Sunday, May 11, 2008

Online Death Records and Indexes - New Additions and Updates

The Online Searchable Death Indexes and Records Website has been updated with links to the following items...

- Arizona Death Records 1844-1957 (update: 1844-1877 and 1957 added)
- Miscellaneous Arizona Obituaries Index

- Craighead County Deaths & Obituaries Index 1885-2008 -- from The Jonesboro Sun

- Pitkin County: Ute Cemetery Burials (in Aspen) -- includes some Civil War veterans

- Putnam County Cemeteries - Listed by Township -- searchable by name (not complete)

- Missouri Death Certificates 1910-1957 (update: death certificates for 1940-1944 and 1957 added)
- St. Charles County: St. Charles Library Local Indexes -- includes: Oak Grove Cemetery Database and St. Charles Local Newspaper Index (starts with 1988)

New York
- Onondaga County Public Library's WPA Files, Newspaper Index 1814-1900 -- includes some deaths (also has Onondaga County State Census Indexes for 1855 & 1865)

North Carolina
- Macon County Cemeteries
- Assorted Macon County Obituaries 1920-present -- over 10,000 obituaries (also has a link to some cemetery photos)

- Franklin County: Obetz Cemetery Burials - Columbus, Ohio

- Philadelphia City Death Certificates 1803-1915 from FamilySearch Labs (being tested)
- Westmoreland County: Latrobe Bulletin Obituaries and Death Notices Index, December 18, 1902-present -- from the Adams Memorial Library

South Carolina
- South Carolina Death Index 1915-1957 (update: year 1957 added)
- Dillon County: Extracts of Obituaries from the Dillon Herald 1940-2008

South Dakota
- South Dakota State Archives - WPA Cemeteries Search -- pre-1940s (not complete)

- Tennessee Death Index 1914-1924 (update: year 1924 added)

- Texas Deaths 1890-1976 from FamilySearch Labs -- includes text summaries with some information from the death certificates (being tested)
- Harris County: Houston Funeral Home Records Index (for the Fogle West and Boulevard Funeral Homes)

- Newport News: Daily Press Obituary Index 1898-1988 -- from the Newport News Public Library System

- Washington Deaths 1907-1960 from FamilySearch Labs -- includes text summaries with some information from the death certificates (being tested)

See: Online Searchable Death Records Indexes and Obituaries