Ordering a Birth, Marriage, or Death Certificate

You can request certified copies of Massachusetts vital records.

The Registry of Vital Records (RVRS) preserves Massachusetts vital records for documentation and research. You can request certified copies of birth, death, marriage, and divorce records that are open to the public.

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