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Little Britain United Church Cemetery, St Andrews RM , MB

Street Address: 5879 Highway #9
Community: Lockport
Township: LR 120
Locality: St Andrews RM
Municipality: Interlake Region & Winnipeg Capital Region
Province: MB
GPS: 50.102817,-96.9401

Church / Denomination: Little Britain United Church

The first officially recorded burial is of Murdock McDonald in 1869, although according to a Mrs. Canvin, the first person laid to rest in our cemetery was John Clouston's first wife, whom he had returned to Scotland to fetch in 1855. Our earliest minutes are of the Annual Meeting of the congregation, dated October 12, 1863. At that time, agreement was recorded "to appointing three Trustees, to hold in trust the lot of land so liberally bestowed on the congregation by his Excellency, Governor Dallas, on the part of the honourable Hudson's Bay Company". Appointed were John Clouston, Donald Gunn and John Gunn. The following year they reported that the deed had been procured, and the land lay waiting to be put to use.

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    Photos courtesy of George Fedyck, Lawrence Gilson, Peter McLure, Gillian Maxwell
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    O'CONNOR, Betty Byra   1919 - 1985 (age: 66)
    O'CONNOR, Florence   1887 - 1964 (age: 77)
    O'CONNOR, Garrett   1886 - 1977 (age: 91)
    O'CONNOR, Jackie (Archambault)   1940 - 2003 (age: 63)
    O'CONNOR, Timothy   1947 - 1953 (age: 6)
    O'NEILL, Ruth   1912 - 2007 (age: 95)
    OEHLERS, Patricia G.   1946 - 1990 (age: 44)
    OGSTON, Mary A.   1877 - 1963 (age: 86)
    OGSTON, William   1880 - 1951 (age: 71)
    OLECKA, John   1897 - 1957 (age: 60)
    OLECKA, Wilfred   1901 - 1984 (age: 83)
    OLIVER, George   1936 - 1997 (age: 61)
    OMAND, Frank   spouse
    OMAND, Sarah   1875 - 1903 (age: 28)
    OWENS, Eileen Pearl   1946 - 1998 (age: 52)
    OZOUF, Edith Emma   1892 - 1982 (age: 90)

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