BEDEE CEMETERY INSCRIPTIONS
(Taken from the cemetery books at the Brome County Historical Society)
Compiled by: Brenda Wilson Birch, Mar.9, 2000
Friends Cemetery, East Farnham, Quebec
Martha Bedee w/o A. Remington 1840 1892
Abner H. Bedee July 1, 1799 June 19, 1881
Sally L. Bull Aug.8, 1817 Feb.25, 1901
Their dau. Flora M. Bedee Mar.2, 1852 June 9, 1878
Mary Ann Miller w/o John D. Lawman (Lowman ?)
Died Feb.26, 1858 ae. 37yrs. & 9 mo.
James Miller died Jan.10, 1854 ae. 54yrs. Native of England
Elizabeth Stevens w/o James Miller died Apr.(?),1856 ae. 63yrs.
Priscilla d/o James & E. Miller died Mar.9, 1837 ae. 7yrs. & 6mo.
Infant son of James & Nancy Miller died July 22, 1874 ae. 2dys.
Hannah B. Bull w/o Daniel Jewell died Feb.9, 1911 aged 92yrs.
Phila C. d/o D.B. & H.B. Jewell died Sept.22, 1890 ae. 37yrs. 6mo. & 5dys.
Daniel B. Jewell died Apr.13, 1854 ae. 26yrs.
Letitia Wright Jones 1862 1942
Clarinda Jewell, beloved wife of John Taylor, died Feb.7, 1888 ae. 56yrs. 4mo. & 7dys.
(on the back)
Eri 1830 1883
Mary Batchelor 1835 1871
Huldah Chapman 1845 1932
Lillis 1857 1869
Eliza 1858 1859
Lucia 1859 1883
Gladys 1880 1888
Eri Jewell, died May 8, 1883 ae. 52yrs. 11mo. & 6dys.
Abelletta Bull w/o the late David Jewell died June 22, 1883 ae. 77yrs. & 10mo.
David Jewell, died Dec.12, 1836 ae. 49yrs. & 8dys.
Carmi Jewell died Feb.29, 1836 ae. 9yrs. & 4mo.
Philad Jewell died Feb.17, 1837 ae. 6mo. & 11dys.
Lindley H. Jewell died May 22, 1847 ae. 2yrs. 2mo. & 22dys.
Keziah Jewell, Precious wife of John Dougall Mar.27, 1855 Sept.27, 1898
John Dougall Dec.7, 1855 June 11, 1908
Edward F. Dougall 1877 1971
His wife, Hattie M. Stevens 1874 1959
Helen A. Dougall 1904 - /
Doris E. Dougall 1916 - /
Alva Jewell died Sept.12, 1868 ae. 34yrs.8mo. & 9dys.
Orlando Bull 1844 1892
His wife, Zerva Lewis 1846 1943
David W. Bull 1887 1969
His wife, Mabel G. Jones
Quaker Meeting House Cemetery, East Farnham, Quebec
Amos Bedee, Nov.30, 1832 Oct.22, 1860 (same stone as Armenia Hoskins)
Tamzina Bedee, w/o of John Hoskin, died Nov.23, 1887 age 79yrs.
John Haskin died Jan.2, 1855 age 48yrs. (buried in Jewell Cem.)
Lydia Hoskin, d/o John & Tamzina Hoskin died May 21, 1842 age about 2yrs.
Mary Hoskin, d/o John & Tamzina Hoskin May 18,(?) June 22, 1843
(names of the Hoskin children on their fathers (John) stone and also on separate stones)
Armenia Hoskins, w/o Abner H. Bedee, Nov.30, 1802 Oct.22, 1860
Jewell Burying Ground, East Farnham, Quebec
Cynthia Bedee, w/o Henry Jewell (his 1st wife) 1802 1848
Dau. of Daniel Bedee & Lydia Bull
Mary Haight, w/o John Hoskins Sr. (?) 1852
Eliza Brownell, w/o Charles Taber (his 1st wife) 1785 1826
Rachel Hoag, w/o Henry Jewell (his 2nd wife) 1812 1854
Dau. of the famous Quaker minister Joseph Hoag.
Druscilla Hoskins, of Sheldon, Vt.; 1799 1848
w/o David E. Knowles, travelling minister, d/o John & Mary Hoskins
John Hoskins, of Sheldon, Vt.; 1769 1839
Son of Enoch & Phoebe Hoskins. Very prosperous farmer; judge in agricultural exhibitions in Shefford; called "Pere Hoskins" " Father Hoskins", spoke French.
John Hoskins, 1812 1855 h/o Tamzina Bedee (Meeting House Cem.)
S/o John & Mary Hoskins
Daniel B. Jewell, 1828 1854 h/o Hannah Bull
Son of Henry & Cynthia Jewell
Elmyra Jewell, (?) 1853 d/o Henry & Cynthia Jewell
Henry Jewell Jr., 1836 1894 s/o Henry & Cynthia Jewell
Moses B. Jewell, 1830 1899 h/o Amelia May (?)
s/o Henry & Cynthia Jewell; operated a factory of farming implements in East Farnham
Amelia May (?), 1829 1897 w/o Moses B. Jewell
Isaiah Jewell, 1773 1851 probably Montpelier, Vt.
David E. Knowles, 1800 1848 of Orange, Mass., h/o Druscilla Hoskins
Son of Samuel & Sally Knowles, travelling minister. Made a trip with his wife by horse & buggy to Arkansas.
Sarah Knowles, w/o Rufus Goddard 1826 1852
Dau. of David & Druscilla Knowles
Charles Tabor, 1783 1853 of Dartmouth, Mass. First minister of the Farnham Meetings, travelling minister.
Sally Worth, 1792 1863 w/o Charles Tabor (his 2nd wife)
Joseph Tabor, of Falmouth, Mass., 1806 1873 h/o Deborah Hoskins (Riverside Cem.)
Son of Charles & Eliza Tabor, travelling minister.
Nathan Tabor, 1830 1832 s/o Charles & Sally Tabor
William Tabor, 1828 1854 s/o Charles & Sally Tabor
H. Varney, 1835 1897(?) Unknown, could be Elizabeth Varney who came from Ferrisburg in 1856.
M. Varney, died 1838 aged 62yrs.
Adamsville Cemetery, Adamsville, Quebec
Daniel F. Bedee, 1854 1918 h/o Mary Z. Baird
Mary Z. Baird, 1865 1917 w/o Daniel F. Bedee
Florence Ellen Bedee, 1895 1939 w/o Howard C. King
John Bedee, 1826 1910 h/o Charlotte Monroe
Charlotte Monroe, 1828 1910 w/o John Bedee
Harvey Hoskins died Mar.7, 1857 age 42yrs.
Hannah Jewell, w/o Thomas Harvey, died May 6, 1883 age 76yrs.