Robert Anderson and Maria Lockhart

Anderson

In memory of Robert Anderson, who died April 20, 1870, aged 35 years. "Blessed are the dead which die in the Lord".

In memory of Maria, wife of Robert Anderson, died in Boston, Oct. 10, 1883, aged 47 years. "Blessed are the dead which die in the Lord."

Footstone: “R.A. “

According to the New Brunswick Directory for 1865-66, Robert Anderson was a baker on Queen Street near Regent Street. His home was on Charlotte Street near St. John Street. His wife was Maria, daughter of William and Rebecca Lockhart who came to New Brunswick in 1845, according to the 1851 census. His son, William Lockhart Anderson, was three years old when Robert Anderson died. Maria, a dress maker in 1881, died when her son was fifteen. He married Ella Sophie Pallen in 1893 and was the father of Ethel (born 1894) and Marion (born 1896) Anderson.