See an obituary notice in the Gentleman's Magazine (Feb.
Fred had spent his day seeking obituary information on Annie Quincy Martin.
Even obituary notices were censored.
The obituary in Neuer Nekrolog der Deutschen, pt.
See obituary notice in the Proc. Roy.
See Obituary by John Phillips in Proceedings of Ashmolean Soc., 1868.
1899-1901); obituary notice in The Times, 1 1th January 1890; L.
For a full list of his works see the obituary notice by E.
See obituary notices in the Proc. Lond.
Osborne in The Hibbert Journal for January 1910; also the obituary in The Times (July 16, 1909), and the Life, by Miss M.
An interesting obituary notice on Oxenham was written by Vicesimus, i.e.
357; Annual Biography and Obituary (1837); R.
See also the Letters of Queen Victoria (1907), and the obituary published by The Times, from which some passages have been borrowed above.
Obituary notice in Sv.
See also the obituary notice by H.
He was the possessor of a clear and graceful, if somewhat florid, style, which showed to special advantage in his numerous obituary notices or encomiums (collected and published in three volumes Zur Erinnerung an vorangegangene Freunde, 1888).
Probably the work in connexion with which he is best known is the Jahresbericht ilber die Fortschritte der klassischen Altertumswissenschaft (1873, &c.), of which he was the founder and editor; from 1879 a Biographisches Jahrbuch filr Altertumskunde was published by way of supplement, an obituary notice of Bursian, with a complete list of his writings, being in the volume for 1884.
Clebsch's obituary notice (Abh.
Obituary by W.
The prospectus promised to give an account of the chief books published throughout Europe, obituary notices, a review of the progress of science, besides legal and ecclesiastical information and other matters of interest to cultivated persons.
Partridge was widely deplored in obituary notices and his name was struck off the rolls at Stationers' Hall.
Two or three more collections may be mentioned here - one called Sicriu de aur, " the Golden treasury," by Ioan of Vinii (Sasz-Shebesh, 1688), probably from some Hungarian Calvinistic collection of obituary sermons; and the " Pearls," Margaritare, an anthology made from the Greek homilies of St Chrysostom, Epiphanius, Anastasius Sinaita, &c., and translated from the Greek by the brothers Radu and Serban Greceanu.
For thirty years he took an active part in the business of the Royal Astronomical Society, editing its publications, supplying obituary notices of members, and for eighteen years acting as one of the honorary secretaries.
de Kerbedz, "Sophie de Kowalevski," Benidiconti del circolo mathematico di Palermo (1891); the obituary notice by G.
Matthew Stewart (his eldest son) wrote a life in Annual Biography and Obituary (1829), republished privately in 1838.
Six years after his death Georges de Scudery edited his work with a Tombeau (copy of obituary verses), and a challenge in the preface to any one who might be offended by the editor's eulogy of the poet.
granduncle's obituary that tells about the family blacksmith business.
There's no reason why they couldn't put in the obituary that the deceased was a forty-two long.
It was said in his obituary that he owed his advancement to unwearied assiduity, good talents, and respectability of character.
The most common source of reference for many of the clergy is their obituary which would have been articled in the then diocesan almanac.
fatality statistics, the nearest these ' forgotten ' people ever get to an obituary.
The Guardian obituary describes his roles as juggling " mischievousness, a sardonic wit, and a malicious glee " .
Doug Nye is writing an obituary for the BRDC Bulletin.
obituary published in the Telegraph on 13 Mar 04, the online version is available here.
The Independant newspaper carried an almost full page obituary of Pip on Thursday 31st Aug which you can still read on-line.
The following obituary was published in the April 2002 issue of the " The Green Howards Gazette " .
They may even contain an obituary of your ancestor.
A brief obituary of Sir Rowland Hill, originator of the Penny Postal System.
For a full obituary see the Pub notice board.
Hello Boys, Just to let you know I'm still around, in case I read my own obituary.
obituary notice was lyrical.
obituary writers turned their attention to another subject altogether: the chairman of the hated BBC.
obituary pages aren't topped by the word " Deaths " .
obituary issue published on Saturday 5 April.
Pemberton's conference obituary refers to his staunch fidelity to Methodist discipline in the face of opposition.
obituary thought, how about writing extra short obituaries for famous people who are not dead yet?
