|Find free USA death records online, free Canada death records online & free English death records online|
|Find your ancestors in death records. Search free genealogy death records such as coffin plates, death cards, funeral cards, wills, church records, family bibles, cenotaphs and tombstone inscriptions on AncestorsAtRest.com Find links to other genealogy death records like cemeteries, vital stats, and obituaries.
Find What's New in FREE Death Records this month
Share This Page|
Share this page with other genealogists on Twitter
Death Record Finder|
Start looking for Death Records in my Death Record Finder. Also find Birth records using my Birth Record Finder
Every Genealogist needs a Flip Pal
|Search FREE Death Records in Funeral Cards...
Free Death Records By Location|
|Search FREE Death Records by Country (USA, Canada, UK ...)
|Use DNA to find your Ancestors
Ancestors at Rest Death records of all kinds - funeral cards, death notices, cemetery receipts, obits...and more|
Family Bibles Family Bible entries and pictures of the births, marriages and death pages
Olive Tree Genealogy Updates on new genealogy Records online
The Paper Trail Eclectic mix of old documents - you may just find an ancestor's will, land record or general store receipt here!
Past Voices Letters from 1800s - from Civil War soldiers, from wives to husbands, sons to mothers, sisters to sisters.
Free Genealogy Stuff
|Free genealogy stuff on the net...
German Death Cards |
|Find Your German Ancestors Death Card...
|Share a Death Record ...
Death Records for Massachusetts
Vital Records have been registered in Massachusetts since 1635. Statewide collection began in 1841. Records for events (Birth, Marriages or Deaths) that occurred from 1841-1910 are available at the State Archives by regular mail, or You can use the new VitalChek Express Service to
Order Birth and Death Records Online!
Vital Chek is accessible 24 hours a day.
Massachusetts Coffin Plates Make sure you take a look at my Master Index to Coffin Plates. It has over 500 plates, many of them do not yet have a location so their may be some from Massachusetts.
Mary Billings 1824~1854 Massachusetts.
Benjamin A Bridges died 1860 Born Massachusetts. Died Maine.
Geo E Bridges died 1870 Massachusetts and Maine.
Mary Taylor Brigham 1838~1912 Found in Massachusetts.
Philander Bodwell 1818~1863 Born in Vermont or New Hampshire died in Massachusetts
Jane Carroll 1810~1882 Found in Mass. May be from Winchendon, Worcester County.
Henry Chanler 1843~1898 found in Massachusetts
Anna Crowninshield 1773~1852 Wrentham, Norfolk, Massachusetts.
Emily F Durkey 1844~1875 Found in Massachusetts
Sarah Devine found in Massachusetts
Samantha L Fairbank 1835~1866 Douglass, Worcester County, Massachusetts
Joseph K Farley 1823~1904 Massachusetts
Samuel Flower died 1902 Feeding Hills, Mass
Sollomon Ford 1779~1866 Abington, Plymouth, Massachusetts
Charles H Hayden 1828 ~ 1865
James-Hutchings 1811~1881 Found in Wilbraham, Massachusetts
Joanna C Locke Massachusetts.
Sally Merrill 1784~1859 May be from Lexington, Middlesex, Massachusetts
Simeon Pearl 1782~1864 Andover, Essex, Massachusetts
Deacon Harris Wight 1794~1869 Norwich and Buckland, Massachusetts
Abbie E Wood Found in Vermont. May be from Mass.
Jotham E Wood 1835~1854 Found in Vermont. May be from Mass.
Coffin Plate Master Index. Make sure you take a look at my master index. I now have over 300 coffin plates.
Massachusetts Cemetery Records
Mount Auburn Cemetery Map 1831 Cambridge, Massachusetts
Photo of 1704 Deerfield Raid Victims Mass Grave Massachusetts
Forest Hills Cemetery, Roxbury, Norfolk County, Massachusetts 1863 deed for cemetery plot of Margaret Tufts of Newton
Sunderland Cemetery, Sunderland, Massachusetts Photo
Woodside Cemetery Yarmouth, Massachusetts
Massachusetts Family Bibles
Dell (Doll? Dow?) & Hull Family Bible (New York & Attleboro, Massachusetts)
Ecker & Badger Family Bible (Northampton MA)
Massachusetts Funeral Cards
Funeral letter re Dora in Rhode Island sent to Miss Lena Reade in Massachusetts July 1908
Hampshire Federalist Birth Marriage Death Records Extracts from the Hampshire Federalist Newspaper in Springfield Massachusetts. 1812 ~ 1817
Extracts of obits and Marriages from the Massachusetts Ploughman Boston March 29th 1862
Zion Herald Jan 1837 Boston Mass, Vermont, NH, New York. Marriage and Obit Records.
