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Following is a list of cemeteries in Williamsburg:<ref>[http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=csr&amp;amp;amp;amp;amp;CScn=&amp;amp;amp;amp;amp;CScntry=4&amp;amp;amp;amp;amp;CSst=48&amp;amp;amp;amp;amp;CScnty=2937 Find-a-Grave]</ref><ref>[http://www.topozone.com/states/Virginia.asp?county=Williamsburg+%28city%29&amp;amp;feature=Cemetery USGS Map], Topozone.com</ref>
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Following is a list of cemeteries in Williamsburg: <ref>[http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=csr&CScn=&CScntry=4&CSst=48&CScnty=2937 Find-a-Grave]</ref> <ref>[http://www.topozone.com/states/Virginia.asp?county=Williamsburg+%28city%29&amp;amp;amp;feature=Cemetery USGS Map], Topozone.com</ref>  
  
===Bruton Parish Church Cemetery===
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=== Bruton Parish Church Cemetery ===
  
[[Image:Bruton Parish Church Cemetery.jpg|thumb|right|150px|Bruton Parish Church Cemetery]]
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[[Image:Bruton Parish Church Cemetery.jpg|thumb|right|150px]]  
  
331 Duke of Gloucester Street <br> Williamsburg, Virginia 23185 <br><br> P.O. Box 3520 <br> Williamsburg, Virginia 23187 <br> (757) 229-2891
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331 Duke of Gloucester Street <br> Williamsburg, Virginia 23185 <br><br> P.O. Box 3520 <br> Williamsburg, Virginia 23187 <br> (757) 229-2891  
  
Starting in the 17th century, hundreds of people have been buried in the Bruton Parish Church cemetery. Because only the wealthy could afford stone markers, many of the graves were left unmarked. The cemetery has several table tombs, affordable only to the most wealthy.
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Starting in the 17th century, hundreds of people have been buried in the Bruton Parish Church cemetery. Because only the wealthy could afford stone markers, many of the graves were left unmarked. The cemetery has several table tombs, affordable only to the most wealthy.  
  
*[http://www.brutonparish.org/ Bruton Parish Episcopal Church Cemetery]
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*[http://www.brutonparish.org/ Bruton Parish Episcopal Church Cemetery]  
*[http://images.acswebnetworks.com/1/1318/ChurchyardTourColorBrochure061609.pdf Bruton Parish Church: A Self Guided Tour], Pamphlet
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*[http://images.acswebnetworks.com/1/1318/ChurchyardTourColorBrochure061609.pdf Bruton Parish Church: A Self Guided Tour], Pamphlet  
*[http://www.findagrave.com/php/famous.php?page=cem&amp;amp;amp;amp;amp;amp;amp;amp;amp;amp;amp;amp;amp;amp;amp;amp;amp;amp;amp;amp;FScemeteryid=754810 Find-a-Grave]
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*[http://www.findagrave.com/php/famous.php?page=cem&amp;amp;amp;amp;amp;amp;amp;amp;amp;amp;amp;amp;amp;amp;amp;amp;amp;amp;amp;FScemeteryid=754810 Find-a-Grave]
  
===Cedar Grove Memorial Garden===
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=== Cedar Grove Memorial Garden ===
  
[[Image:Cedar Grove Memorial Garden.jpg|thumb|150px|right|Cedar Grove Memorial Garden]]
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[[Image:Cedar Grove Memorial Garden.jpg|thumb|right|150px]]  
  
809 South Henry Street <br> Williamsburg, Virginia 23185 <br> (757) 220-6140 <br>[mailto:pubworks@williamsburgva.gov pubworks@williamsburgva.gov]<br>Hours of operation: Monday-Friday, 8:00 AM-4:30 PM
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809 South Henry Street <br> Williamsburg, Virginia 23185 <br> (757) 220-6140 <br>[mailto:pubworks@williamsburgva.gov pubworks@williamsburgva.gov]<br>Hours of operation: Monday-Friday, 8:00 AM-4:30 PM  
  
The cemetery is the only cemetery owned operated by the city of Williamsburg. Only residents of the city or former residents of ten years or more may be buried in the cemetery. Within its twenty acres, the Cedar Grove cemetery has a memorial garden, open to non-residents, dedicated for cremains. Granite monuments listing the names of the deceased surround the garden.
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The cemetery is the only cemetery owned operated by the city of Williamsburg. Only residents of the city or former residents of ten years or more may be buried in the cemetery. Within its twenty acres, the Cedar Grove cemetery has a memorial garden, open to non-residents, dedicated for cremains. Granite monuments listing the names of the deceased surround the garden.  
  
 
*[http://www.williamsburgva.gov/Index.aspx?page=234 Cedar Grove Cemetery]
 
*[http://www.williamsburgva.gov/Index.aspx?page=234 Cedar Grove Cemetery]
  
===Eastern State Hospital Cemetery===
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=== Eastern State Hospital Cemetery ===
  
[[Image:Eastern State Hospital Cemetery.jpg|thumb|right|150px|Eastern State Hospital Cemetery]]
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[[Image:Eastern State Hospital Cemetery.jpg|thumb|right|150px]]  
  
South Henry Street <br> Williamsburg, Virginia 23185 <br> GPS: N 37.2557 and W -76.70996
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South Henry Street <br> Williamsburg, Virginia 23185 <br> GPS: N 37.2557 and W -76.70996  
  
 
*[http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=cr&CRid=50694&CScn=eastern+state&CScntry=4& Find-a-Grave]
 
