• Lawrence is also known as: Essex County / Lawrence city.


  • Some of the notable people born here have been: Joe Perry (musician and songwriter), Brian Sidney Bembridge (lighting designer and set designer), Robbie Merrill (bassist), Termanology (rapper), Sully Erna (singer and musician), Ray Preston (american football player), and Christopher Penczak (writer).

  • Obituaries for residents might be found in these newspapers: Rumbo.


According to the 2010 U.S. Lawrence is also part of the Merrimack Valley. Manufacturing products of the city include electronic equipment, textiles, footwear, paper products, computers, and foodstuffs. Lawrence was the residence of Robert Frost for his early school years; his first essays and poems were published in the Lawrence High School Bulletin. Europeans first settled the area in 1640. The site of the city – formerly parts of Andover and Methuen – was purchased in 1845 by a group of Boston industrialists headed by the wealthy merchant and congressman Abbott Lawrence, the community's namesake. The city was incorporated in 1853. The industrialists, most prominently Lawrence, established textile mills near sources of abundant waterpower. Lawrence's location on the Merrimack River, just downriver of Lowell and a short train ride from Boston was an ideal location to set up an...

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Lawrence Obituaries

It was noted on March 17th, 2016 that Kenneth W Richter died in Middletown, Connecticut.  Richter was 71 years old and was born in Lawrence, MA.  Send flowers to share your condolences and honor Kenneth W's life.

It was reported by Providence Journal on December 27th, 2015 that Alan A Crouch passed away in North Kingstown, Rhode Island.  Crouch was 85 years old and was born in Lawrence, MA.  Send flowers to express your sorrow and honor Alan A's life.

It was written by San Diego Union-Tribune on December 3rd, 2015 that Julia Anne Prendergast (Vaitiskis) perished in Oceanside, California.  Ms. Prendergast was 93 years old and was born in Lawrence, MA.  Send flowers to express your sorrow and honor Julia Anne's life.

It was written on November 27th, 2015 that James Patrick "Jim" Barrett passed away in Saranac Lake, New York.  Barrett was 66 years old and was born in Lawrence, MA.  Send flowers to express your sorrow and honor James Patrick "Jim"'s life.

It was disclosed by San Diego Union-Tribune on October 21st, 2015 that Mary Theresa Dean (Corey) passed on in San Diego, California.  Ms. Dean was 87 years old and was born in Lawrence, MA.  Send flowers to share your condolences and honor Mary Theresa's life.

It was reported by The Medford Transcript on September 24th, 2015 that Maureen L Klein (Miele) perished in Lawrence, Massachusetts.  Ms. Klein was 71 years old and was born in New York, NY.  Send flowers to share your condolences and honor Maureen L's life.

It was noted by Sarasota Herald-Tribune on September 21st, 2015 that Joyce Ann miss Laroche passed away in Sarasota, Florida.  Laroche was 74 years old and was born in Lawrence, MA.  Send flowers to express your sorrow and honor Joyce Ann miss's life.

It was disclosed by San Diego Union-Tribune on July 19th, 2015 that Yvette L Guerin passed on in La Mesa, California.  Guerin was 89 years old and was born in Lawrence, MA.  Send flowers to express your sorrow and honor Yvette L's life.

It was disclosed by Arizona Republic on June 25th, 2015 that Catherine T Blackwell (Donnelly) passed away in Phoenix, Arizona.  Ms. Blackwell was 91 years old and was born in Lawrence, MA.  Send flowers to share your condolences and honor Catherine T's life.

It was revealed by Wise County Messenger on June 3rd, 2015 that Linda Lee Trimmer (Parsons) passed away in Decatur, Texas.  Ms. Trimmer was 52 years old and was born in Lawrence, MA.  Send flowers to express your sympathy and honor Linda Lee's life.

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Cambridge Cemetery Department

The Cemetery Division is responsible for grave site preparation and other burial services, as well as the grounds and maintenance program on the Cemetery’s 66 acre site.

Cemeteries Department

Reading's original settlers came from England in the 1630's to the Massachusetts Bay Colony. Many arrived through the ports of Lynn and Salem. In 1639 some citizens of Lynn petitioned the government of the Massachusetts Bay Colony for "place for...

Lowell Cemetery

The Lowell Cemetery was conceived by a group of prominent Lowell citizens in 1840 as a private, non-sectarian, non-profit cemetery corporation. The Cemetery was dedicated on June 20, 1841, at a time when there were no parks in Lowell, and it soon...

West Parish Garden Cemetery

Since 1826 West Parish Church has endeavored to honor God through worship and service. We believe that we are called to love one another as God loves us and welcome all people, regardless of where they may be on their faith journey. We invite...

Woodlawn Cemetery Crematory

Woodlawn Cemetery was dedicated in 1850. It is situated less than five miles from the center of Boston, and can be reached easily by automobile or public transportation which stops near the office and front entrance.

Bellevue Cemetery Supt
170 May St
Lawrence, MA 01840
St Marys Immaculate Cemeteries
29 Barker St
Lawrence, MA 01840
United Lebanese Cemetery
250 Hampshire St
Lawrence, MA 01840

Lawrence Cemetery News

Stations of the cross refurbished at cemetery
The latest addition was two years ago when Cemetery Director Jimmy ... First-Calvary Baptist, 586 Massachusetts Ave., North Andover: Prayer and praise service is tomorrow at 7 p.m. Mary Queen of Peace, 200 Lawrence Road, Salem, N.H.: Padre Donahue ...

Real Halloween scare, courtesy of Ma Bear
Trying to contrive some haunting Halloween anxiety, a group of area outdoor enthusiasts hiked to a remote 200-year-old cemetery in Moraine State Park ... in June to provide outdoor events in Beaver, Lawrence and Butler counties. It was thrilling ...

Mary C. MacFarlane, 92
Her Funeral Mass will be celebrated on Friday at 10 AM at St. Lawrence Church. Burial will follow in St. Mary's Cemetery. Visiting hours will be ... 91 Summer Street, New Bedford, MA 02740. For directions and guestbook, please visit ...

Obituaries published Nov. 7
She is survived by her devoted sons Lawrence ... Cemetery, Mansfield. Visiting hours have been omitted, and in lieu of flowers, those wishing may make a donation in Mrs. Fagan's memory to the Mansfield Council On Aging, 255 Hope St., Mansfield, MA 02048.

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