Meadowview Road Cemetery
Canton, Oxford County, Maine

a service of
V. F. Thomas Co. - P. O. Box 55 - Bass Harbor, Maine  04653
info@vfthomas.com


(updated 3 January 2019)





Location. Along south side of Meadowview Road. UTM: 19T 0398229, 4924713; Lat./Long.: N 44°28′6.8″ x W 70°16′46.1″

Directions. From the intersection of Routes 108 and 140, travel north on Route 140 for 1.1–1.2 miles to the intersection on the right with Laplant Road. Turn right onto Laplant Road and follow it for 0.5–0.6 miles to the intersection with Jewett Road on the right and Meadowview Road on the left. Turn left onto Meadowview Road, and the cemetery is on the right in approximately 1.5 miles.

History.

Notes.

Names and dates on gravestones and other markers: (incomplete)
ALDEN
   Amos A. (husb. of Nellie) - b. 1866; d. 1920
   John A. - b. 1905; d. 1923
   Nellie (wife of Amos A.) - b. 1875; d. 1923
BENSON
   Hosea (husb. of Lydia A.) - b. 12 September 1793; d. 25 November 1886 (“a soldier of the war of 1812”)
   Lydia A. (wife of Hosea) - d. 4 March 1853 Æ 60 y.
BIGELOW
   Abigail P. - b. 1821; d. 1869
   Leander F. - b. 1812; d. 1896
CONANT
   Ebenezer B. (husb. of Sally P.) - b. 6 October 1811; d. 21 December 1893
   Martin (husb. of Olive) - d. 20 May 1853 Æ 75 y., 9 m.
   Olive (wife of Martin) - d. 27 June 1836 Æ 55 y.
   Sally P. (wife of Ebenezer B.) - b. 9 Noveber 1814; d. 17 January 1893
DUNN (see Dunn genealogy)
   Albert (husb. of Rosanna R.; father of Floyd A.) - b. 1834; d. 1918
   Alvarus - d. 11 January 1861 Æ 24 y.
   Belana B. (dau. of William and Mary) - d. 17 June 1859 Æ 20 y.
   Floyd A. (son of Albert and Rosanna R.) - b. 14 January 1864; d. 25 January 1884
   Mary (wife of William; mother of Belana B. and Mary R.) - d. 22 January 1883 Æ 69 y., 11 m., 9 d.
   Mary R. (dau. of William and Mary) - d. 20 June 1860 Æ 16 y., 8 m.
   Rosanna R. (wife of Albert; mother of Floyd A.) - b. 1837; d. 1924
   William (husb. of Mary; father of Belana B. and Mary R.) - d. 12 March 1892 Æ 82 y. (gravestone)
HARRIS
   Sarah J. (wife of Galen [no stone]) - d. 12 July 1891 Æ 66 y.
HERSEY
   Augusta B. - d. 9 May 1928 Æ 61 y., 18 d.
   Augustus M. - d. 3 April 1867 in Bath Æ 34 y., 1 m.
   Bertha Helen (dau. of [Augustus M. and Flora L. ?]) - d. 1 January 1862 Æ 2 m., 5 d.
   Flora L. - d. 18 August 1908 Æ 74 y., 4 m. (gravestone)
HINES
   Addie M. - b. 1871; d. 1911
   Ezekiel B. - b. 1868; d. 1940 (marker)
   Estelle (HISCOCK; wife of John A.) - b. 1895; d. 1984 (headstone)
   Eunice M. - b. 28 February 1916; d. 23 June 1932 (gravestone)
   John A. (husb. of Estelle (HISCOCK)) - b. 1894; d. 1966 (headstone)
HISCOCK
   [Estelle - see HINES]
JACKSON
   Aaron W. (wife of Zoradia H. W. (LOTHROP)) - b. 10 September 1845; d. 26 February 1924
   Zoradia H. W. (LOTHROP; wife of Aaron W.) - b. 12 September 1849; d. 22 April 1911
KINCAID
   Edwin Y. - b. 1863; d. 1939 (marker)
KNAPP (see Knapp genealogy)
   Harriet E. (dau. of Asa and Sarah B. [no stones]) - d. 5 June 1857 Æ 7 m., 29 d.
LEACH
   Albion K. P. (husb. of D. J. [no stone]; father of Jacob B.) - d. 16 January 1871 Æ 49 y., 2 m.
   Elisha B. (husb. of Nancy R. (PURINGTON)) - b. 3 February 1817; d. 13 September 1887
   Jacob (husb. of Sally) - d. 3 November 1849 Æ 72 y., 3 m.
   Jacob B. (son of Albion K. P. and D. J. [no stone]) d. 13 February 1859 Æ 6 y., 9 m., 12 d.
   Jacob B. - d. 5 May 1870 in Bath Æ 61 y., 4 m. (gravestone)
   Lucy L. - d. 26 September 1881 Æ 70 y., 10 m.
   Maria M. - d. 6 May 1875 Æ 60 y., 5 m.
   Nancy R. (PURINGTON; wife of Elisha B.) - b. 18 September 1830; d. 17 July 1888
   Sally (wife of Jacob) - d. 20 September 1851
LOTHROP
   Abigail P. (wife of Benjamin) - d. 27 April 1880 Æ 69 y., 4 m.
   Annie C. (wife of Isaac J.) - b. 13 October 1858; d. 14 February 1916
   Benjamin (husb. of Abigail P.) - d. 26 April 1889 Æ 82 y., 3 m.
   Cynthia W. - b. 1837; d. 1917
   Isaac J. (husb. of Annie C.) - b. 13 January 1852; d. 31 May 1938
   Joseph W. (son of Benjamin and Abigail P.) - d. 25 August 1847 Æ 2 y., 9 m.
   [Zoradia H. W. - see JACKSON]
PETERSON
   John M. (husb. of Mary S.) - d. 22 August 1873 Æ 76 y., 6 m.
   Mary S. (wife of John M.) - d. 9 July 1884 Æ 89 y., 10 m.
PRINCE
   Edward P. (husb. of Patty (STEVENS)) - b. 25 November 1807; d. 19 February 1848
   Charles E. - b. 3 April 1846; d. 15 February 1865 in St. Louis (gravestone)
   Patty (STEVENS; wife of Edward P.) - b. 11 September 1805; d. 16 June 1847
PURINGTON
   Adelphia W. (dau. of Elijah [no stone] and Aurelia) - d. 8 January 1844(?) Æ 7(?) m. (gravestone; footstone)
   Aurelia (wife of Elijah [no stone]; mother of Adelphia W.) - d. 8 June 1847 Æ 37 y.
   [Nancy R. - see LEACH]
   William B. - d. 22 January 1865 Æ 23 y., 5 m.
STEVENS
   Aaron (husb. of Sukey) - d. 6 March 1878 Æ 82 y., 2 m., 4 d.
   Jeremiah (husb. of Lydia) - d. 13 December 1834 Æ 79 y. (gravestone; footstone)
   J. M. - b. 1825; d. 1900
   Lydia (wife of Jeremiah Jr. [no stone] - d. 28 August 1869 Æ 77 y., 11 m.
   Lydia (wife of Jeremiah) - d. 20 September 1834 Æ 69 y.
   [Patty - see PRINCE]
   Sukey (wife of Aaron) - d. 3 June 1884 Æ 84 y., 2 m., 21 d.
STUBBS (see Stubbs genealogy)
   Jacob M. (husb. of Mercy B.; father of Lydia B.) - d. 5 August 1901 Æ 87 y.
   Lydia B. (dau. of Jacob M. and Mercy B.) - d. 31 May 1848 Æ 6 y.
   Mercy B. (wife of Jacob M.; mother of Lydia B.) - d. 2 July 1868 Æ 44 y., 4 m.
W.
   A. H. - d. 1 November 1826 Æ 13 m. (headstone)
   C. H. - d. 17 February 1825 Æ 9 m. (headstone)
   J. - d. 1 September 1842 [Æ 4 m.?] (headstone)
WHITNEY (see Whitney genealogy)
   Ann (wife of James) d. 13 December 1871 Æ 72 y., 6 m.
   Caroline S. - b. 1 February 1834 - d. 3 August 1898
   Hannah G. (dau. of James and Ann) - d. 10 June 1857 Æ 18 y. (gravestone pieces; gravestone)
   James (husb. of Ann) - d. 11 December 1870 Æ 73 y., 10 m., 21 d.



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