See https://wiki.familysearch.org/en/New_York_Vital_Records_Index_(FamilySearch_Historical_Records) for more information on this source collection. Name index to death and burial records from the state of New York. Microfilm copies of these records are available at the Family History Library and Family History Centers. This set contains 701,396 records. Due to privacy laws, recent records may not be displayed. The year range represents most of the records. A few records may be earlier or later.