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Birth / Death Certificates
Births Prior to 1926
For birth records prior to 1926, contact the county clerk where the birth occurred or the
Department of State Health Services
Grapevine Deaths Prior to 1973
For Grapevine death records prior to August 1973, contact the
Tarrant County Clerk’s Office
A birth certificate is required to obtain a passport. Contact the
National Passport Information Center
at 1.877.487.2778 with questions.
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