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Welcome to the Indiana Obituary Links Page

Welcome to the Indiana 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 Indiana, 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 Indiana.
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.

Obituary Search Tools and Resources




Instruction for obtaining a copy of an Indiana Death Certificate

To order Death Certificates you can contact the Indiana 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.

Death Certificate for Indiana


Event: Death

Cost of copy: $8.00

Address:
Vital Records
Indiana State Department of Health
P.O. Box 7125
Indianapolis, IN 46206-7125

Remarks: State office has death records since January 1900. Additional copies of the same record ordered at the same time are $4.00 each. For earlier records, write to Health Officer in city or county where event occurred.

Personal check or money order should be made payable to Indiana State Department of Health. To verify current fees, the telephone number is (317) 233-2700.


Directory of Indiana Newspaper and Genealogy Resource Links
Below are obituary resource links organized by county. Please contact us if you would like to add your site.

Looking for the obituary section for a local newspaper? Please search through our full list of Indiana Newspapers and access their online obituary sections. Click here to access Indiana Newspapers.

Statewide

Indiana Obituaries Search Engine
Indiana Cemetery Inscriptions Search Engine
Indiana Statewide Obituary Collection
Indiana Library of Genealogy Files
Indiana Marriages to 1850
Indiana Marriages 1993-2004
Miscellaneous Early Indiana Obituaries
Mortality Schedules
Book: Indiana Vital Records : Selected Counties & Years

Adams Co.

Decatur Daily Democrat
St. Paul Lutheran Church (Preble) Member Obituaries
Lindenwood Cemetery Inscriptions

Allen Co.

News-Sentinel Obituaries
Brown Cemetery Inscriptions

Boone Co.

The Lebanon Reporter Obituaries
Zionsville Times Sentinel Obituaries
Center Cemetery Inscriptions

Brown Co.

Brown County Obituary Search Engine
Brown County Obituary Collection
Taggart Cemetery Inscriptions (partial)

Cass Co.

Pharos Tribune Obituaries
Miscellaneous Cass County Family Historical Items

Clark Co.

Clark County Deaths

Clay Co.

Wabash Valley Obituary Database
French Funeral Home Obituaries

Clinton Co.

Frankfort Times
INGenWeb - Clinton County Obituary Archive
Frankfort Community Public Library Obituary Archive

Crawford Co.

Kentuckiana - Crawford County Births

Daviess Co.

Daviess County Obituaries
Washington Times-Herald
1915 Yearbook for the Washington Junior and Senior High
1916 Yearbook for the Washington Junior and Senior High

Dearborn Co.

The Journal-Press Online Obituaries

Decatur Co.

Greensburg Daily News Obituaries

DeKalb Co.

DeKalb County Obituary Archive
Garrett Public Library Obituary Index Archive

Delaware Co.

Muncie StarPress
Delaware County Obituaries

DuBois Co.

Kentuckiana - DuBois County Births

Elkhart Co.

Elkhart Truth Obituary Index Search Engine
Elkhart Truth Current Obituaries
Elkhart County Obituaries
Goshen, Elkhart County Index to Death Records, 1882-1920
Nappanee, Elkhart County Index to Birth Records, 1907-20
Rootsweb - Elkhart County Obituary Archive
Mennobits - Mennonite Obituary Archives
Elkhart County Marriage Records

Floyd Co.

Ancestry.com - The Courier-Journal (Louisville, KY), Obits, 1990-1998
New Albany Newspaper Index 1848-1888
Index to Obituaries in the Public Press for June-Dec 1913 (A-H)
Index to Obituaries in the Public Press for June-Dec 1913 (J-Z)

Franklin Co.

Franklin County Obituary Search Engine
Franklin County Obituary Archive from the Brookville Democrat A-L
Franklin County Obituary Archive from the Brookville Democrat M-Z

Fulton Co.

Fulton County Obituaries 1914-2002
Fulton County Obituary Archive
Rochester Sentinel Obituaries

Gibson Co.

Old Gibson Co. Obituaries (late 1800's)
Old African-American Obituaries (late 1800's)
Gibson County Marriage Search Engine
Gibson County Births
Gibson County Births II

Grant Co.

