Church / Denomination: St. Peter's Roman Catholic Church
Registered to R.C.E.C. of Diocese of London.
In 1856, ten acres on the southwest corner of Lot 4, LRE, was registered to the Roman Catholic Episcopal Corporation, Toronto. This cemetery was turned over to the Diocese of London in 1904. Located behind St. Peter's Church. Due to breakage or the deterioration caused by the passage of time many of the early tombstones in the cemetery have been lost. Some of the early stones were formed into the memorial cairn. The earlies date on these is of ...Gett, wife of Samuel Boyle, who died November 30, 1856.
The iron crosses found in the old section of St. Peter's RC Cemetery, were used as headstones, with the name of the deceaded inscribed on a metal nameplate. These iron crosses were fashioned by Joseph Ducharme, who learned the blacksmith trade in Zurich ON and Blake,ON. Joseph Ducharme set up his own forge at Drysdale and in 1886 he married Marie Geoffrey. Joseph and Marie had 15 children. Joseph made all his own tools with the exception of his anvil and blower. Hay Township Highlights 1846-1996. pg. 384
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Women, if maiden names are known, will appear under both their maiden and married names.
This index represents ALL visible headstones still in existence at the time this cemetery was visited
|JEFFREY, Alphonse P. 1922 - 2013|
|JEFFREY, Andre Dominic 2006 - 2009|
|JEFFREY, Arthur ? - 1940 (age: 59)|
|JEFFREY, Cecilia V. (Ducharme) 1913 - 2011|
|JEFFREY, Charles Gerard 1948 - 2009|
|JEFFREY, Cherie 1918 - 2000|
|JEFFREY, Cyprien ? - 1937 (age: 91)|
|JEFFREY, Dominic 1911 - 1979|
|JEFFREY, Emeline 1864 - 1949|
|JEFFREY, Eva 1908 - 1974|
|JEFFREY, Eva 1908 - 1974|
|JEFFREY, Frank 1868 - 1950|
|JEFFREY, Gary A.D. 1957 - 2013|
|JEFFREY, George 1885 - 1962|
|JEFFREY, Leon 1865 - 1940|
|JEFFREY, Leonard J. 1913 - 1983|
|JEFFREY, Louise 1898 - 1982|
|JEFFREY, Lucille 1916 - 1990|
|JEFFREY, Mary 1868 - 1953|
|JEFFREY, Matilda (Denomme) 1884 - 1962|
|JEFFREY, Maxim 1913 - 1987|
|JEFFREY, Monica (Ducharme) 1923 - 2000|
|JEFFREY, Odille (Mailloux) ? - 1925 (age: 78)|
|JEFFREY, Pauline 1865 - 1960|
|JEFFREY, Remi 1877 - 1949|
|JEFFREY, Richard 1921 - 1969|
|JEFFREY, Sarah (Masse) 1887 - 1978|
|JEFFREY, Thelma (Siemon) 1921 - 2002|
|JOHNSON, James M. 1917 - 1997|
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