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DILDO SALVATION ARMY CEMETERY

Trinity Bay District,
Newfoundland

SURNAME GIVEN DATE OF BIRTH DATE OF DEATH AGE INSCRIPTION
THORNE Pearl D 1910 1998?    
           
THORNE Harvey Sept 5, 1912 Apr 11, 1918    
           
THORNE William   Jan 7th 1963 84 yrs,10 mos A dear husband and father. Husband of Evelyn Thorne. He lives with us in memory still and will for evermore.
           
THORNE Evelyn   Feb 19th 1970 77 yrs, 7 mos A dear mother. For all of us she did her best; May God grant her eternal rest.
           
THORNE Levi March 16, 1921 Oct 8, 1998    
THORNE Gertie Oct 10, 1934     Forever with the Lord. Ever rememmbered by wife & family.
           
THORNE George 1885 1958   A beloved husband and father.
           
POLLETT Wilhelmina 1897 1980   Beloved wife of Archibald Pollett. For all of us she did her best; May God grant her eternal rest.
           
THORNE George Gordon Steward 1930 19?8    
           
THORNE Walter Malcolm July 17, 1917 March 28, 1938   Ever remembered, ever loved.
           
THORNE Thomas W   July 7th 1960 35 years On that bright eternal shore; We shall meet to part no more. Erected by Clifford, Betty, Lou and Jessie.
           
CRANFORD Hilda Alma July 1st 1923 Nov 21st 1962   Mother. She was always unselfish; For others she lived; Not for what she could get; But for what she could give.
           
CRANFORD Ethel 1902 1975   Safe in the arms of Jesus; Safe on his gentle breast; There by His love overshaded; Sweetly my soul shall rest.
           
CRANFORD Moses 1891 1980   For all of us he did his best; May God grant him eternal rest.
           
REID Ebenezer        
REID Rhoda       White wooden cross lying on the ground.
           
REID Gower       Wooden cross.
           
REID Maisie       White wooden cross.
           
REID Baby Glen Oct 1, 1973 Dec 29, 1973   He lives with us in memory still; And will for evermore. Erected by mom and dad.
           
REID Chester   Nov 4, 1968 62 years If life and in death, O Lord, abide with me. Ever remembered by his wife and family.
           
REID Maud   Jan 12, 1975 62 years We shall meet again. Erected by sons, daughters and grand-children.
           
REID Minnie Elizabeth Aug 2, 1920 June 13, 1994   Mother. Safely in the arms of Jesus.
           
REID Eldred C   8 May 1976 60 years Woodsman, NFLD Forestry, WW 2.
           
REID Laura Maude Dec 21, 1949 Dec 16, 1966   She lives with us in memory, And will forever more.
           
UNKNOWN         Two white wooden crosses.
           
HIGDON Madonna Aug 13, 1949 Aug 20, 1949    
           
HIGDON Nellie Sept 28, 1896 Oct 10, 1971   Mother. Our loved one sleeps here. By her family.
           
HIGDON Heber   Jan 18, 1957 64 years In memory a daily thought; In heart a silent sorrow.
           
UNKNOWN         Enclosed plot.
UNKNOWN         Enclosed plot, white wooden marker.
SMITH John Samuel 1893 1970   Royal NFLD Regiment, WW 1. Lest we forget.
           
WOODMAN John & Mary       Father and mother. Asleep in Jesus.
           
UNKNOWN         Large metal enclosed plot.
           
UNKNOWN Donna-Marie       Jesus loved the little children.
           
THORNE Lillian (Reid) Feb 29, 1912 1931    
           
PRETTY Thomas & Elizabeth       Asleep in Jesus. Erected by their son John.
           
THORNE Moses Feb 24, 1875 Dec 13, 1965   Father. Gone but not forgotten.
           
THORNE Minnie   Aug 8th 1949 67 years Beloved wife of Moses Thorne. Fold her, O Father, in Thine arms; And let her henceforth be; A messenger of love between; Our human hearts and Thee.
           
THORNE Clarene James Dec 12, 1906 June 21, 1930   Brother. Gone but not forgotten.
           
