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- WorldVitalRecords Genealogy databases and family history networking tools with thousands of databases—including birth, death, military, census, and parish records.
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- Search Obituaries An online database of published obituaries and some funeral home notices for the past 30 days and covers more than 750 newspapers in North America, Europe and Australia.
- Obituary Daily Times A daily index of published obituaries. It is distributed for free, often twice a day by email, and usually has over 2500 entries a day.
- Find a Grave Search for burials by name, location, date and claim to fame in U.S. and other countries. There are photos of gravestones and cemetery entrances and addresses of contributors.
- Obituary Depot It contains over 503,000 citations from newspapers around the world. The mailing list allows you to submit or request regional obits.
- Mortality Schedules Instantly search over 1 billion genealogy records nationwide or by individual state.
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