US, Tennessee—Deaths, 1956–1961

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About This Project

  • This project is a collection of death certificates in Tennessee from 1956 to 1961. The records are digital copies of the originals. The records were either handwritten or typed on preprinted forms.

How to Help with This Project

  • If you have not already done so, you must register as an indexing volunteer. To register and to download and install the indexing program, click here for the indexing home page. Click Get Started, and follow the instructions on the page.
  • After you register, click the Begin Indexing link on the indexing home page, and sign in to the indexing program with your username and password. Then click the Download Batch button, and select this project name from the list. To see the project name on the list, you may need to select Show all projects at the top of the Download Batch window.

Skill Level: Beginning

  • This project is recommended for new volunteers who are still becoming familiar with the indexing process and system.

Sample Images

Characteristics and Description

  • This project includes certificates of death.
  • Records are typed or written on pre printed certificates.
  • Each batch contains 10 images.
  • Each image usually contains just one death record.

Records Access

  • The general public can freely access the completed index and links to the digital images online once the collection is published.

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