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The Forest Dale Cemetery was designed in 1884 by F.R. Page, a Boston surveyor, as the primary civic burial ground for Malden. It was dedicated on Memorial Day in 1885. The first interment was in June 1885.
This cemetery sits on 61 acres. The earliest death date is 1885. In 2002 there were over 30,000 headstones.
The Massachusetts Historical Commission refers to this cemetery in MACRIS as MAL.804 Forest Dale Cemetery.