South Dorchester – Necropolis Mapleton

Necropolis Mapleton Cemetery

Concession 12, Lot 21

South Dorchester Township, Elgin County, Ontario, Canada

(South Dorchester Twp. is now part of Malahide Twp.)

47481 Mapleton Line, Aylmer, Malahide, ON, Canada

SD 606
OGS 5672
Gravestone Inscriptions
and
Burials without Monuments
Transcriptions:, August 1969
Emily S. Wilson July 1987
Nadyne Gooding, August 1987
Tony Hofstee, Shawn Hofstee, Summer 2000, Barbara Cross, Bea White

Revised and formatted for the Internet 19 February 2009 by CarolVanHarn

Latest Revision 23 April 2012 by CarolVanHarn

Copyright by the Ontario Genealogical Society, Elgin County Branch 1999

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1. Small white marble.
Lela / dau of / A.V.&Violet / LYMBURNER / died Nov. 21, 1880 / AE 2 mo’s /&10 d’s /
Verse illegible.2. Grey granite ground stone.
Harry WIGGLESWORTH / 1914-1931.

3. Gray granite military stone. Maple leaf at top and cross at bottom.
123138 Private / Warren L. BROWN / 58th Battn C.E.F. / 20th Jan.1937 / Rest in peace.

4. Brown granite on gray granite base.
East – James BROWN / 1859-1930 / his wife / Janet BEARSS / 1861-1944 / BROWN
West – Warren L. BROWN / 1891-1937

5. Pink granite on gray granite.
DAWSON / Oliver D. DAWSON / 1861-1949 / his beloved wife / Mamie G. / 1887-1965
Footstone: Mamie (to south of stone on east side)

6. Pink granite on gray granite.
East – William H. BROWN / 1857-1940 / his wife / Harriet Amy MILLS / 1864 -1953 / BROWN
West – Zelma P. BROWN / 1885-1970 /Azel BROWN / 1894-1973

7. Pink granite on gray granite.
CHARLTON / John Ansel / Mar.8,1899 – May 30,1976 / his wife / Luveda W. / BROWN / June 13,1897- Dec.16,1975

8. Black granite on gray granite.
CLARKE/ Left – Robert E. / 1898-1953 /Right – Amy / 1901-1980 /Bottom – Margaret BOAL / 1872 – 1946 / born in County Down, North Ireland / Baby Marjorie CLARKE / 1923

[NOTE:  Marjorie CLARKE died Feb 19 1922 – St Thomas Times Journal, 20 Feb 1922 – CVH]

9. Pink granite on gray granite.
East – CHARLTON
West – John H. CHARLTON / died Feb.14,1914 / in his 68th year / Kate BROWN / His beloved wife / died Feb. 11, 1907 / in her 58th year. / Maude CHARLTON / Beloved wife of / Henry A. CLOES / died Feb. 16, 1929 / in her 52nd year./ Myrtle B. CHARLTON / 1888-1966
Fs: Nine feet to the SW of CHARLTON is FATHER

[NOTE: John H. CHARLTON died Feb 14 1915 – CVH November 2007]

10. Three piece red marble obelisk. (10 feet tall), on two piece cement base.
NW- Wm. H. BROWN / died/April 7, 1883 / aged / 61ys. 2 ms. 18 ds. / Nahum- 1 Chap.7V. / Fanny / wife of Wm. H. BROWN / died Apr. 30,1907 / AE 80 ys. 2 ms. 15 ds./ Hutchinson & Miller, Aylmer
SW – Ralph Edwin / born June 12, 1928 / (stillborn) / Ivan Wesley / born Feb. 23, & / died Mar. 1, 1930. / children of / Ben &Violet PIERCE
SE – Melvin Augustin / died / Jan. 28, 1890 / aged 2 ms. & 15 ds. / son of / W. H. & H. A. BROWN Jr. / Sherman DELOSS / died Apr. 16, 1889 / aged 2 ms. & 12 ds. / son of / Jas. & Jennie BROWN
NE – James A. BROWN / died / Jan.31,1848 / aged 2 ms. & 23 ds. / Emily J. BROWN / Died / June 28, 1863 / aged / 1 yr. 5 ms. & 17 ds. / BROWN
Fs – RALPH, IVAN, MOTHER11. Two piece gray marble, two piece cement base. Urn which originally was on top is now missing.
NE – In / loving / memory of / Carrie / wife of / Andrew / WISMER / who died / May 14, 1884 / Aged / 35 y’s 7 m’s / & 27 d’s / As a wife, devoted : as a mother / affectionate: as a Friend / ever / kind and true ./ WISMER
NW – At / rest / May E. / WISMER / wife of / Walter PAULL / died Apr. 14, 1911 / AE 28 ys 11 ms / & 1 day. / Albert H. / PAULL / infant son / AE 4 m. 14 d.
SW – Henry / Franklin / WISMER / 1877-1955
SE – In / loving / memory / Andrew / WISMER / Mar. 28, 1850 / Mar. 22, 1935 / at rest / Arthur G. WISMER / 1878-1951

12. Three piece gray marble on gray granite base. Gray granite urn on top.
NE – Eliza / CRANE / wife of / Wm. LUTON / 1823-1914 / LUTON
SE – Wm. LUTON / died / Feb. 15, 1895 / aged / 75 years / at rest

13. Gray granite slab on cement base.
In / memory of / Daniel A. LUTON / who died / Apr. 22, 1884 / aged 39 y’rs 7 mo’s / & 15 days / Gone but not forgotten.

14. Gray granite slab.
In memory of / Geo. E. HEATHCOTE / who died / November 14, 1886 / aged / 77 years 9 mo’s / & 13 days / He now rests in peace. / The memory of the just is blessed. Prov. X. 8 (Inscription almost illegible.)

15. Broken white marble slab.
In / memory of / Maria / wife of / Joseph VANCISE / died / March 16, 1874 / AE 77 yrs./ & 3 ms. / Mother’s eyes no longer beam / The tomb is dark and narrow; / Our Mother’s voice was like the breeze / But that is stilled forever.

