Welcome to the Florida Obituary Links Page

Welcome to the Florida 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 Florida, 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 Florida.
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.

Search Tools and Resources

Instruction for obtaining a copy of a Florida Death Certificate

To order Death Certificates you can contact the Florida 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 Florida

Event: Death

Cost of copy: $5.00

Department of Health
Bureau of Vital Statistics
P.O. Box 210
1217 Pearl Street (Zip 32202)
Jacksonville, FL 32231-0042

Remarks: State office has some death records dating back to 1877. The majority of records date from January 1917. (If the exact date is unknown, the fee is $5.00 for the first year searched and $2.00 for each additional year up to a maximum of $50.00. Fee includes one certification of record if found or certified statement stating record not on file.) Additional copies are $4.00 each when requested at the same time.

Personal check or money order should be made payable to Bureau of Vital Statistics. To verify current fees, the telephone number is (904) 359-6900. This will be a recorded message.

Directory of Florida Obituary 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 Florida Newspapers and access their online obituary sections. Click here to access Florida Newspapers.
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Statewide Obituary Search Engines
Florida Cemetery Inscriptions Search Engine
Florida Obituary and Death Notices Archive
Florida Today Obituary Search
Honor Students Archive - Florida Students
Miscellaneous Florida Obituaries 1
Miscellaneous Florida Obituaries 2
Miscellaneous Florida Obituaries 3
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Miscellaneous Florida Obituaries 15
Florida Obituary Search Engines
Florida Death Index, 1877-1998
Florida Brides Register (19th Century Marriage Records)
Florida Grooms Register (19th Century Marriage Records)
Northwest Florida Daily News (Search through today's obits)

Alachua Co.

Alachua County Obituary Search Engine
Sun One (Gainesville)
Cathcart Cemetery Inscriptions
Alachua County Clerk of Court Early Marriages Database
Alachua County Clerk of Court Early Probate Records Database
Alachua County 1850-1860 Census
Alachua County Cemetery Records Search Engine

Baker Co.

Baker County Obituary Search
Baker County Press Obituaries
Baker County Marriages 1877-1930
Baker County Cemetery Inscriptions

Bay Co.

Bay County Obituary Search Engine
Panama City News-Herald Archives
Youngstown Cemetery Inscriptions

Bradford Co.

Conner Cemetery Inscriptions
Hope Cemetery Inscriptions

Brevard Co.

News Observer Obituary Listing - Titusville (December 6, 2001 - August 7, 2003)
Brevard County Marriages (1886-1900)
Cape Canaveral Cemetery Inscriptions

Broward Co.

Miami Herald - Broward County

Calhoun Co.

Calhoun County Marriages (1862-1900)

Central Florida Co.

Orlando Sentinel Online (Archives)

Charlotte Co.

Bailey Memorial Cemetery Inscriptions
Charlotte Harbor Cemetery Inscriptions
Indian Springs Cemetery Inscriptions

Citrus Co.

Citrus County Chronicle

Clay Co.

Florida Times-Union (Jacksonville)
Jacksonville Marriages 1865

Collier Co.

Collier County Obituary Search Engine
Marco Island Eagle Obituaries
Naples News Obituaries
Miscellaneous Marco Island Obituaries

Columbia Co.

Columbia County Obituary Search Engine
Lake City Reporter Obituaries
Miscellaneous Columbia County Obituaries I
Miscellaneous Columbia County Obituaries II
Columbia County Marriages A-G (late 1800's) - H-O - P-Z
Bethlehem Lutheran Church Cemetery Inscriptions
Philippi Baptist Church Cemetery Inscriptions

Dade Co.

Miami Herald
Miami-Dade County Marriage Records Search

Desoto Co.

Desoto County Obituaries
Desoto County Cemetery Inscriptions
Desoto County Marriages (1887-1905)

Dixie Co.

Dixie County Obituary Collection
Old Ward Cemetery Inscriptions
Longpond Cemetery Inscriptions

Duval Co.

Duval County Obituary Collection
Miscellaneous Deaths from Affordable Cremation Solutions, Jacksonville
Florida Times-Union - Archives
James Graham Mortuary Obituaries
Clifton Cemetery Inscriptions
Old Mayport Cemetery Inscriptions

Escambia Co.

