Longwood Cemetery in Kennett Square Pennsylvania

Address and phone number for Longwood Cemetery, a Cemetery, at East Baltimore Pike, Kennett Square PA.


Name
Longwood Cemetery
Address
945 East Baltimore Pike, Kennett Square, Pennsylvania, 19348
Phone
610-388-7165
Hours
Open Daily 12:00 AM-11:59 PM

About the Longwood Cemetery

The Longwood Cemetery, located in Kennett Square, PA, 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 Kennett Square Cemetery records.

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

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

Longwood Cemetery Burial Policies

Longwood 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 Chester 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

Longwood 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 Kennett Square or Chester County limit gravesite visits to certain hours or post restrictions on grave decorations. Longwood 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 Pennsylvania State, which applies to most Cemeteries in Pennsylvania.

Cemeteries in Pennsylvania

Pennsylvania 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 Kennett Square are available to the general public, Kennett Square Private Cemeteries restrict access based on family, religious affiliation, ethnicity, or another factor. Military Cemeteries in Pennsylvania typically bury veterans or others who have served in the armed forces. Family members of veterans may also qualify for burial in Kennett Square or Pennsylvania Military Cemeteries. The Cemetery's main office may be able to provide additional resources on Cemeteries in Pennsylvania.

Contact the Longwood Cemetery

You may contact the Longwood Cemetery by calling 610-388-7165, or by addressing inquiries to the office mailing address: Longwood Cemetery, 945 East Baltimore Pike, Kennett Square, Pennsylvania, 19348.


Map of Longwood Cemetery in Kennett Square Pennsylvania


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