Hawaii Death Records Search

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


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County of Hawaii Cemetery Records View County of Hawaii cemetery burial information by cemetery name, name of person and burial date.

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

Hawaii County District of Health Vital Records View Hawaii County District of Health vital records information, including marriage/civil union license, establishment of paternity and home birth.

Hawaii County Office of Aging County Services Search Hawaii County Office of Aging organization services by name, zip code or distance.

Hawaii Department of Health Vital Records View Hawaii Department of Health vital records information, including application eligibility and instructions.

Hawaii Department of Human Services Adoption Records View Hawaii Department of Human Services adoption agencies list by name, address, telephone number and website.

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

Hawaii State Department of Health Marriage Applications File the Hawaii State Department of Health marriage or civil union license, which requires personal information and application fees.

Hawaii State Public Library System Library Database View Hawaii State Public Library System databases and find the relevant and required information.

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

Honolulu Health Department Marriage Applications View Honolulu Health Department marriage license information, including age, appearance and identification requirements, fees, copies, forms and telephone number.

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

Kauai District Health Office Website View Kauai District Health Office home page, including address and contact information.

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

Maui District Health Office Website View Maui District Health Office general information page, including contact information and phone contacts of community mental health centers.

State of Hawaii Department of Human Services Website Search State of Hawaii Department of Human Services webpage for information on social services, including foster care.

Find Hawaii Death Records

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

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

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

Where to find Hawaii Death Certificates

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

Hawaii Genealogy

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