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California, Mendocino County, Ukiah, Russian River Cemetery District, Index to Burials, 1850-1990
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Ukiah, Mendocino, California, 
United States
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Record Description
Record Type Cemetery
Collection years 1850-1990
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What is in This Collection?[edit | edit source]

This collection consists of index to burials for cemeteries within the Russian River Cemetery District for the years 1850-1990. The Russian River Cemetery District was formed on July 1, 1951, with the consolidation of the Masonic Cemetery (Eversole), Old Fellows Cemetery, Christian Cemetery, Baptist Cemetery, Methodist Cemetery, and St. Mary's Catholic Cemetery. Microfilm of the card index is kept by the Russian River Cemetery District in Ukiah, California.

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

The following information may be found in these records:

  • The name of the deceased
  • Birth date
  • Death date
  • Address

  • Next of kin
  • Plot number

Collection Content[edit | edit source]

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

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  • The name of the individual
  • The approximate date of death
  • County of residence

Search the Index[edit | edit source]

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

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

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

  • Search for the death record or certificate
  • Search for an obituary in a local newspaper
  • Use the information found to search for the family in census records
  • Look for church records
  • Search the county and state for other vital records such as birth and marriage

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

Research Helps[edit | edit source]

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Citing This Collection[edit | edit source]

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