Almond Family Gravestone

Brian Winter, Photographer
Media Type:
Item Type:
A black and white photograph of the Almond Family gravestone in Union Cemetery, Oshawa, Ontario.
The inscription on the gravestone reads "In memory of James Almond, born in Lincoln Eng. April 20, 1809, died May 18, 1884. Also his wife, Lucy Todd, born London Eng. Mar. 24, 1829, died June 7, 1906.
Mark the perfect man and Behold the upright for the end of that man is peace."

James Almond was born at Lincoln, England on April 20, 1809. He settled in New York State and moved to Whitby Township in 1837. The settlement on lot 35 Kingston Road later became known as Almonds. James Almond donated his land for the Almonds Church.

Mrs. James Almond (Lucy Todd) was born at London, England on March 24, 1829. She married James Almond after his first wife died in 1861 and lived on lot 34, concession 1, Whitby Township at the settlement known as Almonds.
Width: 1.5 in
Height: 1.5 in
Personal Name(s):
Almond, James ; Winter, Brian
Local identifier:
Whitby Online Historic Photographs Collection
Geographic Coverage:
  • Ontario, Canada
    Latitude: 43.89143010503 Longitude: -78.8922707675171
Copyright Statement:
This item is protected by the Canadian Copyright Act and is intended for one-time use only. Uses other than research or private study require the permission of the rightsholder(s). It is your responsibility for obtaining these permissions.
Copyright Holder:
Whitby Archives
Recommended Citation:
Almond Family Gravestone, Date Unknown, Brian Winter. Whitby Archives A2013_004_455B.
Reproduction Notes:
Scanned from a black and white negative.
Whitby Public Library
WWW address
Agency street/mail address

405 Dundas Street West, Whitby, Ontario L1N 6A1

For inquires about any newspaper content please contact

Powered by / Alimenté par VITA Toolkit

My favourites lets you save items you like, tag them and group them into collections for your own personal use. Viewing "My favourites" will open in a new tab. Login here or start a My favourites account.

Almond Family Gravestone

A black and white photograph of the Almond Family gravestone in Union Cemetery, Oshawa, Ontario.