Michigan Death Indexes and Records
Detroit Obituaries and Death Records Indexes
Wayne County Obituaries and Death Records Indexes
Detroit and Wayne County Cemeteries
- Dearborn Area Deaths (index), c. 1930s-1950s also has indexes for 3 Dearborn cemeteries; from the Dearborn Genealogical Society
- Deaths in the Dearborn Press, 1918-1928 also has indexes for 2 Dearborn cemeteries
- Grosse Pointe Public Library
- Livonia Public Library Obituary Indexes for the Livonia Observer, June 1955-2014; and the Detroit News, 1980-2001
- Plymouth Historical Museum Archives includes cemetery indexes and funeral home records
- Trenton Historical Society Genealogy Databases includes indexes for obituaries, death certificates, cemetery burials and census records
- Wayne County Death Records Indexes 1934-1953 (excluding the City of Detroit); PDF files; from the Detroit Public Library
- This index is also available at Ancestry (searchable by name)...
- Wyandotte, Wayne County, Michigan, Death Index, 1820-1965 at Ancestry
Ordering Detroit and Wayne County Death Certificates
- Detroit and Nearby: Mt. Elliott Cemetery Association Genealogy Search - Burials includes listings for Mt. Elliott, Mt. Olivet, Resurrection (Clinton twp, Macomb County), All Saints (Waterford, Oakland County) and Guardian Angel (Rochester, Oakland County) cemeteries; (may not be complete)
- Michigan Jewish Cemetery Index (Irwin I. Cohn Index) not complete, but presently has about 64,000 listings - includes Jewish cemeteries in the greater Detroit area and some outside of Detroit
- Northville Historic Records includes local history indexes and a Northville cemetery index (for Oakwood Cemetery)
- Plymouth, Michigan: Assorted Cemetery Listings (scroll down to the Michigan section) includes Civil War Veteran Burials, Old Baptist Cemetery, Presbyterian Cemetery, Riverside Cemetery, Shearer Cemetery
- Woodmere Cemetery - Some Early Burials (Detroit, Michigan) ongoing project
Michigan Full State Death Indexes
- Ordering by Mail (fees and restrictions apply)...
- For information about ordering Detroit and Wayne County Death Certificates see...
- For information about ordering Vital Records (including death certificates) for the state of Michigan see...