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Wedgewood / Cox Estate Cemetery, Halton County, ON

Street Address: 147 Wedgewood Dr
Community: Oakville
Township: Trafalgar Township (Concession 3, Lot 7)
Locality: Halton County
Municipality: Oakville
Province: ON
GPS: 43.46644,-79.648557


Registered to Town of Oakville. Wedgewood Cemetery located on the south side of Wedgewood Dive and Trelawn Avenue, was established in 1883 and is the resting place for of Trafalgar Townships earliest settlers. With the absence of modern medicine in the 19the century, a large number of children died - making Cox Estate Cemetery a resting place for many young children. In l909, the property surrounding the cemetery was purchased by Herbert Coiplin Cox (a relative) and has since been know as the Cox Estate Pioneer Cemetery.

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    Photos courtesy of Greg Johnston [2008]
    Indexed by Sherri Pettit


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