KENNEDY'S LANE CEMETERY, HOLYROOD
The Kennedy's Lane Graveyard is the second oldest graveyard in Holyrood. It is located on the Conception Bay Highway. If you need directions, just ask where the local RCMP Station is located -the sideroad leading to the graveyard is on the other side of the highway. These records were transcribed by Eileen Walsh & Geraldine Mason Walsh., in October 1999.
In loving memory of Thomas M WOODFORD - died Dec 24 1970, 74 yrs
Erected to the memory of John LEWIS died at Holyrood May 5 1906, 26 yrs also Philip & Anne Lewis (no dates).
Erected by Thomas PENNEY in memory of his beloved wife Elizabeth July 29 1903, 24 yrs
DWYER- In memory of Bride, died Mar 18 1888, 3 yrs
Patrick - Mar 20, 6 yrs
Norah - Mar 28, 5 yrs
Edward - Jun 15, 6 months
Richard - Sept 24 1881, 1 yr
Veronica - May 25 1898, 2yrs
George - July 9 1908, 10 yrs
(the stone right beside this.)
Erected by Sarah in memory of her beloved husband
Edward Dwyer, who died Mar 10 1908,77 yrs.
Erected by Francis Bennett in loving memory of his wife Mary BENNETT
Erected by James O'Rourke in loving memory of his son
In memory of my dear mother Sarah BARRON who died May 6 1919, 73yrs.
(next two stones together)
LuLu V FLEMING 1920 - 1989 - and Albert E 1915 (death date not filled in.)
In loving memory of her father William TAPLIN who died June 25 1965, 86 yrs -
Erected by Matthew MILMO in memory of his beloved wife Catherine died May 10 1896, 52 yrs
Sacred to the memory of Capt Thomas R DWYER, M.D.C.M.
(on the same stone:)
Sacred to the memory of Richard DWYER, J.P. Jan 4 1934, 74 yrs.
Erected by James and Mary JOY in memory of their beloved child Helena Mary who
O'CONNELL- 1910 - 1970 Ellen Frances
1884 - 1906 Margaret
1879 - 1948 Thomas
1904 - 1973 John P.
Erected by Capt John LEWIS in memory of his beloved father Philip
In loving memory of Ellen KELLY beloved wife of Richard Kelly
(stone beside it)
In loving memory of Richard T KELLY died Jun 29 1964, 79 yrs. (and)
Erected by Agnes in loving memory of husband Paul KELLY
Erected by her children in fond remembrance of their beloved mother
Erected by Anastasia MULLOWNEY memory of her beloved son Richard
Erected by John Walsh in memory of his father
In loving memory of John WALSH died May 31 1929, 73 yrs.
Erected by Alice in memory of her beloved husband Richard WALSH
Erected by Thomas and Ellen DUGGAN and family in loving memory of their mother Mary beloved wife of Patrick Duggan died Apr 12 1889, 44 yrs.
Sacred to the memory of John LEWIS died Nov 21 1912, 72 yrs
In fond remembrance of John KENNEDY died Sept 18 1912, 82 yrs.
Erected by Minnie in memory of her beloved husband Cornelius KENNEDY
Edward BESSO - Nfld Overseas Forestry Unit WW2 - 1900 - 1960.
Erected by Bridget Murphy in memory of her beloved mother
In loving memory of Walter JOY died Oct 28 1934, 93 yrs.
Erected by Aaron Lewis in memory of his dear parents Aaron and Catherine LEWIS and of his loving wife Lucy Lewis died Mar 4 1924, 64 yrs.
In memory of John WALL died Jun 1 1962, 83 yrs
Erected by Peter QUINLAN in memory of his beloved brother John
Erected by Peter QUINLAN in memory of his beloved mother Mary
(on the same stone)
In memory of Catherine WOODFORD died Jan 7 1914, 87 yrs.
Erected by their children in memory of Moses LEWIS died Sep 1 1935, 85 yrs
In loving memory of John J LEWIS died Jan 31 1968, aged 30?yrs.
Of you charity pray for the repose of the soul of Catherine VEITCH
Annie SPARKS beloved child of Mary & Ambrose Sparks
Erected by John and Ellen VEITCH in memory of their beloved children
Erected by Ellen VEITCH in memory of her beloved husband John
Erected by Elizabeth VEITCH in memory of her beloved husband John who died May 20 1866, 65yrs.
Erected by George VEITCH in memory of his beloved wife Ann who died Jun 2
Erected by Jospeh PENNEY in loving memory of his dear beloved son Bernard died May 29 1917, 16 yrs 3 mos.
