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I need to know if someone in England has died in the last year

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I need to know if someone in England has died in the last year or so. She is Mrs Betty Lovegrove ofXXXXXWarlingham, born in March 1933.
Submitted: 6 years ago.
Category: UK Law
Expert:  Thomas replied 6 years ago.


Thanks for your question.

A death must be registered within five days. The death will receive a death certificate and all such certificates are held both at the local registry office where the death was registered and centrally at the General Register Office.

You can execute a search of the records online for a small fee (around £10, £23 for results within 24 hours.

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