Obituaries
'Video thumbnail for Obituary Search Frequently Asked Questions'
2:37
play
Obituary Search Frequently Asked Questions
Obituary Search Frequently Asked Questions

163 views · Oct 6, 2022 theancestorhunt.com

If you are looking for an obituary, you may have some questions as to how to proceed. This video shows you answers to several commonly asked questions.

'Video thumbnail for 	 How to More Easily Find Obituaries in Old Newspapers '
3:42
play
How to More Easily Find Obituaries in Old Newspapers
How to More Easily Find Obituaries in Old Newspapers

3K views · Jun 18, 2021 theancestorhunt.com

There are several techniques that will help you go right to the Obituary section of the newspaper and allow you to more easily find newspaper obituaries online

'Video thumbnail for Obituary Genealogy Guide'
1:28
play
Obituary Genealogy Guide
Obituary Genealogy Guide

89K views · Aug 7, 2022 theancestorhunt.com

Obituaries are one of the favorite articles that genealogy researchers look for in old newspapers. They can be found by searching these online newspapers or by tracking down the obituary via online obituary indexes.

'Video thumbnail for What Is The Future of Obituaries'
3:06
play
What Is The Future of Obituaries
What Is The Future of Obituaries

280 views · Aug 9, 2022 theancestorhunt.com

Obituaries, since around the year 2000, have been transitioning from hardcopy printed newspapers to online obituaries. It seems like a logical change, as more of the information that we consume is also making the same transition from hard copy to online. There are some risks, however, for obituaries to be only available. This video looks at some of these issues.

'Video thumbnail for What is the Difference Between an Obituary, a Death Notice, an Obituary Index and a Death Index? '
1:17
play
What is the Difference Between an Obituary, a Death Notice, ...
What is the Difference Between an Obituary, a Death Notice, an Obituary Index and a Death Index?

551 views · Aug 9, 2022 theancestorhunt.com

The terms "Obituary" and "Death Notice" are often used interchangeably. The definition is stated in this video. When looking for obituaries online, you will come across Obituary Indexes and Death Indexes. There are distinct differences. These definitions are also included in this video, along with some examples. You need to make sure that you are using the data from the correct type of index.

'Video thumbnail for 32 Reasons Why Searching for Obituaries is Like Finding Gold'
4:23
play
32 Reasons Why Searching for Obituaries is Like Finding Gold
32 Reasons Why Searching for Obituaries is Like Finding Gold

33 views · Aug 10, 2022 theancestorhunt.com

The amount of information in an obituary is substantial. It actually is a mini-life story of the deceased. Every word in the obit should be analyzed carefully. This video describes the abundant amount of information that is packed into the obituary.