NL GenWeb Headstone Data

Notre Dame Bay ~ Exploits District

Lewisporte - Old United Cemetery

This cemetery listing is approximately 90% complete. The headstones are old, often broken and difficult to read.

The headstone information was collected and compiled  by PETER HOLMES, formatted by BEVERLY WARFORD.  While we have endeavored to be as correct as humanly possible, there could be some typographical errors

SURNAME GIVEN NAME DATE OF BIRTH DATE OF DEATH AGE COMMENTS
Remarks with * were added by Peter Holmes
Bennett George G.   Jun 25, 1942 21 yrs *A Gunner in the R.C.A., Regimental # G13216. His mother was Nettie from N.B and he was married to Annie May ?

Boone Edgar William   Jan 21, 1950 69 yrs *May have come from Moreton's Hr.

Boone Nathaniel   ????    
Boone Laura 1877 1923    

Boone Priscilla   Jun 9, 1938 52 yrs Wife of Edgar *Came from Botwood. Surname possibly Carpenter.

Boone Elizabeth   Feb 22, 1902 55 yrs  

Bradley W.W.   Feb 24, 1937 73 yrs *William Wallace Bradley, Customs Officer, married Helena A. Lilley at Exploits on July 12 1888. He was probably the Son of John & Jane Bradley, and died one day short of his 73rd birthday. Helena, was the daughter of William Henry Lilley of Christchurch, and Jane Hannah Sceviour of Exploits.
Bradley Helena   Oct 28, 1953 91 yrs 8 mos  
Bradley Alex   Nov 2, 1914 18 yrs  

Budden Lubert   Nov 1, 1964 60 yrs *Appears on census data, as from Michael's Harbour.
Budden Elizabeth Grace   Jun 29, 1948 45 yrs  

Bulgin Norman   Feb 28, 1954 63 yrs *Probably the Son of George & Emma Bulgin of Cottles Island.

Bursey Ann   Dec 26, 1934 60 yrs *Probably the Wife of Joseph Bursey of Tizzard's Harbour

Bursey Edward A. 1901 1950    

Burt Susan   Oct 25, 1924 87 yrs  

Burt Thomas W.   Aug 18, 1961 87 yrs *Thomas W. appears to hail from Tizzard's Harbour and his wife Lydia, from Seldom, although listed as from Tizzard's Harbour as well. I believe she may be a Penney, the daughter of Richard & Jane (Rowsell).
Burt Lydia M.   May 3, 1946    

Dart Thomas G. 1876 1949    

Day Viola Flossie 1930 1950    

Downton William R.   Aug 2, 1929 53 yrs *William Robert Downton was born in Scissor's Cove Exploits. He was the Son of Joseph Downton & Mary Chaulk. Mary married three times, which accounts for her being buried @ Barr'd Islands. Robert's Wife Amelia, was the Daughter of James Jones & Dorcas Manuel.
Downton Amelia   Aug 11, 1938    

Forward Obediah   Dec 3, 1948 86 yrs *Obediah hailed from Tizzard's Harbour. Wife Priscilla is a mystery, as on census data, his Wife was named Emma. Maybe married twice?
Forward Priscilla   Jan 18, 1945 79 yrs  

Freake Elijah   Nov 12, 1910 73 yrs  
           
Freake Harvey   Aug 3, 1927 16 yrs *Harvey was the Son of Parmenas Freake and Winnifred Elsie Manuel.

Freake James   Apr 21, 1893    

Freake Simon Peter   Apr 21, 1893 26 yrs  

Freake Vera Jenetta   Dec 22, 1918 3 mos 13 days  

Freake Wilson   Oct 15, 1938    

Hann George   Feb 14, 1929 74 yrs *Possibly son of Solomon Hann & Elizabeth Ball
Hann Selina   Feb 7, 1908 54 yrs *Nee Bennett. Married Nov 22, 1876.

