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== Introduction ==
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Gravestones are an important source of family history information for the Isle of Man. See [http://www.isle-of-man.com/manxnotebook/gazateer/gyards/cems.htm Cemeteries and Graveyards] to learn more about the history of burial practices and cemeteries on the Isle of Man. <br>
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==Online Resources==
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*{{RecordSearch|2026973|BillionGraves Index}} - index and images
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*[https://billiongraves.com/site-map?country=Isle+of+Man BillionGraves Isle of Man page] - photos and GPS locations of grave markers
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*{{RecordSearch|2221801|Find A Grave Index}} - index and images 
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*[https://www.findagrave.com/cemetery/search?cemetery-name=&cemetery-loc=Isle+of+Man&only-with-cemeteries=cemOnly&locationId=country_302 Find A Grave Isle of Man Page] - photos and GPS locations of grave markers
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*[https://www.ukbmd.org.uk/county/isle_of_man/burials/ Ukbmd] Isle of Man, British Islands, Classification: Burials/Cremations
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*[http://www.isle-of-man.com/manxnotebook/famhist/mis/index.htm Manx Notebook] Isle of Man Monumental Inscriptions
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*[https://www.geni.com/projects/Isle-of-Man-Monumental-Inscriptions-Cemeteries-and-Graveyards/17778 Geni Project] Isle of Man - Monumental Inscriptions, Cemeteries and Graveyards
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*[http://iomfhs.im/library.html Iomfhs] The Isle of Man Family History Society has indexed many articles published in their journal and made them available online. Some articles contain monumental inscriptions, burial registers, censuses, and surname interests. Birth and marriage registers, wills, and censuses (1841-1901) have been indexed and put online.
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*[https://www.manxbmd.com/cgi-bin/db.cgi?do=search_form;db=deaths Manx bmd] has an online death record search engine.
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== Access to Records ==
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==Jewish Cemeteries==
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*[https://www.jewishgen.org/databases/Cemetery/tree/CemList.htm JewishGen] has a database to check for Jewish Cemeteries. For Isle of Man, look under Europe, then Isle of Man.
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*[https://www.jewishgen.org/jcr-uk/iom.htm jewishgen] Jewish Section of Douglas (DOOLISH in the Manx language) Borough Cemetery, Isle of Man
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*[https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/History_of_the_Jews_in_the_Isle_of_Man Wikipedia] History of the Jews in the Isle of Man
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*[https://jscn.org.uk/small-communities/isle-man-jewish-community/ Kscn] Isle of Man Jewish Community
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=== Online Records ===
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==Military Cemeteries==
There are a variety of websites that list cemeteries and burial records for those who were buried in the Isle of Man.
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*[https://www.cwgc.org/find-a-cemetery/cemetery/2068366/douglas-cemetery,-isle-of-man/ cwgc] Commonwealth War Graves Commission, Isle of Man
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*[http://www.ukbmd.org.uk/county/isle_of_man/burials/ UKBMD: Isle of Man] - has links to useful websites on burials and cremations.
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== Individual Cemeteries ==
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*[https://www.cwgc.org/find/find-cemeteries-and-memorials/results?country=United%2BKingdom&locality=Isle%2Bof%2BMan Commonwealth War Graves Commission: Isle of Man] - lists cemeteries where soldiers who died in WWI or WWII are buried and the names of those soldiers
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==Additional Resources at the Family History Library==
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*[https://search.ancestry.com/search/db.aspx?dbid=9740 Global, Gravestone Photograph Index, 1265-2014] ($) - contains many photographs of Isle of Man gravestones
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To find cemetery records for Isle of Man in the FamilySearch Catalog follow these steps:<br>
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*[https://search.ancestry.com/search/db.aspx?dbid=60526 UK and Ireland, Find A Grave Index, 1300s-Current] ($) - database of gravestones in the United Kingdom (including Isle of Man) found on [https://www.findagrave.com/ FindAGrave]
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#Go to the [https://www.familysearch.org/search/catalog/search/ '''FamilySearch Catalog''']
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#Enter: '''Isle of Man''' in the Place box
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#Click on: '''Search'''
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#Click on: '''Places within Isle of Man'''
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#Click on: '''Cemeteries'''
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*[http://www.isle-of-man.com/manxnotebook/famhist/mis/index.htm Isle of Man: Monumental Inscriptions] - has transcriptions of monumental inscriptions
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If you don't find an entry for Cemeteries, you may need to go to a smaller jurisdiction by using Places within... a second time.
 
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*[https://www.geni.com/projects/Isle-of-Man-Monumental-Inscriptions-Cemeteries-and-Graveyards/17778 Geni: Monumental Inscriptions, Cemeteries and Graveyards] - links to monumental inscriptions for various parishes, hamlets, and sheadings
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*[http://iomfhs.im/library.html The Isle of Man Family History Society] - has indexed or digitized many records and made some available online. The society has indexed the articles published in their journal and made them available online. Some articles contain monumental inscriptions, burial registers, censuses, and surname interests. Birth and marriage registers, wills, and censuses (1841-1901) have been indexed and put online. 
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*[http://www.manxbmd.com/cgi-bin/db.cgi?do=search_form;db=deaths Manx BMD] - has an online death record search engine
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*[http://www.jewishgen.org/jcr-uk/Community/Iom/Isle_of_Man_Cemetery.htm Isle of Man: Jewish Burials] - an index of Jews interned at the Douglas Borough Cemetery
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=== Archives ===
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The [https://manxnationalheritage.im/ Manx National Heritage] seeks to conserve the history of the Isle of Man. Their research facility holds many exclusive records for the Isle of Man. While some of these records have been digitized and made available online (at [https://www.imuseum.im/ iMuseum]), some records are only available on site. The Isle of Man Family History Society (IOMFHS) has indexed monumental inscriptions and burial registers for the Isle of Man. These indexes are available at the research facility upon request.<br>
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== Additional Resources ==
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*[https://www.worldcat.org/ Worldcat.org]- Do a search for Isle of Man Cemetery.
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