Grant County Obituary Search Engine
Grant County Obituary Archive

Greene Co.

Wabash Valley Obituary Database
Greene County Death Records
Greene County Birth Records

Hamilton Co.

Request A Lookup From Ann

Harrison Co.

Corydon Democrat
Kentuckiana - Harrison County Births

Hendricks Co.

Hendricks County Flyer Obituaries
Miscellaneous Hendricks County Obituaries - 1
Miscellaneous Hendricks County Obituaries - 2
Miscellaneous Hendricks County Obituaries - 3
Miscellaneous Hendricks County Obituaries - 4
Miscellaneous Hendricks County Obituaries - 5

Henry Co.

Henry County Obituaries
New Castle Courier-Times Obituary Archives

Howard Co.

Kokomo Tribune Obituaries
Some Howard County Deaths (1922-1935)
Some Howard County Deaths (1936-1947)
Rich Funeral Home Records
Howard County Cemetery Index
1850 Howard County Mortality Schedule
1860 Howard County Mortality Schedule
1870 Howard County Mortality Schedule
1880 Howard County Mortality Schedule

Huntington Co.

Huntington County Birth / Death Extractions
H. Brown and Sons Funeral Home Records
Huntington County Miscellaneous Marriages (Grooms)
Huntington County Miscellaneous Marriages (Brides)

Jackson Co.

The Tribune - link repaired!
The Tribune Archive Search Engine
Adams Funeral Home Obituaries

Jasper Co.

Jasper/Newton County Obituaries
Jasper County Obituary Index Search Engine
Jasper County Index to Death Records, 1882-1920 (Ancestry)
Jasper County, Indiana Index to Death Records, 1882-1920

Jay Co.

Jay County Dail Death Diary
Plenna Bickel's Death Diary

Jefferson Co.

Jefferson County Death Records 1879-1905

Johnson Co.

Johnson County Index to Death Records, 1882-1920 (Ancestry)

Knox Co.

Vincennes Sun Commercial Obituaries
Vincennes Sun Commercial Archive
Vincennes Newspaper Search 1804-1827

Kosciusko Co.

Kosciusko County Obituary Index Search Engine
Kosciusko County Marriages Search Engine
Beth Miner's Kosciusko County Obituary Lookups (bminer@maplenet.net)

Lake Co.

The Times Online (choose "Obituaries" in checkbox)
Lake and Porter Counties Obituary Index Search Engine
Hammond Public Library Obituary Index
Rootsweb - Lake County Obituary Archive
Lake County Birth Records

LaPorte Co.

Michigan City Obituary Index Search Engine
Michigan City News Dispatch Obituaries
LaPorte Obituary Index 1997
LaPorte Obituary Index 1998
LaPorte Obituary Index 2003
LaPorte Obituary, Birth, and Marriage Index 2004 (part 1)
LaPorte Obituary, Birth, and Marriage Index 2004 (part 2)

Lawrence Co.

Lawrence County Obituary Search Engine
Lawrence County Obituaries Email List
Times-Mail
Bedford Online Archive
Day & Carter Mortuary Obituaries

Madison Co.

Herald Bulletin Obituaries
Madison County Cemetery Inscriptions Search
Madison County Naturalizations Search Engine

Marion Co.

Marion County Marriages
Marion County Marriages - 1822-1836
Marion County Obituaries
Indianapolis Newspaper Index 1848-1888
Indianapolis Newspaper Index 1979-1991
Flanner-Buchanan Funeral Home Obituaries
Crown Hill Funeral Home Obituaries

Marshall Co.

Pilot News Obituaries
Johnson-Danielson Funeral Home Obituaries
Van Gilder Funeral Home Obituaries

Martin Co.

Rootsweb - Martin County Obituary Forum

Monroe Co.

Monroe County Obituary Search Engine 1982-2004

Montgomery Co.

Montgomery County Obituaries
Montgomery County, Indiana Index to Birth Records, 1882-1920
Montgomery County, Indiana Farmer Directory, 1920
Montgomery County Marriage Database

Morgan Co.

