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The Division of Vital Records maintains birth and death events that occurred in Pennsylvania from 1906 to the present.This website provides information on obtaining certified copies of birth and death certificates, amending these certificates and other available services. You may need certified copies of birth or death certificates for: 

  • Passport 
  • Employment 
  • Inheritance 
  • School Entrance 
  • Personal Identification 
  • Genealogy 
  • Estate Purposes 

There are three ways to obtain a certified copy of a birth or death certificate. The current fee is $20 per copy.Be sure to complete all required information on the application form provided within each link: (Click link or Copy and paste into your web browser) 

Online : http://www.health.pa.gov/MyRecords/Certificates/BirthCertificates/Pages/21472.aspx#.VbpAvsvbJkc

Request by mail: http://www.portal.state.pa.us/portal/server.pt/document/1272215/death_by_mail_pdf

Order in person:Division of Vital Records

110 North 8th Street; Suite 108 

Philadelphia, PA 19107-2412 

(215) 560-3054 

Veteran Benefits:

Spouses, Dependents, and Survivors

VA Spouse Benefits - https://explore.va.gov/spouses-dependents-survivors

Request VA Form 21P-534EZ (Survivors Pension)

Family members and dependents of Service members who have died or were seriously injured in the line of duty may be eligible for many types of VA benefits. These benefits may be used to advance in a career, get an education, or provide supplmenetary income. Surviving spouses may benefit from VA-guaranteed home loands, too

Do you need help locating a military record?

Discharge Papers/DD214 - Request Form SF-180


Additional Resources:

City of Philadelphia:

Simply dial 311 from your phone. To execute a will or to become an administer of an estate: ask for Register of Wills, if you have questions about a property: ask for Deeds and Records.

Attorney Resource

The Killino Firm, P.C.

Dean Owens II, Esq (215)569-1299

Security Administration

Our funeral staff reported the death, now apply for benefits by calling 1-800-772-1213


Additional Resources

Click on the graphic on the left to download the file.

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