Death Records

Records Available

Death Records: 1877 - Current

Fee Schedule:

The new fee schedule effective July 1, 2012:

Death Certfied Copy - $32.00
each additional copy - $12.00

To receive a copy of a death certificate by mail please include the following information in your written request:

          Name of Deceased

          Date of Death

Sign the request and list your relationship to person on the document.  In order to receive the document the applicant must be the spouse, child, parent, legal representative, or have a genealogical, personal, or property right interest in the record.

For genealogical purposes, the death record must have been on file at least 20 years from the date of the request.

Please include a self addressed stamped envelope for all mail requests.

Make your check or money order payable to:  Lee County Clerk

Mail request to:  Lee County Clerk
                           P.O. Box 329
                           Dixon, IL  61021-0329

Or you can order a death record online

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