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Genealogical Society of Illinois

The JGSI Chicago Jewish Database Death Index Project
Information including cemeteries and other records contained in the database, and including links to cemetery information (link).

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a list of plot abbreviations and formats.
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NOTE: Date formats vary in the database. You may need to try all versions. No wildcard search capability.
Where no date exists in the database, a blank space or N.A. may be entered.

Use the 'contains' option and enter the year if known. E.g. 05 or 1805 or 1905 or 2005.

EXAMPLE: If you are searching for a death year of 1934 you should consider doing two searches. First using year CONTAINS 1934, and if no results using 34. Remember, if no death year was in the cemetery source database a N.A. may be displayed.

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