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Melbourne Ridge, Shefford County, Quebec
Contributed by Joan Cruickshank, Jul 07, 2007 [email@example.com].
Total records = 19.
Out of Richmond, Quebec, take Route 243 South to Melbourne Ridge,
Quebec. This cemetery is located about 2 miles south of Melbourne
Ridge, on Route 243.
As the name states, this tiny cemetery is the resting place for
the Lawrence family. There are only 15 stones in it, some of which
are not too legible, but the cemetery is well maintained. The
last burial there that I could see was in 1968, so I assume that
it is no longer an active cemetery.
I walked this cemetery in June of 2007, and transcribed from
the stones to the best of my ability.
- Joan Cruickshank
|b. = born
d. = died
d/o = daughter of
|h/o = husband of
s/w = stone with
w/o = wife of
Chagnon, Edward Everett, b. 1874, d. 1931, h/o & s/w Carrie
Lawrence, Cynthia, b. 1842, d. 1891
Lawrence, Hazen, b. 1787, d. 1868, s/w & h/o Sally Smith
Lawrence, Hazen, d. 21 Mar 1850, age 20y 11m
Lawrence, Helen, illegible
Lawrence, Humility Woodard, d. 4 Feb 1881, age 24y 8m 19d,
age 24yrs, w/o Noah
Lawrence, Lucy A., d. 8 Jul 1852, d/o Noah & Humility
Lawrence, M. Lucinda, d. 2 Jul 1849, age 15y 9m 23d
Lawrence, Maria Wilkins, b. 1823, d. 1913, w/o & s/w Richmond
Lawrence, Mary, d. 10 Jul 1862, age 82 yrs, w/o Gordon
Lawrence, Richmond, d. 19 Sep 1867, age 48 yrs, s/w & h/o
Lawrence, Sally Smith, b. 1792, d. 1856, w/o & s/w Hazen
Lawrence, Walter, b. 12 Oct 1843, d. 9 Apr 1905
Lawrence, Wealthy Rice, b. 29 Sep 1826, d. 5 Oct 1902,
age 76 yrs, w/o & s/w Wilder N.
Lawrence, Wilder N., b. 21 Apr 1832, d. 9 Oct 1914, age
82 yrs, s/w & h/o Wealthy Rice
McDonald, John, illegible
Shonyo, Samuel H., b. 1834, d. 1895
Stalker, Carrie Chagnon, b. 1877, d. 1966, w/o & s/w Edward
Taylor, Sarah R. Lawrence, d. 16 Jan 1896, age 41 yrs,
w/o Dr. A. A.
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