Thursday, October 11, 2012

Burial records form 1856 to 1902 complete Greenwich Cemetery's collection


  • Following the September release of just over 50% of the records for Greenwich Cemetery, all remaining burial records are now available on www.deceasedonline.com
  • In total, the historic South East London cemetery has approximately 93,000 records for the period 1856 - 2000
  • Greenwich Cemetery features a very high number of military burials spanning many wars and campaigns conducted by British forces overseas
  • Click here to read more details about this cemetery and many others within the 'database coverage' section on Deceased Online website

The data for Greenwich Cemetery comprise:

  • Computerised records
  • Grave details indicating those buried in each grave
  • Scans of burial registers
  • Cemetery maps indicating grave locations
  • Some photographs of memorials and headstones

There are now over 400,000 records available on Deceased Online for four of the five cemeteries and Eltham Crematorium within Royal Borough of Greenwich. All records for the outstanding Woowich Cemetery will be added very soon.

Find out more about the cemeteries and the famous and infamous featured on Deceased Online. Read our new blog by historian and genealogist Emma Jolly.

See: http://deceasedonlineblog.blogspot.co.uk