An Online New York State Death Index

I just noticed that there is online genealogical index for deaths that occurred in New York State (excluding New York City) from 1957 to 1962. It is listed on the website www.health.ny.gov/metrix. An online New York State death index seemed like exciting news, so I contacted the New York State Department of Health and asked if they had plans to add more years to the index. They informed me that because of staffing and fiscal constraints, they have no plans to continue the project.

This entry was posted in Uncategorized. Bookmark the permalink.

One Response to An Online New York State Death Index

  1. Christine Caraher says:

    Perhaps more of us should contact and ask? That may just spur them to enlarge this project; if not this year, there’s always the next, or the next…

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

*

You may use these HTML tags and attributes: <a href="" title=""> <abbr title=""> <acronym title=""> <b> <blockquote cite=""> <cite> <code> <del datetime=""> <em> <i> <q cite=""> <strike> <strong>