User:Batsondl/Sandbox Options C and B

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Option C[edit | edit source]

Kentucky Research: Finding Death Information[edit | edit source]

1852 to Present[edit | edit source]

County governments sporadically recorded deaths in Kentucky during from 1852 to 1910. The Kentucky state government began recording death certificates in 1911.


Index and Digital Images

Index Only

Microfilm copy of Original
If you do not have access to Ancestry.com, these records are also available on microfilm through FamilySearch. They are cataloged as Vital records in the pertinent county in the Family History Library Catalog Place Search, for example, Kentucky, Butler - Vital records.

Ordering Certificates - 1911 to the Present
You can order a copy of the death certificate from the Kentucky Department for Public Health for a fee of $6.00. Visit their website to obtain contact information.

1700s to 1851[edit | edit source]

No official death records were kept by Kentucky state or county governments during this period. To find death information on persons who died during these years, try the various alternative record types listed in the Kentucky Record Finder under "Death information."

Other Resources[edit | edit source]

For more recent years (1954-present), check the Social Security Death Index (see below), or order a copy of the death certificate from the Kentucky Department for Public Health for a fee of $6.00.

Another valuable source for persons who died in Kentucky between the 1960s and the present is the Social Security Death Index, which is available on FamilySearch.org - free.

If you do not find the person you are looking for, try the various alternative record types listed in the Kentucky Record Finder under "Death information."




Option B[edit | edit source]

Task one[edit | edit source]

Cemeteries - Sumner County, Tennessee [edit | edit source]

Published Records Not Online 


Task two[edit | edit source]

History - Evanston, Cook County, Illinois
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Online Digital Books


Task three[edit | edit source]

Vital Records - Ohio
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Death[edit | edit source]