Welcome to Obituary Central

Obituary Central is an obituary database for finding obituaries and performing cemetery searches. Please use the following research tools to help with your obituary search.


Obituary and Cemetery Research Tools

Obituary Links Page - A comprehensive directory of links to online obituaries, cemetery inscriptions, birth, marriage, and death notices, arranged by state and county!

Obituary Archive Search Engine - A collection of search engines that accesses only obituaries, allowing keyword (surname) searches!

Canadian Obituary Links - Links to online Canadian obituaries, cemetery inscriptions, birth, marriage, and death notices, arranged by territory!

Obituary Central Birth Calculator - Tool for determining birth date.

ObitsArchive.com - The ABSOLUTE Largest Archive of Obituaries on the web with hundreds of thousands to search through!

VitalRecordsGuide.com - Your complete guide to finding birth certificates, death records, marriage licenses, and divorce records on the Web.

Rootsweb Sites - Classified - A categorized directory of Rootsweb sites - some you may have never seen!

Special Obituary Collections on the Web - A collection of sites which host an archive of obits for an organization or group.

Click HERE to access the Massive Obituary Project

And click HERE to search the ODT Index of 10,142,919 obituaries!

Obituary Central Users' Discussion Forum - A discussion forum for the users of these sites.

Social Security Death Index

Other Research Tools

Order Birth and Death Records Online! - Order birth and death records easily using this online service.

GenLookups.com -A directory of lookup volunteers and sites arranged by state!

FamGen.net - A place to put your family tree online for free!

Surname Search Utility - Have you had trouble researching your surnames using the popular search engines?
Try this tool for your hard-to-deal-with surnames!

Adoption Resources - Online resources for researching adoption records and adoption parent/child location.

Marriage Search Engines - Marriage research tools for various states.

Historical & Genealogical Societies of the United States - Many of the society pages have collections of data that can be researched online.   This tool is an ever-growing directory of online society pages as well as links to society addresses and lists.

Obituary Registry

Legacy ObitFinder

Obituary Daily Times

Free Obituary Lookups

Obituary Database

Obituary Mailing Lists

Investigative Research