Mississippi County Vital Records (Missouri)

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


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

Bertrand City Clerk Bertrand MO 405 East Cedar Street 63823 573-233-8211

East Prairie City Clerk East Prairie MO 219 North Washington Street 63845 573-649-3057

Mississippi County Clerk Charleston MO 200 North Main Street 63834 573-683-2146


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

East Prairie Health Department East Prairie MO 202 East Pine Street 63845 573-649-5502

Mississippi County Health Department Charleston MO 1200 East Marshall Street 63834 573-683-2191


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

Mississippi County Marriage License Charleston MO 200 North Main Street 63834 573-683-2146


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

Mississippi County Medical Examiner & Coroner Charleston MO 802 East Cypress Street 63834 573-683-3773


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

Bertrand City Hall Bertrand MO 405 East Cedar Street 63823 573-683-3051

Charleston City Hall Charleston MO 204 North Main Street 63834 573-683-3325

Wyatt City Hall Wyatt MO 215 Oak Street 63882 573-675-3314