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

It was disclosed 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 share your condolences and honor Jacqueline's life.

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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...

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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
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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Find A Grave - New Calvary Cemetery
His citation reads "Continued to fight after being severely wounded." (Bio by: Don Morfe) New Calvary Cemetery, Mattapan, Suffolk County, Massachusetts, USA
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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.
http://local.yahoo.com/info-10177548-mt-hope-cemetery-mattapan

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.
http://local.yahoo.com/info-10176430-new-calvary-cemetery-mattapan

Mattapan Cemeteries and funeral services in Massachusetts
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Mattapan Funeral Homes and funeral services in Massachusetts
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