New Zealand

Napier City Council

The online database search includes the following cemeteries: Eskdale,Western Hills and Wharerangi. This ongoing project is currently working on Taradale cemetery with Park Island and Napier Hill cemeteries to follow.

Hutt City Cemeteries Online

This online database covers Taita Cemetery (new/lawn section) and Wainuiomata Garden of Remembrance. There is an online contact for information on records from the Old Section of Taita Cemetery.

Opotiki Cemeteries

The online search covers the Opotiki Public Cemetery, the Old Military Cemetery and the Woodlands Cemetery. A search returns surname, given name and death date.

Buller District Council

There is an online cemetery search available to the following cemeteries: Orowaiti, Mokihinui, Reefton Suburban, Boatmans, and Karamea (currently not online). Closed cemeteries include: Middle Orowaiti, Old Orowaiti, Old Reefton, Waimangaroa, Charleston, Inangahua, Addisons Flat and Lyell (currently not online).

Gravestone Photographic Resource

Gravestone Photographic Resource (GPR) aims to photograph grave monuments worldwide and to extract all legible personal information (name, age, date of birth, date of death, relationship) from each image and make it freely available online. Currently there are 1,206,377+ names…

Findmypast – Passenger Lists Leaving UK 1890-1960

The National Archives (UK) Outward Passenger Lists for voyages departing the British Isles 1890-1960  (BT27) for Australia, Canada, India, New Zealand, South Africa and USA detail 24 million+ records. The database covers many arrivals into Australia that are still unindexed…

New Zealand Electronic Text Collection

The New Zealand Electronic Text Collection (NZETC) of Victoria University of Wellington provides open access to significant New Zealand and Pacific Island texts and materials. The collection contains over 1,600 texts which are available in several formats including Epub, PDF,…

Wellington City Council – Database Search

The Council’s cemetery and crematorium records can be viewed online from the following dates to present day for:• Bolton Street Cemetery – from 1840• Karori Cemetery – from 1891• Makara Cemetery – from 1965• Tawa Flat Cemetery 1861-1978