Bates County Vital Records (Missouri)

Search Bates County, MO vital records such as births, death, marriages, and divorces.


Bates County Clerks file important documents and preserve vital records in Bates County, MO. The Clerk’s office is a valuable source for Bates County vital records, which are available as public records. The office maintains Bates County birth certificates, death certificates, and marriage records, in addition to divorce decrees. Many Clerk’s Offices have vital records dating back to the 1800s, making them an excellent source for Bates County genealogical research. Most Clerk’s Offices provide online ordering forms to request vital records.

Bates County Clerk Butler MO 1 North Delaware Street 64730 660-679-3371


Bates County Health Departments maintain vital records for their municipality and make them available to the public in Bates County, MO. A Department of Health can issue certified copies of vital records including Bates County birth certificates, death certificates, marriages certificates and licenses, and divorces decrees. Health Departments have Bates County vital records dating back to the 1800s, making them an excellent source for genealogical research. Health Departments provide online ordering forms to request vital records.

Bates County Health Center Butler MO 501 North Orange Street 64730 660-679-6108


Bates County Marriage License Offices provide marriage licenses to couples who plan to marry in Bates County, MO. They are typically a division of the local county clerk or the health department. Marriage License Offices also maintain copies of marriage licenses, which are public Bates County vital records. Bates County Marriage License Offices provide online search tools to locate marriage licenses. To access older marriage licenses, you may need to apply in person or by mail.

Bates County Marriage License Butler MO 1 North Delaware Street 64730 660-679-3611


Bates County Coroners and Medical Examiners investigate deaths within their jurisdiction and perform autopsies and other postmortem examinations in Bates County, MO. Many vital records are available from a Coroner or Medical Examiner, including autopsy reports, investigator reports, toxicology reports, and in some cases, X-rays or photographs. An autopsy report will include the cause and manner of death. Many coroners and medical examiners provide online access to their reports. In other cases, you can obtain public records such as Bates County death certifiates by contacting the Coroners or Medical Examiner’s Office directly.

Bates County Medical Examiner & Coroner Butler MO 1301 North Orange Street 64730 660-679-6555


Bates County Town Hall or City Halls are the chief administrative office in Bates County, MO. Town and City Halls often maintain records related to their municipality, including Bates County vital records. You can find Bates County birth certificates, death certificates, marriage licenses, and divorce decrees at the Town Hall or City Hall. In some locations, these vital records are available online or by filling out an online request form.

Butler City Hall Butler MO 22 West Ohio Street 64730 660-679-4182

Hume City Hall Hume MO 201 MAIN St 64752 660-643-7111

Rich Hill City Hall Rich Hill MO 120 North 7th Street 64779 417-395-2223