Philadelphia County Death Certificates

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

Philadelphia County Medical Examiner & Coroner Philadelphia PA 321 South University Avenue 19104 215-685-7457


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

Albert Einstein Healthcare Network Philadelphia PA 5501 Old York Road 19141 215-456-7890

Aria Health Frankford Campus Philadelphia PA 4900 Frankford Avenue 19124 215-831-2000

Belmont Behavioral Hospital Philadelphia PA 4200 Monument Road 19131 215-877-2000

Cancer Treatment Centers of America at Eastern Regional Medical Center Philadelphia PA 1331 East Wyoming Avenue 19124 215-537-7400

Chestnut Hill Hospital Philadelphia PA 8835 Germantown Avenue 19118 215-248-8200

Children's Seashore House Philadelphia PA 3405 Civic Center Boulevard 19104 215-895-3675

Einstein Center One Philadelphia PA 9880 Bustleton Avenue 19115 215-827-1600

Einstein Medical Center Philadelphia Philadelphia PA 5501 Old York Road 19141 215-456-7890

Fairmount Behavioral Health System Philadelphia PA 561 Fairthorne Avenue 19128 215-487-4100

Fox Chase Cancer Center Philadelphia PA 333 Cottman Avenue 19111 215-728-2570

Friends Hospital Philadelphia PA 4641 Roosevelt Boulevard 19124 215-831-4600

Girard Medical Center Philadelphia PA 801 West Girard Avenue 19122 215-787-2000

Graduate Hospital Philadelphia PA 1800 Lombard Street 19146 215-893-5000

Hahnemann University Hospital Philadelphia PA 230 North Broad Street 19102 215-762-7000

Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania Philadelphia PA 3400 Spruce Street 19104 215-662-4000

Jeanes Hospital Philadelphia PA 7600 Central Avenue 19111 215-728-2000

Kindred Hospital Philadelphia Philadelphia PA 6129 Palmetto Street 19111 215-722-8555

Magee Rehabilitation Hospital Philadelphia PA 1513 Race Street 19102 215-587-3000

Medical College of Pennsylvania Hospital Philadelphia PA 3300 Henry Avenue 19129 215-255-3330

MossRehab Hospital Philadelphia PA 2400 Market Street 19103 215-523-7600

Nazareth Hospital Philadelphia PA 2601 Holme Avenue 19152 215-335-6000

North Philadelphia Health System Philadelphia PA 801 West Girard Avenue 19122 215-787-2407

Penn Presbyterian Medical Center Philadelphia PA 51 North 39th Street 19104 215-662-8000

Pennsylvania Department of Public Welfare Philadelphia PA 1801 Vine Street 19103 215-560-1800

Pennsylvania Hospital Philadelphia PA 800 Spruce Street 19107 215-829-3000

Philadelphia VA Medical Center Philadelphia PA 3900 Woodland Avenue 19104 215-823-5800

Regional Spinal Cord Injury Center of Delaware Philadelphia PA 132 South 10th Street 19107 215-955-6579

Roxborough Memorial Hospital Philadelphia PA 5800 Ridge Avenue 19128 215-483-9900

Shriners Hospitals for Children - Philadelphia Philadelphia PA 3551 North Broad Street 19140 215-430-4000

St Joseph's Hospital Philadelphia PA 1600 West Girard Avenue 19130 215-787-9000

St. Christopher's Hospital for Children Philadelphia PA 3601 A Street 19134 215-427-5000

Temple University Episcopal Hospital Philadelphia PA 100 East Lehigh Avenue 19125 215-707-1200

Temple University Hospital Philadelphia PA 3401 North Broad Street 19140 215-707-2000

The Children's Hospital of Philadelphia Philadelphia PA 3401 Civic Center Boulevard 19104 215-590-1000

Thomas Jefferson University Hospital Philadelphia PA 111 South 11th Street 19107 215-955-6000

University of Pennsylvania Health System Philadelphia PA 3535 Market Street 19104 215-662-2560

Willowcrest Philadelphia PA 5501 Old York Road 19141 215-456-8710

Wills Eye Hospital Philadelphia PA 840 Walnut Street 19107 877-289-4557


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

Philadelphia County Clerk Philadelphia PA 601 Market Street 19106 215-597-7704

Philadelphia County Clerk Philadelphia PA 180 Hall Street 19147 215-686-6250


Health Departments in Philadelphia County Pennsylvania 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 Philadelphia 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 Philadelphia County Health Department website.

Philadelphia Health Department Philadelphia PA 1101 Market Street 19107 215-685-5200