Santa Cruz County Death Certificates

Search for Santa Cruz 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 Santa Cruz County California are responsible for determining the cause, time, and manner of death for a deceased person. As part of this job, they maintain Santa Cruz 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 Santa Cruz County death certificates. These records may be available through the Santa Cruz County Coroner and Medical Examiner's website.

Santa Cruz County Medical Examiner & Coroner Santa Cruz CA 701 Ocean Street 95060 831-454-2520


Hospitals in Santa Cruz 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. Santa Cruz County Hospitals report death information to California State and local government authorities, which issue certified Santa Cruz County death certificates that act as legal proof of death. Hospital death certificates may be available online through the Hospital website.

Dominican Hospital Santa Cruz CA 1555 Soquel Drive 95065 831-462-7700

Sutter Maternity Surgery Center: Sutter Health Affiliate Santa Cruz CA 2900 Chanticleer Avenue 95065 831-477-2200

Watsonville Community Hospital Watsonville CA 75 Nielson Street 95076 831-724-4741


Clerk Offices in Santa Cruz County California maintain and preserve public records for a local government, including vital documents such as death certificates. Santa Cruz 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. Santa Cruz 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 Santa Cruz County vital records that date back to the 1600s. Clerk Offices typically provide online access to death certificates.

Santa Cruz County Clerk Santa Cruz CA 701 Ocean Street 95060 831-454-2060

Scotts Valley City Clerk Scotts Valley CA 1 Civic Center Drive 95066 831-440-5602