CAPE BRETON COUNTIES GENWEB

Orangedale and Gillis Cove Cemetery

Inverness County, NS

From TransCanada 105 take exit 4, following sign indicating Orangedale, Marble Mountain; proceed 6.2 km until you see a four way intersection with the Orangedale Presbyterian church on one corner. Turn left and proceed on paved road indicating Alba and Iona 1.8 km until end of pavement. The cemetery is on the left or upper side of the road. Recorded by R Fraser 2 Oct 1999.

Beginning at nw corner, top of hill, near field above:

NOTICE:You may copy for your own use with this notice attached but not distribute electronically or in print or by any other means without written permission.

This page updated Monday, 25-Jun-2012 18:45:12 MST

Alexander MacPherson      28 Apr 1862 - 27 Nov 1950
wife Mary MacDougall      12 Oct 1863 - 6 July 1950


William W MacPherson     1899 - 1981
wife C D Agnes Gillis    1906 - 1994
married 21 Dec 1929


Charles E MacKay     1933 - 1990


Lauchie A Gillis      1906 - 1987


Harry Clayton Gillis      
Alexandria                      25 Aug 1928 - 9 Aug 1989


Alexander Hugh MacLean      1874 - 1952
wife Catherine Livingstone     1883 - 1964


Duncan L MacLean      Massachusetts   S. Sgt 361 Fighter GP AAF WW II
8 May 1907 - 13 May 1960


John N Matheson     1868 - 1949
wife Elizabeth A MacIver     1884 - 1963


Charles H MacDonald    1913 - 1971
wife Christina M Matheson    1914 - 1995
Per mare per terras   By land and by sea


MacFarlane
[FS] Donald E MacFarlane    Died 22 June 1979
[FS] Alice MacFarlane          Died 16 Aug 1962
[FS] Allister MacFarlane      Died 17 July 1960


Edmund Bruce MacLean     15 Oct 1958 - 29 March 1996 
son of Edmund & Doris MacLean


>From chain gate southward along lane, downhill to paved road - Row 1:


Donald MacLeod     1844 - 1914
wife Margaret     1852 - 1906
son Roderick D     1884 - 1906
Christene A    1885 - 1926
[side]
Flora MacLeod      1831 - 1903
[FS] Aunt Flora
[FS] Father
[FS] Mother
[FS] Rod D
[FS] Christene A


Malcolm MacLeod     1859 - 1924
wife Margaret MacKenzie      1872 - 1953
Kate MacLeod    1849 - 1909
Murdoch      1893 - 1893
Alexander       1895 - 1895
Christena       1897 - 1897


Murdock A MacLeod     1904 - 1989
wife Annabell     1904 - 1968


Dean William Veinott    27 Sept 1928 - 27 Sept 1997
son of Michael Dean Lawrence & Elsina (MacIntosh)


Catherine, wife of Malcom Robinson, 5 Oct 1906     Aged 43 yrs


Malcolm Robertson    Born at South Side Whycocomagh CB
8 Aug 1853 - 14 May 1915      Aged 62 yrs


H M L


James T Ford      1938 - 1980


Row 2 uphill:
Peter MacLellan     1853 - 1928
Sarah MacLellan     1845 - 1929


[FS] son John Hugh    1948 - 1968 [may belong in Livingstone plot]


Peter MacLellan      1853 - 1928
wife Sarah MacIsaac     1856 - 1944


George Edward Horan    1911 - 1937


John William McLellan      20 July 1886 - 13 Sept 1921


Neil L Gillis      20 Nov 1864 - 12 Oct 1940
wife Christie Flora     21 Aug 1875 - 15 Apr 1959


Lauchlin Gillis     26 Aug 1904      Aged 76 yrs
wife Caroline       19 May 1909      Aged 78 yrs


Robert A MacLean      1872 - 1944
wife Mary E          1870 - 1962
Alexander M         1908 - 1987


Hector J McLean     18 May 1892    Aged 74 yrs
wife Margaret J       15 Sept 1892    Aged 58 yrs
[stone by M McKenzie    Sydney]


