LONDON-L ArchivesArchiver > LONDON > 2001-05 > 0990924880
From: Eve McLaughlin <>
Subject: Re: [Lon] burial lookup
Date: Sun, 27 May 2001 01:54:40 +0100
>o a cupbourd got a book and after 30 secounds showed me my
>request but said appologeticly there would be nothing there as it was a
>comman grave but assured me that they did not disturb the ones already there
>THE COST OF ALL THIS MY TIME AND PETROL well worth it as i can now go to
>correct office for death cert. then get birth cert. as death cert. has d. o.
>b. on it
But a death certificate of 1920 does not have a date of birth. In fact,
from the GRO indexes, you could find the death registration and also the
age at death, free, without buying the certificate or going beyond your
nearest large reference library which has the GRO indexes.
Author of the McLaughlin Guides for family historians
Secretary Bucks Genealogical Society