Request #18-1149

 
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How do I get a certified copy of my birth or marriage certificate or a relative's death certificate?


Received

September 12, 2018 via web


Departments

Library of Iowa, State


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No name available

Documents

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Point of Contact

LIB Information Systems

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In Iowa, official registration of births, deaths, and marriages began July 1, 1880.  All original records that have been registered are on file with the Iowa Department of Public Health, Bureau of Vital Statistics.  Please note, divorce decree records are only available from the Clerk of Court from the county in which it was filed.

Please call (515) 281-4944 and visit them online:

https://idph.iowa.gov/health-statistics/request-record

Local registrars are located in county recorders offices and maintain records of birth, death, and marriages that have occurred in that county.

Fulfilled

We released all of the requested documents.

September 12, 2018, 4:00pm
Request Published Public
September 12, 2018, 4:00pm
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Library of Iowa, State
September 12, 2018, 3:48pm
Request Opened Public
Request received via web
September 12, 2018, 3:48pm