US, New York, Swann—Vital Records Collection, 1723–2009


Sample Swann Vital Records Card 5—How it should be indexed


This is a sample image of a Swann vital records card.

For the image above, the record type field would be indexed as: Death

For the image above, the surname field would be indexed as: Newcomb

For the image above, the given names field would be indexed as: Orla or Orlie M

For the image above, the age field would be indexed as: 55

For the image above, the event day field would be indexed as: 28

For the image above, the event month field would be indexed as: Jan

For the image above, the event year would be indexed as: 1923.  

For the image above, the event city or town field would be indexed as: Tab

For the image above, the event county field would be indexed as: Tab

For the image above, the event state or country field would be indexed as: Tab

For the image above, the spouse's given names would be indexed as: Anna

For the image above, the spouse's surname would be indexed as: Brown