16. Small white marble slab. Lamb.
In memory of / William G. / son of Wm. & Mary / ORRIS / died / Sept.25, 1856 / AE 3 yrs. / & 6 ms. / Sleep on sweet babe / and take thy rest / God called thee home / When He thought best. (Almost illegible).

17. Small white marble slab. Willow.
Jane / dau.of Thos.&Ellen / BELMORE / died / Aug. 20, 1862 / AE 5 yr. 11 ms. /& 7 ds. (Inscription on the west side is buried half in ground)

18. Small white stone, book shape, flat on ground. Broken with upper section flat on
ground on west side. (Illegible) left – In loving / memory of / darling / Wm. D. / FINCH / born / Feb. 2, 1891 / died / Feb. 22, 1891 Right – Suffer / little / children / to come / unto me / and / forbid / them not.

19. White marble slab, broken in two. Top piece on ground.
In memory of / Lucy / beloved wife of / William LITTLE / died / Sept. 13, 1860 / AE 31 ys. 13 ds.

20. White marble slab, broken in two. Top piece on ground. Open book.
William LITTLE / who died / Jan. 28, 1887 / 77 years / (Verse illegible)

21. White marble slab with a willow.
In / memory of / Freeman A. / son of John & Mary Ann / DEAN / died July 10, 1860 / AE 16 ys. 3 ms. / & 12 ds. / Dearest one, though oft we miss thee / We would not disturb thy rest / Thou hast left a world of sorrow / And we deem thy lot more blessed.
(West side inscription is now illegible.)

22. Small broken white marble slab.
In / memory of / Clara / who died / Sept. 2, 1875 / aged 1 year / 1 mo.& 12 ds./ Daughter of / Wm. E.& Marilla L. / BLAKE

23. Small white marble sculpted tree stump.
Freddie / son of / Wm. S. & Emeline / RODGERS / died Aug. 14, 1883 / aged 1 yr. 9 mo. / & 7 days (Almost illegible.)

24. Gray granite ground stone.
Robert E. CLARKE / L.A.C. / R.C.A.F. / 29 Mar. 1953. Age 54

25. Pink granite on gray granite.
Duncan / McTAGGART / 1877 – 1929 / his wife / Annie ELGIE / 1888 – 1976 / McTAGGART /

26. Pink granite ground marker.
Rosa LEGG / 1900-1934

27. Pink granite ground marker.
Helen LEGG / 1916-1966

28. Three piece granite pillar on two piece cement base.
NE – Charles LEGG / Aug.12,1853 / Jan.18,1924 / Bessie / his beloved wife / June 18,1861 / Jan.8,1924 / LEGG
NW – Geo. Frank / beloved son of / Chas. & Bessie / LEGG / born June 9, 1887 / died June 19, 1900 / Dearest Frank / Thou hast left us / and thy loss we / deeply feel / Tis the Lord that / hath bereft us / of the one we / loved so well.
SW – Mable / born Jan.29, 1889 / died Mar.8, 1889 / Annie / born Apr. 27, 1897 / died Apr. 29, 1897 / children of / Chas. & Bessie / LEGG / Budded on faith / to bloom in Heaven. (SW and NW sides almost illegible.)

29. Two piece black granite on two piece cement base.
East – In / memory of / Samuel LEGG / died / Sept. 30, 1904 / aged 56 years / Eliza LEGG/ Died / June 29, 1928 / aged / 76 years / At rest / LEGG / H&T Aylmer
West – H. Cecil LEGG / Nov. 5, 1876 / Feb. 15, 1952 / Agnes C. BUTCHART / his wife / May 12, 1872 / March 20, 1937 / Their son / Douglas F. S. LEGG / December 28, 1910/ January 19, 1994.

30. Pink granite on gray granite with cement base.
McNEIL/ Left – Mabel BANCROFT / McNEIL / 1893-1971 / mother /Right – Peter Hugh / McNEIL / 1894-1971 / father
/Bottom – Their children / Russell Hugh / 1927-1932 / Mary Eileen / 1929-1931
Footstones – (West side) FATHER MOTHER (East side) EILEEN RUSSEL

31. Large 3 piece red granite on gray granite.
East – Francis KUNZ / born in Germany Nov. 25, 1838 / died Feb. 18, 1912 / Catharine CLINE his wife / born Dec. 21, 1843 / died July 25, 1896 / KUNZ
North – Elizabeth / born 1867-died 1868 / Arthur A. / born 1870 – died 1875 / Katy D. / born 1872-died 1875 / Annettie H. / born 1874-died 1875 / children of Francis and Catharine / KUNZ
South – Alma KUNZ / born 1868 – died 1955
Footstones – (North side) MOTHER FATHER (South side) ALMA

32. Two piece gray marble on cement.
R. M. LUTON / M.D. / 1850-1912 / Eliza A. / OSTRANDER / 1845-1915 / LUTON

33. Six foot white bronze. Very ornate. On the east side a sheaf of wheat and flowers, west side, Jesus with three children.
East – John LUTON / died / Aug.6, 1884 / aged / 73 years & 3 months / Dear Father, with a Rev- / erent hand, / This to Thy memory given, / while one by one Thy house- / hold band / God reunites in Heaven / LUTON
North – Mrs. Mary LUTON BENTLEY / 1841-1922 / 1885 on base
West – “Suffer little / children” / Sarah M. / died August 1847 / aged 2 yrs & 1 mo/ Leslie / Died Sept. 1859 / aged 9 months / children of / John & Amanda / LUTON / James LUTON / died / Dec. 1859 / aged / 22 yrs & 11 mos / God gave, He took, He will restore. / He doeth all things well.
South – Amanda / beloved wife of / John LUTON / died / Oct. 1861 / aged / 45 years & 4 / months / Dear Mother, In earth’s / thorny paths / How long thy feet have trod / To find at last this peace / ful rest / Safe in the arms of God / LUTON
Footstones – (East side) MOTHER FATHER
(West side) JAMES LESLIE

