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Free Genealogy Death Record on the Coffin Plate of Harriet C Pierce 1834 ~ 1852
Harriet C Pierce
Died Aug 11th 1852
Aged 18 years
This coffin plate for Harriet C Pierce 1834 ~ 1852 was found in PA, USA. Submited by Linda.
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I went and had a hunt for Harriet C Pierce 1834 ~ 1852 in the 1850 United States Federal Census on Ancestry.com. I found several individuals of interest as you can see below. Their are many thousands of genealogy entries for the Pierce surname. If you want to have a look at them I have a link to a Free Trial on Ancestry.com. Ancestry has more genealogy records than any site on the net and they often have free trials and special promotions.
1850 United States Federal Census
Name, Home in 1850, Estimated Birth Year, Birth Place,
Harriet Pierce, Springfield, Oakland, MI abt 1832 New York
Harriet Pierce, Milwaukee Ward 2, Milwaukee, WI abt 1836 Massachusetts
Harriet Pierce, Franklinville, Cattaraugus, NY abt 1835 New York
Harriet Pierce ,Norwich, New London, CT abt 1836 Rhode Island
Harriet Pierce, Lowell, Middlesex, MA abt 1834 Vermont
Harriet Pierce, Andover, Essex, MA abt 1833 Maine
Harriet Pierce, Harborcreek, Erie, PA abt 1832 New York
Harriet Pierce, Richland, De Kalb, IN abt 1834 Ohio
Harriet Pierce, Otsego, Otsego, NY abt 1834 New York
Harriet A Pierce, Abington, Plymouth, MA abt 1834 Massachusetts
Harriet F Pierce, Augusta, Kennebec, ME abt 1833 Maine
Harriet J Pierce, Salisbury, Litchfield, CT abt 1834 Connecticut
Harriet L Pierce, Tiverton, Newport, RI abt 1834 Rhode Island
Harriet M Pierce, Monmouth, Kennebec, ME abt 1833 Maine
Harriet M Pierce, Upton, Worcester, MA abt 1833 Massachusetts
Harriet M Pierce, Hubbardston, Worcester, MA abt 1833 Massachusetts
Harriet M Pierce, Holliston, Middlesex, MA abt 1833 Massachusetts
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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.