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If these are indexes, the original records may contain additional information than was not indexed, or the information might have been indexed incorrectly. You may want to search for the original record at the [https://www.cdph.ca.gov/Programs/CHSI/Pages/Vital-Records.aspx California Department of Public Health].
===I Found Who the Person I Was Looking For, What Now?===
*In case you need to find this record again later, copy the citation below in the [[#Citing This Collection|Citing This Collection]] section.
*Use the age or estimated birth date to find other county or [[California Vital Records]] such as birth, baptism, marriage, and death records.
*Repeat this process with additional family members found, to find more generations of the family.
=== I Can’t Find Who the Person I’m Looking For, 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.
*If you cannot locate your ancestor in the locality in which you believe they lived, then try searching a nearby locality.
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