COOK COUNTY VITAL RECORDS
The Cook County Clerk's Office issues certified copies of Cook County birth certificates, Cook County death certificates and Cook County marriage records for events that occurred in Cook County, Illinois. You may order copies of Cook County vital records through VitalChek on an expedited basis.
NOTICE: Although VitalChek attempts to include accurate and up-to-date information on this site, state and agency information is subject to change without notice. VitalChek makes no representations or warranties as to the accuracy, completeness or timeliness of the information herein and assumes no liability with respect to such information.
COOK COUNTY DEATH CERTIFICATES
Cook County Clerk's Office issues certified copies of Cook County death certificates, that can typically be used to obtain death benefits, to claim insurance proceeds and for other legal purposes.
Who Can Order?
To order copies of Cook County death certificates, you must be a member of the decedent's immediate family. If you are not a member of the decedent's immediate family, you must submit documentation proving a financial interest in the individual's death.
Where Can The Document Be Shipped?
Cook County Clerk's Office will only ship copies of Cook County death certificates to the entitled applicant's home or work address. Please note that express couriers will not ship to a P.O. Box.
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