Elizabeth      16 March 1875     Aged 29 yrs
Mary Ann      6 June 1894        Aged 37 yrs
beloved wives of William McIver
[side]
Mary McIver     30 Oct 1905    Aged 82 yrs


John A MacCalder      7 June 1912    Aged 51 yrs


Alexander McCalder     2 Apr 1890     Aged 59 yrs
Catherine McLennan, wife of A McCalder,   11 Sept 1889     Aged 57 yrs
Our Parents


Peter W MacCalder      11 Feb 1895    Aged 18 yrs


Angus MacCalder     1837 - 13 Jan 1910
Erected by his widow Mary MacCalder
[side]
Mary McLellan, wife of Angus MacCalder, died in Boston Mass
28 Sept 1946     Aged 81 yrs


Dougald MacCalder     1865 - 1927
wife Jessie McKinnon      1866 - 1937


Alexander D MacCalder     1867 - 1944
wife Margaret     1877 - 1969
son Donald      1913 - 1914


John MacCalder     1 April 1829 - 23 Aug 1901
wife Elizabeth Ann Matheson      20 Oct 1824 - 28 Feb 1911
Their family
Margaret     1855 - 1877
Lauchlin      1857 - 1877
Erected by A D MacCalder


Angus D, son of Neil & Mary McLean, died at Truro NS
15 June 1882     Aged 27 yrs & 8 mos


John A MacLean      25 March 1959     Aged 78 yrs


Lauchlin McLean       1870     Aged 14 yrs
Flora McLean             1879     Aged 8 yrs
[side]
Donald McLean      Born in Scotland   Died at Orangedale
1869    Aged 63 yrs
wife Ann McLean      1895    Aged 77 yrs
[side]
Hector McLean      1882    Aged 22 yrs


Mary, wife of Lauchlin McLean, 29 Dec 1891      Aged 45 yrs


Thomas A MacNeil     1878 - 1951
wife Laura     1882 - 1957


Emma Matheson, wife of Malcolm W MacIver, 1 Nov 1947    Aged 71 yrs
Malcolm W MacIver     1878 - 1959


Row 3 downhill:
Ardeth Jane nee Oxner Kennedy, wife of Stewart, 1 June 1937 - 23 Feb 1994


Colin Robinson     1888 - 1958
wife Mary      1893 - 1973


John A MacDonald     1899 - 1974
wife Sadie      1902 - 1985


Sidney Grant MacDonald     30 Apr 1930 - 13 June 1998
[train & lamp etched on stone]


MacCalder
[FS] father   John D     1910 - 1979


Lauchlin B Moore     5 Oct 1944 - 21 May 1981


Gerald W Moore      1920 - 1957


Malcolm C Moore     19 Aug 1947 - 7 Jan 1993


Donald MacAskill     Elder   Native of Harris Scotland
who died at Orangedale CB 3 Mar 1885     Aged 63 yrs
wife Anne       1830 - 1908


John D MacNeill      1868 - 1942
wife Jessie Dolena       1867 - 1953
buried Ocean View cemetery, Vancouver BC


James McNeil      18 Aug 1885     Aged 54 yrs & 5 mos


Jessie, wife of Alexander McLeod, 14 July 1890     Aged 34 yrs & 8 mos


Euphemia Ann MacKay      1905 -


Nathaniel Smith      1898 - 1976
wife Willena M     1915 - 1974


Lloyd Alexander MacArthur      1911 - 1985


Row 4 uphill:
Neil MacLean      1847 - 1921
wife Kate       1863 - 1935


Dan H MacLean, son of Neil & Kate, 6 Feb 1900     Aged 10 yrs 3 mos


Malcolm McNeil      10 May 1911      Aged 74 yrs


Mrs Malcolm MacNeil      30 Nov 1921     Aged 79 yrs


Neil A MacNeill       23 June 1903     Aged 34 yrs


John A McNeill, son of Malcolm McNeill, 14 Aug 1891     Aged 18 yrs


Francis E MacNeill     Died in Edmonton   28 Sept 1927     Aged 53 yrs


Donald Archie Cameron    28 July 1905    Aged 25 yrs


Archibald MacPhail      1800 - 1868
wife Christy MacLean     1810 - 1894
family Donald    1837 - 1868
Archibald     1848 - 1932


