Welcome to the Virginia Obituary Links Page
Welcome to the Virginia obituaries page, where you will find links, databases, and resources that will help you find obituaries and vital records related information. If you are looking to find a copy of a specific obituary, biographic/public records data, or a copy of the official death certificate from person who died in Virginia, then please follow the following steps:
|1||Search the Local Newspapers Archives
Once you have the name, place, and date of death then you can search the local newspapers archives for a copy of the obituary posting. You can access our free list of all the newspapers and their obituary sections for the state of Virginia.
|2||Search other Free and Paid Resources
If you do not want to search the local newspapers, then we recommend the following resources and companies, who can provide this information. Many offer both free and paid services which can you help you find obituary and biographic information.
|3||Get an Official Death Certificate
If you are looking for an official copy of a death certificate then please read the specific instructions of how to order death certificates.
|4||Further Genealogical Research
If you are a genealogist, we also have aggregated a list of genealogy resources by state. You can try these genealogy focused resources, which are organized by county and state.
To order Death Certificates you can contact the Virginia Department of Vital Records which is listed below. If you want to order online you can use the following link to order a death certificate.
Event: Birth or death
Cost of copy: $12.00
Division of Vital Records
P.O. Box 1000
Richmond, VA 23218-1000
Remarks: State office has records from January 1853 to December 1896 and since June 14, 1912. Only the cities of Hampton, Newport News and Norfolk have records between 1896 and June 14, 1912.
Personal check or money order should be made payable to State Health Department. To verify current fees, the telephone number is (804) 662-6200. This is a recorded message.
Looking for the obituary section for a local newspaper? Please search through our full list of Virginia Newspapers and access their online obituary sections. Click here to access Virginia Newspapers.
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Statewide Obituary Search Engines
Virginia Obituary and Death Notice Archive
Virginia Obituary Search Engine
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Virginia Marriages Index Search Engine
Virginia Cemetery Inscription Search Engine
J.F. Bell Funeral Home Database
DelMarVa Obituaries Search Engine
Henley Marriage and Obituary Database
Old Virginia Obituaries Database
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Miscellaneous Virginia Marriages 1700-1799
Virginia Marriage Records
Virginia Death Certificates 1912-1939
Virginia Brides Register
Virginia Grooms Register
Virginia Death Records Indexing Project
Virginia Death Certificates 1912-1939
Virginia Birth Records
BMD - Virginia Marriage Database
Virginia World War II Deaths
Children Ordered Sent to Virginia 1618-1642
1860 Accomack County Mortality Schedule - Accomack Parish
1860 Accomack County Mortality Schedule - Prince George Parish
Accomack County, Virginia Births, 1866-73
Accomack County, Virginia Births, 1874-77
Accomack County, Virginia Births, 1878-81
Accomack County, Virginia Births, 1882-92
Accomack County, Virginia Births, 1893-96
Bristol City Co.
Charles City Co.
Richmond, Virginia Newspaper Obituaries, 1804-38
Chesterfield County, Virginia Births, 1872-77
Richmond Enquirer Obituary Index 1804-1860
Richmond Enquirer Marriage Index 1804-1860
L. T. Christian Funeral Home Records Database
Danville City Co.
The Freelance Star Obituary Archives 2004 - current
The Freelance Star Obituaries 1992-1996
The Freelance Star Obituaries
Found and Sons Funeral Home Obituaries
Robert Hodge Index to The Free Lance, 1885-1900
Robert Hodge Index to The Free Lance Star, 1926-1928
Fredericksburg News 1847-1861 and 1873-1884
Democratic Recorder 1842-1861
Weekly Recorder 1844-1847
Hodge Index to the Christian Banner, 1850 and 1862
Hodge Index to the Fredericksburg New Era, 1865-1866
Weekly Advertiser 1853-1860
Robert Hodge Index to the Fredericksburg Ledger, 1865-1874
Hodge Index to the Virginia Star, Fredericksburg Star, and Daily Star, 1877-1926
Covenant Funeral Home Obituaries
Hampton City Co.
Isle of Wight Co.
King George Co.
Lexington City Co.
Loudoun County Obituary Search Engine I
Fairfax County Obituary Search Engine II (includes Loudoun Co.)
Loudoun Times-Mirror Obituaries - Search Engine
Loudoun County Obituaries
Miscellaneous Loudoun County Obituaries
Loudoun County Death Records
Loudoun County Archives
Loudoun County Marriages
Newport News Co.
Page County Obituaries - A
Page County Obituaries - A-I - J-Z
Page County Obituaries - A-J - K-Z
Page County Obituaries - Miscellaneous I
Page County Obituaries - Miscellaneous II
Page County Death Records
Page County Marriages 1831-1839
Page County Mortality Schedule - 1850
Page County Mortality Schedule - 1860
Page County Mortality Schedule - 1870
Page County, Virginia, Cemetery Records, Vol. I (Luray Cemetery)
Selected Pittsylvania County Obituaries
Selected Pittsylvania County Death Records
Selected Pittsylvania County Birth Records
Pittsylvania County Marriage Bonds
Pittsylvania County, VA Marriages 1700-1799
Poquoson City Co.
Prince Edward Co.
Prince George Co.
Prince William Co.
Princess Anne Co.
Rockingham County, Virginia Births, 1853-56
Rockingham County, Virginia Births, 1857-59
Rockingham County, Virginia Births, 1860-65
Rockingham County, Virginia Births, 1885-87
Rockingham County, Virginia Births, 1888-90
Rockingham County, Virginia Births, 1891-93
Rockingham County, Virginia Births, 1894-96
Civil War Obituary Index to the Lebanon News
1850 Russell County Virginia Federal Mortality Schedule
1860 Russell County Virginia Federal Mortality Schedule
Russell County Death Records
Russell Countians Found in the Wise Co., VA Death Register 1857-1894
Smyth County Obituary Search Engine
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Miscellaneous Smyth County Obituaries 2
Miscellaneous Smyth County Obituaries 3
Miscellaneous Smyth County Obituaries 4
Miscellaneous Smyth County Obituaries 5
Miscellaneous Smyth County Obituaries 6
Miscellaneous Smyth County Obituaries 7
Miscellaneous Smyth County Obituaries 8
Miscellaneous Smyth County Obituaries 9
Miscellaneous Smyth County Obituaries 10
Miscellaneous Smyth County Obituaries 11
Smyth County, Virginia Births, 1875-78
Smyth County, Virginia Births, 1879-84
Smyth County, Virginia Births, 1885-96
Smyth County News & Messenger
Smyth County Death Records
Fredericksburg City Obituary Search Engine
Stafford County Deaths
Stafford County Obituaries
Stafford County Marriages 1800-1849
Stafford County Marriages 1850-1899
Stafford County Marriages 1900-1920
Aquia Church Cemetery Inscriptions
Virginia Beach Co.
Coalfield Progress Obituary Search Engine
Wise County Obituaries - 1932
Obits from Old Regular Baptists Churches
Stephens Chapel Church, Wise Co VA, Obits
Wise County Deaths 1856-1859
Wise County Deaths 1860-1869
Wise County Deaths 1870-1874
Wise County Deaths 1876-1879
Wise County Deaths 1880-1883
Wise County Deaths 1884-1886
Wise County Deaths 1884-1886 part 2
Wise County Deaths 1887-1888
Wise County Deaths 1889-1890
Wise County Deaths 1891-1892
Wise County Deaths 1893-1894
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