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How to find a death of a person after 2006

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Joy Report 15 Mar 2013 19:15

Thank you all for your help tried the two websites but got no Joy on either of them. Will try giving the local records office a ring.


maggiewinchester Report 14 Mar 2013 22:38

It's a while since I went - but then, they held the whole country

Give your local records office a ring :-D


Island Report 14 Mar 2013 22:27

I'm not sure how far back this goes but worth a search?


Joy Report 14 Mar 2013 21:05

Thank you Gwyn I have tried this but it didn't come up with anything.
maggiewinchester thank you if I live in Grimsby would I be able to get records for someone in Northamptonshire or possibly Derbyshire, these can both be places where he resided before his death.
I have just tried the website but unless I pay for a certificate can't get to know the answers but it is asking for the year and place of death which I don't know

Gwyn in Kent

Gwyn in Kent Report 14 Mar 2013 20:25

I don't think many places hold the full index due to costs, but would love to hear that I'm wrong.

I am waiting to update my records.


maggiewinchester Report 14 Mar 2013 20:16

I don't know if you're in England, but here, every local records office has BMD's for the whole country up until 6 months ago.
You have to join to view, but it's free. Just take along something with your signature on (passport or driving licence is best), and a utility bill.

Gwyn in Kent

Gwyn in Kent Report 14 Mar 2013 20:14

Putting their name into a Google search might show up an obituary notice in a newspaper.


Joy Report 14 Mar 2013 20:01

I have recently found out that one of my distant relatives could have died. How can I find out that this is correct. I do not know where they were living at the time of the possible death as they often moved around the country.