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== What is Is in the Collection? ==
This collection consists of a name index of death records for the years 1940 to 1997. The index was created by the California Department of Health Services, Vital Statistics Section in Sacramento.
== What Do I Do Next? ==
===I Found Who I was Was Looking forFor, What Now?===
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=== I Can’t Find Who I’m Looking forFor, What Now? ===
*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.
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