Erected by Margaret in memory of her beloved husband Patrick PENNY
Ella P LEWIS 1903 - Aug 27 1975
(stone beside this one)
Patricia Lewis GLOVER Jan 12 1979, 33 yrs.
Patrick T WALSH B: Oct 12 1899 died Nov 4 1982.
Erected by Patrick Walsh in loving memory of his father and mother.
Erected by Jennie in loving memory of her husband Michael J WALSH
Mary Gertrude VEITCH - RN Nov 15 1904 - Jan 16 1998.
Erected by Richard Mullowney in memory of his father Philip MULLOWNEY
Erected by J F Lewis in loving memory of his parents.
Erected by Elizabeth & Maud in loving memory of their beloved mother Bridget FLEMING
In loving memory of John BYRNE died Aug 29 1948, 82 yrs.
Erected by Michael BYRNE in memory of his beloved mother Annie
Erected by Michael & Mary Flynn in loving memory of James FLYNN
Erected by his wife in loving memory of her husband Michael FLYNN
Erected by James in loving memory of his parents Edward BEESO
Ceceila KELLY died Jul 31 1962, aged 85 yrs.
Erected by Ceceila Kelly in memory of her husband Edward KELLY
Erected by Elizabeth in memory of her husband Edward HEALEY who departed this life Feb 7 1923
In loving memory of Patrick DUNPHY Beloved husband of Annie Dunphy
In loving memory of John JOY 1849 - 1927 and Mary 1865 - 1946
Bridget HENNESSEY 1885 - 1966
(may be more than one inscription on this stone. Notes were taken from voice tape - and it stuck at this point.)
In loving memory of Edward JOY died June 1 1965, 75 yrs.
Wm J BESSO Apr 25 1924, 50 yrs.
Patrick HEALEY 1889 - 1965
Sacred to the memory of Patrick WALSH, Railway Pioneer died Dec 9 1940 at Holyrood
Donald J WALL 1946 - 1991
William WALL 1887 - 1967
Mary Wall 1889 1973
In loving memory of a dear husband & father William F WALL Oct 11 1961, 45 yrs, husband of Violet Wall
In loving memory of our dear son and brother Francis Jospeh WALL, died Nov 14 1964, 18 yrs.
Veronica WALL 1917 - 1988
Johanna M HYNES 1880 - 1974
Thomas F HYNES 1880 - 1945
In loving memory of Able Body QUINLAN, Edmond R - Tag # illegible, who served in WW2 1939 - 1945.
(on the side of the same stone)
Also her daughters
Eugenie Maud died May 8 1944, aged 17 yrs.
In loving memory of a dear husband and father Peter QUINLAN died Sep 23 1963, 60 yrs.
In loving memory of a dear husband and father Jeremiah QUINLAN
In loving memory of my dear mother Jane QUINLAN
Thomas QUINLAN died Oct 3 1948.
In loving memory of Elizabeth CORBETT died Mar 18 1962, 83 yrs.
Mary M PENNEY - RIP (nothing else on stone. Stone hand made.)
Gerard Joseph darling son of Veronica & Thomas MACKEY, age 1 month. (no dates)
In loving memory of Stella HEALEY B: Jul 23 1903 - Sep 30 1968.
In memory of Philip HEALEY died Oct 14 1939, aged 81 years.
The following 5 stones were enclosed in a single fenced area.
- In loving memory of Anastasia DWYER
- In loving memory of my dear father Patrick Francis DWYER
- Sacred to the memory of Franicis Gerald O'DWYER
Also his sister Rita O'DWYER died Sept 13 1908, 4 yrs. Erected by their parents.
- In loving memory of Cyril Patrick DWYER beloved husband of Gertrude
- In loving memory of Cyril Patrick beloved son of Cyril & Gertrude DWYER died Sep 22 1973, 32 yrs
In loving memory of Stephen BARRON died Apr 23 1937, 19 yrs.
Erected by Josephine in memory of her husband Daniel LEWIS
In loving memory of Josephine LEWIS Aug 1885 - Feb 1974.
Erected by his wife Margaret in loving memory of
In loving memory of my husband Thomas BARRETT died Feb 19 1947, 72 yrs.
(this stone is broken)
In loving memory of a dear husband, father and son -
(next three stone together)
- Annie M VEITCH Aug 13 1898 - Nov 1 1988
Erected by Mike Tubrett in memory of my mother Ellen TUBRETT
In loving memory of Margaret TUBRETT died Apr 25 1930, 28 yrs.
