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Where to find Obituaries Online

Many people are confused about where to find obituaries online. More and more newspapers are no longer publishing them. People are left wondering where to find recent newspaper obituaries as well as ..
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What to write in Newspaper Obituaries, Death Notices and ..

There are subtle differences between Newspaper Obituaries, Death Notices and Funeral Obituaries. Knowing what to write for each can save you money, time and frustration. Here is a checklist and ..
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What do I write in an Obituary?

Before you start you need to know what to write in an obituary and what is allowed by the newspaper. Obituaries are restricted in length and some newspapers don’t publish them at all. Knowing ..
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Using Obituaries to Create a Family Timeline

Obituaries offer dates and events about a particular family member that can be plotted on a timeline. You could create a timeline for each person starting with date of birth, or you could combine the .
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Using Newspaper Obituaries to Locate Lost Family

If you’ve lost touch with a part of your family or you are looking for ancestral ties, the best place to start looking is in newspaper obituaries. Surviving family is usually listed. If ..
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Obituary Writing Tips

As you write an obituary, there are many things to keep in mind; these obituary writing tips will help you complete the obituary accurately and with a focus more on the life than the death. What is ..
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Newspaper Obituaries are disappearing!

Anyone involved in genealogy research or anyone who reads obituaries has surely noticed that the newspaper obituaries sections are getting smaller and smaller every year. It’s been going on for .
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Maximizing Genealogical Value of Obituaries

Obituaries offer a wealth of information about your family. They have important facts about the deceased and important dates that you can use to piece together clues about the history of your family. .
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How to Handle Delicate Issues When Writing Obituaries

The circumstances of someone’s life and death are not always easy to talk about. Especially in an obituary that could be the only article ever written about someone, and used for generations to .
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How Genealogists Use Obituaries to Search Online Ancestors

One of the first things genealogists or anyone searching for their ancestry should do is find clues in obituaries. Obituaries are hidden gems of information about people. They are the final report on .
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How do I write an Obituary?

Writing an obituary can be a daunting task so often funeral homes and mortuaries will write the obituary for you based on the information you provide to them. Once you have collected the information ..
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How do I write a funeral resolution?

You have been asked to write and give a funeral resolution at a funeral, but need some guidance as to what to say. The first thing is to make sure you understand what a funeral resolution really is. ..
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How do I write a Eulogy?

You have been asked to write and give a eulogy at a loved one’s funeral, but need some guidance as to what to say. It is not easy to write a eulogy for someone you loved as soon as you hear of ..
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Avoid Pitfalls when Writing Obituaries

These are the common pitfalls people run into when writing obituaries. These mistakes make the difference between a good obituary and a meaningful obituary. Learn how you can avoid these pitfalls ..
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Avoid Identify Theft from Obituaries

Identity theft even applies to the dead. Write your obituaries with identity theft in mind because the deceased’s identity is an irresistible target for thieves. There are tips that you can ..
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Writing Your Own Obituary

It may seem a little strange to write your own obituary, but actually, it is the best way to write what you want others to know about you after you have passed on. It is a great way to help your ..
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Avoid Identify Theft From Obituaries

Identity theft even applies to the dead. Write your obituaries with identity theft in mind because the deceased's identity is an irresistible target for thieves. There are tips that you can follow to .
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