Ray County Vital Records (Missouri)

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


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

Ray County Clerk Richmond MO 100 West Main Street 64085 816-776-4502


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

Ray County Health Department Richmond MO 820 East Lexington Street 64085 816-776-5413


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

Ray County Marriage License Richmond MO 100 West Main Street 64085 816-776-4500


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

Ray County Medical Examiner & Coroner Excelsior Springs MO PO Box 271 64024 816-630-3388


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

Camden City Hall Camden MO 105 Walnut Street 64017 816-776-5704

Hardin City Hall Hardin MO 100 East Main Street 64035 660-398-4537

Henrietta City Hall Henrietta MO 406 Main Street 64036 816-290-5337

Lawson City Hall Lawson MO 103 West 3rd Street 64062 816-580-3217

Orrick City Hall Orrick MO 207 West South Front Street 64077 816-496-0190

Richmond City Hall Richmond MO 205 Summit Street 64085 816-776-5304