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Bishopton, Compton County, Quebec
Contributed by Leslie Nutbrown, Jul 16, 2005, last edited Feb 15,
Total records = 8.
Bishopton is located Northeast of the town of East Angus. From
Route 112 North, take Route 255 East about 2 miles. The cemetery
is in the center of town but hard to find as it is in the back of
a private dwelling. Watch for it on the right hand side before you
get to the Saint Francis River Bridge, behind property #96 on Main
St. (rue Principale).
This small plot of fenced land is situated in back of
a private family dwelling in the middle of the town of Bishopton.
The owners of the property speak French and English and out of courtesy
one should get permission from them first to cross their land.
There are only 8 headstones. There could be a few more burials
but not many as the plot of land is quite small.
I visited this cemetery in July of 2005, and have transcribed
from all existing and legible tombstones or markers.
- Leslie Nutbrown
Beede, Dorothy, d. 25 Feb 1870, age: 77y 6d, wife of Solomon
Bishop, M. H., d. 16 Dec 1893, age: 88y 8m 21d
Bishop, Marshall M., d. 13 Mar 1851, son of Timothy & Aurora
Bishop, Timothy, d. ??, stone hard to read
Bishop, Timothy, d. Mar 1855, son of Timothy & Aurora
Bishop, Truman H., d. 23 Nov 1860, age: 24yrs, son of Timothy
Hall, Aurora, d. ??, wife of Timothy Bishop, stone hard
Turner, Sabrina L., d. 7 Apr 1889, age: 59y 8m 20d, wife
of M. H. Bishop
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