Secondary burial

Duday, H., Le Mort, F. & Tillier, A-M. 2014

‘Archaeothanatology and funeral archaeology. Application to the study of primary single burials’, Anthropologie (1962-) 52:3 235-246.

Fornaciari, A., Giuffra, V. & Pezzini, F. 2010

‘Secondary burial and mummification practices in the Kingdom of the Two Sicilies’, Mortality, 15:3, 223-249.

Tsu, T. 2000

‘Toothless ancestors, felicitous descendents. The rite of secondary burial in South Taiwan’, Asian Folklore Studies, 59, 1-22.


The Cemetery Research Group runs two events a year: in May and in November. Follow the links and send in an abstract