Cemeteries and Burials - London and Beyond


Deceased Online "Deceased Online is the first central database of statutory burial and cremation registers for the UK and Republic of Ireland -- a unique resource for family history researchers and professional genealogists"

Maybe be useful for deaths Archaic Medical Terms

London Central

London burial grounds   http://www.londonburials.co.uk/ (and also  http://www.doubleo.fsnet.co.uk/bgpage1.htm)

Victorian London Cemeteries    http://homepage.ntlworld.com/hitch/gendocs/cem.html

EAST LONDON CEMETERIES AND CREMATORIA http://www.eolfhs.org.uk/eolcem02.htm

http://www.towerhamletscemetery.org/ someone said they are very helpful

Abney Park Cemetery burial index, containing over 193,00 entries : http://freepages.genealogy.rootsweb.com/~abneypark/abneyy.html
also look at
Abney Park Cemetery Index 2005

The City of London Cemetery & Crematorium - some online burial records : It was Search Burial Registers 3/2009 failing so go to http://www.cityoflondon.gov.uk/and look for Burial Registers which are 1856-1865 - you pick an image by date and check for names

Parish Registers and M I's for Tottenham,:  All Hallows' Parish Registers 1558-1837  and All Hallows Monumental Inscriptions

Burials at St Mary Magdalene Old Fish Street 1813 - 1853 : http://thor.prohosting.com/~hughw/fish_st2.txt

Register of Burials in the Temple Church London 1628 to 1839 http://www.ancestorsatrest.com/england.shtml

Wandsworth Council - Cemeteries and crematorium - Introduction

The Friends of Highgate cemetery http://highgate-cemetery.org/index.asp  . Look under 'Visitors' for "Grave Searches"

Friends of Brockley & Ladywell Cemeteries

Cemeteries & Crematoria in Lambeth.  ( http://www.lambeth.gov.uk/ then services)

london cemeteries -www.londoncemeteries.co.uk/ Information on 100 plus cemeteries - but 3/2009 it seems to have server problems

Greater London Cemeteries and Crematoria - FamilyHistoryQuests.co.uk

and check LMA and Guildhall see London - a difficult place to research

Willesden Jewish Cemetery‎ Willesden Jewish Cemetery is a cemetery for Jews in Beaconsfield Road, Willesden, London Borough of Brent. It opened in 1873 on a 20 acre site.  see United Synagogue - Cemeteries

Kensal Green http://www.kensalgreen.co.uk/

and look at Ron's Parish Registers (PRs)

Commercial sites

Do keep an eye on Commercial sites of Major Interest  

Deceased Online Search registers by Country, Region, County, Burial Authority or Crematorium free of charge. Looking at detail is a Fee.

especially Findmypast who are have burial records especially for London which came from Familyhistoryonline.net and Ancestry have London parish registers

Burials at St Leonard Shoreditch 1813-1853, Boyd's London Burials, and City of London burials index are at http://www.britishorigins.com/- perhaps you can do some search before needing to pay.
Aussies could get there as National Library has Free registration for any Australian - they will post your membership card
http://www.nla.gov.au/app/eresources/ but away from Library itself now seems stopped


BMD Registers: 

The Official Non-Parochial BMDs Service Burials at the following non-denominational cemeteries or burial grounds are now on the nonconformist registers site www.bmdregisters.co.uk  Index is free, but full transcripts and images are pay-per-view (or free to subscribers to The Genealogist).

Victoria Park Cemetery, Hackney (1853-1876) 
Southwark New Burial Ground, New St, St John Horsleydown (1821-1854) 
Bunhill Fields Burial Ground 
Gibraltar Row, 
Bethnal Green (Protestant Dissenters)


London and Beyond

Just outside what I call London

Ealing Cemeteries * Acton Cemetery, Park Royal Road, Acton * Greenford Park Cemetery, Windmill Lane, Greenford * Havelock Cemetery, Havelock Road, Southall * Hortus Cemetery, Merrick Road, Southall * South Ealing Cemetery, South Ealing Road, Ealing

Richmond Upon Thames : http://www.richmond.gov.uk/ look for burials hopefully this goes directly http://www2.richmond.gov.uk/burials/

Kingston Council Cemetery and Burial Information