Escambia County Obituary Search Engine
Pensacola News Journal Current Obituaries
Pensacola News Journal Obits Index (1825-1998)
Pensacola News Journal Obits Index (1994)
Pensacola News Journal Obits Index A-F (1998)
Pensacola News Journal Obits Index G-M (1998)
Pensacola News Journal Obits Index N-Z (1998)
Fisher Pou Funeral Home Archives
Escambia County Archives
Beulah Cemetery Inscriptions
Ray's Chapel Baptist Cemetery Inscriptions
Roberts/Noble (aka Gull Point) Cemetery Inscriptions
Whitmire Cemetery Inscriptions
Escambia County Marriages (1850-1851) - (1852-1854)
Pensacola News Journal Bride Index 1998 (A-I) - (J-P) - (Q-Z)
Pensacola News Journal Groom Index 1998 (A-F) - (G-M) - (N-Z)
Pensacola News Journal Births Index (1994-1997)
Barrancas National Cemetery Inscriptions (Civil War)

Franklin Co.

Franklin County Marriages (1871-1884)
Wakulla, Franklin, and Leon County Cemetery Inscriptions

Gadsden Co.

Gadsden County Cemetery Inscriptions

Gilchrist Co.

Gilchrist County Cemetery Inscriptions

Gulf Co.

Gulf County Obituaries
Holly Hill Cemetery Inscriptions
Old St. Joseph Cemetery Inscriptions

Hamilton Co.

Prospect Primitive Baptist Cemetery Inscriptions
Hamilton County Vital Records

Hardee Co.

Hardee County Obituaries
Hardee County Cemetery Inscriptions
Lily Cemetery Inscriptions

Hendry Co.

Ft. Denaud Cemetery Inscriptions
(Alt. Site)

Hernando Co.

Hernando Today Obituaries

Highlands Co.

Highlands County Cemetery Inscriptions
Oak Hill Cemetery Inscriptions

Hillsborough Co.

Tampa Tribune
Hillsborough County Official Record Search
Hillsborough Co. Public Library Obit Index Database
Tampa Tribune Birth Announcements
Hillsborough County Marriage Index
Hillsborough County Archives (cemeteries, deaths, etc.)
The Ledger
Mayberry Cemetery Inscriptions
Henry B. Plant High School Alumni Obituaries
Hillsborough County Arrest Inquiry

Holmes Co.

Holmes County Obituaries
Sweet Gum Head Cemetery Inscriptions

Indian River Co.

Sebastian Sun
Vero Beach Press Journal

Jackson Co.

Jackson County Archives (cemeteries, census, marriages)
Search Jackson County, FL Marriages
Collins Chapel Cemetery Inscriptions
Cow Pen Pond Cemetery Inscriptions
Dykes Cemetery Inscriptions
Friendship Cemetery Inscriptions
Pope Cemetery Inscriptions
Salem Methodist Church Cemetery Inscriptions
Shady Grove Cemetery Inscriptions
WPA Veterans Graves Records for Jackson County

Jefferson Co.

Jefferson County Cemetery Inscriptions

Lafayette Co.

Rogers Cemetery Inscriptions
Ward Cemetery Inscriptions
Hatch Bend Baptist Church Cemetery Inscriptions

Lake Co.

Lake County Obituary Collection
The Villages Daily Sun Obituaries
Seminole Springs Cemetery Inscriptions
Lake County Cemetery Inscriptions

Lee Co.

Ft. Myers News-Press Obituary Search Engine
Fort Myers High School Obituaries - 1
Fort Myers High School Obituaries - 2
Fort Myers High School Obituaries - 3
Fort Myers High School Obituaries - 4
Lee County Public Records Search

Leon Co.

Leon County Clerk of Court Marriage Records 1825-present
Tallahassee Democrat Obituary Index (1997-1998)
Wakulla, Franklin, and Leon County Cemetery Inscriptions
Kelley Cemetery Inscriptions
New Bethlehem Primitive Baptist Cemetery Inscriptions
Rhodes Cemetery Inscriptions

Levy Co.

Miscellaneous Levy County Obituaries
Levy County Obituary Collection
Williston Pioneer Obituaries
Pine Grove Cemetery Inscriptions
Levy County Marriages (1900-1908)

Liberty Co.

