Find A Grave
Open iTunes to buy and download apps.
The handy Find A Grave just got handier. More than 100 million graves in half a million cemeteries around the world are now at your fingertips with the new mobile app.
Find and visit a loved one’s final resting place anywhere, anytime. Request a headstone photo or snap one yourself and share it instantly. Honor your ancestors by creating memorials. All this and more with just a few taps.
+ Access the largest online collection of burial info for free
+ Locate grave sites of your loved ones through a simple search
+ Search millions of photos, thousands added daily
+ Request headstone photos from over 200,000 volunteers around the world
+ Find cemeteries near you, fulfill photo requests, post instantly
+ Create memorials with bios and photos
+ Share discoveries through Facebook, emails, text messages
+ Manage your profile and see the profiles of others
+ track your own memorials, photos, and virtual cemeteries
+ Get help from our full-time support staff
What's New in Version 1.2.2
+ Use the brand-new Upload Queue to check the status of photos.
+ Choose the upload over Wi-Fi only option in your iOS settings and save on your phone’s data plan.
+ Opt to delete photos after upload in your iOS settings to automatically conserve space on your phone.
+ Delete photos easily from the photo details view.
+ Minor bug fixes.
+ Improved GPS accuracy.
Very very helpful
I've been a FindAGrave member for 6 years but just discovered the app a few days ago. Just so happen to be traveling for work near where my dads family is from. I had one day to visit 7 cemeteries scattered around the area. Before I found the app I was struggling to figure out how to organize my data while making the best use of my time. This app helped tremendously. I was able to locate my graves as well as find a few requested graves along the way. Before this app I was struggling to find accurate directions to each cemetery. Using gps coordinates from the app lead me straight to the spot. Uploading pics, editing memorials and creating new memorials was a snap. This app is very well designed and easy to use. I had no problems adding gps coordinates to graves, although it's not as accurate for the grave sites as I was hoping. 2 suggestions I have though. 1: Make messages left on our profiles available in the app. 2: Make adding cemeteries as a favorite available in the app. Also make them available to view in the app. I can not see the current cemeteries I have saved as favorites in the app. I'm not talking about the virtual cemeteries. They are available.
Would absolutely recommend to anyone searching for graves.
GPS Not Working
I love this app and use it regularly. Quite often I am able to complete my postings for photo claims before I leave the cemetery. I do wish that I could edit the plot from within the app. I have to do it from the web site for memorials that I do not manage. My big problem right now is that the GPS function is not working. I always mark the GPS coordinates for the graves I take photos of. For the last few months, the coordinates are not being entered on the memorials. I checked location services on my phone and it is turned on ALWAYS for Find A Grave. I sent an email from the Find A Grave web site about this weeks ago, but have not heard back. I confirmed today that it is still not working. Could not find any other place to contact the developer.
Cemetery photo upload
App is great for taking pictures of memorials and then uploading them once I get on WiFi. However, if I take a picture of the cemetery itself from within the app it will not upload. The app just sits there with the green bar cycling. I have also tried the choose existing photo option and the same problem occurs.
I must delete the cemetery photo before the app will continue uploading memorials. If I had taken the photo from within the app it is lost after the delete.
- Category: Reference
- Updated: Jun 02, 2014
- Version: 1.2.2
- Size: 8.1 MB
- Language: English
- Seller: Ancestry.com Operations Inc.
- © 2014 FindAGrave.com
Compatibility: Requires iOS 7.0 or later. Compatible with iPhone, iPad, and iPod touch.