United States, Cemetery Abstracts is a free collection at FamilySearch with a searchable name index linked to images of cemetery records in the United States, Bahamas, Bermuda, Canada, New South Wales, and New Zealand.
“This collection includes abstracts from cemeteries in the United States, compiled by various missions of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints. The collection also includes records from the Bahamas, Bermuda, Canada, New South Wales, and New Zealand.”
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These cemetery records may include:
- Name of the decedent
- Birth date
- Death date
- Name of the cemetery
- Location of the cemetery
- Notes regarding insignias on the tombstone