Liberty County Archives
Liberty County Marriage Files

Madison Co.

Pine Grove Cemetery Inscriptions
Madison County Cemetery Inscriptions
Madison County Cemetery Inscriptions
Harby Family Cemetery Inscriptions (limited)

Manatee Co.

Bradenton Herald
Manatee County Obituary Collection
Ancestry.com - Sarasota Herald-Tribune, Obituaries, 1998

Marion Co.

Ocala Star-Banner Obituaries
Marion County Obituary Search Engine
Electra Cemetery Inscriptions
Long Family Cemetery Inscriptions
Marion County Public Records Search

Martin Co.

The Stuart News

Miami-Dade Co.

Miami Area Death Notices Collection and Search

Monroe Co.

Upper Keys Reporter Obituaries
Miscellaneous Monroe County Obituaries I
Miscellaneous Monroe County Obituaries II

Nassau Co.

Nassau County Archives
King's Ferry Cemetery Inscriptions
Live Oak Cemetery Inscriptions
Nassau County Bride Index (1867-1887)
Nassau County Groom Index (1867-1887)

Okaloosa Co.

Okaloosa County Obituary Search Engine
Okaloosa County Cemetery Page
Okaloosa County Marriage License Search

Okeechobee Co.

Okeechobee County Obituary Collection

Orange Co.

Orange County Obituary Collection
Powell Cemetery Inscriptions
Marriage Records of Orange County (August 1869-December 1909)

Osceola Co.

Bull Creek Cemetery Inscriptions

Palm Beach Co.

Jupiter Courier
Palm Beach Interactive
The Palm Beach Post
Evergreen Cemetery Inscriptions
Palm Beach County Marriage Records Search (since 1909)

Pasco Co.

Pasco County Obituary Collection

Pinellas Co.

Pinellas County Obituary Search Engine (index of obits)
St. Petersburg Times Obituaries
Pinellas County Obituary Collection
St. Petersburg Times Obituary Index
Pinellas County Cemetery Inscriptions
Accidental Deaths Reported in Pinellas County Newspapers
Necrology Index - St. Petersburg Times - 1901 through 1935
Necrology Index - St. Petersburg Independent - 1908 through 1935
Necrology Index Clearwater Sun 1925 through 1927

Polk Co.

Polk Online
The Ledger
Index of Selected Obituaries from the The Ledger
Polk County Marriages (1862-1881)

Putnam Co.

Putnam County Obituary Search Engine
Palatka Daily News

Saint Lucie Co.

Ft. Pierce News
Port St. Lucie News
Haisley-Hobbs Funeral Home Obituaries

Santa Rosa Co.

Juniper Grove Cemetery Inscriptions
McLellan Church of Christ Cemetery Inscriptions
Santa Rosa County Bride Index (1869-1899)
Santa Rosa County Groom Index (1869-1899)

Sarasota Co.

Venice Gondolier
Sarasota County Marriage Search

Seminole Co.

Boston Hill Cemetery Inscriptions
Salvia Cemetery Inscriptions
Geneva Cemetery Index

St. Johns Co.

St. Johns County Obituary Search Engine
St. John's County Obituary Collection
St. Augustine Record
St. Johns County Public Record Search
St. Johns County Obituaries
St. Johns Cemetery Inscriptions

Sumter Co.

Sumter County Times Obituary Search Engine
Sumter County Marriage Index: Book 1, 1853-1875

Suwannee Co.

Suwannee County Vital Records Transcriptions
Tiger Lake Cemetery Photos
Wellborn Cemetery Photos

Union Co.

Raiford Prison Cemetery Inscriptions
Prison Cremations
Crews Cemetery Inscriptions

Volusia Co.

Daytona Beach News-Journal
The Deland Beacon
Haigh-Black Funeral Home Online Obituaries
Volusia County Public Records Search
Volusia County Marriages (1856-1916)

Wakulla Co.

Wakulla County Marriages (Grooms)
Wakulla County Marriages (Brides)
Wakulla, Franklin, and Leon County Cemetery Inscriptions
Wakulla County Cemeteries
Wakulla County Marriages

Walton Co.

The Walton Sun Online Obituaries
Limestone Community Cemetery Inscriptions

Washington Co.

Chipley Bugle Obituaries
Washington County Obituary Collection

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