Adams Cemetery Department in Adams Massachusetts

Address and phone number for Adams Cemetery Department, a Cemetery, at Park Street, Adams MA.


Name
Adams Cemetery Department
Address
8 Park Street, Adams, Massachusetts, 01220
Phone
413-743-8380
Fax
413-743-8316

About the Adams Cemetery Department

The Adams Cemetery Department, located in Adams, MA, is a burial ground that offers funeral and burial services. The Cemetery provides information about their funeral and burial policies, burial records, plot records, and other Adams Cemetery records.

Interested parties may contact the Cemetery for questions about:
  • Information about funerals and burials
  • Adams burial records
  • Gravesite history
  • Hours of operation
  • MA Cemetery policies
Adams Burial Records

Adams burial records, which are of interest to genealogists and family researchers, are available as public records. These records contain information about the death date, the burial date, any services performed in an Adams Cemetery, and payment records. Burial records may also list birth information, marriage information, and family members buried in Adams or in Berkshire County. Cremation records contain similar information, such as internment information, death records, and Cemetery deeds.

Adams Cemetery Department Burial Policies

Adams Cemetery Department provides information about its burial policies, including any restrictions on access. Some Cemetery operating guidelines, for instance, limit access to burial sites. Burial policies also include information on receiving a burial permit, options for funeral services, locating graves in Berkshire County, and information about plot records and maps.

Gravesite History

Many Cemeteries provide gravesite history records, which can include information on Cemetery deeds, sales or transfers of the deed, and the location, size, and dimension of the plot. Some records include headstone images and links to nearby family burial sites. These Cemetery records may also contain tombstone inscriptions, information about the burial permit, and funeral records. Contact the Cemetery's main office to learn more about their gravesite history documents.

Cemetery Operations

Adams Cemetery Department provides information on its policies, hours, and rules, including how to obtain Cemetery records, plot records, and Cemetery papers which can include death certificates. Some Cemeteries in Adams or Berkshire County limit gravesite visits to certain hours or post restrictions on grave decorations. Adams Cemetery Department also provides information about burial fees and any maintenance fees. The licensing and operation of Cemeteries, including Public Cemeteries and Private Cemeteries, is regulated by Massachusetts State, which applies to most Cemeteries in Massachusetts.

Cemeteries in Massachusetts

Massachusetts houses both private, public, and military Cemeteries. These Cemeteries serve different religious or cultural communities, which may restrict access to the facility. While Public Cemeteries in Adams are available to the general public, Adams Private Cemeteries restrict access based on family, religious affiliation, ethnicity, or another factor. Military Cemeteries in Massachusetts typically bury veterans or others who have served in the armed forces. Family members of veterans may also qualify for burial in Adams or Massachusetts Military Cemeteries. The Cemetery's main office may be able to provide additional resources on Cemeteries in Massachusetts.

Contact the Adams Cemetery Department

You may contact the Adams Cemetery Department by calling 413-743-8380, or by addressing inquiries to the office mailing address: Adams Cemetery Department, 8 Park Street, Adams, Massachusetts, 01220.


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