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Historic Sites of Manitoba: Church of God in Christ Old Cemetery (RM of Hanover)

In 1894, the first Greenland Church of God in Christ Mennonite Church was built at this site in the Rural Municipality of Hanover. The church was relocated to a site to the northeast, at Greenland in the Rural Municipality of Ste. Anne, in 1920 and no burials occurred here after that date.

Church of God in Christ Old Cemetery

Church of God in Christ Old Cemetery (July 2018)
Source: George Penner

Church of God in Christ Old Cemetery commemorative sign

Church of God in Christ Old Cemetery commemorative sign (July 2018)
Source: George Penner

Site Coordinates (lat/long): N49.61902, W96.74358
denoted by symbol on the map above

See also:

Historic Sites of Manitoba: Church of God in Christ Mennonite Cemetery (Greenland, RM of Ste. Anne)

Sources:

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.

This page was prepared by George Penner and Gordon Goldsborough.

Page revised: 20 April 2020

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