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The Creswick "Old" Cemetery was in operation possibly between 1851 until December 1858 when the Clunes road cemetery was officially opened. Often referred to as the "Chinese Cemetery" this site was used by the everyone to bury their loved ones.

This list is an ongoing project as there was no register held at this cemetery as it was never a Gazzetted Cemetery. The list is alphabetical and there are just over 400 names. Please contact the Secretary if you have any other names for this list.

Last Name
First Name
Age
Date
Allcroft
John
23
24/12/1854
Allen
Emma
14 dys
26/11/1854
Amos
Charles Andrew Sheldon
1 dy
Anderson
Thomas Craig
27
Anderson
William
10
Angow
Unknown
Anson
John
21
Ashwell
John Simmons
32
Ashworth
George
Adult
Asson
Unnamed
31
At
Ah
Austin
John Silvester
1 yr
Bagnall
John
30
Banks
Catherine
40
Barclay
John
5 mths
Barclay
Robert
38
Barclay
Simon
3 dys
Basanko
Alfred
6 yrs
Bassett
George
4 hrs
20/3/1855
Beard
Thomas
14 mths
4/3/1855
Bennett
Margaret
3
9/4/1855
Berry
Unnamed F
14 dys
Betheras
John Ellis
12 mths
Bevans
William James
4 mths
Blackwell
William
24
Blight
Ellen
4 mths
Blythe
Samuel
47
Bon
Am
1855
Booty
Marianne Elizabeth
10
Botton
David Augustus
Bowden
John
34
Bowden
John
23
Bowker
Frederick
2
Bradshaw
Unnamed
12 hours
Bradshaw
Unnamed
2 dys
24/12/1854
Broad
Elizabeth Margaret
7 mths
26/12/1854
Brown
Thomas Henry
7 wks
1854
Browne
William
31
Bull
Charles
2 yrs
1855
Bunyan
John Thomas
18 mths
1856
Bunyan
John James
2
Bunyan
Margaret Jane Richardson
7 dys
Burton
Edward
30
Butler
John
40
1855
Buyford
George
63
1855
Campbell
Agnes
2 yrs
28/6/1855
Campbell
Anne
23
19/3/1855
Campbell
Jessie
14 mths
Campbell
Mary
4 yrs
Candy
Thomas
22
Cannon
Ellen
9w
9/2/1855
Chamberlin
Edward
60
31/12/1854
Childs
John Robert
2 mths
Chisholm
Isabella
35
Chong
Ah
Chong
King
Chu
Kee
30
Chung
Hang
Clarke
Ernest Henry
3 mths
Clarke
Jane
37
Clarke
Peter
Clemens
Mary Nicholas
1
Cocking
William
6 mths
Coe
Thomas John
33
12/12/1854
Cole
Robert
adult
Collier
George
30 mths
Collings
Eleanor
20/11/1854
Collins
Marion Mamby
27
Colmer
Peter
37
Cone
Ah
Cooke
Charles
19 mths
29/3/1855
Cooke
Charles Frederick Dawson
2
1855
Cosham
Henry
26
Coulson
Catherine Mary
1
Craze
William
37
1855
Crisp
Edwin
6 dys
Crothers
Mark
30
Dale
Thomas
60
19/3/1855
Daly
Catherine Jane
7 mths
17/2/1855
Daly
Gerald
3 yrs
Dark
James
15 mths
1855
Datson
Cullen
54
19/3/1858
Davey
Emelia
12 mths
1854
Davis
James
38
Deeble
John
47
5/6/1855
Denman
Thomas
21 mths
1855
Dennison
Thomas
3
1855
Denny
Thomas William
5 mths
1855
Dimmick
Samuel George
6 wks
1855
Dimmick
Thomas
14 dys
1855
Dixon
Elizabeth
9 dys
20/1/1855
Dixon
Fanny Rachael
16 mths
20/1/1855
Dobson
Hannah
23
1855
Dockery
Mary
Doolan
Thomas
Driver
James
42
28/2/1855
Dunlevy
Andrew
1
Dunstan
Benjamin
9 wks
20/2/1855
Dunstan
Mary
1 yr
Eddy
Elizabeth
17 mths
2/4/1855
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