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The history of Coffin Plates or casket plates is a long but not very well documented one. Coffin plates are decorative adornments attached to the coffin that contain free genealogical information like the name and death date of the
Originally the manufacture of coffin plates was of course a cottage industry. The plates were made by a variety of craftsmen and woman with varying levels of skill. Wealthy people were able to contract with a skilled metalworker or silversmith and as a result some of the most elaborate plates can rightly be considered works of art. On the other end of the scale many plates were made by the local blacksmith or tinsmith and are of a crude and simple design.
In the late 1840s the first machine made coffin plates began to appear. At first they were simple shapes stamped out of a flat piece of metal. An example of would be the coffin plate of Lucy A Smith who died in 1848. Soon more elaborate shapes with fancy designs stamped on them began to appear and by the 1860s there were literally dozens of shapes and styles from many different manufacturers to choose from. The industrial manufactured coffin plates of course had no names on them. They were in fact just blanks that were intended to be engraved by someone in the local community such as a jeweller or undertaker. As such the quality of the engraving varies wildly.
See a 1790 Coffin Plate makers newspaper advertisment.
In North Americaat the same time that the use of coffin plates was increasing in popularity the practice of removing the plates from the coffin before burial increased. Often the Coffin Plates were never attached to the coffin but displayed on a stand or table next to it. An example of this can be seen in the photo of the coffin plate of Charles Diven Glenn. The coffin plates were removed to be kept as mementos by the loved ones of the deceased. This practice started in the early 1840s and was particularly popular in the North Eastern United States, Maine, Massachusetts, Vermont, New Hampshire, New York, Connecticut and Rhode Island. The farther you get from the Northeastern U.S. the less common the practice becomes. This practice peaked in the late 19th century (1880~1899) and by the 1920s this practice had all but stoped.
In some more rare cases the plates are removed when the grave is disturbed for some reason like cemetery relocation. This is more common in Europe were space for graves is at a premium.
It must be noted that most of the coffin plates on this site are the small decorative kind favored in North America. Not the large breastplate kind that were more popular in England. The Large Breastplate Coffin Plates were so large ( about 12 or 15 inches tall ) they were never intended to be taken home by the family. I have a few examples of the Large Breastplate Coffin Plates at the bottom of this page in the England section.
The usefulness information found on coffin plates varies with each individual plate. Some coffin plates have only a name so are of almost no value to a genealogist as it is almost impossible to know who that individual was. It is however possible to get some idea of when the plate was manufactured as the styles and manufacturing techniques of plates changed over the years. It must be noted however that the plate may have sat in some undertakers inventory for years or even decades before it was used. To help narrow down the date of use one needs to look at the style of engraving that was used as this also changed over time.
However many coffin plates contain much more information than just a name. Most have a date of birth and death and many contain much more. Some coffin plates even contain a photograph of the individual. Below you will find a list of some of the information it is possible to find on a coffin plate.
Unfortunately these valuable resources are scattered and there has not been a single repository for this valuable free genealogy resource until now. It is my intention to create a coffin plate database and a home for the unwanted plates themselves.
Coffin Plate Records on Ancestors At Rest Master Index
Canada and the United StatesNOTE: If the coffin plate has the notation FOUND IN it means that is the location that the coffin plate was found. It is not necessarily the place that the individual lived. Most of the coffin plates on this page are over 100 years old and they may have traveled a long way as they were passed from generation to generation.
A Surnames Coffin Plate Death RecordsGeo W Abbott 1860~1879 Found in U.S.A.
Henry M Adams 1838~1900 Found in U.S.A.
Sarah A Adams 1824~1877 Found in U.S.A.
Sophia Jane Aitcheson 1862~1904 Wellington County Ontario.
Samual Adam 1799~1874
Lucy Andrews 1790~1869
Robert Andrews 1786~1870
Lauuelina Jane Armand 1841~1866 Massachusetts.
Mary M Atherton Found in New England
Wilbert Avery 1860~1890 Found in Massachusetts.
B Surnames Coffin Plate Death RecordsEdward Bailey 1792~1871
Sarah E Bailey 1833~1889 Found in Connecticut
Ada L Baker died 1865 Found in U.S.A.
Jacob Baker Found in New Hampshire
Samuel Baker 1807~1879 Found in Ontario Canada
Emma Ball 1870~1934 Found in NY, NY. USA.
