Tolland

Year Incorporated
As a town: 1810



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Town Clerk
413-862-3265
413-258-4048 fax
Town Hall - 241 West Granville Rd
Tolland, MA 01034
1st Monday of Month: 6p-7p
and by appointment


Cemeteries

CEMETERY NAME
ESTABLISHED
ADDRESS (if known)
OTHER
Special thanks is due Susan Moore who has collected the information on the Tolland cemeteries, in part from the Tolland Historical Society.
Steadman Cemetery 1754 Rivers Rd.,
Tolland

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Notes: Earliest known marker: Samual Steadman I, b. 22 Jan 1754, d. 16 Jan 1759. Grave stones in this cemetery spell Steadman either with or without the "a" [Stedman]
Hamilton Burying Grounds 1763 South of Route 57 approx .5 miles east of Tolland Center Cemetery

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Notes: Earliest known marker: Thomas Hamilton 1763. This cemetery was visited by Benj. Jones of Granville in 1916. He listed 12 graves, but it was reported to him that the cemetery had 75 graves.
Spring Hill
or
Tolland Center Cemetery
1777 South of Route 57 approx .5 miles east of Tolland Center Cemetery

Likely same as W. Granville Rd/SR 57 at Heartland Rd Tolland

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Notes: Spring Hill which was originally named for Dan Spring or Tolland Center Cemetery, approximately 170 graves. Earliest known marker: Jesse Miller, 20 Aug 1777
Twining Cemetery Easliest known marker: Elizah Twining 1802 off route 57 approximately 2 miles west of Tolland center on the north side of the road about 600 feet from the road

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Babcock Cemetery 1807 on Blandford Rd., east of Schoolhouse Rd. towards Hall pond. 5 known graves

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Notes: Five known graves. Earliest known marker: Walter Babcock, 20 Sep 1807
South Quarter or Granger Cemetery 1832 Rivers Rd W of Hartland Rd. Tolland

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Notes: 38 known graves. Earliest known marker: Alexander Granger, 12Jun1832
Burt Hill Cemetery 1843 Burt Hill Rd. (see notes, below)

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Notes: Located .8 of a mile north on Burt Hill Rd. from the junction of Colebrook River Rd. on the east side of Burt Hill Rd. 49 known graves. Earliest known marker: Watson Hale, 26 Jul 1843
Hubbard or "Barnes District" 1843 Amos Case Rd. (see notes, below)

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Notes: We have guessed that this is on the Amos Case Rd., north of what was originally Barnes Mt. which today is called Bubbs Mt, 2 known graves. Earliest known marker: Alanson Hubbard 1855.
Moore Cemetery 1843 (see notes, below)

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Notes: Moore Cemetery, East of the Tunxis Club on north side of road approximately 700 ft before Schoolhouse Rd. 4 known graves. Earliest known marker: Edward Moore, 17 Jun 1866. It is reported that some or all of these remains were moved to Forest View Cemetery, Winsted, CT.

Other Pertinent Resources

Massachusetts Department of Housing and Community Development: List of Communities with Profiles.
Tolland Community Profile (DHCD) Department of Housing and Community Development statistics including government, population, education and other statistical distributions
Commonwealth Communities listed by county All communities in Massachusetts profiled here and organized by county.
Commonwealth Community Profile & Links related to the town including addresses of libraries.