Alabama Death Records Search

Perform a free Alabama public death records search, including death certificates, death indexes, deceased records, death registers & registries, obituaries, and death notices.


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Alabama Center For Health Statistics Death Records Search Alabama Center for Health Statistics death index by name, year, location, keyword, volume, certificate, roll, or page number.

Alabama Department of Corrections Executions View Alabama Department of Corrections executions list by name, county, crime, date arrived on death row, and date executed.

Alabama Marriage Records Search Alabama marriage index database, using marriage date, location, first and last name of groom and bride, and keyword.

Alabama Obituaries View Alabama obituaries database by first and last name and date and links to recent celebrity deaths.

Alabama Public Health Vital Records Search Alabama Public Health vital records for information on obtaining certified copies.

Alabama State Death Certificates & Records Find Alabama death records, and learn about the fees and process for requesting copies of certified death certificates.

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Walker County Death Certificates & Records Find Walker County, Alabama death records, and learn about the fees and process for requesting copies of certified death certificates.

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Walker County Judge of Probate Website View Walker County Judge of Probate home page, including name, hours, phone number, and address.

Washington County Death Certificates & Records Find Washington County, Alabama death records, and learn about the fees and process for requesting copies of certified death certificates.

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Wilcox County Death Certificates & Records Find Wilcox County, Alabama death records, and learn about the fees and process for requesting copies of certified death certificates.

Winston County Death Certificates & Records Find Winston County, Alabama death records, and learn about the fees and process for requesting copies of certified death certificates.

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Find Alabama Death Records

Alabama Death Records provide information relating to a person's death in Alabama. Death Records include information from Alabama and Federal death registries and indexes, including the National Death Index. Alabama Vital Records Offices, County Clerks, and the Alabama Health Department maintain Death Records.

Find Alabama Death Records, including:
  • Alabama Death Records online for free
  • Certified death certificates
  • Copies of death certificates and records
  • Alabama death index documents
  • Genealogical records
Find Death Records in Alabama

The Social Security Death Index (SSDI) collects death statistics on a national level, while local Alabama government offices maintain their own death registries. These Death Records databases provide useful vital statistics for researchers. County and City Clerks in Alabama make Death Records available to the general public and may provide death certificates upon request.

Where to find Alabama Death Certificates

Alabama death certificates are documents signed by authorized medical professionals that contain information related to a person's death including the time, place, and cause of death. Certified death certificates are essential documents for legal matters following an individual's death. Death certificates can be obtained from Alabama Clerks, Health Departments, and from the Office of the Coroner and Medical Examiner.

What Death Certificates are used for

Certified death certificates issued by local Alabama government offices help families of the deceased settle and resolve financial and legal matters. Death Records are an important part of facilitating transfers of financial accounts and resolving estate matters in Alabama. Transfers of bank accounts, collecting life insurance policies, real and personal property titles and utility accounts all require Alabama Death Records.

Alabama Genealogy

Genealogists and family researchers use Alabama vital records to trace family roots. Clerks and Archival Offices in Alabama provide public records access to Death Records including the deceased's full name, date and age at death.