Information from headstones recorded by Nancy MacDonnell email@example.com, October 1996.
A second transcription was completed in December 1999 by Allan Gillis. It contains approximately 98 stones (all stones extant) to that date.
Please note these are names and dates gathered while working on my own genealogies--local historical societies or church records may have more completed works, different and/or additional information on the family surnames.
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X In memory of the first settlers from Skye 1830 Alexander Beaton John Beaton Murdock Gillis Myles MacInnis John MacKinnon John Nicholson x John Gillis d. 13 May, 1861, 77 yrs. Flora d. Oct.1873, _? yrs. x Effie b. Scotland 1819 d. Skye Glen 18 Feb. 1904 wife of Murdo Gillis x Murdock Gillis d. Skye Mtn., 30 May 1910, 53 yrs. x Archie M. Gillis 1855-1924 his wife Dora 1862-1945 x Murdock MacKenzie 1859-1933 x Donald MacKinnon 1859-1917 Mary A. 1864-1951 Malcolm Archie 1902-1922 x Daniel d. 19 June 1894 son of Allan & Maggie MacKinnon x Allan MacKinnon 1862-1939 his wife Margaret 1869- ___. Mary Martha 1898-1937 infant son 1900- 1900 x Gillis x Beatons x MacInnis x Gerald Norman MacLean 1941-1992 husband of Caroline MacKinnon x John Nicholson 1799-1901 his wife Ann Beaton 1810-1855 x Flora d. 10 Jan. 1894 or 1897?, 39 yrs. wife of Angus Gillis x Dora MacKinnon d. Whitewood, Manitoba, 23 yrs. wife of John Robertson (more on other side of headstone but unable to read) x Donald Nicholson d. 23 Apr. 1899, 80 yrs. his daughter, Flora Ann d. 26 Apr. 1883, 14 yrs. his wife, Sarah McLeod d. 11 Sept. 1918, 87 yrs. x Campbells x Collin Chisholm d. 16 Sept. 1889, 62 yrs. born Kilmuire, Isle of Skye to America 1832, settled Brookvillage. His wife, Ann MacKinnon born Oct. 1829, Parish of SNEZORD?, Isle of Skye to America 1840, she died Sept. 18?4 (9?), 65 yrs. x Chisholms x Daniel MacNeill 1864-1930 his wife, Flora Jane MacKinnon 1881-1979 x Annie MacQuarrie born Pictou 1 May 1893 died 21 Dec. 1931 wife of John R. Gillis 1886-1962 also infant son Calvin. x Daniel H. Nicholson 1900-1972 Dorothy J.A. 1900-1985 x Florence Ann 1921-1976 wife of Donald R. MacLean * others and stone markers without names or dates
Information from headstones recorded by Allan Gillis, Dec.19, 1999.
In memory of the first settlers of Skye Glen,who arrived here from the Isle of Skye, Scotland. - 1830 Alexander Beaton John Beaton Murdoch Gillis Myles MacInnis John MacKinnon John Nicholson From the lone sheiling of the misty island, mountains divide us and the waste of seas- Yet still the blood is strong, the heart is highland. And we in dreams behold the Hebrides. * BEATON In loving memory of Lauchie 1895-1979 wife Susan Margaret 1904 - 1970 * GILLIS Alexander J. 1909 - 1993 wife Zena M. 1911 -1996 * GILLIS In memory of Samuel Gillis 1869 - 1957 his wife Flora Gillis 1866 - 1961 his wife Maggie MacInnis 1876 - 1911 son John 1897 - 1936 daughter Mary 1899 -1906 infant 1902- 1902 * GILLIS In loving memory James Lauchlin Gillis May12,1890 - Nov.29,1961 Blessed husband of Perl Jones Oct.27,1894 - Jan23,1993 son Wilfred Gone but not forgotten * Walter N.Gillis 1914 - 1991 May god be with you and comort you * Russel James Gillis 1920 - 1993 May god be with you and comort you * MacINNIS In memory of John Angus 1887 - 1965 his wife Janet 1897 - 1961 At rest * Alister 1917 - 1925 * Florence Ann 1921 -1976 wife of Donald MacLean * MacINNIS In memory of Alex 1884 - 1926 his wife Flora 1850 - 1948 sister Isabel 1838 - 1924 * MacINNIS In loving memory Edward D. Parker 1903 - 1930 Margaret Dolena 1898 - 1903 * MacINNIS In loving memory Stewart Dan MacInnis 1924 - 1982 Ever remembered, ever loved. * MacINNIS Father In memory of Murdoch MacInnis Skye Glen, born 1849 died July 15, 1931 * MacINNIS Mother In memory of Mary MacInnis died Dec.14,1949 at the age of 89 yrs. Forever with the Lord * MacINNIS In loving memory of John Murdock 1889 - 1967 Annie K. 1898 - 1995 Gone but not forgotten * CAMPBELL In memory of Samuel Campbell 1876 - 1960 his wife Flora Isable 1889 - 1965 The Lord is my shepheard * BEATON John D. 1850 - 1916 his wife Mary A. 1874 - 1933 Minnie F. 1899 - 1906 two infants * MacINNIS In memory of Miles MacInnis 1840 - 1933 wife Mary Beaton 1857 - 1933 children Johniena 1898 - 1900 Ruth 1900 - 1901 also two infants * BEATON In loving memory Samuel Beaton 1872 - 1947 his wife Kate Sarah 1881 - 1967 * stone marker -no information * CAMPBELL In loving memory of Neil Dan Apr.25,1905 - Jan.28,1983 his wife Margret Sarah June18,1918 - Fondly loved and deeply morned * CAMPBELL In memory of Murdoch Campbell 1862 - 1922 his wife Jessie Ann MacKinnon 1883 - 1952 * GILLIS Winfred 1916 - 1946 wife of Archable Gillis * MacLEOD In memory of James 1842 - 1919 his wife Annie 1853 - 1942 Helen J. 1887 - 1915 * iron marker - no information * field stone At rest * field stone -no information * GILLIS In memory of John Archie Gillis born at Skye Glen,Jan.21,1882 died aug.9, 1954 his wife Neilena MacDonald born at Campbell’s Mountain,Oct.12,1892 died Dec. 27, 1971 * CHISHOLM Our parents Colin Chisholm, born in Kilmure, Isle of Skye, Sept.1827 to America in 1832 and died in Brook Village, Sept.16,1889 at the age of 62 yrs. A precious one from us hath gone A voice we loved is stilled A place is vacant in our home Which never can be filled. * Ann M.MacKinnon , Oct.1829 in parish of Snezord, Isle of Skye, emigrated to America in 1840 died Sept.7,1894 at age 65 yrs. * CHISHOLM In memory of Peter Norman Chisholm drowned near Sioux Lookout, Ont. saving a friend July 12,1930 , age 27 yrs. Also baby brother died Jan.16, 1893 * CHISHOLM Malcolm C. Chisholm May 24,1855 - July 26,1940 his wife Katherine Carmicheal Aug.1,1868 - July 13,1946 * Alexander Chisholm 1904 - 1953 Erected by friends at Yellowknife , N.W.T. * CHISHOLM In memory of Dan M. Chisholm !906 - 1975 * CHISHOLM In memory of Donald Chisholm 1841 - 1972 his wife Catherine MacKinnon 1860 - 1932 * CHISHOLM Alexnder Chisholm died Dec.25,1862 Mary Ann died Mar.30,1945 age 84 yrs. ANDERSON Hughena (Chisholm) 1899 - 1980 J. Lloyd 1902 - 1996 In loving memory * GILLIS The memory we cherish In memory of Annie MacQuarrie born in Pictou,N.S. May1,1893 died Dec.21,1931 wife of John R. Gillis born Jan.24,1886 died