Hann Isaiah   Jan 17, 1926 70 yrs *Brother of George
Hann Mary Ann 1858 1900   *nee Brown. Married Nov 23, 1880.

Hann Solomon   Jan 6, 1891   *Solomon and Elizabeth (Ball) were married at Moreton's Hr. Oct 12, 1853
Hann Elizabeth        

Hodder Abraham, Bertha & Annie       "All Gone But Not Forgotten"

Hodder Allan 1874 1933   *The 1921 Census suggests the Hodder family are from Joe Batt's Arm
Hodder Melina 1885 1928    

Hodder Stephen 1879 1953    
Hodder Elsie 1892 1939    
Hodder Mary 1912 1933    
Hodder Roland   1912   Baby

Hynes Archibald   ?? Mar 25, 1913 ?? 27 yrs 11 mos  

Jewer Flora   Jan 30, 1908 23 yrs *1st wife of Murdock Jewer

Jewer Thomas W.   Sept 1926 68 yrs 10 mos *Son of George & Elizabeth. He married Emma Sheppard bc Mar 1859 Cupids

Jones Henry F.   May 13, 1944 71 yrs *Son of James Jones & Dorcas Manuel. Married Mary Jane Saint of Musgravetown.
Jones Mary Jane   May 8, 1953 82 yrs  

Jones Vera Maud   Jun 12, 1940 12 yrs 6 mos "*Daughter of John Jones & Gladys May Milley. "

Jure Cecilia   1896 21 yrs  

King Matthew   1934 92 yrs *He was from Fogo according to the 1921 Census. "Phoebe", his wife, is described as Ruby from Joe Batt's Arm on the same census, but the dates seem close.
King Pheobe   1929 78 yrs  

King Parmenas   Sept 20, 1906   *Son of Matthew & Pheobe. Unable to determine age.

Layte Albert W. 1878 1927   *Possibly son of Son of James Alfred Layte & Elizabeth Ann Peckford. Wife Lily is the Daughter of John Woolfrey & Hannah Osmond.
Layte Lily 1884 1968?    

Layte Gilbert   Sept 26, 1923 13 yrs *Possibly son of Alfred Layte & Tamar Downton

Layte Tamar   Dec 31, 1946 68 yrs 3 mos  

Manuel Edwin 1909 1971   *Son of Henry/Harry Manuel & Delilah

Manuel Ford   Feb 28, 1931 55 yrs *Ford Manuel was born February 24, 1876 to George Manuel & Mahala Manuel.

Manuel Henry W. 1873 1957   Master Mariner *Possibly from Loon Bay and his Wife Delilah from Greenspond
Manuel Delilah 1875 1947    

Manuel George   Feb 24, 1924 78 yrs *Born October 25 1845, the son of Joseph Manuel & Elizabeth Milley.

Manuel Mabel   Jun 29, 1901 2 yrs 7 mos Daughter of Caleb & Winnifred

Manuel Malaha   Oct 19, 1940 90 yrs *MAHALA Manuel is described on her headstone, as MALAHA. Born September 28 1850, the Daughter of Andrew Manuel & Elizabeth Lacey.
Howe David   Jul 9, 1901   "Native of Dundee". *This would be Mahala's Son-In-Law, the husband of Julia Dalton Manuel. He was born I believe, in 1862. The graves of Mahala and David are surrounded by a wrought iron fence

Manuel R. Gwenith 1916 1958   *Rosalind Gwynneth Manuel (nee Jefferies) was born Sept 25, 1916 and died May 21, 1958. She married Alonzo Archibald Nelson Manuel. Her parents were Stewart Frances (Rimmer) Jefferies.

Manuel Una Mae   1950 9 mos *A very difficult stone to read. Parents ?? George and Maud.

Martin Lydia   Apr 13, 1940 80 yrs *Possibly from Twillingate and may be the wife of Frederick Moyles of Black Island.

