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GN 00308.050 Mississippi Vital Records

A. Process

Divorce records are available from the Chancery Clerk in the county where the divorce was granted for $1.00. Marriage records are available from the Circuit Clerk in the county where the license was issued for $2.00.

B. Procedure - State Sources

1. Address and FO Code

Vital Records Certification
PO Box 1700
Jackson, MS 39215-1700

FO Code 641

NOTE: You can find the most up-to-date information from the Public Health Statistics site. In addition, you can find EIN information here .

2. Cost of Copy:

Birth $17.00 (long form), Death/marriage $17.00

3. Type of Payment:

Personal checks on Mississippi banks, money orders or cashiers checks

4. Remarks:

Marriage records are available from January 1, 1926 to June 30, 1938 and from January 1, 1942 to the present. Certified copies of divorce records are not available from the State office; an index of these records is available since January 1, 1926. Inquiries will be forwarded to the appropriate office.

Can FO verify, certify or obtain free copy of birth/death record? No


To Link to this section - Use this URL:
http://policy.ssa.gov/poms.nsf/lnx/0200308050
GN 00308.050 - Mississippi Vital Records - 09/20/2017
Batch run: 09/20/2017
Rev:09/20/2017