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Kingston in Frontenac County, Ontario — Central Canada
 

St. Paul's Churchyard

1783

 
 
St. Paul's Churchyard Marker image. Click for full size.
By Cosmos Mariner, August 15, 2019
1. St. Paul's Churchyard Marker
Inscription.  Formerly St. George’s Burial Ground, this cemetery is the oldest in the Kingston district. Among the distinguished persons buried here are Molly Brant, Reverend John Stuart, Lieutenant Hugh Earl (Provincial Marine), Colonel Sir Richard Bonnycastle, and the Honourable Richard Cartwright.
 
Erected 1958 by Kingston Historical Society.
 
Location. 44° 13.986′ N, 76° 29.101′ W. Marker is in Kingston, Ontario, in Frontenac County. Marker can be reached from Queen Street just east of Montreal Street, on the right when traveling west. Marker is located in the Saint Paul's Anglican Church graveyard. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 137 Queen Street, Kingston, Ontario K7K 1A8, Canada. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Molly Brant (within shouting distance of this marker); Lower Burial Ground 1783-1863 (within shouting distance of this marker); Bishop Alexander Macdonell (approx. 0.4 kilometers away); Kingston Post Office / Bureau de Poste de Kingston (approx. 0.4 kilometers away); The First Meeting of the Executive Council of Upper Canada
St. Paul's Churchyard Marker (<i>wide view</i>) image. Click for full size.
By Cosmos Mariner, August 15, 2019
2. St. Paul's Churchyard Marker (wide view)
(Stuart Family Lair in background behind marker)
(approx. 0.4 kilometers away); Kingston Custom House / Bâtiment des Douanes de Kingston (approx. 0.4 kilometers away); The Rev. John Stuart (approx. half a kilometer away); The King's Royal Regiment of New York (approx. half a kilometer away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Kingston.
 
Also see . . .  Kingston's Lower Burial Ground. Kingston's Lower Burial Ground was laid out in 1783 in anticipation of the arrival of Loyalists at Cataraqui after the American Revolution. Many early citizens of Kingston are buried here, including prominent residents, black slaves brought by the Loyalists, sailors of the Lakes and American prisoners of the War of 1812. (Submitted on October 25, 2019, by Cosmos Mariner of Cape Canaveral, Florida.) 
 
Categories. Cemeteries & Burial SitesChurches & ReligionColonial EraSettlements & Settlers
 
St. Paul's Churchyard Marker • <i>back side view<br>(marker vislble near right center)</i> image. Click for full size.
By Cosmos Mariner, August 15, 2019
3. St. Paul's Churchyard Marker • back side view
(marker vislble near right center)
(Stuart Family Lair in foreground
 

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Credits. This page was last revised on October 25, 2019. This page originally submitted on October 21, 2019, by Cosmos Mariner of Cape Canaveral, Florida. This page has been viewed 44 times since then and 3 times this year. Photos:   1. submitted on October 24, 2019, by Cosmos Mariner of Cape Canaveral, Florida.   2, 3. submitted on October 25, 2019, by Cosmos Mariner of Cape Canaveral, Florida.
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