King County Vital Statistics
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Harborview Medical Center
Ninth & Jefferson Building, 2nd Floor
908 Jefferson Street
Seattle, WA 98104
Use this address only if you are mailing us a document. We are not physically located at 325 9th Ave.
HMC Box 359784
325 9th Ave
Seattle, WA 98104-2499
- Birth certificate orders
Records available for all persons born in Seattle or King County and Washington state births registered from 1907 to present.
- Death certificate orders
Records available for all persons who died in Seattle city limits (all years); all persons who died in King County from 1944 to the present; and, all Washington state deaths that were filed electronically starting from 2005.
- Specific types of records search
About the ordering process, how to get an Apostille, tips for adoptees, and more.
- Making changes to certificates
Making edits to birth and death records and how to get a Paternity Acknowledgment form.
- Related King County records
Adoptions, marriage, divorce, geneological, name changes, autopsy, and wills.
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