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Free Genealogy Death Record on the Coffin Plate of Peter Cameron 1824~1901
Peter B Cameron
Born January 12th 1824~Died October 6th 1901
This Coffin Plate was found in New York State.
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I went and had a hunt for Peter B Cameron in the 1880 and 1900 United States Federal Census on Ancestry.com. I found several individuals of interest as you can see below. There are many thousands of genealogy entries for the cameron 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.
1880 United States Federal Census
Name, Parents or spouse, Home in 1880(City,County,State) Est.
Birth Year, Birthplace, Relation.
Peter Cameron, Lafayette, FL <1820> Florida Self
Peter Cameron, Nancy A. Cameron Sugar Creek, Miami, KS <1821> Kentucky Self
Nancy A. Cameron, Peter Cameron Sugar Creek, Miami, KS <1829> Missouri Wife
Peter Cameron, Louisa Cameron Handy, Livingston, MI <1830> New York Self
Louisa Cameron, Peter Cameron Handy, Livingston, MI <1830> New York Wife
Peter Cameron, Bitha Cameron Greenwood, Moore, NC <1820> North Carolina Self
Bitha Cameron, Peter Cameron Greenwood, Moore, NC <1829> North Carolina Wife
1900 United States Federal Census
Name, Home in 1900(City,County,State) Estimated Birth Year, Birthplace, Race, Relation to Head-of-house.
Peter Cameron, North Washington, Clermont, Ohio abt 1821 Ohio White Head
Peter S Cameron, Upper, Cape May, New Jersey abt 1829 New Jersey White Head
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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.