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Free Genealogy Birth & Death Record on the Coffin Plate of Robert B Mahar.
I had a look in the 1870 United States Federal Census on Ancestry.com. I think the
Robert L B Mahar, Charlotte, Washington, ME, 1826 Maine is our man.
Robert B. Mahar
Died July 6th, 1871
Aged 46 Years & 6 Mont
Note: This coffin plate was found in the Woolwich, Coastal Maine.
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1870 United States Federal Census
Name, Home in 1870, Birth Year, Birthplace.
Robert Mahar, Chicago Ward 10, Cook, IL, 1866 Illinois
Robert Mahar, Chicago Ward 6, Cook, IL, 1860 Illinois
Robert Mahar, Whitmore, Macon, IL, 1840 Illinois
Robert L B Mahar, Charlotte, Washington, ME, 1826 Maine
Robert Mahar, Lubec, Washington, ME, 1845 Maine
Robert Mahar, Olive, Clinton, MI, 1858 New York
Robert Mahar, Albany Ward 1, Albany, NY, 1847 New York
Robet Mahar, Albany Ward 1, Albany, NY, 1870 New York
Robert Mahar, Albany Ward 2, Albany, NY, 1813 Ireland
Robert Mahar, Albany Ward 3, Albany, NY, 1838 New York
Robert Mahar, North Hempstead, Queens, NY, 1842 Ireland
Robert Mahar, Greenbush, Rensselaer, NY, 1847 Canada
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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.