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Cemetery Records

The following, is a list of Tombstone Inscriptions for cemeteries in and around Berks County. These "Cemetery Records" were read and donated by genealogists or volunteers.

The Dates associated with each record refers to the date of donation or the known date span of the tombstone readings. In a few instances, we had to make an educated guess by the dates listed on the pages.

These records did not come from the Cemeteries themselves, and not every cemetery in Berks County is represented.

If you are interested in obtaining information from these records, please visit: www.berkshistory.org/library/research for more information regarding our Genealogical Research Service.

Call Number Name Year Donated/ Years Covered
GA A316 Tombstone Inscriptions Spies Church Old Cemetery, Alsace Township 1959
GA A323 Tombstone Inscriptions from Altalaha Lutheran Church, Rehrersburg, PA, Schuyler Brossman 1957
GA A326 Tombstone Records from Early Berks County Graveyards, Louis Richards, Esq. prior 1900
GA A614 Tombstone Inscriptions from Alsace Cemetery, Jeffrey Howell 1970
GA A614a Burial Records of Alsace Cemetery 1862-1980
GA A614b Burial Records of Alsace Cemetery 1862-1980
GA A614c Burial Records of Alsace Cemetery A-G 1862-1980
GA A614c Burial Records of Alsace Cemetery H-Z 1862-1980
GA A614d Alsace Cemetery - Old Cemetery 1862-1980
GA A924 Aulenbach War Veterans through 2000 2000
GA A924 Vol. 1 Aulenbach Cemetery A-L 1879-1960
GA A924 Vol. 1 Aulenbach Cemetery M-Z 1879-1960
GA A924 Vo. 2 Aulenbach Cemetery 1961-1982
GA B512 Civil War Cemetery Records, Berks County 1860-1900
GA B512a Civil War Veterans 1995
GA B514 Bashore Family Cemetery, Bethel 1960 & retyped 1996
GA B514 Frantz Family Cemetery, Tulpehocken Township 1960 & retyped 1996
GA B514 Frystown Meeting House Cemetery, Bethel 1960 & retyped 1996
GA B514 Kline Family Cemetery, Jefferson Township 1960 & retyped 1996
GA B514 Little Swatara Church of the Brethren Cemetery - Tulpehocken Township 1960 & retyped 1996
GA B514 Merkey Meeting House Cemetery, Bethel 1960 & retyped 1996
GA B514 Schubert Meeting House Cemetery, Bethel 1960 & retyped 1996
GA B514 Ziegler's Meeting House Brethren Cemetery, Tulpehocken Township 1960 & retyped 1996
GA B517 Lower Burial Ground Epler's Church, Bern Township c. 1934
GA B517 St. Gabriel's Episcopal Graveyard, Douglassville c. 1935
GA B517 Roman Catholic Cemetery, Neversink Mountain c. 1932
GA B517 Trinity Lutheran Cemetery, Neversink Mountain c. 1931
GA B517 Obituaries listed in Alt Berks c. 1930
GA B517a Berks Forebears: A Guide to Its Graveyards 1986
GA B517b Bern Church Cemetery 2001
GA B517h Tombstone Inscriptions from Bern Union Church, Jeffrey Howell 1978
GA B517ha Bern Church Graveyard Burials c.1991
GA B562 List of War Veterans of all Wars Buried in Bethel and Tulpehocken Townships, Schuyler Brossman c. May 1974
GA B624 Private Burial Record of Rev. John William Boos 1782-1807
GA B655 Zion Cemetery, Bloomsburg (Bern Township) 1944
GA B829 Alleghenyville New Cemetery c. 1941
GA B829 Mennonite Meeting House Graveyard c. 1942
GA B829 Jacob's Cemetery, Morgantown c. 1942
