From the Weekly Herald and Algoma Miner Friday October 12, 1900
A cemetery has been organized in Gillies Township, a company being formed for that purpose.
The ground was chosen on Mr. Hahn's farm and was named "Pine Grove Cemetery.
This morbid exigency was necessitated by the untimely demise of Mr. Navberry (Newberry)
who arrived recently to settle, and whose remains were laid away in the above ground.
Thus the living must make provison for the dead.
The sad necessities, alas, too early arise and call for our dutiful attention."
Thunder Bay Public Library - Newspaper References:
(CJ) - Chronicle Journal - (FWDTJ) Fort William Daily Times Journal - (PANC) Port Arthur News Chronicle
Names marked with a * indicate another source for birth/death date such as an obituary,etc...
when no specific date of death is available or given.
Updated Mar 2, 2017
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Bishop, Baby Boy Sept 17, 1901 (possible) s/o Archie Bishop
Bishop, Harvey Aug 21, 1907 age 10 mos s/o Archie Bishop
Brown, c/o Rex Brown
Died Jan 23, 1904
Aged 57 years
(Ancestry) 1847 - Jan 23, 1904 - JFLH
Earl, Mary A.
Died Sept 22, 1908
Age 35 years, 9 months
(FWDT) Sept 24, 2908 - JFLH
|Fader, F. E.
(Ancestry) Fader, Florence Ethel Jan 6, 1908 - ??? d/o Rev. Christopher & Mary Fader
Gallenger, Pearl Aug 4, 1905 age 11 yrs
Gerlack, Anthony *Oct 10, 1920-Oct 8, 1921
Hahn, Grace *Oct 20, 1904 age 2 mos, 4 dys d/o Nate Hahn
Hill, Baby c/o Silas Hill
Holmes, Queenie Adele *Mar 19, 1907 d/o James Holmes
Holmes, c/o David Holmes
Jones (Turk), Baby 1914 d/o Mabel Turk & D.J. Jones
Kotelmaki, Emil Sept 22, 1908 *gassed in a well
Kozy, Mike *Jan 22, 1926-Aug 23, 1929 age 3 s/o Harry Kozy
Kozy, Baby c/o Harry Kozy
Landversitch, Annie 1906 Mother of Dolph Landversitch
Landversitch, Matilda (Biggs) *Feb 24, 1878-Aug 18, 1911 w/o Dolph Landversitch
Landversitch, Children of Dolph Landversitch
Landversitch, George *Sept 8, 1905 age 3
Liddicoat, Bertha Jane *Oct 31, 1906 age 2 mos, 12 dys d/o Thomas Liddicoat
Mayo, Olive May *July 14-Aug 16, 1909 d/o James Mayo, Sr.
Mayo, Clayton Henry *Jan 27, 1908-Mar 22, 1909 s/o James Mayo, Sr.
|Newberry, John Wesley
1868 - 1901
(FWDTJ) before 12 Sept 1908
(Ancestry) *Sept 8, 1900 - JFLH
Parker, Albert Franklin *Jan 11, 1910-Jan 24, 1911 s/o Albert Parker
Parker, Anna Margaret *Dec 26, 1911-Sept 13, 1913 d/o Albert Parker
Parker, Ira *May 31, 1914-June 16, 1914 s/o Albert Parker
Died Feb 24, 1902
Aged 1 mos
d/o Ernest Sitch, Sr.
Swalwell, Mary Jane (Sweeney) 15 Apr 15, 1845 - Apr 3, 1909 w/o Thomas Swalwell
Jan 3, 1847 - Sept 22, 1908
(FWDTJ) Sept 24, 1908 - JFLH
Died Mar 14, 1907
Aged 81 years
1836 - 1914
(Ancestry) nee Rooke *Aug 5, 1844 - Mar 5, 1915 - Private source
Williams, William H.
Dec 31, 1875 - Oct 15, 1904
Woodbeck, Russell *Jan 6, 1907 age 17 dys s/o Manford Woodbeck
Woodbeck, Wallace Aug 14, 1907 age 8 mths s/o Manford Woodbeck
Yurick, Fred *May 16, 1917-Feb 25, 1933 s/o John Yurick
**Given dates & location it is possible that these infants are also buried here
Brown, Harold Garret Sept 15, 1905 ˝hr old, born Pearson Twsp
Hill, William John Sept 19, 1908 s/o Silas Hill & Maggie Ethel Donovan
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