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Historic Sites of Manitoba: St. Mary’s Roman Catholic Cemetery (506 Osborne Street, Winnipeg)

This cemetery in Winnipeg was established on 12 September 1884 and a restoration program began in 1951. It was consecrated on 11 September 1960.

Among the noteworthy people buried here are Nicholas Bawlf, William Richard Bawlf, Maurice Alonzo Cournoyer, George Bernard Flahiff, Thomas William Morton, Patrick Shea, Alfred Arthur Sinnott, and Leonard James Edward Wall.

Shea mausoleum in St. Mary’s Cemetery

Shea mausoleum in St. Mary’s Cemetery (September 2018)
Source: George Penner

Mausoleum in St. Mary’s Cemetery

Mausoleum in St. Mary’s Cemetery (September 2018)
Source: George Penner

Site Coordinates (lat/long): N49.86676, W97.13568
denoted by symbol on the map above

See also:

Historic Sites of Manitoba: St. Mary’s Roman Catholic Cathedral (353 St. Mary Avenue, Winnipeg)


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 Gordon Goldsborough.

Page revised: 19 November 2020

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