Monroe County Death Certificates

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

Monroe County Medical Examiner & Coroner Waterloo IL 100 South Main Street 62298 618-939-5640


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

Monroe County Clerk Waterloo IL 100 South Main Street 62298 618-939-8681


Health Departments in Monroe County Illinois 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 Monroe 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 Monroe County Health Department website.

Monroe County Health Department Waterloo IL 901 Illinois Avenue 62298 618-939-3871