Re: No Death Certificate - Pennsylvania #general

Jay Cohen

The Pennsylvania Department of Health told me that there is no record of my
great-grandmother's death certificate (even though i know her date of death -

Any other suggestions?
One possibility (turned out to the case in my family) is that your
great-grandmother actually died in a different state. In my case, my
great-grandmother lived and was buried in Erie PA but actually died in a hospital
in Buffalo NY. When I tried to get her death record form the state of PA, I was
simply told that none existed. This confused me to no end until I heard the
family story of her death in Buffalo.

Hope that helps.

Jay Cohen <>
(Washington DC Metro Area)
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