Leonard Weeks and family


Sacred to the memory of Leonard Weeks who departed this life February 16, 1882, aged 62 years.

Sacred to the memory of Margaret Anne, wife of Leonard Weeks, who departed this life April 19, 1888, aged 57 years.

Chas. Wesley, son of Leonard and Margaret Weeks, died January 2nd, 1867, aged 20 years.

Little Ida

Sacred to the memory of John and Ida.

Leonard Weeks was in the hardware business on York Street. He built and lived in what later became the rectory of the Parish Church.

The Loyalist, Fredericton, NB, 23 November 1843:

m. 11th inst.,by Rev. Wm Hall, Leonard WEEKS / Miss Margaret Ann CHANEY, both of this place

The Daily Telegraph, Saint John, NB, 19 May 1876:

m. 17th inst., at residence of bride’s brother, Paradise Row (St. John) by Rev. Howard Sprague, A.M., assisted by Rev. C.B. Woodcock, Albert S. HAY of (St. John) city / Jennie R. WEEKS d/o Leonard WEEKS, Esq., Fredericton

Daily News, Saint John, NB, 17 April 1880:

d. Friday eve., 10th inst., Margaret Ann WEEKS w/o Leonard WEEKS, Fredericton, 57th year. The remains will be taken by Monday morn. train to Fredericton for interment, leaving her son’s residence Paradise Row, Portland (St. John) 7 o’clock. (Halifax, N.S. and Fredericton papers please copy)

The Daily Telegraph, Saint John, NB, 17 February 1882:

d. Portland (St. John) Thursday night, 16th inst., Leonard WEEKS, late of Fredericton, age 61. Funeral from his son’s residence Paradise Row, Saturday morn. 7 o’clock. Remains will be taken to Fredericton by 8 a.m. train.

William J. Weeks was married to Margaret C. Watson on 13 July 1839, and John Weeks "of Portland" was married to Mary, eldest daughter of Mr. William Yardy, on 13 August 1835. They are probably brothers of Leonard Weeks who is buried here.