34. Pink granite with urn on two piece cement base. Large M under the urn. East side at
bottom McNEIL /James A. McNEIL / died Feb. 9, 1908 / in his 39th year / Linda S. TAPSELL / his wife / died / Sept. 7, 1947 / in her 78th year. / Hutchinson, Aylmer
Footstones – MOTHER FATHER FRANK

35. Two piece gray granite on two piece cement base.
East – In / memory of / John / McLACHLIN / died / July 17, 1878 / in his 81st year
North – In / memory of / Isabella / wife of / John / McLACHLIN / died / June 13, 1876 / In her 80th yr.
West – In / memory of / Isabella / McLACHLIN / beloved wife of / W. H. CHARLTON / 1839-1922 / W. H. CHARLTON / 1835-1925 / D. D. FINCH / 1859-1943 / Amy FINCH / 1865-1946 / Wm .F. CHARLTON / 1863-1941 / Clara HOUSE his wife / 1863-1966
South – In / memory of / Charles W. / son of / John & Sarah / McLACHLIN / died / Mar.26,1885 / Aged 23 yrs./ Charlie, Thou art gone to rest / and this shall be our prayer / that when we reach our journey’s end / Thy glory we may share.
Footstones – MOTHER FATHER MOTHER FATHER

36. White marble slab.
In / memory of / Sarah Helen / wife of / C. WALKER / died May 18, 1879 / aged 29 years / 3 mo’s / & 20 days / also Flora / dau. of / C.& S. H. WALKER / died Nov.17, 1879 / aged 4 years 5 mo’s / & 17 days / Blessed are they that do His commandment / He gathers the lambs in His arms and carries / them in his bosom. / C.Miller &Co.,Ingersoll37. White marble slab. WALKER on the base at east side.
In / memory of / Christopher WALKER / died / Aug. 6, 1881 / aged / 34 y’rs 8 mo’s / & 12 days / Ever remembered by what he has done.

38. Three piece gray marble with urn on two piece cement base.
NE – Be we / also ready / in / memory / George / LEGG / who died / Jan. 18, 1887 / aged 72 years / 10 m’s / Farewell my wife and children / all. From you a father Christ doth / call. Mourn not for me it is in vain. / To call me to your sight / again. / LEGG
NW – Be we / also ready / in / memory of / Harriet / beloved wife of / David E. MOORE / & dau. of / Geo. & Lydia / LEGG / who died / Jan. 6, 1875 / aged 28 y’s / Go home dear friends and / cease to mourn. For I must lay / till Christ’s return. And at His coming / I hope to have a joyful rising from / the grave.
SW – Be we / also ready / in / memory of / George / son of / Geo. & Lydia / LEGG who died / Oct. 6, 1853 / aged / 8 years / 7 months / 16 days / In this grave my body lies / who was killed beneath skies / between two logs I did creep. And in / an instant was hushed asleep.
SE – Be we / also ready / In / memory of / Lydia / wife of / Geo. LEGG / who died Dec.25, 1893 / Aged / 75 years / Weep not for me my children dear / I am not dead but sleeping here.

39. Red granite on two piece cement base.
Peter McNEIL / died April 26,1884; / aged 68 years / Nancy / wife of the above / died June 13, 1910 / aged 86 y’rs & 7 mo’s / Gone but not forgotten / Isabell McNEIL / Dec. 10, 1861 / died Aug. 30, 1916 / McNEIL

40. Broken white marble slab. Piece on ground.
James TURNER / died / 12th May 1864 / aged / 41 years & 4 months / A native of Lochgilphead / Scotland / Thy passing spirit gently fled / Sustain by grace divine / O May such grace on us be shed / And make our end like thine.

41. White marble slab. Inscribed open book.
In memory of / Donald TURNER / died Sept. 5th, 1870 / aged 89 years 5 mo’s 18 d’ys / A native of Argyleshire / Scotland / (Verse is illegible.)

42. White marble slab, floral design, broken off base, leaning on stone #41 – west side.
In memory of / Ann / relict of the late / Donald TURNER / died Aug. 31, 1873 / aged 87 years / a native of Argyleshire / Scotland / (Verse illegible.)

43. White marble slab. Inscription on west side of stone.
In / memory of / R. S. BENTLEY / who died / Oct. 13, 1893 / aged / 94 yrs / Blessed are the dead who die / in the Lord.

44. White marble slab. Inscription on west side of stone.
In / memory of / Helen / beloved wife of / R. S. BENTLEY / who died / April 18, 1880 / aged 75 years / A sheaf full ripe waiting the ……… come / Heaven gathers the harvest home. / C. Miller & Co., London

45. White marble slab, inscription on west side of stone.
In / memory of / Alma / beloved wife of / Isaac BENTLEY / died / Mar. 2, 1874 / in the 30th year of her age. / Jesus sayeth, I am the resurrection and the life / He that believeth in me, though he were dead / yet shall he live / John XI.28 / J. R. Hughes, St. Thomas

46. White marble slab, inscription on west side of stone.
In / memory of / Isaac BENTLY M.D. / who died / Dec. 24, 1895 / aged 52 yr’s & 15 dy’s / Not changed but glorified / J. R .Hughes, London

47. Red granite on gray granite. Top is DUNN.
West – Jennie DUNN / died Apr. 6, 1917 / in her 76th year.

47.1 To the north of #47 is a broken white marble, piece is 12” high.
Daniel CLINE M.D. To north is footstone. FATHER

48. Red granite on a cement base.
In / memory of / Thomas BALLAH / who died / July 23, 1875 / AE 40 y’rs / 1 mo. & 23 d’s/ Mary BALLAHFRAINE / born Feb. 28, 1845 / killed in R.R. accident / at St. Thomas July 15, 1887. / The Lord is nigh unto all them / that call upon him. To all / that call Upon Him in truth. / Psalm. CXLM. 18

