Vital Statistics and Milestones


Try the resources linked below for each of the following dates:

  • pre-1869: Try Cemetery Transcriptions and/or our Guide to Church Records
  • 1869 – 1937: Ontario Deaths, 1869-1937 and Overseas Deaths, 1939-1947 on FamilySearch
  • 1939 – 1947: Overseas only (see above)
  • 1938 – 1942: look for the Death Regitrations section on the Archives of Ontario Microfilm Interloan Service
  • 1943 – 1945 Ancestry Library Edition (in-library use)
  • 1946: closed for microfilming
  • 1947 – present: Registrar General's Online Certificate Application (Service Ontario)

Related Articles




Cataraqui Cemetery Inscriptions

It is a four-volume set of books, maroon in colour, found in KFPL's Genealogy and Local History Collection.

Cataraqui Community Cemetery: Burial Register

The transcriptions are in a single maroon-coloured book that contains five sections called "volumes." It is location in KFPL's Genealogy and Local History Collection.


Ontario Cemetery Finding Aid

The Ontario Name Index (TONI)

The Ontario Name Index (TONI) shows where information about a particular name can be found. Note that this is an index- it does NOT contain the information, just tells you where to find the information.

— from the Ontario Genealogical Society website



Find a Grave

This online resource will allow you to search through a database of graves from around the world.