Funeral Director’s Records

Archive staff and volunteers have been working on the indexing and digitisation of the Pitcher and Le Quesne Collection which consists of a number of St Helier Funeral Director’s firm’s business records.

The first of these, Croad’s, whose Livre de Remarques volumes cover the dates 1867 – 1962, is now online for you to search. The entries within these 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.

To search the Croad’s records simply enter the name of an individual in the simple search box.

Alternatively you can browse the collection by clicking here and scrolling down to view descriptions and dates for each volume.

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