Thursday 29 November 2012

More Bolton records added to Deceased Online

From Deceased Online (

Records for 4 Bolton cemeteries now available

A full range of records for Astley Bridge and Blackrod cemeteries in the Lancashire town of Bolton have been added to

Over 230,000 records from four Bolton cemeteries are now available to search; data for the remaining three cemeteries and Overdale Crematorium will be added very soon

Astley Bridge dates back to 1884 and Blackrod to 1887 and the data comprises:
  • Details of all graves indicating those buried in each grave
  • Scans of all burial registers
  • Cemetery maps indicating grave sections

For full details on Astley Bridge and Blackrod, and the other Bolton cemeteries and the crematorium, click here

Astley Bridge includes graves of many prominent local citizens including three mayors, one of whom - Henry Warburton - is famous as co-founder (with his uncle Thomas) of the eponymous Warburtons, one of the UK's biggest bakery brands

Find out more about the remarkable Henry Warburton - master baker, mayor and Bolton Wanderers FC director - in Emma Jolly's latest blog. Register now at:


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