Missouri Public Records

Missouri vital records are maintained by the Bureau of Vital Records and by local county health agencies, recorder of deeds, and Circuit Court Clerks. The state maintains birth and death records from Jan 1, 1910 to present with some records prior to 1910.

Missouri Department of Health and Senior Services
Bureau of Vital Records
P.O. Box 570
Jefferson City, MO 65102
Telephone: 573-751-6387

Local Public Health Agencies
Birth/Death Certificate Application (PDF)

Marriage and divorce decrees are maintained from 1948 to present at the vital records office. Records earlier than that should be obtained from the county records department or circuit court.

County Officials (PDF)
Marriage/Divorce Statement (PDF)

Adoption Records

The Missouri Department of Social Services maintains a voluntary adoption information registry. Any adult age adoptee, biological parent or sibling can register their information.

Missouri Children's Division
Adoption Information Registry
P.O. Box 88
Jefferson City, MO 65103

Adoption Information Registry Form (PDF)

Property Records

Search local interactive maps from county GIS departments and assessor's department. Search for tax valuations, pay taxes online and find property specifications including land use, size, age, sales, and ownership history.

St. Louis County Interactive Maps
Jackson County Property Data
St. Charles County Property Database
City of St. Louis Property Search
Greene County Assessor Parcel Search
Clay County Assessor Parcel Search

Genealogy Records

Genealogy Records for the state of Missouri

Public Libraries

We have compiled a list of 10 public libraries in the state of Missouri

# Name Address Zipcode Phone
1 Advance Community Library 308 Gabriel Ave, Advance, Missouri 63730 573-722-3156
2 Albany Carnegie Public Library 101 West Clay, Albany, Missouri 64402 660-726-5615
3 Altenburg Branch 66 Poplar St., Altenburg, Missouri 573-824-5267
4 Alton Branch Library , Alton, Missouri 417-778-6414
5 Oregon County Library District po box 158, Alton, Missouri 65606 417-778-6414
6 Annapolis Branch Library 204 School Street, Annapolis, Missouri
7 Appleton City Library 105 W. 4th Street, Appleton City, Missouri 64724 660-476-5513
8 Arbyrd Branch Library 100 Douglas St., Arbyrd, Missouri 573-564-2385
9 Archie Branch 315 S. Main, Archie, Missouri 816-293-5579
10 Fox Branch 2103 Jeffco Blvd., Arnold, Missouri 636-296-2204
See the full list

Phone Area Codes

314 - Saint Louis, Missouri 417 - Springfield, Missouri 573 - Columbia, Missouri 636 - Harvester, Missouri 660 - Sedalia, Missouri 816 - Kansas City, Missouri