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Ivan / Melville United Cemetery, Middlesex County , ON

Street Address: Hwy # 17, 24143 Nairn Road
Township: Lobo Township (Concession 8, Lot 12)
Locality: Middlesex County
Municipality: Middlesex Centre
Province: ON
GPS: 43.028773,-81.460952

Church / Denomination: Melville United Church, originally Presbyterian.

Registered to Ivan Cemetery Board. From The Heritage of Lobo: "On June 30, 1854, Walter Clendinin of Norfolk County bought the land for Ivan Cemetery Lot 12 Con 8 originally sold for taxes. It involved 30 acres along the east side of the lot, paralleling the Nairn Road and along the north side paralleling the 9th concession. It was then sold to John Brown later on September 18, 1855 John Brown sold the property to the Presbyterian Church." "On July 19, 1859 Mary Ann McQueen, daughter of John McQueen, was the first burial in Ivan Cemetery. The oldest tombstone in the cemetery is that of Archibald Johnson who died in 1821. However, he had originally been buried in the Johnson family cemetery on the 5th concession and later moved to Ivan when that cemetery was abandoned.".

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  • Douglas Gammon
  • The Heritage of Lobo 1820-1990, published by Lobo Township Heritage Group, ISBN 0-9694460-0-4


    Photos courtesy of Alison Mitchell-Reid [2010]

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    This index represents ALL visible headstones still in existence at the time this cemetery was visited

    HARDY, Alfred C   1912 - 1913
    HARDY, Fred   parent
    HARDY, Frederick S   1881 - 1933 (age: 52)
    HARDY, Irene   parent
    HARDY, Irene M (Campbell)   1893 - 1986 (age: 93)
    HARRIS, Eleanor A (Colvin)   1910 - 1998 (age: 88)
    HARRIS, Ethel Mae   1879 - 1951 (age: 72)
    HARRIS, Margaret May   1882 - 1970 (age: 88)
    HARTLEY, Ada Marguerite (Grantham)   1905 - 1983 (age: 78)
    HARTLEY, Frederick Charles   1907 - 1956 (age: 49)
    HARTWICK, A Earl   1889 - 1942 (age: 53)
    HARTWICK, E Jennie (Taylor)   1894 - 1978 (age: 84)
    HAWLEY, Gladys   spouse
    HAY, Ann   1845 - 1929 (age: 84)
    HAY, Annie P   1891 - 1936 (age: 45)
    HAY, Jessie   1854 - 1884 (age: 30)
    HAY, John   1848 - 1912 (age: 64)
    HAY, Martin   1889 - 1959 (age: 70)
    HAY, Mary (Cameron)   1812 - 1885 (age: 73)
    HAY, Sarah (McIntyre)   1857 - 1929 (age: 72)
    HAY, Thomas   spouse
    HAY, Thomas   1810 - 1900 (age: 90)
    HENDERSON, Alexander   1800 - 1874 (age: 74)
    HENDERSON, Ann   1841 - 1924 (age: 83)
    HENDERSON, Archibald   spouse
    HENDERSON, Archibald   1782 - 1876 (age: 94)
    HENDERSON, Catharine   1788 - 1868 (age: 80)
    HENDERSON, Charles   1844 - 1931 (age: 87)
    HENDERSON, Elizabeth (McLeish)   1860 - 1948 (age: 88)
    HENDERSON, Hugh   1853 - 1948 (age: 95)
    HENDERSON, Janet   1809 - 1895 (age: 86)
    HENDERSON, John   1839 - 1869 (age: 30)
    HENDERSON, John   1839 - 1869 (age: 30)
    HENDERSON, John H   1890 - 1970 (age: 80)
    HENDERSON, Margaret   1853 - 1916 (age: 63)
    HENDERSON, Mary   1835 - 1892 (age: 57)
    HENDERSON, Mary (McBain)   1845 - 1914 (age: 69)
    HENDERSON, Roderick   1837 - 1918 (age: 81)
    HENDERSON, Winnifred (Mount)   1900 - 1974 (age: 74)
    HENRY, Mary E   1918 - 2004 (age: 86)
    HENRY, Samuel M   1917 - 1988 (age: 71)
    HIGGS, Clara Helen (Noble)   1919 - 1939 (age: 20)
    HIGGS, Gordon   spouse
    HODGSON, Kate (McLean)   1874 - 1913 (age: 39)
    HODGSON, Mary Ann   1850 - 1923 (age: 73)
    HODGSON, Mary Jane "Jennie"   1877 - 1935 (age: 58)
    HODGSON, Thomas   spouse
    HODGSON, Thomas   1837 - 1903 (age: 66)
    HUNT, Ellen Beatrice   1913 - 2003 (age: 90)
    HUNTER, Agnes   1821 - 1910 (age: 89)
    HUNTER, Jeanie (Brock)   1827 - 1892 (age: 65)
    HUNTER, Robert   1792 - 1881 (age: 89)
    HUNTER, Robert   1818 - 1903 (age: 85)
    HUNTLEY, Olive   1906 - 1953 (age: 47)

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