California, Napa and Butte Counties, Obituaries, 1866-1992 is a free collection at FamilySearch with a text-searchable collection and browsable images for obituaries and news stories from Napa County, California and from the town of Paradise in Butte County, California. Indexed records may link to multiple images because there may be articles that continue to multiple newspaper pages.


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What Can I Learn from California Obituaries?

Obituaries  may include:

  • Name of the deceased
  • Age
  • Birth date and place
  • Death date and place
  • Names of parents, spouse or other relatives
  • Name of newspaper, date and place of publication



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