The Cemeteries of Adams County, Pennsylvania

 

Page last updated April 28, 2010

 

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The Cemeteries of Adams County, Pennsylvania was created so all cemetery

records will be available on one page, hopefully making searching easier.

 

Pics Column - Yes indicates tombstone pictures are available                                                                       

Text Column - Yes indicates the text transcription of the tombstone photos are available                                  

Other Column - The transcriptions were obtained from an alternate source and have no                                    

bearing on what has been photographed.                                                    

 

A background that appears as gold in the table below indicates the cemetery has been completely photographed and transcribed. 

A background that appears as green indicates that I have pictures that need to be transcribed for that cemetery.

 

 

Name

AKA

Location

Pics

Text

Other

Abbott Grave

  Abbottstown, Berwick Township      

Bart's U. B. Cemetery

  Union Township Yes Yes

Bender's Lutheran Church Cemetery

  Butler Township      
Bendersville Cemetery Mountain City Cemetery Bendersville      
Bermudian (Lower) Lutheran Cemetery Christ Evangelical Lutheran Latimore Township      
Bethlehem United Brethren Cemetery Center Mills Cemetery Butler Township Yes Yes
Biglerville Cemetery   Biglerville      
Black's Graveyard Old Marsh Creek Cumberland Township      
Bosserman's Burial Ground   Reading Township      
Brethren Cemetery Latimore's Latimore Township      
Bucher Burial Ground Hostetter's Berwick Township      
Chamberlin Cemetery   Franklin Township      
Chestnut Grove   Latimore Township      
Christ Chapel Churchyard   Huntington Township      
Christ Church Episcopal   York Springs Yes Yes
Christ Reformed Church Cemetery Christ United Church of Christ Littlestown Yes Yes Yes
Clapsaddle's Cemetery Scotchman's Franklin Township      
Cline's Cemetery   Menallen Township      
Cold Springs Cemetery Strang's Hamiltonban Township      
Conewago Chapel Cemetery Basilica of the Sacred Heart Conewago Township Yes Yes  
Conewago Presbyterian Cemetery   Straban Township      
Coulson's Graveyard Funt's/Day's Huntington Township      
Diehl Family Burial Ground Diehl's Mill/Hershey's Mill/Bower's Mill Butler Township      
East Berlin Cemetery Union East Berlin      
Emanuel Reformed Cemetery   Abbottstown      
Episcopalian Cemetery Old White Huntington Township Yes Yes Yes
Evergreen Cemetery   Gettysburg Yes Yes  
Fairfield Cemetery   Fairfield      
Fairfield Methodist Churchyard   Fairfield      
Fairview Cemetery   Arendstville      
Flohr's Lutheran Cemetery   McKnightstown, Franklin Township     Yes
Fountaindale Lutheran St. John's Lutheran Liberty Township      
Friends Cemetery Menallen Friends Menallen Township     Yes
Friends Grove Cemetery   Butler Township      
Gardner's Cemetery Church of the UB in Christ Latimore Township      
Gettysburg Colored Cemetery Lincoln Gettysburg      
Gettysburg Lutheran & Reformed St. James Gettysburg      
Greenmount Cemetery   Arendtsville      
Griest Burial Gound 1   Latimore Township      
Griest Burial Ground 2   Latimore Township      
Hampton Brethren Cemetery   Reading Township      
Hampton Union Hampton Lutheran & Reformed Hampton Yes Yes Yes
Jacob Harbaugh's Church Cemetery   Liberty Township      
Heidlersburg Cemetery   Heidlersburg      
Hostetter's Meeting House Manosimon Meeting House Union Township      
Huntington Friends Meeting House Old White Quaker Latimore Township Yes Yes  
Idaville United Methodist Cemetery   Idaville Yes Yes
Immaculate Conception Catholic Church Cemetery New Oxford Catholic Cemetery New Oxford Yes Yes  
Jacob's Burial Ground 2   Hamilton Township      
Keagy Cemetery   Conewago Township      
Leas Burial Ground   Reading Township      
Leer's Farm Cemetery Robinette Burial or Moorehead Huntington Township      
Lobach's Cemetery Bushey's Latimore Township     Yes
Low Dutch Cemetery Young's Mt. Pleasant Township      
Low Dutch Cemetery Osborn's Straban Township      
Lower Marsh Creek Presbyterian Sander's Highland Township      
Marsh Creek (old) Cemetery McClellan's Gettysburg      
Marsh Creek Brethren Cemetery Pfoutz Mennonite Highland Township      
McKnightstown Cemetery   Franklin Township      
Mennonite Burial Ground   Franklin Township      
Methodist Cemetery   Gettysburg      
Methodist Wesleyan/Fountaindale Union Liberty Township      
Mount Carmel Cemetery   Franklin Township      
Mount Carmel Cemetery   Littlestown Yes Yes Yes
Mt. Joy Lutheran Cemetery   Mount Joy Township Yes Yes
Mt. Olive Cemetery   Berwick Township Yes Yes
Mt. Olivet Cemetery Lower Bermudian Reform/Christ Evangelical Latimore Township Yes Yes  
Mt. Hope Cemetery   Hamiltonban Township      
Mt. Tabor Cemetery   Mt. Tabor      
Mummasburg Mennonite Cemetery   Mummasburg      
Mummert's Meeting House Upper Conewago COB Hamilton Township Yes Yes  
New Oxford Cemetery   New Oxford      
New Oxford Reformed Graveyard   New Oxford      
Oak Lawn   Cumberland Township      
Pine Bank The Pines/Rock Creek Mt. Joy Township      
Pines Cemetery Lutheran Cemetery Straban Township Yes Yes  
Potter's Field Alms House Cumberland Township      
Presbyterian Church Cemetery   York Springs Yes Yes
Quaker Cemetery   Butler Township      
Rife (Reiff) Burial Ground   Union Township      
Rock Chapel Methodist   Huntington Township Yes Yes
Round Hill   Reading Township      
St. Aloysius Catholic Cemetery Littlestown Catholic Cemetery Littlestown Yes Yes  
St. Francis Xavier Cemetery Gettysburg Catholic Gettysburg Yes Yes  
St. Ignatius RC Church Cemetery Buchanan Valley Gettysburg?      
St. James Reformed Cemetery Sunnyside Mt. Joy Township Yes Yes
St. John's Evangelical Lutheran Church Cemetery   Littlestown      
St. John's Evangelical Lutheran Cemetery   Abbottstown Yes Yes  
St. John's Reformed Cemetery   New Chester      
St. Joseph's RC Cemetery   Bonneauville Yes Yes  
St. Luke's Union Church Cemetery   Mt. Pleasant Township      
St. Mark's Reformed Church Cemetery   Mt. Joy Township      
St. Mary's RC Cemetery   Fairfield      
St. Mary's RC Cemetery   McSherrystown      
St. Vincent de Paul   McSherrystown      
Salem UB Cemtery   Mt. Pleasant Township      
Sheely's Cemetery Calvary Church UBC Franklin Township      
Snyder Family Burial Ground   Hamiltonban Township      
Soldiers' National Cemetery Gettysburg National Cemetery Gettysburg Yes Yes  
Sunnyside Cemetery   Latimore Township      
Trostle Meeting House   Huntington Township Yes Yes
Two Taverns Cemetery   Mt. Joy Township      
Upper Bermudian Lutheran Church Cemetery Ground Oaks Huntington Township Yes Yes
Wenksville Cemetery   Menallen Township Yes Yes
York Springs Lutheran Cemetery Holy Trinity Lutheran Church Cemetery York Springs Yes Yes
Ziegler Burial Ground Old Chestnut Grove/Harbold's Latimore Township      

