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We are an authorized online vital records ordering service for Defiance County General Health District.

That means we can process your request fast, affordably, and securely. The only thing faster is doing it in person – but that’s not always possible or convenient, and that’s why we’re here.

Defiance County General Health District 1300 East Second Street Suite 100 Defiance, OH, 43512
Phone 419-784-3818
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About Vital Records from Defiance County General Health District

Defiance County General Health District (Defiance County Vital Records) issues certified copies of Defiance County birth certificates and Defiance County death certificates, for events which occurred within Defiance County. You may order copies of Defiance County vital records through VitalChek on an expedited basis.


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.

Available Ohio (OH) Vital Record Types


A certified copy that can typically be used to obtain death benefits, claim insurance proceeds, notify social security and other legal purposes. Death Certificates are available for events that occurred in Defiance County from 1909 to present.


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