Arizona, Maricopa, Mesa City Cemetery Records, 1885-1960 is a free collection at FamilySearch with a searchable name index and images of cemetery and other records from the Mesa City Cemetery in Arizona.

 

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What Can I Learn from Cemetery Records?

 

These records may include:

  • The name of deceased
  • Death date
  • Burial dates and places
  • Age
  • Cause of death
  • Residence
  • Birth year
  • Names of children
  • Mortuary or undertaker
  • Name of purchaser of the plot
  • Location of the plot

 

 

 

How Can Cemetery Records Help Me Find Other Records?

 

With information from these records you may be able to:

  • Use the birth date listed on the cemetery record to search for birth records
  • Search for the actual death certificate
  • The name of the undertaker or mortuary could lead you to funeral records which often include the names and residences of other family members
  • Search for an obituary in a local newspaper

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