Erected by Michael TUBRETT and family in memory of James TUBRETT
Wm John LEWIS 1902 - 1966.
Erected by J F Lewis and family in memory of their sons John LEWIS
In loving memory of Frederick son of Richard & Mary PENNEY
Also in loving memory of Mark PENNEY died Mar 20 1939? , 75 yrs.
Erected by Bridget in loving memory of her husband William LEWIS
Bridget LEWIS Feb 2 1890 - Dec 11 1981.
(this stone was broken into at least 3 pieces, one of which was missing.)
There had been at least 2 names on it but only one was legible.
Norah Louise died Jul 3 1916, aged 6 mos.
Children of Thomas & Cecilia PENNEY.
In Memory of Patrick PENNEY 1884 - Nov 29 1957, 73 yrs.
Sacred to the memory of Philip PENNEY beloved husband of Margaret
(there had been another stone right beside this one,
Erected by Annie KENNEDY in memory of her dear husband Cornelius
(the following 2 stone were enclosed by a fence.)
In loving memory of John William PENNEY Sep 8 1878 - July 6 1943.
Erected by John PENNEY in loving memory of his dear wife Anastasia
(There may be a few more headstones missing from this section.
My tape recorder stuck and wouldn't give up the last details.)
Capt Walter KENNEDY Dec 28 1949, age 92
Lizzie FRAZER Jul 12 1922, aged 30 yrs
Erected by Mary WHALEN in memory of her husband John. (no dates).
Patrick FITZGERALD - a native of Co, Cork Ireland died Jun 24 1872, 64 yrs.
Mary KENNEDY died Mar 14 1941, aged 77 yrs
Matthias GLAVINE Sep 4 1904 - Dec 14 1946
Isabel LEWIS Oct 1 1896 - Mar 29 1971
James LEWIS died 1918
Garrett BEESO died Apr 4 1921, 67 yrs.
Tis hard to say the one we love so soon should pass away
Margaret LEWIS died Mar 27 1946, age 41 yrs.
Sarah LEWIS died Feb 11 1931, 61 yrs.
Patrick O'KELLY, M.D
Mary DWYER died Jun 9 1936, 47 years.
Madonna FEWER Oct 24 1969 - Jun 23 1971.
Mary HEALEY died Apr 5 1955, 74 yrs.
John F HEALEY Aug 3 1880 - Mar 1 1966
Mary VEITCH died Jan 10 1959, 75 yrs
Hugh John VEITCH Oct 1 1947, 5 months. Darling child of John & Louise.
Wm VEITCH died Mary 29 1949, 75yrs.
John LEWIS, Master Mariner ded Jan 22 1921, aged 54 (Note: a piece of his original headstone was inserted into this one. It was taken from the graveyard where he is buried in Naples, Italy.)
Elizabeth VEITCH (Lewis) died Apr 2 1958 at St John's, aged 87 yrs.
Gregory VEITCH born Sep 19 1910 died Jul 2 1965.
Hanna TARGET 1885 - 1957
MCKAY- Patrick (plain white cross no other information.)
James J QUINLAN - died Feb 9 1931, 64yrs, erected by wife Elizabeth.
MCKILLOP(first name?) 1927 1996
Stephen HYNES died Jun 1 1961
Matthew DWYER died Aug 3 1924, 36 yrs.
Mary (PENNEY) DWYER born May 10 1891 - died May 22 1969
Mary FOWLER died Feb 8 1922, 22 yrs.
Mollie WOODFORD died Jan 6 1925, 17 yrs.
Thomas BARRETT died Sep 1 1924, 76 yrs.
Joseph WALL died Sep 15 1924, 19 yrs.
Richard FITZGERALD died Sep 10 1932, 78 yrs
Patrick PENNY born 1884 - died Nov 29 1957, 73 yrs
Erected by husband Martin for Rachael FITZGERALD died Feb 20 (1920 something), 51 yrs.
Michael PENNY 1891 - 1966
Anastasia CORBETT Oct 19 1917, 66 yrs.
Ambrose CORBETT died Jun 3 1930, 44 yrs.
Amelia Ann MALONEY born Nov 21 1890 - Jun 20 1928
James MALONEY Jan (or Jun?) 28 1880 - June 20 1969
StephenLEWIS Jan 9 1942, 41 yrs
Remember kind friends as you pass, I may need your fervent prayers.
Johanna A LEWIS 1900 - 1998
©Eileen Walsh 1999 - Transcribed by Eileen Walsh and presented to Vi Smith.
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