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HARKNESS CEMETERY


Concession 3, lot 19, Matilda Township


Transcribed by Keith M. Casselman 13 Sept 1974, by Lynne and Mahlon Cook 1998
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Starting at the north end of east side, south of the road at gate


HKS 1.    HARKNESS
Thomas John    Feb. 3, 1926 Mar 13, 1989
Deborah Marilyn    Oct. 19, 1949
Oct 30, 1969
grandson of Dr. John Harkness
great granddaughter of Dr. John Harkness     (Crowder Monuments)
[Editorís note: Thomas s/o Albert Ralph Harkness & Mary Louise Lannan]

HKS 2.    HARKNESS
Husband John Allen Fink    1909-1986
Wife Bertha M. Smith    1915- (Brockville Cemetery Memorials)
[Editorís note: John born 21st Dec 1909, died 1 Oct 1986 s/o John Dixon Harkness (HKS 24) & Alice ďAdelaideĒ Fink. Bertha Marjorie born 2 Augt 1915 to John Wesley Smith & Mabel Elda Wilson]

HKS 3.    MOORHEAD
Maria Moorhead     1849-1915
wife of Edward McNulty
William Moorhead    died Dec 23, 1882 ae 71 yrs
Rachel Moorhead    died Nov 10, 1894 ae 70 yrs
[Editorís note: Wm. Moorhead born Ireland, married 27 Mch 1844 Rachel Collison, born 19 Sept 1824 to James Collison & Elizabeth. Edward 1849-1912 s/o John McNulty]

HKS 4.    HARKNESS    
Donald Ralph    May 5, 1922 Jan. 6, 1994
His wife Dorothy M. Bell    June 2, 1926

[Editorís note: Donald s/o John Dixon Harkness (HKS 24) & Alice ďAdelaideĒ Fink. Dorothy Margaret d/o James Gordon Bell & Eva Margaret Jacobs]

HKS 5.    JOY
Allan Arthur    June 9, 1914 Nov 7, 1984
His wife Ruth Harkness    Nov 24, 1913 -    
Rest In Peace
[Editorís note: Allan s/o Thomas Wm. Joy & Annie Woods. Ruth s/o John Dixon Harkness (HKS 24) & Alice ďAdelaideĒ Fink]

HKS 6.    HARKNESS
Cora Maria    1860-1916
Wife of Marvin Wallace
Their son Alex.    1894-1919
[Editorís note: Cora born 12th Mch 1860 to Adam Harkness (HKS 14) & Louisa Graham. Marvin 1854-1936 s/o John ďBenjaminĒ Wallace & Jane]

HKS 7.    BAILEY
L. E. Bailey    1853-1929
His wife K. M. Harkness    1873-1939
a.    Bertie
b.    Kate
c.    L. E. Bailey
d.    A. D. H.
[Editorís note: Katherine Margaret born 2 Sept 1873 to Andrew Harkness (HKS 11) & Janet Ross, died 11 Sept 1939]


South end, first row

HKS 8.    GRAHAM
Edward Doran son of John & Olive Graham
    Died Jan. 3, 1876 aged 37 yírs & 9 mís 14 ds
Mary Smyth wife of Lonson Graham
    May 1, 1846
May 24, 1894
a.    E.L.G.
b.    M.M.C.

HKS 9.    GRAHAM
James S. son of E. Lonson & Mary Graham
    Mar 2, 1875? Ae 10 mís & 22 ds
We miss you

HKS 10.    GRAHAM
John Graham    Oct. 10, 1874 ae 68 years
Olive Graham    July 23, 1816
March 7, 1878
[Editorís note: John s/o Edward Graham & Nancy. Olive d/o Edmund Doran & Mary Corey]