Frank W Ball 1858~1862
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James Banks 1826~1868 Found in Maine.
Peter Banta 1866~1889
Lucy Dell Barnett 1878~1881 Found in RI.
Mary Etta Barker 1851~1898 Found in Ohio.
Aaron K Bates
William Barry 1811~1850 Found in New York
Edith E Barton 1863~1863 Found in Maine
Eliza P Barton 1822~1897 Windsor, Kennebec, Maine
Rufus P Barton 1817~1896 Windsor, Kennebec, Maine
Sarah K Basford 1785~1859 Found in New Hampshire.
Belinda Bean 1814~1891 Found in NH
John Becker 1827~1902
John Becker 1871~1898
George W Benson 1820~1864
Samuel Bicknell age 83
Benjamin Birdsall 1786~1818 New York
James Bigalow 1821~1844 Found in U.S.A.
Vera Irene Bigham 1901~1904 East Zorra, Oxford County, Ontario, Canada
Jennie S Bigham age 19 Found in Kansas USA
Mary Billings 1824~1854 Massachusetts
Theophilus Blake 1774~1863 New Hampshire
Philander Bodwell 1818~1863 Born in Vermont or New Hampshire died in Massachusetts
William Bohen Died in 1886 Found in Connecticut
William A Bolton 1894 ~ 1899 Found in New York
Carmela Bonello 1900 ~1935 Found in N.C, U.S.A.
Michele Bonello 1898 ~1924 Found in N.C, U.S.A.
Benjamin Boothby May be from Maine.
Margaret Boothby May be from Maine.
Bertha Bownes 1889~1905 Found in Connecticut.
Lyman P Bradley 1815~1875 Found in the U.S.
Deborah P Brainard 1810~1873 From New York State
Frances M Brenon Found in the NJ.
Benjamin A Bridges died 1860 Massachusetts and Maine.
Geo E Bridges died 1870 Massachusetts and Maine.
George A Briggs 1849~1871 W Greenwich, Rhode Island.
John Burton Briggs 1852~1871 W Greenwich, Rhode Island.
Lyman Briggs 1840~1912 New York State
Asa Brigham, Cora Brigham, Sherman Brigham, Andrew Brigham Found in Massachusetts.
Mary Taylor Brigham 1838~1912 Found in Massachusetts.
Betsey Brooks 1817~1905 Found in U.S.A.
William Broderick 1823 ~ 1870 Found in U.S.A.
Charles N Brown 1853~1880 Found in Mass.
Jane Brown 1837~1888 Ontario Canada
Joseph Brown Found in New York State U.S.A.
Mary Jane Brown 1861~1886 Lambton County, Ontario Canada
Samuel Brown Found in Illinois
William Brown 1831~1886 Lambton County, Ontario Canada
Mary J Brownell Found in Illinois
Albert Bruner died 1894
Conrad B Bue died 1892
Wingas Buragas 1867~1904 Found in Pa
Mark Burgess 1825~1886 Found in Maine
Alice Burke 1820~1868
Sabrina E. Burnham 1853~1870 Milford, Hillsborough, New Hampshire.
Nancey E. Burnham 1827~1871 Milford, Hillsborough, New Hampshire.
Eddie G Butler 1875~1877 Found in Rochester, New York
Elmer A Butler 1873~1875 Found in Rochester, New York
C Surnames Coffin Plate Death RecordsAlexander Cameron 1806~1889
John Cameron 1795~1887 Ontario, Canada.
Peter Cameron 1824~1901 Found in New York State
John H Carbee 1792~1877 New Hampshire
Jane Carroll 1810~1882 Found in Mass
James Carvill 1803~1876 Twin Falls, Idaho
Howard M Caryl
Charles Caswell 1818~1891
Violet Cattanach 1892~1915
Roy A Chafin 1889 Found in Massachusetts
Henry Chanler 1843~1898
Mary E Chase Aged 38 Found in Massachusetts
Betsey A Cheney 1824~1872 Found in Vermont
Thomas Christie Hasting County Ontario
Edith Christie Hastings County Ontario
Wasilisa Chmut 1880~1921 Found in Texas
Alfred Clark 1821~1901 Found in Ontario Canada
Benjamin F. Clark
Edwin P Clark died 1864
George Clark 1839~1896
John C Clark 1840~1892 May be from Massachusetts.
