Re: Subj: birth certificate on ViewMate with strange/suspicious date in Norfolk, Virginia #usa
I asked Google "When did Virginia start keeping birth records?"
With the exception of the years 1896 to 1912, the Office of Vital Records has records of births, deaths, and marriages since 1853
Angel Kosfiszer asked:
I have posted a birth certificate from Norfolk, Virginia that shows the birth being in 1902, but the filing seems to be in 1918 (5/9/18). Did it take 16 years for the paperwork to be processed?. Also, the one signing in place of the doctor or midwife is the father. Anybody came across any similar situation? It is on ViewMate at the following address ...
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Thank you very much.