Ohio, Toledo, Historic Woodlawn Cemetery Index of Burials - FamilySearch Historical Records

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Ohio, Toledo, Historic Woodlawn Cemetery Index of Burials, 1877-1955
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Toledo, Lucas, Ohio, 
United States
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Location of Toledo, Lucas County, Ohio
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Record Description
Record Type Burial Records
Collection years 1877-1955
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Bowling Green State University, Center for Archival Collections


What is in This Collection?[edit | edit source]

The publication consists of three collections including burial cards, cremation records, and records of lot owners at the Woodlawn Cemetery in Toledo, Ohio.

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Burial Cards

  • Name
  • Lot No.,Section No
  • Age
  • Late Residence
  • Date Decease - Date of Internment
  • Place of Nativity - Place of Death
  • State of Life (Marital Status)
  • Kindred (Next of Kin) - Relationship
  • Vault - Undertaker

Lot Owners

  • Name
  • Address
  • Deed Record
  • Lot,Section, Area
  • Date Purchase
  • Date Deed Issued
  • Remarks

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