Series Details:
PHYSICIANS' RETURNS OF DEATHS

Description

Physicians' certifications of deaths as ordered by 1852 PA Law Section 2 (and repealed by 1855 PA Law.) Information includes name of deceased with color, sex, and age, name of deceased father and mother, occupation of deceased, place of birth, name of wife if deceased, name of husband if deceased, date of birth and death, cause of death, place (town or township) where person died, place of burial, and physician's name and signature (often with residence).

Note 1. Most are on printed forms. Note 2: Registration resumes 1894-1905 and then filed with State.

Arrangement: Chronological by date of filing.

Index: None.

Details

Dates 1852 - 1855
Format Papers
Quantity 0.3 cu. ft.
Location Cumberland County;