Jonathan Raymond

b.11 Jan. 1780 in Yarmouth

d. 29 May 1869

m. Elizabeth Robbins 1801

son of Daniel Raymond and Rebecca Crosby

The deacon [Jonathan Raymond] followed his brother, Daniel Raymond, to Beaver River [Digby County] and took the mill privilege at Cedar Lake.
He signed the original pledge of the earliest Temperance Society in British North America, organized at Beaver River, 23 April 1828.
He and Elizabeth had 13 children, Elizabeth was called Betsy.

Removal: “Old Burying Ground” to Island Cem 5 Sep 1900

Lot #62, south side of B avenue