Missouri Vital Records

Click on the links below to search free birth, death, marriage, and divorce record databases in Missouri.

Visit the Missouri Bureau of Vital Records for information on how to obtain birth and death certificates, and marriage and divorce records in Missouri. Birth and death records are available since 1910. Marriages and divorces are indexed since July 1948.

To place an order, write to:

Bureau of Vital Records

Missouri Department of Health and Senior Services
930 Wildwood
P.O. Box 570
Jefferson City, MO 65102-0570
(573) 751-6387

Birth and death records prior to August 1909 Can be obtained from the county clerk of the county where the birth or death occurred, or from:

Records Management and Archives Service
P.O. Box 778
Jefferson City, MO 65102

Certified copies of divorce records are not available from the State Health Department. Inquiries will be forwarded to the appropriate office. Copies should be available from the Clerk of the Circuit Court in the county where the divorce was granted.

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