Margaret C Clark 1810~1904 May be from New Hampshire or Rhode Island.
Martha M Clark 1846~1905 May be from Plymouth, Grafton, New Hampshire.
James Clark 1873~1903 Found in Ontario, Canada
Mary C Clark aged 22 Found in Canada
Mary Etta Clark 1874~1910 Found in Ontario, Canada
Sophronia Clark 1823~1878 Found in Maine
William Wallace Clark 18363~1913 Found in Ohio
Lowell N Clifford 1806~1885 New Hampshire
John Cochran 1788~1881 Found in Canada
D Surnames Coffin Plate Death RecordsMary Dalark 1865~1913 Found in Chicago.
Salbatore Dalark 1844~1913 Found in Chicago.
Annie E Daley Found in New York.
Jane Darling died 1882 Found in PA.
Edgar E Davis 1861~1866 Found in U.S.A.
Josef Davis died 1862 Found in U.S.A.
John Davis 1837~1894 Found in New England
Henrietta Lizzie Davis 1857~1857 Found in U.S.A.
Mary Davis 1790~1868 Found in Mass.
Nancy Davis 1819~1862 Found in U.S.A.
Nancy Davis 1847~1862 Found in U.S.A.
Thomas R Davis 1833~1889 Found in U.S.A.
Albert W Dean died 1880 Found in Ontario, Canada
Charles De Bragg 1846~1857 Found in Mass
Carrie B DeWitt Died 1875 Akron Ind
Edward C Dexter 1847~1865
Henry Dickerson 1837~1910 Found in New Hampshire
Mary Annette Dickinson 1824~1861 Found in Mass
Felix Dombrowski 1885~1925>
William Frank Doe 1840~1872 Born Cambridgeport, Maine ~ Died Chicago, IL
Martha Dougherty 1833~1912
Jennell Douglas 1833~1883
Martin Doyle 1852~1884
Minnie Jane Drake
Betsey L Drew 1798 ~1854
James Dudley 1795~1867 Found in Manchester, Maryland
Mary L Durfee 1856~1864 Found in Rhode Island
John A Duncan 1839~1916 Found in Kingston Ontario Canada
Abner Dunton 1786~1867
Emily F Durkey 1844~1875 Found in Massachusetts
E Surnames Coffin Plate Death RecordsS.S. Earl 1818~1886 Found in New York
Patrick Earley died 1888
Alice Earley died 1888
Ella Eastman 1850~1854 Found in USA
Harrison Eaton 1841~1866 Burlington Vermont
Abigail Edson 1803~1866
Susanna Edwards 1774~1861 Found in New York State
Helena May Elgie Found in Perth County, Ontario, Canada
John Elgie Found in Perth and Middlesex County, Ontario, Canada
Clara N Elwell 1843~1862 Found in Maine
Mary Emery 1784~1865 Found in New Hampshire
Catharine Empie 1811~1869 New York
Solomon Empie 1810~1861 New York
Frederick S Evans 1867~1868 Found in New Hampshire U.S.A.
Mahitable Evans 1795~1869 Found in N.C, U.S.A.
Robert Evans 1845~1877
F Surnames Coffin Plate Death RecordsJohn Fadden 1891~1893
Bertil F Fagerberg 1901~1909
Samantha L Fairbank 1835~1866 Douglass, Worcester County, Massachusetts
Joseph K Farley 1823~1904 Massachusetts
Reuben H Farmer 1813~1876
Thomas Farmer 1843~1864 Found in New York
Lydia L Farr Found in New Hampshire
Daniel Fawdrey 1871~1880 Found in New York
Samuel M Fay 1829~1870
Patrick Feeny 1806~1882
George Fernald 1813~1882 Maine
Sarah M Fisher 1850~1920 Found in New York.
Fitts Family New Hampshire.
Cyrus Fitts 1799~1845 New Hampshire.
Nath Fitts 1801~1867 New Hampshire.
Richard Fitts 1827~1863 New Hampshire.
Samuel Flower died 1902 Found in Feeding Hills, Mass
Mary Foley 1877~1879
Samuel Ford 1819~1826 Philadelphia, Pennsylvania.
Sollomon Ford 1779~1866 Abington, Plymouth, Massachusetts
Ella Freeborn 1855~1870 New York.
Sarah L Freeborn 1850~1869 New York.
Sarah A Frost
Francelia M Fuller found in New York State
G Surnames Coffin Plate Death RecordsDavid Gay 1800~1872 Found in N.C, U.S.A.
William M Genschow 1872~1933 U.S.A.
James Gibbens 1852~1887 Found in Lawrence, Massachusetts
Mary Eliza Gibson
Jessie Gillman 1869~1891
Andrew J Glasier 1833~1876 Pinckney, Lewis, New York
Charles Diven Glenn Pennsylvania
Michael Gollinger 1819~1893
Herbert Goodnow died 1857
Walter Goodnow 1866~1869
Eve Gordon 1786~1878 born USA died Ontario Canada
Theresa Gotti 1869~1908
Charles P Gould 1828~1868 Found in Connecticut
Gracie A Gould
Harriet N Gould 1820~1876
Betsy G Gray 1825~1888
Nellie Graybourn Found in U.S.A.
Abner Graves died about 1900~1910
Edwards W Green 1809~1868 Found in Ohio
Thomas Green 1826~1896 Found in Westport Ontario Canada.
Rosana M Groom
Charles W Grocham 1877 ~ 1891
Pamelia A Grovesteen
Bridget Grutsch Stratford, Ontario and O'Neil, Nebraska
Owen Gulley 1894~1909 Found in PA.
William H Gulley Found in PA
Ida Gunnison 1855~1875 Found in USA
H Surnames Coffin Plate Death RecordsAbijah Hadley 1794~1879 Hancock, Hillsborough, New Hampshire
Mrs Mary Hadley 1795~1880 Hancock, Hillsborough, New Hampshire.
Carrie Julia Haley 1857~1872 Found in New Hampshire
William Hall and Mary Jane Hall Ontario Canada
Silas Hanchet 1780~1848 May be from New York
Frances Hanipan 1911 ~ 1911
Seth Harding 1780~1868 Found in Massachusetts.
Earl Wadell Hardman 1920~1932 Hamilton Ontario.
Larina Hardy 1801~1885
Carlyle W Harris 1870~1883 Murdered in Sing Sing
Joseph Harvey 1877 ~ 1903 Found In Colorado
Edward H Haskell 1818~1880
Judith Haskell 1841~1854
Michael Haupt 1850~1900
Thomas Hawkins Found In Massachusetts.
Anna Hayden 1877~1923 Found in Buffalo New York
Charles H Hayden 1828 ~ 1865
Bertha V Hayes 1871~1893 May be from New York
Emma Hayes 1869~1907
Mary Hayes 1873~1880 Found in New Hampshire.
Martha Hayes 1823~1888 Born England, Died Ontario.
Mary K Hazzen 1897~1879 Found in New Hampshire
Frances M Heald 1828~1869
Hannah Herbert 1850~1861
Charles Hermance 1829~1864
Luetta May Hill 1869~1875
Karl Hintz 1842~1928
Benjamin Hodgkins 1795~1868
Livonia Hodsdon 1807~1868
Ezra Holmes 1847~1899
Lena Hood 1867~1897 Found in Massachusetts
Joseph Holbrook 1799~1866 Died in Boston Massachusetts.
Temperance Holbrook 1803~1877 Died in Massachusetts.
Mary A Holden 1812~1874 Found in U.S.A.
Sarah C Howard 1848~1892
Jane Hughes 1828~1894 Found in New York State
Racheal Tyler Hunt 1837~1902
Franklin Hunter 1838~1898
Martha Huntington 1719~1774
Samuel Huntington 1731~1796
Freddie B Huntress 1868~1869 Found in Connecticut
James-Hutchings 1811~1881 Found in Wilbraham, Massachusetts
J Surnames Coffin Plate Death RecordsFrank Jackowski 1869~1929
Cora B James
Tyne E Jaskari 1911~1912
Adam H Jaynes Lennox and Addington, Ontario.
Martha E Jennings 1841~1885 Found in N.C, U.S.A.
Sarah A. M. Jennings 1809~1898 Found in N.C, U.S.A.
John W Jessee 1854~1930 Found in U.S.A.
Richard F Jones 1844~1881 Found in Connecticut
Myra Joyes 1881~1897 Found in South Carolina
Thomas Judd 1882~1885
K Surnames Coffin Plate Death RecordsThomas Joseph Keleher 1897~1898 Found in U.S.A.
