Online Texas Death Records, Indexes and Obituaries
- Texas Vital Records and Indexes at Ancestry (fee-based)
Texas Death Records Indexes, Obituaries and Cemetery Burials by County
- Texas Obituaries Archive - Recent (you can obtain copies of individual obituaries online for a fee) includes the Abilene Reporter-News (5/21/2003-Current), Amarillo Globe-News (6/20/2002-Current), Austin American-Statesman (1989-Current), Corpus Christi Caller-Times (1/4/2001-Current), Dallas Morning News (8/12/1984-Current), El Paso Times (4/15/1999-Current), Fort Worth Star-Telegram (1991-Current), Galveston County Daily News (2002-Current), Houston Chronicle (10/30/1985-Current), Lubbock Avalanche-Journal (6/6/2003-Current), Plano Star Courier (1/14/2011-Current), San Antonio Express-News (9/27/1990-Current), and about 90 more Texas newspapers
Ordering Texas Death Certificates & Vital Records (fees and restrictions apply)
- Arlington - see the Tarrant County section below
- Austin - see the Travis County section below
- Bexar County and San Antonio...
- Brown County Cemeteries from the Pecan Valley Genealogical Society
- Brown County Cemeteries from the Brown County Historical Commission
- Burnet County Obituary Index 1876-1910 from the Burnet County Genealogical Society
- Burnet County GenWeb - Genealogy Indexes includes some cemetery transcriptions and obituary indexes
- Caldwell County Genealogical and Historical Society Research Center Obituary Index dates not given
- Cass County Cemeteries
- Collin County...
- Colorado County Cemeteries and Deaths Surname Index from the Nesbitt Memorial Library in Columbus, Texas
- Corpus Christi - see the Nueces County section below
- Dallas County...
- Denton County Birth, Death & Marriage Indexes (PDF files) includes Denton Record-Chronicle Obituary Indexes and some cemetery and funeral home indexes
- El Paso County...
- Erath County: City of Stephenville Cemetery Burials for West End Memorial Cemetery and East End Memorial Cemetery
- Fannin County Genealogy Indexes includes cemetery burials, death indexes and other items
- Fort Bend County Libraries Obituary Database and Cemeteries List
- Fort Worth - see the Tarrant County section below
- Galveston - for Galveston County Daily News Obituaries (2002-Current) see the Texas Obituaries Archive above
- Galveston Storm Death Records alphabetical listing of people known to have died in the Galveston storm of 1900
- Gillespie County: Fredericksburg Genealogical Society Indexes includes cemetery burials index and obituaries index 1980-2004
- Gregg County Death Index also includes indexes for birth and marriage records
- Hale County Cemetery Records Database
- Harris County and Houston...
- Hopkins County Genealogical Society Indexes includes births and cemetery burials
- Hood County Deaths 1903-1998 scroll down to the death records section
- Johnson County Genealogical Society includes cemeteries and funeral home records
- Johnson County, Texas, Cemetery Inscriptions (requires payment) Hopewell Cemetery, Boatright Cemetery & Antioch Cemetery
- Lamar County Death and Cemetery Records Database
- Liberty County Birth, Marriage and Death Index
- Lubbock County - see the Texas Obituaries Archive above
- McLennan County...
- Montgomery County Memorial Library System Obituary Search
- Nacogdoches Daily Sentinel Newspaper Obituary Index 1971 to present
- Nacogdoches County: Cason Monk-Metcalf Funeral Registers 1900-1952; and East Texas Cemeteries the cemeteries included are Oak Grove Cemetery and Zion Hill Cemetery/Park Street Cemetery
- Nolan County: Cemetery Burials and Other Genealogy Indexes
- Nueces County...
- Plano - see the Collin County section above
- Potter County Probate Index, 1901-2013 (at Ancestry/requires payment)
- San Antonio - see the Bexar County section above
- Shelby County Genealogy Indexes includes indexes for deaths, cemeteries, funeral homes and marriages (from the Shelby County Historical Society)
- Tarrant County...
- Titus County Cemeteries
- Travis County and Austin...
- Upshur County Cemeteries
- Victoria County...
- Waco - see McLennan County above
- Wichita County: Wichita Falls Cemetery Burial Records indexes for the four city owned cemeteries: Hillcrest, Lakeview, Riverside and Rosemont
- Williamson County...
- Wise County: Cemetery Burials and Other Genealogy Indexes
- Yoakum County Cemeteries