Following is a transcription of the above person's (TN) death certificate:
Place of Death: County: Dickson, Civil Dist. 8, Village or City: (blank)
Reg. Dist. No. (blank), Primary Reg. Dist. No. (blank), Reg. No. 6, File No. (blank)
Full Name: Minnie COLLIER
Sex: Female Race: Black Marital Status: married
Date of Birth: 9/16/1899
Age: 18 yrs. 6 mos. 17 ds.
Occupation: House wife
Birthplace: Dickson Tenn.
Name of Father: Joe? REDDEN
Birthplace of Father: Tenn.
Maiden Name of Mother: Emma COLLIER
Birthplace of Mother: Tenn.
Informant: Emma COLLIER Address: Cumb Fce Tenn
Filed: 4/4/1917 W. M. Cunningham, Registrar
Date of Death: 4/3/1917
Death occurred at: (blank)
Cause of Death: Pertonitis following Lock (or Lack?) Bowel. They had no
Doctor but I made an investigation of the cond etc that is my opinion
Signed by: W. M. Cunningham, M. D. Date: 4/4/1917 Address: Cumberland Fce Tenn
Place of Burial: Cumb Fce Buring Ground Date of Burial: 4/7/1917
Undertaker: G. C. Collins Address: Dickson Tenn.
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