Where to Obtain a West Virginia Death Certificate

Cost of copy: $12.00
Organization: Vital Registration Office
Address: Room 165; 350 Capitol Street, Charleston, WV 25301-3701
Remarks: State office has records since January 1917. For earlier records, write to Clerk of County Court in county where event occurred. Personal check or money order should be made payable to Vital Registration. To verify current fees, the telephone number is (304) 558-2931. Information on how to obtain certified copies is also available via the Internet at the West Virginia Department of Health and Human Resources website.