Burial Records & Cemetery Plots
Burial registration is required by law so that the City of Madison may keep accurate records regarding interments in the city cemeteries. For more information or a burial registration form, contact 706-342-1251 x205.
Information on historic burials may be found in:
- Directory of Graves: Old Madison Cemetery, published in 1990 as a public service project by the Bank of Madison
- Directory of Graves: Old Madison Cemetery, published in 2001 as a public service project by the Bank of Madison
Both publications may be obtained by contacting Customer Service at the Bank of Madison, Main Branch in Downtown Madison.
There are four city cemeteries, collectively known as the Madison Historic Cemeteries.
Cemetery plots may be purchased in Fairview
Cemetery (across the railroad tracks and left) or in Madison Memorial Cemetery (in front of the railroad tracks and left). Fees for cemetery plots are listed on the Schedule of Fees.