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Glenbrook Cemetery
Knowlton's Landing, Brome County, Quebec

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Location: Out of Sherbrooke, Quebec, take the Eastern Townships Autoroute 10 West, to the St.-Benoit-Du-Lac exit (Exit #115), then follow Route 112 East in the direction of Magog, Quebec to the intersection of Route 112 and Chemin des Peres. Follow Chemin des Peres for about 8 miles to the Village of Austin. Chemin des Peres becomes Chemin Nicholas Austin when you reach the Austin townline.

 

At the four corners in Austin, continue straight and watch for a sign that says “Knowltons Landing”. Make a left turn onto that road, and watch for Chemin Penfield. This road is private property, but the cemetery has a right of way.

 

Notes: Glenbrook Cemetery is situated on a hill overlooking Sargent’s Bay and is bordered on one side by what used to be the Glenbrook Hotel, also known as the Ball Farm, and on the other side by the home of Dr. Wilder Penfield. The earliest burial dates back to 1828 and a burial was done as recent as 2001, so it could still be an active cemetery. Although the land was granted to the Methodist Church, the cemetery remained open for all denominations. Some people refer to this cemetery as being the Folsome Cemetery, others refer to it as being the Ball Cemetery.

 

Some of the stones are very old and difficult to read so my listing is not complete. I walked this cemetery in the spring of 2005, and transcribed from the stones to the best of my ability.

 

Joan Cruickshank   [dean.cruickshank@sympatico.ca]

Total Records: 76
 

  Legend:

b. = born
d. = died
d/o = daughter of
h/o = husband of

s/o = son of
sss/w = shared surname stone with
s/w = stone with
w/o = wife of

 

