|Cemetery notes and/or description:|
This is a privately owned cemetery. The oldest cemetery in Rochester and the the earliest stone is dated 1715.
The Massachusetts Historical Commission refers to this cemetery in MACRIS as ROC800.
This burial place is referenced to in the book "Vital Records of Rochester, Massachusetts to 1850", Published by the New England Historic Genealogical Society, as G.R.1.
This burial place is referenced to in the book "Old Cemeteries of Southeastern Massachusetts" by Charles M Thatcher as "Old Cemetery at Rochester".