Camden Cemetery

Find Camden New Jersey cemeteries, memorial parks, mausoleums, graveyards, gravesites, graves or mortuaries. Cemeteries provide information on funerals and burial services including internment, headstones and grave markers, burial grounds, cemetery plots, vaults, crypts, as well as burial records for national, state,.

Camden Evergreen Cemetery 1863 Mount Ephraim Avenue Camden NJ 08104 609-964-1472

Harleigh Cemetery & Crematory 1640 Haddon Avenue Camden NJ 08103 856-963-3500

New Camden Cemetery Mount Ephraim Avenue Camden NJ 08104

About Camden Cemeteries

Cemeteries in Camden, NJ are burial grounds where cultural, ethnic, or religious burial observations and rituals are practiced. Public Cemeteries in Camden make their plots available to the general public. Camden Private Cemeteries restrict their use based on religious affiliation, family, ethnicity, or some other group identifier. Military Cemeteries in Camden County are generally restricted to veterans and other individuals who have served in the armed forces. In some cases, family members of veterans may also be buried in Military Cemeteries.

Interested parties may contact Cemeteries for questions about:
  • Finding a cemetery near you
  • Camden Public and Private Cemeteries
  • Military Cemeteries in Camden
  • Information about funerals and burials
  • Camden burial records and gravesite history
Camden Burial Records

Camden burial records, which are of interest to genealogists and family researchers, are available as public records. Burial records for individuals buried in Camden may be obtained from the office of the Camden Cemetery where that burial took place. The Camden County government may provide these records at the Offices of the Camden County Cemetery, Camden County Parks and Public Works Departments.

Public Cemeteries in Camden, NJ

Public Cemeteries may be owned by the Camden County government, or they may be privately owned. They are open to the public and generate most of their revenue from the sale of individual burial plots, gravesites, and mausoleums in Camden, New Jersey. Government-owned Cemeteries may also be partially funded by the operating budget of Camden. The operation and maintenance of government-owned Cemeteries in Camden is usually the responsibility of the Camden County Parks Department or Public Works Department.

Camden Private Cemeteries

New Jersey Public Cemeteries that are privately owned include Cemeteries owned by Camden businesses and non-profit organizations, such as churches. A Cemetery owned by a church or other religious institution may be considered a Public Cemetery if it is open to the general public. Many Cemeteries are owned by small, Camden based businesses. However, a growing number are owned by a handful of large, national companies. In these cases, a local Camden business is often retained as the operator of the Cemetery.

Cemetery Operations

The licensing and operation of Cemeteries is regulated by New Jersey State. The location of Public Cemeteries is regulated by local ordinances and Camden County zoning rules. New Jersey State requires Camden Public Cemeteries to establish an endowment or other fund for the perpetual care and maintenance of the Cemetery. A certain portion of each burial plot sale must be designated for the future care and maintenance of the Cemetery grounds. These requirements are intended to ensure that funds are available to maintain the Cemetery even after all of the burial plots have been sold. New Jersey may also regulate service fees charged by Camden Cemeteries.