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There are two cemeteries on Pinchard's Island. One located on the northwestern side of the island and one situated near the center of the island. I went to the one centered in the middle of the island. There was a sign at each end of the cemetery defining one part to be Anglican and the other part to be the United. I treated them both as one cemetery. The cemetery is basically in poor condition. The grass was about waist deep in several sections and quite a few of the headstones were either broken or failing down or buried. Some were badly pitted with age making them virtually unable to be read. The following tombstones are some of the ones I managed to read, but there were quite a few I did not have time to do.
1. In Loving Memory of Peter Norris died Oct 17, 1920 aged 83 years and his wife Eleanor J. Norris died Sept 13, 1921 aged 74 years. Erected by their daughter Lydia. 2. In Loving Memory of Florence daughter of John and Mary Hann who died 1873 aged 18 years. 3. In Loving Memory of Henry Dowding died May 23, 1891 aged 71 years and his daughter Jenny died Apr 29, 1872 aged 15 years 4. In Loving Memory of Sarah wife of William Parsons who entered rest 5th day of ? 1872 aged 72 years. 5. Norris: In Loving Memory of parents William 1844-1919 Suzanna 1857-1930. The Norris Family. 6. In Loving Memory of Edward Beloved husband of Priscilla Norris who departed this Feb 19, 1951 aged 62 years 7. In Fond Memory of George D. Norris beloved son of Charles and Julia Ann died Oct 20, 1898 1 month , 21 day 8. In Loving Memory of Baxter Norris beloved husband of Jessie Norris died May 13, 1919 aged 26 years. 9. Charles Norris beloved husband of Julia Ann Norris died Apr. 11, 1931 aged 66 years. 10. In Loving Memory of Herbert beloved son of Samuel and Eleanor Norris died Dec 1, 1930 aged 25 years 2 months 11. Helenia Jane beloved wife of Samuel Norris died April 9, 1932 aged 47 years 12. Francis Norris died April 17 1936 and his wife Jane died Sept 10 1939 aged 88 years 13. In Loving Memory of Levi Norris died March 6, 1875 aged 63 years 14. In Loving Memory of Eleanor Norris died Mar 14, 1882 aged 56 years 15. Sacred to the Memory of Leah wife of George Norris date unreadable and son Walter Willie Feb 6 ? Aged 7 months 16. Erected by James Blackmore. In Loving Memory of William who entered rest May 17, 1884, aged 51 years. 17. In Loving Memory of James Blackmore who departed this life Dec. 18, 1861 18. In Loving Memory of John Blackmore who died Jan 3, 1897 aged 76 years 19. In Loving Memory of Mary Blackmore who died June 6, 1874 aged 74 years 20. In Loving Memory of John Blackmore who died June 8, 1869 aged 80 years 21. Erected by John Blackmore- In Loving Memory of Elizabeth Oakley who died May 5, 1861 aged 31 years 22. In Loving Memory of Elizabeth beloved wife of Patrick Blackmore who died Nov. 2, 1877 aged 72 years 23. In Loving Memory of Patrick Blackmore who died Oct. 8, 1878 aged 83 years 24. William Blackmore (unreadable & 1 other 25. Thomas son of William and Sarah Blackmore died Feb 13, 1870 aged 6 weeks. 26. In Loving Memory of Samuel Blackmore 1871-1960 aged 89 years 27. Blackmore (unreadable) 28. Erected by granddaughters: Beloved grandmother Rosanna Blackmore died Sept 12, 1938 aged 92 years 29. ? Blackmore beloved wife of Stanley Weston Blackmore who died March 26, 1948 aged 65 years 9 months. 30. In Loving Memory of John Gill who departed this life June 1, 1882, aged 46 years 31. Erected by Noah Gill. In Loving Memory of his mother Ann Gill Who died Jan 18, 1915 aged 76 years also his son Kenneth P. who died Jan 8, 1905 aged 6 years 32. In Loving Memory of William Parsons who died Feb 23, 1893 aged 68 years and also his wife Ann died July 8, 1878 aged 45 years 33. In Loving Memory of William Gill was born July 2, 1858 died 7th Aug 1860 34. In Loving Memory of Abraham Gill who died Mar 30, 1870 aged 31 years 35. In Loving Memory of Joseph Gill Mar. 26, 1869 aged 40 years 36. In Loving Memory of Obadiah Gill beloved husband of Barbara Gill died Mar1, 1916, aged 29 years. 37. In Loving Memory of Peter beloved son of Peter and Patience Gill died Nov 4, 1898 aged 19 years 38. Israel Parsons 1865-1924 39. Hedley Parsons 1868-1938 40. Louisa Parsons 1871-1929 41. In Loving Memory of dear mother Jane Gill beloved wife of Joseph Gill died Nov. 22, 1889, 88 years 42. In Loving Memory of William Gill who died July 4, 1868 aged 44 years 43. Sacred to the Memory of Jane Gill beloved wife of Thomas died Feb 12, 1882 44. In Loving Memory of Mary Gill beloved wife of John Gill who died Aug 19, 1897 aged 92 years and 9 months 45. In Loving Memory of Kiziah beloved wife of Solomon Perry died Aug 2, 1919 aged 35 years 46. In Loving Memory of Heber Luke Lush died March 12, 1931 aged 23 years 9 months 47. In Loving Memory of Alphaeus Lush beloved husband of Elizabeth June 23, 1947 aged 71 years
Transcribed by Linda Norris (September, 2001)Page Last Modified: Friday March 22, 2013 (Don Tate)
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