The Lafayette Parish Clerk's Office keeps and preserves public records for the Lafayette Parish, Louisiana government. As part of this job, Clerks maintain Lafayette Parish vital records, including birth certificates, marriage records, death certificates, and divorce records. These documents list personal information such as names, dates of birth, and other identifying information, and they may be required to obtain Louisiana government identification or to receive government services. These documents establish identity and can be used for Lafayette Parish genealogical research. Lafayette Parish Clerk Offices may also keep records on Lafayette Parish property ownership, property taxes, and title deeds, as well as property sale records. The Clerk Office maintains multiple different county records and services, which may be available online.
Jefferson Davis Parish Clerk Lafayette LA PO Box 2009 70502 504-364-2900
Lafayette Clerk Lafayette LA 705 West University Avenue 70506 337-291-8810