NEWHOOK Minnie Marion 1949 1950   Beloved child of Hayward & Cecilia Newhook. Our loved one sleeps here.
           
THORNE Moses G 1922 1986   Brother. Though death divides, Fond memory clings.
           
CRANFORD Ina J   1931 35 years  
CRANFORD Ernest   1920 6 mos Her children
CRANFORD Jessie   1932 16 years  
CRANFORD Violet   1935 9 years  
CRANFORD Raymond   1936 15 years Forever with the Lord. Erected by Albert H Cranford.
           
CRANFORD Hayward?   Jany 20th, 1924?    
           
REID Stephen April 17, 1971 May 2, 1971   He needs no lullaby to sleep, God called him home, His child to keep.
           
LAWSON???         Marker lying on the ground with name plate (unreadable).
           
HEFFORD William   12 Oct 1956 66 years Private. Royal NFLD Regt.
           
WOODMAN Nehemiah 1886 1969   Father.
WOODMAN Laura 1894 1931   Mother.
WOODMAN Agnes 1922 1929   Sister.
           
WILLIAMS Joseph   Nov 14, 1938 73 years Dearest father you have left us; Never will your memory fade; Kindest thoughts will always linger; Around the place where you are laid. Erected by his wife and daughter.
           
WILLIAMS Joseph   Nov 5th 1939 74 years  
WILLIAMS Elizabeth   Jan 17th 1943 78 years The golden gates were opened wide; A gentle voice said "come"; And Angels from the other side; Welcomed our loved ones home. Erected by their daughter Julia.
           
HIGDON Wallace Clifford   Nov 20th 1958 21 years Son of Samuel & Ethel Higdon. Yet tho thy smile be lost to sight; To memory thou art dear.
           
HIGDON Thomas March 31, 1844 March 20, 1934   Married Dec 24, 1874
HIGDON Flora (Butt) Sept 15, 1850 June 9, 1923   Erected by Chris Hidgon.
           
HIGDON Alice 1875 1944   Ever remembered.
HIGDON Rodger 1877 1952   Erected by the family.
           
HOLLETT Susan 1891 1981    
           
HOLLETT Sgt Levi 1893 1961   D.C.M C DE GR. No 539, Royal NFLD Regt. Until the day breaks.
           
HOLLETT John 1843 1931   Father.
HOLLETT Mary Ann 1856 1919   Mother. Never will their memories fade.
           
WOODLAND Louie Dec 19, 1894 Oct 13, 1921   Beloved wife of ?BJT. Chas Woodland. Born at Twillingate, died at Dildo. When I'm nearing Jordon's pillows; Let Thy bosom be my pillow. Hide me, O Thou Rock of Ages, Safe in thee. Erected by her Comrads, Officers. I will love Thee in life, I wll love Thee in death; and praise Thee as long as thou lendest the breath and sing..... Dear wife and mother, THou hast left us; Left us here with broken hearts; But we think of that blest morning; When we meet no more to part.
           
  HEFFORD Ronald F 1930 1975 Now comes the weeping; Then the glad reaping; Now comes the labor hard; Then the reward. Ever remembered, ever loved by wife Janet, daughter Barbara and son Glenn.
           
HEFFORD Selby W Oct 7, 1895 Dec 29, 1982   Peace, perfect peace.
           
HIGDON Emily 1905 1987   At rest.
           
HIGDON John 1872 1940   Ever remembered. Erected by Grand Daughter Mabel.
           
HIGDON Hannah   Dec 29th 1925 49 1/2 yeas Beloved wife of John Higdon. Earth has many a scene of sorrow; of toil and care and storm; It will be a bright tomorrow; A heaven where all is calm.
           
HIGDON         Husband of Blanche. Badle eroded marker.
           
HIGDON Levi 1895 1987    
HIGDON Fannie 1897 1982   Asleep in the arms of Jesus.
           
THORNE Robert   Nov 8, 1948 78 years  
THORNE Melinda Nov 20, 1958     Post erected in plot with three small wooden crosses.
           