49. Red granite ground stone.
Thomas W. BELMORE / 1850-1930 / His wife / Euphemia McNEIL / 1851-1933.

50. Two piece red granite with Holy Bible on top. Cement base.
West – He giveth His beloved sleep. / Thelma Grace, dau. of / Geo. & Eliza J.  SIMPSON / May 1904-Feb.1906 / George E. SIMPSON / Nov.1873-June 1938 / Eliza Jane his wife / May 1872-Sept.1955 / SIMPSON
East – Daughter / Edith Emily / Jan.29, 1909-Apr.21, 1982 / baby 1914

51. Six foot, white bronze. Ornate.
NW – Up-pointed hand. D. A. SHERK / died June 21 / 1899 / age 44 years / One precious to / our hearts hath / gone / The voice we loved / is stilled / The place made vacant in our / home / Can never more / be filled / 1887
SW – Clasped hands. Benjamin / SHERK / born / Dec. 1, 1820 / died / April 27, 1886 / aged / 65 y’rs 4 mo’s / 27 d’ys / He died as he lived. A Christian / SHERK
NE – Lily of the valley leaves, sheaf of grain. SHERK /
SE – Wreath and leaves. Priscilla / SHERK / 1823-1861 / 1887 (large) at bottom
Footstone – D. A. SHERK

52. Three piece red granite pillar with urn. Two piece cement base.
NW – Jennie CLINE / beloved wife of / Wm. F. LUTON / died May 29, 1895 / in the 40 year / of her age / At rest / LUTON / Doggett & Co.
SE – Alma / WILCOX / wife of / William F. / LUTON / 1855-1935
NE – William F. / LUTON / son of / Wm. – Eliza / LUTON / 1848-1928 / Gone but not Forgotten.
Footstone – ALMA

53. Three piece red granite pillar with urn. Two piece cement base.
NW – Elizabeth SHERK / wife of / Jacob CLINE / born / Apr. 9, 1817 / died / Dec. 22, 1897 /CLINE
SW – Jacob CLINE / born / Aug. 6, 1811 / died / Apr. 12, 1899
Footstone – FATHER

54. Ten foot tall, three piece white marble pillar, with urn.
W – Daniel CLINE / M.D. / born Jan. 5, 1835 / died at Belmont, Aug. 2, 1875 / Affectionate in his friendship; Skillful in / his profession; Compassionate In his / kindness. His early death is deeply / regretted by many friends./ it is written on the brow / where the spirit’s ardent ray / Lives, burns, and Triumphs now / Passing away / friends, friends!- oh! Shall we meet / In a Land of purer day / Where lovely things and sweet / Pass not away. / R. Sheppard & Son, Toronto
S – Emmeline TOZIER / wife of Daniel CLINE / 1835-1932
Footstone – DANIEL CLINE M.D.

55. Three piece red granite obelisk on two piece cement base.
NW – In loving memory of / John Rutherford / BALLAH M.D. / son of / John & Elizabeth / BALLAH / born Dec. 13, 1876 / died / at Regina Sask./ May 31, 1909, / I know that my Redeemer / liveth. Job.19-25 / BALLAH
SW – In memory of / John BALLAH / died Mar. 29, 1880 / aged 54 y’rs 8 m’s / & 15 days / Elizabeth / wife of the above / died Oct. 3, 1889 / aged 53 y’rs 4 m’s / & 15 days / Blessed are they that do His com- / mandments, that they may have / right to the tree of life, and may / enter in through the gates into / the city

56. Two pieces gray marble with urn on two piece cement base.
N – Katie M. V . SHEPPARD / born Dec. 3, 1868 / died Oct. 1, 1874 / Thou art gone to the Savior / Our loved one and ……. coming / after thee. / Our dear / Mary / fell asleep in Jesus / at St. Thomas / Mar. 31, 1880 / aged 19 years /
(Rest is illegible.)
W – Nancy SHEPPARD / the beloved wife of / Edmund SHEPPARD / and the loving mother of / the dead children interred here / died at Bowmanville / Feb. 27, 1884 / in the 54 year / of her age / Absent from the …… present / with the lord and……
with the loved ones gone before. / Edmund SHEPPARD / died / April 30, 1894 / in the / 72 year / of his age / To live is Christ, to die is / gain. Phil.1.21 / SHEPPARD
S – Maria Jane SHEPPARD / died / in London, Ont. / Feb. 16, 1871 / aged / 17 years 4 mos. / & 16 days / (Verse illegible) / Helen SHEPPARD / died Jan. 22, 1854 / aged / 3 yrs. 4 mo’s / 10 days/ (Verse is illegible.)
E – Nancy M. SHEPPARD / died / Sept. 2, 1858 / AE 4 mo’s & 1 day / Marianne M. SHEPPARD / died / Sept. 3, 1858 / AE 4 mo’s & 2 days / Martha V. I . SHEPPARD / died / Oct. 4, 1862 / AE 8 mo’s & 29 days / William H. SHEPPARD / died / Aug. 17, 1863/ AE 14 days / also an infant aged 1 day / (Verse is illegible.)
Footstones – MOTHER FATHER

57. Three piece gray marble pillar with urn on two piece cement base.
NW – John INGLIS / died / July 4, 1885 / aged / 27 yrs. 9 mo’s / & 3 days/ beloved son of / John & Lavina / INGLIS / Yet again we hope to meet thee / When the day of life is fled. / Then in heaven with joy to greet thee / Where no farewell tear is shed.

SW – Nancy / INGLIS / 1862-1946 / John INGLIS Sr. / died / Mar. 21, 1871 /
aged / 61 years / (Verse illegible.) Large INGLIS on base.
SE – Lavina / wife of / John INGLIS Sr. / died Feb. 11, 1906 / in her 83rd year
NE – Randall INGLIS / died / Sept. 9, 1868 / aged 21 years. / Jane INGLIS / died Aug. 7, 1854 / aged / 4 mo’s & 10 d’s / Children of / John & Lavina / INGLIS / Gone but not forgotten.

