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Cemetery Records

Resources Cemetery Records Oak Island Cemetery
Oak Island Cemetery, Maitland, Hants County, Nova Scotia.
Cemetery headstone inscriptions.
Transcribed 1999 by Glenda Clooney


Surnames include: Allen, Archibald, Beattie, Blackburn, Bonnell, Borden, Burgess, Burrows, Caddell, Cameron, Campbell, Chabot, Cornelius, Cottle, Cox, Creelman, Currie, Densmore, Doane, Dodds, Douglas, Drillio, Eaton, Ellis, Fahey, Faulkner, Ferguson, Foley, Frieze, George, Gill, Gillis, Gould, Grant, Hardy, Hayes, Hicks, Hirtle, Hudson, Izatt, Johnstone, Jordan, Kerr, King, Lawrence, Lennox, Leslie, Lester, Lively, MacLeod, Madden, Madill, McCallum, McDougall, McIntosh, McKenzie, McLearn, Meeter, Montieth, Morrisette, Murray, O'Hanley, Oxley, Patterson, Powell, Putnam, Reece, Reid, Rines, Robinson, Rodgers, Ross, Roy, Russell, Rutherford, Singer, Smart, Smeltzer, Spawls, Stairs, Tanner, Thibault, Thompson, Tomlinson, Trahey, Tucker, Underwood, Urquahart, Vallis, Waldro, White, Young.



1. Fahey
1937 - 1975
His wife
Emily R. Russell

2. RUSSELL
1910 George William 1980
His wife
1918 Vera F. M. Smart

3. Nettie Louise
D: Nov. 17, 1897
aged 14 mo's
Also infants
Children of James and
Ruby E. Caddell

4. Lizzie C.
wife of 
James Caddell
D: Jan. 10, 1895
aged 26 yrs
also their children
George E.
D: Aug. 10, 1894
aged 3 yrs 
Calvin
D: June 1, 1894
aged 9 mo's

5. Esther Russell

6. F-30053 L/corporal
John R. Underwood
23rd A. T. R. (Halifax Rifles)
25 th, May 1943, aged 26
B: Oct. 1, 1917
Killed in an accident at
Melford Ont.
Volunteered in 1940

7. Samuel H. Russell
1877 - 1945
His wife
Rebecca J. Underwood
1878 - 1974

8. RUSSELL
James A.
B: Apr. 12, 1900
D: May 31, 1995

9. Son of
Erick and Zura Russell
May 18, 1974

10. Ralph Johnstone
son of C. P. and
Margaret McDougall
D: April 10, 1903
age 10

11. Annie
wife of C. P. McDougall
D: Feb. 9, 1891
aged 41 yrs
C. P. McDougall
1849 - 1910
Katherine Stairs
1896 - 1914

12. Alice Burgess
wife of
Alex. P. Douglas
D: April 26, 1887
aged 25 yrs

13. Our Brother
Adam
aged 26 yrs
Mary Putnam 
wife of
Richard Douglass
D: Aug. 9, 1911
aged 96 yrs

14. Harriet Douglas
1856 - 1877
Abbie Douglas
1861 - 1879
James Douglas
1858 - 1880
Maggie Douglas
1864 - 1886
Samuel Douglas
1831 - 1878

15. Jack Cottle
1886 - 1929
George Cottle
D: June 19, 1904
aged 16 yrs
His wife
Elizabeth
D: Jan. 21, 1921
aged 65 yrs

16. Josset A.
dau. of George and
Elizabeth Cottle
D: Sept. 4, 1882
aged 9 yrs 8 mo's

17. Nancy McDougall
1855 - 1895
Duncan McDougall
1864 - 1951
William McDougall
1818- 1893
His wife 
Jane
1823 - 1915

18. Hedley McDougall
Master Mariner
of Maitland, N. S.
who died at sea
on Board Ship Savona
April 23, 1901, 
aged 41

18. Minnie Trahey
wife of Capt. Hedley McDougall
D: April 8, 1901
aged 22 yrs

19. James B. Montieth
D: May 20, 1891
aged 50 yrs

20. Richard White
D: July 19, 1882
aged 17 yrs
Jocke White 
Lost at sea
Feb. 22, 1884
17 yrs
Father
1833 - 1910
Mother
1838 - 1901
Hugh
1857 - 1939
Susan
1859 - 19?

