Serving Jasper County since 1940

Birth and Death Records

Computer downlink allows Jasper County Health Department access to vital records at Missouri Department of Health in Jefferson City, Missouri.

Certified copies of Birth Certificates can be printed at our office while you wait.  Certificates are available for any birth occurring in the State of Missouri after 1920.

Certified copies of Death Certificates can be printed for any person whose date of death is after 1980.

If you need a Death Certificate for a Death that occurred prior to 1980, please contact the State at:
Vital Records
PO Box 570
Jefferson City, MO  65102

PH: 573-751-6387



Birth Certificates are $15.00 each.  Death Certificates are $13.00 for the first one, and $10.00 for each additional copy.  The Health Department accepts personal checks, cash or money orders.


Birth Certificate Application


To request a death certificate, print the following form, complete, and bring or mail to the Health Department along with the money order per certificate fee.  Certificates are available immediately if you present the form in person.  Certificates requested by mail are processed on the day of receipt.

Death Certificate Application

You will need the newest Adobe Acrobat Reader to view and print our Birth & Death Certificate Applications. If you do not have the Adobe Acrobat Reader you may download it for free from Adobe's website.  You may download the reader by clicking on the icon below.

If your Birth or Death Certificate does not print correctly you need to download the newest version.


To obtain a birth or death record, you will need

  • Full name
  • Date of birth or death
  • Hospital where birth or death occurred
  • Your relationship to the individual named on the record
  • The purpose for the copies
  • For birth records, also include Father's name and Mother's maiden name