Ms Dudley Edwards, in her obituary of her late former husband, Patrick Cosgrave, said he became an ardent English patriot.
An obituary notice by his friend Auguste Chevalier appeared in the Revue encyclopedique (1832); and his collected works are published, Journal de Liouville (1846), pp. 381-444, about fifty of these pages being occupied by researches on the resolubility of algebraic equations by radicals.
Obituary notices of Waitz are to be found in the Historische Zeitschrift, new series, vol.
The following brief review of his mathematical work is quoted from the obituary notice which appeared in the Proceedings of the Royal Society (xxxviii.
An obituary should not be confused with a death notice, which often appears in newspapers too.
An obituary is a free announcement, written by a newspaper reporter, with information supplied by the funeral home.
Be prepared to spend some time looking through stacks of bound volumes of newspapers looking for the obituary.
There are several websites that can provide, or at least help you search for, an old newspaper obituary.
Ancestor Hunt is an obituary search engine for various libraries, universities and other sources, including newspapers.
If the person you are searching for was a prominent figure in any way, there is a good chance there will be an article or obituary about him or her.
If the obituary in question is for a family member, your best research is word of mouth.
What is the best method to conduct obituary searches?
An obituary is a listing or announcement placed in a newspaper for the purpose of letting society know about the death of a person.
Some of the sites listed below are free, while others charge a modest fee to obtain an obituary listing.
Using an obituary template to write a funeral or death notice can make the daunting task a bit simpler to complete.
Online publications save time and money when out-of-state friends and relatives want to view an obituary.
Individuals today can create web pages memorializing the person who has died or they can add the obituary information to one of the many memorial websites available.
Using a template or a format to write up an obituary will ensure that you include all of the pertinent information about the individual who died.
Just think of the obituary template as a checklist, filling in or marking off each section as it is completed.
The obituary template for standard obituaries placed in a print newspaper is very basic.
In most cases, you or the funeral director fill in the information requested on a data sheet and an obituary writer from the newspaper will write up the information.
Armchair Advice has a written up a fake obituary as an example of what to include.
ObitNow has a free online form that you can fill in and it will generate a written obituary.
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A free memorial obituary template will guide you on constructing an announcement of the death of a loved one.
When you are the one writing an obituary, you will need to spend some time gathering the needed information on the deceased.
As you study the free memorial obituary template you plan to use, you will be advised as to where the photo should be placed.
As you search, you will want to look for an obituary template so that you can be sure you have written your announcement in the proper way.
Microsoft Office Word Obituary Template allows you to download a checklist so that you can make sure you have included what you need in your announcement.
Free Obituary Templates will help you with short obituaries that you can view.
Before sending your obituary off to the newspaper for print, be sure you have taken time to proofread your words.
Send the memorial obituary to family and friends who might not have access to your local newspaper.
The Southwest Michigan Obituary Index has over 89,000 listings from Allegan, Berrien, Cass, Kalamazoo and Van Buren Counties through the year 2000.
Macomb County has a searchable obituary index, which is searchable by surname.
The Saginaw Public Library maintains an obituary index spanning back to the early 1900s for Saginaw County.
While you won't find a website that will provide you with free public death records, you can find death information without cost by searching for an obituary.
Even though some institutions may not accept an obituary as proof of death, you can use it for informational purposes.
Not all websites will have record of all [[Obituary Searches|obituaries], so you may have to try a few different sites.
An obituary can tell you a lot about the deceased such as date and cause of death, surviving relatives, and place of burial.
If they are unable to help you, try visiting the local library because they may have newspapers on microfilm that you can search through to find the obituary.
Visit Texas Death Indexes for a list of useful resources including Texas newspapers and their obituary purchase policies, links to Texas county death indexes and Texas county cemetery databases.
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You may be able to read the person's obituary from Ancestry.com and look at tombstone transcriptions from cemeteries on the website, Interment.net.
An obituary usually includes the name and address of the cemetary where your family member was buried.
Hunt's obituary search engines cover historical newspapers on record, the death index, the Social Security death index, the RootsWeb obituary search and other search engines.
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CA Obituary Search Engines covers historical newspapers on record, the death index, the Social Security death index, the RootsWeb obituary search and other search engines.
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