Yankton County Death Certificates

Search for Yankton 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 Yankton 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 Yankton 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 Yankton County death certificates. These records may be available through the Yankton County Coroner and Medical Examiner's website.

Yankton County Medical Examiner & Coroner Yankton SD PO Box 137 57078


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

Human Services Center Yankton SD 3515 Broadway Street 57078 605-668-3100

Lewis & Clark Specialty Hospital Yankton SD 2605 Fox Run Parkway 57078 605-665-5100


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

Volin City Clerk Volin SD 201 Lincoln Avenue 57072 605-267-2991

Yankton County Clerk Yankton SD 410 Walnut Street 57078 605-668-3080