Access through Ancestry Library Edition - Search under the Birth, Marriage & Death category - New York Death Newspaper Extracts, 1801-1890. Digitized version of Gertrude A. Barber's extracts of deaths recorded in the "Brooklyn Eagle" (1841-1890) and the "New York Evening Post" (1801-1890).
Access Locations: Stephen A. Schwarzman Building, New York Public Library for the Performing Arts, Dorothy and Lewis B. Cullman Center, Schomburg Center for Research in Black Culture, Science, Industry and Business Library (SIBL), All Branch Libraries
Subjects: Genealogy; New York City History
Notes: This database is an index to these extracts, with corresponding images. The extracts from the "Brooklyn Eagle" cover the years 1841-1890. However, Ancestry.com does not currently have Volume 2 of this series and so the years 1846-1850 are missing from this database. The extracts from the "New York Evening Post" cover the years 1801-1890. The amount of information included in this database varies according to the amount of information provided in the original record. The following pieces of information may be recorded for an entry: Name of deceased Date of death Date record appeared in the newspaper Name of newspaper in which the individual appeared in Last residence Spouse's or other family members' names Name of cemetery where buried
Dates of Coverage: 1801-1890
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