Wayne  County, MI
 Cemeteries

Cemeteries
Need help locating a cemetery? There is a book available through the Library of Michigan that can help you. It is a book of county maps that includes the location of each cemetery in the county. This book is probably available in various other libraries but can also be purchased from the Library of Michigan.

To purchase the County Map Book send a check or money order to:
Library of Michigan
P.O. Box 30007
717 W. Allegan St.
Lansing, MI 48909
cost:$25.00



Wayne County Cemeteries

Name Address City Zip Phone Partial or Full Transcribed Special Comments
Adat Shalom Memorial Park  28500 W. Six Mile Road Livonia  48152 734-421-7915   aka Northwest Hebrew Cemetery
Assumption Grotto Cemetery  Gratiot Ave bet 6 Mile & Maple Ridge Detroit       aka Assumption Cemetery
Bethel Memorial Park 28120 6 Mile Road Livonia 48152-3662 (313)421-5680   aka Beth El Memorial
Beth Olam Cemetery Bet Smith and Clay Streets Hamtramck     Complete Listing Closed over 50yrs | Open to public twice a year
Bloomdale Cemetery King Road Trenton       City Owned, City retains records
Briggs Cemetery Six Mile Road East of Haggerty
Livonia     Partial Listing  
Bnai-David Cemetery 9535 Van Dyke Detroit 48213-1056 (313)923-0771   aka Congregation B' nai David Cemetery
Cadillac Memorial Gardens West 34224 Ford Road Westland 48185-3051 (313)721-7161 Partial only  
Cady Cemetery    Northville       Can not find listing in phone books
Champlain Street Cemetery  3371 East Lafayette Detroit/Hamtramck Border     Closed 1950s. Records at Temple Beth El Birmingham, MI
Cherry Hill Cemetery  Ridge Rd, S. of Cherry Hill Canton Twp.      
Chubb Cemetery 38450 Warren Ave West of Hix Road Canton 48186   Complete Transcription Historical Site - poor condition
Clarenceville Cemetery Eight Mile, E. of Middlebelt Livonia 48152      
Congregation B'nai David Cemetery 9535 Van Dyke Detroit       See B' nai David Cemetery
Crouch Cemetery  Grindley, betw. Oxford & Princeton Sts. Dearborn 48125     Was Burial ground for Crouch Family | Non-Existent
Denton Cemetery Cross Street South of Mich Ave Van Buren Twp.        
Detroit Memorial Park 25200 Plymouth Road Redford 48239-2019 (313)533-1302   aka National Memorial Gardens
Downer Cemetery Old Michigan Ave east of Haggerty Road Canton 48186   Complete Transcription Burials date back to 1832
East Rockwood Cemetery  Lee & River Roads,  Brownstown Twp.       Established 1844, now abandoned
Elmwood Cemetery 1200 Elmwood St. Detroit 48207-3897 (313)567-3453 Partial Only 83 acres. Organized in 1846
Eloise Cemetery Henry Ruff Rd. Westland 48185 734-727-7377 "Friends of Eloise" organizing Markers #'s only-No Names
English Burying Ground Woodward & Larned Detroit 48202     Remains removed bet 1820-1830|aka Old Woodward Ave Cemetery
Evergreen Cemetery 19807 Woodward Avenue Detroit 48203-1593 (313)368-1330   276 acres. Incorporated in 1905
Evergreen Cemetery Warren Road-bet Southfield & Greenfield Detroit       Founded 1844. aka Scotch Settlement Cemetery
Felt Cemetery Waltz & Ash Roads Huron Twp.        
