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== Websites ==
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== Websites ==
  
 
The following websites will help you find cemetery records, transcriptions, and headstone photographs currently available online:  
 
The following websites will help you find cemetery records, transcriptions, and headstone photographs currently available online:  
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*[http://www.savinggraves-us.org/my/index.htm Saving Graves]
 
*[http://www.savinggraves-us.org/my/index.htm Saving Graves]
  
==Resources at the Maryland State Archives==
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== Resources at the Maryland State Archives ==
*[http://www.msa.md.gov/msa/refserv/genealogy/html/graves.html Tombstones and Cemetery Records]. A bibliography for each county in Maryland is listed on this site. Other resources are also available.
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*[http://www.msa.md.gov/msa/refserv/genealogy/html/graves.html Tombstones and Cemetery Records]. A bibliography for each county in Maryland is listed on this site. Other resources are also available.  
 
*[http://www.msa.md.gov/msa/refserv/genealogy/html/funhomes.html Funeral Home Records] are closely related to a search for cemetery records. The Maryland State Archives website maintains a list of funeral homes and identifies where some of the records are located.
 
*[http://www.msa.md.gov/msa/refserv/genealogy/html/funhomes.html Funeral Home Records] are closely related to a search for cemetery records. The Maryland State Archives website maintains a list of funeral homes and identifies where some of the records are located.
  
==National Cemeteries in Maryland==
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== National Cemeteries in Maryland ==
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*[http://www.cem.va.gov/CEM/cems/nchp/annapolis.asp Annapolis National Cemetery] - Annapolis, Anne Arundel County, Maryland  
 
*[http://www.cem.va.gov/CEM/cems/nchp/annapolis.asp Annapolis National Cemetery] - Annapolis, Anne Arundel County, Maryland  
 
*[http://www.cem.va.gov/CEM/cems/nchp/baltimore.asp Baltimore National Cemetery] - Baltimore City, Maryland  
 
*[http://www.cem.va.gov/CEM/cems/nchp/baltimore.asp Baltimore National Cemetery] - Baltimore City, Maryland  
 
*[http://www.mdva.state.md.us/garrison.html Garrison Forest Veterans Cemetery] - Owings Mills, Baltimore County, Maryland  
 
*[http://www.mdva.state.md.us/garrison.html Garrison Forest Veterans Cemetery] - Owings Mills, Baltimore County, Maryland  
 
*[http://www.cem.va.gov/CEM/cems/nchp/loudonpark.asp Loudon Park National Cemetery] located in Baltimore City, Maryland. An index is available at [http://www.interment.net/data/us/md/baltimorecity/loudon/index.htm Interment.net]  
 
*[http://www.cem.va.gov/CEM/cems/nchp/loudonpark.asp Loudon Park National Cemetery] located in Baltimore City, Maryland. An index is available at [http://www.interment.net/data/us/md/baltimorecity/loudon/index.htm Interment.net]  
*[http://www.cem.va.gov/CEM/cems/lots/point_lookout.asp Point Lookout Confederate Cemetery] located at the Point Lookout State Park, St. Mary's County, Maryland. Indexes are available at [http://www.interment.net/data/us/md/stmary/ptlookout/index.htm Interment.net], [http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=cr&CRid=81385 FindAGrave.com], and [http://www.plpow.com/POWDead.htm Descendants of Point Lookout POW Organization]. Also of interest are the details about the [http://www.hmdb.org/marker.asp?marker=943 Historical Marker] that was erected by the state of Maryland in 1876. Click [http://www.mikesabol.com/acw/cw06/index.html ''here''] to see panoramic views of the cemetery.
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*[http://www.cem.va.gov/CEM/cems/lots/point_lookout.asp Point Lookout Confederate Cemetery] located at the Point Lookout State Park, St. Mary's County, Maryland. Indexes are available at [http://www.interment.net/data/us/md/stmary/ptlookout/index.htm Interment.net], [http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=cr&CRid=81385 FindAGrave.com], and [http://www.plpow.com/POWDead.htm Descendants of Point Lookout POW Organization]. Also of interest are the details about the [http://www.hmdb.org/marker.asp?marker=943 Historical Marker] that was erected by the state of Maryland in 1876. Click [http://www.mikesabol.com/acw/cw06/index.html ''here''] to see panoramic views of the cemetery.
  
==African American Cemeteries in Maryland==
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== African American Cemeteries in Maryland ==
*[http://www.prairiebluff.com/aacemetery/md.htm Prairie Bluff website]
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*[http://www.prairiebluff.com/aacemetery/md.htm Prairie Bluff website]  
 
*[http://africanamericancemeteries.com/md/ African American Cemeteries website]
 
*[http://africanamericancemeteries.com/md/ African American Cemeteries website]
  
