Ann Arbor Township, Michigan Death Records
Ann Arbor Township was formed in 1827, as part of Washtenaw County, Michigan Territory. The township is located in the northeast quadrant of the county and much of the city of Ann Arbor is now located within its boundaries. The Ann Arbor Township death records held at the Bentley Historical Library date from 1897 to 1943.
The type and density of information contained in each record may vary, however, in most cases the death record will include the following information for each deceased:
- Date of death
- Marital status including spouse's name
- Age at death
- Cause of death and other contributing factors
- Disposition of body including cemetery and undertaker
These records also contain information about the deceased's parents, such as:
- Father's name
- Mother's maiden name
- Certification by the attending physician or coroner,
- Date of the registration of the death.
The actual death records are not online, but the Bentley Historical Library staff has prepared a table containing basic information about each person in the Ann Arbor Township, Michigan death records, including:
- The name of the deceased
- Father's and mother's names
- Date of death.
The table is an alphabetical listing by last name. Researchers should be aware that there might be multiple spellings of the same name.
We would be happy to photocopy the original records. If you would like to obtain the information for an individual from the listing, please contact us at Bentley.firstname.lastname@example.org . In addition to your name and mailing address, please include the name and death date of the individual of interest.
To see an example of the Ann Arbor Township, Michigan death records, click here.