James Kelly 1821~1877
Thomas Kelly 1874~1880
Annette V Kendall 1849~1863 found in Conn
Ann M Kimball 1811~1852 South Carolina and Alabama
Homer C King 1870~1877 Found in New Hampshire
Henry Kingman 1792~1864 Found in N.C, U.S.A.
Jessey King 1856~1925 Found in U.S.A.
William Kingdom 1863~1883 York, Ontario.
Esther Kinney 1795~1872 Barre, Washington County, Vermont.
Liberty Kinney 1816~1891 Barre, Washington County, Vermont.
L Surnames Coffin Plate Death RecordsHenry Landholm died 1916
Abel Lanrence 1797~1844 Found in New Hampshire
Joseph Laughlin Found in U.S.A.
John Williams Lee 1882~1883 Found in U.S.A.
Andrew Leighton Whitneyville, Washington County Maine.
Sophia G Leightone 1829~1864 Whitneyville, Washington County Maine.
Julius Lesher died 1932
C Adele Lester Aged 22 New York State.
Emily Lester Aged 82 New York State.
Mary ? Lester New York State.
Mary J Lester 1841~1891 New York State.
Volney Lester 1821~1892 New York State.
Abigail Libby 1794~1872
Elmer G Libby 1888~1890 Found in Maine.
John Lindsay 1804~1880 Wentworth County Ontario.
Bernhardt Lippold Found in IL.
Abel Loanrence 1797~1844 Found in New Hampshire.
Joanna C Locke Massachusetts.
Mrs Mary Love 1834~1879
Samuel Lorenzo Love 1856~1879
Wesley W Love Ontario.
Capt Selah Lovejoy 1789~1862 Rindge, Cheshire, New Hampshire.
Joseph Laughlin Found in U.S.A.
Henry Liewellyn 1856~1908 Found in Hartford CT U.S.A.
John Lindsay 1804~1880 Borb Scotland, Died Wentworth County Ontario.
Georgianna Lord 1891~1892 Found in Mass.
William Lounsbury Found in New York.
Mary Luce 1801~1874
Louis Luino 1924~1927 Found in PA.
M Surnames Coffin Plate Death RecordsAlex MacDonald 1834~1897 Point La Nim, Restigouch County, New Brunswick
Daniel A Macfayden 1896~1917 Found in Nova Scotia
Alexander Mac Leod 1877~1916 Found in P.E.I. Canada.
John Mac Leod 1876~1914 Found in California U.S.A.
Warren Allen Mann died 1927 Found in U.S.A.
Lydia Marshall 1786~1869 Found in U.S.A.
Mary M Martin 1824~1861 Found in South Carolina
Sarah M. Martin 1830~1866
Robert B Mahar 1825~1871 Found in Maine
George D Matteson 1815~1876 Found in R.I.
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Lydia M Matteson 1830~1851 Found in R.I.
N Surnames Coffin Plate Death RecordsMary N Nash 1820~1867 Found in U.S.A.
William P Nason 1815~1871 May be from Maine.
Louisa (Lawson) Neilson 1824~1904Esquesing Twp, Ontario
Ethel Beatrice Nickerson 1885~1888 Found in Conn.
James Nolan 1860~1862 Found in New York
Loretto Noll 1884~1887 Found in U.S.A.
Marry Anna Noll 1853~1917 Found in U.S.A.
Peter Norris died 1899 Michigan
O Surnames Coffin Plate Death RecordsElisabeth Ofeffer 1834~1889
Ole M Olsen 1849~1913
Lydia A Orr
Ella M Osier 1869~1877 Vermont
P Surnames Coffin Plate Death RecordsMinnie S Pace 1864~1887 May be from KY
Rollin M Page 1859~1862 New York
Elizebath M Paine 1779~1860
James Parker 1844~1901 Found in Indiana, Pa
Persie Parker 1819~1881 Found in New York
Simeon Pearl 1782~1864 Andover, Essex, Massachusetts
William Peel 1822~1901 Found in Arkansas
Abigail Perkins 1802~1882 Vermont
Jesse B Perkins 1879~1901 Found in Epsom, New Hampshire
May Louise Peterson 1870~1897
Mrs Sophia Hosford Phelps Found in the U.S.A.
Harriet C Pierce Found in PA.
