Government Resources · Vital Records

Federal

National Center for Health Statistics
Clearinghouse for health statistics including data on births, deaths, marriage, divorce, and disease plus a publication that lists state contacts for vital records.

State

About Birth and Death Records in Ohio
Ohio History Society site offering information on where to find birth and death records, with a link to the online Ohio Online Death Certificate Index, 1913–1937.
Ohio Vital Records
Official Ohio birth, death, and marriage certificates as well as divorce records available through this office.

Local

About Birth and Death Records in Ohio
Ohio History Society site offering information on where to find birth and death records, with a link to the online Ohio Online Death Certificate Index, 1913–1937.
Cincinnati Health Department Vital Statistics
Access to birth records starting in June of 1874 and death records starting in January of 1865.
Hamilton County Vital Records
Birth and death records for Hamilton County residents outside Cincinnati, Norwood, St. Bernard, Reading and for persons born at certain hospitals.