Wakefield, Yorkshire Cemetery Records Online

Wakefield Cemetery Records - genealogyDeceasedOnline have just released 230,000 burial & crematorium records for cemeteries run by Wakefield Metropolitan District Council. In all 19 cemeteries & 2 crematoria are covered dating from 1857. At the present time 75% of the records are online with the balance being released soon.

Good news for those with ancestors in this area of West Yorkshire




  1. Some of these records are already freely available from the council’s own website. See my blog post here (http://barnsleyhistorian.blogspot.com/2013/04/thankful-thursday-wakefield-council.html) for more information.

    • Thanks Linda for your message with the info that some of the Wakefield burials are available online free. I’ll do a post about this quoting your website which I have had a good look at and congratulate you on :-). Kind regards, Linda

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