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Message from the Clerk

Welcome and thank you for visiting our website.  We appreciate this opportunity to provide this site as a service to the people of Jefferson Davis Parish and all of our users.  Our office is committed to providing quality service as efficiently as possible to all users of our services.  Our office is self sufficient and operates from the fees collected for services provided and not from taxes.


The Clerk of Court is the parish recorder, chief elections official and custodian of many public records of the parish.  Our office records conveyances and mortgages;  issues marriage licenses, birth certificates, and passports; and receives and files all civil, criminal and probate records.  Many of these original documents and records are kept permanently in our office.  The preservation and security of these records is our priority and requires constant attention.


We hope that you find our website helpful in providing you with the information you need.  As part of our commitment to providing exceptional service to the public we serve, we welcome your feedback and comments as we continue to work to improve this site.  We are here to serve you.   Please contact us if you have any questions or problems with this service.