best free web site maker
ON Cemeteries: CanadaGenWeb's Cemetery Project

Victoria Lawn / St Catharines Cemetery, Lincoln County , ON

Street Address: Queenston St.
Community: St Catharines
Township: Grantham Township (Concession 7, Lot 10)
Locality: Lincoln County
Municipality: St Catharines
Province: ON
GPS: 43.160979,-79.201164

Church / Denomination: Non-Denominational

Registered to City of St. Catharines. Established 1856 as St Catharines Cemetery, renamed Victoria Lawn in 1897 in honour of England's Queen Victoria. By the 1920s additional land from a farm across Queenston St was purchased, and the cemetery grew again in the 1960s when more land was purchased to the south.

In 1918 the Cullinen Mausoleum was constructed with 300 crypts, and in the 1980s several additional mausoleums were built. The Garden of Memories Mausoleum was built in 2000.

At present, Victoria Lawn covers 170 acres and cares for more than 70,000 burials.

GENEALOGY RESOURCES   (Add / Remove a link)
These links are provided for your convenience and may take you to websites that offer products and/or services for sale. CanadaGenWeb's Cemetery Project does not control the content offered - take note of our site design, if it changes you've left this website!

    On the Internet
    • CanadaGenWeb's Cemetery Project (see below!)
    • Lookups: Kim Hogan, jhogan32@cogeco.ca, I can do lookups at Victoria Lawn Cemetery in St. Catharines, Ontario. I can do transcription of headstones as well as take digital photos. I prefer to email photos, but I could also print and mail them as well
    • Lookups: Dan Lanteigne, dlanteigne17@gmail.com, If you can get the section you want me to look in, I will gladly take a photo of the stone and send it to you. This cemetery is huge and would take me forever to find something without at least a section #
    • Index: Ontario Genealogical Society
    Not on the Internet

SOURCES / THANKS

  • Legacy Archives
  • Lynn Hills
  • Anonymous
  • AMCTO: The Municipal Experts


    Photos courtesy of Jo-Anne Trousdale (jtrousdale@cogeco.ca) [2011-2014]
    Names contributed by Kim Hogan, Ralph R Hammond-Green
    Indexed by Jo-Anne Trousdale (jtrousdale@cogeco.ca)

  •   A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U V W X Y Z All


    Some persons named in this index may not be interred in this cemetery. They are designated as spouse or parent on appropriate stones, and may not have their own birth and death recorded here (See our FAQ).

    Women, if maiden names are known, will appear under both their maiden and married names.

    This index does NOT include every headstone in this cemetery

    KALAHER, Mary Alice  
    KEARNEY  
    KEARNEY, George F.   1859 - 1873
    KEARNEY, Mary (Connelly)   1833 - 1903 (age: 70)
    KEARNEY, W. J.   spouse
    KEARNEY, William J.   1820 - 1887
    KEARNS, Catharine   1819 - 1894 (age: 75)
    KEARNS, Catherine   ? - 1897
    KEARNS, Charles   ? ?
    KEARNS, Charles   1810 - 1880 (age: 70)
    KEARNS, Charles   (age: 8d)
    KEARNS, Charles E.   1861 - 1912 (age: 51)
    KEARNS, James   ? ? (age: 10m)
    KEARNS, James   ? ? (age: 15m)
    KEARNS, Jane   ? ? (age: 10m)
    KEARNS, John T.   1857 - 1901 (age: 44)
    KEARNS, Joseph P.   1858 - 1899 (age: 41)
    KEARNS, Mary   ? ? (age: 2)
    KEARNS, Mary J.   ? ? (age: 14m)
    KEARNS, Michael   1849 - 1886 (age: 37)
    KEARNS, Peter   ? ? (age: 2)
    KEARNS, Stephen J.   1862 - 1916
    KEEFE, Agness   1852 - 1884 (age: 32)
    KEEFE, John   parent
    KEEFE, Margaret   parent
    KELLY   footstones
    KELLY, Ellen   1819 - 1882 (age: 63)
    KELLY, Margaret   1858 - 1877 (age: 19)
    KELLY, Patrick   1817 - 1892 (age: 75)
    KETTELL, Ann   parent
    KETTELL, Anne   1838 - 1906 (age: 68)
    KETTELL, Catherine   1863 - 1908 (age: 45)
    KETTELL, Edward J.   1856 - 1914 (age: 58)
    KETTELL, Edward J.   spouse
    KETTELL, Elizabeth   ? - 1917
    KETTELL, Emma   ?
    KETTELL, George   1825 - 1875 (age: 50)
    KETTELL, George   parent
    KETTELL, James Joseph   ?
    KILLEEN, James   1830 - 1888 (age: 58)
    KILROY, Ellen (Henegan)   ? - 1947
    KILROY, John   1862 - 1917 (age: 55)
    KILROY, Maggie   1860 - 1883 (age: 23)
    KILROY, Mary   parent
    KILROY, Mary J.   1830 - 1905 (age: 75)
    KILROY, Norberta   ? - 1968
    KILROY, Sylvius Lanson   ? - 1948
    KILROY, William   parent
    KILROY, William   1826 - 1905 (age: 79)
    KRAMER, Margaret   1859 - 1925
    KURTMAN, J. Colton   1852 - 1882 (age: 30)

    Correct a name / Request a removal: Corrections & removal requests can be made using the form found on the name page. From the index above, locate the name in question, click on it, and fill out the form on that page.

    SHARE THIS PAGE!

    © Copyright 2004- CanadaGenWeb's Cemetery Project