|Cemetery notes and/or description:|
Acquired from local farmers by the town as a burial ground in 1761, it was originally called the West Burying Ground. Many of those interred here are significant in the history of the Town of Westford. War veterans, mill owners and operatives, farmers and business people occupy the approximately 400 visible burials.
Burials continued in Westlawn until 1999.
The Massachusetts Historical Commission refers to this cemetery in MACRIS as WSR.807 Westlawn Cemetery.
This cemetery is referred to as GR2 Westlawn Cemetery in the "Vital Records of Westford Massachusetts to the end of the year 1849."
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