Where Can I Find More Obituaries?
Obituary Daily Times over 8 million obituaries
Search Obituaries [GenealogyBank.com]
Massachusetts Vital Records
Death Certificate of Leona Elderkin 1874 ~1960 Massachusetts and Connecticut
Will of Timothy Walker, Charlestown, Massachusetts, Aug 1836
Death of Sister of Abigal Kneeland Boston 1789
Townsend Middlesex County Massachusetts 1868 General Store Ledger.
Massachusetts Census Records
Townsend Middlesex County Massachusetts 1800 Census.
More Massachusetts Links
Massachusetts Lost Ships 1437 names of those lost on ships sailing out of Gloucester Massachusetts, between the years 1830 to October 1, 1873.
Past Voices Has some great old Letters. Many of them talk about the death of family or friends.
0th Anniv. St. Andrews Royal Arch Chapter Boston -
Exercises Commemerating the One Hundred Fiftieth
of the Organization of St. Andrews Royal Arch Chapter,
Boston, Massachusetts, October the First, Ninteen Nineteen.
Limited Edition. Includes a full list of members.
Share Your Death Records
If you have a transcription or a photo of death records (cemetery listings, funeral cards, death cards, coffin plates, church records etc) help build this database by submitting your death records
***You must delete the word REMOVE in my email address before sending to me or it won't work. So the real address is ancestorsatrest followed by the @ then the last bit netscape.net Sorry but spammers make this roundabout method of emailing necessary!***
~ Site Map ~ Join AncestorsAtRest Mailing List
Breaking Genealogy News
If you have long been a fan of The Olive Tree Genealogy created by Lorine McGinnis Schulze, now you can make it official. Become a fan of the Olive Tree Genealogy.
Join Olive Tree
Genealogy on Facebook! Lorine has set up an interactive site
where you can ask questions, join in discussions or start a
topic of interest. Once you are at the Olive Tree Genealogy page on Facebook, click the "Become a Fan" link in the upper right-hand corner.
Ancestors At Rest reminds you that when looking for death records for your family tree online to be careful when spelling interment. It's not intermet, internment, inturnment or internmet. Another common one is cemetery, not cemetary or cematary.
All rights reserved
These pages may be linked to but not duplicated in any way without my written consent.
Contact Brian by writing to
What will you find on Ancestors At Rest....
California Free Death Records, Connecticut Free Death Records, Georgia Free Death Records, Illinois Free Death Records, Indiana Free Death Records, Iowa Free Death Records, Kansas Free Death Records, Kentucky Free Death Records, Maine Free Death Records, Maryland Free Death Records, Massachusetts Free Death Records, Michigan Free Death Records, Minnesota Free Death Records, Missouri Free Death Records, Montana Free Death Records, Nebraska Free Death Records, New Free Hampshire Death Free Records, New Jersey Free Death Records, New York Free Death Records, North Carolina Free Death Records, Ohio Death Records, Oregon Free Death Records, Pennsylvania Free Death Records, Rhode Island Free Death Records, Vermont Free Death Records, Virginia Free Death Records, Washington Free Death Records, Wisconsin Free Death Records, Canada Free Death Records, Ontario Free Death Records, Quebec Free Death Records, Maritimes (Nova Scotia, New Brunswick, Prince Edward Island Death Free Records, United Kingdom (England) Free Death Records, England Free Death Records, Coffin Plates, German Death Cards, Obits or Obituaries , Grave Stone or Tombstone Inscriptions, Funeral Cards, Cemetery Records, Family Bibles, Obituaries, Vital Statistics, Memorial Cards, Funeral Home Records, Church Records, Wills & Probate Records, Military Deaths, Cenotaph Records,
Helpful Articles, Free Genealogy Stuff, Order Death Records Online, VitalChek Express Service order Birth and Death Records online, and Links to Great Genealogy Sites Like The USGenWeb Tombstone Transcription Project, Cemetery Database on Rootsweb, Ancestry.com and so much more.
Did you know....
Genealogy is the study of family pedigrees, the descent of a person or family from an ancestor, generation by generation.