Tompkins County Death Records Search (New York)

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


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Tompkins County Clerk's Office Genealogy Records http://tompkinscountyny.gov/cclerk/geneal View Tompkins County Clerk's Office genealogical research information, including birth, death, census and marriage records.

Tompkins County Death Certificates & Records http://tompkinscountyny.gov/health/vitals/death Find Tompkins County, New York death records, and learn about the fees and process for requesting copies of certified death certificates.

Tompkins County Historian Division Website http://tompkinscountyny.gov/historian View Tompkins County Historian Division general information including brochures, maps and contact information.

Tompkins County Public Library Database http://tcpl.org/research/databases.php View Tompkins County Public Library databases & articles online for a list of resources available to the library patron.

Find Tompkins County Death Records

Tompkins County Death Records are documents relating to an individual's death in Tompkins County, New York. These can include Tompkins County death certificates, local and New York State death registries, and the National Death Index. Death Records are kept by Vital Records Offices or Tompkins 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 Tompkins County, NY
  • How to get copies of Death Records
  • What information is part of the death index
  • What genealogists use Tompkins County vital records for