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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.
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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

61 William BARLAS 24 April 1847 Greyfriars
62 Cathrine McDONALD 24 April 1847 Greyfriars
63 David MOIR 24 April 1847 Greyfriars
64 Isobela SUTHERLAND 25 April 1847 Greyfriars
65 n/a FLEMING 25 April 1847 Greyfriars
66 Margaret WANN 27 April 1847 Greyfriars
67 Mary ROBERTSON 26 April 1847 Greyfriars
68 Mary McKENZIE 26 April 1847 Greyfriars
69 Elizabeth BUCHAN 26 April 1847 Greyfriars
70 Mary ROBERTSON 27 April 1847 Greyfriars
71 John COCHRANE 28 April 1847 Greyfriars
72 George BARKER 28 April 1847 Greyfriars
73 Margaret McKAY 28 April 1847 Greyfriars
74 Mary THOMSON 28 April 1847 Greyfriars
75 David McQUEN 30 April 1847 Greyfriars