Bowna Cemetery Burial List

This list was sent to me by Jim & Joan Quinlan. If you have any additions or alterations to make, please email (without the spam bit of course) or

The following were mainly transcribed form the old headstones in 1988.
Sarah Warner                             died "Mugwee"                       14-8-1900                age 63
(sister of Jessie Hore)
Sydney Jordon Rixon                                                                  5-4-1895
Roy Williams  Batson                                                                 27-2-1928                        20
Charles S. Gray                                                                            7-12-1897                       54
also his son
Alfred Gray                                    drowned                                 5-2-1895††††††††††††††††††††††††††17
Harry Nixon                                   born 26-4-1868
                                                        Accidently killed                    17-3-1896
and his son
Pte. Wm. Fletcher Nixon, AIF†††††††††††††††††††††††† †                            3-5-1917                         36
Mary Nixon                                                                                      5-5-1927                         83
Herbert Driscoll Wanklyn                                                             27-11-1897                    9†years 6 months
Stanley Oswald Mitchell                                                               8-2-1907
Percival Hiley Coleman                                                                26-4-1908
William Coleman†††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††5-12-1907                      68
Mary Ann Coleman                                                                        30-12-1924
George Coleman                                                                           28-1-1922                       92
James Coleman                                                                            25-4-1903                       44
William Coleman                                                                           29-6-1927                        65
John Frederick Betts                                                                     31-6-1913                         79
and his wife
Jean                                                                                                   21-1-1907
John Joseph Hore                   accidentaly killed                        2-4-1902                           48
Charles McGinness††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††18-301908                       38
Phoebe McGinness                died Wagra††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††14-10-1893                    66
and her son
Donald McGinness††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††9-11-1895                      38
Mary Brandt                                                                                         16-5-1898†††††††††††††††††††††††50
wife of J.Brandt and sister of Mrs. W. Gracey
Bridget Ann
wife of Thomas Trainor                                                                     11-4-1900                       73
Francis Corrigan                                                                                31-3-1903                       30
Elinor Chrisp                                                                                       2-9-1898                         17
Mrs. Bruce nee Hatch had babies buried in this cemetery
Possibly Gaskin and Reece family members  
Confirmation of any other †burials would be very much appreciated

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