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.
Carolina Death Index
South Carolina Death Certificates and Index 1915-1955
(requires payment - part of an Ancestry subscription) includes:
digitized statewide death certificates, 1915-1955; Charleston
City death records, 1821-1914; Spartanburg City death records,
1895-1897 & 1903-1914; and Union City death records, 1900 &
South Carolina Newspapers Obituaries Archive (recent)
(individual obituaries can be obtained online for a fee)
includes: Anderson Independent-Mail (1/15/1998-Current);
Bluffton Today (7/1/1999-Current); Charleston Post and Courier
(12/6/1994-Current); Columbia State (12/15/1987-Current);
Greenville News (1/2/1999-Current); Myrtle Beach Sun News
(5/1/1996-Current); Rock Hill Herald (5/1/2004-Current);
Spartanburg Herald-Journal (1/1/2004-Current); and 12 more South