Ellis County, TX Birth, Death, Marriage, Divorce Records
Ellis County records are maintained by the Ellis County Clerk, who keeps originals of vital statistics, with copies maintained at the state level. Birth records are confidential for 75 years; death records, 25 years. Statewide recording began in Texas in 1903. Records kept include birth and death certificates and marriage licenses. Certified copies are provided only to qualified applicants, but anyone can obtain a verification letter. The Ellis County Clerk provides only a phone number and email address for contact, but copies of vital records may be obtained at the state website (http://www.dshs.state.tx.us/vs/default.shtm); a certified copy of a birth certificate costs $22.00; death certificates and marriage certificates cost $20.00 each.
Ellis County Recorder Office - Birth, Death, Marriage & Divorce Records
PO Box 250
Waxahachie, TX 75168
Hours of Operation: 8AM-4:30PM CST
Real Estate: 972-923-5070
Vital Records: 972-923-5070
Recording Officer: County Clerk
Ellis County Marriage & Divorce Records - County Courts
Ferris City - Municipal Court
100 Town Plaza
Ferris, TX 75125
Ellis County Birth & Death Records
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