Burials and grave inscriptions
Navigate to the homepage where you will see various options including one to search for famous graves. Assuming that your ancestor was not famous, click on the option on the right-hand side to ‘Search 132 million grave records’.
This will take you to the search page. Enter the name of your ancestor and any other details that you have. In this example, we are looking for a Neil Doherty who died in Derry, Northern Ireland, in the 1920s. We enter his name and then press the ’Search’ button.
All relevant hits will appear. Click through to view the record details. Here, the entry also has a photograph of the gravestone, which holds further information about other members of Neil’s family, including the names of his parents.