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ALABAMA - Bureau of Vital Statistics, Department of Public Health, State Office Building,Montgomery, Al 36130. Has birth and death records since 1908.

ALASKA - Bureau of Vital Statistics, Department of Health and Social Services, P. O. Box H-02G, Juneau, AK 99811. Has birth, marriage and death records since 1913.

ARIZONA - Vital Records Section, Department of Health Service, P. O. Box 3887, Phoenix, AZ 85030. Has birth and death records since March 18, 1909.

ARKANSAS - Division of Vital Records, Arkansas Department of Health, 4815West Markham Street, Little Rock, AR 72201. Has birthand death records from 1914 and marriage records from 1917.

CALIFORNIA - Office of the State Registrar, 304 "S" Street, Sacramento, CA 95814. Has birth, death and marriage records since 1905.

COLORADO - Records and Statistics Sections, Colorado Department of Health, 4210 East 11th Avenue, Denver, CO 80220. Statewide registration began in 1907.

CONNECTICUT - Connecticut State Department of Health Services, Vital Records Section, 150 Washington Street, Hartford, CT 06106. Has birth, death and marriage records since July 1, 1897.

DISTRICT OF COLUMBIA - Department of Human Services, Vital Records Section, Room 3007, 4265 "I" Street NW, Washington, DC 20001. Registration of birth and death records began in 1874, with general compliance by 1915 for births and 1880 for deaths.

FLORIDA - Office of the Bureau of Vital Statistics, P. O. Box 210, Jacksonville, FL 32231. Statewide registration of births and eeaths began in 1899 with general compliance by 1920.

GEORGIA - Vital Records Service, State Department of Human Resources, 47 Trinity Avenue, SW, Room 217-H, Atlanta, GA 30334. Has birth and death records from 1919.

IDAHO - Bureau of Vital Statisctics, Statehouse, Boise, ID 83720. has birth and death records since July 1911.

ILLINOIS - Office of Vital Records, State Department of Public Health, 605 West Jefferson street, Springfield, Il 62702. Has birth and death records since 1916.

INDIANA - Indiana State Board of Health, Division of Vital Statistics, P. O. Box 64-1964, 1330 West Michigan Street, Indianapolis, IN 46206. Has birth records from October 1907 although general compliance since 1917. Death records from 1900.

IOWA - Division of Vital Records, Iowa State Department of Health, Lucas State Office Building, Des Moines, IA 50319. Has birth, marriage and death records from July 1, 1880.

KANSAS - Bureau of Registration and Health Statistics, Kansas State Department of Health, 6700 South Topeka Avenue, Topeka, KS 66620. Has birth and death records since July 1, 1911 and marriage records since May 1, 1913.

KENTUCKY - Office of Vital Statistics, Department of Health Services, 275 East Main Street, Frankfort, KY 40621.Has birth and death records since January 1, 1911.

LOUISIANA - Department of Health and Human Resources, P. O. Box 60630, New Orleans, LA 70160. Has birth and death records since 1914.

MAINE - Division of Vital Statistics, Department of Human Services, State House, Station 11, Augusta, ME 04330. State registration began in 1892.

MARYLAND - Division of Vital Records, 201 West Preston, P. O. Box 13146, Baltimore, MD 21203. Has birth and death records since 1898.

MASSACHUSETTS - Registrar of Vital Statistics, 150 Tremont Street, Room B-3, Boston, MA 02108. Has birth and death records after 1890. Records from 1841 to 1890 available from Massachusetts State Archines, Columbia Point, 220 Morrissey Bouldvard, Boston, MA 02125.

MICHIGAN - Office of the State Registrar, Michigan Department of Health, P. O. box 30035, Lansing, MI 48909. Has birth and death record from 1867 with general compliance by 1915.

MINNESOTA - Minnesota Department of Health, Section of Vital Statistics, P. O. Box 9441, 717 Delaware Street SE, Minneapolis, MN 55440. State registration of birth began in 1900 and deaths in 1908.

MISSISSIPPI - Vital Records, State Board of Health, P. O. Box 1700, Jackson, Ms 39215. State registration of births and deaths began in Nov 1912 and general compliance was not reached until 1921.

MISSOURI - Bureau of Vital Records, P. O. Box 570, Jefferson City, MO 65102. State registration of births and deaths began in 1863 but did not reach full compliance until 1911.

