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Cemeteries Online - Cemetery Transcriptions & Tombstone Photos

Find online cemetery records and tombstone photos from thousands of cemeteries around the world, including transcriptions of tombstone inscriptions, burial records and other cemetery records on the Internet.

Transcribing a Cemetery
transcribing a cemetery

Find a Grave
Browse descriptions and photos of graves of thousands of famous people from around the world. The site also lists over 12 million grave records for "non famous" ancestors.

Free online library of burial records from thousands of cemeteries across the world, for historical and genealogy research.

US GenWeb Tombstone Transcription Project
Volunteers from across the U.S. have uploaded transcriptions and photos from thousands of cemeteries.

Australian Cemeteries Index
Find details of headstones from 160+ cemeteries in Australia, mostly NSW in this nice site maintained by Reg McDonell. Photos accompany many of the inscriptions, and are free to download and use without restriction.

Australian Cemeteries
Hosted by the Australia-Cemeteries Mailing List, this site contains a list of all known Australian cemeteries, including contact information for each cemetery. Also provided, if available, are links to online burial indexes and/or contact points for 'look ups' and transcripts of burial lists.

Jewish Tombstones in Iran
Los Angeles resident Shahram Avraham Farzan visited Iran in search of his father's grave and, while there, photographed as many other Jewish graves as he could - over a thousand in all.

A Very Grave Matter
History and photographs of old colonial gravestones and cemeteries in New England, including Maine, New Hampshire and Massachusetts.

British Columbia Cemetery Finding Aid
This free database consists of the surnames, cemetery name and location of more than 344,000 interments collected from records and headstone inscriptions associated with 264 cemeteries situated in the province of British Columbia, Canada.

Cemetery Junction
The thousands of cemeteries found in this directory are linked to online cemetery transcriptions entered by volunteers. Focus is on the United States and Australia.

Commonwealth War Graves Commission
The free online "Debt of Honour" register provides personal, service, and burial location details for the 1.7 million members of the Canadian Commonwealth forces who died in the first and second World Wars.

Find cemetery information for New Jersey and New York, including online burial records for Secaucus, Bayonne and Mt. Repose cemeteries.

International Jewish Cemetery Project
The mission of this volunteer project is to catalog every Jewish burial site throughout the world. Search the Jewishgen Online Worldwide Burial Registry database, or browse by country of interest.

Ontario Cemetery Finding Aid
Free cemetery database lists the surnames, cemetery name and location of over 2 Million interments from several thousand cemeteries, cairns, memorials, and cenotaphs in Ontario, Canada. Searchable by surname.

Chicago Cemetery Photos
Several hundred photos from graves in Chicago, Cook County, Illinois.

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