Kentucky Probate and Estate Settlement

Requesting Death Certificates Department of Vital Records


kentucky probate and estate settlement

Event: Death

Cost of copy: $6.00

Office of Vital Statistics
Department for Health Services
275 East Main Street
Frankfort, KY 40621

Remarks: State office has records since January 1911.

Personal check or money order should be made payable to Kentucky State Treasurer. To verify current fees, the telephone number is (502) 564-4212.

Information on how to obtain certified copies is also available via the Internet at