Burke County Death Records Search (North Carolina)

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


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Burke County Death Certificates & Records https://www.burkenc.org/1207/Vital-Records Find Burke County, North Carolina death records, and learn about the fees and process for requesting copies of certified death certificates.

Burke County Public Library Genealogy Records http://www.bcpls.org/historyonline.php View Burke County Public Library history and genealogy page, including research resources.

City of Hickory Genealogy Records http://www.hickorync.gov/content/genealogy View City of Hickory genealogy information and also find more information through the contact number provided.

City of Hickory Library Database http://www.hickorync.gov/content/library View City of Hickory library section and find all the relevant information.

Find Burke County Death Records

Burke County Death Records are documents relating to an individual's death in Burke County, North Carolina. These can include Burke County death certificates, local and North Carolina State death registries, and the National Death Index. Death Records are kept by Vital Records Offices or Burke County Clerk's Offices, which may be run by the state or at the local level.

Learn about Death Records, including:
  • How to search online for Death Records
  • Where to get certified death certificates in Burke County, NC
  • How to get copies of Death Records
  • What information is part of the death index
  • What genealogists use Burke County vital records for