Centers for Disease Control – lists by state where to write for vital records – click on a state; gives dates of available records, where to write, call, click for more ordering information, cost of records, plus sometimes gives added information on where to search for earlier state records.
Michigan County Clerks Directory By county, some dated info; some $ fees increased since posted
Death Indexes – lists by state – for MI lists available online indexes by county & some dead links that are easily “Googled” to get the right URL.
GENDIS – Genealogical Death Indexing System – (Michigan) 1867-1897 deaths in MI; incomplete; records of MI Dept of Community Health
GenWeb (U.S.) Click on a state for their links; free
Michigan GenWeb Links to county Rootsweb & information
Michigan Vital Records Info on records, how to order records online or by mail
Linkpendium – The Definitive Directory 3/4 million US sites
Births, deaths, marriage records online Free & lots of new postings & images added daily
Online Searchable Death Indexes for the USA Also obits, cemeteries, SSDI
Seeking Michigan – MI Death Records (1897-1920) online, has death record images; some transcription difficulties of names, but may search by death year and location to find “lost records” (Bush was transcribed as Bosch); most images readable