Idaho Death Records Index, 1911 - 1960

The Idaho Death Registers Index boasts a whopping 218,203 records in its extensive archives that date between 1911 and 1960. All of the files in this collection are currently stored at the Idaho Department of Health and Welfare. For more information about the Idaho Death Registers Index or to find out what other records are available in the state, you can contact Idaho Department of Health and Welfare website.

Information Available In This Collection

The Idaho Death Registers Index includes a variety of basic information on individuals who died in the state during this time frame. Vital statistics include the first, middle and last name of the deceased and the age at which the person died. A full date of death and the location of the reported death are also provided in this record when the information is available. Some of the dates of death on the website include other important events that also occurred on that day in history.

An extensive archive like this can prove challenging when attempting to locate a particular document. However, the Idaho Department of Health and Welfare makes the process more efficient by providing a unique certificate number and certificate year for each document on record. Copies of documents can be requested on this website or by contacting the Idaho Department of Health and Welfare by phone or email.

About the Idaho Department of Health and Welfare

The records of the Idaho Death Registers are held by the Idaho Department of Health and Welfare. To obtain original copies of the records of this collection, contact the Idaho Department of Health and Welfare at:

Idaho Department of Health and Welfare
450 West State Street
Boise, ID 83702
208-334-5564

When you inquire about a death certificate from the Idaho Department of Health and Welfare, it is best to include the certificate number and date of certification with your request for efficient retrieval of the document. All of the records will include the vital information listed above, as long as it is available on the individual you are researching. Death certificates are on file beginning in July, 1911; records dating back further may be accessed through individual counties.

Death certificates in Idaho are legally confidential for 50 years, so everything in this archive is available for perusal at this time. Records in this collection are catalogued alphabetically by last name. Requests for documents can be made by phone, through the mail or on the website for the Idaho Department of Health and Welfare. Acceptable identification, such as a driver's license, passport or state ID card, is required when requesting a certified copy of any death certificate or other legal document.


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