The statewide death certificate database is searchable by name, county of death, year of death and death certificate number. Includes a searchable archive of over 20,000 obituaries.
Actual images of the death certificates are available online. Includes 1897 - 1949 obituaries from the Millstadt Enterprise newspaper.
These links will take you to various obituary search engines maintained by Libraries, Universities and other sources. The searchable database includes obituaries 1960 to present from the Des Moines Register, 1982 to present from the Business Record, 1992 to present from Cityview, 1907-19-1982 from the Des Moines Tribune, 1986-1992 from the Des Moines Skywalker, 2002-2004 from the Des Moines Press Citizen and scattered dates from issues of 1894-1951 in the Iowa Bystander. Located at Roots Web, the index includes newspaper abstracts, excerpts, death notices and obituaries from area newspapers of Bedford, IA, Clarinda, IA, Maryville, MO, Blockton, IA, Hopkins, MO, Shenandoah, IA and others. Gospel Advocate Obituary Index - Church of Christ 1855-2006 Seventh Day Adventist Obituary Search Engine Mennobits - Obituaries of Amish and Mennonite Families 1864-1998. The unique search engine will locate names, and keywords to help you locate newspaper articles about any subject or person, including YOUR ancestors and obituaries.
I have also included some death index search engines. Located at The Digital Library of Georgia through the Georgia Public Library Service. Includes 1994-2007 Obituary Indexes for the Belleville News Democrat, 1904-1939 Obituary Index for the Freeburg Tribune newspaper, several cemetery tombstone indexes and a plethora of other genealogy databases. The database features birth, marriage and death events which were printed in local Wheaton, Illinois newspapers. Includes early to present day obituaries from the Alexandria Times-Tribune and the Anderson Herald-Bulletin newspapers. Currently the index begins in the 1920s and contains about 40,000 entries. A list of complete obituaries for people who died in Jefferson County Indiana and published in the Western Christian Advocate which was published in Cincinnati, OH. It includes years 1919-1927 but is primarily made up of certificates from 1917-1918. Located at The Digital Library of Georgia through the Georgia Public Library Service. The searchable database features historical issues of the Columbus Enquirer dating back to 1826. Located at The Digital Library of Georgia through the Georgia Public Library Service. The database contains an index of obituaries from the Idaho Statesman newspaper of Boise, ID covering years 1977 to present time. Searches information from newspaper obituaries, cemetery records, funeral home records, funeral programs, sexton records and grave headstones. Contains complete obituaries from the Fruitland Banner (1914-1917), New Plymouth Outlook (1904), New Plymouth Sentinel (1910-1922), Payette Enterprise (1909-1922), Payette Independent (1891-1914) and Payette Independent (1923-1924). Stowe made a profound contribution to the Abolitionist movement with her depiction of slavery in her book Uncle Tom's Cabin to the point where Abraham Lincoln once credited her with starting the Civil War.The kitchen design of the Gothic Revival cottage is based on the kitchen described in her book The American Woman's Home.
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