Alameda County Genealogy

Cemeteries


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INDEX
Alameda Presbyterian Cemetery
All Saints Cemetery
Cathedral of Christ the Light Mausoleum
Cedar Lawn Memorial Park
Centerville Pioneer Cemetery
Centerville Presbyterian Cemetery
Chapel of the Chimes Memorial Park
Chapel of the Chimes Oakland
Chapel of Memories
County Hospital
Cypress Cemetery
Decoto Cemetery
Dublin Cemetery
Dominican Sisters Cemetery
Evergreen Cemetery
Five Pillars Farm Cemetery
Fremont Memorial Park
Garden of Noor Cemetery
Holy Ghost Cemetery 
Holy Sepulchre Cemetery 
Holy Spirit Cemetery
Home of Eternity Cemetery
Home of Peace Cemetery 
IOOF Memory Gardens Cemetery
Irvington Memorial Cemetery
Lone Tree Cemetery
Masonic Cemetery Hayward
Masonic Cemetery Livermore
Memory Gardens Cemetery
Midway Cemetery
Mission San Jose Cemetery
Mount Calvary Cemetery
Mount Eden Cemetery
Mount Saint Joseph Cemetery
Mountain View Cemetery
Mountain View Cemetery Columbarium
Oak Knoll Cemetery
Ohlones Cemetery
Pleasanton Memorial Gardens
Potter's Field San Leandro
Potter's Field San Lorenzo
Presbyterian Cemetery
Roselawn Cemetery
Roselawn Memorial Park
Saint Augustine's Catholic Cemetery
Saint Joseph's Cemetery 
Saint Mary's Cemetery
Saint Michael's Cemetery
San Lorenzo Cemetery
San Lorenzo Pioneer Cemetery
San Lorenzo Pioneer Memorial Park
Cathedral of Christ the Light Mausoleum
180 Grand Ave
Oakland, CA 94612
website

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Cedar Lawn Memorial Park
48800 Warm Springs Blvd
Fremont, CA 94539
510.656.5565 

37 27 53 N | -121 54 51 W

Pictures - Tombstone Transcription Project, State of California

Partial list of graves: USGenWeb/Kathy Grant

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Centerville Pioneer Cemetery
(aka Alameda Presbyterian Cemetery, Centerville Presbyterian Cemetery, Presbyterian Cemetery, Dominican Sisters Cemetery)
Bonde Way and Post Street
Fremont, CA 

37 33 35 N | -122 00 30 W

Livermore-Amador Genealogical Society: "Presbyterian Cemetery, Centerville, CA - several typewritten sheets, in alphabetical order. The cemetery is/was located in the "rear of Presbyterian Church in Centerville". No other information is available. A more complete list of burials in this cemetery may be found at the following URL: 

California Tombstone Project

Partial list of graves: USGenWeb/Irene

History: USGenWeb/Irene

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Chapel of the Chimes Memorial Park
(aka Cypress Cemetery, Decoto, Garden of Noor, Masonic Cemetery)
32992 Mission Blvd.
Hayward, CA 94544
510.471.3363

37 36 40 N | -122 01 24 W

Lifemark Group: "...has been operating continuously since 1872. "

Pictures - Tombstone Transcription Project, State of California

Find a Grave (Chapel of the Chimes)

Livermore-Amador Genealogical Society: "Decoto Cemetery, Decoto, CA - transcribed from an unascribed alphabetical list at H.A.H.S.

Partial list of graves for Decoto: USGenWeb/Donna Gatts

Chapel of the Chimes Oakland
4499 Piedmont Ave
Oakland, CA 94611
510.654.0123

37 36 46 N | -122 01 32 W

Lifemark Group: "Chapel of the Chimes in Oakland was founded in 1909 as a crematory and columbarium."

Pictures - Tombstone Transcription Project, State of California

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Chapel of Memories
4401 Howe Street
Oakland, CA  94611
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County Cemetery
(aka Potter's Field)
North end of Van Avenue
San Leandro, CA 94577

37 43 04 N | -122 07 26 W

for information:
Alameda County Coroner
480 Fourth Street
Oakland, CA 94607
(510) 268-7300

'This Potter's Field is on a hilly, secluded area on the right of and adjacent to Mount Calvary Cemetery [San Leandro]. The boundary between Mount Calvary Cemetery and Potter's Field is designated by a path with no fence or cemetery gate dividing the two properties."--Find-A-Grave

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Dublin Cemetery
6600 Donlon Way
Dublin CA

For information:
City of Dublin
100 Civic Plaza
Dublin CA 94568
925.833.6645

37 41 59 N | -121 56 16 W

Pictures - Tombstone Transcription Project, State of California

List of graves: Livermore-Amador Genealogical Society

Tombstone trancriptions: Fred Kemmerle/interment.net

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Evergreen Cemetery 
6450 Camden Street
Oakland, CA 94605
510.632.1602 

