Free Obituaries On-Line
All the links below lead to obituaries, death or funeral notices, mostly from newspapers, but all are free, although some sites may require you to register or allow cookies to be set. Some are for the current day only, some are archived for a week, a month, or more.
Please report any broken links, or a change in status, should a site start requesting payment for the full text of an obituary. Also, please send me the URLs for any other sources of obituaries available on-line at no charge.
If I use your links, I'll send you a REAL postcard.
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Cemetery and Tombstone Transcriptions and Death Registers
How to Find an Obituary
A comprehensive method for locating an obit, especially one predating websites and digitization of newspaper files.
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Family Surname Obituary Databases
- Family Obituary Archives Online
- Family researchers around the world collect and arrange obituaries for the surnames of their interest.
- BAGGETT Obits 1923-1937, Montgomery Co., Tennessee
- includes BRYANT, DAWSON, ELLIS, HODGES, LEE, LIPSCOMB, McGHEE, RYE, SARDIS, SINKS, SMITH, STACK, SUGG, TROTTER, WILSON
- DAVIS, THOMPSON, SCOTT & SMITH Family
- be sure to read the navigation instructions, noting women are listed by both maiden and married names
- GRIMSHAW (USA)
- GUNTER in Oklahoma US
- HARNEY Family in Canada
- HARTT mainly in New Brunswick, Canada
- HEFFERNAN & Variants (One Name Study) Death Index
- HENTHORN & variations including WATSON, JENNINGS, CONGER & YOHO
- includes tombstone photos, etc.
- INMAN, plus BOUCHER, BRANDT, BULMAN, CRON, FELTON, LANGEL, LaTRAY, OPHEUS, SNIDER, THOMAS, WOLERY, etc.
- connections to photos of individuals, etc. A complex website chockful of information!
- LANGDEAU Family of South Dakota & Nebraska
- LARIMORE 1843-1929
- LONGBOTTOM - "Doctors, Preachers, Pioneers, Statesmen, & Folk", plus BROCK, COLTON, CRABTREE, DENISON or DENNISON, DUFFILL, FALES, FAST, FEHR, FLOWER, HAY, JENKS, GYNKES or JENCKES, KEATING, KEETING, MARCH, MILLER, PALMER, STANTON, and TAYLOR and many, many others
- MANNING, plus JOYCE, LANGILLE, PHINNEY, ROSS & SHIELDS
- MARTIN / BOYD, Calhoun Co., Alabama
- MUEHLFELD Family including FEDACK, REINHARDT, GRANDJEAN, EISENHAUER & BENDER
- PERRUSSEL including THOMAN, THOMPSON
- RICHARDS, Houghton Co., Michigan
- SMITH funeral notices in New Zealand
- SPEIDEL in Canada & United States
- TARVER including COCKERHAM, WELCH, LEE, ROGERS, MATTHEWS, REEVES, CIRILLO & ALFRIDO
- THAXTON / THACKSTON includes EPPERSON
- check the links in the right-hand sidebar for more family obituaries
- TOLLE of Ohio
- TROUT of Kentucky
- WANNAMAKER and allied families Cemetery Inscriptions, 18th century to present of New Jersey, Ontario, etc.
Regretfully, I do NOT have time to respond personally to requests for assistance in locating obits.|
since 2009 July 22
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