Martin Ralph 1905 1949   *May be the son of Eli & Charlotte.
Martin Blanche H. 1911 1966   *Possibly a Moyles

Meisner Bernard H.   Jun 27, 1942   *A gunner in the R.C.A. Service # F/16743. He was the Son of Roland Ellis & Irene Maude Meisner, of Bridgewater, Nova Scotia

Minty Joseph 1855 1947   *Possibly the Son of George & Rachel of Twillingate
Minty Amelia 1881 1960   *Probably the Daughter of Reuben & Martha Woolfrey

Moore Chester   Jan 1, 1919 11 mos Son of W.T. & May

Moyles Elizabeth   Oct 28, 1919 31 yrs *Wife of Charles Bennett Moyles, and possibly daughter of Joseph "Josiah" Woolfrey & Patience.

Moyles Lillian 1912 1932   *Possibly born in Grand Falls, the daughter of John J.& Louisa

Moyles Louisa   Jan 21, 1954 70 yrs *Possibly wife of John J. Moyles. 1921 Census suggests bc Oct 1885 Red Bay.

Newbury Maud   May 31, 1915 31 yrs Beloved wife of James. *Died in Boston MA

Northcott David George   Aug 26, 1944 21 yrs  

Northcott Harry A. 1899 1942    
Northcott Mary   Oct 8, 1958 88 yrs *Mother of Harry. Cenus states she married Henry from Carbonear and that she was from Joe Batts Arm.

Northcott ??? Jan 20, 1887 Dec 25, 1923    

Noseworthy Mary Jane   May 14, 1909 47 yrs *Wife of John. Possibly Mary Jane Woolfrey who was married to Albert Crabbe.

Osmond Naomi   Dec 12,1956 92 yrs *Probably wife of Joseph.

Pelley Hannah??   Dec 6, 1903 39 yrs  

Pelley Herbert 1864 1940    
Pelley Catherine 1867 1955    

Pelley Mary E.   Dec 17, 1919 23 yrs 9 mos *Wife of Walter B. Pelley.

Rendell Laura Belle 1880 1952    

Rideout Jabez Oct 1, 1868 Dec 2, 1947   "*Probably the son of Adam Rideout & Mary Jane Fudge. "

Rideout Emma   Mar 1942    

Rideout Minnie   Oct 29, 1909 20 yrs 10 mos *Wife of Alexander Hardy Rideout and Daughter of Aquilla & Rachel Woolfrey.

Roberts ?? 1893 1954   *May be Clara, Wife of Walter.

Rowe Eli   Jul 24, 1944 80 yrs  
Rowe Pheobe   Aug 29, 1961 87 yrs  

Rowe Gladys Isabella   Jan 1924 10 yrs *Daughter of Eli & Phoebe.

Russell William 1853 1932    
Russell Amelia 1860 1942   *Daughter of Solomon Hann & Elizabeth Ball.

Seward Jean Frances   Sept 2, 1921   Darling child of Joseph and Margaret

Simmons Sarah   Oct 26, 1951 71 yrs *Wife of Simmon

Small Althea   Oct 16, 1948 52 yrs *Wife of Fred and census indicates she was a King by birth.

Small Ernest H.   Mar 1931??   *Son of Robert Jabez & Amelia Small

Small Robert Jabez 1862 1936    
Small Amelia 1866 1946   *Daughter of William & Alice Mills of Moreton's Harbour

Smith Isaac John Mar 20, 1880 Mar 28, 1946    
Smith Janet   May 24, 1953 64 yrs  

Snelgrove Eli   Jun 29, 1938 74 yrs *Came from Exploits Island

Snelgrove Julia P.   Nov 6, 1947 73 yrs *Possibly the daughter of George & Mary Ann Gillett of Exploits

Snelgrove Peter 1862 1952   *Came from Exploits Island
Snelgrove Isabella Ann 1879 1943   *Annie may be Isabella Ann Freake