Ferndale Cemetery 14732 Sibley Road-just west of Fort St Riverview 48192-7754 (313)282-3145   Dedicated 1915
Ford Cemetery 15801 Joy Road Detroit       some remains removed to GrandLawn Cemetery | est 1832
Forest Hill Cemetery 18431 Greydale Avenue Detroit 48219-2417 (313)531-7676   5 acres | aka Greenfield Township Cemetery
Forest Lawn Cemetery 11851 Van Dyke Street Detroit 48234-4190 (313)921-6960   130 acres | Established 1888
Fort Shelby Cemetery Near Cass bet Michigan Ave & Fort Streets Detroit       aka Military Reserve Cemetery | not formally vacated, but some remains removed to City Cemeteries
Ganong Cemetery 3036 Henry Ruff Rd. Westland 48185   Complete aka William Ganong Cemetery
Gethsemane Cemetery 10755 Gratiot Avenue Detroit 48213-1226 (313)921-6650    
Gibraltar Cemetery S. Gibraltar Rd. Gibraltar       Established 1854
Glen Eden Memorial Park 35667 8 Mile Rd. Livonia 48152-1150 (810)477-4460    
Glenwood Cemetery 33501 Glenwood - bet Venoy & Wayne Rd Wayne 48184 (313)722-2000 Partial Transcription Active & Open
Grand Lawn Cemetery 23501 Grand River Detroit 48219-3166 313-531-2050   Established 1905
Grosse Ile Memorial Cemetery 10056 Groh Rd. Grosse Ile   734-675-5366    
Grosse Pointe Cemetery Gunston & Hein Streets Grosse Pointe/Detroit Border       4,500 remains removed to Russell Street Cemtery 1880-1882
Hillside Cemetery Denton Rd Van Buren Twp.       Deeded May 5, 1905
Holy Cross Cemetery 8850 Dix St. Detroit 48209-1093 (313)841-0545   39 acres. Early records destroyed in 1908 fire
Huron Valley Cemetery 27009 Inkster Road Flat Rock 48134-9435 (313)782-9415   dates back to 1926
Island Memorial Park Cemetery 27383 West River Road Grosse Ile      : Established in 1961
Kenyon Cemetery Ridge & Gyde Roads Canton       aka Kinyon | Established 1840 | was within Plymouth Twp-Now Canton
Kittle Cemetery West Rd - east of Merriman Huron Twp.       Family Owned
Knapp-Aldrich   Northville     Partial Listing  
Knollwood Memorial Park Cemetery 1299 Ridge Road Canton       Corportion Owned
Krause Cemetery Huron River Dr-bet West & King Roads Huron Twp.       Est 1883 | now abandoned
Livonia Cemetery 15837 Farmington Rd-South of 5 Mile Livonia 48152   Partial Transcription Opened prior to Civil War
Mallett Cemetery Intersection of CLark and Savage Roads Huron Township-near New Boston        
Maple Grove Cemetery Ann Arbor Trail Westland 48185   Partial Listing Established abt 1876-Active
Maple Grove Cemetery Telegraph Road Flat Rock 48124 (313)563-5151    
Martinsville Cemetery WillisRoad East of Sumpter Road Belleville 48111      
Mason Street Cemetery Mason & Monroe Avenues Dearborn 48125     Non Existant|All remains removed 1916 to Northview
Masonic Public Cemetery Jefferson Ave & Fifth Street Trenton       No longer Active | aka Masonic Cemetery
Meadowcrest Memorial Assn. 5800 E. Davison Street Detroit 48212-1350 (313)891-2429    
Metropolitan Memorial Gardens 48300 Willow Rd-West of Sumpter Rd Belleville 48111-9635  (313)963-7280    
Michigan Memorial Park Cemetery Huron River Drive Flat Rock 481 (313)   Over 53,000 burials-Open & Active
Mount Carmel Cemetery 1123 2ND St at Ford Ave Wyandotte 48192 (313)285-1722   Dedicated Aug 20,1865 | some records destroyed in 1919 fire
Mount Elliot Cemetery 1701 Mount Elliott St Detroit 48207-3400 (313)567-0048   Established 1841 | aka Trinity Church Cemetery
