Washington Death Records Search

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


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Bellingham City Bayview Cemetery Burial Records View Bellingham City Bayview Cemetery interment list by first and last name.

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

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Washington State Archives Death Records Search Washington State Archives for digital death records and information.

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

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Find Washington Death Records

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

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

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

Where to find Washington Death Certificates

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

Washington Genealogy

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