My husband passed away in France and the bank needs an Apostille to certify the death cert.
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Contact the closest French embassy and hopefully they can help you.
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I have had to obtain one for an Italian client needing to give a power of attorney to a family member to close on his home in Italy. The Apostilles are issued by the Secretary of State. Here is the link for further information...http://www.secretary.state.nc.us/authen/aposinfo.aspx
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In addition to my colleagues' responses, we have been able to do this through a Consul office. You can see here, for the Consulate Office that handles your area: http://www.immihelp.com/visas/schengenvisa/french-consulates-usa.html
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