The Cape Girardeau County Clerk's Office keeps and preserves public records for the Cape Girardeau County, Missouri government. As part of this job, Clerks maintain Cape Girardeau County 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 Missouri government identification or to receive government services. These documents establish identity and can be used for Cape Girardeau County genealogical research. Cape Girardeau County Clerk Offices may also keep records on Cape Girardeau County 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.
Cape Girardeau Clerk Cape Girardeau MO 44 North Lorimier Street, Ste 1 63701 573-335-8253
Cape Girardeau County Clerk Jackson MO 1 Barton Square 63755 573-243-3547