NEWHOOK Alice 1892 1977    
NEWHOOK Allison 1885 1946   In life and death, O Lord, Abide with me.
           
REID Levi   Dec 7, 1930 80 years also
REID Frederick   Dec 9, 1928 44 years  
           
REID Elizabeth   Aug 16, 1919 64 years Beloved wife of Levi Reid. One precious to our hearts is gone; The voice we loved is stilled; A place is vacant in our home; Which never can be filled.
           
REID Moses   Sept 22nd 1936 56 years Gone from amongst us, Oh how we miss him; Loving him dearly his memory we'll keep; Never till life ends, shall we forget him; Dear to our hearts is the place where he sleeps.
           
UNKNOWN         Four wooden crosses.
           
REID Azariah 1883 1924    
REID Elizabeth 1886 1959   Forever with the Lord.
           
HILLIER Cecelia Sarah 1874 1922   Mother.
HILLIER James Wm 1870 1945   Father.
           
SMITH Emma Rebecca   Dec 18, 1922 27 years Beloved wife of Philip H Smith. Also their child
SMITH Millie Florance   May 6, 1921 3 years No pains, no grief, no anxious fear…..remaining inscription unreadable.
           
REID Silas 1909? 1937?   Husband and father.
           
UNKNOWN         White marker…..no information.
           
REID Susanna 1890 1971   Grandmother. Ever remembered. Erected by Owen Higdon.
           
WILLIAMS Adeline Mary April 28, 1947 January 24, 1948 9 months Darling child of Ralph & Annie Williams.
           
UNKNOWN         Four white crosses.
           
SMITH Violet R (Higdon) Feb 11, 1903 Sept 11, 2002   Lovingly remembered.
           
SMITH Sgt Andrew, M M Aug 4, 1894 July 8, 1970   Fought for King and Country, World War I, 1914. For all of us he did his best; May God grant him eternal rest.
           
NEWHOOK Mark Jan 20, 1913 April 12, 2003    
NEWHOOK Bertha Jan 11, 1915 Nov 22, 2002   Forever in our hearts.
           
GEORGE Clarence E 1912 1985   Peacefully sleeping.
           
GEORGE Sadie F 1919 1975   Asleep in Jesus, Peaceful rest.
           
NEWHOOK         Small stone marker.
           
NEWHOOK         Large wooden marker.
           
NEWHOOK Baby       White cross marker.
           
NEWHOOK George 1910 1976   His toil is past; His work is done; He fought the fight; The victory won. Erected by his wife & family.
           
NEWHOOK Melenia S (Higdon) 1913 2008   Peace is thine and sweet remembrance is ours. Ever remembered by family.
           
HIGDON John   Sept 17, 1931 76 years  
           
HIGDON Amelia Feb 17, 1958   95 years  
           
HIGDON Herbert A 1905 1959    
HIGDON A Lillian 1906 1994    
           
PRETTY Julia   March 25th 1952 63 years Beloved wife of Edmund Jacob Pretty. Sleep on dear wife, thy work is done; Thy mortal cares are past; Jesus has come and borne thee home; To heavenly rest at last.
           
PRETTY Edmund Jacob   Dec 14, 1966 80 years Peace, perfect peace.
           
PRETTY Nellie M Oct 23, 1906 Mar 8, 1975 68 years Mother. For all of us she did her best; May God grant her eternal rest.
           
PRETTY Simeon   26 Apr 1968 70 years Private, Royal NFLD Regiment.
           
WILLIAMS Ronald 1955 1955    
WILLIAMS Roy 1955 1974   Safe in the arms of Jesus.
           
WILLIAMS Howard June 20th 1908 Sept 25th 1961   To our hearts your memory lingers; Sweetly tender, fond and true; There is not a day, dear father; That we do not think of you.
           
WILLIAMS Charles   Oct 6th 1951 77 years Yet tho' thy smile be lost to sight; To memory thou art dear.

Transcribed by: Mary Rawlinsonm
From photographs taken by Don Tate and Craig Peterman

Page Last Modified: Friday March 22, 2013 (Don Tate)

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