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Photo: Trish Nighpic # 3
THOS ALEX McKELLAR
Youngest son of Hon. A. McKELLAR
Born at Chatham, Jan. 27. 1853
Died at Hamilton, March 15. 1893
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Photo: Trish Nighpic # 4
McKELLAR
Hon. ARCH'D McKELLAR
Born in Argyle-Shire, Scotland
Feb. 3 1816
Died at Hamilton, Ont
Feb. 11. 1894
M.P.P. for Kent 1857 ~ 1875
Minister of Agriculture Ont. 1871 ~ 1875
Sheriff of Wentworth 1875 ~ 1894
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Photo: Trish Nighpic # 5
McKELLAR
PETER D. McKELLAR
Born at Raleigh Nov. 2. 1839
Died at Chatham Aug. 29. 1914
Registrar of Kent. 52 years.
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Photo: Trish NighMcKELLAR
MARY McKELLAR
Wife of
DUNCAN McNAB
Died Sept. 14. 1859
Aged 42 yrs. & 1 mo.
The hour of my departure come
I hear the voice that calls me home
At last O Lord let trouble cease
And let thy servant die in peace
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Photo: Trish NighGEMMILL
Jessie GEMMILL
Wife of
JOHN R. GEMMILL
Born Jan. 22. 1847
Died Dec. 4. 1886
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Photo: Trish NighGEMMILL
JOHN R. GEMMILL
Sheriff Kent County
Born Aug. 1. 1841
Died Jan. 2. 1922
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Photo: Trish NighMACNABB
THOMAS CREIGHTON MACNABB
P.D.D.G.M.
Who from 1864 to 1908 gave his time and energy in the interest of Freemasonry in Chatham and Districts West
of London. Brethren, he must have been the ideal of a
Freemason to whom Faith, Hope, and Charity were not
mere words. He did the good act not for himself, but for
the good of Masonry. This Bros'. history and that of the district was recorded by R.W. BRO. ED. WORTH. P.D.D.G.M.
LANDMARKS 1853 ~ 1950
**Plaque at THOMAS C. MACNABB'S grave site
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Photo: Trish Nigh**grave of a very important gentleman
MACNABB
THOMAS C. MACNABB
July 31. 1828 ~ Aug. 6. 1908

**see preceding photo for
more info (plaque dedicated)
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Photo: Trish NighMCNABB / GEMMILL
&
McKELLAR
**This fenced in section in the cemetery
contains the graves of some very important
people to the Kent County, Chatham, Ont., area
and also areas elsewhere.
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Pic # 1
HELEN RORRISON
DIED DEC. 21, 1898
Native of Kirkcudbrightshire,
Scotland.
MARGARET RORRISON
MARCH 17, 1865 ~ JULY 19, 1947
DAVID RORRISON
DIED MAR. 22, 1904 ~ AGED 82 YRS.
Native of Dumfriesshire, Scotland
Photo by Trish Nigh
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Pic # 2
JANE RORRISON
DIED SEPT 2, 1858 ~ AGED 22 YRS.
JANET RORRISON
DIED MAY 31, 1918 ~ AGED 56 YRS.
"" left side view of monument""
Photo by Trish Nigh
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Pic # 3
WILLIAM RORRISON
OCT. 16, 1869 ~ FEB. 26, 1949
"on backside of Rorrison monument"
Photo by Trish Nigh
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