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A Cemetery for Posterity

Cemeteries are one of the most important resource for genealogists, and we must capture and index cemetery headstones before they are lost. Join our project and take pictures of headstones around your place.

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Click the button below to join the project.


How to join?

  • Take as many pictures of headstones as you can in a single cemetery, then save the pictures to you personal hard drive.
  • Fill in the form with the name and place of the cemetery, the number of pictures, etc. You will receive a message which explain how to send your pictures to Geneanet and we will put them online.
  • Note: Pictures are your property and they will be available for free to other Geneanet members.
  • Geneanet extra: A picture of headstone can be easily linked to any individual in your family tree. The picture will be displayed on the page of the individual.