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Conception Bay North Region - Brigus DistrictBrigus - Lone Graves
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While I have endeavored to be as correct as humanly possible, there could be some typographical errors.
|Anyone who has research interests in
Brigus, Conception Bay, should certainly read the book "Brigus Past Glory,
Present Splendour" by John Northway Leamon. It is filled with the history
of many of the early families and events of the town’s past. On a personal
note, I am very thankful to Mr. Leamon for writing this book, as it was
instrumental in solving the mystery of my maternal family (Critch) roots.
What follows are a few excerpts from his book in which Leamon refers to some older headstones located within the community.
Page 41: Leamon’s transcription of 2 headstones located “ on a small hill in the garden just behind the Albert Sparkes residence….”
“In Memory of
Page 44: Leamon describes a lone headstone located “just up the path called Road to Burnt Head…”
“Also to the memory of
Page 63: Leamon describes the legible parts of headstones (no longer existent) once located at the intersection of Battery Road and Rattley Row:
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