For birth, death, marriage, and divorce certificates.
If you do find any unclaimed property in a deceased family member’s name you will want to visit this website to obtain a death certificate. The state will need this to prove you are a rightful heir or beneficiary. You can also use it to obtain marriage licenses, birth certificates, or divorce certificates. Make sure when you send in your paperwork to the unclaimed property division you provide everything the state requires for the particular asset.
If you need a birth or death certificate expedited you may want to use www.vitalchek.com. It’s usually around $65.00 dollars to get it expedited and usually only takes two business days to get it.