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Subject: Re: Where for Vital Records
Date: Fri, 23 May 1997 21:10:45 -0400 (EDT)
>I need to send for a death certificate from 1899. The person >died in San
Francisco but I understand that not all records >were destroyed. I
understand that there are records available >in Book o for 1 Jul 1898 to 16
Mar 1900. Is this in San >Francisco Co. or at the Sacramento
>office. Thanks everyone.
I believe that you will have to get those records from the county of SF, as
the State didn't receive county vitals until around 1905. You are going to
need a lot of luck and patience to get records from afar. Good luck.
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