120 Smalley Street,
New Britain, CT 0605
|Fairview Cemetery has been serving the greater New Britain community for well over two hundred and fifty years. Established in 1756, Fairview is among the areas oldest and most historic burial grounds. This majestic one hundred acre city within a city, is home to over thirty-eight thousand interments, with room for thousands more. Fairview Cemetery has grown while New Britain has grown around it, all the while maintaining its pastoral abundance, with winding roads and mature trees. Administered by the City of New Britain, Parks & Recreation Department, Fairview Cemetery continues to be one of the area’s foremost non-sectarian cemeteries.
From the mid 1890’s onward the cemetery has collected in-depth information on each interment including: name, place of birth, late residence, age at death, date of death, cause of death, date of burial, undertaker, parents and maiden name of spouse (some records may be incomplete if information was not known at time of burial). These records may be viewed in person by appointment at no charge or cemetery staff can compile this information for you at a slight fee.
GENEALOGY RESEARCH FEE:
please send all names, with applicable payment to: Fairview Cemetery, 120 Smalley Street, New Britain, CT 06051
Please make checks payable to “Fairview Cemetery”. Please include approximate dates of birth and death if known (even approximate dates are helpful). Allow up to ten weeks for processing, requests will be answered in the order they are received, and may take up to ten weeks to process.
The Interment Records of Fairview Cemetery are also accessible for public viewing at on charge by appointment. Please call (860) 826-3495 to arrange a time.