Free Online New Jersey Death Records and Indexes

One of many most important objectives for genealogists is discovering demise details about their ancestors.  

Over the previous few many years, because of volunteers, librarians, and archivists (in addition to the biggest of all of them – FamilySearch), a large number of indexes to demise collections have been offered without spending a dime on-line. These searchable indexes present particular demise data, and typically scanned photographs of the particular demise certificates themselves. These free on-line collections have tons of of hundreds of thousands of information in them in whole.

There are a large number of on-line and offline collections which will embrace demise data that aren’t included within the lists beneath. For instance, newspapers and obituaries have demise information, however most occasions obituary indexes embrace the date of the obituary however not the date of demise. To seek out out which kinds of different information could embrace demise data, please see: 

The lists beneath are particular demise indexes and file collections which might be obtainable without spending a dime on-line for the state of New Jersey.

Observe 1: Lots of the hyperlinks listed beneath take you to a FamilySearch Assortment of digital photographs. In lots of circumstances there’s a hyperlink to the digital assortment in the course of the web page, but in addition close to the underside of the web page beneath Movie/Digital Notes is the identify of every sub-collection. If there’s a digital camera icon on the proper of the identify (within the Format column) then the collections’ photographs are browsable. If there’s a digital camera with a key icon, it’s only obtainable at a Household Historical past Middle or affiliated library. If there’s a movie reel icon, then it’s only obtainable in microfilm format, not digital. Please additionally notice that I’ve listed beneath solely BMD databases which might be accessible digitally out of your laptop (or pill/telephone)

Observe 2I’ve included hyperlinks to Free Ancestry information and indexes. You don’t want a subscription, however do want an Ancestry account. With no subscription, you’ll be able to view indexes. If there may be a picture related to a file, generally you’ll need a subscription, however the index does embrace very usable data.

(Up to date December 2021; just lately added hyperlinks are in BOLD):

Good Luck and Completely satisfied Looking!

For different Free New Jersey Hyperlinks, click on on the class of curiosity:

BMD Records
Divorce Records
Church Records
School Records
Coroner Records
Voter Records
Probate and Wills
Mortuary Records
Alumni Records
Cemetery Records