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Mattapan is a neighborhood in Boston, Massachusetts. Historically a section of neighboring Dorchester, Mattapan became a part of Boston when Dorchester was annexed in 1870. As of the 2010 census, it had a population of 36,480. Like other neighborhoods of the late 19th and early 20th century, Mattapan developed, residentially and commercially, as the railroads and streetcars made downtown Boston increasingly accessible. Predominantly residential, Mattapan is a mix of public housing, small apartment buildings, single-family houses, and two- and three-family houses (known locally as "Three-Deckers" or "Triple-Deckers"). Blue Hill Avenue and Mattapan Square, where Blue Hill Avenue, River Street, and Cummins Highway meet, are the commercial heart of the neighborhood, home to banks, law offices, restaurants, and retail shops. The new Mattapan Branch of the Boston Public library opened 2009, at a cost of more than $4 million. Mattapan is the original Native American name for the Dorchester area and meant "a good place to be," or "a good place to sit. " In the 1960s/70s Mattapan went through a major change in the makeup of its population. It changed from a predominantly Jewish neighborhood...

There are currently 2 cemetery listings for the city of Mattapan, Massachusetts. Looking for Mattapan funeral homes?

Mattapan Obituaries

It was written by The Foxboro Reporter on September 19th, 2013 that Thomas J "TJ" Carnevale passed away in Mattapan, Massachusetts.  Carnevale was 26 years old.  Send flowers to share your condolences and honor Thomas J "TJ"'s life.

It was noted on January 9th, 2012 that Jacqueline Factor (Teverow) died in Boynton Beach, Florida.  Ms. Factor was 85 years old and was born in Mattapan, MA.  Send flowers to express your sympathy and honor Jacqueline's life.

All Funeral Homes in Mattapan

New Calvary Cemetery

We are a non-profit association with the sole purpose being the upkeep and care of the last resting place of your loved ones.Over 150 years experience and over 340,000 burials. Memorial Day Masses are held each year at Mt. Benedict and New...

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...

Hingham Cemetery

As was customary in England at the time of early settlement, the dead were buried around the meeting house, the first being approximately where Old Derby stands today (34 Main St.) and the second being the Old Ship Church (107 Main St.). The...

St John's Cemetery

Alexander Funeral Home has been a locally owned and operated funeral home serving Breckinridge and Meade Counties as well as the surrounding areas since 1952. The funeral home was originally established by J.L. Alexander and was housed in a...

St Michael Cemetery Pre-Need

Since its first interment in 1907, St. Michael Cemetery has evolved into a non-denominational organization, serving families of all faiths. But while our scope has broadened, the current Board of Trustees continues to carry out the original...

St Patrick's Cemetery

St. Patrick’s Roman Catholic Parish in Natick was established in 1856. Deeply committed to Jesus Christ, we endeavor to become a unified community of faith, worship, and service. As part of the New Evangelization proclaimed by Blessed John Paul...

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.

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MT Hope Cemetery
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Mattapan, WA 98185
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New Calvary Cemetery
5423 21st Ave Ne
Mattapan, WA 98185

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MT Hope Cemetery, Mattapan, MA : Reviews and maps - Yahoo! Local
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Find A Grave - New Calvary Cemetery
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New Calvary Cemetery, Mattapan, MA : Reviews and maps - Yahoo! Local
New Calvary Cemetery, Mattapan, MA : Reviews and maps - Yahoo! Local, 617.296.2339. Get Ratings, Reviews, Photos and more on Yahoo! Local.
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MT Hope Cemetery, Mattapan, MA : Reviews and maps - Yahoo! Local
MT Hope Cemetery, Mattapan, MA : Reviews and maps - Yahoo! Local, 617.635.7361. Get Ratings, Reviews, Photos and more on Yahoo! Local.
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New Calvary Cemetery, Mattapan, MA : Reviews and maps ...
New Calvary Cemetery, Mattapan, MA : Reviews and maps - Yahoo! Local, 617.296.2339. Get Ratings, Reviews, Photos and more on Yahoo! Local.
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Mattapan Cemeteries and funeral services in Massachusetts
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Mattapan Funeral Homes and funeral services in Massachusetts
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