Eliza Grimason Buried Near Sir John A.

1891 - 1916
Eliza Grimason. Source: City of Kingston Collection.Pinterest
Eliza Grimason. Source: City of Kingston Collection.

Sir John A. Macdonald died in June of 1891 and was buried in Cataraqui Cemetery. Some time later, Eliza Grimason was able to purchase the burial plot adjacent to his, and had the remains of her late husband Henry moved there. Upon her death in 1916 at the ripe old age of 95 Eliza was buried next to her husband; ensuring that, for all eternity, she'll also rest near her beloved Sir John A.