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Death Certificate from Douglas County

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Re: Death Certificate from Douglas County

Posted: 13 Jan 2014 1:29PM GMT
Classification: Query
My gf died in Douglas Co in the 30's.
His DC gives Name, DOD, POD, and COD.
In addition it gives his occupation, father's name & POB, mother's name & POB.
Name of informant (usuially a relative) & address, name of undertaker, name of cem. & date of bur.

Once you know the place of burial, you might want to contact the cemetery, to see if they can provide any additional info. Some years ago, I hit the "mother-load". The cemetery rec not only contained the usual info, but also the names of any close surviving relatives!

Word of caution - Veracity of Info on cert. depends on info given and info recorded. Usually great, but sometimes....for instance my father's cousin d. in MN and the mother listed was actually her aunt!

Good luck!
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rickathedj 11 Jan 2014 2:42AM GMT 
Zelekis 12 Jan 2014 10:20PM GMT 
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