Cheney Cemetery Association

East Center Street, Manchester, Connecticut located near the northeast corner of Manchester's East Cemetery

The Cheney Cemetery Association was incorporated in 1914 for the descendants of George and Electa Woodbridge Cheney of Manchester, Connecticut. The family-owned and -operated silk manufacturing business, Cheney Brothers, flourished in Manchester from its founding in 1838 until the 1950s. The Cemetery Association maintains the burial grounds, sponsors genealogical study and supports organizations that further family philanthropic interests in Manchester and Hartford and honor the history of the Cheneys and Cheney Brothers.


New website coming in 2021

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