to the people finders death index records section.
We have compiled a list of death records and information many of these records go back many
years which is a great source of information. Often many of these
sources include information such as death records, death certificate
indexes, death notices & registers, obituaries, probate indexes, and
cemetery & burial records. Please feel free to use this information
free of charge as this information is publicly available online.
Some of this sources may require a payment.
York County Death Indexes includes indexes for affidavits of
death 1877-1958, death records 1893-1906, estate files 1959-1967
& many other records
Pennsylvania Necrology Scrapbook searchable digitized
scrapbooks (from microfilm) of obituaries clipped from
Pennsylvania newspapers from 16 October 1891 to 3 March 1904 -
includes many Civil War veterans (this is a partial index for
this time frame)
Pennsylvania Genealogy Databases at Ancestry
(requires payment) while there is no full state death index
available for PA, you can find birth, marriage, death & other
genealogy records for various PA counties here; also includes
census records and WWI draft cards