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Burial and cremation records available online

Finding burial and cremation records in Royal Greenwich is now easy and you can do it from your own home. There are nearly 500,000 burial and cremation records managed by the Royal Borough of Greenwich and they can all be searched online.

Deceased Online

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Royal Borough of Greenwich has teamed up with the specialist family history organisation Deceased Online and the following records are available on their website:

  • Digital scans of burial and cremation registers
  • Computerised records of burials and cremations (where registers are not available)
  • Details of those buried in each grave
  • Cemetery maps indicating the area for each grave location
  • Some photographs of memorials and headstones

Free to search

You can search the website for free and if you find a relevant document, this may be downloaded or printed for a fee. Simply follow the instructions on the website.

As well as records in Royal Greenwich, Deceased Online includes millions of burial and cremation records for other London boroughs and for areas across the UK.

Learn about Royal Greenwich burial and cremation data on Deceased Online

If you do not have an internet connection

You can use a computer at a local library or The Woolwich Centre, or contact Cemetery Services for advice. If you would like Cemetery Services to carry out a search on your behalf, there is a fee of £58.