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==Online Resources==
 
==Online Resources==
 
*'''1801-1932''': [http://search.ancestry.com/search/db.aspx?dbid=2054 California, Mortuary and Cemetery Records, 1801-1932] at Ancestry - Index and images  
 
*'''1801-1932''': [http://search.ancestry.com/search/db.aspx?dbid=2054 California, Mortuary and Cemetery Records, 1801-1932] at Ancestry - Index and images  
*'''1838-1985''': {{RecordSearch|3161103|California, Santa Clara County, San Jose, Oak Hill Cemetery Headstone Inscriptions, 1838-1985}} at FamilySearch - index
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*'''1838-1985''': {{RecordSearch|3161103|California, Santa Clara County, San Jose, Oak Hill Cemetery Headstone Inscriptions, 1838-1985}} at FamilySearch - [[California, Santa Clara County, San Jose, Oak Hill Cemetery Headstone Inscriptions - FamilySearch Historical Records|How to Use this Collection]]
*'''1850-1990''': {{RecordSearch|3259465|California, Mendocino County, Ukiah, Russian River Cemetery District, Index to Burials, 1850-1990}} at FamilySearch - index and images
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*'''1850-1990''': {{RecordSearch|3259465|California, Mendocino County, Ukiah, Russian River Cemetery District, Index to Burials, 1850-1990}} at FamilySearch - [[California, Mendocino County, Ukiah, Russian River Cemetery District, Index to Burials - FamilySearch Historical Records|How to Use this Collection]]
*'''1857-1973''': {{RecordSearch|3161361|California, Oakland, Mountain View Cemetery Records, 1857-1973}} at FamilySearch - index
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*'''1857-1973''': {{RecordSearch|3161361|California, Oakland, Mountain View Cemetery Records, 1857-1973}} at FamilySearch - [[California, Oakland, Mountain View Cemetery Records - FamilySearch Historical Records|How to Use this Collection]]
*'''1877-1989''': {{RecordSearch|3259479|California, Los Angeles, Evergreen Memorial Park Cemetery, Deceased Card File Index, 1877-1989}} at FamilySearch - index
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*'''1877-1989''': {{RecordSearch|3259479|California, Los Angeles, Evergreen Memorial Park Cemetery, Deceased Card File Index, 1877-1989}} at FamilySearch - [[California, Los Angeles, Evergreen Memorial Park Cemetery, Deceased Card File Index - FamilySearch Historical Records|How to Use this Collection]]
 
*'''1895-1985''': [http://search.ancestry.com/search/db.aspx?dbid=2118 California, San Francisco Area Funeral Home Records, 1895-1985] at Ancestry - Index and images ($)  
 
*'''1895-1985''': [http://search.ancestry.com/search/db.aspx?dbid=2118 California, San Francisco Area Funeral Home Records, 1895-1985] at Ancestry - Index and images ($)  
*'''1899-2011''': {{RecordSearch|1922526|California, San Mateo County, Colma, Italian Cemetery Records, 1899-2011}} at FamilySearch - Images only.
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*'''1899-2011''': {{RecordSearch|1922526|California, San Mateo County, Colma, Italian Cemetery Records, 1899-2011}} at FamilySearch - [[California, San Mateo County, Colma, Italian Cemetery Records - FamilySearch Historical Records|How to Use this Collection]]
*'''1900-1959''': {{RecordSearch|2848498|California, Sacramento Cemetery Records, 1900-1959}} at FamilySearch - index
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*'''1900-1959''': {{RecordSearch|2848498|California, Sacramento Cemetery Records, 1900-1959}} at FamilySearch - [[California, Sacramento Cemetery Records - FamilySearch Historical Records|How to Use this Collection]]
*'''1949-1969''': {{RecordSearch|2579610|United States, Cemetery Abstracts, 1949-1969}} at FamilySearch
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*'''1949-1969''': {{RecordSearch|2579610|United States, Cemetery Abstracts, 1949-1969}} at FamilySearch - [[United States, Cemetery Abstracts - FamilySearch Historical Records|How to Use this Collection]]
*[http://billiongraves.com/search Billion Graves] - Photos and GPS locations of grave markers
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*[http://billiongraves.com/search Billion Graves] - [[BillionGraves Index - FamilySearch Historical Records|How to Use this Collection]]
*{{RecordSearch|2026973|BillionGraves Index}} at FamilySearch - index
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*{{RecordSearch|2026973|BillionGraves Index}} at FamilySearch - [[BillionGraves Index - FamilySearch Historical Records|How to Use this Collection]]
 
