Louisiana Statewide Deaths - FamilySearch Historical Records
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Record Description[edit | edit source]
Record Content[edit | edit source]
The key genealogical facts found in the Louisiana Death Records usually include the following information:
- Full name of Deceased
- Color or Race
- Age at death
- Marital Status (Married, Never Married, Divorced or Widowed)
- Name of Husband or Wife
- Date of Birth
- Date of Military Service or what war deceased served in
- Citizen of what country
- Occupation before death
- Place & date of death
- Cause of Death
- Date & place of Burial
- Certificate number
- Date certificate was issued
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Examples of Source Citations for a Record in This Collection[edit | edit source]
- “Delaware Marriage Records,” index and images, FamilySearch (https://www.familysearch.org: accessed 4 March 2011), entry for William Anderson and Elizabeth Baynard Henry, married 23 November 1913; citing marriage certificate no. 859; FHL microfilm 2,025,063; Delaware Bureau of Archives and Records Management, Dover.
- “El Salvador Civil Registration,” index and images, FamilySearch (https://www.familysearch.org: accessed 21 March 2011), entry for Jose Maria Antonio del Carmen, born 9 April 1880; citing La Libertad, San Juan Opico, Nacimientos 1879-1893, image 50; Ministerio Archivo Civil de la Alcaldia Municipal de San Salvador.
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