Snelgrove Reginald   May 28, 1924 5 yrs *Son of Peter & Annie

Snow Bernard George   Jun 17, 1944 20 mos Infant Son of Pearce & Gertrude

Snow William John   Oct 1, 1936 75 yrs  
Snow Susannah 1865 1950    

Vineham Deborah   Apr 7, 1908 19 yrs *May be the daughter of Isaiah Hann

Walker John F.   Jun 25, 1942 20 yrs *John F (Fairweather) Walker was a gunner in the R.C.A. His service # is G13127. He was a Lance Bombadier. His Parents were Alexander & Mary Walker of Medutic, N.B.

Woolfrey Abner   Mar 26, 1902 22 yrs *Son of Reuben and Martha

Woolfrey Abner Thomas   Sept 2, 1947 70 yrs *Son of James and Elizabeth (French) Woolfrey of Moreton's Harbour.
Woolfrey Minetta   Aug 17, 1964 75 yrs *Daughter of John and Mary Ann (Pike) Moors of New Bay.

Woolfrey Carrie   Dec 2, 1912 13 yrs *Possibly Violet Carrie, the daughter of William George & Kate Woolfrey.

Woolfrey Cecilia Dulcie   Mar 15, 1919 20 yrs 3 mos *Daughter of Robert Edgar Woolfrey & Mary Jane Osbourne.

Woolfrey James   1889 51 yrs *Son of Samuel (Jr.) & Julia Woolfrey

Woolfrey Janet   Jul 21, 1904 23 yrs *Possibly the daughter of William George Woolfrey and Selina Linfield.

Woolfrey Jessie Melinda   Jan 13, 1918 34 yrs *First wife of Abner T. Woolfrey. Daughter of Elijah and Elizabeth (Bennett) Freake of Joe Batts Arm.

Woolfrey John   Aug 8, 1920 76 yrs *Son of Robert Woolfrey & Elizabeth Small.
Woolfrey Hannah   Oct 23, 1919 75 yrs *Probably the Daughter of George & Priscilla Osmond.

Woolfrey Josiah   Feb 22, 1904 68 yrs *Possibly Joseph Josiah, son of Robert Woolfrey and Elizabeth Small.
Woolfrey Patience   Nov 2, 1882 41 yrs *Daughter of Stephen and Mary Osmond of Moreton's Harbour.

Woolfrey Julia A.   Feb 15, 1911 25 yrs *Possibly first wife of Stanley Woolfrey.

Woolfrey Louis   Aug 16, 1917 24 yrs 2 mos *Louis Woolfrey's burial place is actually the Artillery Wood Cemetery on the outskirts of Boezinge, Belgium. 2707 Pte Woolfrey, 1st. Battalion RNR.

Woolfrey Mary   Mar 14, 1907 26 yrs Wife of Alphaeus. *Nee Mary Ann Antle, father James. First wife of Alphaeus.

Woolfrey Mary Jane   Mar 17, 1943 73 yrs *Possibly wife of Robert Edgar Woolfrey. May be Mary Jane Osbourne of Morteon's Harbour.

Woolfrey Robert F.   ??? ???3 yrs 7 mos  

Woolfrey Ruth Mildred   Feb 1, 1922   *Daughter of Abner T and Manetta Woolfrey

Woolfrey Samuel   Feb 28, 1951 64 yrs *Son of Joseph Josiah Woolfrey and Eliza Lee.

Woolfrey Margaret Louise   Aug 19, 1932 18 yrs *Daughter of Samuel and Emily (Ford) Woolfrey.

Woolfrey Selina   Feb 25, 1918 65 yrs *Husband of William George Woolfrey. Daughter of Alfred and Maria Ann (Woolfrey) Linfield.

Woolfrey Theresa   Mar 28, 1939 69 yrs *Possibly the daughter of John Woolfrey & Hannah Osmond. Theresa was married to Ephraim Woolfrey, the son of James Woolfrey & Elizabeth French.

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