Ryde Social Heritage Group research the social history of the citizens of Ryde, Isle of Wight. Documenting their lives, businesses and burial transcriptions.
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St John’s Cemetery

RYD293 St Johns Cemetery from ROSt John’s Cemetery is located on the outskirts of Ryde at the junction of Smallbrook Lane and Great Preston Road. The cemetery is the burial ground for St John’s Church.

For a map showing the location of St John’s Church please click here

For a map showing the location of St John’s Cemetery please click here


The maps of St John’s Cemetery have been produced by RSHG Map Master, David Earle, and David Marshall. The Cemetery was very overgrown in places which made the mapping extremely difficult. We are grateful to them for their perseverance and dedication to this work.

Legend – This contains important information to help you understand the maps.

St John’s Church Maps

Church layout – Plan showing layout of St John’s Church with location of memorials inside the church

RSHG SJNLA – Plan showing the position of interment of ashes at St John’s Church North Lawn

St John’s Cemetery Maps

Maps last updated January 2020

Cemetery Map – Plan showing how the individual RSHG numbered maps cover the whole of the Cemetery.

RSHG SJ001 – Plot 1

RSHG SJ002 – Plot 2

RSHG SJ003 – Plot 3 & SE

RSHG SJ00M – Middle Plot

RSHG SJ005 – Plot 5

RSHG SJCN – Children’s North sections

Alphabetical Indexes

The Indexes contain the names on all the graves that have been mapped whether they have been transcribed or not.

Key to Alphabetical Indexes

St John’s Church indexes

North Lawn (ashes) A to Z

Isle of Wight College Memorial A to Z

First World War Memorial A to Z

Memorials A to Z

St John’s Cemetery indexes

St John’s Cemetery and Church A to Z – Last updated April 2022


For any enquiries you may have about the maps, indexes or mapping please contact us here.