jane Curran nee Reid (Amherst Island) was buried in the "old" Moose Jaw Cemetery in Lot 6,Blk 7,Grave #2 on Jan 23,1892.A plot next to hers was purchased May 23,1900 by A.Curran.
Her headstone is inscribed: In memory of Jane Beloved wife of Arch Curran Died Jan 23 1897 Aged 53 years & 3 mos.
Submitted by Maureen Deacon





United States

CALIFORNIA

Oak Hill Memorial Park 300 Curtner Avenue, San Jose, CA
Lovina Clixby Henderson
Section "L" lot 13 grave 59
Her son Kenward James
Section "L" lot 1 block 29 grave 6
From Harriet Morley

ILLINOIS

Mount Carmel Cemetery, Proviso Township,Hillside, Cook County, Illinois
Langan & McAvoy stones
LANGAN
In Memory of
Maurice LANGAN
Died Nov 12, 1912 Age 52 Years
Sarah LANGAN
Died October 28, 1928
Rest in Peace

McAVOY
In Memory of
Captain John McAVOY
Died March 12, 1911 Aged 57 Years
Elizabeth McAVOY
Died July 27, 1913 Aged 58 Years
Rest in Peace

NOTE: All four were born and grew up on Wolfe Island, Ontario. Sarah and Elizabeth (both nee Rogers) were twin sisters.
Submitted by Pat McAvoy-Costin

MINNESOTA

Minnesota Cemetery Inscription Index: Ancestry.com
Township: Wells , County: Rice

Name: MARY ANNA GRANT
Birth Date: 12/JUL/1845, Death Date: 25/JUL/1914
Cemetery: Maple Lawn
Comments: SP. JOHN. PAR. JOHN B. & ANNA MORRIS GRANT. MAR. 09/MAR/1869. BORN WOLFE ISLAND, KINGSTON, ONT. RCJ. 29/JUL/1914.
Section: K-16

NEW YORK

Depauville Cemetery, Depauville, Jefferson CO., NY

HALLIDAY stone
HALLIDAY
Charles
1860-1938
Isabell
His wife
1862-1945
(NOTE:The stone is for Charles Victor Halliday Born Oct.6,1860 on Wolfe Island & died Nov.21,1938 Depauville ,New York He was son of John & Margaret "Notter" Holliday of Wolfe Island. His wife Isabelle May (Bella )"Bamford" Halliday was born Sept 20,1861(stone has 1862) on Wolfe Island she died June 1,1945 in Dexter ,New York. She was the daughter of Irene "Dixon " Bamford & William Wells Bamford. of Wolfe Island.)
Submitted by Thelma Moye

KING stone
KING
(NOTES:Irene Eliza Halliday King She was born July 9,1889 on Wolfe Island married Henry ( Ray) Mc Cumber King on Jan.12,1910 they moved to Adams,New York where she died Nov.6,1983and is buried in Depauville Cemt. at Depauville,Jefferson, Co. New York.)
Submitted by Thelma Moye

VINCENT stone
VINCENT
Arhtur W.
1883-1966
Marjorie Halliday
his wife
1884-1976
(above main name:)
Ross Arthur
Their son
1908-1971
(NOTES:She was born on Wolfe island he was born in Clayton,New York. They were married on Wolfe Island June 14,1905.)
Submitted by Thelma Moye

Cedar Grove Cemetery,Lyme, NY, USA

OFFSITE: Jefferson County, NY Cemetery Transcriptions
Cemetery transcriptions for: ALEXANDRIA,ANTWERP,BROWNVILLE,CAPE VINCENT, CLAYTON, HENDERSON,HOUNSFIELD,LERAY,LYME,ORLEANS, PAMELIA including North Watertown Cemetery),PHILADELPHIA,RODMAN,RUTLAND,THERESA, WILNA

Town of Wilna Cemetery Transcriptions, New York Jefferson County Genweb:
STAIE,JOSEPH S. (son of Lewis and Angeline Beseau)
3JAN1858-9FEB1941 MRD 30MAR1880
STAIE,JULIA (SHOLETTE)WF JOSEPH S. 8SEP1861-9SEP1931;

OFFSITE: Canadians Buried in North Watertown Cemetery, Watertown, NY (over 1600)
Persons b. on an Island include surnames: Amo, Augsbury, Bamford, Berow, Besh, Blodgett, Briggs, Brown, Cattanach, Clukey, Cummings, Dailey, Dixon, Donaldson, Eves, Frasier, Getman, Gormley, Grant, Harris, Hyde, Loughlin, McDonald, McDermott, MIner, Mitchell,O'Brien, O'Connor, Rattray, Shearman, Smith, Walker, White, Woodcock, Woodman, Young
Full North Watertown Cemetery, Watertown, NY OFFSITE!
-be sure to check out these pages for your surnames too, as they just may not have mentioned they were island families!

NORTH DAKOTA

Fairmount Cemetary, Fairmount, ND
HUFFMAN main stone
Eunice HUFFMAN
Eunice E.
Huffman
1866-1950
John HUFFMAN
John A.
Huffman
1858-1933
"Eunice Elizabeth Huffman (nee: Snider) daughter of Abraham N. Snider and Amanda M. Gilfillan. She and her Husband John A. Huffman are buried in Fairmount Cemetary, Fairmount, ND"
Submitted by Dean Snider


PENNSYLVANIA

Tioga Point cemetery,Athens Borough, Bradford County, Pennsylvania,USA
Hope, Eunice W. May 13, 1902 Amherst Island, Ontario, Canada- May 25, 1986 Sayre, Pa. Dau. of J.C. and Nellie Willard.


WASHINGTON

NEW! Blaine Cemetery, Blaine, Washington, USA
Jabez West & Nancy Snider
In Memory of the Grandparents of
Harry & William Kemp
James Kemp 1862-1920
Jabez West 1837-1901
Henry D. West 1814-1897
Nancy J. West 1868-1894
Nancy E. Snider 1837-1921
Anna E. Cross 1820-1905

Louisa West
Louisa West
Died
Mar 28 1887
Aged
16 Ys 3M 6 d

From Dean Snider





Other Countries

ENGLAND

Brookwood Military Cemetery, Surrey, UK
In Memory of
Private E. A. Dennee
636792, 2nd Bn., Canadian Infantry (Eastern Ontario Regt.)
who died
on 08 February 1918
Private Dennee, Husband of E. Dennee, of
Deseronto, Ontario
Remembered with Honor
(See Commonwealth War Graves Commission)
Submitted by Mildred King


FRANCE

NEW!St. Sever Cemetery, Rouen, France
William Garrah
Stone reads:
?? Private
W. Garrah
2nd Bn. Canadian Inf.
13 Septemeber 1916. Age 24




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