Hancock County Death Certificates

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

Hancock County Medical Examiner & Coroner Britt IA PO Box 68 50423 641-843-5000


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

Britt City Clerk Britt IA 170 Main Avenue South 50423 641-843-4433

Crystal Lake City Clerk Crystal Lake IA 225 State Street South 50432 641-565-3577

Hancock County Clerk Garner IA PO Box 70 50438 641-923-2532

Kanawha City Clerk Kanawha IA 121 North Main Street 50447 641-762-3632

Klemme City Clerk Klemme IA 204 East Main Street 50449 641-587-2018


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

Hancock County Memorial Hospital Britt IA 532 1st Street Northwest 50423 641-843-5000