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Historic Sites of Manitoba: Mekiwin Cemetery (Municipality of Glenella-Lansdowne)

Near this cemetery in the Municipality of Glenella-Lansdowne are monuments commemorating Mekiwin United Church (1900-1984) and the Ayr School No. 150 building.

Mekiwin Cemetery

Mekiwin Cemetery (2010)
Source: Allan Drysdale

Mekiwin United Church commemorative monument

Mekiwin United Church commemorative monument (2010)
Source: Allan Drysdale

Ayr School commemorative monument

Ayr School commemorative monument (August 2018)
Source: Lorna Clark

Site Coordinates (lat/long): N50.18225, W99.15666
denoted by symbol on the map above

See also:

Historic Sites of Manitoba: Ayr School No. 150 (Municipality of Glenella-Lansdowne)


A list of burials in this cemetery is available from the Manitoba Genealogical Society, including a searchable online database available to members at the MGS Manitoba Name Index (MANI). Some additional information is contained in the 1996 MGS publication Carved in Stone: Manitoba Cemeteries and Burial Sites, revised edition, Special Projects Publication, 106 pages.

We thank Lorna Clark for providing additional information used here.

This page was prepared by Allan Drysdale and Gordon Goldsborough.

Page revised: 27 February 2020

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