*[http://www.daddezio.com/cemetery/junction/CJ-CA-NDX.html California Cemeteries] at D'Addezio
 
*[http://www.daddezio.com/cemetery/junction/CJ-CA-NDX.html California Cemeteries] at D'Addezio
 
*[https://accessgenealogy.com/california/california-cemetery-records.htm California Cemetery Records] at AccessGenealogy - photos and index
 
*[https://accessgenealogy.com/california/california-cemetery-records.htm California Cemetery Records] at AccessGenealogy - photos and index
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*[http://www.usgwtombstones.org/california/californ.html California Tombstone Transcription Project] at USGenWeb
 
*[http://www.usgwtombstones.org/california/californ.html California Tombstone Transcription Project] at USGenWeb
 
*[https://www.findagrave.com/cemetery/search?cemetery-name=&cemetery-loc=California%2C+United+States+of+America&only-with-cemeteries=cemOnly&locationId=state_6 Find A Grave] California Cemeteries - locations  
 
*[https://www.findagrave.com/cemetery/search?cemetery-name=&cemetery-loc=California%2C+United+States+of+America&only-with-cemeteries=cemOnly&locationId=state_6 Find A Grave] California Cemeteries - locations  
*[https://www.findagrave.com Find A Grave] people search - photos and GPS locations of grave markers
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*[https://www.findagrave.com Find A Grave] people search - [[Find A Grave Index - FamilySearch Historical Records|How to Use this Collection]]
 
*[https://www.deathindexes.com/california/index.html Online California Death Records & Indexes] at DeathIndexes - obituaries, burials and death records
 
*[https://www.deathindexes.com/california/index.html Online California Death Records & Indexes] at DeathIndexes - obituaries, burials and death records
*[https://www.ancestry.com/search/collections/60525/ U.S., Find A Grave Index, 1600s-Current] at Ancestry.com ($)
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*[https://www.ancestry.com/search/collections/60525/ U.S., Find A Grave Index, 1600s-Current] at Ancestry.com
  
 
==Jewish Cemeteries==
 
==Jewish Cemeteries==

Revision as of 15:22, 8 April 2020

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Online Resources[edit | edit source]

Jewish Cemeteries[edit | edit source]

Military Cemeteries[edit | edit source]

National Cemeteries

State Cemeteries

Additional Resources at the Family History Library[edit | edit source]

To find cemetery records for California in the FamilySearch Catalog follow these steps:

  1. Go to the FamilySearch Catalog
  2. Enter: California in the Place box
  3. Click on: Search
  4. Click on: Cemeteries

To search for cemeteries at the county level follow directions below

  1. Go to the FamilySearch Catalog
  2. Enter: California in the Place box
  3. Click on: Search
  4. Click on: Cemeteries
  5. Click on: Places within California
  6. Click on the county you want to search
  7. Click on: Cemeteries

To search for cemeteries at the town level, follow directions below.

  1. Go to the FamilySearch Catalog
  2. Enter: California in the Place box
  3. Click on: Search
  4. Click on: Cemeteries
  5. Click on: Places within California
  6. Click on the county you want to search
  7. Click on Places within United States, California, county name
  8. Click on the town you want to search
  9. Click on: Cemeteries

Additional Resources[edit | edit source]