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This is a town owned cemetery. It was established in 1834, and some burials with earlier death dates are well-documented re-interments.
The Massachusetts Historical Commission refers to this cemetery in MACRIS as RCK801.
This burial place is referenced to in the book "Vital Records of Abington, Massachusetts to 1850", Published by the New England Historic Genealogical Society, as G.R.3. The town of Rockland separated from the town of Abington on March 9th, 1874).