Find your ancestors in Donegal cemetery records

Discover your ancestors who were buried in Finner Cemetery, County Donegal, Ireland, between 1737 and 2011. The records may reveal when and where your relatives were buried. The memorial inscription may also reveal the age and occupation of the deceased, and details of other relatives who were buried in the same grave.

Each record comprises a transcript of the original monumental or grave inscription and a photograph of the grave site. The amount of information listed varies, but the records usually include a combination of the following information about your ancestor:


  • First name(s)
  • Last name
  • Burial year
  • Birth year
  • Death year
  • Parish
  • County
  • Cemetery
  • Locator
  • Age
  • Notes
  • Reference number


The records also contain at least one full colour photograph of the gravestone. You may be able to see the exact location of the grave and the condition of the grave, as well as any inscriptions that are not included in the ‘Notes’ field of the transcript.