Dear Members of the Public,

The National Archives of Singapore has the burial registers of Bukit Brown Cemetery dating from April 1922 up till December 1972. To facilitate access, the records have been digitised and can be viewed online (please go to ‘Burial Registers’ below). The records are in English and are in chronological order based on the date of burial. Please note that information in certain columns is not uploaded for privacy reasons.

Following the completion of topography studies and grave identification works, the Land Transport Authority (LTA) has finalised the alignment of the new road across part of Bukit Brown Cemetery. The new road will affect 3,746 of the more than 100,000 graves. LTA has published details of the affected graves at http://www.lta.gov.sg/content/dam/ltaweb/corp/RoadsMotoring/files/exhu_namelist.pdf and in local newspapers on 20 March 2012.
For more information or enquiries, please go to LTA website or email to feedback@lta.gov.sg or call LTA at its 24-hour Customer Service Line @ 1800-Call LTA (1800-2255 582).

Below are the location maps and the listing of registers and index to the burial records of Bukit Brown Cemetery (digitised pdf). Members of the public who wish to locate the burial records of their ancestors buried at Bukit Brown Cemetery will need to first determine their ancestors’ names and dates of death before searching the uploaded records. More detailed information on microfilms can be viewed by the descendants at The Archives Reading Room at the National Archives of Singapore, 1 Canning Rise Singapore 179868. For enquiries on burial registers at the National Archives of Singapore, please email enquiry@archives.nlb.gov.sg.

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Location Maps of Bukit Brown Cemetery
Map 1
Map 2
 
Burial Registers of Bukit Brown Cemetery
1922 to 1930
Apr 1922 - Aug 1925
(approx 6.46 mb)
Aug 1925 - Oct 1926
(approx 10.9 mb)
Oct 1926 - Nov 1927
(approx 15.7 mb)
Nov 1927 - Dec 1928
(approx 16.0 mb)
Dec 1928 - Jul 1929
(approx 15.7 mb)
Jul 1929 - Feb 1930
(approx 14.7 mb)
Feb 1930 - Jul 1930
(approx 14.1 mb)
Jul 1930 - Dec 1930
(approx 14.1 mb)
1930 to 1935
Dec 1930 - May 1931
(approx 7.68 mb)
May 1931 - Dec 1931
(approx 17.6 mb)
Dec 1931 - Jun 1932
(approx 21.5 mb)
Jun 1932 - Jan 1933
(approx 20.8 mb)
Jan 1933 - Jul 1933
(approx 15.6 mb)
Jul 1933 - Jan 1934
(approx 16.7 mb)
Jan 1934 - Jul 1934
(approx 16.9 mb)
Jul 1934 - Dec 1934
(approx 16.1mb)
Dec 1934 - May 1935
(approx 17.2 mb)
May 1935 - Oct 1935
(approx 20.8 mb)
   
1935 to 1937
Oct 1935 - Dec 1936
(approx 8.51 mb)
Jan 1936 - Apr 1936
(approx 15.3 mb)
Apr 1936 - Jul 1936
(approx 12.1 mb)
Jul 1936 - Oct 1936
(approx 11.6 mb)
Oct 1936 - Jan 1937
(approx 10.8 mb)
Jan 1937 - Apr 1937
(approx 15.4 mb)
Apr 1937 - Jul 1937
(approx 11.2 mb)
Jul 1937 - Oct 1937
(approx 10.3 mb)
Oct 1937 - Dec 1937
(approx 7.59 mb)

   
1937 to 1940
Dec 1937 - Mar 1938
(approx 15.2 mb)
Mar 1938 - May 1938
(approx 14.4 mb)
May 1938 - Aug 1938
(approx 17.4 mb)
Aug 1938 - Oct 1938
(approx 23.3 mb)
Oct 1938 - Jan 1939
(approx 16.4 mb)
Jan 1939 - May 1939
(approx 16.5 mb)
May 1939 - Aug 1939
(approx 11.2 mb)
Aug 1939 - Oct 1939
(approx 11.3 mb)
Oct 1939 - Jan 1940
(approx 14.9 mb)
Jan 1940 - Apr 1940
(approx 14.6 mb)

