Re: New Researcher with Question
- I have also had good luck with land records. While looking for land
records, I found the only written proof of a death date from 1835 on
one of my line, and all the heirs listed. I think I sat at the
courthouse with my mouth open in amazement for about 5 minutes when I
saw all that. :)
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> As I go further back in time, the existence of death certificates
> become more rare. What is the accepted form of identification in these
> instances? Does gravestone information suffice?