Explore Oak Hill


Oak Hill is among the oldest institutions in Washington and the final resting place for scores of individuals who were instrumental in the founding of the nation and its new capital city. The first burial was in 1849.

Burial Records

Currently, we offer our burial search online. You can use our online catalog by selecting the last name of the individual you are looking for.

Notable Figures

We have many notable figures buried on our grounds. Some of our most notables are listed here. Enjoy reading and learning more!


We offer a range of genealogical research services. We ask that you complete the online form and send to our office. The services we provide are listed on the form. For the location of burials, please refer to our online catalog, and search by the last name.