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== What is in the Collection? ==
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== What is in This Collection? ==
This collection consists of a name index and image browse of Idaho Death Certificates from 1911 to 1937 and an index only of Idaho Death Certificates from 1938 - 1961, as well as a name index and image browse of Idaho Death Certificates from 1860-1960. The 1911-1937 certificates are arranged numerically by file number, with a rough chronological arrangement by date of death. The records were acquired from the Department of Health & Welfare in Boise. The 1911 to 1937 collection also includes 38 certificates from the years 1890-1910.
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This collection consists of Idaho Death Certificates from 1911 to 1937, and an index only of Idaho Death Certificates from 1938 - 1961, as well as a name index and images to Idaho Death Certificates from 1860-1960. The 1911-1937 certificates are arranged numerically by file number, with a rough chronological arrangement by date of death. The records were acquired from the Department of Health & Welfare in Boise. The 1911 to 1937 collection also includes 38 certificates from the years 1890-1910.
  
 
Statewide registration of deaths was required by law in 1911. The records are held at the State of Idaho Department of Health and Welfare. Earlier death records that may exist are held at the county level. Statewide registration of deaths began in 1911, and was generally complied with by the early 1920’s.  
 
Statewide registration of deaths was required by law in 1911. The records are held at the State of Idaho Department of Health and Welfare. Earlier death records that may exist are held at the county level. Statewide registration of deaths began in 1911, and was generally complied with by the early 1920’s.  
 
 
 
 
===To Browse This Collection===
 
===To Browse This Collection===
 
{{Collection_Browse_Link
 
{{Collection_Browse_Link
 
 
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|title=Idaho Death Certificates,1911-1937
 
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==What Can These Records Tell Me?==
 
==What Can These Records Tell Me?==
Information found in most Idaho death records may include:  
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The following information may be found in these records:
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'''Death'''
 
*Name of deceased  
 
*Name of deceased  
 
*Date and place of birth  
 
*Date and place of birth  
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== Collection Content  ==
 
== Collection Content  ==
 
=== Sample Image ===
 
=== Sample Image ===
 
 
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Image:Idaho, Death Certificates (08-0408) (12-1060) Death Certificate DGS 4192434_42.jpg|Death Certificate
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Image:Idaho, Death Certificates (08-0408) (12-1060) Death Certificate DGS 4192434_42.jpg|1911 Death Certificate
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== How Do I Search the Collection? ==
 
  
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== How Do I Search This Collection? ==
 
Before searching this collection, it is helpful to know:
 
Before searching this collection, it is helpful to know:
 
 
*The name of the person  
 
*The name of the person  
*The name of a parent or date of the event
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*The date and place of death
 
 
 
=== Search the Index ===
 
=== Search the Index ===
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'''Idaho Death Certificates, 1938-1961'''
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{{Search Collection Link
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| CID=CID2612577
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'''Idaho Death Certificates, 1911-1937'''
 
{{Search Collection Link
 
{{Search Collection Link
 
| CID=CID1546448
 
| CID=CID1546448
 
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=== View the Images ===
 
=== View the Images ===
View images in this collection by visiting the  
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View images in this collection by visiting the '''{{RecordSearch|1546448|Browse Page|access=browse}}''':
'''[https://familysearch.org/search/image/index#uri=https://familysearch.org/recapi/sord/collection/1546448/waypoints Browse Page]'''.
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#Select the '''Filing Number and Year Range''' to view the images
#Select '''Filing Number and Year Range'''
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=== How Do I Analyze the Results? ===
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{{Tip | More images are available in the FamilySearch Catalog at [https://familysearch.org/search/catalog/1546448 Idaho, Death Certificates, 1911-1937]. Some catalog records link to multiple references. In this case, click on a reference to find a camera icon to see images.}}
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.
 
  
  
{{Tip | More images are available in the FamilySearch Catalog at [https://familysearch.org/search/catalog/1546448 Idaho, death certificates, 1911-1937]. Some catalog records link to multiple references. In this case, click on a reference to find a camera icon to see images.}}
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{{Tip|More images are available in the FamilySearch Catalog at [https://familysearch.org/search/catalog/2819280 Idaho, Death Certificates, 1890-1960]. Some catalog records link to multiple references. In this case, click on a reference to find a camera icon to see images.}}
  
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=== How Do I Analyze the Results? ===
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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?==
 
If these are indexes, the original records may contain additional information than was not indexed, or the information might have been indexed incorrectly.  You may want to search for the original record at the [http://search.ancestry.com/search/db.aspx?dbid=6856 Idaho Death Index].
 