21. Maria
dau. of David and
Almira Frieze
D: Nov. 19, 1836

22. Nancy
wife of David Thompson
D: July 3, 1878
aged 61 yrs
Adelia Thompson
D: Oct. 15, 1880
aged 35 yrs
Elizabeth J. Thompson
D: Sept. 15, 1889
aged 46 yrs

23. Alexander Patterson Rines
1849 - 1911
His wife 
Ellen Hayes Rines
1854 - 1942
Also sister
Mary Elizabeth Rines
1845 - 1895

24. Bruce Rines
D: October 25, 1887
aged 78 yrs
Eleanor Rines
D: Jan. 28, 1891
aged 70 yrs

25. TUCKER
Husband
Archibald M.
1901 - 1983
Ruth Hudson 
1909 -
(on back of stone)
1860 James S. Tucker 1940
His wife
1864 Nancy Gill 1938

26. TUCKER
Harry Roland
1888 - 1970
His wife
Florence Morrisette
190 - 1952 

27. TANNER 
Arnold Douglas
1911 - 1970
Frances Mable
1921 - 1970

28. Elmer Campbell
1869 - 1925
His wife
Annie
1871 - 1950
Elmer Edward Campbell
B: April 17, 1901
D: July 13, 1919

29. Micheal Tucker
D: May 9, 1895
aged 77 yrs
His wife
Susan 
1826 - 1906

30. George Tucker
1845 - 1912
His wife
Elizabeth
1850 - 1926
Their Daughter
Susan
1875 - 1876

31. ROBINSON
Barney Robinson
1864 - 1935
His wife
Jessie White
1869 - 1940

32. Lester
1901 - 1973

33. ROBINSON
Charles Robinson
1909 - 1994
Matilda J.
1917 - 1981
Their infant son
1937 Charles L. 1937

34. Wife 
Catherine
1879 - 1934

35. James A. Lively
1864 - 1937

36. Jordan John Hicks
B: March 31, 1982
D: July 17, 1992

37. Maria E.
dau. of Alex and Ann
Gillis
D: July 22, 1878
aged 2 yrs 9 mo's 16 dys

38. BONNELL
Lykum T.
1811 - 1874
Rachel
1858 - 1877

39. George A. Izatt
D: June 9, 1877
aged 64 yrs
His wife 
Margaret Murray
D: June 6, 1889
aged 82 yrs

40. John Robinson
1830 - 1921
His wife
Mary Robinson
1842 - 1929
Henry Robinson
1874 - 1928

41. Patrick Hayes
D: March 28, 1892
aged 71 yrs

42. Margaret
wife of Patrick Hayes
D: Apr. 2, 1906
aged 80 yrs

43. Elsie M.
D: Sept. 14, 1894
aged 6 yrs
Lucinda N.
D: Sept. 13, 1894
aged 3 yrs and 6 mo's

44. FOLEY
Josiah Foley
1864 - 1949
His wife
Catherine
1870 - 1951

45. James Madden
D: Feb. 8, 1909
aged 73 yrs

46. Robert Montieth
1825 - 1897
His dau.'s
Mary and Annie

47. Andrew McIntosh
B: Sept. 1846
D: Mar. 31, 1931
His wife
Isabel Reid
B: Feb. 1846
D: May, 1926

48. John McIntosh
only son of
Andrew and Isabell
D: June 13, 1907
aged 32yrs

49. Minnie McIntosh
1867 - 1949

50. Isaac Frieze
D: Dec. 1st, 1876
in the 64th year of his life
Eliza
sister of Isaac Frieze
D: Feb. 24, 1892
aged 82 yrs