Elizabeth Henderson, wife of Alex MacPhail, 1853 - 1922
[side]
Alex MacPhail      25 Dec 1940     Aged 85 yrs


John Leo Surrette      1910 - 1993


Marion E Kennedy     9 Apr 1904 - 21 Apr 1977


Duncan MacIver       1868 - 1946
wife Caroline            1868 - 1948
[FS] brother Lauchie     1919 - 1987


Row 5 downhill:
John Eli MacIver      1881 - 1958
wife Annie M        1885 - 1970


Margaret Isabel Delaney      1915 - 1991


Albert Wright       1911 - 1979
wife Marion E MacIver 1914 - 1970
married 1 July 1940
[train on stone]


Robert Gillis      25 Feb 1900 - 30 Sept 1979
wife Bertha J       24 March 1902 - 15 Aug 1983


John M MacIntosh     1895 - 1980
C Bertha     1896 - 1977
Edward W      1922 - 1961
[FS] O. 266 Inspector John Murray MacIntosh   R.C.M.P.
6 Jan 1894 - 11 April 1980
[FS] mother
[FS] son


MacCalder
[FS] mother Alexis      1924 - 1950
[FS] son J Frank      1942 - 1967


Daniel Nicholson      1875 - 1968
Christie A Nicholson       1881 - 1970


Maggie, wife of Duncan Ferguson, 1869 - 1951


Duncan Ferguson      1873 - 1959


Isabella Martin     10 Jan 1915     Aged 87 yrs


Donald Martin     Born at Lewis Scotland    Died at Orangedale CB
4 Dec 1910     Aged 90 yrs


Mary MacInnis, wife of Donald Martin, born at Little Har. Malagawatch
Died at Orangedale CB 28 Aug 1928    Aged 95 yrs


Malcolm Martin       Elder      11 Oct 1933      Aged 67 yrs


Murdock Martin       1857 - 1949


Mary Ann Martin      1888     Aged 14 mos
William Angus Martin      1872     Aged 4 wks


Collin Robinson      21 Apr 1878 in the 64th yr of his age


Annie, wife of Archd Gillis, 7 July 1885     Aged 45 yrs    'mother'


Angus MacLeod     Died at South Whycocomagh     1815 - 1890
wife Isabella MacInnis      1826 - 1901
also their 5 infants


Flora Ferguson      1853 - 1940


Mary A, wife of John MacLean, 1856 - 1926


Alexander Y, son of Angus & Christy Gillis, 1 April 1891     Aged 22 yrs


Angus Gillis      Died at Gillis Cove     10 Jan 1908     Aged 83 yrs


Christy Gillis, wife of Angus Gillis,   10 June 1913      Aged 82 yrs


Catherine, wife of Neil J Gillis, 28 Dec 1894     Aged 25 yrs


Neil J Gillis      3 March 1912     Aged 52 yrs
also son Angus Fraser      Aged 10 mos 6 days


Christy, wife of Neil J Gillis, 11 May 1925     Aged 48 yrs


Fraser Gillis     24 Aug 1908 - 15 Dec 1941


John McLean        1833 - 1915
wife Sarah Nicholson     1839 - 1915


Hector Dan      1875 - 1965, husband of 
Mary Ann MacIntosh      1892 - 1970


Row 6 uphill:
Daniel A McKinnon      11 Aug 1907
wife Annie L      17 Sept 1914
their son Danile A drowned at Cobalt 17 July 1908    Aged 27 yrs


John H MacDonald     14 Oct 1864 - 29 July 1924
[side]
Annie, wife of J H MacDonald, 29 July 1869 - 22 Aug 1943


Neil Nelson Martin   10 Nov 1842 - 9 July 1930
wife Catherine E MacLeod      23 Apr 1845 - 18 Feb 1925
Joined in matrimony 22 Oct 1864


John D Martin     Died at Whitinsville Mass 6 March 1900     Aged 21 yrs 2
mos 1 day
Erected by his father


