How to Obtain Mississippi Vital Records

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How to Obtain Mississippi Birth, Marriage and Death Certificates

This page provides information on obtaining copies of Mississippi birth certificates, Mississippi marriage licenses, Mississippi divorce decrees and Mississippi death records. There are also useful links to past Mississippi Vital Records for those of you conducting family history research. General information about US vital records can be viewed on the Vital Records Index Page

Mississippi birth, marriage and death certificates may be obtained from the following government office:

Vital Records
State Department of Health
P.O. Box 1700
Jackson, MS 39215-1700

Mississippi birth, marriage and death certificate order forms as well as more information are available on the following pages:

The Mississippi State Department of Health may be contacted by phone on (601) 576-7981, (601) 576-7450 or online at

Remarks: State office has records since 1912.

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