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POSSIBLE SOURCES The following are possible sources for dates and places of: Death Death certificate from state office in state where person died or from county registrar or other official at county courthouse; for guidance in determining whether records may be found in state or county offices or both see HANDY BOOK FOR GENEALOGISTS ( Everton Pub., Inc., P. 0. Box 368, Logan, UT 84321) Obituary (best for date and place of death but not conclusive evidence and should show in what paper printed and date of publication) Morticians? records (usually free) Cemetery records, either original or from copied records (Note carefully– be sure to get clear picture of tombstone inscription if cemetery records are unpublished.) Family Bible records (Note carefully–photocopy must be submitted with proofs and must include title page with date of publication of Bible.) Church … Read entire article »

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