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*[https://www.bcgs.ca/?s=cemetery British Columbia Genealogical Society], Cemetery Committee, has links to most British Columbia cemetery indexes and databases online.
 
*[https://www.bcgs.ca/?s=cemetery British Columbia Genealogical Society], Cemetery Committee, has links to most British Columbia cemetery indexes and databases online.
 
*{{RecordSearch|2290953|Canadian Headstones}}- FamilySearch - Name index of headstone inscriptions courtesy of CanadianHeadstones which is a family history database of records and images from Canada's cemeteries.
 
*{{RecordSearch|2290953|Canadian Headstones}}- FamilySearch - Name index of headstone inscriptions courtesy of CanadianHeadstones which is a family history database of records and images from Canada's cemeteries.
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*[https://www.ancestry.com/search/collections/70477/ Canadian Headstone Index, 1840-2017] at Ancestry ($)
 
*[http://canadianheadstones.com/bc/ British Columbia Canada Headstones]
 
*[http://canadianheadstones.com/bc/ British Columbia Canada Headstones]
 
*[http://search.ancestry.com/search/db.aspx?dbid=2901 Northern Vancouver Island, British Columbia, Canada, Cemetery Records, 1901-2010], ($), index
 
*[http://search.ancestry.com/search/db.aspx?dbid=2901 Northern Vancouver Island, British Columbia, Canada, Cemetery Records, 1901-2010], ($), index

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Online Resources[edit | edit source]

Jewish Cemeteries[edit | edit source]

Individual Cemeteries[edit | edit source]

Additional Resources at the Family History Library[edit | edit source]

To find cemetery records for British Columbia in the FamilySearch Catalog follow these steps:

  1. Go to the FamilySearch Catalog
  2. Enter: British Columbia in the Place box
  3. Click on: Search
  4. Click on: Cemeteries

To search for cemeteries at the town level, follow directions below.

  1. Go to the FamilySearch Catalog
  2. Enter: British Columbia in the Place box
  3. Click on: Search
  4. Click on: Cemeteries
  5. Click on: Places within British Columbia
  6. Click on the town you want to search
  7. Click on: Cemeteries

Additional Resources[edit | edit source]

  • Worldcat.org- Do a search for British Columbia Cemetery.
  • Historic Guide to Ross Bay Cemetery Victoria B.C. by John Adams, Heritage Architectural Guides, Victoria, BC, 1983.
  • Not so Gentle Art of Burying The Dead. The Real Story of How Cemeteries Began [New Westminster] by Hellen C. Pullem, New Westminster, BC, 1985.
  • Sommer, Wayne. Frail Memorials: The Cemeteries of Langley, Corporation of the Township of Langley, Langley, BC, [2005]. FamilySearch
  • Obee, Dave. Royal Oak Burial Park: A History and Guide Victoria, BC, [2008]. Available at WorldCat
  • British Columbia Genealogical Society. St. Mary's Anglican Church (1965), Duncan, British Columbia, Canada : recording from the British Columbia Genealogical Society, British Columbia, Canada, Vancouver Island. [Richmond, B.C.] : [British Columbia Genealogical Society], [1974] Available at WorldCat
  • Kory Shillam; Robert Shillam; British Columbia Genealogical Society. Pioneer Cemetery (1896-1902), Vernon, British Columbia : recording from the British Columbia Genealogy Society, British Columbia, Canada, North Okanagan [Richmond, B.C.] : British Columbia Genealogical Society, [2006]. Available at WorldCat