Niagara-on-the-Lake in Niagara Region, Ontario — Central Canada
Negro Burial Ground 1830
Erected by Ontario Archaeological and Historic Sites Board.
Location. 43° 15.135′ N, 79° 5.057′ W. Marker is in Niagara-on-the-Lake, Ontario, in Niagara Region. Marker is on Mississauga Street just north of John Street West, on the right when traveling east. Touch for map. This historical marker is located in the burial ground on the east side of Mississauga Street. Marker is in this post office area: Niagara-on-the-Lake, Ontario L0S 1J0, Canada.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. The Upper Canadian Act Against Slavery (1793) (a few steps from this marker); Lieutenant-Colonel John Butler 1725-1796 (approx. half a kilometer away); Action at Butler's Farm (approx. Niagara Land Purchases (approx. one kilometer away); Memorial Hall, 1906 (approx. one kilometer away); Janet Carnochan 1839 - 1926 (approx. one kilometer away); The Canada Constellation (approx. one kilometer away); William Kirby (approx. 1.1 kilometers away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Niagara-on-the-Lake.
Also see . . . Negro Burial Ground (Baptist)+, OGS#3353 Niagara-on-the-Lake - Niagara (Lincoln & Welland) , Ontario. This is a link to information provided by the CanadianHeadstones.com website. (Submitted on June 18, 2013, by Dale K. Benington of Toledo, Ohio.)
Categories. • Abolition & Underground RR • African Americans • Cemeteries & Burial Sites •
Credits. This page was last revised on July 24, 2018. This page originally submitted on June 18, 2013, by Dale K. Benington of Toledo, Ohio. This page has been viewed 536 times since then. Last updated on August 2, 2014, by Anton Schwarzmueller of Wilson, New York. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4, 5. submitted on June 18, 2013, by Dale K. Benington of Toledo, Ohio. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.