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Perth burgh burial registers, 1794-1855

The Archive holds all the burial registers for Perth burgh and the Friends have transcribed the earliest volumes

In the database you'll find records containing details from the burial registers. These can include full name, age, dates of death and burial, cause of death, names of kin, occupation and details of the burial. The information varies from register to register, so not all details will appear in all the records.

You can simply browse the database by using the page buttons below or you can search by name and/or date:

  • Type in a surname and/or forename and/or date and click search.
  • Tick the alternative names box to bring up variant spellings of the name you're searching for.
  • If your search is successful, a hit list will appear and you can click the blue record number to find the details that were recorded in the register itself.
  • From the record you can return to your hit list by clicking back to summary page.
  • To make a fresh search, click the reset button.

Names with question marks denote the best we can make out from illegible names in the register itself.

Please note: The Archive only holds the original burial records for Perth burgh, 1794-1977 (PE1/20), some for Kinnoull, 1880-1901 (PE1/20/28), and for Kirkton of Mailer burial ground, 1850-1975 (MS52). All other burial records, the majority dating from 1900, are held by Bereavement Services.

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Record No Full Name Burial Date Cemetery

46 Margaret THOMSON 14 September 1844 Greyfriars
47 Thomas ROBERTSON 14 December 1844 Greyfriars
48 Margaret RUTHERFORD 13 December 1844 Greyfriars
49 Archibald McDONALD 18 April 1847 Greyfriars
50 Margaret WHITE 20 April 1847 Greyfriars
51 William RAMSAY 21 April 1847 Greyfriars
52 Jean BOYD 21 April 1847 Greyfriars
53 Elizabeth STEEL 22 April 1847 Greyfriars
54 James KENNEDY 22 April 1847 Greyfriars
55 Ann HAY 22 April 1847 Greyfriars
56 Cathrine HAGGART 23 April 1847 Greyfriars
57 Jean McGREGOR 22 April 1847 Greyfriars
58 n/a ROSS 23 April 1847 Greyfriars
59 George MOIR 24 April 1847 Greyfriars
60 Ann BURGESS 23 April 1847 Greyfriars