Cemeteries in Cheshire County, New Hampshire

Find Cheshire County, New Hampshire 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.

Ash Swamp Cemetery West Street Keene, NH

Conant Cemetery Stratton Road Jaffrey, NH

Cutter Cemetery Harkness Road Jaffrey, NH

Fitzwilliam Pine Grove Cemetery Royalston Road Fitzwilliam, NH

Keene Greenlawn Cemetery Greenlawn Street Keene, NH

Keene North Cemetery Court Street Keene, NH

Keene Saint Josephs Cemetery 600 Main Street Keene, NH

Keene Washington Cemetery 312 Washington Street Keene, NH

Keene West Cemetery Bradford Road Keene, NH

Keene Woodland Cemetery Beaver Street Keene, NH

Monadnock View Cemetery Park Avenue Keene, NH

Old Burial Ground Cemetery Blackberry Lane Jaffrey, NH

Parks Recreation & Cemetery Department Rec Center 312 Washington Street Keene, NH

Phillips Heil Cemetery Fitzwilliam Road Jaffrey, NH

Rindge Hillside Cemetery Goddard Road Rindge, NH

Second Rindge Meetinghouse Horsesheds And Cemetery Pierce Drive Rindge, NH

Troy Mountain View Cemetery Highway 12 Troy, NH

Westmoreland South Village Cemetery Glebe Road Westmoreland, NH

About Cheshire County Cemeteries

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

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

Public Cemeteries in Cheshire County, NH

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

Cheshire County Private Cemeteries

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

Cemetery Operations

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