island

DR. JOHN PRINGLE MEMORIAL CEMETERY

Blackett's Lake, Cape Breton County

 

 

cemetery sign

(photographs courtesy of George Newbury)

 

17 March and 31 July 1998

Location: On Keltic Drive, Sydney River, locate St. Mark's Church between the Sydney River bridge and the railway tracks; directly opposite St. Mark's is Coxheath Road; proceed west on Coxheath Road 7 km; you will have arrived at Knox United Church at a crossroad; proceed straight another 1 and ½ km; Pringle cemetery on your left or south side of road on shore of Blackett's Lake. All stones recorded 17 March and 31 July 1998 by   R. Fraser.

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Group of 4 footstones:
John   1890 - 1895
Neil    1875 - 1883
Mary B   1878 - 1888
Roderick H 18[3 or 8]9 - 1911
[located just south of stone which says ‘MacKenzie'; unknown if
part of MacKenzie plot or of another plot with no headstone]
 
 
Sarah    1873 - 1956
 
 
John Allison Archibald   31 May 1919 - 7 May 1979
 
 
Beverly Anita, infant of Arthur & Mary Ball,
11 July 1939 - 10 Oct 1940
 
 
Agnes G Balsillie    1922 - 1965
 
 
Pte David M Balsillie    US Army   1930 - 1953
Died of wounds Korean Conflict
 
 
George Balsillie  
Wife Kathleen   1926 - 1994
 
 
George Balsillie Jr   1958 - 1979
 
 
Edna E Horton    1891 - 1942, wife of Walter Barss   1891 - 1957
 
 
M Gertrude Taylor, wife of Norman Beer, 1910 - 1938
Also infant baby
 
 
Edward Biddle    1901 - 1972
Wife Marron   1901 - 1977
 
 
James C Boulton    1920 - 1982
 
 
Duncan Brown    1852 - 1929
 
 
Duncan Brown    1882 - 1929
Wife Murdena Keefe   1899 - 1989
 
 
Duncan Campbell    1881 -
Wife Annie    1884 - 1969
 
stuff
James T Collier    1914 - 1987
His Wife
Pauline A.            1917 -
 
stuff
Our Baby James Collier   1925 stuff
Alan Blair Collier  1948 - 1998 stuff
Emily Logan Mechtilde Dicks    29 Sept 1992 - 24 Dec 1993
 
 
Alexander Ferguson    25 Jan 1886   age 68 yrs
Wife Flora Matheson    5 Feb 1882   age 81 yrs
Both born Scotland
 
 
Donald H Ferguson    1848 - 1926
Wife Annie C    1859 - 1925
 
 
George Leonard Ferguson     6 Aug 1863 - March 1947
 
 
Margaret MacBeth   1890 - 1983, wife of George Ferguson
 
 
Murdock Kendall Ferguson    22 July 1915 - 6 June 1988
 
 
Hugh J Goodwin     1910 - 1974
Wife
 
 
Arthur M Greig   3 Jan 1906 - 18 Sept 1984
Wife Hannah   15 Aug 1908 - 8 July 1970
 
 
Arthur Nelson Greig   24 March 1943 - 22 May 1996
 
 
John Greig    A native of Sterlingshire, Scotland    Died [6]? Feb 1889 age 76 yrs
Son Arthur   9 March 1889   age 25 yrs
 
 
Rev Bertie Hayden missionary    17 Feb 1885 - 6 July 1939
 
stuff
Daniel John George Howie    5 Jan 1889 - 4 May 1940
Wife Katherine Margaret    18 July 1898 - 1 Aug 1991
 
 
Mary Belle Howie   29 March 1894 - 17 Dec 1951
 
 
Hubert Jackson    1889 - 1981
Wife Ivy   1891 - 1975
 
 
Jefferson, Brenda Diann  1948 - 2005 stuff
Evan W Keigan   1909 - 1984
Wife
 
 
Forrest R Kerr   1921 - 1988
Wife Kathryn J    1923 - 1998
 
 
William K Le Vatte    11 Feb 1926 - 7 May 1984
 
 
William Kendall, infant son of William K & Therese Le Vatte, 9 Dec 1948 - 15 Feb 1949
 
