Social Security Death Index
Social Security Administration
1937 to 2011
The Social Security Death Index was provided by the Social Security Administration (SSA). It contains data from 1937 to 2011. Entries include: name, date of birth, date of death, state or country of residence, and zip code of last residence.
England and Wales Death Index, 1916-2005
UK National Archives
This collection of indexed death records from England and Wales was recorded by the General Register's Office (GRO). It contains millions of records documenting marriages from 1916 to 2005. Images are only available through 1983.
United States Obituaries
U.S. Newspaper Sources
This database is a compilation of obituaries published in U.S. newspapers, collected from various online sources. Obituaries can vary in the amount of information they contain, but many of them are genealogical goldmines, including information such as names, dates, places of birth and death, marriage information, and family relationships.
Texas Death Records
Texas Department of State Health Services
This collection of Texas death records covers years 1964 to 2010. Data fields when available include name, parents, birth date, gender, and birth location.
Texas State Death Index
Texas Department of Health
This index of Texas deaths was compiled by the Texas Department of Health and covers 1903-2000.
Ohio Death Records
Ohio Department of Health
1959 to 2012
This collection of Ohio death records was provided by the Ohio Department of Health Center for Public Health Statistics and Informatics. It contains data from 1959 to 2012.
North Carolina Death Records
North Carolina State Center for Health Statistics
Veterans Burial Records
National Cemetery Administration, Veterans Affairs
ca. 1775 to 2008
This collection of veteran's burial records was provided by the National Cemetery Administration Department of Veterans Affairs. This database contains information on veterans buried in VA National Cemeteries, and other veteran's and private cemeteries.
Minnesota Death Index
Minnesota Department of Health
Massachusetts Death Index
Massachusetts Department of Health Services
This index of Massachusetts deaths covers the years 1970-2003. Information, when available, includes the person's name, date and place of death, birth date, and birth place.
Oregon Death Index
Oregon State Library
This index of Oregon death records includes 1898-2008. Information includes the person's name, date and place of death, certificate number, age, and spouse. NOTE: the original index includes only the last two digits of the year. Persons who lived to be more than 100 may appear in this collection to have died shortly after birth.
Ohio Obituary Records
Rutherford B. Hayes Presidential Center
1812 - 2011
This collection of Ohio obituary records was compiled by the Rutherford B. Hayes Presidential Center from various Ohio newspapers, and covers years 1812-2011. (Please note that there are some gaps in coverage.) When available, each record contains the name of the deceased, spouse’s name, age at death, city of death, date of death, date of marriage, date of birth, as well as a link to additional newspaper references.
Connecticut Death Records
Connecticut Department of Public Health
1949 to 2010
This collection of Connecticut death records was provided by the Connecticut Department of Public Health. It contains data from 1949 to 2010.
Oregon Death Records
Oregon Center for Health Statistics
This collection was compiled by the Oregon Center for Health Statistics and includes deaths from 1971-2008. When available, each record includes the person’s name, date and county of death, year of birth, spouse’s first name, and certificate number.
Montana Death Records
Department of Public Health and Human Services Office of Vital Statistics
1860 - 2007
This collection of Montana death records 1860 to 2007 was provided by the Department of Public Health and Human Services Office of Vital Statistics. Records from 1860 to 1953 generally include these fields: name, death date, and file number. Records from 1954 to 2007 generally include these fields: name, death date, birth date, age at death estimate, gender, and file number.
Vermont, Death Records
Vermont State Archives and Records Administration
This collection contains death certificates and amended death certificates from 1909 to 2008. Information varies by record, but may include the person's name, gender, date and place of birth, date and place of death, residence, parent's names, spouse's name, and cause of death.
Florida Clerks of Court Death Records
Florida Clerks of Court
1980 - 2010
This collection of Florida death records was provided by the Florida Clerks of Court. It contains data from 60 Florida counties. Data spans from approximately 1980 to 2008.
Nevada Death Index
Nevada State Health Division
The Nevada Death Index was compiled by the Nevada State Health Division and covers the years 1980 – 2012. Information included in the index includes the person’s name, date of birth, state or country of birth, date of death, and city and county of death.
Kentucky County Death Records
Kentucky County Offices
This collection of Kentucky death records was compiled by Kentucky county offices and provided by the Vitalsearch Company, and covers years 1900-1911 and 2000-2005. When available, each record contains the full name of the deceased, date of death, county of death, county of residence, volume, and file number.
Texas, Grayson County Death Records
Grayson County Clerk
The Grayson County Clerk’s office compiled this collection of Grayson County death records, which cover 1907-2011. When available, each record lists the full name of the decedent, the date of death, as well as the certificate number.