Texas Death Certificate Order Form

Death records are available for order through this website for events that occurred within the State of Texas between 1903 and the present.

ID Requirements must be met before certificate is issued. You will receive an email with instructions on how to send your ID within one week of submitting this application.

Information About The Certificate

City / County of Death:  Please select the city and county of death for the subject of the certificate.

Information About The Requestor

IMPORTANT!:  The requestor is the person ordering the certificate, not the person named on the certificate. The name of the credit card holder must be the same as the requestor.

Date of Birth & Social Security Number of the Requestor:  This is an additional safeguard to protect your identity and the security of the requested certificate.

Imporatant:  Valid SSN only, No ITINs permitted. Match the format from "Date of birth & Social security number".

Information About The Subject Of The Certificate

Name of Deceased:  The person named on the certificate.

Date of Death:  Death certificates can be ordered through this website if the death occurred within the State of Texas between 1903 and the present.

Date of Birth of Deceased:  This is the date of birth of the deceased, if known.

Social Security Number (SSN) of Deceased:  Please enter the Social Security Number of the deceased.

Valid SSN only, No ITINs permitted.

Location of Birth of Deceased:  This is the location of birth of the deceased, if known.

Name of Mother:  Enter the maiden last name of the mother, not her married name. If she had a legal name change, use the current legal name. Please note that assuming the spouse's last name is not a legal name change.

Order Information

Delivery Address:  If certificate is delivered by UPS, it must be signed for at this address. Certificates delivered by UPS cannot be sent to a P.O. Box.

Telephone & Email Address of the Requestor:  ID requirements and other important information will be emailed to you. An incorrect email address will result in delays.

Certified Copy of Texas Death Certificate

Important:  24 hour (M-F) Rush Processing. Does not include ID verification and delivery times. Regular Processing is up to 5 business days.

Important:   *UPS to Alaska, Hawaii or Puerto Rico is $27.00. UPS Canada/Mexico is $28.00. UPS to all international locations is $38.50.
Delivery method and price are subject to change based on delivery location.

Credit Card Information - Cardholder Must be the Person Making the Request

Verify Request

1. I understand US Vital Records (USVR) offers professional advice and provides support to help eliminate errors when applying for vital certificates. USVR assists in verifying that applications are accurate to avoid delays in processing. USVR is not operated, licensed, or affiliated with any government agency.

2. I understand ID verification must be met before I receive any vital certificate through USVR. I understand I will receive an email from USVR with instructions on how to send a copy of my government issued picture ID for verification.

3. I accept the Terms of Service, including the refund and cancellation policies.

Type your full name in the field below. Typing your full name constitutes a signature and an agreement that you have read and agreed to all the provisions above. It additionally affirms that all information provided on this order form is complete and accurate and that you are an authorized individual to obtain the requested vital certificate.


Our online service is open to the legal profession and general public to obtain original certified copies of state vital records. Vital certificates and forms may be ordered from the relevant government agency for free or a lesser cost. No visit to the government agency is required through the USVitalRecords.org online ordering service. We are not affiliated with any government agency. The online processing fee is for the cost of providing a secure online ordering service, expert assistance and thorough review of all pertinent information to ensure compliance with government rules and regulations.