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*{{RecordSearch|3259479|California, Los Angeles, Evergreen Memorial Park Cemetery, Deceased Card File Index, 1877-1989}} — index
 
*{{RecordSearch|3259479|California, Los Angeles, Evergreen Memorial Park Cemetery, Deceased Card File Index, 1877-1989}} — index
 
*{{RecordSearch|3245343|California, Solano County Genealogical Society, Burial Records}} at [https://familysearch.org/search FamilySearch] — index and images
 
*{{RecordSearch|3245343|California, Solano County Genealogical Society, Burial Records}} at [https://familysearch.org/search FamilySearch] — index and images
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*{{RecordSearch|3241370|California, Tulare County, Visalia Cemetery Records, 1875-1990}} at [https://familysearch.org/search FamilySearch] — index and images
 
*{{RecordSearch|2579610|United States, Cemetery Abstracts}} at [https://familysearch.org/search FamilySearch] — index
 
*{{RecordSearch|2579610|United States, Cemetery Abstracts}} at [https://familysearch.org/search FamilySearch] — index
 
*Findagrave.com [http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=gsr&GSfn=&GSmn=&GSln=&GSbyrel=all&GSby=&GSdyrel=all&GSdy=&GScntry=4&GSst=6&GScnty=0&GSgrid=&df=all&GSob=n Search for names] at Find A Grave. Enter at least a last name then click '''Search'''. Can narrow by first names or dates.  
 
*Findagrave.com [http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=gsr&GSfn=&GSmn=&GSln=&GSbyrel=all&GSby=&GSdyrel=all&GSdy=&GScntry=4&GSst=6&GScnty=0&GSgrid=&df=all&GSob=n Search for names] at Find A Grave. Enter at least a last name then click '''Search'''. Can narrow by first names or dates.  

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Online Resources[edit | edit source]

The following have significant cemetery listings for California State:



BillionGraves Replace the Smith surname in the pale orange form and click Search

Cemetery Records(at California Genealogy) Cemetery inscriptions found online organized by county and city

The Daughters of the American Revolution (DAR) collection contains tombstone inscriptions from California cemeteries. This collection is described in California Compiled Genealogies. A separate DAR collection of cemetery records from some counties is in Vital Records from Cemeteries in California to 1962, 17 Volumes. (N.p.: Daughters of the American Revolution. California, 1968; Family History Library films 558288-91).

Another important collection is Cemetery Records of California, 11 Volumes. (Salt Lake City, Utah: Genealogical Society, 1954-63; Family History Library book 979.4 V22L; Volumes 1-3 on film 874068 items 1-3, Volumes 4-11 on film 874075-77).


Wiki articles describing online collections are found at: