All Missouri born adopted adults will have the right to request a copy of their original birth certificate, containg the name of their known first/birth parent(s) beginning January 1, 2018, without obtaining a court order.
The information may be requested through the Missouri Department of Health and Senior Services.
Some birth certificates will contain limited information or names that are very common like Jane Smith or Jeff Williams. If you receive a copy of your birth certificate and you need assistance with getting additional informaiton or verifying the correct person, please contact Genected for a free consultation. Click here to schedule a private consultation.
If you were born before 1941 you can request your birth certificate now. Click the red button for more information!