Cemeteries in the U.S.
According to author Val Greenwood there are five types of cemeteries in the U.S.:
(1) Churchyard cemetery on church grounds;
(2) Church-operated cemetery not connected to church grounds or building;
(3) Government-owned cemetery;
(4) Privately-owned, non-church cemetery;
(5) and the Family Cemetery occupying a small corner of a family farm or estate.