Center Street Cemetery Tour Set for May 15

Over the course of its 300 years of settlement, Easton has been home to a few thousand people who have become permanent residents. The town has several cemeteries where where people who made Easton what it is today Rest In Peace.

As part of Easton’s 175th Anniversary and sponsored by the Easton Cemetery Committee, Frank Pagliaro, Cemetery Committee member and local historian, will lead a tour of Center Street Cemetery on Saturday, May 15, at 11 a.m.

Registration is required and limited to 25 people. To register, please email your request to eastonctcemetery@yahoo.com and include how many will attend. Wearing masks and social distancing are required, in compliance with CDC guidelines.

Please wear comfortable shoes and be prepared for the uneven ground in the cemetery. The tour will take about an hour to an hour and a half.

In conjunction, there is an exhibit in the Easton Public Library display case on the town’s five oldest graveyards. The exhibit, which includes photos and printed records, showcases mortality, funeral, burial, mourning practices, and monument styles of the 18th, 19th, and early 20th Centuries.

Also included are a few notable Easton residents from the same periods.

Center Street Cemetery

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