Source:Ohio, United States. RB Hayes Ohio Obituary Index

Source Ohio Obituary Index [database]
Author Hayes Presidential Center
various public libraries of Ohio
Place Ohio, United States
Year range 1810 - 2009
Subject Obituaries
Publication information
Type Miscellaneous
Publisher Rutherford B. Hayes Presidential Center
Date issued ca. 1970-
Place issued Fremont, Ohio
Hayes Presidential Center, and various public libraries of Ohio. Ohio Obituary Index [database]. (Fremont, Ohio: Rutherford B. Hayes Presidential Center, ca. 1970-).
Rutherford B. Hayes Presidential Center website
Ancestry.com website

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The Ohio Obituary Index contains over 1.5 million entries from as far back as the 1810s right up to the present. has now published that database (free) which has raised the public's awareness of the database and orders for obituary copies from the Rutherford B. Hayes Presidential Center have quadrupled over last year, according to the Port Clinton News Herald. Orders now come in from across the nation and all over the world. This has been a definite win-win situation for and the Hayes Center.

You can access the database for free at the Hayes website. Go to [].

Even if you’re not an subscriber, you can tap into the more powerful search index. On go to [the database] and you will see the search options shown to the right. However, as a non-subscriber, to see all the details of a search result, you must click the link to the Hayes Center website shown at the left of the results page.