GA B829 St. Michael's Cemetery, Birdsboro c. 1942
GA B874c-i Every name Index to Tombstone Records by Schuyler Brossman 1980
GA C397 Belleman's Old Cemetery, Centre Township 1940
GA C397 Belleman's New Cemetery, Centre Township 1940
GA C397 Friends Meeting Graveyard, Exeter Township 1940
GA C397 Friends Meeting Graveyard, Maidencreek Township 1940
GA C397 Hinnershitz Cemetery, Muhlenberg Township 1939
GA C397 View Point Cemetery, Perry Township 1940
GA C397 Friends Meeting Graveyard, Robeson Township 1785-1872
GA C397 Kissinger's Union Cemetery, Spring Township 1942
GA C397 St. Paul's Mission Catholic Cemetery, Union Township 1940
GA C475 Charles Evans Cemetery Inscriptions c. 1930-1948
GA C554c Tombstone Inscriptions Christ Little Tulpehocken, Jeffrey Howell 1975
GA C554h Tombstone Inscriptions Christ Lutheran Church Stouchsburg 1975
GA C554h vol. 2 Christ's Evangelical Lutheran Church Cemetery, Stouchsburg 1998
GA C544y Christ (Yocum's) Church Tombstone Inscriptions 1823-1982
GA C562 Genealogical Guide to Berks County Churches, Jeffrey Howell
GA C626 Known Soldiers of the Revolution, Berks County, Arlin Haas, Jr. 2007
GA C971 Christ Church (Yocum's Union), Cumru Township c. 1942
GA C971 Wyomissing Church, Gouglersville, PA c. 1942
GA C971 St. John's Gibraltar, Robeson Township c. 1942
GA C971 Mohn's Memorial E. C. Church, Spring Township c. 1942
GA C971 Salem U. B. Cemetery (Weidman's Cemetery), Spring Township c. 1942
GA C971 Livinggood Private Cemetery, Spring Township c. 1942
GA D361c Christ (Delong's) Church Cemetery 1984
GA D361p Christ (Delong's) Church Cemetery 1925
GA D483 Oley Valley Graveyard Ramblings, Chester Levan Deturck c. 1930
GA E64 Epler's Reformed Church Tombstone Inscriptions, Jeffrey Howell 1978
GA E64n Epitaphs - Handbook of Historic Family Graveyards, Berks County, PA 1999
GA E96 Exeter Friends Meeting House Record of Burying Ground no date
GA E96 Ontelaunee Friends Meeting House Burying Ground no date
GA F172 Fairview Cemetery Bellemans, Milton and Luella Blatt, 2 copies 1884-1977
GA Naftzinger Funeral Naftzinger Funeral Home Burials, Milton and Luella Blatt 1900-1970
GA F172a Fairview Cemetery Bellemans, Milton and Luella Blatt, 2 copies 1988
GA F172b Fairview Cemetery of Shillington 1876-1933
GA F175 Fairview Cemetery, Boyertown 1982
GA F527 First Reformed Church Burials 1798-1880
GA F594 Fleetwood Cemetery 1982
GA F898 Frieden Union Cemetery, Shartlesville 1981
GA F899 Frieden's Union Church Cemetery, Shartlesville 1978
GA F899a Frieden's Union Church Cemetery, Albany Township 1986
GA F911 Frieden's Church Oley Tombstone Inscriptions 1983
GA F911a vol. 1&2 Friends Meeting Houses, New Jersey 1932
GA F911a vol. 3 Friends Meeting Houses, New Jersey 1932
GA F911a vol. 4 Friends Meeting Houses, New Jersey 1932
GA F911a vol. 5 Friends Meeting Houses, New Jersey 1932
GA F911a vol. 7 Friends Meeting Houses, New Jersey 1932
GA G376s Gernant's Cemetery, Ontelaunee Township 1985
GA G376t Gernant's Cemetery, Ontelaunee Township c. 1940
GA G376t Sinking Spring Cemetery c. 1940
GA G394g Gethsemane Cemetery, Laureldale 1993
GA G464 Baumstown Union SS Cemetery 1891
GA G464 Gehman's Cemetery, Adamstown c. 1917
GA G464 St. Paul's Church Cemetery, Amity Township c. 1900
