Cemeteries in Hampshire County, Massachusetts

Find Hampshire County, Massachusetts 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.

Amherst West Cemetery Triangle Street Amherst, MA

Amherst Wildwood Cemetery 70 Strong Street Amherst, MA

Belchertown South Cemetery 264 Jensen Street Belchertown, MA

Cummington Bryant Cemetery 54 Bryant Road Cummington, MA

Easthampton Brookside Cemetery Williston Avenue Easthampton, MA

Easthampton East Street Cemetery 1027 East Street Easthampton, MA

Easthampton Main Street Cemetery 263 Main Street Easthampton, MA

Easthampton St Brigids Cemetery 91 Everett Street Easthampton, MA

Florence Spring Grove Cemetery 320 North Maple Street Northampton, MA

Hadley Holy Rosary Cemetery Huntington Road Hadley, MA

Hebrew Society Cemetery 476 North King Street Northampton, MA

Leeds Assumption Cemetery 1053 Main Street Northampton, MA

North Amherst Cemetery 586 South Pleasant Street Amherst, MA

Northampton BNai Israel Cemetery 476 North King Street Northampton, MA

Northampton Bridge Street Cemetery 156 Bridge Street Northampton, MA

Northampton Spring Grove Cemetery 125 Locust Street Northampton, MA

Northampton St Marys Cemetery North Elm Street Northampton, MA

Norwich Bridge Cemetery Littleville Road Huntington, MA

Old Saint Williams Cemetery West Street Ware, MA

Park Street Cemetery 1062 Park Hill Road Northampton, MA

Pratt Corner Cemetery 1072 Pratt Corner Road Amherst, MA

Quabbin Park Cemetery 1082 Belchertown Road Ware, MA

Ringville Cemetery Witt Hill Road Worthington, MA

Saint Stanilaus Cemetery Mayher Street Easthampton, MA

South Amherst Cemetery 586 South Pleasant Street Amherst, MA

South Hadley Mater Dolorosa Cemetery Pittroff Avenue South Hadley, MA

South Hadley Notre Dame Cemetery 63 Lyman Street South Hadley, MA

Southampton Center Cemetery College Highway Southampton, MA

Ware Cemetery Department 95 Pleasant Street Ware, MA

Ware Saint Marys Cemetery 59 South Street Ware, MA

Worthington Center Cemetery Sam Hill Road Worthington, MA

Worthington North Cemetery Cold Street Worthington, MA

About Hampshire County Cemeteries

Cemeteries in Hampshire County, MA are burial grounds where cultural, ethnic, or religious burial observations and rituals are practiced. Public Cemeteries in Hampshire County make their plots available to the general public. Hampshire County Private Cemeteries restrict their use based on religious affiliation, family, ethnicity, or some other group identifier. Military Cemeteries in Hampshire 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
  • Hampshire County Public and Private Cemeteries
  • Military Cemeteries in Hampshire County
  • Information about funerals and burials
  • Hampshire County burial records and gravesite history
Hampshire County Burial Records

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

Public Cemeteries in Hampshire County, MA

Public Cemeteries may be owned by the Hampshire 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 Hampshire County, Massachusetts. Government-owned Cemeteries may also be partially funded by the operating budget of Hampshire County. The operation and maintenance of government-owned Cemeteries in Hampshire County is usually the responsibility of the Hampshire County Parks Department or Public Works Department.

Hampshire County Private Cemeteries

Massachusetts Public Cemeteries that are privately owned include Cemeteries owned by Hampshire County 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, Hampshire County based businesses. However, a growing number are owned by a handful of large, national companies. In these cases, a local Hampshire County business is often retained as the operator of the Cemetery.

Cemetery Operations

The licensing and operation of Cemeteries is regulated by Massachusetts State. The location of Public Cemeteries is regulated by local ordinances and Hampshire County zoning rules. Massachusetts State requires Hampshire County 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. Massachusetts may also regulate service fees charged by Hampshire County Cemeteries.