51. Almira Oxley
wife of
David Frieze
D: Nov. 19, 1875
in the 72nd year of her age
George Frieze
D: April 13, 1891
aged 59 yrs
David Frieze
D: Jan. 4, 1884
aged 77yrs

52. Frederick Frieze
B: Dec. 20, 1835
D: June 8, 1916
His wife
Annie F.
1837 - 1926

53. James Ellis
Master Mariner
1843 - 1904
His wife
Mary Jane Lawrence
wife of
Capt. James Ellis
1841 - 1923
Harry C. Ellis
Master Mariner
who died at sea on
Board Ship Ancona
March 20th, 1897
aged 2yrs

54. Clarence ?

55. Captain Jonathan Douglas
D: Auguat 16, 1902
aged 47 yrs
Mary Ellis
D: April 23, 1900
age 41 yrs
Also their son
Aubrey Waldro
D: Mar. 20, 1898
aged 4 yrs

56. ROY
Egbert Roy
B: Jan. 4, 1878
D: Jan. 29, 1938
His wife
Margaret A. Doane
B: May 25, 1889
D: Feb. 13, 1917

57. Ada C. Roy
1874 - 1961

58. Adelia Roy
1887 - 1967

59. Adam Roy
D: Aug. 22, 1895
aged 59 yrs
His wife
Mary I. Thompson
D: June 8, 1922
aged 74 yrs

60. Jennie
?
July 18, 1881
aged 14

61. John Brown Roy
1833 - 1880
His wife
Grace Anderson Dodds
1848 - 1932
Their children
Jane 1870 - 1873
George Allen 1869 - 1905

62. Elizabeth MacCulloch Dodds
wife of Hiram Grant
B: April 16, 1839
D: October 10, 1915
Hiram Grant
B: March 11, 1839
D: Oct. 8, 1922

63. Elizabeth Kerr
Beloved wife of
Wm McD Douglas
Died in Montreal
Oct. 14., 1903
aged 47
Wm McD Douglas
1852 - 1931
Elizabeth Young St
dau. of Capt. Wm Douglas
B: July 3, 1847
D: Aug. 13, 1905
John P. Douglas
1880 - 1948
Harriet K. Douglas
1882 - 1950

64. David Ross Kerr
son of Thomas and
Eleanor Douglas
D: May 18, 1894
aged 14 yrs

65. ALLEN
John Allen
D: Apr. 9, 1911
aged 68 yrs
Alexander Archibald Allen
D: Mar. 24, 1893
aged 20 yrs

66. Rebecca
wife of John Allen Sen.
D: Mar. 24, 1882

67. Margaret
dau. of Capt. and Mrs. W. B.
Jordan
D: Oct. 29, 1901
aged 23 yrs

68. Ester
Wife of Alex. Roy
D: Aug. 2, 1880
aged 55 yrs
Elizabeth Creelman
wife of Alex. Roy
B: Nov. ( 1 or 2) , 1846 or 1843
D: Nov. 4, 1928
Alice, dau. of Alex and Ester Roy
D: March 11, 1883
aged 23 yrs

69. ROY
Edwin Roy
B: Feb. 21, 1857
D: May 20, 1932
William F.
1862 - 1942
John A.
1886 - 1944

70. Allen A.
1883 - 1883
Robert E.
1896 - 1908
son of James and Janie Roy

71. Christina Roy
dau. of James and Janie Roy
D: Feb. 21, 1883
1 or 4 yrs, 8 mo's

72. Helen Roy
D: July 18, 1882
87 yrs

73. DOUGLAS
Edith May
D: Apr. 5, 1892
aged 22 yrs
dau. of Capt. George Douglas
and Maria
Capt. George Douglas
D: Jan. 28, 1918
aged 75 yrs
George
D: Jan. 1, 1888
aged 8 yrs

74. Capt. S. A. Gould
D: May 27, 1889
aged 40 yrs

75. A. A. MacDougall
1818 - 1903
Also his wife
Margaret
1833 - 1902
Christina
wife of Capt. A. A.
MacDougall
aged 53 yrs
George B. MacDougall
1868 - 1932
Wife Laura M. 