MONTANA - Bureau of Records and Statistics, State Department of Health, Helena, Mt 59601. Statewide registration begain 9n 1907 and reached general compliance by 1920.

NEBRASKA - Bureau of Vital Statistics, State Department of Health, 301 Centennial Mall South, P. O. Box 95007, Lincoln, NE 68509. Statewide registration of births and deaths begain in 1905 and was compiled with by 1920.

NEVADA - Nevada Stqte Depoartment of Health, Division of Vital Statistics, 505 East King Street, Room 102, Carson City, NV 89710. Has birth and death records from July 1, 1911.

NEW HAMPSHIRE - Bureau of Vital Records and Health Statistics, Health and Welfare Building, Hazen Drive, Concord, NH 03301. Birth and death records kept by towns until 1901.

NEW JERSEY - State Registrar's Office, State of New Jersey, Department of Health, John Fitch Plaza, P. O. Box 1540, Trenton, NJ 08625. Has birth, death and marriage records from 1878.

NEW MEXICO - Vital Statistics Bureau, New Mexico Health Services, P. O. Box 968, Santa Fe, NM 87504. Has birth and death records from 1880.

NEW YORK - Bureau of Vital Records, State Department of Health, Empire State Plaza Tower Building, Albany, NY 12237. Has birth, death and marriage records since 1880.

NORTH CAROLINA - Department of Human Resources, Division of Health Services, Vital Records Branch, Box 2091, Raleigh,NC 27602. Has birth records from October 1913, death records from 1 January 1930 and marriage records from Jan uary 1962.

NORTH DAKOTA - Division of Vital Records, State Department of Health, First Floor Judicial Wing, Bismarck, ND 58505. Birth and death records required from 1893 and general compliance not reached until 1923.

OHIO - Division of Vital Statistics, Ohio Department of Health, 65 South Front Street, Columbus, Oh 43216. Has birth and death records after 1908.

OKLAHOMA - Registrar of Vital Statistics, State Department of Health, 1000 Northeast Tenth Street, P. O. Box 53551, AOklahoma City, OK 73152. Statewide registration ofbirth and death records began in 1908 with general compliance by 1930.

OREGON - Oregon State Health Division, Vital Statistics Section, P. O. Box 116, Portland, OR 97207. Has birth and death records from 1903.

PENNSYLVANIA - Division of Vital Statistics, State Department of Health, 101 South Mercer Street, P. O. Box 1528, New Castle, PA 16103. Had birth and death records from January 1906.

RHODE ISLAND - Rhode Island Department of Health, Division of Vital Statistics, Cannon Building, Room 101, 75 Davis Street, Providence, RI 02908. Statewide registration began in January 1853 with general compliance by 1915.

SOUTH CAROLINA - Office of Vital Records and Public Health Statistics, 2600 Bull Street, Columbia, SC 29201. Has birth and death records from 1915.

SOUTH DAKOTA - State Department of Health, Health Statistics Program, 523 East Capitol, Pierre, SD 57501. Has birth, marriage and death records from 1905.

TENNESSEE - Division of Vital Records, State Department of Health and Environment, Cordell Hunt Building, Nashville, Tn 37219.Has birth records from 1908 and death records from 1936.

TEXAS - Bureau of Vital Statistics, Texas Department of Health, 1100 West 49th Street, Austin, TX 78756. Has birth and death records from 1903.

UTAH - Bureau of Vital Records, Utah State Department of Health, 288 North 1460 West, P. O. Box 16700, Salt Lake City, Ut 84116. Had birth and death records from 1905.

VERMONT - Vital Records Office, Public Records Division, State Administration Building, 6 Baldwin Street, Montpelier, Vt 05602 will search index of birth, marriage and death records from 1760.

VIRGINIA - Division of Vital Records and Health Services, P. O. Box 1000, Richmond, VA 23208. Has birth and death records from 1912.

WASHINGTON - State Department of Health, Vital Records, P. O. Box 9709, ET-11, Olympia, WA 98504. Has birth and death records from 1907.

WEST VIRGINIA - Division of Vital Statistics, State Department of Health, State Office Building NO. 3, Charleston, WV 25305. Has birth and death records from 1917.

WISONSIN - Center for Health Statistics, P. O. Box 309, Madison, WE 53701. Has birth and death records from 1907.

WYOMING - Vital Records Section, Division of Health and Medical Services, Hathaway Building, Cheyenne, WY 82002. Has birth and death records from 1909 and marriage records from 1 May 1941.

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