Welcome to the New Jersey Obituary Links Page

Welcome to the New Jersey obituaries page, where you will find links, databases, and resources that will help you find obituaries and vital records related information. If you are looking to find a copy of a specific obituary, biographic/public records data, or a copy of the official death certificate from person who died in New Jersey, then please follow the following steps:


1 Search the Local Newspapers Archives
Once you have the name, place, and date of death then you can search the local newspapers archives for a copy of the obituary posting. You can access our free list of all the newspapers and their obituary sections for the state of New Jersey.
2 Search other Free and Paid Resources
If you do not want to search the local newspapers, then we recommend the following resources and companies, who can provide this information. Many offer both free and paid services which can you help you find obituary and biographic information.
3 Get an Official Death Certificate
If you are looking for an official copy of a death certificate then please read the specific instructions of how to order death certificates.
4 Further Genealogical Research
If you are a genealogist, we also have aggregated a list of genealogy resources by state. You can try these genealogy focused resources, which are organized by county and state.

Search Tools and Resources

Instruction for obtaining a copy of a New Jersey Death Certificate

To order Death Certificates you can contact the New Jersey Department of Vital Records which is listed below. If you want to order online you can use the following link to order a death certificate.

Death Certificate for New Jersey

Event: Death

Cost of copy: $25.00 for initial copy. Additional copies of the same record ordered at the same time are $2.00 each.

Please visit the New Jersey Vital Statistics website for the most up to date information regarding ordering options and information or call toll-free at 1-866-649-8726.

Remarks: The State Bureau of Vital Statistics and Registration maintains records from 1901 to present.

All requests must include a copy of the requestor's valid identification, payment of the appropriate fee and proof of relationship to the individual listed on the vital record.

A State or local Registrar may issue a certified copy of a vital record only to persons who establish themselves as the subject of the vital record, the subject's parent, legal guardian or legal representative, spouse, child, grandchild or sibling, if of legal age, to a State or Federal agency for official purposes, pursuant to court order or under other emergent circumstances as determined by the Commissioner. All other applicants will be issued a Certification that state the document is not for identification or legal purposes.

Directory of New Jersey Obituary and Genealogy Resource Links
Below are obituary resource links organized by county. Please contact us if you would like to add your site.

Looking for the obituary section for a local newspaper? Please search through our full list of New Jersey Newspapers and access their online obituary sections. Click here to access New Jersey Newspapers.
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New Jersey Obituary Search Engine I
Statewide New Jersey Obituary Collection
New Jersey Obituary and Death Notice Archive
Honor Students Archive - New Jersey Students
New Jersey Obituary Search Engine II
New Jersey Cemetery Inscriptions Search Engine
New Jersey Public Notices Search Engine (Non-genealogy)
New Jersey Marriages Search Engine - NEW LINK!
Hunterdon County, New Jersey Marriages, 1795-1875
Hunterdon County Democrat Early Transcriptions
Larison's Corner Cemetery Inscriptions
Barber Cemetery Inscriptions

Atlantic Co.

Atlantic County Obituary Search Engine
Atlantic City Press Plus
Pleasant Mills Cemetery Inscriptions

Bergen Co.

The Bergen Record
Obituaries from the Rutherford Commercial Leader, Nov. 3, 1983 & Nov. 10, 1983
Westwood Cemetery Inscriptions
The French Burying Ground Cemetery Inscriptions
Methodist Episcopal Cemetery Inscriptions
Ponds Reformed Dutch Cemetery Inscriptions
Sturr Cemetery Inscriptions
Ramapo Lutheran Church Cemetery Inscriptions
Bergen Marriages 1666-1788

Burlington Co.

Burlington County Times Obituary Archive 2002-current
Burlington County Obituary Search Engine
Courier-Post Online
Burlington County Times
Bradley Funeral Home Obituaries
Mount Holly Cemetery Inscriptions
Burlington County Births
Burlington County Cemetery Inscriptions
Wrightstown Methodist Cemetery Inscriptions
Medford Baptist Cemetery Inscriptions
Moorestown Friends Cemetery Data

Camden Co.

Courier Post Obituary Archive 2002-current
Gloucester City News
Courier-Post Online
Atco Cemetery Inscriptions
Berlin Cemetery Inscriptions
Bates Mill Cemetery Inscriptions
Haddonfield Baptist Cemetery Inscriptions
Hopewell Cemetery Inscriptions
Waterford Episcopal Cemetery Inscriptions
Winslow Methodist Cemetery Inscriptions
J. G. Shinn Cemetery Inscriptions
1934 Collingswood High School Yearbook

Cape May Co.