58. Small white marble slab, lying on ground.
In memory of / James / son of Donald & Margaret / TURNER / died Feb. 25, 1858 / AE 1 d / Beautiful lovely / He was but given / a fair bud to earth / To blossom in Heaven.

59. White marble slab on ground.
In / memory of / Mary MARTIN / died / Nov. 6, 1876 / aged 68 years / A native of Argyleshire / Scotland / She’s gone to worlds above / Where saints and angels meet / To realize our Saviour’s love / and worship at His feet.

60. Salmon granite on cement base.
Top: Blessed is that man / that maketh the Lord / his trust. Ps.XI.4
W – In loving / memory of / John McNEIL / who died / June 26, 1901 / In the 44th year / of his age. / The fruit of the / spirit is love, joy, / peace, longsuffer- / ing, gentleness, good – / ness, faith, meekness, / temperance: Gal. V. 22, 23. / H & T Aylmer (Large McNEIL on base.)
E – Harold I. McNEIL / 1900-1936 / Alice INGLIS / McNEIL / 1860-1946/
Footstone – FATHER (at west base)

61. Two piece pink granite on two piece cement base.
SW- In / memory of / James J. / TEEPLE / died Jan. 15, 1908 / aged / 86 years / & 5 m’s
SE – In / memory of / Ida Maria / TEEPLE / wife of / T. H. STRIPP / 1845-1933
NE – In / memory of / Susan / wife of James J. / TEEPLE / died / June 3, 1904 / aged / 74 years
NW – In / memory of / Euphemia / wife of / James J. / TEEPLE / died / Dec. 24, 1893 / aged 75 years. / H & T Aylmer / TEEPLE

62. Gray marble with sculptured lamb on front. Cement base.
CAMPBELL / N. James CAMPBELL / 1854-1933 / Sarah McLARTY / wife of / James CAMPBELL / 1837-1909 / S. W. Laird Inc.

63. Cement sculptured stump with open book on top. (Illegible on east side.)
Left – John MCLARTY / died / Jan. 10, 1877 / aged / 84 yrs / Right – Annie / his wife died / May 1, 1890 / aged / 86 yr’s / Bottom – Asleep in Jesus, blessed sleep / From which none ever wake to weep / A calm and und-isturbed repose / Unbroken by the last of foes.

64. Broken white marble slab with piece on ground.
In / memory of / Able HORNBY / died / Sept. 21, 1868 / AE 63 years.

65. White marble slab with clasped hands.
In memory of / Mary HORNBY / who died / Aug. 12, 1892 / aged / 90 years / Friends nor physicians could not save / This …. body from the grave / Nor can the grave confine it here / When Christ shall bid it to appear.

66. White marble slab on ground with rising sun.
Neil / son of / John McARTHUR / died June 1 / 1856 / aged 27 years / Unto You that fear my name shall the / sun of righteousness arise with healing / In His wings. / Mat. IV.2/ Sheppard Toronto

67. White marble slab on ground.
In / memory of / Lecta / daughter of / John & Lydia / McARTHUR / died / Mar. 2, 1862 / AE 7 ys. & 10 ms. / Sleep on sweet child / and take thy rest / God called thee home / He thought it best.

68. Small white slab with willow, broken, half buried. Illegible.
In / memory of / Lydia Ann / dau. of John & Lydia / McARTHUR / who died Oct. 11, 1867 / AE 4 y’s 8 m’s / We lov’d her when on earth / but still her memory’s sweet / and soon in Heaven we’ll meet / and walk the golden street.

69. Small white slab with willow, broken, half buried, illegible.
In / memory of / James Wesley / son of John & Lydia / McARTHUR / who died / Sept. 26, 1867 / AE 8 y’s / We mourned the one so dearly lov’d / is laid within this lamb / Crushed like a lovely tender flower / In the memory of its bloom.

70. Broken white marble slab with open book.
Archibald / MITCHELL / died / April 27, 1864 / AE 66 yrs.

71. Broken white marble slab in ground.
Violet MITCHELL / relict of / Archibald MITCHELL / died / May 20, 1875 /
(Rest in ground.)

72. Two piece red marble on two piece cement base.
West – Left – Jane A. / SIMPSON / 1842-1925
Right – John W. / SIMPSON / 1840-1915 / H & T Aylmer / SIMPSON
East – Emily JACKSON / died / March 20th, 1902 / in her 88th year / Susie / died January 8th , 1878 / age 3 y’rs 6 mo’s 27 d’s / Willie / died October 9th, 1878 / age 1 year 6 mo’s 5 d’s / Leigh / died May 31st, 1892 / age 4 years / Children of J. W. & Jane SIMPSON
Footstones – West side: WILLIE; East side: FATHER MOTHER

73. Two piece gray marble with urn on two piece cement base.
NE – Emily Marcella / died / Feb. 2, 1879 / aged 4 y’s 1 mo 2 d’s / Arnold Seymour / died / Oct. 2, 1882 / aged / 2 y’s 4 m’s / & 7 d’s / children of / Benjamin & Sarah / DENNIS / (Verse illegible.)
SE – Sarah JACKSON / wife of / Benjamin DENNIS / 1846-1940
SW – In / memory of / Benjamin DENNIS / who died / Apr. 12, 1891 / aged / 47 years / 1 mo & 18 ds / (Verse illegible.) / DENNIS

74. Brown granite.
William GATES / 1861-1929 / his wife / Maggie A. MIDDLETON / 1865-1937

75. Red granite on gray granite base.
West – John MIDDLETON / Nov. 9, 1832 – Feb.28, 1903 / his wife / Esther MONTGOMERY / Oct. 6, 1843 – May 11, 1927 / MIDDLETON
East – John JOHNSON / Dec. 29, 1871 – Mar. 28, 1929 / his wife / Eliza MIDDLETON / Jan. 17, 1867 – Aug. 16, 1943 / JOHNSON

76. Small white marble slab with a lamb. (Illegible)
In / memory of / Priscilla C./ dau. of Arch & Margaret / TAYLOR / died Nov. 30, 1885 / aged 11 ms. / Sleep on dear child and take thy rest / God called thee home, He thought it best / J. R. Hughes St. Thomas

77. Two piece gray marble, round pillar with urn on two piece round cement base.
NW – In/ memory of / Elizabeth / wife of / Fred’k WHITE / died Mar. 5, 1891 / Aged 69 ys 10 ms / Fred’k WHITE / died Apr. 7, 1909 / in the 92nd / year of his / age / WHITE (Writing illegible.)