Angus Martin     24 March 1946     Aged 87 yrs


Alexander Gillis MacIver      13 July 1891 - 4 oct 1947


John MacIver   1840 - 1928
wife Christy Ann Gillis     1858 - 1935


Angus Gillis       24 Jan 1872 - 13 Dec 1915
wife Dolena Gillis      19 Aug 1882 - 23 Apr 1968


Margaret Ann Cameron, wife of James E MacFarlane, 1858 - 1936
daughter Hilda MacFarlane Richardson     1901 - 1933
Erected by their family


James E MacFarlane      1855 - 1919
children
John D        1888 - 1902
George K     1898 - 1906
Alexander E 1904 - 1904


Daniel Martin      1864 - 1948
wife Emily D MacAulay     1868 - 1953


Katie A Martin    1874 - 1968


Rod A Martin     22 June 1907     Aged 48 yrs 6 mos


John A Martin    27 Sept 1924      Aged 63 yrs
[side]
D W Martin      20 April 1898 - 24 Feb 1981
[side]
Christine MacAskill, wife of John A Martin, 26 May 1941    Aged 84 yrs
[side]
Catherine A Martin       24 Jan 1968        1892 - 1968
Dolina A Martin           1 Aug 1971         1894 - 1971


John Murdock MacLean     1923 - 1960


Patricia Irene MacLellan     31 Jan 1930 - 29 Nov 1990


Stewart MacLellan      1894 - 1952


Catherine Mary 'mother'    21 Aug 1903 - 20 Oct 1984, wife of Stewart


Stewart Williams     1957 - 1957


Donald A Gillis    1898 - 1970
wife Christene     1902 - 1986


Frederick M MacLean     1933 - 1992
wife Florence D


John H MacLean      1893 - 1960
wife Catherine M     1898 - 1990


Clarence Neil MacLean     29 Mar 1925 - 15 Mar 1991


Row 7 downhill
Neil D Gillis    1873 - 1949
wife Johnena Gillis     1879 - 1982


Rev Donald John MacLeod     1883 - 1970
Catherine Easson       1896 - 1973
Neil      1881 - 1958


James Easson MacLeod      1930 - 1969
Nellie       1930 - 1991


Duncan J Gillis     1915 - 1989
wife Marie       1928 - 1978


Colin Martin       26 Feb 1950


Arthur B Martin     1916 - 1984


Susan H Martin      21 June 1882 - 30 Dec 1954



[FS] John Neil Gillis      1926 - 1972


[illegible wooden headstone]


Ernest Harker       23 Dec 1948 - 2 Jan 1973


John Millan Martin     1910 - 1989
wife Eva R       1915 - 1995


Axel Petterson      Died at Orangedale 17 March 1888    Aged 33 yrs
Erected by friends


Sarah, wife of James McMaster, 22 July 1911    Aged 51 yrs


John MacIver     1840 - 1928
wife Christy Ann Gillis      1858 - 1935


Alexander Gillis MacIver      13 July 1891 - 4 Oct 1947


Row 8 alongside woods uphill:
'Mother'     Died 4 March 1912    Aged 71 yrs   McLeod [on base]


John Southerland      1845 - 1921
his mother     1817 - 1912
his daughter   1882 - 1915


Aaron Ronald Sutherland     1942 - 1996 [fiddle & bow etched on stone]


F 54646   L/Corporal Sterling C Sutherland      West Nova Regt
14 Apil 1948


Lauchlin E, infant son of Lauchlin & Beatrice MacRitchie, 27 April 1950


Lucy Catherine Johnstone 'mother'    1914 - 1991, wife of Chester R


Chester Raymond Johnstone    Gunner R.C.A.    7 Jan 1977   age 64


Duncan MacLeod      1888 - 1980
Dougall                      1877 - 1958


Betsy MacDonald      20 Feb 1946    Aged 76 yrs


John D MacAskill    1877 - 1950
wife Elizabeth    1878 - 1968


Hector G MacLean      1882 - 1965


Hugh A MacLean      Sapper Royal Cndn Engrs   
24 March 1964          Aged 64


Mary Ann (Marie)     1901 - 1980, wife of Hugh MacLean

Return to Cape Breton Counties Cemetery Index

Go to Cape Breton Counties GenWeb

Contributed by Roberta Fraser


Created 9 April 2000