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Narragansett, Rhode Island

Cemetery Location Descriptions

 

 Click on the cemetery number for location, description and other information about each cemetery.

Contact information for currently operating cemeteries has been given where known.
All other cemeteries are assumed to be either privately owned or the owner is unknown.



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         HISTORICAL CEMETERY #: NG001     WILLIAM KNOWLES LOT                     NARRAGANSETT RI



           Location: 500 ft north of GREEN MEADOW DR - BETWEEN #17 & #20 at TEL pole # 3379



            20 burials with 14    inscriptions from 1815 to 1873



            40  ft x 60   ft in fair condition enclosed with a stone wall; sign missing



            NOTE: Harris # 77  1880: "although well fenced, in poor condition"                                                  



                                                                                                                          



            500 ft north of Green Meadow Dr. between #17 and #20. Can be reached more easily from point Judith Road just  



            north of Sand Hill Cove Road at tel pole #800/162. It is 300 feet east of this pole.                          



            This cemetery has been recorded and checked.



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         HISTORICAL CEMETERY #: NG002     GREEN KENYON LOT                        NARRAGANSETT RI



           Location: 15 ft north of GREEN KENYON RD at TEL pole # 1714



            10 burials with 1    inscriptions from 1832 to 1832



            30  ft x 40   ft in fair condition enclosed with a stone wall; sign in good condition



            NOTE: On west side of Point Judith Road, opposite the water tank.  Between tel pole #1714 & 1714 1/2 and 50 ft east 



            of Ed A's Lane.                                                                                               



            This cemetery has been recorded and checked.



 
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         HISTORICAL CEMETERY #: NG003     GIBSON AVE CEMETERY                     NARRAGANSETT RI



           Location: 40 ft west of GIBSON AVE-OPPOSITE WELLS ESTATE (DRUID DREAM at TEL pole # 1675



            9 burials with 0    inscriptions 



            50  ft x 50   ft in good condition no enclosure; sign not installed yet



            NOTE: Opposite the Well's estate called Druid's Dream.  There are 8 four foot urns without inscriptions, in a       



            circle.                                                                                                       



            This cemetery has been recorded and checked.



 
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         HISTORICAL CEMETERY #: NG004     JOSEPH N AUSTIN LOT                     NARRAGANSETT RI



           Location: 800 ft south of FODDERING FARM RD



            10 burials with 10    inscriptions from 1828 to 1853



            NOTE: george Harris #210 27 Oct 1880 "A short distance southwest from the Upper Pt. Judith Schoolhouse a burial yard



            of the Austin Family lot walled in good condition but inside enclosure neglected."                            



                                                                                                                          



	             500 ft off Pt Judith Rd west of NEL pole #2320; enter at house #20 on Foddering Farm Road and go SE about 500 



            feet to the cemetery.                                                                                         



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         HISTORICAL CEMETERY #: NG005     CONGDON-PERKINS LOT                     NARRAGANSETT RI



           Location: 15 ft north of SOUTH PIER RD



            18 burials with 13    inscriptions from 1831 to 1905



            40  ft x 50   ft in fair condition enclosed with a stone wall; sign in poor condition



            NOTE: Harris #54                                                                                                    



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         HISTORICAL CEMETERY #: NG006     LUCKY STAR CEMETERY                     NARRAGANSETT RI



           Location: 15 ft west of PT JUDITH RD at TEL pole # 108 



            50 burials with 29    inscriptions 



            50  ft x 100  ft in fair condition enclosed with a stone wall; sign in good condition



            NOTE: Harris #87; 3 Apr. 1880; The Kenyopn yard on the west side of the Point Judith Road a little south of the     



            lower Pier Road, lot walled though kept in poor condition.                                                    



                                                                                                                          



	             Between road and shopping center.                                                                             



            This cemetery has been recorded and checked.
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         HISTORICAL CEMETERY #: NG007     AVICE STREET CEMETERY                   NARRAGANSETT RI



           Location: 15 ft east of AVICE ST AT HOMELAND AVE at TEL pole # 2682



            2 burials 



            NOTE: no sign of these gravestones in 1993                                                                          



            This cemetery has been recorded but not checked.



