Genealogy Research


New Cathedral Cemetery maintains an extensive database of those interred at the cemetery.Our records date to 1871 when the cemetery opened. Genealogical research is very time consuming. The fee to research an individual or family is determined by how much information you request.


Basic search- will search the database, confirm if the individual is interred at New Cathedral Cemetery, provide the gravesite location and direction to your ancestor’s grave.

For Fee Services:

Advanced Records Search

  • Search database and review original burial register. Provide information recorded at time of burial. Typically the burial register will include; name, age at time of death, cause of death, last known address or place of death, and name of funeral home
  • Charge-$10.00 per person

Photos Only

Photo’s are an excellent source of genealogical information.Many older monuments will list names of the deceased and their relation to others buried in the same family lot.

  • Photographs are available without a records search
  • Charge - $10.00 first photo, $7.50 for each additional photo of markers or monument in family plot

Please email for details about any of our genealogical services.

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You may also find microfilmed copies of New Cathedral Cemetery records by contacting:

Maryland Historical Society
201 W. Monument St.
Baltimore, MD. 21201

Visit the Maryland Historical Society Web Site