Websites new to our list for 2021 are indicated by an asterisk (*). Sites marked with a dollar sign ($) require a subscription or other payment to fully take advantage of their content; otherwise free sites that have some sort of premium tier or paid add-on have this noted in the write-ups.
Combining cemetery photos with searchable GPS cemetery data, this site invites you to contribute to its ambitious “billion” goal using a free mobile app. A quality-check tool (new in 2020) also uses volunteers as a second pair of eyes on transcriptions.
“The world’s largest gravesite collection” now boasts more than 190 million volunteer transcriptions, most with photos. Flexible search options include maiden name, spouse name and even “Not buried in a cemetery.”
The domestic counterpart to the American Battle Monuments Commission site, the Locator searches for military ancestors and their family members in VA National Cemeteries, state veterans cemeteries, and other US locations.