75. 1876 - 1966
Christina
1873 - 1915
Rankin
1859 - 1928

76. Lillian O.
wife of Isaiah McDougall
D: Dec. 19, 1890
aged 19 yrs

77. David S. McDougall
D: Jan. 5, 1898
aged 42 yrs, 9 mo's

78. James Allen
son of James and Bertha Putnam
D: Oct. 14, 1911
aged 4yrs

79. LENNOX
1901 John E. 1988
1894 Vesta L. 1993
(Putnam)

80. Alfred Putnam
B: Sept. 5, 1836
D: Oct. 12, 1904
Maggie
His wife
B: Oct. 14, 1842
D: Jan. 13, 1919
Alfred Allen Putnam
1883 - 1969
Susan Scott Putnam
1897 - 1972
Frank
D: Aug. 3, 1895
aged 22 yrs
Anna
D: May 27, 1896
aged 14 yrs
children of Alfred and Maggie
Putnam

81. Stephen Putnam
D: Jan. 11, 1902
aged 62 yrs
Isabel
wife of Stephen Putnam
1851 - 1937

82. Charles Putnam
1841 - 1921
His wife
Catherine Douglas
1846 - 1938
Edgar D.
1876 - 1959
Alice M.
1875 - 1959
Mabel daug. of Charles
and Kate Putnam
D: May 9, 1898
Aged 26
Laurie Chalmers Putnam
1891 - 1916
Killed in action
Annie 1881 - 1963
Helen 1885 - 1988

83. Sarah Douglas
wife of
John C. Putnam
D: March 30, 1886
aged 40 yrs
John C. Putnam
D: March 25, 1919
aged 75 yrs
Sarah wife of J. C. Putnam
1863 - 1900
Tina A.
1889 - 1898
Archie
1891 - 1898
Katie Putnam
1882 - 1926
Minnie Putnam
1880 - 1929

83. Nellie Putnam
1875 - 1930

84. Children of Stephen and Isabel
Putnam
M. ?
Mar. ? Jordan

85. Frank 

86. Anna

87. Mother

88. Father

89. Frank Putnam
only son of Clarence and Lydia A. Putnam
1895 - 1938

90. Clarence A. Putnam
1871 - 1953
His wife
Lydia MacLearn
1874 - 1956

91. Katherine
dau. of Galvin L. and Ellie
Stairs
D: March 14, 1890
aged 3 yrs

92. Robbie

93. Infant dau.
A and M. J. McCallum

94. Arch D. McCallum
D: Oct. 15, 1901
aged 81 yrs
also his wife
M. Jane
D: May 19, 1902 aged 74 yrs

95. Robert McCallum
D: Jan. 17, 1876
aged 12 yrs
Jeremiah McCallum
D: July 16, 1880
aged 20 yrs
Lucy Smith Urquhart
wife of Late
James Urquhart and daug.
of Arch D. McCallum
D: Oct. 15, 1923
aged 77 yrs

96. Grizelda King
wife of
William Currie
D: Aug. 15, 1888
aged 53 yrs
William Currie
D: March 9, 1909
aged 76 yrs

97. CREELMAN
F. S. Creelman M. D.
1846 - 1921
Kate MacDougall
1855 - 1883
Their son
Freddie
1883 - 1886
Elizabeth Rutherford
wife of F. S. Creelman
1858 - 1944

98. Capt. Thomas Roy
1834 - 1915
His wife
Jane Douglas
1844 - 1920
Norman Reed Burrows
1874 - 1929
Annie D. Roy Burrows
1873 - 1957

99. PUTNAM
Lewis A. Putnam
B: Aug. 21, 1868
D: Mar. 22, 1949
His wife
Abbie F. Roy
B: May 10, 1872
D: July 29, 1950

100. PUTNAM
A. Roy
1896 - 1987
Ruth K.
1897 - 1991

101. COX
Charles David
Beloved son of
Rupert and Alice Cox
D: Mar. 25, 1903
22 yrs
Harry I. S. Cox
died at Chicago
June 6, 1908
aged 22 yrs

102. Margaret Singer George
1906 - 1939

103. ROGERS
Margaret Helena George
B: Aug. 3, 1930
D: Apr. 11, 1980

104. SINGER
Gilmore Singer
1880 - 1936
His wife
Alice
1884 - 1971

105. SMITH
J. Wm. Smith
1879 - 19?
His Wife
Stella A. Grant
1872 - 1934

106. Capt. Caleb J. Mckenzie
D: March 22, 1898
aged 60 yrs

107. Everett Eaton
1852 - 1926
His wife
Adella
1856 - 1946

108. EATON
Lucy H.
1887 - 1970
Abbie S.
1877 - 1961

109. Robert C. Eaton
D: Jan. 10, 1891
aged 12 yrs
Arthur W.
D: Aug. 18, 1897
aged 12 yrs
sons of Everett
and Adella Eaton

110. Capt. Robert Densmore
1844 - 1920
His wife
Abbie Douglas
1848 - 1919
Mattie E.
1884 - 1970

111. Isaac Douglas
D: April, 1915
aged 92 yrs
Also his wife
Sarah
D: Feb. 1916
aged 88 yrs

112. Capt. David H. Douglas
1858 - 1923
Also his wife
Hannah A.
1860 - 1925

113. MONTIETH
Lucy Douglas
wife of 
Joseph Montieth
D: April 23, 1904
aged 54 yrs
Douglas who died in
Dawson N. W. T.
Jan. 2, 1899 aged 25 yrs
son of Jospeh and Lucy Montieth
Joseph Montieth
1830 - 1907
Willie
drowned at sea
Nov. 23, 1889
aged 18 yrs
son of Joseph and Lucy Montieth

114. Sadie
D: Feb. 14, 1887
Daughter of J. C. and Maggie
McDougall

115. Clarence J. Drillio
1856 - 1904

116. Catherine Dill Eaton
wife of Clarence John
Drillio
1862 - 1941
Daughter
1895 Edith Maie 1984

117. CORNELIUS
Edith M. Drillio
wido Robert J.
B: May 1, 1895 
D: Feb. 21, 1984

118. SINGER
Cecil G.
1915 - 1967

119. SINGER
Florence
1910 -1982

120. PATTERSON
Glenford Monson
B: Oct. 15, 1925
D: Oct. 22, 1995
His wife
Jean Katherine
B: Mar. 19, 1932

121. Eric Allen Patterson
D: Jan. 5, 1954
age 4 mo's

122. CAMERON
Norman Munro
B: Jan. 12, 1934
D: Mar. 27, 1979

123. CAMERON
1928 Frank A. 1977

124. George Richard
1951 - 1953
Richard and Ruth Cameron

125. MACKENZIE
1906 Dorothy Isabel 1990
Daughter of Harold and Emma
Mackenzie

126. Mary Madill
1848 - 1934

127. Lucy Allan Lawrence
D: Sept. 25th, 1927
47 yrs
Maggie Lawrence
D: Aug. 14, 1886
aged 30 yrs

128. William D. Lawrence
Master Mariner
1848 - 1933
Also his wife
Matilda McLearn
1856 - 1931
Daughter
Abbie Buxton Lawrence
1891 - 1980

Sacred memory of
William D. Lawrence
D: Dec. 8 , 1886
aged 69 yrs
Also his wife
Mary Hayes
D: Nov. 6, 1898
aged 81yrs

