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Online Resources

  • BillionGraves Index - index and images
  • BillionGraves Isle of Man page - photos and GPS locations of grave markers
  • Find A Grave Index - index and images
  • Find A Grave Isle of Man Page - photos and GPS locations of grave markers
  • Ukbmd Isle of Man, British Islands, Classification: Burials/Cremations
  • Manx Notebook Isle of Man Monumental Inscriptions
  • Geni Project Isle of Man - Monumental Inscriptions, Cemeteries and Graveyards
  • Iomfhs The Isle of Man Family History Society has indexed many articles published in their journal and made them available online. Some articles contain monumental inscriptions, burial registers, censuses, and surname interests. Birth and marriage registers, wills, and censuses (1841-1901) have been indexed and put online.
  • Manx bmd has an online death record search engine.

Jewish Cemeteries

  • JewishGen has a database to check for Jewish Cemeteries. For Finland, look under Europe, then Finland.
  • jewishgen Jewish Section of Douglas (DOOLISH in the Manx language) Borough Cemetery, Isle of Man
  • Wikipedia History of the Jews in the Isle of Man
  • Kscn Isle of Man Jewish Community

Military Cemeteries

  • cwgc Commonwealth War Graves Commission, Isle of Man

Individual Cemeteries

Additional Resources at the Family History Library

To find cemetery records for Isle of Man in the FamilySearch Catalog follow these steps:

  1. Go to the FamilySearch Catalog
  2. Enter: Isle of Man in the Place box
  3. Click on: Search
  4. Click on: Places within Isle of Man
  5. Click on: Cemeteries

If you don't find an entry for Cemeteries, you may need to go to a smaller jurisdiction by using Places within... a second time.

Additional Resources


Introduction

Gravestones are an important source of family history information for the Isle of Man. See Cemeteries and Graveyards to learn more about the history of burial practices and cemeteries on the Isle of Man.

Access to Records

Online Records

There are a variety of websites that list cemeteries and burial records for those who were buried in the Isle of Man.

  • The Isle of Man Family History Society - has indexed or digitized many records and made some available online. The society has indexed the articles published in their journal and made them available online. Some articles contain monumental inscriptions, burial registers, censuses, and surname interests. Birth and marriage registers, wills, and censuses (1841-1901) have been indexed and put online.
  • Manx BMD - has an online death record search engine

Archives

The Manx National Heritage seeks to conserve the history of the Isle of Man. Their research facility holds many exclusive records for the Isle of Man. While some of these records have been digitized and made available online (at iMuseum), some records are only available on site. The Isle of Man Family History Society (IOMFHS) has indexed monumental inscriptions and burial registers for the Isle of Man. These indexes are available at the research facility upon request.