Selection of Kildare Municipal Burial Grounds Registers
digitised and now available online
Kildare County Council’s County Archives service has made a selection of interment registers for 15 graveyards in County Kildare available to view online.
These include Ballybracken, Kildangan; Crosspatrick, Kilmeague; Fontstown, Athy; Laraghbryan, Maynooth; St. Conleth's, Newbridge; St. Corban's, Naas; Nicholastown, Athy, and Yewtree, Monasterevin.
The range of dates covered varies from graveyard to graveyard with the earliest dating from 1887 and are an invaluable source for historians and family history researchers.
They are available to view via Kildare Count Council’s Online Archives service at: https://kildarecoco.ie/Library/LocalStudiesGenealogyandArchives/Archives/OnlineArchives
The County Archives currently holds records for 20 municipal burial grounds, consisting of interment registers, registers of purchases of graves and cash books.
For queries in relation to historic burials or graveyards contact Kildare County Archives at email@example.com
Kildare County Council’s County Archives also includes Naas Poor Law Union Minute books from 1839 to 1858 and Athy Poor Law Union Indoor Relief registers from 1878 to 1918.