mission of this project is to capture digital images of headstones of our
ancestors. As decades pass -- many stones are becoming harder, if not
impossible, to read the inscriptions they originally contained.
archiving the images, we can help save these important records and also assist
researchers using this valuable, information-rich resource. This resource is of
immense value to those not able to travel to the cemetery in person.
Headstone Photo Project is a non-profit organization.
Success of the Project depends completely upon the activities of many volunteers
and other individuals who contribute photographs to the archive.
save history for future generations!
Notice - Although
this website is non-profit, we do
offer users a selection of Ads by Google. This is necessary to 'pay the
bills.' To date, revenues have severely lagged behind expenses. Please
patronize our advertisers to ensure the future of this valuable
resource. The Canadian Headstone Photo Project will always be a FREE service to all researchers!
We NEED You !
Submit 1, 101 or 1001 headstone photos!
Upload and transcribe some of the photos you have or
Submit part or all of cemetery.
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currently seeking volunteers to help take and upload photos for many areas.
We, also, require volunteers to assist the webmaster by acting as coordinators.
If you have an interest in volunteering for this rewarding part-time activity
please contact us.
would be an excellent project for your genealogy or history group. Your church
could create a permanent, up-datable, searchable photographic record of your
on this site may be used with permission only.
Now, you may
submit the transcription from a headstone without having a photo! OR you
can submit the photo of a cemetery entrance/sign! Click Here for Details.