Contains abstracts which include name of deceased, age, parents and/or spouse's name. date of death, county of birth of all parties mentioned, cause of death, person reporting death to the authorities, and the latter's relationship to the deceased. A wealth of personal genealogical information as well as social history of the county can be gleaned from these valuable records. In the case of the earlier period, many of the elder deceased were born in the latter half of the eighteenth century!
Angela M. Ruley