 
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         HISTORICAL CEMETERY #: NG008     THOMAS MUMFORD BURIAL GROUND            NARRAGANSETT RI



           Location: 100 ft north of KINGSTOWN RD at TEL pole # 50  



            60 burials with 4    inscriptions from 1707 to 1765



            25  ft x 25   ft in good condition no enclosure; sign in good condition



            NOTE: Harris #52  -  Next to tennis courts in Sprague Park.  In 1880 Harris found "33 full graves and 23 smaller    



            ones are in this yard marked with rude stones only."                                                          



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         HISTORICAL CEMETERY #: NG009     ROBINSON LOT                            NARRAGANSETT RI



           Location: 1600 ft west of CANONCHET FARM



            12 burials 



            75  ft x 110  ft in fair condition enclosed with a stone wall; sign in good condition



            NOTE: Harris #51 in 1880 he mentioned that many graves had been removed toRiverside Cemetery in Wakefield.  4 slate 



            tablet stones are there in theRobinson lot.                                                                   



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         HISTORICAL CEMETERY #: NG010     FRANKLIN-GARDINER CEMETERY              NARRAGANSETT RI



           Location: 15 ft south of SOUTH FERRY RD at TEL pole # 231 



            97 burials with 21    inscriptions from 1761 to 1876



            35  ft x 35   ft in fair condition enclosed with a stone wall; sign in fair condition



            NOTE: Harris #94, 9 May 1880  opposite Meeting House on ferry hill is an ancient burial yard unprotected and in poor



            order being overgrown with briar..."                                                                          



            This cemetery has been recorded and checked.



 
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         HISTORICAL CEMETERY #: NG011     STANGON LOT                             NARRAGANSETT RI



           Location: 800 ft north of SOUTH FERRY RD-BEHIND SO FERRY CHURCH at TEL pole # 231 



            28 burials with 4    inscriptions from 1834 to 1879



            40  ft x 40   ft in fair condition enclosed with a stone wall; sign ???



            NOTE: Harris # 93 9 May 1880 he found 4 marble stones, then "north of here 6 graves unmarked, 5 in line east the    



            same, 4 in next line the same, 4 large and 3 small in next line the same, 2 small in the furthest east the    



            same."                                                                                                        



                                                                                                                          



                 The four Stanton stones were removed to No. Kingstown Elm Grove Cemetery NK026                                



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         HISTORICAL CEMETERY #: NG012     BOSTON NECK CEMETERY                    NARRAGANSETT RI



           Location: 1200 ft west of BOSTON NECK RD - ROUTE 1A at TEL pole # 234 



            1 burials 



            NOTE: foot path 100 ft south of NK-NG town line, 1/4 mile in back of NEL pole#234                                   



            2 graves, stone wall, stones down flat.                                                                       



            This cemetery has not been recorded.



 
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         HISTORICAL CEMETERY #: NG013     ROWLAND ROBINSON LOT                    NARRAGANSETT RI



           Location: 10 ft east of GINGER LANE at TEL pole # 5-1 



            5 burials with 5    inscriptions from 1773 to 1833



            45  ft x 35   ft in good condition enclosed with a stone wall; sign in good condition



            NOTE: Ginger Lane off Riverdell Dr. opposite #9 Ginger Lane, beside road.                                           



                                                                                                                          



                 follow path 1000 ft to house ruins. Turn left to walled burial ground.                                        



            pole 237 1/2/4831                                                                                             



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         HISTORICAL CEMETERY #: NG014     COLLINS LOT                             NARRAGANSETT RI



           Location: 200 ft south of HORIZON DR - AT #37



            5 burials with 4    inscriptions from 1847 to 1876



            35  ft x 35   ft in fair condition enclosed with a stone wall; sign in good condition



            NOTE: Harris # 91 "on land now owned by Joseph G Johnson between his house and the river is a burial yard ...       



            walled." (1880)   1895 map J G Johnson house East of river & west of church several 100 yds North of So Ferry 



            Rd.  On SW corner of lot at #37 Horizon Rd.  Bordered on south side by Environmental Protection Agency        



            complex.                                                                                                      



            This cemetery has been recorded and checked.



 
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         HISTORICAL CEMETERY #: NG015     JOHN H KNOWLES LOT                      NARRAGANSETT RI



           Location: 10 ft north of ANGLERS COURT at TEL pole # 5   



            4 burials with 4    inscriptions from 1832 to 1850



            35  ft x 55   ft in good condition enclosed with a stone wall; sign missing



            NOTE: Harris #79  "On land of Jeremiah P Robinson near the Pt Judith Light ...walled"                               



            41 deg. 22.316 x 71 deg. 29.265                                                                               



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         HISTORICAL CEMETERY #: NG016     WILKINS UPDIKE LOT                      NARRAGANSETT RI



             [REMOVED TO ST PAUL'S CEMETERY NO KINGSTOWN]



            NOTE: Harris # 50 1880 "on land of E W Browning west side of Rd in open field, lot protected by granite posts & iron



            rails, lot about 2 rods square called the Updike Lot"  Probably was on Old Boston Neck Road.                  



