Discover your ancestor who died and was buried in Glasgow and the county of Lanarkshire. This index of deaths and burials covers the years of 1642 to 1855. From the index, you may learn your ancestors’ birth year, death and burial dates, age at death, burial place, and mortcloth price.
Each result will provide you with a transcript of the original record. The amount of information will vary however you may be able to find a combination of all following or some of the following details:
Notes – this field may included notes of burial or the names of family members
Mortcloth price (£ s d) – a mortcloth is a funeral pall (cloth) that would have been spread over the coffin of the deceased
The following burial places are included in this collection:
Covington & Thankerton
Glasgow High Church
Libberton & Quothquan
Ramshorn & Blackfriars
Wandell & Lamington
Wiston & Roberton
Begin your search broadly with just a name.
If needed, you can narrow your results by including additional search criteria such as a year, burial place, or keyword.