Cemetery/Burial Records

Cemetery/Burial records held by Cork City and County Archives:

  • Aghabullogue, 1938-88, (near Macroom, mid-West Cork).
  • Bantry, Abbey Graveyard West Cork, index of gravestone inscriptions 1700s - 1900s (Also a set of index maps)
  • 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) Old Church/Town cemetery burial register May 1879 - May 1907 online; also 1907-1975 in hard copy.
  • Curraghkippane, Old Section (St Mary's), Mackey's Cross, Cork City, register of interments, 22 Nov 1896 - 18 Sep 1962 (online)
  • Douglas cemetery (St. Columba's) (South Cork) 1936 - 2019
  • 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, West Cork, Feb. 1949 - Apr. 1973
  • Kilcully, Old Cemetery   just to the North of Cork City, July 1931 - August 1974 (Online)
  • Knockraha East Cemetery, Burial Register, 1896-1973
  • 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) ; March 1941 - October 1961 (online ). Near Glanmire on the north eastern outskirts of Cork City.
  • St. Finbarr's Cemetery (major municipal cemetery, Glasheen Road, Cork City) 1867-1930 online. For access to the later records of St.Finbarr’s Cemetery, contact Cork City Council parks section at email: recreation@corkcity.ie.
  • St. Joseph's Cemetery Registers 1877-1917 online (major municipal cemetery, Tory Top Road, Cork City), also other records in hard copy for 1874 - 1947. For access to post 1947 records of St. Joseph's Cemetery, contact Cork City Council parks section at email: recreation@corkcity.ie.
  • 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

Burial Record Queries

We can provide a transcript or copy of a burial record on request. Charges apply. The deceased's name and date of death, and likely cemetery of interment must be provided in order for us to look up a burial record. Contact archivist@corkcity.ie

Rathcooney Cemetery Burial Register 1941
Rathcooney Cemetery Burial Register 1941