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Samson's Island, Notre Dame Bay



Samson's Island is made up of two islands, north and south. According to the 1921 Census, there were 96 people living there at that time. The cemetery is located on the south island and is very well cablue for. The notes and names above are exactly as written on stones.



Samson's Island, Notre Dame Bay

SurName Given Name Birth Death Comment
POTTER, Gordon S. 1904 1944 Wife Meta
POTTER, Emma   March 24, 1951 Age 73 Years - Double Stone
POTTER, Eli James  February 27, 1954 Age 78 Years
ANSTEY, Georgina Annie   Sept. 29, 1951 Age 30 Years, 8 Months Wife of Walter Potter
BAKER, Samuel, Fanny, Albert, Mary, Wilbert, Gladys     
JANES, Eliza   May 28, 1913 Age 64 Years
PERRY, Agnes 1902 1933 Wooden Sign
PERRY, Enos   Nov. 20, 1918 Age 28 Years - Double Stone Husband of Blanche Perry
PERRY, Lawrance Aubrey   July 18, 1918 Age 16 months, Son
PERRY, Walter Bean   July 22, 1918 Age 17 Years Son of Titus and Dorcas Perry
BURT, James   August 19, 1930 Age 56 Years Husband of Dorcas Burt
BUTT, Dora Eliza   May 22, 1920 Age 19 Years Wife of Herbert Died at Exploits
BURT, Ward   April 20, 1919 Age 2 Years Son of James and Dorcas
BAKER, Eliel John   July 31, 1929 Age 50 Years Husband of Maggie Baker
POTTER, Bessie 1906 1928 Double Stone
POTTER, Dorcas 1910 1928 
FLIGHT, Flora   July 09, 1941 Age 31 Years Wife of James Flight
PATTEN, Samuel   Sept. 31, 1893 Age 49 Years Wife Susan
BUTLER, Hector   June 15, 1923 Age 6 1/2 Years Son of Samuel and Bessie Drowned Grandson of Jacob Butler
POTTER, Pansy 1939 1940 Age 18 Months
POTTER, Meta   July 28, 1941Age 28 Years Wife of Allan Potter

This page transcribed by Boyce & Gail Stryde (July 15, 2000)

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

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