Eliot Burying Ground Cemetery in Boston Massachusetts

Address and phone number for Eliot Burying Ground Cemetery, a Cemetery, at Eustis Street, Boston MA.

Eliot Burying Ground Cemetery
Eustis Street, Boston, Massachusetts, 02119

About the Eliot Burying Ground Cemetery

The Eliot Burying Ground Cemetery, located in Boston, 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 Boston Cemetery records.

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

Boston 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 a Boston Cemetery, and payment records. Burial records may also list birth information, marriage information, and family members buried in Boston or in Suffolk County. Cremation records contain similar information, such as internment information, death records, and Cemetery deeds.

Eliot Burying Ground Cemetery Burial Policies

Eliot Burying Ground Cemetery 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 Suffolk 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

Eliot Burying Ground Cemetery 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 Boston or Suffolk County limit gravesite visits to certain hours or post restrictions on grave decorations. Eliot Burying Ground Cemetery 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 Boston are available to the general public, Boston 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 Boston or Massachusetts Military Cemeteries. The Cemetery's main office may be able to provide additional resources on Cemeteries in Massachusetts.

Contact the Eliot Burying Ground Cemetery

You may contact the Eliot Burying Ground Cemetery by calling 617-635-7361, or by addressing inquiries to the office mailing address: Eliot Burying Ground Cemetery, Eustis Street, Boston, Massachusetts, 02119.

Map of Eliot Burying Ground Cemetery in Boston Massachusetts

Cemeteries Nearby