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© St. Louis City
Recorder of Deeds and Vital Records Registrar

Death Records
Department
open 8:00 a.m. to
5:00 p.m. weekdays
See Hours and Holidays
for restrictions


City Hall, Room 124
1200 Market Street
Saint Louis
Missouri 63103
314.613.3018
E-mail


Completed Form and Payment due in advance of Death Record services.
Please do not call or
E-mail for record look-ups. Please do not E-mail
record requests.

 

 

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Historical Research
Birth Records
Business and
Non-Profit Records
Campaign Finance and Election
Records
Cemetery Records
Death Records
French and
Spanish Colonial
Records
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Land Records
Recording
Requirements;
Copies of
Deeds, Liens, Subdivision Plats; Structure History
Marriage Records
License Issuance
and Copies
Orphanage and
Institution Records
Professional
Registration and
Licensing Records
Trademarks
and Bottlers Records
Veterans
Records

Free Recording of
Military Discharge
Wills and
Probate Records

 

  


1980 to Present
Missouri Certificates of Death

All Missouri Counties
Computer Generated Certified Copy
General Legal Document


 

The St. Louis City Recorder and Registrar uses the Missouri Health Department's Vital Records Database to search for and produce computer-generated Missouri Certificates of Death dated 1980 to Present for any Missouri county. Service subject to:

Use this Form to Request a
1980-Present Missouri
Certificate of Death
for any Missouri County

 

Mail-In Customer
As of 02.28.2011, the Missouri Department of Health requires notarization of Applicant's signature (Customer signature) on the Death Certificate Copy Application when the Application is mailed in. The St. Louis City Recorder and Registrar's previous requirement for mailing a copy of Photo Identification with the Application is no longer applicable.

  1. Complete Form.
  2. Have signature on Form notarized by Notary Public.
  3. Mail Completed Form with Fee and
    Self-Addressed-Stamped Envelope
    (or add 50¢ for mailing) to:

Walk-In Customer
As of 02.28.2011, the Missouri Department of Health requires Applicant's Photo Identification be shown before a Death Certificate copy is issued to a walk-in customer. The St. Louis City Recorder and Registrar has always required Applicants to show Photo Identification before Birth Certificate copy issuance.

  1. Complete Form.
  2. Bring Completed Form with Photo Identification, Fee, and
    Self-Addressed-Stamped Envelope
    (or add 50¢ for mailing) to:

Mail Form or Bring Form to:

  Death Records Department
  St. Louis City Recorder and Registrar
  City Hall, Room 124
  1200 Market Street
  St. Louis, Missouri 63103
  8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.
  Monday through Friday

Contact 314.613.3018 - E-mail
Completed Form and Payment due
in advance of services.
Please do not call for record look-ups.
Please do not e-mail copy requests.



 

 

 

 

 

 

 


 

 

Money Saving Tip

You may be able to
avoid Search Fees by using

Rootsweb.Ancestry.com
Free Social Security
Death Index

To Verify Date of Death


 

The St. Louis City Recorder
and Registrar is prohibited from
changing or correcting
a Certificate of Death
To Change or Correct a
Missouri Death Certificate
Contact Vital Records Bureau

P.O. Box 570
Jefferson City, MO 65102
573.751.6378

 

Instructions for Motor Vehicle
Title Transfer Upon Death @ Missouri Department of Revenue, Motor Vehicle Bureau
Remove a deceased person's name from St. Louis City Voter Registration Rolls- Contact
St. Louis Board of Elections

(3 blocks north of City Hall)
300 N. Tucker
St. Louis, Missouri 63101
314.622.4336

 

Death Record for a U.S. citizen who died outside the U.S.
U.S. Department of State
Vital Records Section
1111 19th Street N.W., #510, Washington, D.C. 20524
202.955.0307
Missouri Secretary of State Certification, Authentication,
and Apostille
(authentication of a Missouri Birth Certificate, Marriage License, Divorce Decree, etc. for use in foreign country)
Old Post Office Building
815 Olive Street, Room 210
St. Louis, Missouri 63101
314.340.7490