NL GenWeb Headstone Data
West Coast ~ Bay of Islands District
Curling - Petries Point Congregational CemeteryInformation was compiled by MICHAEL BARBOUR, June 1999. While I have endeavored to be as correct as humanly possible, there could be some typographical errors or errors of omission.
| This cemetery is much of a mystery in the Bay of Islands area. All that remains today, is a single headstone which reads: |
However, there has been much discussion about whether or not this could have been the location of the Congregational group which was lead by Prosper Companion (see "Visits" section under Father Belanger). Most have drawn the conclusion that this is the location of Companion's group. There may have been as many as 20 headstones in this area, including one for the original resident of the Bay of Islands:
It should be noted that much of this material is taken from information provided by local residents.
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