Tennessee Probate and Estate Settlement

Requesting Death Certificates Department of Vital Records

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Event: Death

Cost of copy: $7.00

Tennessee Vital Records
Central Services Building
421 5th Avenue, North
Nashville, TN 37247

Remarks: Vital Records Office keeps death records for 50 years; older records are maintained by Tennessee Library and Archives, Archives Division, Nashville, TN 37243-0312.

Personal check or money order should be made payable to Tennessee Vital Records. To verify current fees, the telephone number is (615) 741-1763.  

Information on how to obtain certified copies is also available via the internet at http://www.state.tn.us/health/vr/index.htm.