One single record may tell you more about your ancestor than a death, marriage and birth certificate combined and that is their obituary. Obituaries can provide information about your ancestor that cannot be found in civil and church records and that makes them one of the best sources of genealogical information available. Before death certificates were even required obituaries had already long existed.
The Value of Obituaries to Genealogical Research
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