Canada Cemetery and other Death Records

Search burial records in these online cemetery databases.

Canada Wide Databases

  • Ancestor Search Canada Cemeteries

    Custom Search of burial listings in Canada. Search by name and location. These transcriptions are from sites large and small found across the internet. If your ancestor is not found in the above search engine, try the huge databases below.

  • Billion Graves Canadian Burials
    Thousands of Canadian burials, many with tombstone images. Refine the search by choosing name, then Canada, then province.

  • Canada Deaths and Burials
    Name index to 100,000 death and burial records from Canada in the years 1664-1955 from

  • Canada GenWeb Cemetery Project
    Burial transcriptions from over 18,000 Cemeteries
    First name:

  • Canadian Headstones
    An index of headstone records which include transcription and images of tombstones from Canada's cemeteries. From Family Search, the Mormon Genealogy web site.

  • Findagrave Canadian Burials
    Thousands of Canadian burial records many with tombstone images. Refine the search by using the filters in the left column.

    Canadian burial records. Search by province.


British Columbia

  • British Columbia Archives
    Search the indexes to births, marriages, deaths, colonial marriages, and baptisms. Click on "event type" to search deaths only. Transcribed record with images of some of the original records.

  • British Columbia Death Index
    British Columbia Death Registrations 1872 to 1990 at

  • British Columbia Death Registrations
    Death certificates for the years 1872 to 1986 which includes many original images of the records from Family Search, the Mormon genealogy site.

  • British Columbia Cemetery Finding Aid

    Over 300,000 records and headstone inscriptions from over 200 cemeteries in the province of British Columbia

    Given Name:
    Surname: Soundex search? Check for sound-alike search

    If you find an ancestor in BCCFA and know the Reference number, you can contact the contributing organization for further information


New Brunswick

Newfoundland and Labrador

  • Grand Banks
    Transcriptions of cemeteries for Newfoundland and Labrador listed by district.

  • StonePics
    Alphabetical index of names found on the Stonepics cemetery transcriptions database.

Nova Scotia

  • Death Registrations
    Vital Statistics Division of Service index of Nova Scotia deaths from 1864-1877 and 1890-1960 at

  • Nova Scotia Deaths
    Death Records from 1890 to 1955. Search the collection and browse the images at

  • Historical Vital Statistics
    Over a million names in the Nova Scotia Genealogy database including birth, marriage, and death records. Check death to just search the death records.


  • Ontario Cemetery Finding Aid
    Over 3 million cemetery listings
    Given Name: Exact match?
    Surname: Soundex search?
    Cemetery: Exact match?
    County: Exact match?
    Township: Exact match?

    If you find an ancestor in Ontario Cemetery Finding Aid, use the Reference number from the search results and contact the contributing organization for further information.

  • Ontario Death Index
    From the Archives of Ontario 1869 to 1938 at

  • Ontario Death Registrations
    Rootsweb volunteer project to index Ontario death records.

Prince Edward Island


  • Drouin Collection
    Search burial and other records from 1621-1947. Transcribed in French with Images at


Yukon Territories

  • Yukon Genealogy
    Search the database for transcriptions of Pioneer Cemetery, Grey Mountain Cemetery and Yukon River Basin burials

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