Holy Cross Cemetery, Halifax, Halifax County, Nova Scotia, Canada

Latitude: 44.639145, Longitude: -63.578247 | Click to get directions to Holy Cross Cemetery

Holy Cross Cemetery opened in 1843 and is registered historic site. Our Lady of Sorrows chapel was built in one day in August 1843. There are approximate 23,000 interments in the cemetery.

Holy Cross Cemetery is the final resting place for many notable persons, including a Prime Minister of Canada. A large grey tombstone shaped like a cross marks the grave of Sir John Sparrow David Thompson.


 Thumb Description Status Location Name (Died/Buried)
John F. Meagher and Ellen Rose Monaghan<br>son Patrick J. Meagher
John F. Meagher and Ellen Rose Monaghan
son Patrick J. Meagher

Located    John Thomas Meagher (d. 19 Aug 1892)
Patrick J. Meagher (d. 1936)
Ellen Rose Monaghan (d. Mar 1938)
Nancy Lynn Meagher
Nancy Lynn Meagher
Located    Nancy Lynn Meagher