Mississippi Secretary of State
700 North Street
Jackson, MS 39202
To obtain an apostille from the Mississippi Secretary of State, Delbert Hosemann, at the notary-apostille office in Jackson, please follow these guidelines:
Please note that the Mississippi Secretary of State will only affix apostilles to documents that have bee issued in Mississippi.
Considerations for notarized documents: a Notary Public must correctly notarize documents complete with date, commission stamp and jurat.
Acceptable for Mississippi apostille signature by the state registrar Judy Moulder
Acceptable for apostille registrar Judy Moulder
Considerations for Vital Records (birth, marriage or death certificates) these must be original certified copies signed by a public official such as the State Registrar, Judy Moulder, Director of Health Statistics and Vital Records at Mississippi State Department of Health.
Considerations for University diplomas and transcripts from the Mississippi State University, University of Mississippi, University of Southern Mississippi, Alcorn State University, Mississippi College and Jackson State University among others, please obtain a notarized copy from the School Registrar’s Office.
To obtain copies of court records, contact the appropriate county: Ada, Alcorn, Amite, Attala, Benton, Bolivar, Calhoun, Carroll, Chickasaw, Choctaw, Claiborne, Clarke, Clay, Coahoma, Copiah, Covington, DeSoto, Forrest, Franklin, George, Greene, Grenada, Hancock, Harrison, Hinds, Holmes, Humphreys, Issaquena, Itawamba, Jackson, Jasper, Jefferson, Jefferson Davis, Jones, Kemper, Lafayette, Lamar, Lauderdale, Lawrence, Leake, Lee, Leflore, Lincoln, Lowndes, Madison, Marion, Marshall, Monroe, Montgomery, Neshoba, Newton, Noxubee, Oktibbeha, Panola, Pearl River, Perry, Pike, Pontotoc, Prentiss, Quitman, Rankin, Scott, Sharkey, Simpson, Smith, Stone, Sunflower, Tallahatchie, Tate, Tippah, Tishomingo, Tunica, Union, Walthall, Warren, Washington, Wayne, Webster, Wilkinson, Winston, Yalobusha and Yazoo.