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 Familysearch.org
Canada GenWeb Cemetery Project
Burial transcriptions from over 18,000 Cemeteries
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.
- Alberta Cemetery Database
Almost 200,000 burial records from numerous Alberta cemeteries
- 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 Ancestry.com
- 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
If you find an ancestor in BCCFA and know the Reference number, you can contact the contributing organization for further information
- Manitoba Cemeteries
GenWeb cemetery and obituary transcriptions.
- Manitoba Probate Records
Index to estate and probate records at the Archives of Manitoba.
- Manitoba Vital Statistics Agency
Records for deaths from more than 70 years ago.
- Provincial Archives of New Brunswick
- New Brunswick Cemeteries
The cemeteries open to thumbnails of the tombstone images in each cemetery.
Newfoundland and Labrador
- Grand Banks
Transcriptions of cemeteries for Newfoundland and Labrador listed by district.
Alphabetical index of names found on the Stonepics cemetery transcriptions database.
- Death Registrations
Vital Statistics Division of Service index of Nova Scotia deaths from 1864-1877 and 1890-1960 at Ancestry.com.
- Nova Scotia Deaths
Death Records from 1890 to 1955. Search the collection and browse the images at Familysearch.org
- 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
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 Ancestry.com
- Ontario Death Registrations
Rootsweb volunteer project to index Ontario death records.
Prince Edward Island
- Island Register
Transcriptions and other cemetery info.
- Prince Edward Island Genealogy Society
Cemetery Transcriptions available for a fee.
- Drouin Collection
Search burial and other records from 1621-1947. Transcribed in French with Images at Ancestry.com
- Saskatchewan Vital Statistics
Scroll down to search for deaths from 100 years ago and more
- Saskatchewan Cemeteries Project
Transcriptions and photographs for over 1400 cemeteries in Saskatchewan
- Saskatchewan Burial Index
More than 270,000 burial records from the years 1802 to 2011 at Ancestry.com
- Saskatchewan Cemetery Transcripts
Burial Transcriptions from 1850 to 1994 from Familysearch.com, the Mormon genealogy website.
- Saskatchewan GenWeb Cemeteries & Obituaries
- Yukon Genealogy
Search the database for transcriptions of Pioneer Cemetery, Grey Mountain Cemetery and Yukon River Basin burials
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