Places

  • Taunton is also known as: Bristol County / Taunton city.

Facts

  • Some of the notable people born here have been: Stephanie Cutter (lawyer), Scott Thompson (businessperson), Adam Bagni (sports commentator), Robert N. Chatigny (judge), Scott Hemond (baseball player), Eric Rollins (actor), and Tim Landers (record producer).

History

The city is located 40 miles (64 km) south of Boston, 18 miles (29 km) east of Providence, 10 miles (16 km) north of Fall River, 20 miles (32 km) north of New Bedford, 25 miles (40 km) west of Plymouth and about 220 miles (350 km) from New York City . The City of Taunton is situated on the Taunton River which winds its way through the city on its way south to Mount Hope Bay, 10 miles (16 km) away. Taunton is considered to be a mill town, with several mills in the city as well as in nearby Fall River. As of the 2010 census, the city had a total population of 55,874. The current mayor is Thomas Hoye, Jr. Founded in 1637 by members of the Plymouth Colony, Taunton is one of the oldest towns in the United States. The native Americans called the region Cohannet, Tetiquet and Titicut before the arrival of the Europeans. Taunton is also known as the Silver City, as it was an historic center of the silver industry beginning in the 19th century when companies such as Reed & Barton, F. B. Rogers, Poole Silver, and others produced fine-quality silver...

The official website for the city of Taunton is http://www.ci.taunton.ma.us/.

There are currently 3 cemetery listings for the city of Taunton, Massachusetts. Looking for Taunton funeral homes?

Taunton Obituaries

It was revealed by The Villages Daily Sun on February 13th, 2016 that Patricia Mae "Pat" Medchill (Silvia) passed on in The Villages, Florida.  Ms. Medchill was 55 years old and was born in Taunton, MA.  Send flowers to express your sorrow and honor Patricia Mae "Pat"'s life.

It was written on January 6th, 2016 that Laura Madeiros (Carey) perished in Taunton, Massachusetts.  Ms. Madeiros was 96 years old and was born in East Providence, RI.  Send flowers to express your sympathy and honor Laura's life.

It was disclosed on November 7th, 2015 that George Roy O'Neill passed on in Taunton, Massachusetts.  O'Neill was 56 years old and was born in Burlington, VT.  Send flowers to share your condolences and honor George Roy's life.

It was disclosed on October 15th, 2015 that Ovsanna Harpootian-Veitch (Harpootian) perished in Taunton, Massachusetts.  Ms. Harpootian-Veitch was 90 years old and was born in Pawtucket, RI.  Send flowers to share your condolences and honor Ovsanna's life.

It was revealed by Sarasota Herald-Tribune on September 28th, 2015 that Edis Horwitz (Sawyer) died in Sarasota, Florida.  Ms. Horwitz was 98 years old and was born in Taunton, MA.  Send flowers to express your sympathy and honor Edis's life.

It was written by The Foxboro Reporter on September 24th, 2015 that Kibbey Couse Leavitt died in Taunton, Massachusetts.  Leavitt was 57 years old.  Send flowers to express your sympathy and honor Kibbey Couse's life.

It was revealed by Beatrice Daily Sun on July 13th, 2015 that Virginia Bottomley (Demar) passed away in Wymore, Nebraska.  Ms. Bottomley was 93 years old and was born in Taunton, MA.  Send flowers to express your sorrow and honor Virginia's life.

It was noted on March 1st, 2015 that Ralph David Barry passed away in Orange County, California.  Barry was 86 years old and was born in Taunton, MA.  Send flowers to share your condolences and honor Ralph David's life.

It was noted on February 28th, 2015 that Marguerite M Valliere (Salesses) died in Taunton, Massachusetts.  Ms. Valliere was 88 years old and was born in Pawtucket, RI.  Send flowers to express your sympathy and honor Marguerite M's life.

It was revealed on January 29th, 2015 that Janet A Kroll (Bachman) passed away in Taunton, Massachusetts.  Ms. Kroll was 70 years old and was born in Oshkosh, NE.  Send flowers to express your sorrow and honor Janet A's life.

All Funeral Homes in Taunton

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...

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...

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...

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Taunton Catholic Cemeteries
5423 21st Ave Ne
Taunton, WA 98185
Taunton Cemetery
5423 21st Ave Ne
Taunton, WA 98185
Taunton Cemetery
5423 21st Ave Ne
Taunton, WA 98185

Taunton Cemetery News

Costumes, concerts and atomic brains abound on Halloween weekend
Attleboro High School, 100 Willard Rathbun Drive, Attleboro, Friday, Oct. 29, 5 p.m. After party Ugly Duckling Restaurant in Taunton, Friday ... Creepy Halloween crafts Cary Memorial Library, 1874 Massachusetts Ave., Lexington, Saturday, Oct. 30. 10 a.m ...
http://www.wickedlocal.com/arlington/features/x294031240/Costumes-concerts-and-atomic-brains-abound-on-Halloween-weekend

Obituaries published Nov. 1
Attleboro, MA 02703 would be appreciated ... in the Norton Center Cemetery, Norton. Visiting hours will be held on Wednesday November 3rd from 5-8 P.M. at the Norton Memorial Funeral Home 19 Clapp St. (Off Route 140, Taunton Ave.) Norton.
http://www.thesunchronicle.com/articles/2010/11/04/obituaries/8182926.txt

Obituaries published Oct. 30
Private burial will be held at a later date in the Stevens Corner Cemetery, Rehoboth. In lieu of flowers, Mr. Lund's family has requested that donations in his memory be made to the Chartley Methodist Church, 78 South Worcester St., Norton, MA 02766.
http://www.thesunchronicle.com/articles/2010/11/01/obituaries/8172629.txt

Obituaries published week of Oct. 21
Interment will be on Monday, Nov. 8, at 1 p.m. at the National Cemetery in Bourne ... Watertown, MA 02472. Mary T. DeGirolamo-Lopes Mary T. DeGirolamo-Lopes, 95, formerly of Sharon and Taunton, died on Wednesday, Oct. 13, 2010 at the Ellis Nursing and ...
http://www.foxbororeporter.com/articles/2010/10/28/obituaries/8125332.txt

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