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== What is in This Collection? ==
 
== What is in This Collection? ==
This collection contains the New Jersey Death Index, 1901-1903 acquired by Reclaim the Records and donated to FamilySearch for publishing of images and index. Digital images of the originals are held by Reclaim the Records in Mill Valley, California.
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This collection contains the Department of Health. Bureau of Vital Statistics. New Jersey Death Certificates, 1901-1903 acquired by Reclaim the Records and donated to FamilySearch for publishing of images and index. Digital images of the originals are held by Reclaim the Records in Mill Valley, California.
 
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=== Image Visibility ===
=== To Browse This Collection ===  
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== What Can These Records Tell Me? ==  
 
== What Can These Records Tell Me? ==  
The New Jersey Death Index contains:
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The following information may be found in these records:
*The name of the deceased
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*Name of the deceased
*The death certificate number
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*Death certificate number
 
== Collection Content ==  
 
== Collection Content ==  
 
=== Sample Image ===
 
=== Sample Image ===
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== How Do I Search This Collection? ==  
 
== How Do I Search This Collection? ==  
 
Before searching this collection, it is helpful to know:
 
Before searching this collection, it is helpful to know:
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*The approximate year of death
 
*The approximate year of death
 
=== Search the Index ===
 
=== Search the Index ===
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=== How Do I Analyze the Results? ===  
 
=== How Do I Analyze the Results? ===  
Compare each result from your search with what you know to determine if there is a match. This may require viewing multiple records or images. Keep track of your research in a [[Use_Appropriate_Forms#Prepare_a_Research_Log | research log]].
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Compare each result from your search with what you know to determine if there is a match. This may require viewing multiple records or images. Keep track of your research in a [[Use_Appropriate_Forms#Prepare_a_Research_Log |research log]].
 
 
 
== What Do I Do Next? ==
 
== What Do I Do Next? ==
 
=== I Found the Person I Was Looking For, What Now? ===
 
=== I Found the Person I Was Looking For, What Now? ===
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*Add any new information to your records
 
*Obtain the death certificate from New Jersey
 
*Obtain the death certificate from New Jersey
 
*Search for an obituary in local newspapers
 
*Search for an obituary in local newspapers
 
*Search for cemetery records
 
*Search for cemetery records
*Search for the family in probate records
 
 
=== I Can’t Find the Person I’m Looking For, What Now? ===
 
=== I Can’t Find the Person I’m Looking For, What Now? ===
 
*Collect entries for every person who has the same surname  This list can help you identify possible relations that can be verified by records
 
*Collect entries for every person who has the same surname  This list can help you identify possible relations that can be verified by records
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*Standard spelling of names typically did not exist during the periods our ancestors lived in. Try variations of your ancestor’s name while searching the index or browsing through images   
 
*Standard spelling of names typically did not exist during the periods our ancestors lived in. Try variations of your ancestor’s name while searching the index or browsing through images   
 
*Remember that sometimes individuals went by [http://usgenweb.org/research/nicknames.html nicknames] or alternated between using first and middle names
 
*Remember that sometimes individuals went by [http://usgenweb.org/research/nicknames.html nicknames] or alternated between using first and middle names
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=== Research Helps ===
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The following articles will help you in your research for your family in the state of [[New Jersey, United States Genealogy|New Jersey]].
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* [[GuidedResearch:New Jersey|New Jersey Guided Research]]
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* [[New Jersey Research Tips and Strategies|Research Tips and Strategies]]
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* [[Step-by-Step New Jersey Research, 1880-Present|Step-by-Step Research]]
 
== Citing This Collection ==  
 
== Citing This Collection ==  
 
Citations help you keep track of places you have searched and sources you have found. Identifying your sources helps others find the records you used.
 
Citations help you keep track of places you have searched and sources you have found. Identifying your sources helps others find the records you used.
 
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This article describes a collection of records at FamilySearch.org.
New Jersey, 
United States
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Location of New Jersey
Record Description
Record Type Death
Collection years 1901-1929
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What is in This Collection?[edit | edit source]

This collection contains the Department of Health. Bureau of Vital Statistics. New Jersey Death Certificates, 1901-1903 acquired by Reclaim the Records and donated to FamilySearch for publishing of images and index. Digital images of the originals are held by Reclaim the Records in Mill Valley, California.

Image Visibility[edit | edit source]

Whenever possible FamilySearch makes images and indexes available for all users. However, rights to view these data are limited by contract and subject to change. Because of this there may be limitations on where and how images and indexes are available or who can see them. Please be aware some collections consist only of partial information indexed from the records and do not contain any images.

For additional information about image restrictions see Restrictions for Viewing Images in FamilySearch Historical Record Collections.

What Can These Records Tell Me?[edit | edit source]

The following information may be found in these records:

  • Name of the deceased
  • Death certificate number

Collection Content[edit | edit source]

Sample Image[edit | edit source]

How Do I Search This Collection?[edit | edit source]

Before searching this collection, it is helpful to know:

  • The name of the deceased
  • The approximate year of death

Search the Index[edit | edit source]

Search by name on the Collection Details Page.
  1. Fill in the search boxes in the Search Collection section with the information you know
  2. Click Search to show possible matches

How Do I Analyze the Results?[edit | edit source]

Compare each result from your search with what you know to determine if there is a match. This may require viewing multiple records or images. Keep track of your research in a research log.

What Do I Do Next?[edit | edit source]

I Found the Person I Was Looking For, What Now?[edit | edit source]

  • Add any new information to your records
  • Obtain the death certificate from New Jersey
  • Search for an obituary in local newspapers
  • Search for cemetery records

I Can’t Find the Person I’m Looking For, What Now?[edit | edit source]

  • Collect entries for every person who has the same surname This list can help you identify possible relations that can be verified by records
  • If you cannot locate your ancestor in the locality in which you believe they lived, then try searching records of a nearby locality
  • Standard spelling of names typically did not exist during the periods our ancestors lived in. Try variations of your ancestor’s name while searching the index or browsing through images
  • Remember that sometimes individuals went by nicknames or alternated between using first and middle names

Research Helps[edit | edit source]

The following articles will help you in your research for your family in the state of New Jersey.

Citing This Collection[edit | edit source]

Citations help you keep track of places you have searched and sources you have found. Identifying your sources helps others find the records you used.

Collection Citation:
The citation for this collection can be found on the Collection Details Page in the section Citing this Collection.
Record Citation:
When looking at a record, the citation can be viewed by clicking the drop-down arrow next to Document Information.

How Can I Contribute to the FamilySearch Wiki?[edit | edit source]

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Please follow these guidelines as you make changes. Thank you for any contributions you may provide.