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We offer a variety of map options on the maps.brant.ca site.

Maps Brant You may choose to view a dynamic interactive map system with numerous mapping layers that can be turned on as needed. Or, you may select from maps from the gallery, which have been prepared to promote or highlight locations and specific information across the County of Brant.

Interactive Maps

Gain access to a vast amount of information on this mapping site anytime or anywhere. The mapping solution is widely available on many devices that support web browsing.

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View and download maps prepared to promote events, trails and locations across the County.

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Cemeteries

The County of Brant manages 11 active cemeteries where burial services are offered year round.

Throughout the County there are 25 inactive cemeteries where loved ones are honoured. Much of Brant's history is commemorated by the settlers that rest in our cemeteries.

The Margaret Graham Memorial Chapel in Paris has available services at no charge for families. The chapel can seat 80 people.

The County of Brant Cemetery Office is located at:Margaret Graham Memorial Chapel

116 King Edward Street
Paris, ON N3L 3E3

Business Hours: Monday to Friday, 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.

 

Decoration Days 2017

Please be advised that Decoration Day will be held at the following cemeteries:

Burford Pioneer Burford Congregational: Sunday August 13th.   Ecumenical Service will be held at 2:00 p.m. at the Blessed Sacrament Church in Burford.

Oakland Cemetery: Sunday, August 27th 

Service will be held at 9:00 a.m. at Oakland United Church.

Scotland Cemetery: Sunday, September 3rd

Service will be held at 2:30 p.m. at the Baptist Church.

Mt. Pleasant Cemetery: Sunday, September 10th

Service will be held at 2:00 pm at Mt. Pleasant Cemetery. If raining, the service will be held at the United Church Hall.

Northfield Cemetery: Sunday, September 17th

Service will be held at 2:30 p.m. at Northfield Congregational Church.

Family and friends are welcome to place flowers (real or artificial) at the graveside. Glass containers, pottery or wires are not allowed, as they are a hazard to staff and the public. In order to keep the cemeteries clean and neat in appearance, our staff will dispose of withered flowers the following week, and artificial flowers when in poor condition.

Enjoy this year's Decoration Day in your community.

 

The Cemetery hours for the 2017 Christmas Holidays are as follows:

  • December 22, Friday - Open from 8:00am - 12:00 noon. 
  • December 25 & 26, Monday and Tuesday- Closed
  • December 27 & 28, Wednesday and Thursday Open
  • December 29, Friday - Open from 8:00am - 12:00 noon. 
  • January 1,  Monday  - Closed
  • January 3, Tuesday - Open

 

Cemetery Bylaw

Cemetery bylaws govern the operation of county cemeteries.

Read the cemetery bylaw for more detailed information.


Genealogy Requests

For those who are interested in finding a family member, genealogy requests are accepted at the Cemetery Office. To conduct a search of records the following information is required:

  • Name of the cemetery
  • Full name of the person
  • Date or approximate year of death

Some of the records on file for cemeteries are not complete, therefore we may not be able to provide you with the information you request. Please call 519-442-3822 for information. The following resources will also assist you in your family history research:

  • Online cemetery records for thousands of cemeteries world-wide - www.interment.net
  • Brant County Genealogical Society - 519-753-4140
  • The Paris Museum and Historical Society - 519-442-9295
  • The Burford Township Historical Society - 519-449-1792
  • The South Dumfries Historical Society - 519-448-3265
  • The County of Brant Public Library online historical collection and local history book collections - www.brantlibrary.ca

County Contacts

Administration
26 Park Avenue, Burford, ON N0E 1A0
Phone: 519-449-2451
Toll Free: 1-888-250-2295
Fax: 519-449-2454
Monday - Friday - 8:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.

Customer Service Offices Holiday Hours
Closed at noon Friday, December 22
Open at 8:30 a.m. Wednesday, December 27
Closed at noon Friday, December 29
Open at 8:30 a.m. Tuesday, January 2, 2018

Mailing Address
P.O. Box 160
Burford, ON
N0E 1A0

Property Tax
26 Park Avenue, Burford, ON N0E 1A0
Phone: 519-449-2451
Toll Free: 1-888-250-2295
Fax: 519-449-1380
Monday - Friday - 8:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.

Customer Service Offices Holiday Hours
Closed at noon Friday, December 22
Open at 8:30 a.m. Wednesday, December 27
Closed at noon Friday, December 29
Open at 8:30 a.m. Tuesday, January 2, 2018

Mailing Address
P.O. Box 249
Burford, ON
N0E 1A0

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