Oct.16,1962 infant son Calvin To memory ever dear * BEATON In memory of John Beaton 1892 - 1957 wife Annie 1893 - 1926 son Stewart John 1917 - 1921 2nd wife Susan 1889 - 1988 * GILLIS John Angus Gillis Sept2, 1877 - July 4,1943 * GILLIS Christina 1888 - 1945 Stewart 1894 - 1945 Murdoch A. 1885 - 1969 Tena Flora 1891 - 1976 In loving memory * MacINNIS In memory of Chipman MacInnis May17,1887 - Nov.26,1964 At rest * MacINNIS In memory of Samuel MacInnis died Jan.23,1969, age 65 yrs. At rest * MacINNIS In memory of John MacInnis June 17,1886 - May26,1970 At rest * MacINNIS In memory of Jack MacInnis 1906 - 1979 * CAMPBELL Babies Jesslyn Dawn Jennifer Lee Suzanne Marie Jan.4,1981 infant daughters of John M. and Christena Campbell * MacNEILL Katharine MacNeill 1862 - 1951 Margaret MacNeill 1860 - 1958 * MacNEILL Daniel MacNeill 1864 - 1930 Flora Jane MacKinnon 1881 - 1979 son Donald M. 1912 - 1980 Marion F. 1907 - * AUSTIN In loving memory Paul Headly Austin 1958 - 1986 Loved by all who knew him * Malcolm Beaton 1897 - 1986 * AUSTIN W.Smith Austin 1901 - 1975 his wife Margret Beaton 1900 - 1989 Ever remembered ever loved * In memory of Murdock D. Campbell 1929 - 1973 Myles Campbell 1928 - 1978 The Lord is my shepherd * NICHOLSON Daniel H. 1900 - 1972 Dorethy J.A. 1900 - 1985 * JOHNSON Duncan F. Johnson 1948 - 1988 wife Dian E. Austin 1947 - Until we meet again * BEATON Malcolm Beaton Mar.17,1862 - June17,1930 Alexander Beaton Mar.26,1856 - June24,1931 At rest * BEATON Catherine Gillis May 26,1873 - Apr.27,1949 wife of Dan B. Beaton July 1,1870 - Apr.10,1954 Asleep in Jesus * BEATON Donald Beaton 1849 - 1938 his wife Mary MacKinnon 1846 - 1922 Dan Lauchie Beaton 1885 - 1964 his wife Jessie MacQuarrie 1886 - 1985 * Catherine Gillis 1917 - 1996 mother of Jean Grandmother of Cathy * Holy Bible In loving memory of Malcolm Gillis 1886 - 1924 Sadie May Gillis 1916 - 1919 Nina Marie Gillis 1925 - 1928 husband and children of Alice M. Gillis * BEATON Peter Alexander Aug.13,1918- June 7,1981 his wife Irene Elaine June 2,1929 - * BEATON In memory of Chris D. Beaton 1905 - 1987 wife Annie M.Beaton 1922 - 1979 The Lord is my shepheard * MacKINNON In memory of Allan 1862 - 1939 wife Margaret 1869 - ? Mary Martha 18908 - 1937 infant son 1900 - 1900 * Our darling boy Dan Neil MacKinnon June 19,1894 - age 13 mo. 21 da. Son of Allan and Maggie MacKinnon * MacKINNON Donald 1859 - 1917 Mary A. 1864 -1957 Malcolm Archie 1902 - 1922 * GILLIS In memory of Archie M. 1855 - 1924 his wife Dora 1862 - 1945 Murdoch MacKenzie 1859 - 1933 * In memory of Murdoch Gillis died Skye Mountain May30,1910. Age 53 yrs. Erected by his sister Mrs MacInnis * Effie wife of Murdo Gillis born in Scotland 1819 died in Skye Glen - 1904 At rest * GILLIS In memory of John J. Gillis Oct.15,1870 - Jan.30,1941 his wife Mary MacInnis 1885 - 1966 also infant Faithful unto death * Nancy Marie 1956 - 1958 loving daughter of Myles and Nellie Gillis * MacNEILL Norman MacNeill Jan.1,1826 - 1877 his wife Catherine Gillis Oct.1,1825 - Feb.7,1910 At rest Their son Malcolm Nov.24,1854 - Dec. 2, 1876 Their daughters Mary A. Dec.25,1856 - July 26,1888 Flora Sept.16,1858 - Feb. 9, 1900 * Yonder is my home In memory of Donald MacNeill died Feb.16,1867 Aet 73 wife Mary died June 25,1873 Ate 80 infant daughter Mary died 1840 Aet 16 They emigrated to this country in 1831 from Parish of Snizort, Isle of Skye,Scotland after 2 years sojourn they settled in Ainslie Glen Their record is on high * NICHOLSON John Nicholson born in Portree, Isle of Skye,Scotland Jan.15,1799 died in Port Hastings Jan.27,1901 his wife Ann Beaton born at Kilmuir, Isle of Skye,Scotland -1810 died at Skye Glen Jan.13, 1855 their daughters Effie age 24 yrs. Fanny Ann age 3 mo. * (Broken stone) Flora wife of Angus Gillis died Jan.10,1892 age of 39 yrs. Their children Susan and Jessie * In memory of Mary Gillis born at Island of Skye,Scotland. 1827 died at Skye Glen 1891 age 64 years. Catherine Gillis born at Skye Glen 1864 died Jan.2,1889 age 25 yrs. * GILLIS In memory of John A. Gillis Elder died Jan.13,1914 age 76 yrs. his wife Dora died Oct.10,1935. age 86 yrs Archie J. Died Sept.4,1867 age 4yr 3mo. Asleep in Jesus Senotaph Archie Gillis died Aug.10,1908 age 31 yrs. * stone marker no information * stone marker no information * stone marker no information * GILLIS In memory of John C. Gillis died July 8, 1922 age 68 yrs. His wife Katie Gillis 1857 - 1942 * MacLEAN Gerald Norman MacLean 1941 - 1992 wife Caroline MacKinnon 1943 - * In loving memory of Flora MacInnis born in Scotland in 1806 died in Skye Glen 1906 * GILLIS Malcolm Gillis 1820 - 1912 wife Mary MacInnis 1826 - 1917 natives of Skye Scotland. * MacINNIS In memory of Myles M. MacInnis died Feb.25,1924 age 75 yrs. his wife Jessie Gillis 1862 - 1955 * MacINNIS J.E. MacInnis 1901 -1934 * MacINNIS In memory of Malcolm A. MacInnis 1895 - 1928 Neil Angus MacInnis 1893 - 1975 At rest * MacINNIS C.H.Spurgeon MacInnis Oct.7,1898 - Apr.1,1988 Rest in peace * BEATON John Beaton died July 2,1899 age 77 yrs. his wife Mary Doherty died Mar.13,1894 age 70 yrs. * Stone marker no information (loc.south side of cemetery) * Murdoch MacKinnon died Apr.28,1879 age 42 yrs. Annie MacKinnon died Mar.2,1887 age 22 yrs J. MacKinnon age 9 months Entered into rest May 8,1894 Dora MacKinnon wife of John Robertson died in Whitewood,Manatoba, 23 years * A memorial of Hugh MacKinnon died ? (stone broken) age 24 yrs. Also his brother & sister brother died Feb.28,1848 AE 4 yrs & 2 mos. Catherine died Mar.13, 1840 AE 1 yr. & 9 mos. * Jn. McKinnon died 1840 age 78 years * Catherine McKinnon died 1840 age 1 year 9 months. * Iron marker no information * iron marker no information * stone marker no information * This stone was Erected By Wellington Lodge Norman Chisholm died Apr.15,1872 age 28 yrs. Behold how good and how pleasant it is for brethren to dwell together in unity. * Holy Bible In memory of Donald Nicholson died Apr.23,1899 age 80 yrs. Daughter Flora Ann died apr. 6,1883 age 14 yrs. His wife Sarah Mcleod died Sept 17,1918 age 87 yrs. * GILLIS In memory of James M. Gillis 1899 - 1969 wife Maggie A. 1896 - 1946 daughter 1928 - 1928 son 1930 - 1930 Nellie Jessie 1932 - 1933 Murdoch 1902 - 1993 * Murdoch 1902 - 1993
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