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11548Re: Looking for Death record

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  • kim_donley
    Jul 3, 2008
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      Can u give us a name and some dates? I have Newspaper archive and
      can see if i can find an obit there. There is also RAOGK u can try
      there.............KIM


      --- In genealogyresearchclub@yahoogroups.com, "xdaysofyouthx"
      <xdaysofyouthx@...> wrote:
      >
      > I have one big hole in my genealogy research. My great grandmother
      > has no record of death. There is no death certificate or record on
      > file, no record at the cemetery where she should have been buried
      (the
      > only one in town, her husband who died 50 years later is there, and
      > they attended the cemetery's church). She would have died between
      > 1925-1927.
      >
      > She gave birth to a son in 1925 and by 1927 her husband was
      remarried
      > and had a son with the new wife. We have used ancestry.com, the
      city
      > library where all deaths in the county are recorded, and town hall
      of
      > where she lived. Also, there is no possibility of divorce, my
      > grandmother has always said her mother died when she was a kid.
      >
      > I have been advised to look at the health dept. for a burial permit
      > but only funeral directors are apparently allowed to see them.
      Also
      > have been told to look at area funeral homes to see if they have a
      > record. But why would the state, county, and town have no record
      of
      > her death? Why would she be buried somewhere else? The only
      place I
      > have left to look is the church that she married at, maybe she was
      > buried through that cemetery.
      >
      > Anywhere else I could look?
      >
      > Thanks.
      >
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