Oaklands Cemetery in West Chester Pennsylvania

Address and phone number for Oaklands Cemetery, a Cemetery, at Market Street, West Chester PA.


Name
Oaklands Cemetery
Address
120 Market Street, West Chester, Pennsylvania, 19382
Phone
610-692-3966

About the Oaklands Cemetery

The Oaklands Cemetery, located in West Chester, 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 West Chester Cemetery records.

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

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

Oaklands Cemetery Burial Policies

Oaklands 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

Oaklands 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 West Chester or Chester County limit gravesite visits to certain hours or post restrictions on grave decorations. Oaklands 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 West Chester are available to the general public, West Chester 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 West Chester or Pennsylvania Military Cemeteries. The Cemetery's main office may be able to provide additional resources on Cemeteries in Pennsylvania.

Contact the Oaklands Cemetery

You may contact the Oaklands Cemetery by calling 610-692-3966, or by addressing inquiries to the office mailing address: Oaklands Cemetery, 120 Market Street, West Chester, Pennsylvania, 19382.


Map of Oaklands Cemetery in West Chester Pennsylvania


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