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The following sample requests include specific information.

  1. I am looking for the death date of George Lehr. He was residing in Chester Township, Wayne County, OH in the 1850 census. The census indicates he was born about 1794 in Pennsylvania. He was married to Sarah who was born about 1795 in Pennsylvania. George Lehr was residing in Chester Township in both the 1860 and 1870 US Census.
  2. Your online catalog shows your library has a copy of the book, The Dever and Related Families by Penny and O.D. Linder. Could you please check the index and see if the name Roscoe Dever is listed? He was the son of Richard and Margaret Dever. I am looking for the name of his spouse.
  3. Please send the complete copy of Probate Court file #792 for Nancy Bowers. According to RB Hayes, she died about 1855.