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Free Genealogy Death Record on the Coffin Plate of Edward C Dexter
Edward C Dexter
Died Mar 4. 1865
AE 18 yrs 8 Mos
I went and had a hunt for Edward C Dexter in the 1860 United States Federal Census on Ancestry. I have put the search results below. I have a link to Ancestry at the bottom of this page if you want to see the full record.
1860 United States Federal Census
Name, Home in 1860 (City,County,State) Age in 1860, Birth Year, Birthplace.
Edward Dexter East Windsor, Hartford, CT 53 abt 1807 Connecticut.
Edward D Dexter Hartford District 3, Hartford, CT 13 abt 1847 Connecticut.
Edward Dexter Killingly, Windham, CT 28 abt 1832 Connecticut.
Edward Dexter Key West, Monroe, FL 46 abt 1814 Massachusetts.
Edward Dexter Key West, Monroe, FL 16 abt 1844 Florida.
Edward Dexter Madison, Polk, IA 5 abt 1855 Illinois.
Edward G Dexter Winthrop, Kennebec, ME 36 abt 1824 Maine.
Edward T Dexter Falmouth, Barnstable, MA 20 abt 1840 Massachusetts.
Edward Dexter Seekonk, Bristol, MA 7.12 abt 1859 Massachusetts.
Edward Dexter Seekonk, Bristol, MA 20 abt 1840 Rhode Island.
Edward S Dexter South Dartmouth, Bristol, MA 1 abt 1859 Massachusetts.
Edward A Dexter Newton, Middlesex, MA 3 abt 1857 Massachusetts.
Edward A Dexter Dorchester, Norfolk, MA 36 abt 1824 Massachusetts.
Edward Dexter Southbridge, Worcester, MA 28 abt 1832 Massachusetts.
Edward Dexter Hardwick, Worcester, MA 48 abt 1812 Massachusetts.
Edward Dexter Tyrone, Livingston, MI 10 abt 1850 New York.
Edward Dexter Not Stated, Tishomingo, MS 7 abt 1853 Mississippi.
Edward L Dexter Lisbon, Grafton, NH 15 abt 1845 New Hampshire.
Edward Dexter Brooklyn Ward 5 District 1, Kings, NY 27 abt 1833 England.
Edward Dexter Brooklyn Ward 9 District 2, Kings, NY 7 abt 1853 New York.
Edward Dexter New York Ward 14 District 3, New York, NY 18 abt 1842 New York.
Edward Dexter Granby, Oswego, NY 35 abt 1825 England.
Edward M Dexter Middleburgh, Schoharie, NY 56 abt 1804 New York.
Edward Dexter Cherry Ridge, Wayne, PA 46 abt 1814 New York.
Edward E Dexter North Providence, Providence, RI 28 abt 1832 Rhode Island.
Edward F Dexter Smithfield, Providence, RI 15 abt 1845 Rhode Island.
Edward A Dexter Providence Ward 1, Providence, RI 29 abt 1831 Rhode Island.
Edward Dexter Bethel, Windsor, VT 52 abt 1808 Vermont.
Edward Dexter Royalton, Waupaca, WI 21 abt 1839 New York.
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Coffin plates often contain birth and death dates, and sometimes the place of birth or the occupation of a deceased person.
While not technically a true vital record, coffin plates can be seen as a substitute for vital records or at the least a good clue. In the case of people who died before civil registration it might be one of the few written records genealogists will find in their hunt for that brick wall ancestor!
If you want to know more about what things qualify as a true Vital Records there is a good article at the Olive Tree.
Remember when searching for Coffin Plates on the net they are sometimes referred to as Coffin Plaques, Casket plates or Casket Plaques.