 
Charles E Lewis   1884 - 1972
Wife Sarah M   1890 - 1970
 
stuff
James Thompson Lewis 1919 - 1993
Wife
Marion Beaton 1923 - 1993
stuff
John George Lewis    1917 - 1996
Wife Annabelle Mae   1923 - 1985
 
stuff
John Shane Lewis    1963 - 1993
 
stuff
Lloyd S Lunn   1894 - 1972
Wife Lila M    1895 - 1952
 
 
Angus McAulay   18 June 1920 age 78 yrs
Wife Sarah Marila   1882 - 1937
 
 
Donald McAulay   1847 - 1933
Wife Christie McLeod   1868 - 1935
Son Donald John    1894 - 1912
 
 
Alexander McCharles    1872 - 1960
Wife Elizabeth J   1886 - 1957
 
 
Albert MacDonald    1882 - 1939
Wife Katherine Ann MacDonald    1880 - 1970
 
 
Archibald MacDonald    1883 - 1962
Wife Mary Belle   1887 - 1983
 
 
John F F McDonald VR 5979 O.S.
HMCS Niobe   12 April 1918   age 18
 
 
Kenneth McDonald   31 March 1917   age 64 yrs
Son John F died at Military Hospital Halifax 12 April 1918 age 18 yrs
[side]
Catherine Morrison, wife of Kenneth McDonald, 7 Dec 1923 age 53 yrs
 
 
Mrs Jessie MacDonald    1850 - 1880
Daughter Sadie N MacDonald   1877 - 1965
 
 
Murdoch MacDonald    April 1917   age 79 yrs
Wife Isabella    Sept 1908   age 59 yrs
Sons Colin & Duncan
Daughters Mary Bell & Mary Ellen
 
 
Roderick McDonald    25 April 1875   age 86 yrs
Wife Ellen    3 Dec 188[3?]    Age 82 yrs
 
 
Archibald MacDougall    20 Aug 1920 - 8 May 1975
 
 
Daniel MacDougall    1877 - 1952
Wife Margaret I   1878 - 1940
 
 
Donald MacFarlane   1851 - 1938
Wife Jane MacDonald   1861 - 1934
 
 
Duncan MacFarlane   Jan 1874 - Jan 1949
 
 
Rev John D MacFarlane   1850 - 1927
Wife Margaret Calder   1864 - 1944
 
 
Neil McFarlane
Wife Margaret Stewart
 
 
MacKenzie
 
 
Helen Eva MacKenzie nee MacKinnon   23 Nov 1886 - 17 Jan 1981
 
 
Howard MacKenzie     Gunner 17 Battn CEF 4 Dec 1973   age 86
 
 
Kenneth McKenzie    20 Jan 1911   age 62 yrs
Wife Katherine   10 Oct 1917 age 6[0]? Yrs
 
 
Murdoch MacKenzie    12 Feb 1930   aged 74 yrs
Wife Annie Campbell   June 1853 - Oct 1920
 
 
Nelson MacKenzie   1890 - 1960
Wife Annie E   1889 - 1979
 
stuff
Annie MacKillop 1877 - 1952
Beloved Wife of
Alexander F. MacKillop
Son Callum 1912 - 1915
stuff
James C MacKillop     1910- 1991
His Wife
Laura A.   1917 - 2005
 
stuff
James D. "Jim" MacKillop June 29, 1946 - Apr. 24, 2007
Kathleen P. (Hartigan) Jan. 28, 1956 -
stuff
John McKillop    1909 - 1975   ‘A good man' stuff
Lloyd A MacKillop   1843 - 1990   ‘A true friend'
 
stuff
Rev John MacKinnon   1885 - 1940
Wife Sarah L Stackhouse    1868 - 1938
 
Murdock D MacLean    1877 - 1949
Annie (MacLean) Ross   1865 - 1954
Allan MacLean    1868 - 1959
 
 
Murdock D MacLean   1877 - 1949
 
 
Catherine Alice MacDonald, wife of Rev J A McLellan, died 3 Jan 1935
 
 
Dan MacMillan    1880 - 1965
Wife Weselena   1885 - 1977
 
Kenneth MacMillan    1902 - 1975
Wife
Katherine    1887 - 1977
Murdock    1892 - 1983
 
 
Malcolm McMillan    1851 - 1917
Wife Annie Buchanan   1862 - 1948
Infant daughter Margaret J   1898 - 1900
 