Radzieta Funeral Home Obituaries

Cumberland Co.

The Daily Journal Obituary Archive 1999-current
Bridgeton Evening News
The Press of Atlantic City Obituaries

Essex Co.

Montclair Times Obituaries
- Search Engine repaired link!!!
Miscellaneous Essex County Obituaries I
Miscellaneous Essex County Obituaries II
Miscellaneous Essex County Obituaries III
Miscellaneous Essex County Obituaries IV
Miscellaneous Essex County Obituaries V
Miscellaneous Essex County Obituaries VI
Miscellaneous Essex County Obituaries VII
Essex County Cemetery Inscriptions
East Orange High School Yearbook - 1916

Gloucester Co.

Courier-Post Online

Hudson Co.

The Observer repaired link!!!
Miscellaneous Hudson County Obituaries I
Miscellaneous Hudson County Obituaries II
Hudson County Cemetery Inscriptions

Hunterdon Co.

Hunterdon County Democrat Early Transcriptions

Mercer Co.

Trenton Obituary Indexes
Mill Hill Obituaries
The Trenton Times Obituaries (Current)
Miscellaneous Mercer County Obituaries I
Miscellaneous Mercer County Obituaries II
Miscellaneous Mercer County Obituaries III
Miscellaneous Mercer County Obituaries IV
Miscellaneous Mercer County Obituaries V
Miscellaneous Mercer County Obituaries VI
Trenton Evening Times (Misc. 1891-1909) (Ancestry)
Trenton Evening Times (1895-1897) (Ancestry)
The Trenton Times (Misc. 1883-1906) (Ancestry)
St. Hedwig's Cemetery Inscriptions

Middlesex Co.

Middlesex County Obituary Search Engine
Flynn Funeral Home Obituaries
Middlesex County Cemetery Inscriptions

Monmouth Co.

The Asbury Park-Press Obituary Archive 1999-current
Asbury Park Press
Allentown Morning Call Search Engine
Home News Tribune repaired link!!!
Waitt-Nelms Funeral Home Obituaries
Red Bank Register Newspaper Extractions Yahoo! Group - free membership required
Ocean Grove Memorial Home Obituaries 2002
Ocean Grove Memorial Home Obituaries 2003
Ocean Grove Memorial Home Obituaries 2004
Ocean Grove Memorial Home Obituaries 2005
Obits: 1913-1919: A-G Index for the Asbury Park Evening Press
Obits: 1913-1919: A-G Index for the Asbury Park Evening Press
Obits: 1913-1919: H-Q Index for the Asbury Park Evening Press
Obits: 1913-1919: R-Z Index for the Asbury Park Evening Press
Obits: 1943 Index for the Asbury Park Evening Press
Obits: Ocean Grove Record, 1882 [Selected obits]

Morris Co.

The Daily Record Obituary Archive
The Daily Record
The Madison Eagle - Search Engine repaired link!!!
The Roxbury Register Obituaries - Search Engine
Jefferson Twp. Deaths
Death Notices from Genius of Liberty
Morris County, New Jersey Cemetery Inscriptions
Morris County Cemetery Inscriptions
Morris County Marriage Search Engine
Mt. Olive Presbyterian Church Marriages
Mt. Hope Methodist Marriages
Jefferson Twp. Marriages
Marriages - First Presbyterian Church

Ocean Co.

Ocean County Obituary Search Engine
Cassville Cemetery Inscriptions
Ocean County Cemetery Inscriptions

Passaic Co.

Passaic County Obituary Index
The Macopin Death Book

Salem Co.

Today's Sunbeam repaired link!!!
Salem County, New Jersey Genealogical Records
Newspaper articles regarding Salem County, New Jersey families
Olivet Cemetery Inscriptions
Chestnut Grove Cemetery Inscriptions A-G
Chestnut Grove Cemetery Inscriptions H-Q
Chestnut Grove Cemetery Inscriptions R-Z

Somerset Co.

Bridgewater Courier News Obituary Archive 1999-current

Sussex Co.

Sussex County Marriages
Branchville Cemetery Inscriptions
Vaughn Cemetery Inscriptions
North Church Cemetery at Hardyston Inscriptions
Sparta Cemetery Inscriptions
Stillwater M.E. Cemetery Inscriptions

Union Co.

Courier-News - Archives
Evergreen Cemetery Inscriptions
Rahway Public Cemetery Inscriptions
Plainfield Burial Ground Cemetery Inscriptions

Warren Co.

Warren County Obituary Search Engine
Warren County Obituaries (USGenWeb FTP)
Swayze/Hildebrant Cemetery Inscriptions

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