Dorset Burials

Discover your English ancestors in this collection of Dorset burials. Find out where your ancestor is buried and your ancestor’s age at the time of death. Use these records to expand your family tree back to the centuries before civil registration. The records include burials from 1531 until 1995 across 342 parishes. Below we have listed all the parishes and the year ranges available in this collection. It is possible that there are gaps in the year ranges provided for some parishes.

Dorset Burials Parish List

ParishBeginningEndParishBeginningEndParishBeginningEnd
Abbotsbury16591982Hampreston16781921Seaborough18131837
Admiston18071814Hamworthy18131981Seaborough, Dedication Unknown16541811
Affpuddle17221932Hanford18151837Shaftesbury Ht17351839
Alderholt18491964Hanford, St Michael16751837Shaftesbury St James16281871
Allington17461934Hawkchurch18131837Shaftesbury St Peter18131837
Almer15361983Haydon18131837Shapwick18131837
Alton Pancras17311812Haydon, St Catherine17111810Shapwick, St Bartholomew17001812
Arne17321824Hazelbury Bryan17161986Sherborne18131837
Ashmore16541986Hermitage18131985Shillingstone16541837
Askerswell15601812Hilfield18511978Shipton17401812
Athelhampton16921837Hilton18131986Sixpenny Handley18131837
Batcombe17991986Hinton Martel18131840Sixpenny Handley, St Mary17311779
Beaminster17361937Hinton Martell16611985South Perrott18131837
Beaminster, Holy Trinity18151916Hinton Parva18201836South Perrott, St Mary17161793
Beaminster, St Mary17661954Hinton St Mary15811840Spetisbury17051837
Beer Hackett17731986Holnest17251995Stalbridge16931885
Belchalwell18221822Holwell16531837Steeple, St Michael16781812
Bere Regis15311927Hooke18141985Stinsford18131837
Bettiscombe17461837Horton16541837Stockwood15861851
Bincombe16581812Houghton Winterborne18131984Stoke Abbot16911837
Bishops Caundle17371837Ibberton17311837Stoke Wake18141838
Blandford Forum17311921Iwerne Courtney15621837Stoke Wake, All Saints16341810
Blandford St Mary17301837Iwerne Courtney, St Mary15621837Stour Provost17011837
Bloxworth17301986Iwerne Minster17421837Stourpaine18131837
Bothenhampton17251812Iwerne Steepleton17761980Stourton Caundle18131837
Bourton16261986Kimmeridge16891837Stratton18131986
Bradford Abbas17281986Kington Magna18131837Studland16361837
Bradford Peverell15771837Kington Magna, All Saints16701812Sturminster Marshall18131837
Bradpole16861986Kinson18131837Sturminster Newton17441958
Branksome Park18131976Kinson, St Andrew17281812Sturminster Newton, St Mary17771808
Bridport16001966Langton Long, All Saints16951812Sutton Waldron18131985
Broadmayne16631837Langton Matravers16701870Swanage15681922
Broadstone18401986Leigh18471986Swanage, St Mary16981812
Broadway18131837Lillington18131865Swyre18131986
Broadwindsor18131837Little Bredy17181839Sydling St Nicholas18131986
Broadwinsor17941986Littlebredy, St Michael & All Angels17181812Symondsbury18131837
Bryanston15981967Litton Cheney18131837Symondsbury, St John the Baptist17401812
Buckhorn Weston17661881Loders17611986Talbot Village19771986
Buckland Newton15681974Long Bredy18131984Tarrant Crawford18131837
Buckland Ripers18141836Long Burton18131865Tarrant Gunville18131837
Burstock16951837Long Crichel18131840Tarrant Hinton18131986
Burton Bradstock17401982Long Critchell16631921Tarrant Keynston18131986
Burton With Shipton17401782Longburton15891986Tarrant Keyston18131837
Canford Magna17201837Longburton, St James the Great18131865Tarrant Monkton18131985
Cann17421837Longfleet18081945Tarrant Rushton18141986
Castleton17151986Lydlinch15601837Thorncombe18131841
Cattistock17001838Lyme Regis18131958Thorncombe, St Mary16891812
Caundle Bishop17791780Lytchett Matravers16561840Thornford18131837
Caundle Marsh16021985Lytchett Minster16981932Tincleton, St John the Evangelist16281837
Cerne Abbas18131837Maiden Newton18131837Toller Porcorum18111837
Chalbury17161986Maiden Newton, St Mary16401699Tolpuddle18131837
Chaldon Herring18131985Manston18131985Trent18131837
Chaldon Herring, St Nicholas17301812Mapperton18141855Turnerspuddle18131837
Chardstock18131840Mappowder16531986Tyneham17341837
Charlton Marshall17051838Margaret Marsh16891812Upcerne18151837
