Save the Date, April 7, 2018 for our Annual Breakfast. Pulitzer Prize-Winning Author John Matteson will be Our Speaker!


Melvin Memorial


About the Cemetery


Luminaries Buried Here Include:

Bronson Alcott (teacher, writer, philosopher)
Louisa May Alcott (novelist)
Ephraim Wales Bull (horticulturist)
Ralph Waldo Emerson (essayist, lecturer, poet)
Daniel Chester French (sculptor)
Nathaniel Hawthorne (novelist)
Sophia Peabody Hawthorne (painter)
Samuel Hoar (lawyer and politician)
Judge Ebenezer Rockwood Hoar (lawyer, politician)
Senator George Frisbie Hoar
Harriet M. Lothrop (author and publisher)
Elizabeth Palmer Peabody (educator)
Franklin Sanborn (journalist, author, reformer)
Henry David Thoreau (author, poet, philosopher, naturalist)

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