Quick tip – No Cause of Death in Death Records

Dutch death records do not list the cause of death. Usually, there won't be any surviving records that allow you to find out how your ancestor died. Here are some things you can try to find the cause of death. … [Read more...]

How to find the cause of death

Several people have asked me how they can find out how their ancestors died. Unfortunately, records that list cause of death are routinely destroyed, so most often it will not be possible to find the cause of death. … [Read more...]