NL GenWeb Headstone Data

Notre Dame Bay ~ Exploits District

Lewisporte - Philadephia Pentecostal Cemetery (Partial)

Comments indicated with * have been inserted by transcriber

These headstones were read, recorded and transcribed by Peter Holmes.. While I have endeavored to be as correct as humanly possible, there could be some typographical errors.
Baker William   May 29, 1986 75 yrs  
Baker Meta J.   Jun 9, 2001 88 yrs Wife of William D. Baker
Ball Lester Mar 31, 1928 Feb 8, 1982   *Possible son of Samuel and Beatrice Ball of Stanhope.

Chalk Robert S. 1899 1974   *Listed on Stanhope 1921 Census as a stepson of Solomon Ball. Lucy, wife of Solomon, bc 1873 at Lushes Bight.
Chalk Olive 1908 n/a   Wife of Robert Chalk. No death date on headstone.

Downton Frederick W. 1924 2006   *Frederick Wilson Downton likely born Aug 1, 1924 @ Rushy Pond to Andrew Downton and Gertrude Mercer. Fred and Meta were married Oct 2, 1946.
Downton Meta Fowlow 1925 1989    

Freake Morley Ralph   Nov 18, 1958 19 yrs & 9 mos Son of James and Effie. .

Freake James William 1910 1987   * James and Effie are listed on the 1935 census of Boyds Cove.
Freake Effie Lenora 1914 1999    

Potter Doris 1914 1984   Wife of Allan Potter

Potter Wilson Jul 22, 1914 Feb 12, 1996   *Possible son of John Potter and Beatrice Ellen Primmer.
Potter Annie M. Mar 25, 1925      

Potter Herbert 1912 2002   *Possible son of Eli James Potter and 2nd wife Charlotte Spencer.
Potter Rowena 1919 2001    

Purchase Leslie Truman   Oct 19, 1963   Son of Kenneth & Violet
Purchase Kenneth Wallace 1918 2002   *Possibly son of Francis Purchase and Agnes Baker who is listed with his parents in the Laurenceton 1935 Census
Purchase Violet Rebecca 1922 1995    

Rideout Herbert J. (Pastor) 1893 1974   *Born Twillingate
Rideout Lydia Mary G.   Feb 15, 1973 78 yrs Wife of Pastor Herbert Rideout. *Lydia Mary Grace Sharron, daughter of Francis Sharron and Elizabeth Warford, born Dec 24, 1893 at South West Arm, New Bay (now Point Leamington).

Sheppard Maxwell 1914 1986    
Sheppard Ellen(Nellie) 1920     Wife of Maxwell Sheppard.


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