I recently located the death certificate for Nancy Patterson, my third great grand-aunt. This was a good find, providing new information as well as primary or secondary source citations for certain facts that I already knew.
Age at Death: 89 years 10 months 21 days
Birthplace: Hall County
Marital Status: Widow – note: Nancy’s maiden name is Patterson and apparently her married name is, as well.
Informant: J. V. Patterson – this may be her son.
Burial place: Chestatee Church
Name: Nancy Patterson
Death Date: 19 Aug 1919
Death Place: Hall County, Georgia
Birth Date: 28 Nov 1829
Father’s Name: Jack Patterson
Mother’s Name: Jane Chapman
- Check Hall County Marriage Records.
- Check Hall County Cemetery Records.
Source: Hall County, Georgia, Death Certificates, no. 11172, Nancy Patterson, 1919; digital images, Georgia Archives, Georgia Death Certificates, 1919-1927 (http://cdm.sos.state.ga.us/cdm4/gadeaths.php : accessed 25 September 2010).