==Cemetery records at the Family History Library==
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== Cemetery records at the Family History Library ==
Click here to see the full list of cemetery records available at the Family History Library for Maryland: [http://www.familysearch.org/eng/library/fhlcatalog/supermainframeset.asp?display=topicdetails&subject=458247&subject_disp=Maryland+%2D+Cemeteries&columns=*,0,0 Maryland cemetery records at the Family History Library]. A few examples from this list include:
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*[http://www.familysearch.org/eng/library/fhlcatalog/printing/titledetailsprint.asp?titleno=251561&first=1&last=100 Historic graves of Maryland and the District of Columbia : with the inscriptions appearing on the tombstones in most of the counties of the state and in Washington and Georgetown] You can review this book while visiting the Family History Library, or order a copy of the microfilm through your local [[Finding a Family History Center|family history center]].  
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Click here to see the full list of cemetery records available at the Family History Library for Maryland: [http://www.familysearch.org/eng/library/fhlcatalog/supermainframeset.asp?display=topicdetails&subject=458247&subject_disp=Maryland+%2D+Cemeteries&columns=*,0,0 Maryland cemetery records at the Family History Library]. A few examples from this list include:  
*[http://www.familysearch.org/eng/library/fhlcatalog/printing/titledetailsprint.asp?titleno=198532 Genealogical collection : of miscellaneous church, cemetery and vital records of Delaware, Maryland and New Jersey] This film can be ordered through your local [[Finding a Family History Center|family history center]].
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*[http://www.familysearch.org/eng/library/fhlcatalog/printing/titledetailsprint.asp?titleno=332343 A List of Ohioan's killed during the Civil War : buried at National Cemetery, Andersonville, Georgia; Antietam cemetery, Maryland, and miscellaneous cemeteries] (This is a microfilm that can be ordered at your local [[Finding a Family History Center|family history center]].)
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*[http://www.familysearch.org/eng/library/fhlcatalog/printing/titledetailsprint.asp?titleno=251561&first=1&last=100 Historic graves of Maryland and the District of Columbia : with the inscriptions appearing on the tombstones in most of the counties of the state and in Washington and Georgetown] You can review this book while visiting the Family History Library, or order a copy of the microfilm through your local [[Finding a Family History Center|family history center]].  
*[http://www.familysearch.org/eng/library/fhlcatalog/printing/titledetailsprint.asp?titleno=767089 Directory of Maryland burial grounds]. This is a book that was published in 1996. A microfilm copy is not available.
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*[http://www.familysearch.org/eng/library/fhlcatalog/printing/titledetailsprint.asp?titleno=198532 Genealogical collection : of miscellaneous church, cemetery and vital records of Delaware, Maryland and New Jersey] This film can be ordered through your local [[Finding a Family History Center|family history center]].  
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*[http://www.familysearch.org/eng/library/fhlcatalog/printing/titledetailsprint.asp?titleno=332343 A List of Ohioan's killed during the Civil War : buried at National Cemetery, Andersonville, Georgia; Antietam cemetery, Maryland, and miscellaneous cemeteries] (This is a microfilm that can be ordered at your local [[Finding a Family History Center|family history center]].)  
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*[http://www.familysearch.org/eng/library/fhlcatalog/printing/titledetailsprint.asp?titleno=767089 Directory of Maryland burial grounds]. This is a book that was published in 1996. A microfilm copy is not available.  
 
*[http://www.familysearch.org/eng/library/fhlcatalog/printing/titledetailsprint.asp?titleno=151717 D.A.R. genealogical records] A book containing the Daughters of the American Revolution (DAR) compiled cemetery records for Maryland is available at the Library and a microfilm copy can also be order through your local [[Finding a Family History Center|family history center]].
 
*[http://www.familysearch.org/eng/library/fhlcatalog/printing/titledetailsprint.asp?titleno=151717 D.A.R. genealogical records] A book containing the Daughters of the American Revolution (DAR) compiled cemetery records for Maryland is available at the Library and a microfilm copy can also be order through your local [[Finding a Family History Center|family history center]].
  
==Maryland Cemetery Message Boards and Online Mailing Lists==
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== Maryland Cemetery Message Boards and Online Mailing Lists ==
If you need help finding the cemetery where your ancestor was buried in Maryland, an online message board or mailing list might be helpful:
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*[http://boards.ancestry.co.uk/topics.cemetery.us.md/mb.ashx Ancestry.com Maryland Cemetery Message Board]
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If you need help finding the cemetery where your ancestor was buried in Maryland, an online message board or mailing list might be helpful:  
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*[http://boards.ancestry.co.uk/topics.cemetery.us.md/mb.ashx Ancestry.com Maryland Cemetery Message Board]  
 
*[http://archiver.rootsweb.ancestry.com/th/index/MD-CEMETERIES/?cj=1&o_xid=0001029688&o_lid=0001029688 RootsWeb Maryland Cemetery Mailing List]
 
*[http://archiver.rootsweb.ancestry.com/th/index/MD-CEMETERIES/?cj=1&o_xid=0001029688&o_lid=0001029688 RootsWeb Maryland Cemetery Mailing List]
  
== Maryland counties ==
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== Maryland counties ==
  
 
See the individual county pages for a list of cemeteries within each county and links to available records:  
 
See the individual county pages for a list of cemeteries within each county and links to available records:  
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Websites

The following websites will help you find cemetery records, transcriptions, and headstone photographs currently available online:

Resources at the Maryland State Archives

  • Tombstones and Cemetery Records. A bibliography for each county in Maryland is listed on this site. Other resources are also available.
  • Funeral Home Records are closely related to a search for cemetery records. The Maryland State Archives website maintains a list of funeral homes and identifies where some of the records are located.

National Cemeteries in Maryland

African American Cemeteries in Maryland

Cemetery records at the Family History Library

Click here to see the full list of cemetery records available at the Family History Library for Maryland: Maryland cemetery records at the Family History Library. A few examples from this list include:

Maryland Cemetery Message Boards and Online Mailing Lists

If you need help finding the cemetery where your ancestor was buried in Maryland, an online message board or mailing list might be helpful:

Maryland counties

See the individual county pages for a list of cemeteries within each county and links to available records: