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BORDERTOWN CEMETERY

These photos which were kindly donated by Jean Rinkin

 

 

 

  

 

This file contains an index only to headstone and plaque photos. 

It is not a complete list of all of those interred there.

If you would like a photo emailed to you,

please note the cemetery, name and  photo number 

Photos can be requested from the cemetery index page

 

 

SURNAME

Christian name and DETAILS

PHOTO

 

baker

victor Ralph 1914-1983

Eleanor “Bonnie” 1915-2005

40

hillier

Arthur 1927 age 52

Isabella mcintosh 1954 age 76

41

merrett

caleb 1979 age 84

ruby alice 1951 age 54

27

merrett

edna irene 1917-1993 wife of Lionel

10

merrett

ellen clarice 1951 age 59 

Frederick 1946 age 64

24

merrett

esther annie 1943 age 69

alexander 1944 age 74

19

merrett

flora 1960 age 74

walter William 1959 age 71

23

merrett

Gerald 1944 age 18

18

merrett

harry 1962 age 43

lorna Florence 1984 age 65

22

merrett

ian basil 1924-1991 husband of rita

14

merrett

james 1968 age 76

may 1981 age 88

25

merrett

lucy 1928 age 66

thomas george 1939 age 80

dennis age 5 months

21

merrett

Neville thomas 1976 age 20 son of rom and ruby

28

merrett

norma Eileen 1927-1995, albert john 1924-1997

11

merrett

scott thomas 1970-1988

16

merrett

thomas caleb 1931-1982 husband of ruby

17

merrett

Vincent baden 1931-2006 husband of jan

13

merrett

William roy 1915-1999 husband of joyce victoria

12

merrett

wyn 1924-2002

frank 1922-1992

15

pearson

lancelot leslie 1916-1994 husband of Yvonne

44

 

 

These are a few newspaper and funeral notices for Bordertown Cemetery  (please note that I do not have photos of the headstones)

 

surname

details

the advertiser news.

and date

killmier

The friends of the late Mrs killmier are respectfully informed that her remains will be removed from her late residence, bordertown  on tuesday october 20 at 3pm for interment in the bordertown cemetery

monday 19 october 1903

verco

the friends of mr thomas benjamin verco are respecfully informed that the funeral of his late daughter (alberta may) will leave his residence “kalos park” on thursday afternoon at 3 oclock for the bordertown cemetery

wednesday 30 july 1913

a’lang

bordertown-october 4- at the aboriginal camp today george a ‘lang a half caste died. the deceased had been ill for a long time, suffering from CONSUMPTION. he was a native of port lincoln, and had lived in the kingston district before coming to bordertown. he was buried in the bordertown cemetery, the service being carried out by the rev. f r french

monday 7 october 1907

hay

accident at a funeral – bordertown august 10- the rev d milne met with a serious accident today. he was following the remains of miss hay to the cemetery , and when about a mile from this town the hearse stopped. the rev d milne who was in a buggy , pulled up the horse harnessed to the vehicle.. the pole however, caught in the spoke of the back wheel  and put the buggy on the lock. mr milnes horse became frightened and began plunging and overturned the vehicle, mr milne was thrown out of the vehicle on to his head. he sustained injuries to the head and hand and was picked up unconscious . after rallying he got  in to another vehicle and proceeded to the cemetery, where he performed the burial service. mr milne is 82 yrs of age

thursday 12 august 1909

 

I have also included some articles on Bordertown residents that were buried elsewhere

 

spotswood

the friends of mr richard k spotswood of changwin, bordertown, are respectully informed that the remains of his late wife will be removed from the residence of miss ragless, olive st, prospect on tuesday 1pm for interment in the woodville cemetery, arriving there about 2pm. no flowers

Tuesday 11 June 1907

graham

the friends of mr & mrs w j graham of bordertown are respectfully informed that the remains of their late son (keith brown) were interred in the woodville cemetery on sunday the 11th inst.

Monday 12 August 1907

herbert

the friends of the late mr patrick herbert, late of bordertown and shakespeare hotel, weymouth st, are respecfully informed that his remains were interred  on sunday afternoon in the catholic cemetery, west tce

Monday 4 January 1909

langrehr

the friends of mr edward langrehr of bordertown are informed that the funeral of his late wife will leave jeffcott st, south, north adelaide on wednesday afternoon at 3.30 for the west tce cemetery

Wednesday 2nd May 1917

 

 

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