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Free Genealogy Death Record on the Coffin Plate of Olive M Richmond 1845 ~ 1862
Olive M Richmond
Died April 28. 1862
Aged 17 yrs
This coffin plate for Olive M Richmond 1845 ~ 1862 was found in Mass USA. Submited by Thomas Roberts. Thanks Thomas.
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I went and had a hunt for Olive M Richmond 1845 ~ 1862 in the 1850 and 1860 United States Federal Census on Ancestry.com. I found one individual of interest as you can see below. I also had a look in OneWorldTree on Ancestry.com. I think that Mary Olive Richmond is the girl we are looking for. There are many thousands of genealogy entries for the Richmond surname. If you want to have a look at them I have a link to a Free trials are a great way to save money on pay-to-view subscriptions. Try these free trials below to find your ancestors and start your family tree.
1850 United States Federal Census
Name, Home in 1850
(City,County,State) Estimated birth year, Birth Place.
Olive Richmond, Independence, Allegany, NY abt 1845, New York.
1860 United States Federal Census
Name, Home in 1860
(City,County,State) Age in 1860, Birth Year, Birthplace, Gender.
Olive A Richmond, Independence, Allegany, NY 15, abt 1845, New York, Female.
Mary Olive Richmond, Father: Henry N Richmond, Mother: Emily Davis.
Birth: 7 Feb 1845 - Barnard, Windsor, Vermont, USA
Death: 28 Apr 1862 - Barnard, Windsor, Vermont, USA
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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.