GN 00302.790 Request for Search of Deceased Person's Record
A. Who must sign request
The Bureau of the Census will honor a request for a census record for a deceased person only if the SSA-1535-U3 or BC-600 is signed by one of the following:
A blood relative in the immediate family (i.e., parent, brother, sisterm or child), or
The surviving wife or husband, or
The administrator or executor of the estate, or
A beneficiary by will, intestacy, or insurance.
B. Evidence required
|Relationship of Person Requesting Deceased's Record||Evidence Required by Bureau of the Census|
The Bureau of the Census will accept a photocopy of any document submitted with the request form in accordance with this instruction.