Georgia Death Records Search

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


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Augusta City Cemeteries Website Search Augusta City Cemeteries webpage by cemetery name or view cemetery records via the Graveside Project.

Council of Probate Court Judges of Georgia Marriage Applications View Council of Probate Court Judges of Georgia marriage license information, including application, blood test, and legal requirements.

Council of Probate Court Judges of Georgia Website View Council of Probate Court Judges of Georgia contact page for contact information, including address and phone number.

Georgia Bureau of Investigation Unidentified Remains View Georgia Bureau of Investigation unidentified remains by case, race, sex and date found.

Georgia Department of Public Health Vital Public Records View Georgia Department of Public Health requirements for obtaining vital records certified copies, including fees and identification requirements.

Georgia Department of Public Health Vital Records View Georgia Department of Public Health vital records, including birth and death certificates.

Georgia Department of Public Health Vital Records Website View Georgia Department of Public Health vital records, including links to social media.

Georgia East Central Health District Website View Georgia East Central Health District home page, including jurisdiction, news, contact information, and links to resources.

Georgia Obituaries Search Georgia obituaries by last name, first name, event date and keyword.

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

Georgia Vital Records Website View Georgia Vital Records general information page, including links to social media.

North Georgia Health District Vital Records View North Georgia Health District vital records information, including birth and death certificates, fees, required information and request form.

Northwest Health District Vital Records View Northwest Health District's vital record information including how to request birth or death records.

Northwest Health District Website View Northwest Health District general information page, including contact information, recent news and a link to make vital records requests.

University System of Georgia Archives View University System of Georgia archives, including ad hoc collection and bible records microfilm collection.

Wilkinson County Genealogy Records View Wilkinson County genealogical records, including obituaries, birth records and biographies.

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

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

Worth County Genealogy Records View Worth County genealogical records, including obituaries, birth records and biographies.

Worth County Probate Court Website View Worth County Probate Court home page, including hours, phone number, and address.

Find Georgia Death Records

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

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

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

Where to find Georgia Death Certificates

Georgia 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 Georgia 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 Georgia 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 Georgia. Transfers of bank accounts, collecting life insurance policies, real and personal property titles and utility accounts all require Georgia Death Records.

Georgia Genealogy

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


Death Records Search in Georgia