HKS 11.    HARKNESS
Andrew Harkness, M.D., C.M.    18451907
Janet Ross his wife    1846-1925        
James V. MacFie     1883-1883
son of A. & J. Harkness
A. Dunbar Harkness    1877-1953
Harriet Graham Harkness    1852-1870
Alberta Powell    1879-1931
dau. of A. & J. Harkness
a.    Father
[Editorís note: Andrew born 14 Feb 1845 to John Harkness (HKS 38) & Catherine Fetterly, died 6 Feb 1907. Janet born 2 Sept 1846, died 6 Sept 1925. James Valentine MacFie born 14th Feb 1883, died 19 Sept 1883. Andrew Dunbar born 17 Feb 1877, died 7th Apr 1953. Harriet wife of Andrew Harkness, d/o John Graham (HKS 10) & Olive Doran. Alberta born 24 May 1879 to Andrew, died 12 Sept 1931, wife of Arthur Powell]

HKS 12.    HARKNESS
Harriet Graham     born Nov 22, 1852
wife of Andrew Harkness married ÖÖÖÖÖ. [unreadable]
    died Feb. Ö, 1870

HKS 13.    HARKNESS
Louisa Therasa dau. of John & Olive Graham
Wife of Adam Harkness    born May 1, 1840
    Married Oct 14, 1857?
    Died Jan. 23, 1873

HKS 14.    HARKNESS
Adam Harkness    Oct 10, 1835 June 24, 1904
Louisa Graham Harkness    1840-1873
Harriet Sipes Harkness    1852-1935
[Editorís note: Adam, 5
th child, 3rd s/o John Harkness (HKS 32) & Catharine Fetterly. Louisa d/o John Graham (HKS 10) & Olive Doran. Harriet d/o Peter Sipes & Betsy Doran]

HKS 15.    HARKNESS
Hattie     Dec 26, 1897 Sep 21, 1898
Mary Elizabeth Doran    Mar 3, 1889
Apr 27, 1891
Daughter of Adam & Harriet Harkness

HKS 16.    HARKNESS
Andrew Edmund Harkness    1893-1963
His wife Ella Grace Rolston     [no dates]
Adam Weir Harkness    1891-1910
Little Mary (on bottom of stone)
[Editorís note: Edmund s/o Adam (HKS 14) & Harriet Sipes. Ella died 3 Mch 1978]

HKS 17.    DIXON    
Adam J. Dixon    Jan. 1, 1864 ae 42 ys & 7 mís
Elizabeth Harkness    Dec 17, 1828
March 6, 1890
Wife of Adam J. Dixon
Kittie J.     May 11, 1884 ae 28 yírs & 6 moís
Dau. of A. J. & Elizabeth Dixon
[Editorís note: Adam Johnson Dixon. Elizabeth d/o John Harkness (HKS 32) & Catharine Fetterly]

HKS 18.    DIXON
Godolphus D. Dixon    Sep 4, 1852 Mar 17, 1905
John A. Dixon    1895-1968
His wife Colette McIvor    1895-1986
Their son John    1917-1917
[Editorís note: Godolphus Demosthenes s/o Adam J. (HKS 17), married Isabella Burchell. John A. died 5 Apr 1968. Colette died 19 May 1986]

HKS 19.    HARKNESS
Peter E. Harkness    1858-1935
His wife Margaret Shaver    1859-1951 (Stubbs & Gibson, Morrisburg)
[Editorís note: Peter Emerson born 12th July 1858 to Adam Harkness (HKS 14) & Louisa Graham. Margaret born 27 Feb 1859 to Ezra Shaver (DUN205) & Catherine McKercher, died 10 Jany 1951]

HKS 20.    HARKNESS     (Ontario Crest)
Parry E. Harkness Ontario Provincial Police 1895-1955
[Editorís note: s/o Peter Emerson Harkness]

HKS 21.    HARKNESS
Charles E. Harkness    1899-1968
His wife Winnifred Sipes    1900-1983
[Editorís note: Charles Edward born 9th Augt 1899 to Peter Harkness (HKS 19) and Margaret. Winnifred Beatrice Sipes died 14 July 1983]


North end of 3rd row, going south

HKS 22.    HARKNESS
In Loving Memory Of
Andrew H. Harkness, D. ENG.    Jan 31, 1873
Feb 28, 1943
Beloved husband of
Nell Coulter    Mar 7, 1874
Jan 24, 1946
[Editorís note: Andrew s/o John Harkness (HKS 27) & Jane Graham]

