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View or Post Surname Queries. Search user-contributed Bible Records, Biographies, Birth, Marriage & Death Records, Cemetery Records, Census, Deeds, Immigration, Look-ups, Military, Obituaries, Pensions, and Wills
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Vital records — birth, marriage and divorce, and death — are the foundations of genealogical research.
Vital Records Registry
Office of Public Health
325 Loyola Avenue
New Orleans, LA 70112
Birth, Death, Marriage: State office has had records since July 1914. Birth records for city of New Orleans are available from 1892. Death records are available since 1942. Older birth, death, and marriage records are available through the Louisiana State Archives
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