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Spartanburg Herald/Spartanburg Journal Death Index, 1902-1919
This volume contains the combined indexes of deaths from 1902
Unfortunately, a fire many years ago destroyed all known copies of the Herald and the Journal from January through June 1916. In addition, the originals of the 1916 newspaper that survived were of poor quality, rendering some pages largely indecipherable.
The earlier death notices in newspapers tended to be so brief that the index only provides the name of the decedent, and the date and page number of the newspaper in which it appeared. Later items are indexed to provide additional information when it is listed in the newspaper, such as the decedent’s age, residence or place of death and spouse’s name. More than one citation for the same person indicates either a news article and an obituary, or more than one obituary that contains different information.
Deaths indexed are those with local
connections – people who lived here, were natives of the area or died here. The
indexing region includes
The newspaper is on microfilm in the library's Periodicals Department, located across the atrium from the Kennedy Room./span>
Please let a Kennedy Room staff member know if you need further help with this index.
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Go to Spartanburg Herald and Spartanburg Journal Obituary Index, 1941-2008.
Last Updated: 30 May 2012