Groton Cemetery Commission
Sexton Aaron Smith -
arranges burials and manages paperwork
The expertise of our local
granite workers is evident in all the cemeteries in Groton. From the tiny Gray family plot on
Glover Rd., (where Dominicus Gray was buried situated
so that he could view his house as he rose to heaven), to the grave site of the
"sleeping sentinel" in west Groton, our town cemeteries are beautiful
and peaceful places where a person can contemplate and remember Grotonís people
Groton Cemetery Commissioners: Responsible for upkeep
of grounds and monuments, water supply and maintenance projects, rules and
guidelines and pricing of cemetery lots.
Did you know?
takes two people aprox. 8 full hours to mow and weed wack the Groton Cemeteries.
years ago one of the cast iron water fountains was stolen from the cemetery but
was returned by an antique dealer months later.
Groton has a brand new 7 acre piece of land
off Park St.
which was purchased for a new cemetery. The entrance to it is off the old
railroad bed. It is a very peaceful, and beautiful piece of land bordered by
the Wells River.
Click here to view
the Cemetery Rules
Click here to
view a list of veterans and honorees who have American flags posted at their
monuments every year.
Additional Pictures of the Groton Cemeteries: