Oldham, Lancashire Cemetery Registers

Oldham, Lancashire Cemetery RegistersCemetery records 1797 – 2004 for Oldham, Lancashire are now available online on familysearch. The site gives this information ….

This collection contains cemetery registers from Hollinwood, Failsworth, Royton, Crompton, Chadderton, Lees, and Greenacres cemeteries in Oldham. Most registers contain, name, address, date of death, date of burial and burial location.

The records start from when the cemeteries were established so don’t expect records from 1797 for all the cemeteries. There is a more details explanation about the records if you click on the “learn more” button.

The records are very extensive featuring Burial Registers, Crematorium Registers, Stillborn Registers, Armed Services & War Dead Registers, Grave Plans & Family Plot Registers. There are indexes, but you can also browse through scans of the original documents. Wonderful resource. It’s just a pity that I don’t have anyone from Oldham !!



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Essex parish records online



Essex parish records onlineAn index (limited transcript) of Essex parish registers 1538 – 1900 are now online free at


There are no images available at the familysearch site, but scans of the actual registers can be found at



And last, but not least the Essex Online Parish Clerk is at http://essex-opc.org.uk/