City of Markham Cemeteries

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Description The City of Markham manages 18 historical, pioneer and abandoned cemeteries. The operation of Markham Cemeteries is governed by the City By-law 178-93.  
Markham has 5 active cemeteries where lots are still available for purchase and burials are permitted. 
Interment Rights are available for purchase in: 
Buttonville Cemetery 
Eckardt Cemetery 
First Baptist Church Cemetery (Markham) 
Hagerman West Cemetery 
St. John's 5th Line Church Cemetery (Milliken)
Dates Year round
Languages English
Fees The fee to purchase a burial lot is $950.00 plus HST and $500.00 plus HST for a cremation plot, with an additional charge of $200.00 plus HST for corner markers.
Areas Served Markham
Address & Map
Markham Civic Centre
101 Town Centre Blvd
Markham, ON L3R 9W3
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Mailing Address c/o Clerks Department, City of Markham 
Markham Civic Centre 
101 Town Centre Blvd 
Markham, ON L3R 9W3
Office Phone For plot sales and cemetery information please contact John Byer, Vice-Chair Markham Cemetery Board, at 647-801-2752
Primary Contact John Byer, Vice-Chair Markham Cemetery Board, City of Markham; Phone: 647-801-2752; Email:
Alternate Contact Carlie Turpin, Public Services & Records Coordinator, City of Markham; Phone: 905-477-7000 ext 2082; Email:
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Subjects Cemeteries ; Local history


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