 
 
=== I Found the Person I Was Looking For, What Now? ===
 
=== I Found the Person I Was Looking For, What Now? ===
*In case you need to find this record again later, copy the citation below in the [[#Citing This Collection|Citing This Collection]] section.
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*Search for obituaries or cemetery records
*Use the age or estimated birth date to find other county or [[Idaho Vital Records]] such as birth, baptism, marriage, and death records.
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*Use the information found in the record to find family members in census records
*Use the information found in the record to find additional family members in the [[United States Census, 1860 (FamilySearch Historical Records)]] or the [[United States Census, 1900 (FamilySearch Historical Records)]].  Search the state censuses as well.
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*Search the state censuses as well
*Use the information found in the record to find [[https://familysearch.org/wiki/en/Idaho_Probate_Records Idaho Probate Records]].
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*Search for death or burial information in [https://familysearch.org/search/collection/2026973 BillionGraves Index]
*Use the information found in the record to find [[https://familysearch.org/wiki/en/Idaho_Land_and_Property Idaho Land and Property]].
 
*Search for death or burial information in [https://familysearch.org/search/collection/2026973 BillionGraves Index].
 
*If applicable, search for immigration and naturalization records as well.
 
*Repeat this process with additional family members found, to find more generations of the family.
 
 
 
 
 
 
=== I Can’t Find the Person I’m Looking For, What Now? ===   
 
=== I Can’t Find the Person I’m Looking For, What Now? ===   
*If your ancestor does not have a common name, collect entries for every person who has the same surname. This list can help you find possible relatives.
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*If your ancestor does not have a common name, collect entries for every person who has the same surname. This list can help you find possible relatives
*If you cannot locate your ancestor in the locality in which you believe they lived, then try searching a nearby locality.
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*If you cannot locate your ancestor in the locality in which you believe they lived, then try searching a nearby locality
*Try different spellings of your ancestor’s name.
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*Try different spellings of your ancestor’s name
*Remember that sometimes individuals went by [http://usgenweb.org/research/nicknames.html nicknames] or alternated between using first and middle names. Try searching for [http://genealogy.about.com/od/first_names/fl/nickname-given-name-equivalents.htm these names] as well. 
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*Remember that sometimes individuals went by [http://usgenweb.org/research/nicknames.html nicknames] or alternated between using first and middle names
*Check the infobox above for additional FamilySearch websites and related websites that may assist you in finding similar records.
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=== Record Finder===
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Consult the [[Idaho Research Tips and Strategies]] and its Record Finder to search other records
  
 
== Known Issues with This Collection  ==
 
== Known Issues with This Collection  ==
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For a full list of all known issues associated with this collection see the attached [https://familysearch.org/ask/salesforce/viewArticle?urlname=Idaho-Death-Certificates-1911-1937-known-issues&lang=en article]. If you encounter additional problems, please email them to [mailto:support@familysearch.org support@familysearch.org]. Please include the full path to the link and a description of the problem in your e-mail. Your assistance will help ensure that future reworks will be considered.
 
For a full list of all known issues associated with this collection see the attached [https://familysearch.org/ask/salesforce/viewArticle?urlname=Idaho-Death-Certificates-1911-1937-known-issues&lang=en article]. If you encounter additional problems, please email them to [mailto:support@familysearch.org support@familysearch.org]. Please include the full path to the link and a description of the problem in your e-mail. Your assistance will help ensure that future reworks will be considered.
  
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== Citing This Collection  ==
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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.
  
