Utah, Obituaries from Utah Newspapers - FamilySearch Historical Records/Known Issues
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| This article lists issues previously reported for this collection and
may provide solutions or workarounds to those issues.
Known Issues[edit | edit source]
Examine the image, if possible, prior to accepting the indexed record as valid.
- Poor image quality contributed to indexing errors in dates and spelling of names and places.
- Incomplete death information, for example, "died last Monday," from obituaries contributed to incorrect death dates.
- The non-standardization of obituaries, as opposed to standardized state death certificates, contributed to indexing errors in death dates and relationships to the deceased.
- Multiple listings of obituaries on a single image contributed to missing names or incorrect reporting of death dates or relationships.
- The link on the record detail page, Images Available can return the wrong image. There is no feature to browse nearby images to find the correct one.
- Go to the Utah, Obituaries from Utah Newspapers - FamilySearch Historical Records article.
- Go to the Utah, Obituaries from Utah Newspapers, 1850-2005 collection at FamilySearch.org.