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Medford Cemetery Information

Medford Cemetery Department

Medford Cemetery Department
Oak Grove Cemetery
230 Playstead Road
Medford, MA 02155.
Phone: (781) 393-2488
Monday-Friday 8:00am-4:00pm
Please note that they are closed for lunch from 12pm-1pm.


Salem Street Burial Ground

Located in Medford Square, between Salem St. and Riverside Ave. It was acquired by the town of Medford by May of 1717. The earliest stone is marked 1683. The last burial took place in 1881. Transcriptions of the graves are available at the Medford Public Library and the Medford Historical Society, and online at

Salem Street graves


Cross Street Burial Ground

Originally located on the west side of Cross Street. Burials were made here between 1816 and the early 1900s. The graves were all moved to a fenced off section of Oak Grove Cemetery in 1958 to make way for the construction of Rt. 93. Transcriptions of the graves are available at the Medford Historical Society.

Cross St. Plaque


Oak Grove Cemetery

Purchased by the town in 1852. According to Medford Past and Present - "there is no record of internments before 1886." The cemetery is still in use today. 1,264 internments are listed on Call the cemetery department for other listings.

Oak Grove Cemetery


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Oak Grove Cemetery at - The site lists 1,264 internments.
Salem Street Cemetery at - All 693 internments in this cemetery.

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