Middlesex County Cemetery

Find Middlesex 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,.

Acton Forest Cemetery 2 Marshall Path Acton MA 01720

Acton Mount Hope Cemetery 166 Central Street Acton MA 01720 978-264-9644

Acton Woodlawn Cemetery 104 Concord Road Acton MA 01720 978-264-9644

Anshe Poland Cemetery 19 Washington Street Woburn MA 01801 617-244-6509

Arbor Lincoln Cemetery 1773 Lexington Road Lincoln MA 01773 781-259-2607

Are Seven Nine Zero Memorial Cemetery 790 Memorial Drive Cambridge MA 02139 617-577-0446

Arlington Mount Pleasant Cemetery 70 Medford Street Arlington MA 02474 781-316-3277

Arlington Old Burying Ground Cemetery Pleasant Street Arlington MA 02476 781-316-3276

Arlington St Pauls Cemetery 30 Broadway Arlington MA 02474 781-322-6300

Ashby Glenwood Cemetery 1431 Main Street Ashby MA 01431 978-386-2424

Ashby West Cemetery 1431 West Road Ashby MA 01431 978-386-2424

Ayer Saint Marys Cemetery Bishop Road Ayer MA 01432 978-772-2414

Beit Olam Cemetery 60 Old Sudbury Road Wayland MA 01778 617-244-4650

Bell Rock Cemetery Medford Street Malden MA 02148 781-397-7191

Belmont Belmont Cemetery 121 Grove Street Belmont MA 02478 617-993-2710

Billerica North Cemetery Salem Road Billerica MA 01821 978-671-0946

Billerica Rogers Cemetery 130 Andover Road Billerica MA 01821 978-671-0946

Billerica Town Cemetery 130 Andover Road Billerica MA 01821 978-671-0946

Birsen Cemetery Fuller Street Everett MA 02149 617-244-6509

Burlington Cemetery Bedford Street Burlington MA 01803 781-270-1685

About Middlesex County Cemeteries

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

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

Public Cemeteries in Middlesex County, MA

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

Middlesex County Private Cemeteries

Massachusetts Public Cemeteries that are privately owned include Cemeteries owned by Middlesex 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, Middlesex County based businesses. However, a growing number are owned by a handful of large, national companies. In these cases, a local Middlesex 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 Middlesex County zoning rules. Massachusetts State requires Middlesex 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 Middlesex County Cemeteries.