Today I added one headstone photograph to the page of St. Mary’s Anglican Church Cemetery, Shiers Road, Harrigan Cove, Halifax County, NS.
In Loving Memory of
Beloved Husband of
1886 – 1975
Every Remembered, Ever Love
Jeremiah Freeman MacDonald has multiple possible birth dates. They include
- September 10, 1882 (Family Research)
- c1883 (1891 Census)
- October 11, 1882 (1901 Census)
- January 1883 (1911 Census)
- c1882 (Marriage Record)
- 1886 (Headstone)
Jeremiah was born at Harrigan Cove, the son of Mary Lavinia and Charles McDonald. He married Maudie Lillas Typert on October 31, 1906 at Harrigan Cove. Jeremiah was 24 years old at the time and working as a fisherman.
Maudie was born in 1888 at Liscomb Mills, Guysborough County, NS, the daughter of Margaret Fleet and John Albert Typert. She was 18 at the time of marriage.
The 1911 Census finds them living at Smith Cove (possible Harrigan Cove) with two children. Jeremiah is 28, Maud is 23, and their sons were Edward (age 3) and Ervin (age 1).
Alphabetical Birth Records Search
Searching for surnames starting with the letter A
Page 20 of 50: 1871
Atkins, Eliza Catherine M.: Born: September 6, 1871 at Lower Quoddy, Halifax County, NS, the daughter of Elizabeth Shiers and George Atkins.