Madison County Vital Records (Mississippi)

Search Madison County, MS vital records such as births, death, marriages, and divorces.


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

Madison County Clerk Canton MS 2691 South Liberty Street 39046 601-859-6337

Ridgeland City Clerk Ridgeland MS 304 U.s. 51 39157 601-856-7113


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

Madison County Health Department Canton MS 309 Park Drive 39046 601-859-3316

Mississippi Health Department Ridgeland MS 850 South Wheatley Street 39157 601-991-6000


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

Madison County Marriage License Canton MS 128 West North Street 39046 601-859-4365


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

Madison County Medical Examiner & Coroner Canton MS PO Box 371 39046 601-859-3661


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

Canton City Hall Canton MS 226 East Peace Street 39046 601-859-4331

Madison City Hall Madison MS 1004 Madison Ave 39110 601-856-7116