NL GenWeb Headstone Inscriptions

Trinity Bay Region ~ Trinity North District

English Harbour - Methodist / United Church Cemetery

Note: Stones are numbered individually; stones within the same plot have the same number but are distinguished by a letter added to the number. Unless within the same plot, stones with consecutive numbers are not necessarily adjacent in the cemetery.

Inscriptions were collected and compiled by KRISTIN IVANY HYNES, T. MARK IVANY HYNES, DIANE IVANY HYNES and THOMAS P. HYNES , September 1-2, 1990. While we have endeavored to be as correct as humanly possible, there could be some typographical errors.

NAMEPLOT #
Barnesheadstones 1 to 6
Batson / Batstone / Batsoneheadstones 17a to 26b
Bugdenheadstones 27a to 30c
Butlerheadstone 31
Fifieldheadstones 32 to 35
Freemanheadstone 36
Higdenheadstone 37
Ivamy / Ivanyheadstones 38 to 46
Pottleheadstones 47 to 54
Russellheadstone 55
Wellsheadstone 56

PLOT#INSCRIPTION
1.Charlotte beloved wife of George Barnes, died August 19 1908, aged 63 years. Also of Jane his beloved wife who died August 5 1880, aged 32 years.

2."Sacred to the memory of George Barnes son[?] who departed this life August 1[?] 1814[?] 41[?] years [remainder illegible]."{very old headstone, taller and wider than more recent stones}

3."Sacred to the memory of Jane Barnes [remainder illegible]." {very old headstone, taller and wider than more recent stones; adjacent to stone #2 but no plot boundaries are visible to indicate if it is part of the same plot}

4."Barnes [remainder illegible]." {very old headstone, taller and wider than more recent stones; adjacent to stones #2 and #3 and appears to be about the same age}

5.Ellen J. aged 3 months, and George M. aged 10 days; darling children of George and Florence Barnes.

6a.Arthur Gilbert Barnes beloved husband of Winifred, died December 5 1964, aged 54 years; erected by wife and daughter Edith.
6b.Winifred beloved wife of Arthur G. Barnes, died November 30 1972, aged 51 years.

7.George E. Barnes 1917 - 1982.

8.Isaac Robert Barnes 1918 - 1983

9a.Susan Camil Barnes wife of William John Barnes, died February 26 1955, aged 72 years; erected by husband, and two sons and daughter.
9b.William J. Barnes beloved husband of Susannah G.* Barnes, born September 5 1882, died September 11 1964; erected by son William. {* am unsure whether or not this is a transcription error}

10.Agnes Barnes beloved wife of Mark Barnes, died April 27 1948, aged 71 years.

11.Mark Barnes died March 14 1953, aged 76 years; erected by wife Mary Jane.

12.Mark Barnes 1858 - 1946; his wife Elizabeth Barnes 1860 - 1922; their son William Barnes 1888 - 1916*; erected by Elfreda Barnes Smith. {* this may be 1910}

13.Martin Barnes 1885 - 1958; wife Martha Lillian Barnes 1886 - 1912; son Henry George Barnes 1911 - 1929; daughter Charlotte Jane Barnes 1912 - 1912.

14.Theresa beloved wife of G.F. Barnes, died July 16 1931, aged 33 years.

15.Francis Barnes died 1863, aged 72 years.

16.George Barnes died July 17 1910, aged 77 years. {pillar-type headstone, found toppled, face down; replaced face down after transcribing information}

17a.Mary beloved wife of Richard Bestone died April 18 1907, aged 60 years.
17 b.Richard Batstone died August 14 1920, aged 75 years.
17 c.A dear wife and mother Mary Elizabeth wife of George Batson, died May 2 1942, aged 61 years.
17d.William James Batson beloved husband of May Batson, died March 6 1948, aged 41 years.
17 e.George Batson died August 3 1957, aged 76 years.

18.Peter Batson died April 23 1960, aged 76 years.

19a..William Batson beloved husband of Sarah Ann Batson, died January 11 1946, aged 84 years.
19b.Sarah Ann Batson beloved wife of William Batson, died October 30 1954, aged 86 years.

20a.Emma Jane Batson beloved wife of Richard Batson, died May 24 1949, aged 77 years.
20b.Richard Batson died September 19 1956, aged 98 years.

21.James Charles Batstone beloved husband of Mary P. Batstone, drowned June 26 1958 in his 48th year.

22.Charlotte Jane Batstone died November 23 1908, aged 2 years 6 months.; James Charles Batstone died September 23 1899, aged 3 weeks. Children of Peter and Margaret Batstone.

