Cemeteries in Andover

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*[http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=cr&CRid=640791 Chapel Cemetery at Phillips Academy]
**Originally the cemetery for the Andover Theological Seminary
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* ''Andover Townsman'', May 2, 2002
* ''Andover Townsman'', May 2, 2002
*[http://andover.essexcountyma.net/cemeteryindex.html Andover Church and Cemetery Guide]
See also
See also

Revision as of 19:53, September 21, 2011

  • Jenkins Family Cemetery
    • Located off Douglas Road near the Jenkins Farmhouse.
    • Graves in this cemetery date back to 1752.

  • North Parish Burial Ground in North Andover
    • Located on Academy Road in North Andover
    • First burial ground established in Andover. Andover split into the North Parish (North Andover) and South Parish (Andover) in 1855.
    • Memorial Hall Library Reference Desk has a notebook listing of all graves.


  • Saint Francis Seminary Cemetery
    • On River Road

  • Spring Grove Cemetery
    • This is the Andover town cemetery. At the annual town meeting on March 1, 1869, it was voted to purchase land for the cemetery. A history of the cemetery is contained in a pamphlet entited "Spring Grove Cemetery: Information and rules and regulations, June 30, 1941.
    • An online search by name is located on the town's website Spring Grove Cemetery search

  • Temple Emanuel Cemetery
    • Corbett and Mount Vernon Street

  • United Lebanese Cemetery
    • Corbett Street

  • Woodbridge Family Graveyard
    • Behind 89 Jenkins Road
    • Only 12 stones remain in this unused family graveyard.
    • Originally the Samuel Jenkins family was buried there. They have all been reinterred at Spring Grove.
    • The town adopted the cemetery at the 2002 town meeting.


See also

  • The Andover Historical Society has a list of cemetery inventories for Christ Church, St. Augustine's, Phillips Academy Chapel, Spring Grove, West Parish cemeteries.

--Eleanor 15:41, June 13, 2006 (EDT)

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