Apr 1940 - Jun 1940
(approx 16.5 mb)
Jun 1940 - Sep 1940
(approx 17.3 mb)
1940 to 1942
Sep 1940 - Jan 1941
(approx 12.8 mb)
Jan 1941 - May 1941
(approx 17.0 mb)
May 1941 - Sep 1941
(approx 19.6 mb)
Sep 1941 - Jan 1942
(approx 20.6 mb)
Jan 1942 - Apr 1942
(approx 14.2 mb)
Apr 1942 - Jun 1942
(approx 13.6 mb)


1942 to 1944
Jan 1942
(approx 25.6 mb)
Jan 1942 - Apr 1942
(approx 36.1 mb)
Apr 1942 - Jun 1942
(approx 41.3 mb)
Jun 1942 - Oct 1942
(approx 40.9 mb)
Oct 1942 - Mar 1943
(approx 40.3 mb)
Mar 1943 - Jun 1943
(approx 22.1 mb)
Jun 1943- Aug 1943
(approx 26.8 mb)
Aug 1943 - Oct 1943
(approx 21.6 mb)
Oct 1943 - Jan 1944
(approx 28.3 mb)
Jan 1944 - Feb 1944
(approx 33.0 mb)

Feb 1944 - Mar 1944
(approx 31.3 mb)
Mar 1944
(approx 39.4 mb)
Mar 1944 - Apr 1944
(approx 24.5 mb)
Apr 1944
(approx 33.1 mb)

Apr 1944 - May 1944
(approx 29.6 mb)
May 1944
(approx 32.1 mb)
May 1944 - Jun 1944
(approx 32.5 mb)
Jun 1944
(approx 34.3 mb)

Jun 1944
(approx 17.5 mb)
 
1944 to 1972
Jun 1944 - Sep 1944
(approx 24.4 mb)
Sep 1944 - Dec 1944
(approx 21.4 mb)
Dec 1944 - Mar 1945
(approx 22.5 mb)
Mar 1945 - Jun 1945
(approx 28.2 mb)
Jun 1945 - Oct 1945
(approx 33.8 mb)
Oct 1945 - Mar 1946
(approx 25.0 mb)
Mar 1946 - Oct 1946
(approx 27.0 mb)
Oct 1946 - May 1947
(approx 24.6 mb)
May 1947 - Nov 1972
(approx 14.3 mb)
     
Index to Register of Burials
Apr 1922 - Oct 1931
(approx 27.9 mb)
Dec 1928 - Oct 1931
(approx 37.5 mb)
Nov 1931 - Dec 1933
(approx 24.8 mb)
Dec 1933 - Jan 1934
(approx 24.1 mb)
Mar 1932 - Oct 1935
(approx 25.0 mb)
Jan 1934 - Oct 1935
(approx 23.9 mb)
Jun 1935 - Dec 1937
(approx 24.0 mb)
Oct 1935 - Dec 1937
(approx 26.8 mb)
Oct 1935 - Dec 1937
(approx 25.6 mb)
Oct 1935 - Mar 1939
(approx 30.9 mb)
Oct 1935 - Dec 1937
(approx 25.6 mb)
Oct 1935 - Mar 1939
(approx 30.9 mb)
Dec 1937 - Mar 1939
(approx 21.7 mb)
Dec 1937 - Mar 1939
(approx 25.0 mb)
Dec 1937 - Feb 1941
(approx 34.2 mb)
Apr 1939 - Feb 1941
(approx 19.1 mb)
Apr 1939 - Feb 1941
(approx 24.6 mb)
Apr 1939 - Feb 1941
(approx 21.1 mb)
Apr 1939 - Feb 1941
(approx 32.4 mb)
Apr 1939 - Feb 1941
(approx 36.1 mb)
Apr 1939 - Oct 1939
(approx 20.9 mb)
Apr 1939 - Feb 1941
(approx 19.7 mb)
Apr 1939 - Feb 1941
(approx 32.2 mb)
Feb 1941 - Nov 1942
(approx 36.5 mb)
Feb 1941 - Nov 1942
(approx 30.5 mb)
     

National Archives of Singapore
1 Canning Rise Singapore 179868 (off Hill Street)