Louisiana Death Records Search

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


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Jefferson Parish Library Obituaries Birth Records, Death Records, Divorce Records, Genealogy, Marriage Records, Vital Records View Jefferson Parish Library obituary search available online by entering the required information. Search Records


Louisiana Cemetery Board Cemetery List Birth Records, Death Records, Divorce Records, Genealogy, Marriage Records, Vital Records Search Louisiana Cemetery Board facility records database by parish and city. Search Records

Louisiana Department of State Archives Birth Records, Death Records, Divorce Records, Genealogy, Marriage Records, Vital Records View Louisiana Department of State research historical records from the webpage and find all the available information. Search Records

Louisiana Department of State Vital Records Registry Office Birth Records Birth Records, Death Records, Divorce Records, Genealogy, Marriage Records, Vital Records View Louisiana Department of State Vital Records Registry Office birth records, including instructions for basic and advanced search links. Search Records

Louisiana Obituaries Birth Records, Death Records, Divorce Records, Genealogy, Marriage Records, Vital Records Search Louisiana obituaries by last name, first name, event date and keyword. Search Records

Louisiana Secretary of State Vital Records Birth Records, Death Records, Divorce Records, Genealogy, Marriage Records, Vital Records View Louisiana Secretary of State vital records, including birth and death certificates. Search Records

Louisiana Secretary of State's Office Death Records Birth Records, Death Records, Divorce Records, Genealogy, Marriage Records, Vital Records Search Louisiana Secretary of State's Office death records by deceased's name, parish, age, month, day, or year. Search Records

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

Louisiana State Registrar's Office Vital Records Birth Records, Death Records, Divorce Records, Genealogy, Marriage Records, Vital Records View Louisiana State Registrar's Office vital records, including information for requesting copies, current service fees, and vital records partners. Search Records

St. Martin Parish Clerk of Court Website Birth Records, Court Records, Death Records, Divorce Records, Employee Directory, Marriage Records, Vital Records View St. Martin Parish Clerk of Court home page, including hours, phone number, and address. Search Records

St. Tammany Parish Clerk of Court Website Birth Records, Court Records, Death Records, Divorce Records, Employee Directory, Marriage Records, Vital Records View St. Tammany Parish Clerk of Court home page, including hours, phone number, and address. Search Records

West Baton Rouge Parish Genealogy Records Birth Records, Death Records, Divorce Records, Genealogy, Marriage Records, Vital Records View West Baton Rouge Parish genealogical records, including obituaries, birth records and biographies. Search Records

West Baton Rouge Parish Library Website Birth Records, Death Records, Divorce Records, Employee Directory, Genealogy, Marriage Records, Vital Records View West Baton Rouge Parish Library home page including youth services, research help, staff stories, and upcoming events. Search Records

West Carroll Parish Death Certificates & Records Death Records, Genealogy, Vital Records Find West Carroll Parish, Louisiana death records, and learn about the fees and process for requesting copies of certified death certificates. Search Records

West Carroll Parish Genealogy Records Birth Records, Death Records, Divorce Records, Genealogy, Marriage Records, Vital Records View West Carroll Parish genealogical records, including obituaries, birth records and biographies. Search Records

West Feliciana Clerk of Court Website Birth Records, Court Records, Death Records, Divorce Records, Employee Directory, Marriage Records, Vital Records View West Feliciana Clerk of Court home page, including hours, phone number, and address. Search Records

West Feliciana Clerk of Court's Office Marriage Applications Birth Records, Court Records, Death Records, Divorce Records, Genealogy, Marriage Records, Vital Records View West Feliciana Clerk of Court's Office marriage license, including document requirements, age requirement, license expiry, and license cost. Search Records

West Feliciana Parish Death Certificates & Records Death Records, Genealogy, Vital Records Find West Feliciana Parish, Louisiana death records, and learn about the fees and process for requesting copies of certified death certificates. Search Records

West Feliciana Parish Genealogy Records Birth Records, Death Records, Divorce Records, Genealogy, Marriage Records, Vital Records View West Feliciana Parish genealogical records, including obituaries, birth records and biographies. Search Records

Winn Parish Death Certificates & Records Death Records, Genealogy, Vital Records Find Winn Parish, Louisiana death records, and learn about the fees and process for requesting copies of certified death certificates. Search Records

Find Louisiana Death Records

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

Find Louisiana Death Records, including:
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  • Certified death certificates
  • Copies of death certificates and records
  • Louisiana death index documents
  • Genealogical records
Find Death Records in Louisiana

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

Where to find Louisiana Death Certificates

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

Louisiana Genealogy

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