This may require viewing multiple records or images. Keep track of your research in a research log. 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 California Department of Public Health. The following articles will help you in your research for your family in the state of California. Citations help you keep track of places you have searched and sources you have found.
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Here, for example, is how you can find a death certificate:. Get the death place and date information from an index first see resources above for this. Scroll to the bottom of this big list of birth and death certificates to find the INDEX for your time frame and open it.
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Click back to get to the main list of all the birth and death certificates and choose the year and index range for your person, and click. The index number you may find in the state -level California Death Index will not correspond with these death certificates because these are county -level; you need to use the index number found in this data set.
For persons you find in the California Birth Index and California Death Index , you can order a copy of the death certificate via ancestry. Just go to Ancestry. In , confidential marriages became an option in addition to conventional marriages.
Confidential marriage records are available only to the spouses or by court order and cannot be searched using the marriage indexes. See the website above for forms and complete information about fees, procedure, and processing times.