HKS 23.    HARKNESS    (Masonic symbol)
R. E. Lee Harkness    1877-1942
His wife Marie Aubrey    1873-1956
Olive M. Harkness     1868-1951
Dau. of John Harkness, M.D.
Margaret E. Harkness    1907-
Wife of Claude C. Williams
a.    F.S.
b.    Marie
c.    Lee
d.    Olive
[Editorís note: Robert Edward Lee born 25 Mch 1876 to John Harkness (HKS 27) & Jane Graham, died 22 Dec 1942. Marie Luella born 30 Oct 1873, died 22 June 1956]

HKS 24.    HARKNESS    (Masonic symbol)
John Dixon    1883-1938
His wife A. Adelaide Fink    1881-1965
[Editorís note: John Dixon born 17 Oct 1883 to John Harkness (HKS 27) & Jane Graham, died 7th Jany 1938. Alice Adelaide born 10 Dec 1881 to David Fink & Barbara Parazada Ulman]

HKS 25.    MacNAMARA
Charles Harkness     July 19, 1904 Feb 22, 1908
Son of Duncan & Kate MacNamara
[Editorís note: Kate Harkness d/o John Harkness (HKS 27) & Jane Graham]

HKS 26.    HARKNESS
Maurice B.    Sep 27, 1864 July 17, 1867
Son of John & Jane Harkness     Our First Born
[Editorís note: Maurice Burke s/o John Harkness (HKS 27) & Jane Graham]

HKS 27.    HARKNESS
John Harkness    10 May 1841 Oct 31, 1916
Jane Graham    16
Nov 1843 Dec 23, 1893
Married Dec 15
th, 1863
We two content
Happy in being together
Helen Morrison    Apr. 9, 1877
Aug 13, 1913
Wife of John Harkness    
Married Apr 23, 1903        (Iroquois)
[Editorís note: John s/o John Harkness (HKS 38) & Catherine Fetterly. Jane d/o John Graham (HKS 10) & Olive Doran]

HKS 28.    
Helen loving    loved

HKS 29.    BROUSE
Mary A. Harkness    Jany 14, 1879 ae 47 yrs 9 mos & 8 dys
Wife of George J. Brouse
[Editorís note: Mary Ann born 14 Jany 1832 to John Harkness (HKS 38) & Catherine Fetterly.
George 1831-1879]

HKS 30.    HARKNESS
Sabina J. Wood    Mar 16, 1837 July 31, 1913
Wife of Robert Harkness
Robert Harkness    Oct 18, 1833
Oct. 21, 1883
[Editorís note: Sabina Jane d/o Wm. Wood & Catherine Rose. Robert s/o John Harkness (HKS 38) & Catherine Fetterly]

HKS 31.    HARKNESS
In Loving Remembrance
Robert D. Harkness    Oct. 4, 1859
Apr 28, 1912
Jefferson D. Harkness    May 7, 1871
Apr 20, 1911
Buried at Agassiz, B.C.
[Editorís note: Robert Duncan, Jefferson Davis sons of Robert (HKS 30) & Sabina Wood]

HKS 32.    HARKNESS
Frederick Bruce Harkness, M.D., C.M. Sep 25, 1866 Feb 7, 1904
ďStat sua cuique dies; Greve Et inreparabile tempus omnibus est vitae;
sed faman extendere factis, hoc virtutis opus.Ē
[Editorís note: Frederick s/o Robert Harkness (HKS 30) & Sabina Wood]

HKS 33.    ERRINGTON
Katie     Oct 12, 1896 aged 34 yrs 6 ms 12 ds
Daughter of Robert Harkness
Wife of John Errington
[Editorís note: Katie born 31 Mch 1862 to Robert Harkness (HKS 30) & Sabina Wood. John born 27 Mch 1855 to Wm. Errington & Jane Mumby, died 20 Augt 1950 in Michigan]


South West corner by road, going north

HKS 34.    HARKNESS
David G. PHM.B.    1916-1986
His wife Muriel C. Stanley    1917-
[Editorís note: David Gordon born 20th Feb 1916 to John Dixon Harkness (HKS 24) and Alice ďAdelaideĒ Fink. Muriel Constance born 3 Jul 1917 to George Harcourt Stanley & Lucy Esther Cowles]

