Updated: 8 April 2006

Town of Clarence Cemeteries
Erie County, New York
was formed from "Willink," (now Aurora,) March 11, 1808,
now including the hamlets of Clarence Center, Clarence Hollow and Harris Hill

Town of Clarence

Beeman Cemetery ~ 6151 Salt Road, between Clarence Center and Keller Roads.,
one mile south of County Road. (
Location Map)
Burdick Cemetery see Danser Family Cemetery
Clarence Center Cemetery ~ 5665 Goodrich Road (east side), between Roll and Clarence Center Rds. (Location Map)
Clarence Center Cemetery Association Inc., P.O. Box 107, Clarence Center, N.Y. 14032
Clarence Fillmore Cemetery ~ (Est. 1813) 4500 Block Ransom Road, north of Tillman Road,
between Bergtold and Stage Roads. Information: (716) 759 - 1470 (
Location Map)
Clarence Fillmore Cemetery Association ~ 4740 Sawmill Road, Clarence, NY 14031 (716) 759-1470
Cox Cemetery ~ Shimerville Road, between Roll Rd.and (1/2 mile) north of Greiner Rd.
Danser Pioneer Cemetery ~ Next to 9761 Martin Road, .06 miles east of Goodrich Road
East Clarence Cemetery see Beeman Cemetery
Eldred Pioneer Cemetery
Fillmore Clarence Cemetery see Clarence Fillmore Cemetery
Good Cemetery ~ Corner of Greiner and Meadowbrook Roads,
1 block east of Harris Hill Rd. Contact: Mennonite Church (716) 542-9927
Halter Cemetery see Strickler Cemetery
Harris Hill Cemetery ~ South side of Main Street, between Transit Road and Harris Hill Rd.
Heroy Road Cemetery see Warwick Family Cemetery
Hillcrest Cemetery see Shope Cemetery
Hunts Corners Baptist Cemetery ~ Est. 1892 -11131 County Road (north side) -
Before Hunts Corner - Akron Road, east of Salt Road.
The Town of Clarence has taken over the care of the cemetery.
Hunt's Corners Cemetery Association
c/o Fred Friedman, Treasurer; 74 Main Street P.O. Box 31 Akron, New York 14001-1292
Lutheran Cemetery ~ (ca. 1876) East side of Transit Road, north of Stahley Road,
Most people 'believe' that this cemetery is in the Town of Amherst. (
Mennonite Cemetery see Good Cemetery
Pioneer Cemetery see Eldred Cemetery
St. Mary's Roman Catholic Cemetery (1860) ~ Stahley Road, east side of Transit Road,
behind St. Mary's Church.
Contact: Church Rectory - 6919 Transit Road (716) 688-9380.

Most people believe that this cemetery is in Amherst. (Swormville)
St. Paul's Cemetery ~ West side of Goodrich Road, north of Wolcott Rd.,
before Sesh Rd. Set far off the road. Rev. Forrester (716) 741-2500
St.Stephen's Evangelical & Reform Cemetery ~ Tonawanda Creek Road, 1 1/2 miles east of Transit,
west of Goodrich Rd.
Salt Road Cemetery see Beeman Cemetery
Sacred Heart Home Cemetery ~ 4520 Ransom Road, located behind the Scared Heart Home,
next to Brothers of Mercy Nursing Home. Clarence Fillmore Cemetery have the records.
Schopf Cemetery see Shope Cemetery
Shope Cemetery ~ 4995 Hillcrest Dr,. north of Main Street, between Winding Lane and Alexander Drive.
Maintained by the Town of Clarence.
Strickler Cemetery ~ North side of Main Street (Route 5), bordered between Pine Edge Drive East,
Pine Ledge, Winding Lane and Main Street. (Located on private property)
Warwick Family Cemetery ~ Heroy Rd., East of Tonawanda Creek Rd.,
remains removed to
Beeman Cemetery
Wolcottsburg Lutheran Cemetery see St.Paul's Cemetery
Wycoff Cemetery see Danser Cemetery

Town Information
Town of Clarence History

Town of Clarence Official Web site

Books and Microfilm


Beeman Cemetery
Harris Hill Cemetery
Salt Cemetery
Source: Buffalo and Erie County Public Library
see Misc. - Index - Some Erie County Cemeteries



Clerk's Office

Clerk's Office
Town Clerk
Clarence Hall
1 Town Place
Clarence, NY 14031
(716) 741-8938


Laura Grenzebach
Clarence Town Hall
1 Town Place
Clarence, NY 14031
(716) 759-8575

Area Newspaper (Check for obituaries)

Clarence Bee (Weekly)
Buffalo News (Daily)

Many Thanks to all who have contributed to this page

Our Thanks to Sharon Simon for the corrections and additions.

Vital records

Clerk's Office
Town Clerk
Clarence Hall
1 Town Place
Clarence, NY 14031
(716) 741-8938

Historical Museum & Society

Clarence Historical Museum
10465 Main St.
Clarence, NY 14031
(716) 741 - 2281 or 759 - 8575
Museum Hours:

Wednesday: 10:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.
(Closed prior to holidays).
1:00 p.m. - 4:00 p.m.
(March 1 through - Oct. 31)
Closed all holidays.

Clarence Historical Society
10465 Main St.
Clarence, NY 14031
(716) 741 - 2281 or 759 - 8575
Museum Hours:

Wednesday: 10:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.
(Closed prior to holidays).
1:00 p.m. - 4:00 p.m.
(March 1 through - Oct. 31)
Closed all holidays.

Genealogy Department
10 a.m. - 12 p.m.
Second Floor,
Town Park Clubhouse.
(State Police Entrance)

Contact: May Coppola
(716) 7759 - 0997
(Closed prior to holidays).
Research limited to Clarence Families

Tours by Appointment
Call Museum
(716) 759 - 8575
Alicia Braaten
Director / Curator
(716) 741 - 3780

Town Links

Local areas, Maps & zip codes
Map showing Township
Clarence - 14031
Clarence Center - 14032
Clarence Hollow
East Amhest (Transit station) partly in the Town of Amherst
Harris Hill

Local researchers

Veterans Buried in the Town of Clarence
Cemetery Records Of The War Veterans



Gazetteer of the State of New York, author, J.H. French
Town Clerk of Clarence
Clarence Historical Museum

United States Postal Service
Buffalo & Erie County Historical Society files.
Buffalo & Erie County Public Library,
Special Collections Room

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