Jackson County Vital Records (Missouri)

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


Jackson County Clerks file important documents and preserve vital records in Jackson County, MO. The Clerk’s office is a valuable source for Jackson County vital records, which are available as public records. The office maintains Jackson 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 Jackson County genealogical research. Most Clerk’s Offices provide online ordering forms to request vital records.

Jackson County Clerk Independence MO 215 North Liberty Street 64050 816-325-4600

Kansas Clerk of the County Legislature Kansas MO 415 East 12th Street 64106 816-881-3242

Kansas Clerk of the County Legislature - Independence Location Independence MO 201 West Lexington Avenue 64050 816-881-1626


Jackson County Health Departments maintain vital records for their municipality and make them available to the public in Jackson County, MO. A Department of Health can issue certified copies of vital records including Jackson County birth certificates, death certificates, marriages certificates and licenses, and divorces decrees. Health Departments have Jackson 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.

Independence City Health Department Independence MO 515 South Liberty Street 64050 816-325-7986

Jackson County Health Department Independence MO 313 South Liberty Street 64050 816-404-6415

Kansas City Health Department Kansas MO 2400 Troost Avenue 64108 816-513-6008

Missouri State Health Department Lee's Summit MO 1950 Northeast Independence Avenue 64064 816-622-0717


Jackson County Marriage License Offices provide marriage licenses to couples who plan to marry in Jackson 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 Jackson County vital records. Jackson 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.

Jackson County Marriage License Independence MO Historic Truman Courthouse, Recorder Of Deeds Department, 112 W. Lexington, Suite 30 64050 816-881-4608

Jackson County Marriage License Kansas MO Jackson County Courthouse, Recorder Of Deeds Office, 415 E. 12Th St., Rm. 104 64106 816-881-3192


Jackson County Coroners and Medical Examiners investigate deaths within their jurisdiction and perform autopsies and other postmortem examinations in Jackson 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 Jackson County death certifiates by contacting the Coroners or Medical Examiner’s Office directly.

Cass County Medical Examiner & Coroner Kansas MO 660 East 24th Street 64108 816-881-6600

Clay County Medical Examiner & Coroner Kansas MO 660 East 24th Street 64108 816-881-6600

Jackson County Medical Examiner & Coroner Kansas MO 660 East 24th Street 64108 816-881-6600

Platte County Medical Examiner & Coroner Kansas MO 660 East 24th Street 64108 816-881-6600


Jackson County Town Hall or City Halls are the chief administrative office in Jackson County, MO. Town and City Halls often maintain records related to their municipality, including Jackson County vital records. You can find Jackson 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.

Buckner City Hall Buckner MO 4 West Monroe Street 64016 816-650-3191

Buckner Town Hall Buckner MO 32 South Sibley Street 64016 816-249-5665

Grain Valley City Hall Grain Valley MO 711 South Main Street 64029 816-847-6200

Grandview City Hall Grandview MO 1200 Main Street 64030 816-316-4800

Greenwood City Hall Greenwood MO 709 West Main Street 64034 816-537-6969

Independence City Hall Independence MO 111 East Maple Avenue 64050 816-325-7000

Kansas City City Hall Kansas MO 414 East 12th Street 64106 816-513-1019

Levasy City Hall Levasy MO 103 Pacific Avenue 64066 816-650-3552

Lone Jack City Hall Lone Jack MO 207 North Bynum Road 64070 816-697-2503

Oak Grove City Hall Oak Grove MO 1300 South Broadway 64075 816-625-4012

Sibley City Hall Sibley MO 208 Front Street 64088 816-650-9515