Polk County Vital Records (Missouri)

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


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

Polk County Clerk Bolivar MO 102 East Broadway Street 65613 417-326-4031


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

Polk County Health Center Bolivar MO 1317 West Broadway Street 65613 417-326-7250


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

Polk County Marriage License Bolivar MO Polk County Courthouse, 102 East Broadway St., Room 8 65613 417-326-4924


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

Polk County Medical Examiner & Coroner Bolivar MO 102 East Broadway Street 65613 417-298-3213


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

Bolivar City Hall Bolivar MO 345 South Main Avenue 65613 417-326-2489

Fair Play City Hall Fair Play MO 304 West 1st Street 65649 417-654-2518

Morrisville City Hall Morrisville MO 1132 West Elm Street 65710 417-376-3500

Pleasant Hope City Hall Pleasant Hope MO 116 North Main Street 65725 417-267-2112