NE – In / memory of / Annie L. / beloved wife of / David WHITE / died July 18, 1905 / in the 54 year / of her age / David O. WHITE / Died Feb. 3, 1937 / in the 90th yr / of his age /
SE – In / memory of / Freddie L. / son of / David & Annie / WHITE / who died / Nov. 10, 1888 / age 7 ys. 4 ms. 11 ds. / also / Minerva E. / dau of / Fred’k & Elizabeth / WHITE / who died / Feb. 5, 1864 / age 4 ys 10 ms / 8 ds

78. Three piece red granite pillar, 15’ high with urn on top on a two piece cement base.
East – In / memory of / Ann M. BILLINGTON / died / Mar. 10, 1879 / aged 53 years /Our parents here lie underground./ The dearest friend we ever found./ But through the Lord’s unbounded love/ We hope to meet in realms above. B…… & Barnum, Ingersoll

North – In memory of / S. A. WIDNER / died / Aug. 9, 1877 / aged 71 years
West – BILLINGTON
South – In memory of / John BILLINGTON / died / Jan.25, 1854 / aged 30 years

79. Dark gray granite on two piece gray granite base.
West – Louis O. STRIPP / died May 18, 1894 / aged 40 years / E. Blanche TEEPLE / his wife / died Apr. 24th, 1920 / aged 60 years / STRIPP (There is a large in ground marker on the west side STRIPP)
Footstones – East side: MOTHER FATHER
Six feet to the SW: CLARA

80. Large white marble slab.
In affectionate remembrance / of / Mary FREATHY / relict of the late Wm. Chapple LEE / who departed this life / May 17, 1868 / aged 82 years / She calmly passed ……../ And our dear one / Mary Ellen / youngest daughter / Thomas & Mary Ann STRIPP / who died of consumption / May 30, 1869 / in the 20th year of her age / (Part of verse illegible.) ……. spread / Then she passed so calm and sweetly / From the troubled scenes of time / Freed we trust from sin completely / Passed up to another clime / Powell & Son / London

81. Two piece sculptured cement with round top.
West – John McARTHUR / 1803-1892 / Lydia-his wife / 1822-1883 / McARTHUR
East – Lecta, 1855-1862 / James W. 1859-1867 / Lydia A, 1863-1867 / 1846-1866 / Daniel, 1848-1866 / children of / J & L McARTHUR

82. Gray granite ground stone.
Clark McARTHUR / 1852-1922

83. Salmon granite on gray granite base.
West – Peter McNEIL / born Jan. 9, 1864 / died Jan. 14, 1937 / Ida SOWLER / his wife / born June 9, 1862 / died Jan. 8, 1944 / McNEIL
East – Kenneth S. McNEIL / Feb. 23, 1900 / Oct. 3, 1970/ Alexander W. McNEIL / Aug. 26, 1905 / Feb. 17,1979 / Evelyn M. McNEIL / June 7, 1904 / Apr. 28, 1998 / McNEIL
Footstones – Alex, Kenneth, Father, Mother / Born in Argyleshire / Scotland /
We miss thee in the circle around the fire-/ side. We miss thee in / devotion at peaceful / eventide; The memory of thy nature, / so / amongst the / blessed above.

84. Large three piece dark gray granite on gray granite base.
West – Andrew N. CLINE / born Feb. 18, 1837- died May 4, 1906 / Leonard F. CLINE / born Oct. 15, 1864-died Apr. 22, 1926 / Louisa V. CLINE / born Mar. 5, 1841-died July 5, 1926 / Gone but not forgotten / CLINE
Footstones – LEONARD FATHER MOTHER

85. Pink granite on gray granite base.
Paul McLARTY / 1842-1928 / his wife / Mary J. ORR / 1855-1939 / McLARTY

86. Broken white marble slab.
Blessed are the dead/that die in the Lord / Teal St. Thomas

87. Broken, small white marble slab. (Perhaps part of #88)
Beautiful, lovely / She was but given / A fair bud to earth / To blossom In Heaven.

88. Broken white marble slab on ground.
Mary Theresa / dau of Jonas & Maria / HOOVER / died / Feb. 15, 1862 / AE 6 ms.

89. White marble slab with woman and weeping willow.
In / memory of / Isabella / wife of / William TROUGHTON / who died / April 23, 1890 / aged / 38 yrs. 10 mos. 4 ds. / At rest / A loving wife, Our children dear / In silence all lies sleeping here. / Great is the Loss I sustain / But hope in Heaven to meet again.

90. Broken white marble slab with willow.
In / memory of / James BALLAH / who died / Nov. 19, 1855 / aged 72 yrs.

91. White marble slab on ground.
In memory of / Jane / wife of / James BALLAH / who died / Oct. 23, 1878 / Aged 76 y’rs.

92. Broken white marble slab on ground. (Now illegible.)
In memory of / Robert BALLAH / died / Dec. 16, 1871 / AE (80) y’s 9 m’s.