                                                                                                                          



                 Removed to NK044 St. Paul's Church yard                                                                       



            This cemetery has been recorded but not checked.



 
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         HISTORICAL CEMETERY #: NG212     BROWN LOT                               NARRAGANSETT RI



            south of GIBSON AVE



            NOTE: Harris # 212 1880 "On land of John K Brown north of his house in orchard"                                     



            This cemetery has been recorded but not checked.



 
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         HISTORICAL CEMETERY #: NG213     INDIAN CEMETERY                         NARRAGANSETT RI



             GIBSON AVE



            NOTE: Harris # 213 1880 "on land of John K Brown west of his house beside wood discovered in digging for stables.   



            There are no markers"                                                                                         



            This cemetery has been recorded but not checked.



 
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         HISTORICAL CEMETERY #: NG214     HAZARD LOT                              NARRAGANSETT RI



             BOSTON NECK RD-RTE #1A



            NOTE: Harris #47 1880 "on land now owned by E D Browning known as the George Brown Farm beside the road is a burial 



            yard unprotected."                                                                                            



            directly opposite Bonnet Shores Point.                                                                        



                                                                                                                          



                 Could not be found in 1994.                                                                                   



            This cemetery has been recorded but not checked.



 
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         HISTORICAL CEMETERY #: NG215     EDDY LOT                                NARRAGANSETT RI



             BRIDGETOWN RD-RT #138



            NOTE: Harris #72 1880 "on land of John L Brown at Bridgetown short distance east of his house a lot unprotected"    



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         HISTORICAL CEMETERY #: NG217     PETER CLARKE LOT                        NARRAGANSETT RI



            north of CLARKE ROAD (POSSIBLY BEHIND #140)



            20 burials with 4    inscriptions from 1831 to 1852



            NOTE: Harris # 76 1880 "on land of James W Anthony a little east of his house"                                      



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         HISTORICAL CEMETERY #: NG218     CONGDON LOT                             NARRAGANSETT RI



             NEAR PT JUDITH



            NOTE: Harris #80 1880 "On land of Carder H Clark on south side of his home between his house and the public road ...



            walled with common stones."                                                                                   



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         HISTORICAL CEMETERY #: NG219     ROWLAND ROBINSON LOT                    NARRAGANSETT RI



             OLD BOSTON NECK RD



            NOTE: Harris # 92 1880 "on land of John B L Watson a distance west of his house in open lot is a tomb of the        



            Robinson family, a poor wall is around it"                                                                    



                                                                                                                          



                 probably NG013                                                                                                



            This cemetery has been recorded but not checked.



 
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         HISTORICAL CEMETERY #: NG220     UNKNOWN LOT                             NARRAGANSETT RI



                   NEAR NG006



            0 burials with 24    inscriptions 



            NOTE: George Harris #84, 3 April 1880. On land of the Misses Hazard in open field unprotected a distance east from  



            their farm house and on each side of the road, near Wakefield. Here we find 15 large and 9 small graves marked



            rudely of whom to us unknown. Perhaps some has been obliterated by the plow.                                  



            This cemetery has been recorded but not checked.



 
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         HISTORICAL CEMETERY #: NG221     UNKNOWN LOT                             NARRAGANSETT RI



              POINT JUDITH RD??



            NOTE: George Harris #82, 3 April 1880. At the spot where George G Knowles house now stands there used to be an      



            acient yard of whose we were unable to learn but were told by Mr. Larkin, an old gentleman of 86, that in his 



            boyhood days the yard had numerous _____ but the name he never knew or ever heard. Thinks prbably they were   



            some of the early settlers of this region.                                                                    



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         HISTORICAL CEMETERY #: NG222     HARVEY LOT                              NARRAGANSETT RI



              POINT JUDITH??



            0 burials with 17    inscriptions 



            NOTE: George Harris #81, 2 April 1880. On land of Nathan H Knowles west of his old farm house is a yard unprotected 



            in open field with rude stones only. There are we are informed were buried several by the name of Harvey. A   



            boy also that was drowned and floated ashore on the west side of the point. Also a man by the name of Kenyon. 



            If we made a correct count there were 12 large and 5 small gravestones of those are level with the ______ some



            marks have been entirely destroyed.                                                                           



            This cemetery has been recorded but not checked.

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