11:30AM - 12:30PM
Cause of Death: Dissecting Coroner’s Records for Genealogical Research
Coroner’s records are often untapped resources that contain essential information for genealogists. In this session learn how to determine if your ancestor appeared in a Coroner’s report, where to find Coroner’s records, what details they include to further your genealogy research, and much more!
Beginner. Just starting to do family history., Intermediate. Online database savvy and can locate/read deeds, vital records, wills, and church records.
Record Types: BMD vital records; church; cemeteries; census/substitutes; military; newspapers/obituaries; occupation; slave; tax; wills/probate; land records
Not specific as to geography or ethnicity