Mount Hazel Cemetery Lahser and 7 Mile Road Detroit 48219-2417 (313)531-7677 Complete Transcription  
Mount Hope Memorial Garden 17840 Middlebelt Road & 6 Mile Livonia 48152-3610 (313)522-2200   aka Brookdale Memorial Park
Mount Kelley Cemetery Cherry Hill & Martha St. Dearborn 48128   Partial Only Est 1858 | aka Sacred Heart Cemetery
Mount Olivet Cemetery 6 Mile Road & Van Dyke Detroit 48234  (313)365-5650   Est 1886 | 293 acres
National Memorial Gardens 25200 Plymouth Rd. Redford 48239 Partial Transcription Many Area Veterans-WWI, WWII, Korea, Vietnam
Newburgh Cemetery 36725 Ann Arbor Trail bet Wayne & Newburgh Livonia 48152   Partial Transcription First burial 1827 | Mich Historic Site-Active,/td>
Northview Cemetery Kensington & W Outer Dr Dearborn 48128  (313)565-0005 Partial Listing Established abt 1883-Open & Active
Northwest Hebrew Cemetery 28500 6 Mile Rd. Livonia 48152      
Nowland Cemetery Southeast Corner of Huron River Drive Huron Twp.       Est 1866
Nowlin Cemetery Van Born Rd East of Telegraph Dearborn Heights 48125 Complete Transcription Est prior to 1886 | aka Wm Nowlin Cemetery | Inactive
Oakdale Cemetery 15995 S.Telegraph Road Taylor 48181   Complete Transcription inactive | dates back to 1830
Oak Forest Cemetery Huron River Dr bet Inkster Rd & Arsenal Flat Rock 48134     Dates back to 1840's
Oak Grove Cemetery Burr Street South of VanBorn Taylor 48181   Partial Transcription Est 1860 | now abandoned
Oak Ridge Cemetery 23723 Telegraph Rd Flat Rock 48134-9221 (313)675-0660   Est 1880
Oakwood Cemetery Will Carleton Rd West of Telegraph Huron Township        
Oakwood Cemetery 45 Vinewood - South of Biddle Wyandotte       1st cemetery in this city dates back to 1850
Old Baptist Cemetery York & Pearl West of Plymouth Road Plymouth Township     Partial Transcription aka Plymouth Village Cemetery | Founded 1845
Old Hill Cemetery North Bank of Rouge River South Mich Ave Dearborn 48126     Non Existant| Old Potawatami Burial | vacated in 1935
Old Wayne Cemetery 35448 Michigan Avenue Wayne 48184 n-a Partial Transcription Inactive-Historical Site
Otisville Cemetery Riggs Rd bet Sumpter & Haggerty Van Buren Twp.       Derived from now non-existent town | Est 1850
Our Lady of Hope Cemetery 18303 Allen Road Wyandotte 48192-8402 (313)285-2155   Est 1962
Parish Family Burial Ground Ridge Road Canton       Remains removed 1863-65 to Kenyon Cemetery
Parkview Memorial Cemetery 34205 5 Mile Rd Livonia 48154-2699  (313)421-6120   Est 1926
Pepper Road Cemetery Oakwood Blvd off Pepper Rd Dearborn 48126     1916 remains removed to Northview Cemetery
Perfect Care 17211 Braile Street Detroit 48219-3980 (313)531-5393    
Presbyterian Cemetery Church Street West of Main Plymouth Township       Open bet 1825-1915 some remains moved , others found in 1936
Redford Cemetery Telegraph Rd North of 5 Mile Rd Redford 48239     aka Redford's Bell Branch Cemetery
Reves-Wilhelm Cemetery Wall Street bet Oakwood & Greenfield Melvindale       Est 1820s | vacated | Mich Historic Site #25
Riverside Cemetery 201 S. Main Street near Plymouth Rd & Lilley Plymouth 48170-1637 (313)453-7737 Partial Transcription Est 1880
Romulus Cemetery Shook & McBride Roads Romulus       Dated 1833
Rucker Cemetery 22975 W. River Rd. Grosse Ile. Twp.       aka Fox-Rucker Cemetery | est 1845
