Newspaper Obituary Collection

The Tuolumne County miscellaneous newspaper obituary collection is alphabetically indexed. The dates are as early as the mid-1850s and includes notices, obituaries, and estate notices from the Union Democrat, Daily Union Democrat, Banner, Tuolumne Independent, Mother Lode Magnet, and miscellaneous newspapers and the History of Tuolumne County. These are NOT an every issue collection.

By default, an electronic jpg file will be provided of the notice or obituary by ordering here. Upon request, paper copies can be provided. Please email request to

You may order up to two names for $5. For more than two names, simply submit additional PayPal requests. (No account is required as they accept most credit cards.) Or you may download and print the Research Request Form here.

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#1 - Surname, First, Year
#2 - Surname, First, Year

We are continually adding more data to this index, however, the database is updated only after a significant number of births have been added. If you don’t find your information in this database, it is possible that it has been indexed but not yet added to this database. You can return to the Research – Vitals – Obituaries page and request your information there.