Tantramar Tantramar Acadian

Cemetery

Old Lower Sackville Methodist Cemetery,
112 Main Street, Sackville, N.B.

OLD LOWER SACKVILLE
METHODIST CEMETERY
1836

This cemetery was established by the Sackville Methodist congregation in 1836. In 1838 a new church was built adjacent to the cemetery replacing a former building across the road at the corner of Bridge and Main, on the site now occupied by the Powell Block. See Sackville Methodist/United Church .

Among the graves in the cemetery is that of Charles Frederick Allison , founder of Mount Allison University.

The cemetery is marked by two signs: one (left) of wood, situated at the south-east corner, the other (below, left) at the north-east corner. Both bear the same inscription (below).

cemetery
OLD LOWER SACKVILLE

METHODIST CEMETERY

1836 - 1886

A list of 125 interments in the cemetery is available on "Find A Grave" at Old Lower Sackville Methodist Cemetery .


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