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East Suffolk Public Health Funerals, 2000-2020
East Suffolk, Suffolk, England

Published: April 7, 2020
Total records: 130

Compiled by: East Suffolk Council
Acquired from: Council website

Background

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East Suffolk Council handles the disposition of bodies that expired within the limits of the Council, and which there are no other living persons willing to assume responsibility. If there is no next of kin to claim the body, the Council arranges for a public funeral. If the decedent had made their final wishes known regarding burial or cremation, the Council will comply. Otherwise, it is up the council to decide between cremation or burial.

Funeral expense are taken out of the decedent's estate. If there are any remaining funds, those funds are transferred to the Treasury Solicitor, and publicized through the Bona Vacantia Division. Browse these records at, "Unclaimed Estates".

Public Health Funeral Records

Beginning in 2000, the East Suffolk Council began making their Public Health Funeral records publicly available. Thus far, they have only made available records from 2000 to 2020...

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