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Louisiana, Orleans Parish Death Records and Certificates, 1835-1954


Death records and certificates from the parish of Orleans, Louisiana for years 1835-1954. Up to the year 1942, the information included was informant name, informant residence, name, (color), nativity, age, death date, death place, cause of death, and witnesses. These records were written out in a paragraph form with printed prompts. After 1942, a more traditional death certificate form was used which included parent's names.

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"Louisiana, Orleans Parish Death Records and Certificates, 1835-1954." Database. FamilySearch. : 2 March 2021. Louisiana, Department of Health. Bureau of Vital Records, New Orleans

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