Charminster17471837Marnhull17451986Upwey18131837
Charmouth16531840Marnhull, St Gregory16871799Wareham16401729
Cheddington18131837Marshwood16201986Wareham Holy Trinity15871812
Cheselbourne17451894Melbury Abbas17631838Wareham Lady St Mary16021875
Chetnole18271986Melbury Bubb16781813Wareham St Martin15871812
Chettle15391814Melbury Osmond18131970Wareham, St Mary18131976
Chickerell17231838Melbury Sampford18191970Warmwell16411837
Chideock18131984Melcombe Horsey18131986West Chelborough18131986
Chilcombe18191990Melcombe Regis16951916West Compton18141838
Child Okeford16531837Milborne St Andrew15701986West Knighton17161985
Child Okeford, St Nicholas17621812Milton Abbas16511986West Lulworth17311986
Chilfrome17091995Milton Abbas, St. James17961837West Moors19091978
Church Knowle17391837Milton upon Stour18871986West Parley17201967
Clifton Maybank17191720Minterne Magna18131985West Stafford, St Andrew16551812
Colehill19031986Moor Crichel18131888West Stour18131837
Combe Keynes17141839Morden15751837Weymouth, Holy Trinity19601960
Compton Abbas18131837Moreton17421986Whitchurch Canonicorum16951878
Compton Valence18141837Mosterton16681837Whitcombe18151837
Corfe Castle17731948Motcombe16761837Wimborne Minster18131932
Corfe Mullen16521837Motcombe, St Mary17161789Wimborne St Giles18131837
Corscombe18131837Nether Cerne16931852Wimborne, Minster Church of St Cuthberga17001880
Corscombe, St Mary17301812Nether Compton15381986Winfrith15851837
Cranborne17181931Netherbury18131882Winterborne Abbas18131837
Dewlish17011985North Wootton18151846Winterborne Anderson18131836
Dorchester All Saints17331837Oborne18131986Winterborne Anderson, St Michael17721812
Dorchester Holy Trinity16541837Okeford Fitzpaine16791837Winterborne Came18141837
Dorchester St Peter16531837Osmington18131837Winterborne Clenston18131837
Dorchester, All Saints18131929Over Compton17261837Winterborne Clenston, St Nicholas16841811
Dorchester, St Peter18001812Owermoigne18131837Winterborne Houghton, St Andrew17001812
Durweston17311842Parkstone19111929Winterborne St Martin18131837
East Holme18681990Pentridge17141837Winterborne St Martin, St Martin17001813
East Lulworth18131986Piddlehinton16541837Winterborne Steepleton18131837
East Stoke17421848Piddletown16711853Winterborne Stickland18131837
East Stour17101837Piddletrenthide18131819Winterborne Stickland, St Mary17511783
Edmondsham17621837Piddletrenthide, All Saints16531812Winterborne Thompson, St Andrew17691813
Evershot17221812Pilsdon18561965Winterborne Tomson18121915
Evershot, St. Osmund17661801Pimperne15611837Winterborne Whitchurch18131837
Farnham18131986Plush18481981Winterborne Whitechurch, St Mary17011811
Fifehead Magdalen18131986Poole18131837Winterborne Zelston18131837
Fifehead Magdalen, All Saints17441812Poole St James16221812Winterbourne Abbas18131986
Fifehead Neville17411985Poole St Paul17891912Winterbourne Abbas, St Mary17911812
Fleet17981986Poole, St James17401790Winterbourne Came, St Peter16981781
Folke15381837Poole, URC18371934Winterbourne Clenston18131985
Fontmell Magna17201948Portesham15681812Winterbourne Kingston19031975
Fordington17051837Portisham18131983Winterbourne Monkton, St Simon & St Jude17831812
Fordington, St George18131973Portland15641825Winterbourne St Martin19201986
Frampton16271836Portland, St John18411986Winterbourne Steepleton18131986
Frome St Quintin16541837Powerstock15681954Winterbourne Steepleton, St Michael17001812
Frome Vauchurch16421812Poxwell16791837Witchampton18131837
Gillingham18131986Preston18131985Witchampton, St Mary, St Cuthberga & All Saints16561812
Gillingham, St Mary the Virgin17871812Puddletown18131837Woodsford18131837
Glanville Wootton15781811Pulham17341904Wool17331837
Godmanston17161812Puncknowle18131837Woolland17281986
Godmanstone18131986Purse Caundle18141837Wooton Fitzpaine18131837
Great Canford18131977Radipole18131837Wootton Fitzpaine, Dedication Unknown17011812
Gussage All Saints16531986Rampisham18131837Wraxall17131812
Gussage St. Michael16521851Ryme Intrinseca18131837Wyke Regis16781837
Halstock16971837Ryme Intrinsica18131986Yetminster17441847
Hammoon, St Mary16561837Sandford Orcas18131986Yetminster, St Andrew17121812