© St. Louis City
Recorder of Deeds

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

City Hall, Room 124
1200 Market Street
St. Louis, Missouri

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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Missouri Death Certificates

for Deaths in Counties

Other Than St. Louis City


Use this Form to Request a
Missouri Death Certificate
from a Missouri County
or Missouri Health Dept.'s
Vital Records Bureau


Mail completed Form with notarized signature and payment to one of the following:

County Health Department where the death occurred (Contact Information for all Missouri County Health Departments)

Missouri Department of Health
Bureau of Vital Records

P.O. Box 570
Jefferson City, Missouri 65102

The St. Louis City Recorder and Registrar cannot follow-up on requests to the State for Vital Records copies. Please direct inquiries to the Missouri Department of Health's Vital Records Office: 573.751.6387 or 573.751.6379








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