Burial permits were printed in the local newspapers listing the deceased’s name and address, plus the cause of death. Check the list of actual burial permits available in the History and Genealogy Department at St. Louis County Library Headquarters.

Lorraine Cates transcribed and contributed this information from the 14 April 1900 St. Louis Daily Globe-Democrat for the 1998 St. Louis Genealogical Society Quarterly, volume 31, number 3, page 112.

St. Louis Globe-Democrat Burial Permits—14 April 1900

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