Finding Living and Recently Deceased People in the USA
Online Tools For Adoptees, Genealogists and Missing Persons Searchers
People Finding Tools
The companies listed here charge a fee for their search results. Along with name & address (and usually telephone number), results will sometimes include age or other helpful clues. There are many people finding companies on the Internet. The companies listed here are merely suggestions. There is no guarantee of success. See additional disclaimers at the link below.
Telephone Books, Area Codes and Reverse Lookups
Social Security Information - Death Index and Numbers
U.S. Post Office
Birth, Marriage, Divorce and Death Records
Finding Dates of Birth
Here are some online 20th Century-era (or earlier) birth indexes. The indexes marked "fee-based" are part of an Ancestry subscription.
Adoption Searching and Registries