Julia Pigot 1835~1875 Found in Ontario
Susie Pink 1865~1897
Edourd Plante Found in Maine
Joseph Treffle Plante 1886~1886 Found in Maine
James Porter 1756~1822 New York City
Thomas Pratt 1775~1864
Mary Provest 1863~1893 Found in Westport Ontario Canada.
Q Surnames Coffin Plate Death RecordsLydia A. Quint 1852~1876
R Surnames Coffin Plate Death RecordsWilliam Rankin 1852~1894
Fred Rau 1863~1896
George D Raymond 1814~1891 May be from Sullivan, Moultrie County, IL
John E Reed 1869~1873 Found in N.C, U.S.A.
William Rhubart 1834~1885
Adolph Riedlinger Found in N.Y, U.S.A.
Alexander Rice 1810~1864
Samuel Robert Rice 1860~1894 Found in NY.
Susan M. Rice 1839~1856
M.M. Rich 1828~1878
William Rich 1828~1891
Almeda Richards 1844~1854 Found in U.S.A.
Alfred Richardson 1840~1925 Found in U.S.A.
Dexter Richardson 1786~1869 Found in New Hampshire.
Henry Richmond 1813~1885
Olive M Richmond 1845~1862 Found in Mass.
Bridgit A Ring 1856~1900 Found in New York State U.S.A.
Maggie E Rivrs died 1881 Found in U.S.A.
Anna J Roberts 1874~1926 Found in Boston, Mass U.S.A.
Samuel W Robinson Found in Connecticut.
Charles W Rockwell Found in U.S.A.
Emily Rockwell Found in U.S.A.
Josiah Rockwood 1851~1853 Found in U.S.A.
Henry Rogers 1842~1895 Found in Massachusetts U.S.A.
Frederick H Rosekrans 1803~1883 Schoharie County, New York
John Francis Ross 1881~1901
Mehatible Ross 1777~1849 Found in New Hampshire
William Roughsedge 1830~1884 Found in New York
Hannah E Rounds Found in New York
Content B Rouse 1811~1864 RI
George Rouse 1801~1865 RI
Charles Rudolph died 1924
Nahum Russell died 1854
James Rutherford 1819~1891 born Perthshire Scotland. died Carleton County, Ontario Canada.
Peter Rutherford 1841~1901 born Scotland or Ontario. died Kent County, Ontario, Canada.
S Surnames Coffin Plate Death RecordsJohn Salladin 1822~1877 New York.
Rhoda Jane Sanborn 1829~1863 New Hampshire.
Orin Sanford 1790~1876 Middle Smithfield, Monroe, Pennsylvania.
Joseph L Seavey 1799~1860
August S. Schaffer 1873~1906
Frank Schaffer 1873~1917 Found in Maine.
James Scribner Jr Found in Connecticut.
Emily A Scott Found in New York
Jenny Scott died 1861 Found in Connecticut.
Laura Scott 1806~1865 New Hampshire.
John Scott 1797~1867 New Hampshire.
Emely L Scott 1842~1887 Found in U.S.A.
John Frederick Seugling 1831~1894 New Jersey
Amanda Shepard 1836~1866 Found in New Hampshire
Mr Sheridan 1761~1816
Mary G Sharp 1873~1874 U.S.A.
Anna Shattuck 1779~1863 Found in New Hampshire
Chrishania Sherwin 1810~1886 Found in New Hampshire
Walter Shillaber 1727~1803
John J Shipman 1823~1904 Found in New England
Johnie H Simpson 1873~1875
Julia E Simpson 1867~1874
Lucy A Slocum 1847~1882 New York
William L Slocum 1841~1856 New York
Rebecca Stark 1797~1868 Found in U.S.A.
Angelo Michele Stinziano 1862~1942 Found in New York State
Ann E. Smith 1825~1872
Annie A Smith 1860~1877 Wells ME
Emma Willis Smith 1855~1857
James A Smith 1884~1924 Found in Alberta Canada.
Lucy A. Smith 1832~1848 Found in U.S.A.
Nora Smith Found in U.S.A.
