Find your ancestors in Canadian headstones index

What can these records tell me?

This is a volunteer-produced index of headstone inscriptions across Canada. The index was provided by

Each result will provide you with a transcript of key information including all or some of the following fields:

  • First name(s)
  • Last name
  • Birth year
  • Birth date
  • Death year
  • Death date
  • Place
  • County
  • Province
  • Country
  • Inscription

For some records, years were only included in the inscription field. Be sure to check that field for additional details. If you are having difficulty finding your ancestor in this index, try searching on just a name with no year selected.

You may be able to find images of your ancestor’s headstone on the source website.