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Louisiana Vital Records (LA Vitals)

Featuring handy resources to help you locate vital records online for the state of Louisiana.

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Caddo Parish Marriage Licenses Index

Located at the Caddo Clerk of Court.  Features a database of marriage licenses issued in Shreveport & Caddo Parish, LA for years 1920-2008.  Searchable by both bride and groom.


Louisiana Deaths 1850-1875 and 1894-1954

Located at, this historical database is searchable.  Features a name index to statewide deaths occurring in Louisiana between 1850 and 1875; 1894 and 1954.  The original records are on microfilm at the Family History Library and Family History Centers.


New Orleans Death Index

Located at the New Orleans Public Library.  Features death records printed in the Daily Picayune and other local newspapers.  Covers years 1804-1972.  Also on this site see: New Orleans Probate Records 1805-1846.


New Orleans Justices of the Peace - Marriage Records

Index to marriage certificates returned in Orleans Parish for years 1846-1880.  Indexed by both bride and groom.  Index is still in progress.


New Orleans Marriage Index

Located at the New Orleans Public Library.  Features marriage records printed in the Daily Picayune.  Covers years 1837-1857.


Orleans Parish State Archives Birth Indexes

Located at the Orleans Parish USGenWeb Archives.  Features indexes of births in Orleans Parish from 1790-1904.


Orleans Parish State Archives Death Index

Located at the Orleans Parish USGenWeb Archives.  Features indexes of deaths in Orleans Parish from 1804-1938.  More are being added.


Orleans Parish State Archives Groom Marriage Index

Located at the Orleans Parish USGenWeb Archives.  Features indexes of marriages which occurred in Orleans Parish from 1831-1927.  Indexed by groom.  Also see various Brides Indexes.



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Obtaining Louisiana Vital Records

Louisiana Office of Public Health Director

State Registrar / Vital Records and Statistics

Vital Records Registry

PO Box 60630

New Orleans, LA 70160


Phone: (504) 219-4500

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The Louisiana Vital Records Registry houses and maintains Louisiana birth records from 1907 to present day (births are confidential for 100 years) and Louisiana death records 1957 to present day (deaths are confidential for 50 years.)  Birth and death records earlier than those dates are available at the Louisiana State Archives.


Louisiana marriage records and divorce decrees are housed at the Louisiana parish where the event occurred.  Historical marriage records may also be found at the Louisiana State Archives.


It is recommended to contact the clerk of the Louisiana parish where you need historical vital records for genealogical research purposes.


See: List of Louisiana Clerks of Court & List of Louisiana Parish Clerks of Court (PDF)


Order & Search Vital Records Online 

A quick and easy way to find and order Louisiana birth records or find and order Louisiana death records online.


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Louisiana Parishes:

Acadia Parish

Allen Parish

Ascension Parish

Assumption Parish

Avoyelles Parish

Beauregard Parish

Bienville Parish

Bossier Parish

Caddo Parish

Calcasieu Parish

Caldwell Parish

Cameron Parish

Catahoula Parish

Claiborne Parish

Concordia Parish

De Soto Parish

East Baton Rouge Parish

East Carroll Parish

East Feliciana Parish

Evangeline Parish

Franklin Parish

Grant Parish

Iberia Parish

Iberville Parish

Jackson Parish

Jefferson Parish

Jefferson Davis Parish

Lafayette Parish

Lafourche Parish

La Salle Parish

Lincoln Parish

Livingston Parish

Madison Parish

Morehouse Parish

Natchitoches Parish

Orleans Parish

Ouachita Parish

Plaquemines Parish

Pointe Coupee Parish

Rapides Parish

Red River Parish

Richland Parish

Sabine Parish

St. Bernard Parish

St. Charles Parish

St. Helena Parish

St. James Parish

St. John the Baptist Parish

St. Landry Parish

St. Martin Parish

St. Mary Parish

St. Tammany Parish

Tangipahoa Parish

Tensas Parish

Terrebonne Parish

Union Parish

Vermilion Parish

Vernon Parish

Washington Parish

Webster Parish

West Baton Rouge Parish

West Carroll Parish

West Feliciana Parish

Winn Parish


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Louisiana Vital Records is a free service providing you with tools to locate vital records in the state of Louisiana.  This page provides resources to help you locate current vital records along with historical vital records to assist you in genealogy research.  Find Louisiana death records, Louisiana birth records, Louisiana marriage records, Louisiana divorce records and other Louisiana public records with this handy reference resource.



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