Anderson burial records 1820-1978

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Anderson burial records
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The records of Jersey's seven major undertakers from 1820 to the late 1970s are held by Jersey Archive and have been digitised and indexed by archive staff and volunteers. We previously provided family page listings of the records of Croad's, a single business, but have now combined all the records into a single new index and are progressively updating the lists in our family pages. The full records are available to subscribers to the Archive's online service. The entries within the volumes give vital family history information such as the name and age of the person buried, their immediate relations, the place and date of death, as well as place of burial - cemetery, location of grave and even the coffin's depth. Some records also give details of the deceased's occupation or public positions held.

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The first records, from 1867, in the Croad Livre de Remarques


The books can be viewed on line or downloaded. Each set for each undertaker has an index which subscribers can view online or download.

It can be a lengthy process searching for records because there are separate indexes for each funeral director and most do not give a date of burial. This means that several volumes may have to be accessed when searching for details of an ancestor's burial. Although the Archive website has a search facility which allows a search for individual names, the results can include all manner of other records in their catalogue and, unless the exact spelling of a name is known, the required record will not be found.

Jerripedia has not only created a full A-Z index for all 66,000-plus records, with the year of burial included for the benefit of our users who have an Archive subscription, but we are adding indexes of records, such as this one, for individual families included in our 1,200-plus family pages, which include all the island's most important families.

This link is to the Archive website page containing links to the seven sets of records. The page will open for everybody but only subscribers will be able to view the records

Some records use page numbers and sequential record numbering. Most of the Archive indexes do not include dates. All our indexes and lists give dates, and having identified the undertaker and date of funeral from this listing you can then easily find the volume containing the record.

The Archive indexes contain some very unusual spellings for common Jersey surnames. We are cross-checking these with the images of the undertaker's books and finding that most are errors of transcription, which can be corrected for our index, although the process of checking against the books is very time-consuming. Some of the handwriting in the books is very difficult to read, and there may also be errors in the entries. We are correcting names when we are entirely satisfied that a common surname has been wrongly entered or transcribed. Variations of common names which may be correct are included at the end of family name indexes, and have been left in the full A-Z indexes.

Our advice is the same as it is with any other set of records included in Jerripedia. If you don't find an ancestor where you expect to, look for variations in spelling and, perhaps for names with or without prefixes, such as Le, La, L', de and du. Variations may appear next to records for names spelt in the standard form; they may also be some way out of sequence.

Please note that the work of updating all our family page burial lists to include all funeral directors is not yet complete, and some pages still link to an incomplete listing for a single business. Note also that there were other undertakers in business over the years whose records are not included in this collection. For families with a significant number of records we have created a separate page, but when there are only a few records the link may be to an A-Z index page, and you will need to scroll through the alphabetical listing to find the family you are interested in.

  • Burial records: Our main index to undertakers' registers, cemetery records and gravestone images
Page number Record number Forenames Surname Maiden name Previous
married name
Associated names Notes Year
of burial
Funeral director
17695 Aage Ejinar Peter Andersen 1940 Croad

231

Mrs Andersen 05/09/1850 Sinatt

228a, 228b

86 Alexander Anderson 1900 Sinatt

49

Alfred Philip Anderson 1916 Sinatt

98

Alice Anderson Forbes 1911 Sinatt
20270 Amelia Lydia Anderson née Le Couilliard 1951 Croad

418

Amelia Marcelle Anderson Darracq 1932 Sinatt
13483 Betsey Anderson Turner 1873 Picot
12920 Carl August Anderson 1923 Croad

137b

Caroline Sarah Anderson Purcell 1953 Le Quesne

28

Charles Grant Anderson 14/12/1854 Sinatt
13055 Charles Thomas Anderson 1872 Picot

424

Charlotte Erskine Wade Anderson Body to Scotland 08/11/1852 Sinatt
5867 Elizabeth Anderson Robin 1857 Picot

258

40 Elizabeth Anderson Le Sueur 1869 Sinatt
7834 Elizabeth Mary Anderson née Viel 1907 Croad
1744 Ernest John Anderson 1886 Croad

272b

Francis Anderson 1956 Le Quesne
19526 George Anderson 1948 Croad

413,414

Harry Courtlaudt Anderson 1921 Sinatt

165a,165b

155 Henrietta Mary Anderson Dillon 1881 Sinatt

263a

Herbertt Alan Melland Anderson 1959 Le Quesne
19916 Hilda Annie Anderson née Fox 1949 Croad

96a

Hugh Nayland Anderson 1966 Le Quesne
Infant Anderson 12/10/1949 Conery
4957 James Anderson 1856 Picot
8555 John Anderson 1909 Croad

156

John Anderson 26/10/1849 Sinatt

355,356

John Anderson 1924 Sinatt
19343 John Emil Anderson 1947 Croad

99

Kate Margaret Anderson Rylands 1943 Pitcher
1304 Mary Eliza Anderson née Touzel Blackmore 1885 Croad

30b

Monica Jane Anderson 1960 Le Quesne
Mrs Anderson 07/07/1823 Sinnatt
Mrs Anderson 07/07/1824 Sinnatt
Mrs Anderson 07/07/1823 Sinatt
Mrs Anderson 07/07/1824 Sinatt

322

Mrs Anderson 25/09/1851 Sinatt

170a,170b

166 Mrs Anderson Exhumed and transported to Dublin 1881 Sinatt

416

Rosalie Charlotte Anderson Thorp 1938 Sinatt
7082 Sarah Letitia Anderson 1860 Picot

168

Selina Anderson Davis 1918 Sinatt

30b

Sonnie John Anderson 1960 Le Quesne

11

Susan Jane Anderson Binet 1928 Sinatt

178

Thomas Victor Anderson 1972 Pitcher
14067 William Anderson Captain 1875 Picot
6584 William Lindsay Calder Anderson 1902 Croad

102

Mr Andersson 09/04/1849 Sinatt
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