129. Barbara Ann Hayes
D: Dec. 13, 1950
aged 4 mo's

130. Lawson Hayes
1850 - 1941
His wife
Margaret
1862 - 1938

131. George S. Hayes
1864 - 1948
His wife
Frances
1886 - 1955

132. George R. Cameron
1882 - 1953
His wife
Mildred Mae
1897 - 1986

133. PATTERSON
George A.
1887 - 1972
Hilda J.
1888 - 1958

134. CHABOT
1888 George L. Chabot 1940
1884 Bertha Harrison 1989

135. Daughter 
Kathleen D. White
1906 - 1989

136. SMELTZER
H. David
1900 - 1967
Betty C.
1910 - 1996

137. James Douglas
1838 - 1916
His wife
Hannah Douglas
1848 - 1921

138. Abbie H. Lawrence
wife of 
Israel McCallum
D: March 5, 1901
aged 47 yrs
Israel McCallum
D: April 29, 1916
aged 63 yrs
Lilian Israel
dau. of Israel and Abbie
McCallum
D: Jan. 3, 1891
aged 3 yrs

139. Lockhart Lawrence
1838 - 1924
His wife 
Annie Hayes
1836 - 1913

140. McLEARN
James McLearn
1831 - 1918
His wife
Jane McDougall
1832 - 1916

141. Alice Reece
1884 - 1920
James Putnam
1876 - 1959

142. BEATTIE
Clifford John
drowned at Scruggy Lake
April 16, 1955
aged 28 yrs

143. ROSS
1889 Kenneth 1956
His wife
1902 Sadie L. 1976

144. TANNER
1916 Arthur C. 1956
His wife
1930 Dorothy E. 1983

145. SPAWLS
James Francis
1882 - 1958
His wife
Alice Roy
1883 - 1970

146. THIBAULT
Edward L.
1903 - 1969
Marguerite
1938

147. TOMLINSON
Chester L.
1909 - 1959
Lucy
1911 - 1996

148. TOMLINSON
Lawrence F.
1915 - 1973
Thelma 
1911 - 1988

149. TOMLINSON
1911 Ralph 1978
His wife
1918 Vivian M. 1992

150. LAWRENCE
1906 John A. 1972
His wife
1903 Eudora M. 1990

151. FERGUSON
1936 Etta F. Allison 1970
1929 John Robert

152. John A. Beattie
1892 - 1969
1907 Gladys P. Archibald 1969

153. Annand

154. MEETER
Andrew Klaas Doedenias
B: Aug. 4, 1885
D: Oct. 8, 1963

155. Roderick 
son of
Roderick and Harriet O'Hanley
D: Apr. 17, 1919
aged 6 yrs
Alice MacDougall
wife of 
John MacLeod
D: Aug. 16, 1917
aged 59 yrs

156. John C. McLearn
1862 - 1935
Margaret
1860 - 1927

157. Lloyd McLearn
B: Feb. 4, 1890
D: June 6, 1919

158. ROY
Father
Edward D.
1889 - 1944
Mother
Jean C.
1897 - 1976

159. FAULKNER
1900 Guy R. Faulkner 1974
His wife
1903 Marie B. Fahey 1978

160. FAULKNER
1929 Malcolm K. Faulkner 1987
His wife
1928 Francis E. Powell

161. Pte. Robert W. Borden
1928 - 1990
P. R. C. L. , C. A.

162. HARDY
1923 Douglas E. 1982
His wife
1923 Lisbet

163. Wilfred L. Borden
June 1897 - June 1982
served with Canadian Army
First and Second World Wars

164. BORDEN
1928 Robert W. 1990
His wife
1936 Kaye V.

165. SINGER
1923 C. Grant Singer 1978
1927 M. Pauline Faulkner 1992

166. Amelia J. Vallis
(Minnie)
B: Nov. 13, 1907
D: Dec. 25, 1989

167. HIRTLE
Father
Eugene U.
1903 - 1983
Mother
Olive G.
Marr: Sept. 25th, 1929

168. Lionel Leslie
1890 - 1921
His mother
Isabella M. Leslie
1866 - 1924

169. BLACKBURN
Lewis E.
1922 - 1995
L. Maude
1919 - 1987




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