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Free death Record on coffin plate Mrs W. H. Matteson, Mary A Matteson, Lydia M Matteson and George D Matteson

Free Genealogy Death Record on the Coffin Plates of Mrs W. H. Matteson, Mary A Matteson, Lydia M Matteson and George D Matteson


The Free Genealogy Death Record on the Coffin Plate of George D Matteson

George D Matteson
Died
Dec 7th 1876
Aged 61 Years

The Free Genealogy Death Record on the Coffin Plate of Lydia M Matteson

Lydia M Matteson
Died July 19th 1851
Aged 21 Years

The Free Genealogy Death Record on the Coffin Plate of Lydia M Matteson

Mary A Matteson
Died
July 14th 1871
In her 38th Year

The Free Genealogy Death Record on the Coffin Plate of Lydia M Matteson

Mrs W. H. Matteson

The coffin plates Mrs W. H. Matteson, Mary A Matteson, Lydia M Matteson and George D Matteson submited by Thomas Roberts. Thanks Thomas.

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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.

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Ancestors At Rest reminds you that when looking for death records for your family tree online to be careful when spelling interment. It's not intermet, internment, inturnment or internmet. Another common one is cemetery, not cemetary or cematary.

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