Online North Carolina Death Records & Indexes

A Genealogy Guide for Finding Obituaries, Cemetery Burials & Death Certificates

Online North Carolina Death Certificates and Indexes
  • North Carolina Death Records and Indexes from FamilySearch (free with registration) includes...
    • North Carolina Deaths, 1906-1930 (index and digitized images of the death records)
    • North Carolina Deaths, 1931-1994 (index only)
    • North Carolina Probate Records, 1735-1970 (images only -- not yet indexed; most records are from 1800-1930; coverage varies by county; may not include all counties)
    • North Carolina Estate Files, 1663-1979 (does not include all counties; coverage varies by county)
    • North Carolina, Department of Archives and History, Index to Vital Records, 1800-2000 (for births, delayed births, and deaths)
North Carolina Death Records Indexes, Obituaries and Cemeteries by County North Carolina Cemetery Burials - General North Carolina Wills and Estate Indexes
  • North Carolina Estate Files, 1663-1979 at FamilySearch; free with registration
  • County Records in the North Carolina State Archives includes estate indexes for: Alamance, Alexander, Alleghany, Avery, Bute, Cabarrus, Camden, Catawba, Cherokee, Clay, Cleveland, Columbus, Dare, Durham, Gaston, Graham, Hertford, Jackson, Macon, Martin, McDowell, Mitchell, Moore, Pamlico, Pender, Perquimans, Polk, Sampson, Stanly, Stokes, Swain, Transylvania, Washington and Yancey counties; wills indexes for Ashe, Avery, Beaufort, Buncombe, Cherokee, Cumberland, Davidson, Forsyth, Gates, Greene, Haywood, Hyde, Jackson, Macon, Mecklenburg, Pamlico, Richmond, Rowan, Stokes, and Wilkes counties; and Columbus County Coroners' Inquest index, 1914-1968, 1981 (coverage varies by county)
  • North Carolina Digital Collections: Secretary of State Wills, 1663-1789 Loose original wills probated in the province.
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