Waterford Township Cemetery Index: Source Information



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Burial information for the Waterford Township cemeteries is kept by the Waterford Township Facilities and Operations Department.  The department's address is 5240 Civic Center Drive, Waterford, MI 48329.


This index contains the names of persons buried in the five Waterford Township, Michigan, cemeteries and date from about 1820 to 1990. These cemeteries are the 1. Waterford Center Cemetery located at Airport Road and Pontiac Lake Road, Section 20; 2. Drayton Plains Cemetery located at Dixie Highway and Williams Lake Road, Section 10; 3. Crescent Hills Cemetery located in the Township's Civic Center at 5170 Civic Center Drive at the corner of Crescent Lake Road and Tubbs Road, Section 16; 4. Waterford Village Cemetery located on Rockcroft off Dixie Highway north of the intersection with Andersonville Road, Section 4; and 5. Four Towns Cemetery located on Cooley Lake Road near Lochaven, Section 32.  This map of Waterford marks the locations of these cemeteries.


Additional information about many of the internees indexed here may be found in the book, Cemetery Records, Waterford Township, Oakland County, Michigan, edited by Beverly Lancaster and Russel Reed (Pontiac: Pontiac Area Historical and Genealogical Society, 1989).  If you are unable to access this book, members of the Waterford Genealogical Society provide a look-up service.