Rusk's Cemetery, Elderslie Township

Rusk's Cemetery, Elderslie Township

Location: Turn east off County Road 3 at the Saugeen Bluffs Corner onto Concession 10,Elderslie Township. Go two corners and turn south onto the 5 Sideroad. It is at the top of the hill on your left. History: The land was purchased from John Rusk in 1875, although there had been several burials there before. All families buried there were either from the Isle off Colonsay, Scotland or married to someone who was a Baptist. (Source: "RECORD of BURIALS in RUSK’S CEMETERY" transcript, Bruce & Grey Branch, Ontario Genealogical Society - All families researched by Mary I. MacKay, 2004).

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