Des Moines County Vital Records Search (Iowa)

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Des Moines County Birth Certificates https://www.dmcounty.com/219/Births-Deaths-Marriage---Vital-Records View Des Moines County, Iowa birth certificate information, including required identification and fees for certified copy requests.

Des Moines County Marriage Certificates & Records https://www.dmcounty.com/421/Marriage-Information View Des Moines County, Iowa marriage certificate and license requirements, including fees for certified marriage record copy requests.

Des Moines County Recorder Vital Records http://www.dmcounty.com/index.aspx View Des Moines County Recorder vital records, including information on obtaining copies of records.

Des Moines County Recorder's Office Website http://www.dmcounty.com/index.aspx View Des Moines County Recorder's Office webpage, including general information, news and announcements, and links to online records.

Des Moines County Website (Iowa) http://www.dmcounty.com/index.aspx View Des Moines County general information page, including how to apply for a job and general contact information.

Find Des Moines County Vital Records

Des Moines County Vital Records are documents related to birth, death, marriage, and other milestones in a person's life that are recorded by the government in Des Moines County, Iowa. A number of government agencies maintain Vital Records at the Iowa State or Des Moines County level, and certain documents may also be housed by the National Archives. The most common forms of Des Moines County Vital Records include birth and death records, records of marriage and domestic partnerships, and divorce records. These public records all document a person's life, and they may be required for a range of legal purposes.

Learn about Vital Records, including:
  • Where to get Des Moines County Vital Records online
  • Which public records are considered Vital Records
  • How to get certified copies of public records
  • What Des Moines County records are available to the public
  • Which records are important to genealogists