Michelle Ann Kratts

Archive for the ‘Deaths’ Category

Funeral Cards

In Deaths, Uncategorized on February 3, 2020 at 9:19 pm

The Lewiston Public Library is collecting Funeral Cards to add to our genealogy research collection. Consider allowing the library to scan yours!

Click the link below for the list of cards. If you would like a digital file of a particular card please email lewgen@nioga.org and we will email the file to you.

Funeral Cards

Check back for updates as we will continue to add to the collection.

 

 

Deaths from the Niagara Falls Gazette, 1862

In Deaths, Niagara Deaths, Niagara Falls Gazette Deaths, Uncategorized on December 17, 2018 at 9:33 pm

Click on the following link for Deaths from the Niagara Falls Gazette, 1862

Deaths from NF Gazette, 1862

Deaths from the Niagara Falls Gazette, 1861

In Deaths, Niagara Falls Gazette Deaths, Uncategorized on December 10, 2018 at 7:51 pm

Deaths 1861

Deaths from the Niagara Falls Gazette, 1860

In Deaths, Niagara Falls Gazette Deaths, Uncategorized on December 4, 2018 at 10:06 pm

1860 Deaths

Niagara Falls, New York, Deaths, 1859

In Deaths, Niagara Deaths, Niagara Falls Gazette Deaths, Uncategorized on November 6, 2018 at 9:04 pm

The following link is to deaths printed in the Niagara Falls Gazette during 1859.

Deaths 1859

 

 

Death; understanding records of death and how our ancestors died

In Deaths, Powerpoints, Uncategorized on March 17, 2018 at 6:23 pm

Death Records

Death and Burial Records

Websites to Check for Death and Burial Records

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Member Deaths at the First Presbyterian Church, Niagara Falls 1831-1864

In Churches, Deaths, Niagara Deaths on July 13, 2016 at 4:14 pm

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Click on the following link to view more early deaths from Niagara Falls. These deaths were extracted from church Membership Dismissal records.

Member Deaths at the First Presbyterian Church

The following link will take you to the Monroe Fordham website where the original church records have been digitized.

http://www.monroefordham.org/churches/First_Presbyterian.html

Early Death Records, Niagara Falls (New York) from St. Peter’s Episcopal Church

In Churches, Deaths, Digital Collections, Niagara Deaths on July 13, 2016 at 2:40 pm

St._Peter's_Episcopal_Church_in_Niagara_Falls,_NY_IMG_1438The following link includes Burial Records from St. Peter’s Episcopal Church, Niagara Falls. These records can be accessed in digital format through http://www.monroefordham.org. These records begin in 1846 and end in 1869.

Burials St. Peter’s Episcopal Niagara Falls

Name Index with Dates of Burials

Please note that these have been carefully transcribed from handwritten records. Some entries are illegible.

Below is a link to the digitized collection:

http://www.monroefordham.org/churches/St_Peters_Episcopal.html

Death records were not officially available in New York State until 1880. Church records are an alternative source for births, marriages and deaths.

1940’s Era Wartime Scrapbook, Niagara Falls (Part V)

In 1940's Era Wartime Scrapbook, Deaths, Digital Collections, Marriages, World War II on May 13, 2015 at 3:14 pm

Thanks to Dave Brooks, librarian from Niagara Falls High School, we are able to share this 1940’s Era Wartime Scrapbook.  Browse through these PDF files and take a trip back in time.  Filled with war stories, marriage announcements and interesting tidbits, it is a treasure of our local history.

For easier viewing, right click to rotate clockwise.

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1940’s Era Wartime Scrapbook, Niagara Falls (Part III)

In 1940's Era Wartime Scrapbook, Deaths, Marriages, Niagara Falls, World War II on May 13, 2015 at 2:18 pm

Thanks to Dave Brooks, librarian from Niagara Falls High School, we are able to share this 1940’s Era Wartime Scrapbook.  Browse through these PDF files and take a trip back in time.  Filled with war stories, marriage announcements and interesting tidbits, it is a treasure of our local history.

For easier viewing, right click to rotate clockwise.

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