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Free Genealogy Death Record on the Coffin Plate of Eliza Thompson 1812 ~ 1852
Died Sept 13 1852
Aged 40 years
This coffin plate for Eliza Thompson 1812 ~ 1852 was found in Massachusetts USA.
I went and had a hunt for Eliza Thompson 1812 ~ 1852 in the 1850 United States Federal Census on Ancestry.com. I found several individuals of interest as you can see below.
Are you interested in the Thompson name in history? The Thompson Name in History is a customized book offering a unique blend of fascinating facts, statistics and commentary about the Thompson name. The book is part of a series of family name books in the Our Name in History collection.
There are many thousands of genealogy entries for the Thompson surname. If you want to have a look at them I have a link to a FREE TRIAL at Ancestry.com at the bottom of this page.
1850 United States Federal Census
Name, Home in 1850 (City,County,State) Estimated Birth Year, Birth Place.
Eliza Thompson Leesburg, Loudoun, VA abt 1812 Virginia
Eliza Thompson Benton, Monroe, IN abt 1812 Kentucky
Eliza Thompson District 16, Clinton, MO abt 1812 Kentucky
Eliza Thompson New York Ward 5, New York, NY abt 1812 New York
Eliza Thompson Walpole, Cheshire, NH abt 1811 New Hampshire
Eliza Thompson Monson, Hampden, MA abt 1813 Massachusetts
Eliza Thompson Not Stated, Anderson, KY abt 1813 Kentucky
Eliza Thompson Not Stated, Morgan, IL abt 1813 Kentucky
Eliza Thompson Franklin, Huntingdon, PA abt 1813 Pennsylvania
Eliza Thompson District 3, Kent, MD abt 1811 Maryland
Eliza Thompson Baltimore Ward 3, Baltimore, MD abt 1813 South Carolina
Eliza Thompson Division 23, Barbour, AL abt 1812 Georgia
Eliza Thompson Maurice River, Cumberland, NJ abt 1813 New Jersey
Eliza Thompson Moyamensing Ward 3, Philadelphia, PA abt 1813 Pennsylvania
Eliza Thompson Not Stated, Greenville, SC abt 1812 South Carolina
Eliza Thompson Middleborough, Plymouth, MA abt 1813 Massachusetts
Eliza Thompson Baltimore Ward 7, Baltimore, MD abt 1813 Ireland
Eliza Thompson Beat 7, Randolph, AL abt 1811 Kentucky
Eliza Thompson Fredericktown, Frederick, MD abt 1811 Maryland
Eliza Thompson Union, Muskingum, OH abt 1813 Pennsylvania
Eliza Thompson Adams, Guernsey, OH abt 1811 Ireland
Eliza Thompson Salt Creek, Jackson, IN abt 1811 Tennessee
Eliza Thompson District 59, Monroe, MO abt 1812 Kentucky
Eliza Thompson Conway, Carroll, NH abt 1811 New Hampshire
Eliza Thompson Oakfield, Genesee, NY abt 1812 Ireland
Eliza A Thompson Southport, Lincoln, ME abt 1813
Eliza J Thompson St Louis Ward 4, St Louis (Independent City), MO abt 1813 Virginia
Eliza J Thompson Gilford, Belknap, NH abt 1812 New Hampshire
Eliza P Thompson New York Ward 17, New York, NY abt 1811 New York
Eliza S Thompson Fabius, St Joseph, MI abt 1812 Pennsylvania
Eliza T Thompson Richland, Belmont, OH abt 1813 Ohio
Eliza W Thompson Bois Brule, Perry, MO abt 1812 South Carolina
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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.