Robert Smith 1851~1927 Found in New York City
Sarah Ann Smith 1820~1869 Found in New York
Sue E Smith 1852~1882
William Henry Smith ...New York
John Spindley Found in Conn
William Sprague age 82
Hattie F Squires 1851~1867 Found in New York State
Margareta St Clair 1826~1909
Dolly Steele 1795~1861 Wilton, Hillsborough County, New Hampshire
W.L. Steele 1795~1861 Wilton, Hillsborough County, New Hampshire
Charles Stein 1894~1895
Ann Stewart 1802~1885 Wentworth County Ontario
Clinton Stevens 1840~1853 Found in Conn
Charles A Stickney Found in Mass
Jane Stinson 1843~1917 Found in Ontario, Canada
Ruth Stone 1782~1863 Jaffrey, Cheshire, New Hampshire
Grover Strout 1891~1922Found in Maine
Thomas M Strope
Edwin J Sullivan 1902~1912 Found U.S.A.
Donald Sutherland 1826~1896 Found in Canada.
R.G. Sweet 1869~1903 Died Ontario.
T Surnames Coffin Plate Death RecordsVincenzo Tatta died 1913 Found in U.S.A.
William Tankard 1835~1894 Found in Maine.
Louisa F Taylor 1854~1877 .
Electa Terry 1851~1902 Found in U.S.A.
Robert H Thayer 1872 ~ 1873 Found in U.S.A.
Godfrey Thibideau 1863~1918 Nova Scotia, Cumberland, Springhill, Canada
Rose Thibodean 1901~1923 Nova Scotia, Cumberland, Springhill, Canada
Mary Thomas 1839~1859 Found in U.S.A.
Eliza Thompson 1812~1852 Found in Massachusetts.
Roberto A Thompson 1843~1885
William Thompson 1822~1874 Found in Ohio.
Mary Tobin 1863~1886
Charles G Torri
William Townsend 1804~1888 Found in Quebec, Canada
Mary T Trott
William Tull 1857~1934 Found in Berlin, Pa
William C Turner 1828~1892
Lydia M Tyler 1863~1898
V Surnames Coffin Plate Death RecordsRebecca G Varnhum 1829 ~ 1856 Found in Chichester, New Hampshire
Martin Vickers 1824 ~ 1902 Found in Canada
Martha L Vining 1800~1879 Found in Maine
Elezabeth Vinten 1842~1895
Caroline Voegtle 1841~1881 Born in Preston, Ontario. Died in Linwood, Ontario.
Herbert Voegtle 1881~1896 Born in Wellesley Township, Ontario. Died in Linwood. Ont.
Joseph C Vonce
W Surnames Coffin Plate Death RecordsLydia J Wallace 1843~1901 Ontario Canada
Hannah M. Ward 1847~1879
John Watson 1836~1904 Found in Ontario Canada
Anna Wayman 1869~1924 Found in U.S.A.
LL Weber Found in U.S.A.
Ester G Webster 1827~1865 Found in U.S.A.
Stephen Welch 1840~1860 Found in U.S.A.
Henry Wesp 1875~1904
Henry C Wesp 1875~1904
Abraham Wheelock 1804~1870 Mass.
Hannah Whittier 1792~1861
Owen Wickes 1805~1890 Found in Texas
Deacon Harris Wight 1794~1869 Norwich and Buckland, Mass
Mary Jane Wilde 1867~1873 Found in Mass
Adam Wilkin Found in New York
Mary Wolcott 1813~1876
Mary Ann Wood Found in PA.
Martha D Wolfe 1847~1892 Found in New Mampshire
Abbie E Wood Found in Vermont. May be from Mass
Jotham E Wood 1835~1854 Found in Vermont. May be from Mass.
William Wright 1854~1859 Found in Maine
Eliza Woodman 1803~1882 From Maine.
Eliza J Woodman 1842~1861 From Maine.
Eliza M Woodman 1847~1884 From Maine.
Joshua Woodman 1807~1876 From Maine.
Nathan L Woodman 1875~1876 From Maine.
Arthur Edward Wright Found in New York.
EnglandWilliam Manly 1809~1893 England.
Martha Manly 1813~1875 England.
George Frederick Manly 1847~1875 England.
Queen Caroline Of Brunswick 1768–1821 wife of King George IV of England.
Coffin Plate Records on Other Sites
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***You must delete the word REMOVE in my email address before sending to me or it won't work. So the real address is ancestorsatrest followed by the @ then the last bit gmail.com Sorry but spammers make this roundabout method of emailing necessary!***
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