Vital Statistics 

The Vital Statistics office at the Lawrence County Health Department is mandated to record and keep on file all births and deaths that take place in Lawrence County.  Vital Statistics issues certified copies of birth and death records. The cost of certified birth and death records are $25 each.   We accept cash, money orders, cashier's checks, debit and credit cards (MasterCard, Visa, and Discover Cards).  Records may be requested in person Monday-Friday from 8:30-3:30.  We are closed from 12:00-1:00 for lunch.​  You may also send a request for a birth or death record by mail.  Please include the request form, method of payment for $25 for each record requested, and a stamped, self-addressed envelope.  Please do not send cash by mail.

Send requests to:

Lawrence County Health Department

2122 So. 8th St.

Ironton, OH  45638


Registrar:                  Mary Davis

Deputy Registrar:    Debbie Fisher, RN