|Cemetery notes and/or description:|
This cemetery is surrounded by the M.C.I. Bridgewater Cemetery and is further south on Conant Street than the Conant Street Cemetery.
This cemetery was founded in 1778. It is owned by the Town of Bridgewater.
The Massachusetts Historical Commission refers to this cemetery in MACRIS as BRD804.
This cemetery is referred to in the book "Vital Records of Bridgewater, Massachusetts to 1850", Published by the New England Historic Genealogical Society, as G.R.13.
This cemetery is referred to in the book "Old Cemeteries of Southeastern Massachusetts" by Charles M Thatcher as "Small Pox Cem on Conant St near house of late Rufus Wood.".
This cemetery is referred to in the book "Epitaphs in Old Bridgewater, Massachusetts", by Williams Latham, as "Small-Pox Graveyards - in Bridgewater".