GA G464 Alleghany Church Graveyard, Brecknock Township 1937
GA G464 Trinity Lutheran Church Cemetery, Reading prior 1900
GA G464 Frieden's Church Cemetery, Robeson 1938
GA G464 Zion M. E. Cemetery, Robeson 1935
GA G464 Plow Lutheran Cemetery, Robeson c. 1935
GA G464 St. John's Church - Pricetown Cemetery, Ruscombmanor Township 1938
GA G464 St. James Lutheran Cemetery, Robeson 1936
GA G464 St. Paul's M.E. Cemetery, Robeson Township c. 1936
GA G464 Mennonite Cemetery, Bally c. 1930
GA G646 Good Shepherd (Hinnershitz's) Burial Ledger Cemetery Co. 1922-1989
GA G646i Good Shepherd (Hinnershitz's) Burial Ledger Cemetery Co. Index 1922-1989
GA G647 Good Shepherd UCC Church (Hinnershitz's) Cemetery c. 1993
GA G828 Greenwood Cemetery, Hamburg c. 1980
GA H111b Haag's Cemetery 1974
GA H152a St. John's (Hain's) Cemetery 1970-2000
GA H465 Heidelberg Cemetery 1861-2002
GA H791 St. John's Cemetery and Hope Cemetery, Kutztown 1981
GA H859 Tombstone Inscriptions from Christ (DeLong's) Church, Bowers 1978
GA H859T Tombstone Inscriptions from North Heidelberg Church 1978
GA H899 Huff's Church and Rauch-Hertzog Cemetery 1981
GA H899a Huff's Church Cemetery, Hereford Township 1987
GA H899o Huff's Church, Old Cemetery, Hereford Township 1923
GA J17a Jacob's Church Cemetery, Lehigh County, PA 1986
GA J17b St. Jacob's Union Church Cemetery, Lehigh County, PA c. 1979
GA J56 Jerusalem (Red) Church, Stony Run, Albany Township 1979-1980
GA J56a Jerusalem Church Cemetery, Albany Township 1986
GA J824a Permits for Burials in Trinity Lutheran Cemetery, Reading 1933
GA K29 Rev. Eli Keller Burial Records 1874-1908
GA K47 Tombstone Inscriptions from the Notebooks of Raymond E. Kiebach, Historian of the Lieser-Leeser Family 1945
GA K47t Tombstone Inscriptions from the Notebooks of Raymond E. Kiebach, Historian of the Lieser-Leeser Family 1963
GA L373 Laureldale Cemetery c. 1985
GA L487 Leesport Cemetery 1986
GA L522 Lehigh (Zion) Church Cemetery 1985-1986
GA L973 Burial Records Berks County Lutheran 1898-1903
GA M217a Maidencreek Union, Blandon 1981
GA Maxatawny Cemetery Maxatawny Cemetery Survey, 2 copies 2010
GA M533 Memorial Mausoleum, Wyomissing Hills C. 1980
GA M575 Christ (Mertz) and Hope Cemeteries 1986
GA M575a Christ Church Cemetery, Rockland Township 1763-1880
GA M596 Christ (Mertz) Cemetery and Hope Cemetery, Rockland Township 1986
GA M678 Plains Baptist Church, Yarmouth Township, Ontario Canada c. 1930
GA M678 Cemetery South of Sparta, Ontario Canada c. 1930
GA M678 Old Anglican Church, Ontario Canada c. 1930
GA M678 Dunboyne Cemetery, Malahide Township, Ontario Canada c. 1930
GA M678 Burdick Cemetery, Ontario Canada c. 1930
GA M678 Quaker Cemetery, Sparta Ontario Canada c. 1930
GA M678 Aulenbach Cemetery 1929
GA M678 Charles Evans Cemetery 1928
GA M678 Trinity Church Yard prior 1900
GA M678 Laurel Hill Cemetery, Philadelphia no date
GA M831m Moravian Cemetery, Lebanon County 1965
GA M915 Most Blessed Sacrament Church 1847-1987
GA N149 Tombstone Inscriptions from Aulenbach Cemetery, part of the Nagle Collection 1939
GA N532a New Jerusalem Union Church, Rockland Township 1978
GA N532a New Jerusalem Cemetery, Rockland Township 1986
