Becker County Minnesota Vital Statistics

 

 

Becker County Minnesota
Vital Statistics

Below you will find basic information about obtaining vital records. 
Please call the state or county for current pricing of the needed records.  ~Karen

Birth Records

The Minnesota Historical Society has a Birth Certificate Index web page at http://people.mnhs.org/bci/ This index currently covers the years 1900-1907. Additional years will be added to the database as they become available.

The Minnesota Department of Health has birth records going back to January 1908. Contact the County Registrar of Vital Statistics for copies of records before that date.

Death Records

The Minnesota Historical Society has a Death Certificate Index web page at http://people.mnhs.org/dci/ Currently, this database indexes the death cards from 1906 to 1907 and the death certificates from 1908 to 1996.

The Minnesota Department of Health has death records from January 1908. Contact the County Registrar of Vital Statistics for copies of records before that date.

Marriage Records

There is a Minnesota state wide index of marriage records from January 1958. Inquiries sent to the Minnesota Department of Health will be forwarded to the appropriate county office. Certified copies are not available from the State Department of Health. Contact the County Registrar of Vital Statistics where the marriage license was issued.

Divorce Records

There is a Minnesota state wide index of divorce records from January 1970. Inquiries will be forwarded to the appropriate office. Certified copies are not available from the State Department of Health. Contact the County Registrar of Vital Statistics where the divorce was granted.

 

School Census Records

Certified copies of School Census Records are available for a fee.

Record Search

The Becker County Registrar of Vital Statistics will do record search for a fee.  Please call them for details.

Becker County
Registrar of Vital Statistics
Phone: (218) 846-7304
Lake Avenue
Detroit Lakes, MN 56501

Minnesota Department of Health
Section of Vital Statistics
Phone: (612) 623-5121
717 Delaware Street SE
P.O. Box 9441
Minneapolis, MN 55440

 

Page last updated: 4 Nov 2014