Jefferson County Death Certificates

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

Jefferson County Medical Examiner & Coroner Louisville KY 810 Barret Avenue 40204 502-574-6262


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

Baptist Health Louisville Louisville KY 4000 Kresge Way 40207 502-897-8100

Baptist Healthcare System Louisville KY 4007 Kresge Way 40207 502-896-5000

Bullitt County Medical Center Louisville KY 170 Tanyard Park Place 40229 502-955-8480

CARITAS Health Services Louisville KY 1409 West Hill Street 40210 502-366-8993

Central State Hospital Louisville KY 10510 La Grange Road 40223 502-253-7000

Jewish Hospital Louisville KY 200 Abraham Flexner Way 40202 502-587-4011

KentuckyOne Health - Medical Center Jewish East Louisville KY 3920 Dutchmans Lane 40207 502-259-6000

Kindred Healthcare Support Center Louisville KY 680 South 4th Street 40202 502-596-7300

Kindred Hospital Louisville Louisville KY 1313 Saint Anthony Place 40204 502-587-7001

Kosair Children's Hospital Louisville KY 231 East Chestnut Street 40202 502-629-6000

Louisville Medical Center STATCARE Louisville KY 2807 Taylorsville Road 40205 502-479-9100

Louisville VA Medical Center Louisville KY 800 Zorn Avenue 40206 502-287-4000

Norton Healthcare Access Center Louisville KY 1930 Bishop Lane 40218 502-629-1234

Norton Women's and Kosair Children's Hospital Louisville KY 4001 Dutchmans Lane 40207 502-893-1000

Robley Rex VA Medical Center Louisville KY 800 Zorn Avenue 40206 502-287-4000

The Brook Hospital - Dupont Louisville KY 1405 Browns Lane 40207 866-373-6085

University of Louisville Hospital Louisville KY 530 South Jackson Street 40202 502-562-3000


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

Jefferson County Clerk Louisville KY 527 West Jefferson Street 40202 502-574-5566

Jefferson County Clerk Louisville KY 10616 West Manslick Road 40118 502-574-5700

Jefferson County Clerk Louisville KY 9455 Westport Road 40241 502-574-5700


Health Departments in Jefferson County Kentucky 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 Jefferson 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 Jefferson County Health Department website.

Jefferson County Health Department Louisville KY 400 East Gray Street 40202 502-574-6520