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The Gallia County Health District maintains death records for those who died in Gallia County from 1908 to present.

  • CERTIFIED COPIES ARE $25.00 EACH. THIS DEPARTMENT DOES NOT ACCEPT PERSONAL CHECKS OR CREDIT CARDS. MUST BE CASH OR MONEY ORDER ONLY.

By order of the State Vital Statistics Office (July 1, 2003) only certified copies may be issued. 

In Person 

Death certificates are available at our office during regular business hours (8:00 A.M. to 4:00 P.M.) Monday – Friday. You will be asked to fill out an application for each record requested. Certificates are made while you wait and usually only take a few minutes. 

Online

Online Ordering - Birth, death and paternity affidavit orders can be placed online with no additional fees. Please allow processing time up to three (3) weeks. For faster service, contact an Ohio city or county health department. Please note rush orders are not available through this service, and orders cannot be cancelled once they are submitted.
Click here to begin the online order process.

By Mail 


Please send the completed application provided along with a self-addressed stamped envelope and a daytime phone number in case we have any questions. Mail to: 

Gallia County Health Department 
499 Jackson Pike, Suite D 
Gallipolis, OH 45631 

Other Helpful Information: 


If a death occurred outside of Gallia County, Ohio, click here to find other Health Departments in Ohio or contact: 

The State Vital Statistics Office has death records from 1908 to present. 

Ohio Department of Health 
P.O. Box 15098 
Columbus, OH 43215-00918 
614-466-2531 
Website: www.odh.ohio.gov 



Other Helpful Information: 

For other deaths occurring in Gallia County from 1864 – 1951 or marriage licenses from 1803 to present contact:   

Gallia County Probate Court 

18 Locust Street, Room 1293 
Gallipolis, OH 45631 
614-446-3842 
Website: www.probate@gallianet.net 

Gallia County Historical Genealogical Society 
412 Second Avenue 
Gallipolis, Ohio 45631 
(740)-446-6529 
Email: histsoc@zoomnet.net 
Website: www.zoomnet.net/~histsoc