Thornhill, on Hwy #3 west of Morden is associated with Knightcot Cemetery.
This booklet, originally published by Imperial Oil, provides an understanding of the culture of Southern Ontario in the 19th Century. Many of the original settlers of the Pembina Manitou District came from Southern Ontario in the 1880's.
This document, prepared by Shirley Carson and based on historic records, is an attempt to create an accurate listing of all those interred in the Knightcot Cemetery.
To see photos of the grave stones, please click on the CEMETERIES button at the top of the page and follow the links.
This monograph is intended to highlight the museum's history, its relationship to the other communities on the line, and pointing out some of the anecdotes from along the line. It was published by the Pembina Manitou Archive and the Boundary Trail National Heritage Region as part of the Partnerships with Museums 2021 project.
Financial support was provided by the Government of Manitoba.