HKS 35.    HARKNESS
David G. Harkness     13 December 1986 age 70
Corporal RCAF

HKS 36.    HARKNESS
Charles Edward Harkness    July 17, 1867 May 28, 1902
[Editors note: Charles s/o Adam Harkness (HKS 14) & Louisa Graham, his wife Emma Larue died 6 Apr 1945 = 77
th yr]

HKS 37.    HARKNESS
Maria Harkness

HKS 38.    HARKNESS
John Harkness    Apr 24, 1862 ae 76 yrs
A native of Tyrone Ireland
Emigrated to Canada AD 1820
Catharine Harkness    June 25, 1802
July 6, 1885
Robert Harkness    May 1, 1862 ae 81 yrs
Maria Harkness    Jany 20, 1870 ae 86 yírs
[Editorís note: John brother of Robert & Maria. Catharine nee Fetterly d/o Peter Fetterly & Hannah (HKS 41)]

HKS 39.    HARKNESS
Peter Harkness    Dec 19, 1837 Feb 15, 1851
[Editorís note: Peter s/o John Harkness (HKS 38) & Catharine Fetterly]

HKS 40.    HARKNESS
Adam Harkness    Aug 22, 1827 Aug 5, 1830
[Editorís note: Adam s/o John Harkness (HKS 38) & Catharine Fetterly]

HKS 41.    FETTERLY
Hannah Fetterly    1760-1840
Relict of Peter Fetterly U.E. Loyalist Our Mother
[Editorís note: Hanna Baseler wife of Peter Fetterly, U.E.L.]

HKS 42.    HARKNESS
John Graham Harkness, K.C.    1865-1948
Laura Feader Harkness    1870-1936
[Editorís note: John born 13th Feb 1865 to Adam Harkness (HKS 14) & Louisa Graham, lawyer of Cornwall, author of ďHistory of S. D. & G.Ē Laura d/o Wm. ďAlbertĒ Harkness & Ellen Sherman]

HKS 43.    HARKNESS
Aubrey J. Harkness    1906-1981
[Editorís note: Aubrey born 8 Apr 1906 to R. E. Lee Harkness (HKS 23), died 7 Sept 1981]

HKS 44.    HARKNESS
Pearl J. Harkness    1901-1947
[Editorís note: Alice Pearl Stirtan, wife of Aubrey Harkness (HKS 43)]

HKS 45.    ANDRESS    (Masonic symbol)
Roy Beaumont Andress    1908-1970
Mary Elaine Harkness    1907-1994 (Thake Monuments Westport)
a.    Beaumont
b.    Mary
[Editorís note: Beaumont born 15 Mch 1908 to Peter Andress & Ida May Haws, died 24 Jul 1970. Mary born 8 Jany 1907 to John Dixon Harkness (HKS 24) & Alice ďAdelaideĒ Fink]

HKS 46.    HARKNESS
Robert Graham Harkness    1918-1994
Eva Marion Phillips    1922-
Wed July 25, 1941
[Editorís note: Robert born 27 Apr 1918 to John Dixon Harkness (HKS 24) & Alice ďAdelaideĒ Fink. Eva born 15 Sept 1922 to Ross Evert Phillips & Martha Ann Bustard]



EXPLANATIONS

D/o    daughter of
S/o    son of
Mch    March
Jany    January


TOMBSTONE ENGRAVERS    

Brockville Cemetery Memorials
Crowder Monuments
Iroquois
Stubbs & Gibson, Morrisburg
Thake Monuments Westport


NOTES ABOUT HARKNESS

The Story of Dundas by J. Smyth Carter in 1905 has several pages on Harkness, Pages 412 to 417.

Stormont, Dundas & Glengarry by John Graham Harkness, K.C. in 1946 has many references


Adam Harkness    pages 254, 255, 382, picture on page 251
Dr. Andrew Harkness    pages 454, 471
Dr. John Harkness    page 454, picture on page 457
John G. Harkness, K.C.    pages 415, 416