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Grave of Rufus Seymour Chaffee and relocated graves of Anna A. Timmerman Chaffee and Leslie Seymour Chaffee - Quabbin Park Cemetery, Ware, Massachusetts
"Although the decision to flood the towns met with some local resistance, the valley people had few options. Systematically, the valley was transformed. The 2,500 residents left their homes, with prized possessions and memories, and started over in other towns. Their empty houses were razed or moved; factories were demolished; large tracts of land were clear cut and burned; roads were relocated. The 7,500 bodies buried in the towns' 34 cemeteries were removed, most were reinterred at Quabbin Park Cemetery in Ware."