Geelong: Christ Church burial register 1863-1902

Source of Index Geelong region volunteers, Genealogical Society of Victoria, Pam Jennings, Tony Miller and Daryl Wight

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Source and/or Location of Records
  • Christ Church, Geelong Burial Register Book 2 - card index produced by Tony Miller and Daryl Wight [source: Genealogical Society of Victoria]
  • Geelong Eastern Cemetery burials - family history information added by Pam Jennings
  • The above indexes and data were combined to produce a new index for Christ Church Burial Register Book 2
Explanation of Fields
  • NAME: person buried
  • DATE: of burial [the Burial Register, Book 2 covers the dates 27 Aug 1863 to 20 Jan 1902]
  • COMMENT: where available, includes Date of death, Age, and comments from index cards and family history sources.  Where information differs between the two sources, a comment explains the different Christ Church Burial Register data
  • REFERENCE DETAIL: Book and page numbers for the Christ Church burial register
Completed Index? YES
Number of entries Updated: 26th April 2011
  • 3,408 entries
More Information?

No further information is available from the card index - further details may be available from the Geelong Cemeteries Trust.

In the future it is possible that Book 1 may be added to this database.

About Christ Church, Geelong

Click to view larger imageChrist Church, Geelong is located on the corner of Moorabool & McKillop Streets.

The first Anglican gathering in Geelong was held at the home of Dr Alexander Thomson.  Land was granted in 1841 and a parsonage and schoolhouse was erected in 1843.  Services were held in the schoolhouse until the church was was opened on 27 June 1847.

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