30-MINUTE GE­NEAL­O­GIST

Buri­als and grave in­scrip­tions

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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’.

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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.

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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.

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