Link back to main ROSSBRET websiteToxteth Park


Link back to main ROSSBRET websiteToxteth Park


Toxteth Park Poor Law Union and Workhouse

Located at 126, Smithdown Road, Toxteth, Liverpool.
It became Sefton General Hospital under the NHS, but the Hospital has now been closed and replaced by an ASDA supermarket.

Toxteth Park Cemetery
Toxteth Park Cemetery is located on Smithdown Rd and the records are held in the Liverpool Record Office on microfilm.   The records can provide the Burial Registers and the Order Books. 

Burial Registers are arranged by date of burial and can provide register number, date of burial, name, age, rank or profession, abode, parish or district, mode of burial (private or  public), section, grave number, by whom ceremony performed, signature of registrar.

Once you have the grave number and section, it is possible to write the Cemeteries Office which can provide a list of order numbers relating to that grave and all the interments with in it. 

This is from a booklet "Liverpool Record Office, Local Studies and Family History Services:  A Handlist of Cemetery and Burial Records" Sept 1998.  It goes on to detail the records held for Toxteth Park Cemetery which are below:

Toxteth Park Cemetery   LRO 352 CEM 9...
        Smithdown Road
                opened - June 1856
        Burial Registers:
                Church of England       1856-1954
                General                 1856-1973
        Order Books    
                Church of England       1856-1953
                General                 1856-1985

                Gibson, Vol.9,pp167-223


Page last updated 12 March, 2008 by Rossbret