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| start_year = 1867
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| end_year = 1961
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| FS_URL_01 = [[United States Death Records|United States Death Records]]
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| FS_URL_02 = [[United States, How to Use Death Records|United States How to Use Death Records]]
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| FS_URL_03 = [[United States Vital Records|United States Vital Records]]
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| RW_URL_01 = [http://www.deathindexes.com/ Online Searchable Death Indexes &amp; Records]
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| custodian = Genealogical Society of Utah, Salt Lake City
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== What is in the Collection?  ==
  
== Record Description  ==
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This index is an electronic index for the years 1867 to 1961. This index is not complete for any particular place, region or time period. This collection may include information previously published in the [[International Genealogical Index (IGI) (FamilySearch Historical Records) |International Genealogical Index]] or Vital Records Index collections.
  
This index is an electronic index for the years 1867 to 1961. It is not necessarily intended to index any specific set of records. This index is not complete for any particular place or region. This collection may include information previously published in the International Genealogical Index or Vital Records Index collections.
 
  
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== Collection Content  ==
 
=== Coverage Table  ===
 
=== Coverage Table  ===
  
A coverage table for this collection is available in the wiki article [[United States Deaths and Burials, Coverage Table (FamilySearch Historical Records)]]  
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A coverage table for this collection is available in the wiki article [[United States Deaths and Burials, Coverage Table (FamilySearch Historical Records)]]
 
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For details about the contents of these records and help using them see the wiki article [[Deaths and Burials Vital Record Index Collections (FamilySearch Historical Records)]].
=== Citation for This Collection  ===
 
 
 
The following citation refers to the original source of the information published in FamilySearch.org. Source citations include the author, custodian, publisher and archive for the original records.
 
 
 
{{Collection citation | text= "United States Deaths and Burials, 1867-1961." Index. <i>FamilySearch</i>. http://FamilySearch.org : accessed 2013. Index based upon data collected by the Genealogical Society of Utah, Salt Lake City.}}
 
 
 
[[United States Deaths and Burials (FamilySearch Historical Records)#Citation_Example_for_a_Record_Found_in_This_Collection|Suggested citation format for a record in this collection.]]
 
 
 
== Record Content and Use  ==
 
 
 
For details about the contents of these records and help using them see the wiki article [[Deaths and Burials Vital Record Index Collections (FamilySearch Historical Records)]].  
 
 
 
== Related Websites  ==
 
 
 
[http://www.deathindexes.com/ Online Searchable Death Indexes &amp; Records]
 
 
 
== Related Wiki Articles  ==
 
 
 
*[[United States Death Records|United States Death Records]]
 
*[[United States, How to Use Death Records|United States How to Use Death Records]]
 
*[[United States Vital Records|United States Vital Records]]
 
 
 
== Contributions to This Article  ==
 
  
{{Contributor invite}}
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== How Do I Search the Collection? ==
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To search the collection it is helpful to know the following:
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*The name of your ancestor
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*The approximate date of death or burial
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*The residence of the person at the time of death
  
== Citing FamilySearch Historical Collections  ==
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'''Search by Name by visiting the [https://familysearch.org/search/collection/1675539?collectionNameFilter=false Collection Page]:'''<br>Fill in the requested information in the initial search page. This search will return a list of possible matches. Compare the information about the ancestors in the list to what you already know about your ancestors to determine if this is the correct family or person. You may need to compare the information about more than one person to find your ancestor.
  
When you copy information from a record, you should list where you found the information. This will help you or others to find the record again. It is also good to keep track of records where you did not find information, including the names of the people you looked for in the records.
 
  
A suggested format for keeping track of records that you have searched is found in the wiki article [[Help:How to Cite FamilySearch Collections|Help:How to Cite FamilySearch Collections]].&nbsp;
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==Citing this Collection==
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Citing your sources makes it easy for others to find and evaluate the records you used. When you copy information from a record, list where you found that information. Here you can find citations already created for the entire collection and for each individual record or image.  
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'''Collection Citation''':<br>
  
=== Citation Example for a Record Found in This Collection  ===
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{{Collection citation | text= "United States Deaths and Burials, 1867-1961." Database. <i>FamilySearch</i>. http://FamilySearch.org : accessed 2016. Index based upon data collected by the Genealogical Society of Utah, Salt Lake City.}}
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"United States Deaths and Burials, 1867-1961." &nbsp;database, ''FamilySearch'' ([http://www.familysearch.org http://familysearch.org]: accessed 8 April 2011). &nbsp;Alphonso Taylor,18 July 1872; citing Burial Records, FHL microfilm 194,343; Index entries derived from digital copied of original and compiled records.
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== How Can I Contribute to the FamilySearch Wiki? ==
  
[[Category:United_States|Vital]]
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{{Contributor invite}}

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This article describes a collection of records at FamilySearch.org.
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Record Description
Record Type Deaths and Burials
Collection years 1867-1961
FamilySearch Resources
Related Websites
Archive
Genealogical Society of Utah, Salt Lake City


What is in the Collection?

This index is an electronic index for the years 1867 to 1961. This index is not complete for any particular place, region or time period. This collection may include information previously published in the International Genealogical Index or Vital Records Index collections.


Collection Content

Coverage Table

A coverage table for this collection is available in the wiki article United States Deaths and Burials, Coverage Table (FamilySearch Historical Records) For details about the contents of these records and help using them see the wiki article Deaths and Burials Vital Record Index Collections (FamilySearch Historical Records).

How Do I Search the Collection?

To search the collection it is helpful to know the following:

  • The name of your ancestor
  • The approximate date of death or burial
  • The residence of the person at the time of death

Search by Name by visiting the Collection Page:
Fill in the requested information in the initial search page. This search will return a list of possible matches. Compare the information about the ancestors in the list to what you already know about your ancestors to determine if this is the correct family or person. You may need to compare the information about more than one person to find your ancestor.


Citing this Collection

Citing your sources makes it easy for others to find and evaluate the records you used. When you copy information from a record, list where you found that information. Here you can find citations already created for the entire collection and for each individual record or image.  

Collection Citation:

"United States Deaths and Burials, 1867-1961." Database. FamilySearch. http://FamilySearch.org : accessed 2016. Index based upon data collected by the Genealogical Society of Utah, Salt Lake City.


Record Citation (or citation for the index entry):

The citation for a record is available with each record in this collection, at the bottom of the record screen. You can search records in this collection by visiting the search page for United States Deaths and Burials, 1867-1961.

How Can I Contribute to the FamilySearch Wiki?

We welcome user additions to FamilySearch Historical Records wiki articles. We are looking for additional information that will help readers understand the topic and better use the available records. We also need translations for collection titles and images in articles about records written in languages other than English. For specific needs, please visit WikiProject FamilySearch Records.

Please follow these guidelines as you make changes. Thank you for any contributions you may provide.