History & Genealogy

The history and heritage that Cataraqui Cemetery holds and represents is as important archive and reflection of the commuity we have served for over 170 years. 

The Cemetery was officially recognized by the Historic Sites and Monuments Board of Canada as a National Historic Site of Canada, and was also designated under the Ontario Heritage Act as an Ontario Heritage Property. 

Cataraqui Cemetery, is committed to sharing our history through tours, events, presentations, education, genealogy and preservation projects.  The following pages are just a glimpse of the  what can be found within the cemetery's historic gates. 

Please contact us to learn more.