Cemetery Records, Shiawassee County

The information about the location of active, inactive and abandoned cemeteries in Shiawassee County was provided by the County Clerks office. Cemeteries are listed by township. Editor's note: There are two Pine Tree Cemeteries listed. One in Burns Twp. and the other in Caledonia Twp.

ANTRIM TOWNSHIP

ANTRIM MISSION CEMETERY: Site obliterated.
It was located in section 18, on Britton Road. Graves were moved to Bethany Cemetery. This was a Catholic cemetery.

BEARD CEMETERY: Inactive.
Located in section 19, at Cork and Beard Roads. It is township owned. Burials were recorded at the State of Michigan Library in Lansing.

DURFEE (MAINE) CEMETERY: Inactive.
Located in section 33, on Scribner Road. It is township owned and recorded at the State of Michigan Library in Lansing.

GLASS RIVER CEMETERY: Active.
Located in section 21, on Ellsworth and Godfrey Roads. It is township owned and recorded at the State of Michigan Library.

MELVIN GRAVE: Single grave.
Located in section 19, on Beard Road is the grave of Lyman Melvin. He died 13 Feb. 1850.

BENNINGTON TOWNSHIP

ALITON CEMETERY; INACTIVE.
The location of this cemetery is unknown but the burials are recorded at the State of Michigan Library.

ALTON CEMETERY: Active.
Located in section 23, on W. Grand River Road. It is township owned and is recorded at the State of Michigan Library in Lansing.

HOWARD CEMETERY: Active.
Located in section 36, on W. Tyrell Road. It is township owned and recorded at the State of Michigan Library.

OAKWOOD CEMETERY: Active.
Located in section 3, at Bennington and M-52 Roads. It is township owned and recorded at the State of Michigan Library.

BURNS TOWNSHIP

BURGESS CEMETERY: Inactive.
Located in section 9, four miles south of Durand on Cole Rd. Near Barnes Rd. Burials recorded at State of Michigan Library.

BYRON CEMETERY: Active.
Located in section 24, in the village of Byron. It is village owned.

KNAGG'S BRIDGE CEMETERY: Inactive.
Located in section 2, on Miller Road. It is township owned and recorded at the State of Michigan Library.

PINE TREE CEMETERY: Inactive.
Located in section 9, on Cole Road. Township owned.

UNKNOWN CEMETERY: Inactive.
Location is unknown, but burials are recorded at the State of Michigan Library.

UNION PLAINS CEMETERY: Active.
Located in section 17, at Grand River and Reed Roads. Association owned.

CALEDONIA TOWNSHIP

COUNTY POOR FARM CEMETERY: Inactive.
Located in section 32, on Lyons Road. It is county owned.

HAWKINS (ACKERSON) CEMETERY: Active.
Located in section 25, on Lytle Road. It is township owned and recorded at the State of Michigan Library.

OWOSSO CEMETERY: Site obliterated.
Was located in Section 18, in Owosso. Graves were moved to Oak Hill Cemetery in the 1870's.

PINETREE CEMETERY: Active.
Located in section 21 in Corunna. City owned.

ST. MARY'S CATHOLIC CEMETERY: Active.
Located in section 33, at State and Hibbard Roads. Church owned.

FAIRFIELD TOWNSHIP

FAIRFIELD #1 CEMETERY: Inactive.
Located in section 26, at Vincent and Riley Roads. It is township owned and recorded at the State of Michigan Library.

FAIRFIELD #2 CEMETERY : Active.
Located in section 26, at Vincent and Juddville Roads. Township owned.

HAZELTON TOWNSHIP

CUMMINS (JUDDS CORNERS) CEMETERY: Abandoned.
Located in section 34, on New Lothrop Road. It is recorded at the State of Michigan Library.

ELMWOOD CEMETERY: Active.
Located in section 11, in New Lothrop. Township owned.

NORTH RIDGE CEMETERY: Abandoned.
Located in section 6, on North Ridge Road. It is recorded at the State of Michigan Library.

VIETZ CEMETERY: Site obliterated.
Located in section 7, on Easton Road.

MIDDLEBURY CEMETERY

MIDDLEBURY CEMETERY: Active.
Located in section 27 on Krouse Road. Township owned.

NEW HAVEN TOWNSHIP

EASTON CEMETERY: Active.
Located in section 10, on Easton Road. Township owned.

NEW HAVEN CEMETERY: Inactive.
Located in section 18, at Seymour and Henderson Roads. It is township owned and recorded at the State of Michigan Library.

WEST HAVEN CEMETERY: Active.
Located in section 19, at Seymour and Henderson Roads. Township owned.

OWOSSO TOWNSHIP AND CITY

CARSON CEMETERY: Site obliterated.
Located in section 11, on Wilkinson Road.

DYNES CEMETERY:
Located in section 35, at Delaney and M-47 Roads. Bodies moved to Hillcrest Cemetery in 1923.

