|More records are added to the Cheshire East Collection (1861-2015) on the Deceased Online database. |
Deceased Online has expanded it Cheshire East Collection with records from the historic Macclesfield Cemetery and Crematorium. The records are now available to view on the database. The cemetery is run by Orbitas, a company owned by Cheshire East Council, Macclesfield Cemetery is a beautiful Victorian burial ground first opened in 1866. The site includes a Grade II listed Neo-Gothic chapel, which is now used as office space. Macclesfield Crematorium was opened in 1960 in the building that was formerly the Non-Conformist Chapel.
The records comprise scans of the original burial and cremation registers, and details of those buried in the same grave in the cemetery. Other Cheshire East cemeteries and crematoria available to view on Deceased Online include:
Cheshire East records coming soon to Deceased Online: