Gordon Copeland's Certificate of Death

Title

Gordon Copeland's Certificate of Death

Date

certificate dated November 29, 1995

Description

Gordon Copeland's Certificate of Death records his passing on November 23, 1995. The certificate states that he passed away at age 64, and that the immediate cause of death was "hepato cellular carcinoma" with 3 months between onset and death, and that other significant conditions contributing to his death were chronic obstructive pulmonary disease and hepatic cirrhosis. It states that he was cremated at Duxbury Crematory, in Duxbury MA, on November 27. Gordon's occupation is listed as Florist at Cope's Hope, and that he is divorced ("Last Spouse 'Unknown'"). The informant listed on the certificate is Gordon's sister, Mary Copeland-Wheeler of Providence RI.

Creator

City of Cambridge Registry of Vital Records and Statistics

Original Format

paper

Physical Dimensions

8.5"x11"

Citation

City of Cambridge Registry of Vital Records and Statistics, “Gordon Copeland's Certificate of Death,” Documented | Digital Collections of The History Project, accessed August 19, 2018, https://historyproject.omeka.net/items/show/327.

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