93. White marble slab, pointing finger. (Verse illegible.)
William BALLAH / died March 31, / 1861; / aged 40 years / & 2 days /

94. White marble slab, willow and obelisk
In / memory of / Lura / wife of / P. J. PUTNAM / died / Mar. 19, 1862 / AE 30 y & 11 m /

95. Small white marble, flowers
Our / little / Peter /

96. Double small white marble slab
left – Amelia C. / died / Mar. 30, 1873 / aged / 4 mos & 4 ds /right – Adelia J. / died / Mar. 26, 1873 / aged / 4 mos / /bottom – daughters of Peter & J. PUTNAM /

97. Broken white slab, piece on ground
Richard GILBERT / died / May 7, 1863 / aged 75 years & 10 months / A native of / Pancrossweek, County of Devon England / Speak gently to the aged one / Grieve not the careworn heart / The sands of life are nearly run / Let such in peace depart /

98. Double white marble, willows and clasped hands
Left – In / memory of / T. CLEMENCE / died / Mar. 9, 1873 / AE 84 yrs / & 10 mos / Right – In / memory of / Margaret / beloved wife of / T. CLEMENCE / died Dec. 9, 1871 / AE 78 yrs /

99. Red granite on grey granite base
Lorenzo M. BROWN / 1851 – 1933 / his wife / Mintie / MILLS / 1862 – 1941 /

100. Pink granite on grey granite base
James L. MILLS / 1834 – 1910 / his wife / Margaret MILLS / 1834 – 1915 /

101. Pink granite on grey granite base
ROHER / Violet Lillian / 1913 – 1931 / Bruce ROHER / 1884 – 1968 / M. Agnes CLINE / 1885 – 1952 /

102. Brown granite on cement base
West – Randall CLINE / 1850 – 1918 / Frances Rosella CLINE / 1862 – 1920 / Violet Aleta CLINE / 1899 – 1920 / CLINE /
East – In loving memory / Francis C. CLINE / 1920 – 1967 / husband of / Grace E. BROWER / 1922 –
footstones – Violet, Mother, Francis /

103. Red granite on grey granite base
Joshua / 1855 – 1856 / Samuel / 1867 – 1867 / John / 1852 – 1876 / sons of John / & Mary FELKER / FELKER / St. Thomas /

104. Grey granite ground stone
Katherina / FRIESEN / 1920 – 1969 /

105. Black granite on grey granite base
WODHAM / Clayton / 1894 – 1968 / Estella his wife / 1901 – 1988 / David their son / 1931 – 1967 /
footstones – David, Clayton, Estella

106. Pink granite on grey granite; four separate marble blocks 4″ X 8″ with MC at base of stone
McNEIL / left – Archie T. / 1902 – 1979 / his wife / Catherine L. / 1905 – 1987 / right – L. Lorne / 1893 – 1973 / his wife / Mary J. / 1893 – 1974 / bottom – daughter of Lorne & Mary / Robina M., wife of / P. O. Donald D. FINCH / 1922 – 1944 / at rest in Harrogate, Eng. /
footstones – Lorne, Mary

107. Pink granite on pink granite
McNEIL / Leota KUNZ / Oct. 9, 1910 – Mar. 26, 1996 / wife of / Gordon L. / McNEIL / Aug. 16, 1907 / Apr. 4, 1977 /

108. Black granite on grey granite
STOVER / Ralph V. STOVER / 1911 – 1990 / his wife / Edith D. HOOVER / 1917 – / 1997

109. Black granite on grey granite
HOOVER / A. Claude / 1884 – 1967 / his wife / Estella CHARLTON / 1896 – 1975 / daughter Ruth / 1920 – /
footstones – Claude, Estella /

110. Dark grey granite on grey granite
FAULDS / Philip Lyle / Apr. 6, 1946 – June 5, 1957 / son of / G. Wilfred / Apr. 29, 1909 –  May 5 2004 / his wife / Jean Audrey / ROHRER / May 29, 1911 – Sept. 30, 1974 /
footstones – Philip, Audrey /

111. Black granite on grey granite
BROWN – Julia / (McINTYRE) / June 1890 / Oct. 1959 / Herman / Bruce / June 1885 / Feb. 1966 /

112. Brown granite on grey granite
West – Herbert Mandeville / 1883 – 1969 / Mabel Flora THOMSON / 1887 – 1980 / their son / John Wilfred BROWN / 1916 – 1941 / BROWN /
East – BROWN / Lewis Herbert / 1910 – 1997 / Hilda M. SPEIGHT / 1916 – 2002 / their son / Michael L. 1947 / aged 2 days / Hutchinson Aylmer /

113. Red granite on grey granite
BROWN / Wilfred Byers / 1891 – 1967 / his wife / Mary Violet MORRIS / 1893 – 1990 /

114. Dark grey granite
Andrew J. MUNRO / 1865 – 1940 / Ida E. MUNRO / 1873 – 1956 /

115. Pink granite
LEGG / Mabel V. WISMER / 1897 – 1962 /

116. Red granite on grey granite
CLINE / Ella Frances / Apr. 2, 1891 / Feb. 17, 1974 / daughter of / Randall & / Frances

117. Red granite on grey granite
Bertha C. CLINE / 1893 – 1948 / wife of / Floyd D. WARNER / WARNER /

118. Black granite on grey granite
CLINE / Charles / 1896 – 1968 / Lucy M. / his wife / 1898 – 1958 / sister / Emma J. CLINE / 1887 – 1951 /
footstones – Emma, Lucy, Charles

119. Dark grey granite on grey granite
CLINE / Robert Randall / 1889 – 1963 / Agnes Lodussie / his wife / 1895 – 1954 / their son / Aaron Douglas / 1915 – 1977 /
footstones – Aaron, Dussie, Dude

120. Black granite on grey granite
CLINE / Dorothy / 1915 – / Josie / 1917 – 1968 /
footstones – Joe

121. Red granite on grey granite
CHARLTON / Orlando CHARLTON / 1881 – 1965 / his wife / Minnie GATES / 1885 – 1951 /

122. Black granite on grey granite
MUNRO / Gordon B. / 1906 – 1985 / his wife / L. Beatrice / 1904 – 1977 /

123. Red granite on grey granite
STOVER / Francis F. / 1887 – 1967 / Florence / 1886 – 1954 /
footstones – Father, Mother

124. Pink granite on grey granite
In loving memory / STOVER / Betty A. / 1930 – / Howard F. / 1926 – / son Ronald Norman / 1952 – 1971 / dau Lesley Anne / 1969 – 1993 /
footstone – Ronnie, Lesley

