Ohio Beginner Pages - Obtaining a Death Certificate[edit | edit source]
Obtain the Ohio Death Certificate[edit | edit source]
If the image was not included in the index entry above, you can order a copy of the death record for a fee from the following locations:
|To Order Death Certificates|
|From County of Death||From OH Dept. of Health State office|
|May be less expensive and faster than ordering from the state||County websites can be more difficult to use||Offers a search of the state index for an additional fee||May be more expensive than ordering from the county|
Death Certificates for the period December 20, 1908 through 1953 are held at the Ohio History Connection.
If you do not know the exact date or place of death:
The Ohio Department of Health will search for the death of one individual for free. Searches for additional individuals are available for a fee.
If you do not want to order the death record, there are other records with death information you can search.