HILLCREST MEMORIAL GARDENS: Active.
Located in section 24, in Owosso. Corporation owned.

OAK GROVE (DEWEY) CEMETERY: Active.
Located in section 20, on Sherman Road. Township owned.

OAK HILL CEMETERY: Active.
Located in section 24, on Washington Street in Owosso. Corporation owned.

ST. PAUL'S CEMETERY: Active.
Located in section 25, on Morrice Road. Owned by St. Paul's Church.

PERRY TOWNSHIP

BETHANY CEMETERY: Active.
Located in section 14, on Morrice Road. This is a Catholic cemetery and is church owned.

PERRY CEMETERY: Now part of Roselawn Cemetery.

ROSELAWN CEMETERY: Active.
Located in section 23, on Ellsworth Road. It is township owned and recorded at the State of Michigan Library.

RUSH TOWNSHIP

MT. HOPE (HENDERSON) CEMETERY: Active.
Located in section 25, at M-47 and Juddville Roads. It is township owned and recorded at the State of Michigan Library.

NEW RIVERSIDE CEMETERY: Active.
Located in section 23, on Chipman Road. Township owned.

RIVERSIDE CEMETERY: Active.
Located in section 23, on Chipman Road. It is township owned and recorded at the State of Michigan Library.

SCIOTA TOWNSHIP

LAINGSBURG CEMETERY: Active.
Located in section 21, on Woodbury Road. Association owned.

MT. OLIVET CEMETERY: Active.
Located in section 21. Catholic cemetery. Church owned.

PUTNAM CEMETERY: INACTIVE.
Location unknown. Burials are recorded at the State of Michigan Library in Lansing.

SCIOTA #2 CEMETERY: Active.
Located in section 3, on Putnam Road. It is township owned and recorded at the State of Michigan Library.

SHIAWASSEE TOWNSHIP

FREMONT CEMETERY: Active.
Located in section 27, on Grand River Road. Township owned.

HOARD CEMETERY: Inactive.
Located in section 33, at State and Tyrell Roads. Association owned. Burials recorded at the State of Michigan Library.

MAPLE RIVER CEMETERY: Active.
Located in section 7 at Bennington and Colby Roads. It is association owned and recorded at the State of Michigan Library.

NEWBURG (SOUTH NEWBURG) CEMETERY: Active.
Located in section 14, in Bancroft. It is township owned and recorded at the State of Michigan Library.

VENICE TOWNSHIP

WILKINSON CEMETERY:Active.
Located in section 7, at Shipman and Vernon Roads. It is township owned and recorded at the State of Michigan Library.

YERIAN (SOUTH VENICE) CEMETERY: Active.
Located in section 33, at Yerian and Brooks Roads. It is township owned and recorded at the State of Michigan Library.

VERNON TOWNSHIP

CHALKER CEMETERY: Abandoned.
Located in section 4, on Durand Road.

GARDENER GRAVE: Inactive.
Located in section 22, in Durand. Grave of Loren Gardner. Burial recorded at State of Michigan Library.

GREENWOOD CEMETERY: Active.
Located in section 6, in Vernon. Corporation owned.

LOVEJOY CEMETERY: Active.
Located in section 33, on Prior Road. Association owned.

WOODHULL TOWNSHIP

GRAHAM CEMETERY: Active.
Located in section 9, at Pulver and Britton Roads. It is township owned and recorded at the State of Michigan Library.

KAY FAMILY CEMETERY: Inactive.
Located in section 13, on Britton Road. Privately owned.

OAK PLAIN CEMETERY: Active.
Located in section 24, on Shaftsburg Road. Township owned.

ST. PATRICK'S (CORCORAN) CEMETERY: Active.
Located in section 33, on Woodbury Road. Catholic cemetery. Church owned. Burials recorded at State of Michigan Library.

SHAFTSBURG CEMETERY: Site obliterated.
Located in section 23, on Beard Road. Bodies moved to Oak Plain Cemetery.

SPRAGUE CEMETERY: Inactive.
Located in section 4, on Winegar Road. All but one grave moved to Graham Cemetery.

UNKNOWN CEMETERY: Site obliterated.
Located in section 12, on Britton Road.

 

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Title Author Hits
Alton Cemetery Part 1, Shiawassee County Written by Data Manager 458
Alton Cemetery Part 2, Shiawassee County Written by Data Manager 334
Alton Cemetery Part 3, Shiawassee County Written by Data Manager 512
Beard Cemetery, Shiawassee County Written by Data Manager 663
Bethany Cemetery, Shiawassee County Written by Data Manager 670
Byron Cemetery, Part 1, Shiawassee County Written by Data Manager 431
Byron Cemetery, Part 2, Shiawassee County Written by Data Manager 362
Byron Cemetery, Part 3, Shiawassee County Written by Data Manager 598
Byron Cemetery, Part 4 - Page 1, Shiawassee County Written by Data Manager 328
Byron Cemetery, Part 4 - Page 2, Shiawassee County Written by Data Manager 341