Saint Paul Pioneer Press and Dispatch
Indexes available at the George Latimer Central Library.
Saint Paul Globe
If a date of death is unknown, determine a date with:
Searching Saint Paul Newspapers, 1849-present
For early dates, each page of the newspaper must be checked, as a death notice could appear anywhere. Headings to look for include:
or as one or two lines in a column reporting an accident.
Beginning around 1910, death announcements are typically found at the beginning of the classified advertisements. In the Sunday newspapers, death announcements were not in any standardized place.
Information on obtaining copies birth, death, and marriage certificates.
Items cataloged as Saint Paul (Minn.) - Biography
Items catalog as Minnesota - Biography
Minnesota & St. Paul Biography Clippings - Indexes early newspapers, Ramsey County History, Grand Gazette, Minnesota History, and other reference materials. Available at the George Latimer Central Library.
Index to Biography File Clippings -- (also known as "the morgue"). Covering 1910 - 1945. Clippings from the Saint Paul Pioneer Press and Dispatch newspapers.