I Want a Copy-Mississippi

Event
Cost of Copy
Address
Remarks
Information checked and updated 1 July 2012.
Birth
$15.00
Mississippi Vital Records
State Department of Health
P.O. Box 1700
Jackson, MS 39215-1700
State office has records since November 1, 1912. Additional copies of same record ordered at the same time are $5.00 each. Personal check , bank or postal money order or bank cashier’s check are accepted and should be made payable to Mississippi State Department of Health.
A copy of a valid photo ID for the applicant is required.
To verify current fees, the telephone number is (601) 576-7981. A recorded message may be reached on (601) 576-7450. Information on how to obtain certified copies is also available via the Internet at http://www.msdh.state.ms.us.
Death
$15.00
Same as Birth
State office has records since 1912. Additional copies of same record ordered at same time are $5.00 each. Personal check, bank or postal money order or bank cashier's check are accepted and should be made payable to Mississippi State Department of Health. A copy of a valid photo ID for the applicant is required. To verify current fees, the telephone number is (601) 576-7981. A recorded message may be reached on (601) 576-7450. Information on how to obtain certified copies is also available via the Mississippi State Department of Health websi

Marriage (State)
$15.00
Same as Birth
See Remarks
Statistical records only from January 1, 1926 to July 1, 1938, and since January 1942. Additional copies of the same record ordered at the same time are $5.00.
Marriage (County)
Varies
See Remarks
Circuit Clerk in county where license was issued.

Divorce (State)
See Remarks
Same as Birth
Records since January 1926. Certified copies are not available from State office. Index search only available at $15.00 for each 5-year increment. Book and page number for county record provided.
Divorce (County)
Varies
See Remarks
Chancery Clerk in County where divorce was granted.