??, Arthur K., d. 3 Apr 1863, s/o Rev. William & Sarah, (next to Tilton stone) *
??, Mary A., d. 28 Aug 1863, d/o Rev. William & Sarah (next to Tilton stone) *
Ball, ??, d. 10 Aug 1902, infant s/o J.H. & Ella J.
Ball, Alice, b. 3 Mar 1853, d. 13 Jan 1901, d/o & s/w Ezra & Lucy
Ball, Annis R., d. 30 May 1860, age 21y 5m, d/o E.G. & L.H.
Ball, Charly, b. 1905, d. 1937, s/w J. Hugill & Ella Jane Ball, & Gardner & Ena Westover
Ball, Debby, d. 17 Dec 1857, age 80 yrs, w/o Ezra *
Ball, Ella Jane Oliver, b. 22 Apr 1867, d. 6 Nov 1924, s/w J. Hugill her husband, Gardner & Ena Westover, & Charly Ball
Ball, Ezra G., b. 30 Jan 1816, d. 23 Apr 1895, s/w Lucy his wife, & Alice his daughter
Ball, J. Hugill, b. 30 Apr 1858, d. 19 Mar 1923, s/w Ella Jane his wife, Gardner & Ena Westover, & Charly Ball
Ball, Lucy H. Rexford, b. 28 Jan 1817, d. 17 Jan 1902, s/w Ezra G. her husband, & Alice her daughter
Ball, Percis E., d. 1849, d/o Ezra G. & Lucy
Barnes, Eileen M. Farrell, b. 1929, d. 2001, w/o James S.
Burbank, Samuel, b. 16 Feb 1833, d. 16 Feb 1918, h/o Sarah Heath *
Burbank, Sarah Heath, b. 20 Aug 1836, d. 4 Dec 1924, w/o Samuel *
Carswell, James Ormonde Elliot, b. 24 Feb 1981, d. 9Aug 1981, s/o Rosanne( Baatz )& William
Cleland, Diana E. McLennan, b. 2 Aug 1925, d. no date, w/o & s/w Edward S.
Cleland, Edward S., b. 27 Jan 1912, d. 16 Apr 1994, s/w & h/o Diana E. McLennan
Cooper, Alice Stone, b. 1897, d. 1979, w/o & s/w Ora
Cooper, Ashley, b. 1856, d. 1920
Cooper, Charles Edwin, d. 31 Mar 1857, age 2y 9m 21d, s/o William B. & Sarah *
Cooper, Charles, d. 26 Aug 1896, age 3wks, s/o W.E. & M.E.
Cooper, Cordelia E. Fuller, d. 1883, age 55y 5m, w/o & s/w James *
Cooper, Harriet A., d. 1858, age 11m 24d, d/o William B. & Sarah *
Cooper, Harvey, d. 5 Jul 1878, age 29 yrs
Cooper, James, b. 1822, d. 1899, s/w & h/o Cordelia E. Fuller *
Cooper, Levi, b. 1847, d. 1889 *
Cooper, Ora, b. 187?, d. 1939, s/w & h/o Alice Stone
Cooper, Sarah Davis, d. 11 Nov 1901, age 79y 6m 7d, w/o William
Cooper, William, d. 10 Dec 1884, age 63 yrs
Davis, Emily Ward, d. 2 Feb 1861, age 2y 6m, d/o A.E. *
Davis, Hester Ann, d. 1838, d/o H.
Drew, Hiram, d. 4 Apr 1873, age 74 yrs *
Drew, Polly Johnson, b. 1805, d. 1887, w/o Hiram
Duboyce, Catherine, d. 27 Sep 1858, 2nd w/o Jonathan
Estell, Freeman D., d. 19 Sep 1873, age 48 yrs
Folsom, Mary Davis, b. 27 May 1827, d. 25 Mar 1900, age 72 yrs, w/o Nathaniel
Folsom, Nathaniel, d. 20 Jan 1891, age 66y 2m 11d
Folsome, Dimond, d. 1864, age 7 yrs, d/o George & Charlotte J. *
Folsome, Elwin S., d. 12 Mar 1875, age 20 yrs, s/o Nathaniel & Mary
Folsome, Samuel, d. 1828, age 31 yrs
Fuller, H., b. 1804, d. 1891, s/w & h/o Olivia Brill
Fuller, James, d. 5 Apr 1890, age 28y 10m 26d, s/w John E.
Fuller, John E., d. 12 Mar 1884, age 5m 8d, s/o J.R. & W., & s/w James
Fuller, Olivia Brill, b. 1809, d. 1899, w/o & s/w H.
Goodwin, Elora, d. 5 Oct 1858, age 8 yrs, d/o William *
Gott, Lois L., d. 7 Jun 1867, age 1y 4m 11d , d/o William *
Gott, William, d. 1868, age 39 yrs
Green, Hanna, d. 6 Aug 1853, w/o Nathaniel
Green, Jerome, d. Feb. 1842, age 7y 8m 18d, s/o Hannah & Nathaniel *
Houston, George Barclay, b. 28 Aug 1926, d. no date, s/w & h/o Margaret Stewart Thomson
Houston, Margaret Stewart Thomson, b. 24 Feb 1927, d. 10 Jul 1998, w/o & s/w George Barclay
Jamieson, Francine, b. 1914, d. 1970
Johnson, Alvin, b. 17 Dec 1864, d. 8 Apr 1899, age 34y 3m
Johnson, Caroline Camber, b. 1835, d. 1914, w/o Dean *
Johnson, Dean, d. 6 Nov 1885, age 56 yrs, h/o Caroline *
Johnson, Hattie E., d. 1864, d/o D. & C.
Johnson, J. Shephard, d. 10 Mar 1885, age 86 yrs, s/w & h/o Lucy Peavey
Johnson, J. W., b. 1837, d. 1908
Johnson, Lucy Peavey, d. 14 Apr 1873, age 72 yrs, w/o & s/w J. Shephard
Manning, Edward J., b. 1857, d. 1919, sss/w Ruthie A., Infant Daughter, Kathleen, Ruby M., & Flora E.
Manning, Flora E., b. 1859, d. 1921, sss/w Ruthie A., Infant Daughter, Kathleen, Ruby M., & Edward J.
Manning, Infant Daughter, d. 1888, sss/w Ruthie A., Kathleen, Ruby M., Flora E., & Edward J.
Manning, Kathleen, d. 1897, sss/w Ruthie A., Infant Daughter, Ruby M., Flora E., & Esward J.
Manning, Ruby M., b. 1884, d. 1885, sss/w Ruthie A., Infant Daughter, Kathleen, Flora E., & Edward J.
Manning, Ruthie A., b. 1881, d. 1882, sss/w Infant Daughter, Kathleen, Ruby M., Flora E., & Edward J.
Palmer, Mary, d. 4 Jun 18?6, age 46 yrs
Thomson, Dale Cairns, b. 1923, d. 1999
Thomson, James Sutherland, Rev., b. 1892, Stirling, Scotland, d. 1972, s/w & h/o Margaret Stewart Troup
Thomson, Margaret Stewart Troup, b. 1891, Stirling, Scotland, d. 1983, w/o & s/w Rev. James Sutherland
Tilton, Manly, b. 23 Dec 1801, d. 2 May 1893, s/w & h/o Miriam Buzzell *
Tilton, Miriam Buzzell, b. 9 Jul 1806, d. 2 Apr 1891, w/o & s/w Manley *
Westover, Allan Dwight, b. 1900, d. 18 May 1975, age 75 yrs
Westover, Ena Ball, b. 21 Feb 1906, d. 15 Jul 1974, age 68 yrs, s/w Gardner her husband, J. Hugill & Ella Jane Ball, & Charly Ball
Westover, Gardner, b. 16 Jun 1909, d. 5 Jul 1995, s/w Ena his wife, J. Hugill & Ella Jane Ball, & Charly Ball
Young, Mary S., d. 27 Aug 1875, age 62 yrs, w/o Augustus

Misc:
Couture, ??, illegible
Johnson, James, illegible, broken stone

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