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Death record help

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Death record help

Posted: 1170017615000
Classification: Query
Surnames: Switzer
There is a Stephen Switzer on the 1895 Iowa State Census for Grand River, Wayne County, IA. There is a "D" in the comments for this record. In my research, I determined the "D" means he died within the months preceeding the census.

I can find no tombstone for him. I believe his wife died between 1856-1860 in Decatur county. I can't find her tombstone either (thinking maybe they buried him with her).

Any ideas on where I can look to get an actual death date for Stephen (or his wife) or a will or some other solid documentation?

All suggestions greatfully accepted.

Martha

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