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Quick Facts

Named for Jonathan Bourne Sr.

Establishment and former town name(s)

Historical data relating to counties, cities, and towns in Massachusetts (Boston, Massachusetts : New England Historic Genealogical Society, 1997), [FHL book 974.4 H2h 1997].

1640: Settled.

2 April 1884: Made a town, State 1884, c 127.

Archiac name:

Cataumet, Monument Village, North Sandwich, West Sandwich

Section/Villages within the town: Bournedale, Buzzards Bay, Cataumet, Gray Gables, Head of the Bay, Mashnee Island, Monument Beach, North Pocasset, Pocasset, Sacconeesett, Sagamore, Sagamore Beach, Sagamore Highlands, South Pocasset, Wenammet Neck (also called Wing's Neck).

Wikipedia: Bourne, Massachusetts

Boundary Changes

Neighboring Towns

Falmouth | Sandwich | Plymouth County Towns: Plymouth | Wareham

Resources

Biography

Cemeteries

Blackwell Cemetery
near 66 Sandwich Road
most of burials moved to Oakland Grove Cemetery

Bourne Family Cemetery
north of Main and Perry Sts.
Buzzards Bay

  1. Massachusetts Gravestone Photo Project
  2. Findagrave.com #1
  3. Findagrave.com #2

Cataumet Cemetery (est. 1768)
County Road
Cataumet

  1. Massachusetts Gravestone Photo Project
  2. USGS GNIS ID # 602048
  3. Google map
  4. Hometown Locator map
  5. Findagrave.com

Elijah Perry Grave (1814)
single grave at 388 County Rd
Monument Beach

  1. Massachusetts Gravestone Photo Project

Head of Bay Cemetery
Head of Bay Road
Buzzards Bay

  1. Massachusetts Gravestone Photo Project

Herring Pond Wampanoag Indian Cemetery (1849)
Little Sandy Point Rd
in Plymouth and Bourne

  1. Massachusetts Gravestone Photo Project

Indian Burial Hill
Herring Pond Road
Bournedale

  1. Massachusetts Gravestone Photo Project

Massachusetts National Cemetery
Massachusetts Military Reservation

  1. Massachusetts Gravestone Photo Project

Monument Beach Cemetery (1835)
County Road
Monument Beach

  1. Massachusetts Gravestone Photo Project

Nightingale Cemetery (1847)
off Herring Pond Road 1. Massachusetts Gravestone Photo Project , behind 3 Palmer Circle
Bournedale

  1. Massachusetts Gravestone Photo Project

Oakland Grove Cemetery (1866)
Shore Road

  1. Massachusetts Gravestone Photo Project

Old Bourne Cemetery aka Middle Monument (1740)
County Road

  1. Massachusetts Gravestone Photo Project

Packard Cemetery
off the beginning Head of Bay Road, near the junction of Wareham and Plymouth townline

  1. Massachusetts Gravestone Photo Project

Pocasset Cemetery
County Road
Pocasset

  1. Massachusetts Gravestone Photo Project

Sagamore Cemetery (ca. 1804)
Ben Abbey and Sandwich Roads
Sagamore

  1. Massachusetts Gravestone Photo Project

Church History and Records

History

Maps

  1. USGS GNIS FID 616366
  2. Google
  3. Hometown Locator

Minorities

Newspapers

Societies, Libraries and Museums

Websites

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