Marriage Records

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Mississippi marriage records are maintained by state and county officials. You can order a copy of a marriage record from MSDH, and you can have us search for the county in which the marriage license was issued.

  • Order by mail: mail the form below with a check or money order to us. (Marriage records are available for January 1, 1926 to June 30, 1938, and for January 1, 1942 to present.)
    Marriage record application form

  • Order on-line or by phone from a private vital records service, using a credit card.
    Order on-line or by phone

  • Come in person to our Ridgeland Office at 222 Marketridge Drive between 8:00 a.m. and 4:00 p.m., Monday through Friday. You may pay by cash, check, money order or credit card/debit card. The record will be mailed within 7 - 10 business days of ordering.

Note: Though required by law to be registered with MSDH, not all marriage records may be on file with the Office of Vital Records.


For more information, contact our Vital Records office at 601-206-8200, or visit the Vital Records Department home page for health statistics, vital records, reports and data.

You can also contact the Vital Records office by sending e-mail to

Last reviewed on Mar 14, 2024 request edits
Mississippi State Department of Health 570 East Woodrow Wilson Dr Jackson, MS 39216 866‑HLTHY4U Contact and information

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