Herald Times Obituaries
Morgan County Mortality Schedule 1850

Noble Co.

Kendallville News-Sun Obituaries
Miscellaneous Kendallville Obituaries

Orange Co.

Rootsweb - Orange County Obituary Archive
Orange County Index to Death Records, 1882-1920 (Ancestry)

Owen Co.

Miscellaneous Owen County Obituaries
Owens County Marriages pre-1850 A-JJ-Z
Wabash Valley Obituary Database
Sweet Owen Area Deaths
Owen County Deaths 1882-1920

Parke Co.

Parke County Obituary Search Engine
Parke County Obituary Index
Parke County Obituaries
Wabash Valley Obituary Database

Perry Co.

Messenger-Inquirer
Miscellaneous Perry County Obituaries
Miscellaneous Perry County Deaths 1
Miscellaneous Perry County Deaths 2
Miscellaneous Perry County Deaths 3

Peru Co.

Peru Daily Tribune Obituaries

Pike Co.

Pike County Cemetery Records

Plymouth Co.

Pilot News

Porter Co.

Vidette Times and Messenger Obituary Index 1951-2004
Lake and Porter Counties Obituary Index Search Engine

Pulaski Co.

Pulaski County Obituary Collection

Putnam Co.

Wabash Valley Obituary Database

Rush Co.

Rushville Republican Obituaries
Miscellaneous Rush County Obituaries 1
Miscellaneous Rush County Obituaries 2
Miscellaneous Rush County Obituaries 3
Miscellaneous Rush County Obituaries 4

Shelby Co.

Shelbyville News

Spencer Co.

Messenger-Inquirer

Steuben Co.

Rootsweb - Steuben County Obituary Archive

St. Joseph Co.

South Bend Tribune Online
Necrology File Online (Needs Netscape Navigator or Firfox)
Marriage Records of Saint Joseph County, IN. 1927-1954
Saint Joseph County Coroner's Records - Index 1879 - 1960
Saint Joseph County Cemetery Inscriptions
The Grave's Registration Project

Sullivan Co.

Wabash Valley Obituary Database

Tippecanoe Co.

Journal and Courier Obituary Search Engine
Rootsweb - Tippecano County Obituary Abstracts
Tippecanoe County Public Records Search
Tippecanoe County, Indiana Farmer's Directory, 1919

Tipton Co.

Request A Lookup From Ann

Vanderburgh Co.

Evansville Courier
Browning Genealogy Obituary Search

Vermillion Co.

Wabash Valley Obituary Database

Vigo Co.

Vigo County Obituaries
Vigo County Obituary Page

Wabash Co.

Wabash County Obituary Search Engine
Wabash County Obituary Collection
The Wabash Plain Dealer

Warrick Co.

Warrick News Publishing Obituaries
Warrick County Obituaries
Shafer Brothers' Funeral Home Records
Billups Funeral Home Records
Warrick County Submitted Death Records
Warrick County Birth Records
Warrick County Marriages
Warrick County Newspaper Death Notices
Warrick County Cemetery and Churches

Wayne Co.

Wayne County Obituary Search Engine
Wayne County Obituary Collection
Palladium Item Obituaries (click on "Obituaries")
Wayne County Marriage License Database
Miscellaneous Wayne County Obituaries
Reid Hospital - Recent Births

Wells Co.

Bluffton News-Banner
Miscellaneous Wells County Obituaries 1
Miscellaneous Wells County Obituaries 2
Miscellaneous Wells County Obituaries 3
Miscellaneous Wells County Obituaries 4
Miscellaneous Wells County Obituaries 5
Miscellaneous Wells County Obituaries 6
Miscellaneous Wells County Obituaries 7
Miscellaneous Wells County Obituaries 8
Miscellaneous Wells County Obituaries 9

White Co.

White County Obituary Search Engine
Brookston Library Obituary and Cemetery Inscription Archives

Whitley Co.

Whitley County Obituary Collection
Whitley County Cemetery Inscriptions
News-Sentinel(Obits-Weddings-Births)(click on the bars on left-screen)
DeMoney-Grimes Funeral Home Obituaries