GA N534 New Bethel Church Cemetery, Albany Township 1986
GA O44 Old Cemetery, Birdsboro 1936
GA O44 Caernarvon Baptist Cemetery, Keeney's Station 1936
GA O44 St. John's Community Church, Centre Township 1936
GA O44 Harmony M.E. Church, Joanna 1936
GA O44 Bethel Evangelical Cemetery, West Joanna, Robeson Township 1846-1876
GA O44 M.E. Cemetery, Morgantown 1936
GA O44 St. Thomas Episcopal Cemetery, Morgantown 1936
GA O44 Zion's M.E. Cemetery, Robeson Township 1936
GA O44 Breidenstine, Cumru Township 1939
GA O44 Cemetery on Route 73 1937
GA O44 Elverson U.B. Church Cemetery 1936
GA O44 New Holland Cemetery, Lancaster County 1936
GA O44 Zion's Cemetery, Bern Township no date
GA O44 Zion M.E. Church 2002
GA O45 Tombstone Inscriptions Christ Lutheran and Salem United Church of Christ Cemeteries 1971
GA O45a Tombstone Inscriptions for Spangsville Cemetery 1983-1996
GA P327d Death Notices & Marriage Records of Rev. William Pauli 1852-1855
GA P415b Pennsylvania German Tombstone Inscriptions, Volume 1 1980
GA P415b vol. 2 Pennsylvania German Tombstone Inscriptions, Volume 2 1984
GA Pleasantville Union Pleasantville Union Cemetery 1993
GA P724 Pleasantville Union Cemetery 1982
GA P724a Pleasantview Cemetery, Spring Township 1982
GA P724aa Pleasantview Cemetery, Spring Township 1982
GA P776 Frankfort Springs, Beaver County, PA 1964
GA P946 Pricetown Cemetery and St. John's Church Cemetery c. 1980
GA P961 Genealogical Guide to Private Berks County Cemeteries 1992
GA R288 Graves in Reamstown Cemetery c.1960
GA R326 Reed's Cemetery, Stouchsburg 1990
GA R654 Frieden's (Wicklein's) Cemetery, Robeson Township c. 1990
GA R654 Robeson (Plow) Cemetery c. 1995
GA R654 St. John's Cemetery, Robeson Township c. 1995
GA S136 St. Daniel's Tombstone Inscriptions, Heidelberg Township 1978
GA S143 St. Joseph's (Hill) Lutheran Church, Pike Township 1978
GA S143a St. John's German Lutheran Cemetery, Neversink Mountain 1981
GA S143b St. John the Baptist Catholic Church Cemetery, Haycock Township, Bucks Co. 1987
GA S143c St. Joseph's Cemetery, Pike Township 1984-1985
GA S143d St. Joseph's (Hill) Lutheran Church, Pike Township 1972-2002
GA S143h St. John's Cemetery, Hamburg 1984
GA S143ha St. John's Cemetery, Hamburg c. 1990
GA S143hi Horst's Church Cemetery 1963
GA S173s St. John's Reformed, Sinking Spring 1700-1800
GA. Cemetery Sinking Spring Sinking Spring Cemetery 1740-1940
GA. S145 St. Luke's Cemetery, Shoemakersville 1979
GA S145s St. Michael's Cemetery, Birdsboro 1928-1968
GA S146 St. Michael's Cemetery, By Lot Number, Book 1, Birdsboro no date
GA S146 St. Michael's Cemetery, By Lot Number, Book 2, Birdsboro no date
GA S146c St. Michael's Cemetery, Birdsboro 1942
GA S149 St. Paul's Union Church Tombstone Inscriptions 1984
GA S149m St. Paul's Church History, Beaver Township 1959-1960
GA S149wr St. Peter's Cemetery, Richmond Township 1982
GA S153 St. Thomas Cemetery, Bernville 1972-1973
GA S153a vol. 1 St. Thomas Cemetery, Bernville, Milton and Luella Blatt, Volume 1 no date
GA S153a vol. 2 St. Thomas Cemetery, Bernville, Milton and Luella Blatt, Volume 2 no date
GA S163 Salem Evangelical United Brethren 1964
GA S163a Salem Bible Church 1983
GA S163b Salem (Shalter's) Reformed Church c. 1990
GA S163c Salem Bethel Reformed 2002
GA S163d Salem Belleman's Graveyard, 2 copies 1746-1972
GA S239 St. Gabriel's Episcopal Graveyard, Douglassville 1700-1983
GA S246 St. Mary's Cemetery, Reading 1996
GA S249 (Becker's) St. Peter's Cemetery, Richmond Township 1982
GA S249a St. Paul's Cemetery, Mertztown 1986
GA S249c St. Peter's Catholic Church Cemetery, Reading c. 1990
GA s249p St. Paul's Lutheran Cemetery, Lobachsville 1984
GA S249p vol. 1 St. Paul's Reformed, Amityville 1986
GA S251a supplement St. Peter's Catholic Cemetery, supplement, Reading c. 2011
GA S251d St. Peter's Catholic Cemetery, Reading 1982
GA S411a Schwarzwald Cemetery 1984
GA S411c o.s. Schwarzwald Cemetery 1945
GA S467k Longswamp Cemetery 1985
GA S467l Longswamp Cemetery 1976
GA S467m Mertztown Cemetery 1976
GA S467r Moselm Lutheran Church or Zion Church, Richmond Township 1977
GA S467s Red Church or Jerusalem Union Church, Albany Township 1965
GA S467s White Church or Frieden's Union Lutheran and Reformed Church, Albany Township 1965
GA S467s Old Cemetery - Christ Lutheran Church, Rockland Township 1971
GA S467s Mertz Church no date
GA S467s Dunkel's Lutheran & Reformed, Greenwich 1966
GA S467s Mt. Zion Lutheran - New Bethel Zion Lutheran & Reformed, Greenwich Township 1972
GA S467z Zion's Church Cemetery, Maxatawny Township 1977
GA S492 St. Michael's Union Cemetery, Tilden Township 1932
GA S492a St. Michael's Union Cemetery, Tilden Township, 2 copies 1766-1991
GA S492h St. Michael's Union Cemetery, Tilden Township, 2 copies supplement 1979
GA S492p St. Paul's Union Church Cemetery, Hamburg 1956
GA S492s St. Michaels Union Cemetery, Tilden Township 1938

St. Michael's Union Cemetery (Tilden Township) Burials Without Tombstones or Markers 1964
GA S617 Three Burial Locations in Sinking Spring 1750-1940
GA S755 Spies Cemetery Burials Separate Index no date
GA S823i Index to Cemeteries copied by Mrs. C. H. Steinmetz no date
GA S912a Strausstown Union Cemetery 2005-2008
GA S956 Summer Hill Cemetery Directory, South Manheim Township, Schuylkill County 1991
GA T656 Tombstone Inscriptions of Small Private Burying Grounds around Berks County and some out of County c. 1940
GA T675 Topton Cemetery 1988
GA T675a Topton Cemetery 2007
GA T824 Trinity Lutheran Cemetery c. 1995
GA T924 Tulpehocken Trinity U.C.C, Millardsville, PA 1997
GA U58 Union Cemetery, Boyertown c. 1985
GA Z66a Ziegel Church Cemetery, Lehigh County 1987
GA Z78 Tombstone Inscriptions from Zion Blue Mountain Union Church 1978
GA Z78m Zion (Moselm) Cemetery, Richmond Township 1987
GA Z78r Zion (Reed's) Lutheran Church, Stouchsburg 1978
GA Z78s Zion (Reed's) Cemetery, Spring Township 1990
GA Z78u Zion Union Church Cemetery Inscriptions, Heidelberg Township 1978
GA Z78u Zion Union Church Cemetery Inscriptions, Heidelberg Township, volume 2 1994
GA Z78w Zion Union Church Cemetery 1990
GA Z79 Zion Cemetery Company, Inc., Perry Township 1960
GA Z79o Zion's Old Brick Church, Pottstown, PA 1982
GA Z79s The Old Cemetery of Zion Spies Union Churches 1982
GA Z79sa Old Cemetery Zion Spies Union Church, Alsace Township 1994
GA Z98 Rev. Benjamin Dunkelberger Zweizig Burials 1898-1903
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