Lincoln County Death Certificates

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

Lincoln County Medical Examiner & Coroner Canton SD PO Box 36 57013


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

Avera Behavioral Health Center Sioux Falls SD 4400 West 69th Street 57108 605-322-4005

Avera Heart Hospital Sioux Falls SD 4500 West 69th Street 57108 605-977-7000

Canton-Inwood Memorial Hospital Canton SD 440 North Hiawatha Drive 57013 605-764-1400


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

Lincoln County Clerk Canton SD 104 North Main Street 57013 605-987-5891