23.Elijah Batson died April 25 1961, aged 66 years.

24.Trixie loving daughter of Peter and Margaret Batstone, died January 5 1926, aged 24 1/2 years.

25a.Martha Batson beloved wife to John Batson, died July 27 1931, aged 72 years; Also children Joannah died December 1898, aged 8 years.; Arthur G. drowned September 1905, aged 12 years.
25b.In loving memory of father John Batson died January 17, 1950, aged 94 years.

26a.Wallace J. Batstone died January 7, 1959, aged 73 years.
26b.Claretha B. Batstone died February 9, 1974, aged 86 years.

27a.Edwin Bugden died February 16, 1955, aged 82 years.
27b.Matilda Ann Bugden beloved wife of Edwin Bugden, died December 20, 1911, aged 25 years. Also their son William John Bugden died [rest covered by concrete of grave border into which the headstone was set.]

28.Gertrude A. Bugden 1903 - 1988.

29a.In loving memory of Gilbert Bugden 1880 - 1962.
29b.Emily Bugden 1905 - 1988.

30a.Beloved mother Sarah L. Bugden born December 13, 1883, died April 17, 1970.
30b.William G. Bugden 1912 - 1982 Rachel Bugden 1915 - 1983 married January 12, 1943.
30 c.Cpl. Ernest R. Bugden, R.C.A.F. 97190, died May 13, 1967, aged 23.

31.Enurchus beloved husband of Fanny Butler, died October 11, 1967, aged 67 years.

32.William Charles Fifield darling son of Arthur and Susannah Fifield, who was drowned July 5, 1916, aged 7 years.

33.Sarah Fifield. Henry Fifield Ethel Fifield Sadie Fifield

34.Sarah Fifield 1874 - 1935 Giles Fifield 1870 - 1951

35.Aaron Fifield died August 29, 1879, aged 19 years.

36.Fannie Freeman beloved wife of Mackenzie Freeman 1921 - 1980.

37.William Thomas Higden beloved son of John and Caroline Higden who died May 18, 1909, aged 27 years.

38.In loving memory of father and mother, Walter Ivany died November 13, 1948, aged 80 years; Martha Jane Ivany died May 2, 1959, aged 84 years.

39.In loving memory of dear father and mother, William and Julia Ivany; also stepmother Jane.

40.Mary Ivamy wife of John Ivamy departed this life on the 15 [1st?] day of August 1801, aged 51 [54?] years. [very old headstone, taller and wider than more recent stones]

41.Ronald George Ivany who died December 13, 1896. [hand carved on wooden marker]

42a.Father Aaron Ivany 1880 - 1962.
42b.Priscilla Ivany 1879 - 1974, age 95 years; erected by family.

43a.George Ivany died December 1, 1936, aged 80 years.
43 b.Charlotte S. Ivany died February 27, 1941, aged 78 years.

44."Sacred to the memory of George Ivany [unable to read remainder, but might prove to be decipherable with effort]" [very old headstone, taller and wider than more recent stones; appears to be about the same age as stones #2-4; the stone has toppled and broken into 4 pieces; the inscription was facing down, and the stone was replaced this way]

45.John Ivany drowned April 6, 1910, aged 54 years.

46.Amy Ann Ivany died July 11, 1903, aged 1 year and 9 months.

47.Mary Kate Pottle beloved wife of Henry pottle, died March 22, 1919, aged 25 years.

48.In loving memory of mother June Pottle, born May 1, 1856, died October 4, 1929. father, Adam Pottle, born September 10, 1846, died January 22, 1930.

49.In loving memory of Ralph and Bertha Pottle, died January 25, 1954, aged 8 years 10 months*. martin Pottle died February 15, 1932, aged 52 years. [* there appears to be a date missing here, possibly a transcription error]

50.Joseph Pottle died May 5, 1920, aged 79 years. Also his wife Mary Ann Pottle died April 27, 1910, aged 66 years.

51.William Francis Pottle 1880 - 1964, a beloved husband and father.

52.Sarah Ann Pottle beloved wife of William Pottle, died November 14, 1930, aged 91 years.

53.Stephen Pottle died December 13, 1898, aged 55 years; Also Jane Pottle his beloved wife, died December 27, 1904, aged 54 years.

54.Henry James Pottle, died at Twillingate September 11, 1924, aged 44 years; erected by his only daughter Douglass Alfreda Pottle.

55.John Russell 1890 - 1980.

56.William Wells died July 10, 1891, aged 53 years; erected by his son Joseph.

57.Ma[illegible] who died [illegible] 2 January, 1829, aged 95 years. [very old stone]

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