37 46 19 N | -122 10 46 W

Pictures - Tombstone Transcription Project, State of California

Partial List of Graves: USGenWeb/Donna Gatts

Tombstone transcriptions: Edith Clack/interment.net

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Five Pillars Farm Cemetery
1761 Laughlin Road
Livermore, CA 94550
Website

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Holy Ghost Cemetery 
(aka Holy Spirit Cemetery)
5250 Central Avenue
Fremont, CA 94536

37 32 28 N | -122 00 52 W

Pictures - Tombstone Transcription Project, State of California

List of graves: A-L, M-Z
Notes: A-L, M-Z

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Holy Sepulchre Cemetery 
26230 Mission Blvd.
Hayward, CA 94544
510.581.2488

37 38 56 N | -122 03 50 W

Pictures - Tombstone Transcription Project, State of California

Partial list of graves: California Tombstone Project/Kay Arnold

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Home of Eternity Cemetery
5000 Piedmont Avenue
Oakland, CA 94611
510.658.2588 
sfjcf.org: "Historic cemetery in the Piedmont/Oakland area serving the entire Jewish community. "
Home of Peace Cemetery 
4712 Fairfax Avenue
Oakland, CA 94601
510482.1147 

37 46 46 N | -122 12  10 W

Pictures - Tombstone Transcription Project, State of California

Partial list of graves: USGebWeb/Donna Gatts

Irvington Memorial Cemetery
(aka Fremont Memorial Park Cemetery)
41001 Chapel Way
Fremont, CA 94538
510.656.5800

37 31 57 N | -121 57 59 W

Livermore-Amador Genealogical Society: "Irvington Cemetery, 41001 Chapel Way, Fremont, CA - transcribed from an unascribed alphabetical list at H.A.H.S. [Hayward Area Historical Society]."

Pictures - Tombstone Transcription Project, State of California

Graves: A-K, L-Z  - California Tombstone Project/Matt & Janna Zachary

Interments: A-D, E-H, I-M, N-R, S-Z  - California Tombstone Project/Matt & Janna Zachary

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Lone Tree Cemetery
24591 Fairview Ave.
Hayward, CA 94542
510.582.1274 
 

37 40 29 N | -122 02 58 W

Livermore-Amador Genealogical Society: "Records of the Lone Tree Cemetery, Hayward, CA, may be found on LDS film #1033875."

Pictures - Tombstone Transcription Project, State of California

Partial list of graves: California Tombstone Project / Donna Gatts

Memory Gardens Cemetery
(aka IOOF Memory Gardens Cemetery)
3873 East Avenue
Livermore, CA
History: Livermore-Amador Genealogical Society--"This cemetery is owned and operated by the Independent Order of Odd Fellows #219 of Livermore, California."

Pictures - Tombstone Transcription Project, State of California

Partial list of graves: Livermore-Amador Genealogical Society

Map: Livermore-Amador Genealogical Society

Midway Cemetery
Patterson Pass Rd. (at Tesla substation, 8 miles west of Tracy, CA)
Alameda County, CA 95377
information: California Saving Graves
Mission San Jose Cemetery
43300 Mission Blvd.
Fremont, CA

37 32 03 N | -121 55 11 W

Pictures - Tombstone Transcription Project, State of California

Partial list of graves: USGenWeb/D Hawkins

Tombstone transcriptions: Devon Hawkins/interment.net

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Mission San Jose Cemetery, Dominican Sisters of
43326 Mission Blvd
Fremont, CA 94539
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Mount Calvary Cemetery
North end of Van Avenue
San Leandro, CA 94577

37 43 04 N | -122 07 26 W
 

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Livermore-Amador Genealogical Society: "Mt. Calvary Cemetery, Hayward, CA - transcribed from unascribed papers at H.A.H.S. [Hayward Area Historical Society] This was also the burial place of paupers from Alameda County hospitals from 1932 to 1973. Further records may be available from St. Leander's Church, 474 W. Estudillo Avenue, San Leandro."

Mount Eden Cemetery 
2440 Depot Road
Hayward, CA 94545

37 38 19 N | -122 06 40 W

Livermore-Amador Genealogical Society: "Mt. Eden Cemetery, 2440 Depot Road, Hayward, CA - a book copyrighted in 1979, created by a committee chaired by Edith Gunn Jensen, for H.A.H.S.[Hayward Area Historical Society]. The book is indexed, and divided into four sections. The sections are: Regular interments, Removals, Cremations, and Chinese and Japanese."

