is the Harrison County
Registrar. In Indiana, birth and death records are filed and kept in the county
where the event occurred.
She can be
reached at 812-738-3237, extension 1015.
Certified Birth and Death certificates are available from
February 1, 1882 to the present. No records prior to this date are
available from the County Health Department. The Indiana State Department
of Health in Indianapolis has birth records for every county in Indiana dating from October, 1907, and death
records from 1900.
Birth Certificates cost $10.00
each from this Health Department.
Certified Death Certificates cost $10.00 each from this Health
Applicants must be at least
years of age and provide picture identification.
accept cash, personal checks, money orders, debit or credit cards.
We accept personal checks and money orders by mail, but we can only accept
cash and debit/credit cards in person at our office. Please note that our debit/credit
charges the user a 3% fee per transaction.
are unable to take requests for birth or death certificates over the
phone or via the internet.
We cannot process electronic fund transfers over the phone. You must
print out, fill in, and mail the birth or death certificate application to
our office with the appropriate payment enclosed.
ordering by mail, include:
filled-out Birth or Death Certificate application
appropriate payment by check or money order (we recommend not mailing
photocopy of your government-issued picture ID (such as driver's
self-addressed stamped envelope.
Laminated or wallet-sized copies
are not available from this office at this time.
to changes in State law, you must call and make an appointment to file a
paternity affidavit. Please call 812-738-3237, extension
1015, to make an
appointment with Buffy.
If you have questions about birth records following adoption, you can call
812-738-3237, extension 1015, and speak to the Vital Records
Registrar. You can also check the Indiana State Department of Health's
web page regarding adoption HERE.
marriage records, contact the
Harrison County Clerk's Office at (812) 738-4289. They are located in the
courthouse at 300 N. Capitol Avenue, Corydon, Indiana 47112. Click HERE
for a link to the clerk's web page.
you are searching for birth or death records in Harrison County prior to 1882,
try calling the Harrison County Genealogy Library at 812-738-5412. They
may be able to help you find something.
Fleace, Vital Records Registrar, in the Vital Records office;
B1 of the Health and Education Building, 241 Atwood Street, Corydon.