== Citing This Collection  ==
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;Collection Citation:"Idaho, Death Certificates, 1911-1937" Database with images. <i>FamilySearch</i>. <nowiki>http://FamilySearch.org</nowiki> : 14 June 2016. Department of Health and Welfare, Boise.
A citation is a note where you found information. Citations help you keep track of places you have searched and sources you have found. Using citations allow others to find the same information.<br>
 
'''Collection Citation''':  
 
{{Collection citation | text= "Idaho, Death Certificates, 1911-1937" Database with Images. <i>FamilySearch</i>. http://FamilySearch.org : accessed 2017. Citing Department of Health and Welfare, Boise.}} 
 
  
'''Record Citation''' (or citation for the index entry):
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;Collection Citation:"Idaho Death Certificates, 1938-1961." Database. <i>FamilySearch</i>. <nowiki>http://FamilySearch.org</nowiki> : 14 June 2016. Department of Health and Welfare, Boise.
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'''Image Citation'''
 
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{{Collection citation | text= ""Idaho Death Certificates, 1938-1961." Database. <i>FamilySearch</i>. http://FamilySearch.org : accessed 14 June 2016. Citing Department of Health and Welfare, Boise.}}
 
  
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This article describes a collection of records at FamilySearch.org.
Idaho, United States
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Location of Idaho
Record Description
Record Type Death Certificates
Collection years 1911-1961
FamilySearch Resources
Related Websites
Archive
Department of Health and Welfare, Boise


What is in This Collection?

This collection consists of Idaho Death Certificates from 1911 to 1937, and an index only of Idaho Death Certificates from 1938 - 1961, as well as a name index and images to Idaho Death Certificates from 1860-1960. The 1911-1937 certificates are arranged numerically by file number, with a rough chronological arrangement by date of death. The records were acquired from the Department of Health & Welfare in Boise. The 1911 to 1937 collection also includes 38 certificates from the years 1890-1910.

Statewide registration of deaths was required by law in 1911. The records are held at the State of Idaho Department of Health and Welfare. Earlier death records that may exist are held at the county level. Statewide registration of deaths began in 1911, and was generally complied with by the early 1920’s.

To Browse This Collection

You can browse through images in this collection by visiting the browse page for Idaho Death Certificates,1911-1937.

What Can These Records Tell Me?

The following information may be found in these records:

Death

  • Name of deceased
  • Date and place of birth
  • Date and place of death
  • Date and place of burial
  • Gender
  • Race
  • Marital status
  • Age
  • Occupation
  • Parent's names
  • Parent's birth place
  • Genealogical Society of Utah microfilm number
  • Volume, page, and certificate number

Collection Content

Sample Image

How Do I Search This Collection?

Before searching this collection, it is helpful to know:

  • The name of the person
  • The date and place of death

Search the Index

Idaho Death Certificates, 1938-1961

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

Idaho Death Certificates, 1911-1937

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

View the Images

View images in this collection by visiting the Browse Page:

  1. Select the Filing Number and Year Range to view the images



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 research log.

What Do I Do Next?

I Found the Person I Was Looking For, What Now?

  • Search for obituaries or cemetery records
  • Use the information found in the record to find family members in census records
  • Search the state censuses as well
  • Search for death or burial information in BillionGraves Index

I Can’t Find the Person I’m Looking For, What Now?

  • If your ancestor does not have a common name, collect entries for every person who has the same surname. This list can help you find possible relatives
  • If you cannot locate your ancestor in the locality in which you believe they lived, then try searching a nearby locality
  • Try different spellings of your ancestor’s name
  • Remember that sometimes individuals went by nicknames or alternated between using first and middle names

Record Finder

Consult the Idaho Research Tips and Strategies and its Record Finder to search other records

Known Issues with This Collection

Important.png Problems with this collection?
See a list of known issues, workarounds, tips, restrictions, future fixes, news and other helpful information.

For a full list of all known issues associated with this collection see the attached article. If you encounter additional problems, please email them to support@familysearch.org. Please include the full path to the link and a description of the problem in your e-mail. Your assistance will help ensure that future reworks will be considered.

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.

Collection Citation
"Idaho, Death Certificates, 1911-1937" Database with images. FamilySearch. http://FamilySearch.org : 14 June 2016. Department of Health and Welfare, Boise.
Collection Citation
"Idaho Death Certificates, 1938-1961." Database. FamilySearch. http://FamilySearch.org : 14 June 2016. Department of Health and Welfare, Boise.
Record Citation:
When looking at a record, the citation is found below the record.
Image Citation:
When looking at an image, the citation is found on the Information tab at the bottom left of the screen.

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