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Tennessee, death records : 1914-1965

Manuscript/Manuscript on Film
English
Nashville, Tennessee : Filmed by the Tennessee State Library & Archives, 1981-2012
863 microfilm reels ; 35 mm. ; 16 mm.

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Tennessee, Death Records are available online, click here.

Microfilm of original records at the Tennessee State Library and Archives in Nashville, Tennessee.

The state of Tennessee began official vital registration of deaths in 1914.

NOTE: If the person searched for is not within this record, search the county level, not all records reached the state.

Includes soundex at the beginning of each year.

Includes general index with some volumes individually indexed.

The index lists name, county, date, and page number.

Some certificates are out of place according to the date of death but are in numerical order. The last film for each year contains certificates with death dates not filmed in chronological order.

Some retakes are at the end of the microfilm.

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