Recently I ordered a death ceritficate for my ggg grandmother, Dora (Leizer) Lesser.
Here's what said:
Name: Dora Lesser
Place of Death: 413 E. 180th
Age: 73 Yrs. 8 Mos.
Character of premises: Private House
Occupation: House work
Father's Name: Jacob Leizer
Mother's Name: Not Known (ughhhhh....)
How long in the U.S: 55 years
How long in NYC: 55 years
I hereby certify that I attended deceased from July 8th 1908 to December 17th 1908, that I last saw her alive on the 16th day of December 1908, that she died on the 17th day of Decemeber 1908, about 12 A.M. and that to the best of my knowledge and beliefe, the cause of her death was: Pulimonary Oedema and Diabettes.
Witness my hand this 18th day of December 1908.
Sign: Henry Walur
Residence: 638 Eagle Ave.
Place of Burial: Maimonides Cemetery
Date of Burial: December 20, 1908