The Township of Hamilton maintains one active and four inactive cemeteries within the Township. Cemeteries owned and operated by the Township are governed by By-law 2023-50: The Cemetery By-law, which was approved by the Bereavement Authority of Ontario in September 2023.

There are many private active and inactive cemeteries in the various villages, hamlets, and rural countryside of the Township.

Active Cemeteries operated by the Township

Bethel Grove United Church Cemetery
7375 Bethel Grove Road, Camborne

Interment rights for the Bethel Grove Cemetery are not available for purchase by the general public at this time. Interments associated with historic interment rights are permitted with proof of documentation in accordance to the Act.

Any and all inquiries relating to Bethel Grove United Church Cemetery, including interment rights issues and burials, are to be directed to the Township of Hamilton's Clerk's Department. No individuals other than authorized Township staff are permitted to make arrangements or conduct business in relation to this cemetery. 

Inactive Cemeteries operated by the Township

Bewdley Union Cemetery
5063 Main Street, Bewdley

Interment rights for the Bewdley Union Cemetery are no longer available for purchase. Interments associated with historic interment rights are permitted with proof of documentation in accordance to the Act.

Any and all inquiries relating to the Bewdley Union Cemetery, including interment rights issues and burials, are to be directed to the Township of Hamilton's Clerk's Department. No individuals other than authorized Township staff are permitted to make arrangements or conduct business in relation to this cemetery. 
Precious Corners Cemetery
County Rd 74 (Dale Road), Precious Corners

This is a pioneer cemetery. The cemetery is closed. The purchase of interment rights for this cemetery are not available. Burials are not permitted.
Cemetery on A. Johnstone's Property
Township of Hamilton, Part Lot 6, Concession 8

This is a pioneer cemetery. The cemetery is closed. Interment rights for this cemetery are not available for purchase. Burials are not permitted.
Abandoned Cemetery
Township of Hamilton, Part Lot 32, Concession 4

This is a pioneer cemetery. The cemetery is closed.  Interment rights for this cemetery are not available for purchase. Burials are not permitted.

Private Cemeteries

Baltimore Old Presbyterian Cemetery

West of 2949 Meyer's Road, Baltimore

Baltimore United Church Cemetery

9288 Burwash Rd, Baltimore

Camborne United Church Cemetery

3414 Burnham Street North (County Road 18), Camborne

Cold Springs Pioneers Memorial Cemetery

Burnham Street North (County Road 18), Cold Springs

St. Paul's United Church Cemetery

3903 Burnham Street North, Cold Springs

Lent's Cemetery

34 Jean Davey Road, Precious Corners

Plainville Bible Christian Cemetery

8218 Cavan Road, Plainville

Plainville United Church Cemetery

8372 Cavan Road, Plainville

Pine Ridge Veterans Cemetery - Royal Canadian Legion Cemetery

5063 Main Street, Bewdley

St. George's Anglican Church Cemetery

8661 Church Hill Road, Gore's Landing

Fees and Charges

For pricing related to cemetery services and products, please visit the Township's Fees and Charges webpage.

Contact Details

For information relating to burials, purchase and sale of interment rights, monument / marker installation, or history relating to the Township-owned and operated cemeteries, please contact:

  • Township of Hamilton Clerk's Department
    • By email
    • Telephone: 905-342-2810
    • In-person / regular mail:  PO Box 1060, 8285 Majestic Hills Drive, Cobourg, ON K9A 4W5.
For contact information relating to private cemeteries within the Township, please visit the Bereavement Authority of Ontario's Public Register for contact information for these cemeteries.