California, San Benito County Registrar, Burial Permits - FamilySearch Historical Records
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|Location of San Benito County, California|
|Location of California|
|Record Type||Burial permits|
|San Benito County Clerk|
- 1 What is in This Collection?
- 2 What Can These Records Tell Me?
- 3 Collection Content
- 4 How Do I Search This Collection?
- 5 What Do I Do Next?
- 6 Citing This Collection
What is in This Collection?[edit | edit source]
Burial permits, removal permits and transportation permits for interment or re-interment from the County Registrar in San Benito County, California for years 1874-1948. Records may be added as they become available.
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What Can These Records Tell Me?[edit | edit source]
The following information may be found in these records:
- Full name
- Place of death
- If veteran
- Marital status
- Birth date, place and age
- Parents information
- Cause of death
- Burial information
Collection Content[edit | edit source]
Sample Images[edit | edit source]
How Do I Search This Collection?[edit | edit source]
Before searching this collection, it is helpful to know:
- Name of the person
- Approximate date of the event
Search the Index[edit | edit source]You will be able to search this collection when it is published.
How Do I Analyze the Results?[edit | edit source]
Compare each result from your search with what you know to determine if there is a match. This may require viewing multiple records or images. Keep track of your research in a research log.
What Do I Do Next?[edit | edit source]
I Found the Person I Was Looking For, What Now?[edit | edit source]
- Use the age or estimated birth date to find other vital records such as birth, baptism, marriage, and death records
- Use the information found in the record to additional family members in census records
- Search for death or burial information in BillionGraves Index
- Search for the actual death record or certificate
- Search for obituaries in local newspapers
I Can’t Find the Person I’m Looking For, What Now?[edit | edit source]
- If your ancestor does not have a common name, collect entries for every person who has the same surname. This list can help you find possible relatives
- If you cannot locate your ancestor in the locality in which you believe they lived, then try searching a nearby locality
- Try different spellings of your ancestor’s name
- Remember that sometimes individuals went by nicknames or alternated between using first and middle names
Research Helps[edit | edit source]
The following articles will help you in your research for your family in the state of California.
- California Guided Research
- Research Tips and Strategies
- Step-by-Step Research: 1850-1905 | 1905-Present
Related Family History Library Holdings[edit | edit source]
- San Benito County Recorder, Death Records, 1905-1993
- San Benito County Registrar, San Benito County, Burial Permits, 1874-1948
- Laura Jean Arballo, Linda Maureen Shattuck. San Benito County cemeteries. (1994). FHL 979.475 V3s
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Citing This Collection[edit | edit source]
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The citation for this collection can be found on the Collection Details Page in the section Citing this Collection.
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