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Seattle, King Co., Washington

Seattle, King Co., Washington

Posted: 1341873426000
Classification: Query
Trying to solve 100 yr. old mystery. My grandmother, Ota May (Posey) South, died in or around Seattle in 1913. Have never been able to locate any information or gravesite. She was born in Ohio 2/17/1887 and went to Seattle after 1910. Is there anyone who can shed light on how to locate information? Obituaries? Cemetery or Death Records?

Re: Seattle, King Co., Washington

Posted: 1341935218000
Classification: Query
Edited: 1341935239000
Try to look up in findagrave .com or start calling cemetery if you know where she was berried.

Re: Seattle, King Co., Washington

Posted: 1342939986000
Classification: Query
Death records: https://www.familysearch.org/search/collection/show#uri=http...

She does not appear in this series based on the information you provided. A quick check of the Washington Digital Archives and the BC Provincial Archives also did not come up with anything. She may have lived here (check city directories) but from available evidence did not die here. Good luck in your research.

Re: Seattle, King Co., Washington

Posted: 1342986810000
Classification: Query
Thank you for your reply. This has been such a mystery to solve. I think I'll try to approach it from another angle, find (a divorce) or death record in Ohio, as her husband Noble South remarried and that certificate shows him a widower. Hoping he had to prove it through some record. Thanks again!
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