Kern County Death Certificates

Search for Kern County CA death certificates. A death certificate search can provide information on time of death, place of death, legal proof of death, proof of death, wills, estates, filing for life insurance, death records, age at death, cause of death, certified death certificates, and genealogical research.


Coroners and Medical Examiners in Kern County California are responsible for determining the cause, time, and manner of death for a deceased person. As part of this job, they maintain Kern County death records, including death certificates. These records list information about how the deceased person passed away, the time and place of death, and any personal information about the deceased, such as the person's name, date of birth, and age at death. Coroners and Medical Examiners report this information to state and local government authorities, who may also issue Kern County death certificates. These records may be available through the Kern County Coroner and Medical Examiner's website.

Kern County Medical Examiner & Coroner Bakersfield CA 1832 Flower Street 93305 661-868-0100


Health Departments in Kern County California monitor public health and keep vital records, and they operate at the state, county, or local level. As part of this job, Health Departments maintain Kern County death certificates, which include information about the deceased individual such as name, date of birth, time and place of death, and age at death. Death certificates may also include the cause of death. These records can be used to settle legal and financial matters, including wills, estates, and life insurance filings. Death certificates may be available through the Kern County Health Department website.

Arvin Health Department Arvin CA 204 South Hill Street 93203 661-854-5411

Kern County Health Department Bakersfield CA 125 El Tejon Avenue 93308 661-868-5250

Kern County Health Department Ridgecrest CA 250 West Ridgecrest Boulevard 93555 760-384-5838

Kern County Health Department Bakersfield CA 1800 Mount Vernon Avenue 93306 661-321-3000

Kern County Health Department Mojave CA 1775 California 58 Business 93501 661-824-7066

Kern County Health Department Lake Isabella CA 7050 Lake Isabella Boulevard 93240 760-549-2094

Kern County Health Department Taft CA 315 N Lincoln St 93268 661-763-8591

Kern Delano County Health Department Delano CA 455 Lexington Street 93215 661-725-5333

Shafter Health Department Shafter CA 329 Central Valley Hwy 93263 661-746-7562

Wasco Health Department Wasco CA 8108 8TH St 93280 661-758-3006


Hospitals in Kern County California provide a range of medical services to patients of all ages, and they also create death records for individuals who pass away or are declared dead at a Hospital. These death certificates list the deceased individual's name, the time and place of death, and age at death, and they may also include the cause of death. Kern County Hospitals report death information to California State and local government authorities, which issue certified Kern County death certificates that act as legal proof of death. Hospital death certificates may be available online through the Hospital website.

Bakersfield Heart Hospital Bakersfield CA 3001 Sillect Avenue 93308 661-316-6000

Bakersfield Memorial Hospital Bakersfield CA 420 34th Street 93301 661-327-4647

Kern Medical Center Bakersfield CA 1700 Mount Vernon Avenue 93306 661-326-2000

Mercy Hospitals Of Bakersfield Bakersfield CA 2215 Truxtun Avenue 93301 661-632-5000

Mercy Southwest Hospital Bakersfield CA 400 Old River Road 93311 661-663-6000

Ridgecrest Regional Hospital Ridgecrest CA 1081 North China Lake Boulevard 93555 760-446-3551

San Joaquin Community Hospital Bakersfield CA 2615 Chester Avenue 93301 661-395-3000

Southern Sierra Medical Clinic Ridgecrest CA 1041 North China Lake Boulevard 93555 760-446-6404


Clerk Offices in Kern County California maintain and preserve public records for a local government, including vital documents such as death certificates. Kern County death certificates provide information on the deceased individual's name, the place and time of death, and age at death. They may also include the cause of death. Kern County Clerks often issue certified death certificates, which may be required to settle financial and legal matters such as wills, estates, or filing for life insurance. Death certificates can also be used for genealogical research, and some Clerk Offices maintain Kern County vital records that date back to the 1600s. Clerk Offices typically provide online access to death certificates.

Delano Clerk Delano CA 1015 11th Avenue 93215 661-720-2228

Kern County Clerk Bakersfield CA 1115 Truxtun Avenue 93301 661-868-3590