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From: LYNN JEFFERIES< >
Subject: Death Certificate Numbers
Date: Thu, 18 Sep 1997 17:33:12, -0500
I always thought the numbers were a classification system for
statistical purposes. I suppose the easiest was to determine their
significance is to call the Vital Records Department and ask.