"Dianne, I have used the company "Vital Records" occasionally. They are expensive, but at least they called me and refunded my money when they couldn't find the record. Maybe I just caught the researcher on a good day."
"Lois, if you have any hints as to what church they were married in, they may be willing to look back in their records, even if you don't know the date, but do give them a range. Depending on how old the record is, you may be looking for a…"
"Ann, is there any chance the person was living with someone else in another state when he died? Elderly folks often lived with family members. I found a 98 year old ancestor living with her grandson in WI and she was buried in MO with her husband.…"
"I am researching Thomas Kirby (1742-1803) a revolutionary soldier in VA, Fairfax County. His wife is Mary and son is Thomas. There are quite a few Kirbys in the area, Dinwiddie County, York County to name a few."