First published in 1849 in London, Ontario, the London Free Press
serves a population of about 400,000. This database is a collection of obituaries that appeared in the newspaper between September 1998 and January 1999. Containing many entries from the southwestern Ontario region, each record provides the decedent's name, birth date, residence, death location, and death date. Many records also provide information regarding spouse, marriage date, parents, siblings, children, grandchildren, and cemetery of burial. With over 2300 records and about 15,000 names, this database can be a useful source of information to those seeking deceased London area residents.
This database may contain obituaries for persons who died in Chatham, Windsor, Wallaceburgh, and Sarnia, as well as smaller towns in the area.