Center AKA First Parish Cemetery, Rochester, Plymouth, Massachusetts, USA


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Latitude: 41.73015, Longitude: -70.81858
Center AKA First Parish Cemetery

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Dexter Lane
Rochester
Plymouth County
Massachusetts USA

This is a privately owned cemetery. The oldest cemetery in Rochester and the the earliest stone is dated 1715.

The Massachusetts Historical Commission refers to this cemetery in MACRIS as ROC800.

This burial place is referenced to in the book "Vital Records of Rochester, Massachusetts to 1850", Published by the New England Historic Genealogical Society, as G.R.1.

This burial place is referenced to in the book "Old Cemeteries of Southeastern Massachusetts" by Charles M Thatcher as "Old Cemetery at Rochester".


Headstones

 Thumb Description Status Location Name (Died/Buried)
Lieut. Samuel Sprague gravestone
Lieut. Samuel Sprague gravestone

HERE LYES Ye
BODY OF LIUt SAMLL
SPRAGUE WHO DECd
JULY Ye 25th
1740 IN
Ye 70th YEAR
OF HIS AGE

 
Located  Latitude: 41.73015, Longitude: -70.81858  Lieut. SPRAGUE Samuel (d. 25 Jul 1740)
 
Ruth (Alden) Sprague gravestone
Ruth (Alden) Sprague gravestone

IN MEMORY
OF Mrs RUTH
SPRAGUE THE
WIDOW OF
Mr SAMUEL
SPRAGUE WHO
DIED JULY 2
1758 IN THE 88th
YEAR OF HER
AGE

 
Located  Latitude: 41.73015, Longitude: -70.81858  ALDEN Ruth (d. 2 Jul 1758)