Pictures - Tombstone Transcription Project, State of California

Partial list of graves: USGenWeb/Donna Gatts

Tombstone transcriptions: Fred Kemmerle/interment.net

Mount Saint Joseph Cemetery
(aka All Saints Cemetery)
Walpert St. (at Marchand Court)
Hayward, CA

37 40 03 N | -122 04 31 W

Pictures - Tombstone Transcription Project, State of California

Partial list of graves, A-Z: California Tombstone Project/Marti Martin

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Mountain View Cemetery
and
Mountain View Cemetery Columbarium
5000 Piedmont Avenue
Oakland, CA 94611
510. 658.2588

37 50 07 N | -122 14 13 W

Mountain View Cemetery: "Mountain View Cemetery Association, founded in 1863..." more history

Pictures - Tombstone Transcription Project, State of California

List of graves: California Tombstone Project/David Johnson

Oak Knoll Cemetery
Livermore, CA

37 40 37 N | -121 47 21 W

"Cemetery Near the Burned Winery about a mile from Livermore on the road to Pleasanton.": DAR/Livermore-Amador Genealogical Society

Pictures - Tombstone Transcription Project, State of California

Partial list of graves: Livermore-Amador Genealogical Society

Ohlones Cemetery
(aka Ohlone Indian Cemetery)
Washington Blvd (near Paseo Padre Pkwy)
Fremont, CA

37 31 54 N | -121 56 08 W

Fremont History: "1811 January: Ohlones Cemetery dedicated"

Mission San José: "Thousands of Ohlones are resting in the Ohlone cemetery located about a quarter of a mile down Washington Blvd. from the [San José Mission at 43300 Mission Blvd.].": pressanykey.com

Pleasanton Memorial Gardens
5780 Sunol Blvd.
Pleasanton CA 94566

37 38 49 N | -121 52 48 W

Pictures - Tombstone Transcription Project, State of California

List of graves: Livermore-Amador Genealogical Society

Roselawn Memorial Park
(aka Masonic Cemetery, Roselawn Cemetery)
1240 N. Livermore Avenue
Livermore, CA 94550

37 41 44 N | -121 46 28 W

Pictures - Tombstone Transcription Project, State of California

History - Livermore-Amador Genealogical Society 

Inscriptions - Livermore-Amador Genealogical Society

Roselawn Cemetery Burial Records, 1920-1999:  Livermore-Amador Genealogical Society ("The original and digitized burial records are in the possession of: Art Monument Co. Inc., 26295 Mission Blvd., Hayward, CA 94544."

Saint Augustine's Catholic Cemetery
Sunol Blvd. (near Sonoma Drive)
Pleasanton CA 94566

For more information: 
Saint Augustine's Catholic Cemetery
3999 Bernal Avenue
P.O. Box 817
Pleasanton, CA 94566

Pictures - Tombstone Transcription Project, State of California

List of graves: Livermore-Amador Genealogical Society 

Saint Joseph's Cemetery 
On Mission Blvd. at Chantecler Drive
Fremont, CA

Saint Joseph Catholic Church
43148 Mision Boulevard
Fremont, CA
510.656.2364

37 31 02 N | -121 55 07 W

Pictures - Tombstone Transcription Project, State of California

Partial list of graves: California Tombstone Project/Alex Poole, et. al.

Tombstone transcriptions: Thomas A. Brammer /interment.net

Saint Mary's Cemetery
4529 Howe Street
Oakland CA 94611-4217
510.654.0936

37 50 06 N | -122 14 35 W

History: "...in 1863 Saint Mary Cemetery was the first cemetery established in the community of Oakland..."

Pictures - Tombstone Transcription Project, State of California

List of graves, 1863-1910 - California Tombstone Project

Tombstone transcriptions: Laurence Young/interment.net

Saint Michael's Cemetery
(aka Holy Angels)
3885 East Avenue
Livermore, CA 94550
925.455.9696

37 40 42 N | -121 45 06 W

History: "St. Michael Cemetery was established for parishioners of the Tri-Valley area by St. Michael Parish in 1880."

Pictures - Tombstone Transcription Project, State of California

St. Michael Cemetery Burial Records, 1881-2000: Livermore-Amador Genealogical Society, "original burial records are in the possession of: St. Michael Cemetery, 3885 East Avenue, P.O. Box 2149, Livermore, CA 94550"

San Lorenzo Pioneer Cemetery
(aka San Lorenzo Pioneer Memorial Park, San Lorenzo Cemetery, Potter's Field)
corner of Hesperian Blvd. and College Street
San Lorenzo, CA

37 41 24 N | -122 07 43 W

San Lorenzo Heritage Society: "It was non-sectarian, and the first burial of record was April 10, 1853." "The Cemetery was dedication [sic] on March 24, 1964 as the San Lorenzo Pioneer Memorial Park, a memorial honoring the early pioneers of Rancho San Lorenzo. Records on those buried in the Cemetery are available at the Hayward Area Historical Society Library."

Pictures - Tombstone Transcription Project, State of California

Fairmont Hospital Burials/Potter's Field: "...persons listed ...died at Fairmont Hospital...and were buried in unmarked graves in the 'potters field' at San Lorenzo Cemetery, July 10, 1920 to November 17, 1931. ..." - California Tombstone Project/Donna Gatts

Partial list of graves: California Tombstone Project/Donna Gatts


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