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How to Obtain Iowa Birth, Marriage and Death Certificates

This page provides information on obtaining copies of Iowa birth certificates, Iowa marriage licenses, Iowa divorce decrees and Iowa death records. There are also useful links to past Iowa 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



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

Iowa Department of Public Health
Bureau of Vital Records
Lucas State Office Building
321 East 12th Street
Des Moines, IA 50319-0075

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

The Iowa Department of Public Health may be contacted by phone on (515) 281-4944 or online at http://www.idph.state.ia.us/

Remarks: State office has records since July 1880


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