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Cemetery/Burial Records 

The Cork City and County Archives holds the following Cemetery/Burial records:

  • Aghabullogue, 1938-88, (near Macroom, mid-West Cork).
  • Bantry, Abbey Graveyard West Cork, gravestone inscriptions and map, Ref U180
  • Bantry, Church Rd/Garryvorcha West Cork, gravestone inscriptions and map, Ref U180.
  • Bere/Beara, Barony of, West Cork, gravestone inscriptions, Ref: U23.
  • Caherlag, near Carrigtohill/Midleton, East Cork, Oct. 1896 - May 1972.
  • Carrigrohanebeg Cemetery (adjacent to Ballincollig, to the west of Cork City) burial register, 29 Dec 1896 -  1 Jun 1999
  • Clonmult, burial register 1946-98 (near Midleton, East Cork)
  • Cobh/Queenstown (25km Southeast of Cork City) Parish of Clonmel cemetery, register of interments, Jul. 1897 - Jul 1985
  • Cobh/Queenstown, Parish of Clonmel cemetery, register of burial grants (plot purchases), May 1897 –  Dec 1919.
  • Cobh/Queenstown, Old Church graveyard, applications for licences for interment in closed burial ground, from Aug. 1880 - c1900.
  • Cobh/Queenstown, Town Cemetery, register May 1879 - May 1907 online;  also registers for May 1907 -  Mar 1929 ; and Nov. 1933 - Sep. 1975.
  • Dunbullogue, 1896-1988 (Online), Templeisque, 1896-1986, Balivinny, 1959-1982, all to the North / Northeast of Cork City.
  • Inniscarra, 1896-2002 (10km West of Cork City)
  • Kilroan, near Kinsale, Feb. 1949 - Apr. 1973,
  • Kilcully, just to the North of Cork City, July 1931 - August 1974 (Online)
  • Military Cemetery (British Army), Assumption Hill, Cork City; survey of graves undertaken in 2009; graves mid 1800s- early 1900s (Ref. SM728).
  • Rathcooney  October 1896 - March 1941 (online) ; also March 1941 - October 1961. Near Glanmire on the eastern outskirts of Cork City.
  • St. Finbarr's Cemetery (major municipal cemetery, Glasheen Road, Cork City) 5 Dec 1867 - 10 Jun 1896. For access to later records of St.Finbarr’s Cemetery, contact Cork City Council cemeteries section at recreation@corkcity.ie.
  • St. Joseph's Cemetery Registers   (major municipal cemetery, Tory Top Road, Cork City), 1874 - 1947, (1877-1917 are online).
  • Society of Friends (Quakers), burial lists for Cork area, 1812-1894.
  • Whitechurch Cemetery (North of Cork City) burial registers: 4 Nov 1896 - 27 Aug 1986, 29 Sep 1986 - 13 Sep 2008.

Records listed above that are not yet online may be accessed in our Research Room by appointment