 
Angus Bennett MacRae   1884 - 1967
Wife Catherine Emily    1887 - 1962
 
 
Colin Alexander MacRae    15 July 1895 - 26 Oct 1960
Wife Sarah F    7 Sept 1895 - 24 April 1969
Florence Geraldine MacRae 19 Nov 1925 - 19 May 1947
 
 
Isabel C MacRae   1927 - 1933
 
 
Kenneth MacRae    1845 - 1929
 
 
Mary Catherine MacRae May 28, 1920 - Sept. 29, 2007 stuff
Murdock MacRae    1828 - 1885
Wife Mary Finlayson   1829 - 1896
Son Malcolm   1861 - 1897
[back]
Roderick MacRae    15 June 1865 - 27 Jan 1935[?]
Wife Flora Jessie   Oct 1887[?]  - 2[?] July 1922
Son John Murdock
Daughter Catherine Margaret died 17 Feb 1986[?]
 
 
Angus Morrison    1867 - 1941
Wife Margaret   1876 - 1944
 
stuff
Daniel J Morrison   1895 - 1977
Wife Katherine M (MacKillop)   1914 - 1977
 
 
Gladys Morrison   1917 - 1981
 
 
Murdock Pringle Murchison    1916 - 1979Wife

 
 
Murdoch McG, youngest son of Mr & Mrs Colin Nicholson,
Born Oban, CB 24 June 1879  - 23 Nov 1909
[side]
Mrs Colin Nicholson   25 Dec 1842  - 9 Jan 1928   age 85 yrs
Colin Nicholson   8 April 1838  - 14 April 1932 age 94 yrs
[immediately south]
‘Our Baby'   Died 22 Nov 1908
 
 
Martha Palmer    1881 - 1917
 
stuff
William B Parkinson   died 1948
 
stuff
Alexander Patterson    10 Dec 1876 age 62 yrs
 
 
John A ‘Sandy' Patterson    1927 - 1995
Wife
Married 1951
Edith Robson Patterson   1896 - 1994
 
 
Malcolm Patterson   born at Harris, Inverness-shire, Scotland
3 August 1879   age 73 yrs
Wife Sarah MacLeod   born at South Uist, Inverness-shire
died 2 Oct 1900   aged 81 yrs
 
 
LT COL Reverend John Pringle DD   LLD
7 June 1852 - 20 April 1935
A Minister of the Gospel for 57 Years
 
stuff

(photo courtesy of G. Newbury)
 

Frederick Pynn   1892 - 1983
Wife
 
 
Jean MacKinnon    1902 - 1965, wife of Rev John L Rose
 
 
 Harry Smith   16 March 1880 - 3 March 1931
Wife Kate Smith    1880 - 1943
Also Harry M, son of Harry & Kate Smith, 27 May 1932   aged 29 yrs
 
 
Leslie Smith    1910 - 1974
Sarah J   1904 - 1973
 
 
Lawson Stevens    1889 - 1966
Wife Lillian   1895 - 1990
 
 
Vernon Stevens    1891 - 1969
 
 
Daisy M Swan   1888 - 1966 , wife of L K Swan
 
 
Logan K Swan   Private
CMCC CEF   12 Feb 1858   age 61
 
 
Arthur G. Taylor 1895 - 1971
His Wife
Frances Irene 1898 - 1928
His Second Wife
Helen Josephine 1913 - 1999
stuff
Gordon M. Tayor 1855 - 1922
Cousin
George 1846 - 1922
stuff
Richard Thomson   1891 - 1970
father of Bill, Dick & Jim
Ella Boyes    1888 - 1955
Scotland
 
 
Charles M (Max) Travis   1924 - 1989
Wife
 
 
George Urquhart   June 24, 1915 -
Wife Eileen C.    Sept. 1, 1918 - Jan. 21, 1991
 
stuff
George Williamson    1880 - 1950
Wife Sarah Ann   1897 - 1978
 
 
George H Williamson     1918 - 1984
Wife
In Memory of William Wry   187[6?] - 1955
 
 
Ernest (Sonny) Yates   5 Oct 1923 - 13 Dec 1996
 
 
Willard E Zwicker    1910 - 1974
Wife Ruth   1919 - 1996
stuff
   

     

 

Contributed by R. Fraser & Updates by G. Newbury

Created March 22 1998


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