West Virginia Deaths

Search thousands of death records from West Virginia and discover your ancestor’s death date, burial place, and the names of other relatives. Attach the record to your family tree and keep building your family’s history.

This index was created from the records found at the Department of West Virginia Arts, Culture and History. The image link will give you access to the original images of the certificate of death. These certificates may provide additional information. Our transcripts record the vital details from the certificates such as,

  • Name
  • Sex
  • Birth year
  • Death date
  • Burial place
  • Father’s name
  • Mother’s name
  • Spouse’s name
  • Image link
  • Notes
  • State
  • Country