Cemetery Records

Barnstable County

George, Diane Hume
Epitaph and icon – A field guide to the old burying grounds of Cape Cod, Martha's Vineyard and Nantucket. ©1983

Gibson, Marjorie
Historical and Genealogical Atlas and Guide to Barnstable County, Mass. ©1995

Barnstable (Town)

Bunnell, Paul J.
Cemetery Inscriptions of the Town of Barnstable, Massachusetts and its Villages. ©1992, also revised edition.

Dows, Rebecca
Tombstone Inscriptions, Phinney Lane, Cemetery, Centerville, Mass. ca. 1975. Tombstone inscriptions from the cemetery behind the South Congregational Church, Centerville. ca. 1975.

Hinckley, Gustavus
Tombstone Records to Early 1890's from Three Barnstable, Mass. Cemeteries, ca. 1890, transcribed 1988.


Keene, Betsey D.
History of the "Old Bourne Cemetery" 1740–1930


First Parish Brewster Old Burial Ground, Gravestone Map, ca. 1999.


Weiler, Margaret H.
Cemetery inscriptions: Congregational & soldiers cemetery, Evergreen cemetery, Eastham, Mass. Cove Burying Ground 1660–1770. Bridge Road cemetery 1754–1886.


Benes, Peter Masks of Orthodoxy: Folk gravestone carving in Plymouth County, Massachusetts. ©1977.


Cook, Lurana H.
Provincetown, Massachusetts cemetery inscriptions. ca.1980


Holway, Jerome (Mrs.)
The Old Cemetery, Sandwich, Massachusetts. ca.1908.


Dyer, John B.
Inscriptions from gravestones in the old North Cemetery, Truro, Mass. from 1713 to 1840. ca.1897


Duck Creek Cemetery, Wellfleet, Mass.
Stones including and prior to 1850 I vol. handscript

Rich, Frederick, editor
Wellfleet, Truro and Cape Cod Cemetery inscriptions; vital records ca.1969–1971. Wellfleet Historical Society.

Rich, Frederick, editor
Wellfleet, Truro and Cape Cod. Cemetery inscriptions. Section nine: Pleasant Hill and Oak Dale Cemeteries, Wellfleet, Mass. ca.1936

Woods Hole

Brown, Oliver B.
Village cemetery and the church yard, Church of the Messiah, Woods Hole, Mass. ca.1969.


Bowman, George Ernest
Gravestone records in the ancient cemetery and the Woodside cemetery, Yarmouth, Mass. ca.1906.


See also: Ancient Sears Burial ground - Brewster, Colonial Gravestones of Barnstable County, Massachusetts - Robert Carlson, Barnstable County Cemetery locations