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Bayswater Cemetery, also called Sprucehill Cemetery.

Adjacent to Bayswater Church.

Epitaphs on gravestones; completed June 1999

There are several unmarked graves in this cemetery, and depressions are noticeable at some locations. One burial is mentioned in the old disk listings: "Alfred Crone, baby, unmarked ,188?" Many stones are broken. There are many flat-lying field stones, some 2 to 3 feet long and 1 to 1˝ feet wide, thickness unknown. The cemetery is on a hill adjacent to the church, south of it.

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Surname

Inscription

1

Hunter

HUNTER /Capt. Alfred Kenneth /Nov. 28 1917 /Jan 12, 1972 /Jesus Savoir, Pilot Me

2

Miller

MILLER /In /Loving Memory of /Muriel Olive /April 4, 1932 /January 10, 1995 /Love’s Last Gift /Remembrance

3

Miller

MILLER /In loving memory / Edgar S. Miller /1890-1954 /His wife /Myrtle O. /1894-1979

4

Miller

Samuel Miller /1850-1922 /Martha Ann /His Wife /1851-1906 /MILLER

5

Kirk

All Flat: Family stone: KIRK. Foot-stones: MOTHER, FATHER

6

Currie

CURRIE /Capt. Harold F. /Mar. 14, 1891—Apr. 11, 1976 /His wife /Lillian R. /Oct. 16, 1901—Nov. 17, 1975 /Flat stone, adjacent, north: Ernest Currie /1931 - 1931

7

Irvine

IRVINE /William Irvine /Born 1837 Died 1910 /Elizabeth his wife /Born 1842 Died 1917

8

Snider

In God We Trust /In /Memory of / William H. Snider /Died /Dec. 25, 1888 /Aged 69 years /His wife /Lettisha E. /Died /Oct. 11, 1904 /Aged 81 Years /SNIDER

9

Miller

Charles D. Miller /1886-1961 /Viola A. his wife /1889-1964 /MILLER

10

Currie

Frederick E. Currie /1859-1943 /His wife /E. Alice Currie /1862-1941 /CURRIE

11

Worden

J. Hanford Worden /1877-1941 /A. Bertha his wife /1880-1974 /Albert B. their son /1916-1921 /WORDEN

12

Davie

At Rest /In memory of /My Husband /Henry J. Davie /Died /Nov. 7, 1901 /Aged 48 yrs

13

Johnston

JOHNSTON / Maisie H. /1933—1989 /Eric R. /1934 -- /Home at Last

14

Currie

Military

MWO William H. /Currie /1924-1992 /RCCS, CA /Lest We Forget

15

Ryder

Asleep in Jesus /In memory of Caroline /wife of /William Ryder /Died Sep. 17, 1900 /Aged 68 years R. Bardsley

16

Currie

James H. Currie /Died /2nd Oct. 1873/Aged 52 years / Amiable & beloved husband, farewell, thy /years were few but thy virtues many the yore(???) /recorded not on this presisting stone but on the /Book of life and in the hearts of thy /afflicted friends. /Ah death thy sting was harmless /Painless thy arrows fell, /You brought him but good tidings /Among the blest to dwell

/Foot-stone JHC

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Currie

Harvie A. Currie /1862-1914 /His Wife /Abbie Souther /1865-1949 / CURRIE / Foot-stones: FATHER MOTHER

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Currie

Alder K. Currie /1895-1950 /His wife /Maisie W. (Pitt) /1903-1996 /Beyond the sunset, oh glad reunion / CURRIE

19

Fowler

At rest /Martha /wife of /James R. Fowler /Died /June 29, 1899 /Aged 80 years / Asleep in Jesus

20

Fenwick

To the memory of /Thomas Fenwick /Born in North Shields /April 7, 1787 /Died Dec. 27 1870 /Also /Elizabeth his wife /Born Oct. 1, 1791 /Died May 16, 1860 /Blessed are the mercyful /for they shall obtain mercy [Verse taken from old disk information]

21

Edwards

In memory of /Thomas Edwards/died Aug. 26, 1874 /Aged 58 years / FATHER [Separate concrete stone beside grave-stone]

22

Edwards

Mary R. / wife of /Thomas Edwards /1835-1922 [Appears to be a home-made concrete stone]

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Tobin

Our Darlings /James A. /Died Feb. 15, 1885 /Aged 8 years & /5 mos /Walter S. /Died Jan. 29, 1885 /Aged 1 year & /8 mos /Children of Samuel K /& Eliza A Tobin / TOBIN

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Tobin

John G. Tobin /1879-1902

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Irvine

In /Memory of /Walter Irvine M.D. /Died Decr 12, 1874 /Aged 26 Years /We miss thee here our brother dear /How can we now thy loss sustain, /But Oh; thy loss to us we trust /Is to thyself, eternal gain. / Also /Frederick J. Boyd /Died Jany 5, 1869 /Aged 21 Years / Foot-stone: W. I. / F. J. B.

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Irvine

In /memory of /George C. Irvine /Died July 13, 1866 /Aged 72 Years, /Also /Elizabeth /His Wife /Died March 13, 1874 /Aged 63 yrs // Foot-stone: G. C. I. /E. I.

27

Eagles

Edward H. Eagles /1849-1917 /Eliza Jane his wife /1853-1889 /Charles E. /Aged 3 yrs

28

Keith

Four-sided stone. Between Section A and top of ridge

South Face: Mother /Lattcha /wife of /John Keith /Died /April 26, 1872 /Aged 43 years /Father /John Keith /Died /July 31, 1898 /Aged 83 years East Face: Brother /Henry T. Keith /Died /Nov. 5, 1882 /Aged 23 Years

29

McRae

Sacred /to the memory of /John McRae /a native of Dingwall, /Rossshire, Scotland /who died /25th June 1855 /Aged 58 years /Also his wife /Isabella /A native of Tyrone, Ireland /Died 17th May 1852 /Aged 47 years /Illegible verse

30

McCrae

Sarah /wife of /William McCrae /died /June 6th 1874 /Aged 48 years /Lost to sight to memory dear

31

Souther

John Souther /Died /Oct. 11, 1892 /Age 42

32

Souther

Four-sided stone

East Face: In Memoriam /Thomas Souther /Died /March 4, 1914 /Aged 94 years /His wife /Catherine /died /May 27, 1913 /Aged 89 years / Asleep in Jesus / SOUTHER

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Kyle

Dylan Robert /January 16, 1994 /beloved infant /son of /Raymond & Patricia / KYLE / Precious Memories

 

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