Deceased Online adds Leicester City Cemeteries

All historic burial records from Leicester City Council’s cemeteries are now available to view on

The records available are for:

Belgrave Cemetery, 15,554 records, from 1881 to 2015, with 49 Commonwealth War Graves.
Gilroes Cemetery, 137,005 records, from 1902 to 2015, with 75 CWG
Saffron Hill Cemetery, 26,250 records, from 1931 to 2015, with 83 CWG
Welford Road Cemetery, 213,400 records, from 1849 to 2015, including 258 CWG.

The records comprise digital scans of all historic burial registers and computerized data for the most recent, maps showing the section in which the grave is located, and grave details for each of the graves and their occupants. Some details on register scans are masked for the last 15 years in order to comply with data protection.

In preparation for Deceased Online are 143,500 records from Gilroes Crematorium dating from 1902.

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