HH: Online Search Death Certificates / Records by States
"How do I find my ancestor's death date?" is one of the most common questions I hear. Death Certificates are a fairly modern occurrence, but most of our ancestors did not live in a time period when death certificates were generated.
When causes of death are unreadable or confusing you can look up the ICD code and find the cause of death in a clearly written database.
A directory of online death records indexes listed by state. Includes indexes for obituaries, cemetery burials, and death certificates.
Society pages in older small town newspapers covered who went visiting and who came visiting, details of weddings and just about anything (including a pound hog!
Using the death index / records can be of great assistance in making sure your family history has as much of the details as possible. Death records are kept in with state that an individual died in.
"About Genealogy"- where to find U. birth certificates, death certificates, marriage certificates and other vital records