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Historical Requests

 

Genealogical Research

Submit Biographical/Historical Info

 

Hope Cemetery

Worcester , Massachusetts

GENEALOGICAL REQUEST FORM

 

Step 1

Confirmation

 

First, find out if the person you are researching is actually buried in Hope Cemetery . Fill in the form below with his/her full name spelled correctly and the approximate date of death if possible. You will receive confirmation by mail or email as to whether he/she is indeed buried in Hope Cemetery .

 

Name:
Date of Death:
Name:
Date of Death:
Name:
Date of Death:

 

 

 

There is no charge for up to 3 names/ spelling variations . Additional names/ spellings are $5.00 each.

 

Name:
(required)
Email:
(required)
Address:
City:
State:
Zip:

 

 

Step 2

Request for Information

 

Once it has been confirmed that the individual you are researching is buried in Hope Cemetery , you may continue with your inquiry by requesting further information.

 

Burial records available at the cemetery including lot cards, burial permits and burial registers may provide the following information:

 

        • Date of death
        • Date of birth
        • Cause of death
        • Funeral home
        • Last place of residence
        • Age at death in years, months, days
        • Names of relations buried in the same lot
        • Status as a veteran

 

Please be aware that not all of the above information may be available.

 

The fee for each individual research request is $25.00. Payment must accompany your request.

Genealogical requests will be answered by mail only . Please be advised that research may take from 2 to 4 weeks.

 

Upon special request, a non-professional digital photograph of the gravesite will be mailed or emailed for an additional fee of $25.00.

 

Fill in the following request form and send it along with a check made payable to the Friends of Hope Cemetery to:

 

The Friends of Hope Cemetery

c/o Genealogical Research

119 Webster Street

Worcester , MA 01603

 

Click here for printable Request Form

 

 

 

Additional Worcester Area Research

 

* Birth , Marriage and Death Records

(1650 -1940)

 

* US Federal Census Records

(1790-1930)

 

* Worcester City and Housing Directories

(from 1842)

 

* Local Cemeteries

* Obituaries

 

 

To contract for additional genealogical research beyond the resources of Hope Cemetery contact:

 

M. Hill

14 Cobblestone Lane

Worcester , MA 01606

508-853-6816

 

MerryMMorgan@aol.com