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==== Cemeteries  ====
 
==== Cemeteries  ====
  
'''Blackwell Cemetery'''<br> near 66 Sandwich Road<br> most of burials moved to Oakland Grove Cemetery
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15 known cemeteries - go to its [[Bourne,_Massachusetts_Cemeteries|own page]] for detailed information.
 
 
'''Bourne Family Cemetery'''<br>north of Main and Perry Sts.<br>Buzzards Bay
 
 
 
#[http://www.magravestones.org/cemetery.php?cemID=571 Massachusetts Gravestone Photo Project]
 
#[http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=cr&CRid=2270680 Findagrave.com] #1
 
#[http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=cr&CRid=2314093 Findagrave.com] #2
 
 
 
'''Cataumet Cemetery (est. 1768)'''<br>County Road<br>Cataumet
 
 
 
#[http://www.magravestones.org/cemetery.php?cemID=24 Massachusetts Gravestone Photo Project]
 
#USGS GNIS ID # [http://geonames.usgs.gov/pls/gnispublic/f?p=gnispq:3:::NO::P3_FID:602048 602048]
 
#[http://maps.google.com/maps?f=q&source=s_q&hl=en&q=Cataumet+Cemetery,+Massachusetts&vps=4&jsv=175c&sll=42.344335,-70.298767&sspn=0.92163,1.766052&ie=UTF8&ei=5lOsSpLfJ6fAjgPuh4DyDA&cd=1&usq=Cataumet+Cemetery&dtab=7&cid=13643058143783749799&li=lmd Google] map
 
#[http://massachusetts.hometownlocator.com/maps/bigmap.cfm?fid=602048 Hometown Locator] map
 
#[http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=cr&CRid=90845 Findagrave.com]
 
 
 
'''Elijah Perry Grave (1814)'''<br>single grave at 388 County Rd<br>Monument Beach
 
 
 
#[http://www.magravestones.org/cemetery.php?cemID=134 Massachusetts Gravestone Photo Project][http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=cr&CRid=90845 <br>]
 
 
 
'''Head of Bay Cemetery'''<br>Head of Bay Road<br>Buzzards Bay
 
 
 
#[http://www.magravestones.org/cemetery.php?cemID=24 Massachusetts Gravestone Photo Project]
 
 
 
'''Herring Pond Wampanoag Indian Cemetery (1849)'''<br>Little Sandy Point Rd<br>in Plymouth and Bourne
 
 
 
#[http://www.magravestones.org/cemetery.php?cemID=573 Massachusetts Gravestone Photo Project]
 
#[http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=cr&CRid=2196024 Findagrave.com]
 
 
 
'''Indian Burial Hill'''<br>Herring Pond Road<br>Bournedale
 
 
 
#[http://www.magravestones.org/cemetery.php?cemID=574 Massachusetts Gravestone Photo Project]
 
 
 
'''Massachusetts National Cemetery'''<br>Massachusetts Military Reservation
 
 
 
#[http://www.magravestones.org/cemetery.php?cemID=96 Massachusetts Gravestone Photo Project]
 
#[http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=cr&CRid=109426 Findagrave.com]
 
#[http://www.cem.va.gov/cems/nchp/massachusetts.asp Veterans Administration]
 
 
 
'''Monument Beach Cemetery (1835)'''<br>County Road<br>Monument Beach
 
 
 
#[http://www.magravestones.org/cemetery.php?cemID=101 Massachusetts Gravestone Photo Project]
 
#[http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=cr&CRid=91233 Findagrave.com]
 
 
 
'''Nightingale Cemetery (1847)'''<br>off Herring Pond Road 1. Massachusetts Gravestone Photo Project , behind 3 Palmer Circle<br>Bournedale
 
 
 
#[http://www.magravestones.org/cemetery.php?cemID=575 Massachusetts Gravestone Photo Project]
 
 
 
'''Oakland Grove Cemetery (1866)'''<br>Shore Road
 
 
 
#[http://www.magravestones.org/cemetery.php?cemID=118 Massachusetts Gravestone Photo Project]
 
#[http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=cr&CRid=91370 Findagrave.com]
 
 
 
'''Old Bourne Cemetery aka Middle Monument (1740)'''<br>County Road
 
 
 
#[http://www.magravestones.org/cemetery.php?cemID=122 Massachusetts Gravestone Photo Project]
 
#[http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=cr&CRid=91372 Findagrave.com]
 
 
 
'''Packard Cemetery'''<br>off the beginning Head of Bay Road, near the junction of Wareham and Plymouth townline
 
 
 
#[http://www.magravestones.org/cemetery.php?cemID=576 Massachusetts Gravestone Photo Project]
 
 
 
'''Pocasset Cemetery'''<br>County Road<br>Pocasset
 
 
 
#[http://www.magravestones.org/cemetery.php?cemID=144 Massachusetts Gravestone Photo Project]
 
#[http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=cr&CRid=2139627 Findagrave.com]
 
 
 
'''Sagamore Cemetery (ca. 1804)'''<br>Ben Abbey and Sandwich Roads<br>Sagamore
 
 
 
#[http://www.magravestones.org/cemetery.php?cemID=156 Massachusetts Gravestone Photo Project]  
 
#[http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=cr&CRid=1200274 Findagrave.com]
 
  
 
==== Church History and Records  ====
 
==== Church History and Records  ====

Revision as of 03:58, 3 October 2009

United States > Massachustts > Barnstable County > Bourne

Town Hall

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

15 known cemeteries - go to its own page for detailed information.

Church History and Records

History

Maps

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

Minorities

Newspapers

Societies, Libraries and Museums

Websites

References