OLD CANSO CEMETERY
Canso, Guysborough County, N.S.

GPS Location: 45.333664, -60.986733

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This is a very old cemetery. It is overgrown and overlooks the sea.

This listing was done by the Canso Historical Society,
submitted by Christopher Cook,
and also by Maureen Brown.
The two listings have been combined
to make a more thorough compilation.
The inscriptions are listed in alphabetic order
by family names.

Photo of Headstone: Picture, Obituary: Obituary, No Headstone Found: No Headstone Found.

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James Berrigan Obituary
Mar 30 1915, aged 86


Annie Berrigan
June 26 1910, aged 75


Berrigan, Mary Obituary
d: Feb.3, 1944 - 74 years
Wife of Capt. George 1862 - 1948


Daniel Bigelow Obituary
Aug 26th, 1863, aged 86


Emma Bigelow Obituary
Feb 9, 1823, aged 37


Hanna Bigelow Obituary
June 7, 1842, aged 2


Sarah Jane Bigelow Obituary
April 27, 1849, aged 12


Sarah M. Bigelow Obituary
April 7, 1862, aged 54


William Bigelow
1806-Sept 14, 18?5


Prince Cohoon Obituary
Dec 23, 1854 aged 29


Reuban Cohoon Jr. Obituary
Feb 13, 1851, aged 49


Francis Cook Obituary
April 8, 1862, aged 66


Harriet A. Cook Obituary
d: Sept. 3, 1851 - 18 years


Sarah Cohoon Cox Obituary
July 26, 1892, aged 86


Robert Emmet Cullen Obituary
Oct 29, 1887 aged 28


George Cunningham Esq. Obituary
d: May 16, 1871 - 56 years


Sarah Doane Obituary
March 28, 1896, aged 60


Eustace, Robert Obituary
d: Apr. 26, 1883 - 48 years


Flaherty, John Obituary
d: Apr. 16, 1896 - 61 years
Wife Catherine Obituary
d: June 27, 1892 - 54 years


Fogarty, William Obituary
d: Aug. 16, 1853 - 63 years
Wife Elizabeth Obituary
d: Aug. 20, 1849 - 50 years


Goodwin, Sarah Obituary
d: Apr. 13, 1880 - 32 years
Wife of E.K.


Horton, Joseph S. Obituary
d: Oct. 26, 1889 - 64 years


William Hurst Obituary
1827-1905
Bridget O'Donnell Obituary
1827-1898


John C. Kirby Obituary
April 17, 1869


John Langely Obituary
July 26, 1877 aged 60


Harry Manning Obituary


Samuel Manuel Obituary
April 18, 1898 aged 63


Edmond C. Matthews
Dec 27, 1872, aged 4


George E. Matthews
April 28, 1868 aged 4
Samuel Matthews Obituary
Dec 18, 1866, aged 66


Eunice McKay Obituary
d: Dec. 5, 1907 - 72 years
Wife of Thomas


Dennis McNeary Obituary
d: July 20, 1888 - 78 years


Mary Meagher Obituary
Aug 22, 1905, aged 62


David Munroe Obituary
April 10 1806 aged 78
Martha Munroe Obituary
Nov 4, 1813, aged 95


Thomas Murray
Nov 25, 1871 aged 30


George Norris Obituary
July 24, 1865, aged 66


Delilah Pellerine Obituary
Sept 27, 1883, aged 82
Joseph Sellif Pellerine Obituary
Jan 6, 1864 aged 25


William Perry Obituary
July 16, 1878, aged 82


Martin, Purcelle Obituary


Stephens, Elias E.
d: July 27, 1894 - 3 years
Son of George and Mary


Frances Sullivan Obituary
Feb 29, 1853 aged 53


Walsh, Mary Obituary
d: Nov. 16, 1882 - 22 years


Walsh, Mary A. Obituary
d: Dec. 31, 1883 - 31 years
Wife of William


Watkins, Thomas 1834 - 1888 Obituary
Wife Elizabeth 1832 - 1918 Obituary


Abraham Whitman Obituary
1761-1854


Bessie Whitman Obituary
June 2, 1881, aged 26


Caroline Nelson Whitman Obituary Headstone - Caroline Nelson Whitman
Sept 1825, aged 26


Caroline M. Whitman Obituary
1853
Jacob Whitman Obituary
Aug 22, 1886, aged 65


Hannah (Webber) Whitman Obituary
1771-1847


Isaac Whitman Obituary
1795-1831


James Whitman Obituary
d: 1814 - 19 years


Mary Whitman Obituary
d: Feb. 2, 1870 - 39 years
Wife of David


Sarah Ann Whitman Obituary
Feb 11, 1870, aged 16


Spinney Whitman Obituary Headstone - Spinney Whitman
Dec 15, 1872, aged 77


Lydia Whitney Obituary
Wife of Samuel
b: July 10, 1813 - May 1, 1885


Emmet Williams Obituary
July 24, aged 5
Martha Williams Obituary
Feb. 14, 1898, aged 5


Johannah Wilson Obituary


Robert Wilson Obituary
Sept 15, 1899, aged 86


my mother

Bessie Alberta
Dec 7, 1906, aged 4
George William

Mar 22, 1910, aged 4

(unknown last names)

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