 

 

 

 

Cemeteries no longer in existence

 

Name

Aka

Location

Arendtsville Cemetery   Arendtsville
Baker Burial Ground Staley's Hamiltonban Township
Beamer's Burial Ground Mosley's Menallen Township
Bishop Family Burial Ground (UB)   Littlestown, Germany Township
Brinkerhoff Slave Burial Ground   Straban Township
Bushman Cemetery   Cumberland Township
Butt's Graveyard   Cumberland Township
Byer Burial Ground   Highland Township
Chestnut Hill Cemetery   Tyrone Township
Conewago Lutheran Churchyard St. Michael's Conewago Township, near McSherrystown
Fairfield Methodist Churchyard   Fairfield, Hamiltonban Township
Fairfield Presbyterian Churchyard   Fairfield, Hamiltonban Township
Gettysburg Lutheran and Reformed (St. James) reinterments made in Evergreen Gettysburg, Cumberland Township
Gettysburg Presbyterian Churchyard reinterments made in Evergreen Gettysburg, Cumberland Township
Hawk's Private Burial Ground (Haugh's)   Hamiltonban Township
Hill Cemetery   Freedom Township
Hoff's Burial Ground   Butler Township
McTaggart Cemetery   Berwick Township
Mt. Zion UB Cemetery   Mt. Joy Township
New Oxford REformed Graveyard   New Oxford, Oxford Township
Prim Family Burial Ground   Tyrone Township
St. Paul's African Methodist Zion Churchyard   Gettysburg, Cumberland Township
Slaves Graveyard   Highland Township
Slyder Burial Ground   Hamilton Township
Yellow Hill (Colored) Cemetery   Unknown

 

 

 

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