*[http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=cr&CRid=50694&CScn=eastern+state&CScntry=4& Find-a-Grave]
  
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===Galt Family Cemetery===
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=== Galt Family Cemetery ===
  
[[Image:Galt Family Cemetery.JPG|thumb|150px|right|Galt Family Cemetery]]
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[[Image:Galt Family Cemetery.JPG|thumb|right|150px]]  
  
The cemetery is located in Bicentennial Park on W Court Street. It holds the remains of members of the Galt family, intricately linked with Eastern State Hospital, that died between 1773 and 1866. There are no grave stones or markers. The cemetery is enclosed by a brick wall.
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The cemetery is located in Bicentennial Park on W Court Street. It holds the remains of members of the Galt family, intricately linked with Eastern State Hospital, that died between 1773 and 1866. There are no grave stones or markers. The cemetery is enclosed by a brick wall.  
  
 
*[http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=cr&CRid=2328326 Find-a-Grave]
 
*[http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=cr&CRid=2328326 Find-a-Grave]
  
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===Jones Family Cemetery===
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=== Jones Family Cemetery ===
  
[[Image:Jones_Family_Cemetery.JPG|thumb|150px|right|Jones Family Cemetery]]
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[[Image:Jones Family Cemetery.JPG|thumb|right|150px]]  
  
The cemetery is located in {{wpd|Colonial Williamsburg}} at the East end of Duke of Gloucester Street, near the rebuilt Virginia Capital Building
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The cemetery is located in {{wpd|Colonial Williamsburg}} at the East end of Duke of Gloucester Street, near the rebuilt Virginia Capital Building  
  
 
*[http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=cr&CRid=1875629&CScn=Jones&CScntry=4&CSst=48&CScnty=2937& Jones Family Cemetery]
 
*[http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=cr&CRid=1875629&CScn=Jones&CScntry=4&CSst=48&CScnty=2937& Jones Family Cemetery]
  
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===St. Bede Catholic Church Columbarium===
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=== St. Bede Catholic Church Columbarium ===
  
[[Image:St Bede Columbarium.jpg|thumb|right|150px|St. Bede Columbarium]]
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[[Image:St Bede Columbarium.jpg|thumb|right|150px]]  
  
3686 Ironbound Road <br> Williamsburg, Virginia 23188 <br><br> PO Box 5400 <br> Williamsburg, Virginia 23188 <br> (757) 229-3631
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3686 Ironbound Road <br> Williamsburg, Virginia 23188 <br><br> PO Box 5400 <br> Williamsburg, Virginia 23188 <br> (757) 229-3631  
  
The columbarium adjoins St. Bede Catholic Church
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The columbarium adjoins St. Bede Catholic Church  
  
*[http://www.bedeva.org/index.html St. Bede Catholic Church]
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*[http://www.bedeva.org/index.html St. Bede Catholic Church]  
*[http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=cr&CRid=2247916&CScntry=4&CSst=48&CScnty=2937& Find-a-Grave]
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*[http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=cr&CRid=2247916&CScntry=4&CSst=48&CScnty=2937& Find-a-Grave]  
 
*See also ''[[Columbarium]]''
 
*See also ''[[Columbarium]]''
  
== References ==
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== References ==
  
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Revision as of 21:32, 7 December 2010

United States > Virginia > Williamsburg > Cemeteries

Following is a list of cemeteries in Williamsburg: [1] [2]

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Bruton Parish Church Cemetery

Bruton Parish Church Cemetery.jpg

331 Duke of Gloucester Street
Williamsburg, Virginia 23185

P.O. Box 3520
Williamsburg, Virginia 23187
(757) 229-2891

Starting in the 17th century, hundreds of people have been buried in the Bruton Parish Church cemetery. Because only the wealthy could afford stone markers, many of the graves were left unmarked. The cemetery has several table tombs, affordable only to the most wealthy.

Cedar Grove Memorial Garden

Cedar Grove Memorial Garden.jpg

809 South Henry Street
Williamsburg, Virginia 23185
(757) 220-6140
pubworks@williamsburgva.gov
Hours of operation: Monday-Friday, 8:00 AM-4:30 PM

The cemetery is the only cemetery owned operated by the city of Williamsburg. Only residents of the city or former residents of ten years or more may be buried in the cemetery. Within its twenty acres, the Cedar Grove cemetery has a memorial garden, open to non-residents, dedicated for cremains. Granite monuments listing the names of the deceased surround the garden.

Eastern State Hospital Cemetery

Eastern State Hospital Cemetery.jpg

South Henry Street
Williamsburg, Virginia 23185
GPS: N 37.2557 and W -76.70996




Galt Family Cemetery

Galt Family Cemetery.JPG

The cemetery is located in Bicentennial Park on W Court Street. It holds the remains of members of the Galt family, intricately linked with Eastern State Hospital, that died between 1773 and 1866. There are no grave stones or markers. The cemetery is enclosed by a brick wall.



Jones Family Cemetery

Jones Family Cemetery.JPG

The cemetery is located in Colonial Williamsburg at the East end of Duke of Gloucester Street, near the rebuilt Virginia Capital Building





St. Bede Catholic Church Columbarium

St Bede Columbarium.jpg

3686 Ironbound Road
Williamsburg, Virginia 23188

PO Box 5400
Williamsburg, Virginia 23188
(757) 229-3631

The columbarium adjoins St. Bede Catholic Church

References