Rural Hill Cemetery 7 Mile & Sheldon Northville       Est 1885 | no records avail prior to 1937
Russell Street Cemetery Russell Street & Gratiot Detroit       Est 1834 | vacated to Grosse Ise Cemetery 1882
Sacred Heart Cemetery 21526 E River Road Grosse Ile       Est 1887
Sacred Heart of St. Mary Cemetery 5800 E Davison & 6 Mile Detroit 48212-1350 (313)366-0274   owned by Sweetest Heart of Mary Parish
Shearer Cemetery 45455 N Territorial Rd Plymouth Township       abandoned
Sheldon Cemetery 3444 Sheldon Road Canton     Partial Transcription Est 1869 | 2 acres
Sloss Cemetery Oakwood Blvd East of Elm Street Dearborn 48125     Dated to 1863 | closed 1914 remains moved to Northview Cemetery
Smith-Fay Cemetery S Huron Drive North of Willow Rd Huron Township        
St Alphonsus Cemetery Schaefer Road and Warren Ave Dearborn 48126   Completely Transcribed Est 1850 | inactive
St Anne's Cemetery Jefferson Ave and Griswold Detroit 48202     Founded 1701 | 1798-removed to St Anne's Larned
St Anne's Cemetery-Larned Larned and Bates Streets Detroit     Detroit Historical Society Used until 1827 removed to St Antoine's Cemetery
St Antoine Street Cemetery St Antoine and Raynor Streets Detroit       Est 1827 | closed 1855-remaines moved to Mt Elliott Cemetery
St Francis Xavier Cemetery 3rd Street-North of Southfield Rd Ecorse       Est 1897
St Hedwig Cemetery 23755 Military Road at Ford Rd & Telegraph Dearborn Heights 48125 (313)562-1900 Partial Transcription Est 1920|Many East Eurp. Names
St Marys Cemetery Michigan Ave at Howe Road Wayne 48185   Partial has no fence | no sexton office |Open & Active
St John's Lutheran Cemetery Will Carlton & Waltz Road Huron Township        
St Stephen's Cemetery Clark & Savage Huron Twp-Near New Boston        
St Paul's Cemetery Moross Road & Country Club Lane Grosse Pointe Farms       Est 1868
St Peter's Evangelical Cemetery 15335 Gratiot South of 8 Mile Detroit        
Taylor Cemetery 11505 McKinley South of Goddard Taylor 48181 (313)531-7676 Complete Transcription aka Golden Ridge Cemetery | Organized 1840 | still open
Trinity Lutheran Cemetery 5210 Mt. Elliott Detroit 48211 (313)921-0286   Est 1868 | 10 acres
Tyler Cemetery Tyler Street East I-275 Belleville 48111     Est 1834
Thayer Cemetery 6 Mile & Napier Northville        
Union Chapel 27042 Michigan Ave Inkster 48141   Partial Listing No sexton's office, however is Open
Union Burial Ground Ann Arbor Trial & Newburgh Livonia       Est 1848
Vreeland Cemetery Will Carlton bet Telegraph & Inkster Rd Flat Rock       aka Freeland Cemetery | now abandoned
Waterford Cemetery Franklin Rd. Northville        
West Mound Cemetery Eureka Ave bet I-75 & Telegraph Taylor 48181     Est 1883
Westlawn Cemetery 31472 Michigan Ave Wayne 48184-1413 (313)722-2530 Partial Only aka Clairview Cemetery
Woodlawn Cemetery 19975 Woodward Avenue Detroit 48203-1095 (313)368-0010 183 acres | still active
Woodmere Cemetery & Crematory 9400 W Fort Street Detroit       Opened 1869 | 202 acres
Westwood Cemetery Michigan Ave Inkster 48141   Partial Transcription Jewish Cemetery/Active & Open
Wallaceville Cemetery 8050 North Gulley Dearborn Heights 48128   Completed Inactive | Michigan Historical Site
Yerkes Cemetery 8 Mile Rd bet Novi & Haggerty Northville        

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