Pennsylvania Vital Records Informationon September 9th, 2011 at 10:22 PM
This info may or may not be helpful but I thought it would be nice to have it all in one spot. Pennsylvania State Vital Records OfficeVital Records, State Dept of HealthP.O. craigslist ohio . carpet cleaners . Box 1528101 South Mercer StreetNew Castle, PA 16103(724) 656-3100Fax: (724) 652-8951Always ask for a full copy of the record, after 1913 will contain parents’ names on death certificate. You must state relationship to deceased person or they will not send copy.Rec Type Cost Dates Form RemarksBirth -$3.00 Death $4.00 since Jan 1906Access to birth and death certificates is limited to next of kin. Make check or money order payable to Division of Vital Records.Birth – Death before 1906 Write to: Register of Wills, Orphans Court, in county seat of county where event occurred.Birth – 1870 to 1905- Persons born in Pittsburgh or in Allegheny City, now part of Pittsburgh, from 1882 to 1905Registrar of WillsCity-County BuildingPittsburgh, PA 15219Birth – Death $9.00 1860 to 1915 For events occurring in City of Philadelphia write to:Vital StatisticsPhiladelphia Department of Public Health401 North Broad Street, Room 942Philadelphia, PA 19108Marriage Fees vary. Make application to the Marriage License Clerks, County Court House in county where license was issued.Divorce Fees vary. Make application to the Prothonotary Court House in county seat of county where divorce was granted
Index to Pennsylvania County Vital Records OfficesTo obtain birth or death certificates for events that occurred before 1906, contact the Register of Wills, Orphans Court in the county where the event occurred.For marriage records, contact the Marriage License Clerks, County Court House in county where license was issued.For divorce records, contact the Prothonotary Court House in county seat of county where the divorce was granted.