California, Mendocino County, Ukiah, Russian River Cemetery District, Index to Burials - FamilySearch Historical Records
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California, Mendocino County, Ukiah, Russian River Cemetery District, Index to Burials, 1850-1990
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|Ukiah, Mendocino, California, |
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|Location of Ukiah, Mendocino County, California|
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|Russian River Cemetery District, Ukiah|
- 1 What is in This Collection?
- 2 What Can These Records Tell Me?
- 3 Collection Content
- 4 How Do I Search This Collection?
- 5 What Do I Do Next?
- 6 Citing This Collection
What is in This Collection?[edit | edit source]
This collection consists of index to burials for cemeteries within the Russian River Cemetery District for the years 1850-1990. The Russian River Cemetery District was formed on July 1, 1951, with the consolidation of the Masonic Cemetery (Eversole), Old Fellows Cemetery, Christian Cemetery, Baptist Cemetery, Methodist Cemetery, and St. Mary's Catholic Cemetery. Microfilm of the card index is kept by the Russian River Cemetery District in Ukiah, California.
What Can These Records Tell Me?[edit | edit source]
The following information may be found in these records:
- The name of the deceased
- Birth date
- Death date
- Next of kin
- Plot number
Collection Content[edit | edit source]
Sample Images[edit | edit source]
How Do I Search This Collection?[edit | edit source]
Before searching this collection, it is helpful to know:
- The name of the individual
- The approximate date of death
- County of residence
Search the Index[edit | edit source]Search by name on the Collection Details Page.
- Fill in the search boxes in the Search Collection section with the information you know
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How Do I Analyze the Results?[edit | edit source]
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What Do I Do Next?[edit | edit source]
I Found the Person I Was Looking For, What Now?[edit | edit source]
- Add any new information to your records
- Search for the death record or certificate
- Search for an obituary in a local newspaper
- Use the information found to search for the family in census records
- Look for church records
- Search the county and state for other vital records such as birth and marriage
I Can’t Find the Person I’m Looking For, What Now?[edit | edit source]
- Consult the California Research Tips and Strategies and its Record Finder to find other records
Research Helps[edit | edit source]
The following articles will help you in your research for your family in the state of California.
- Sexton Records
- California Guided Research
- Research Tips and Strategies
- Step-by-Step Research: 1850-1905 | 1905-Present
Related Family History Library Holdings[edit | edit source]
- Russian River Cemetery District. Cemetery records, and indexes to burials, ca. 1850-1990
- Plot map Russian River Cemetery District. Ukiah.
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Citing This Collection[edit | edit source]
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