Jefferson County Death Certificates

Search for Jefferson County MS 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 Mississippi 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 Fayette MS PO Box 1252 39069 601-786-3101


Clerk Offices in Jefferson County Mississippi 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 Fayette MS PO Box 1047 39069 601-786-8594