Millers Falls MA Cemetery

Find Millers Falls, 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,.

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About Millers Falls Cemeteries

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

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

Public Cemeteries in Millers Falls, MA

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

Millers Falls Private Cemeteries

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