125. Grey granite on grey granite
JOHNSON / Charles H. / 1867 – 1955 / Bertha E. / 1879 – 1965 / A day of duty done, a night of rest begun /
footstone – Mother

126. Grey granite on grey granite
son / Edgar Lloyd / 1902 – 1962 / JOHNSON /

127. Flat salmon granite on cement base
JOHNSON / Charles R. / May 28, 1908 – Nov. 24, 1978 / Glenn Ward / Jan. 3, 1913 – /

128. Pink granite
PEER / Mary C. / 1900 – 1978 / Hiram / 1889 – 1957 /

129. Dark grey granite on grey granite
PIERCE / Violet G. BROWN / 1892 – 1966 / beloved wife of / Ben S. PIERCE / 1894 – 1978 / son of William Ben / 1920 – 1966 /
footstone – Bill, Mother

130. Dark grey granite on grey granite
HELKA / Ethel M. MARTIN / HELKA / July 21, 1891 / May 18, 1966 / wife / John Henry / HELKA / July 12, 1883 / Mar. 16, 1968 / husband
footstones – Father, Mother

131. Dark grey granite on grey granite
BOND / Dale Allan / Aug. 1, 1956 / Jan. 1, 1972 / beloved son of / Russell & / Donna BOND /
footstone – son

132. Dark grey granite on grey granite
BOND / wife / Donna Ellen / HELKA / born May 28, 1932 / husband / Russell Charles / BOND / born Jan. 27, 1931 / died Nov. 6, 1966 /

133. Dark grey granite on grey granite
HELKA / Catherine May / (CURRIEHELKA / May 23, 1911 / Jan. 5, 1978 / wife / Stewart Elmo / HELKA / Mar. 30, 1912 / husband /

134. Pink granite on grey granite
OSTRANDER / Wilma M. / Mar. 5, 1926 / Sept. 8, 1975 / Orrie L. / Dec. 6, 1923 / Nov. 28, 1988 /

134.1 Dark grey on light grey granite; piece of grain
McNEIL / Peter A. / Apr. 23, 1929 / Aug. 27, 1992 /

134.2 Red granite on red granite base
SIMPSON / Ruby ESSELTINE / Dec. 28, 1913 / Feb. 4, 1998 / Norman L. / “Norm” / Sept. 7, 1906 / Feb. 15, 1991 /

134.3 Dark grey on light grey granite base; praying hands
HUNT / Adam / Sept. 14, 1995 – Sept. 16, 1995 / beloved son of / Julie / Anne Margaret / Nov. 11, 1966 / Robert Charles / June 29, 1961 / The Lord is my Shepherd /

134.4 Dark grey granite on light grey granite base
PIERCE / Allan L. PIERCE / 1930 – 1996 / beloved husband of Joan P. SMITH / The Lord is my light / and my salvation; Whom shall I fear? Psalm 27:1 /

134.5 Light grey granite on light grey granite base
EDWARDS / Joyce RYDER / TONKINSON / Dec. 31, 1918 / Dec. 29, 1987 / born in / Barlow / Yorkshire / wife / Cecil Robert / EDWARDS / June 24, 1926 / June 19, 1973 / born in / Pontardawe / Wales / husband /

135. Red granite on grey granite
In loving memory / MORGAN / “The dead in Christ shall rise first” / Shirley E. / BROWN / Mar. 16, 1924 – / Kenneth C. / “Bud” / Mar. 26, 1920 / July 6, 1987 / parents of Ken, Larry & Brad /

135.1 Dark grey granite on light grey granite base; four plot stones
MITCHELL / Norman MITCHELL / 1914 – 1998 / beloved husband of / Lavina REITH / 1917 – 1994 /
footstones – Mother, Father

136. Dark grey granite on grey granite; two dark stones at corner with “LEGG”
LEGG / W. Henry / Sept. 29, 1902 / July 18, 1987 / his wife / Thersa L. McLAIN / June 10, 1904 / Sept. 24, 1984 /

137. Red granite on grey granite
In loving memory / STOVER / Ethel G. / PRATT / 1906 – 1977 / wife / Harold C. / STOVER / 1909 – 1994 / husband
footstone – Mother, Father

138. Dark grey granite
ORRIS / Marjorie R. / STOVER / 1922 – 2006 / Lorne H. / ORRIS / 1922 – 1985 / parents of George / Lorna Ruth, Lucille and Louise
footstone – Lorne

139. Dark grey granite on grey granite
In loving memory / STOVER / Florence N. / 1918 – / Stanley C. / 1913 – 1979 /

139.1 Red granite on grey granite base
MILLARD / Robert S. / 1922 – 1994 / Ardith CLINE / 1923 – 2006 / parents of Sharlet, Randall & Jeanine /

140. Dark grey granite on light grey granite base; guitar with music notes
BRASSER / Jeffery A. / June 20, 1981 / June 16, 1998 / beloved son, brother & friend /

Addendum

[From The Ontario Register, transcription done by Emily S. Wilson, New York City, in August 1967: WHITTEMORE, Amos, died May 13, 1868 , AE 62 y 10 m., a native of New Hampshire, US /]

Burials without Monuments
 
BALLAH – St Thomas Evening Journal, 6 December 1906, Page 1, c3 – Died – James H. BALLAH, 70th year, Dec 6, survived by wife, son and daughter.  Funeral December 7 to Mapleton Cemetery.  No monument found – CVH August 2008

OSBORNE – St Thomas Times Journal, 26 June 1925, Page 7, c1 – Died –  Mrs Stanley OSBORNE, June 23, mother of Rosamund and Melbourne OSBORNE; niece of Mrs L. SMITH.  Funeral June 25 to Necropolis Cemetery.  No monument found – CVH May 2006

SHERK – St Thomas Times Journal, 25 July 1931, Page 15, c8 – Died – Erie P. SHERK, daughter of Mrs Oretta SHERK, formerly of Lyons.  Burial Jan 27 in Disciples Cemetery, Mapleton.  No monument found – CVH April 2005