Houston County Vital Records

Search Houston County AL vital records such as births, death, marriages, and divorces.


Houston County Clerk Office

Clerks file important documents and preserve vital records for their municipality. The Clerk’s office is a valuable source for vital records, which are available to the public. The office maintains certificates, death certificate, and marriage records, in addition to divorce decrees. Many Clerk’s Offices have vital records dating back to the 1800s, making them an excellent source for genealogical research. Most Clerk’s Offices provide online ordering forms to request vital records.

Columbia Town Clerk Columbia AL 203 South Washington Street 36319 334-696-4417

Dothan City Clerk Dothan AL 126 North Saint Andrews Street 36303 334-615-3160

Gordon City Clerk Gordon AL 692 Tifton Road 36343 334-522-3113

Houston County Clerk Dothan AL 462 North Oates Street 36303 334-677-4792


Houston County Health Department

Health Departments maintain vital records for their municipality and make them available to the public. A Department of Health can issue certified copies of vital records for births, deaths, marriages, and divorces that took place in their county or state. Many Health Departments have vital records dating back to the 1800s, making them an excellent source for genealogical research. Most Health Departments provide online ordering forms to request vital records.

Alabama Health Department Dothan AL 444 North Oates Street 36303 334-793-1565

Alabama Health Department Columbia AL Highway 95 36319 334-696-8081


Houston County Coroner & Medical Examiner

Coroners and Medical Examiners investigate deaths within their jurisdiction and perform autopsies and other postmortem examinations. Many vital records are available from a Coroner or Medical Examiner, including autopsy reports, investigator reports, toxicology reports, and in some cases, X-rays or photographs. An autopsy report will include the cause and manner of death. Many coroners and medical examiners provide online access to their reports. In other cases, you can obtain records by contacting the Coroners or Medical Examiner’s Office directly.

Houston County Medical Examiner & Coroner Dothan AL PO Box 6406 36302 334-677-4877


Houston County Town & City Hall

The Town Hall or City Hall is the chief administrative office that runs the town or city. Town and City Halls often maintain records related to their municipality, including vital records. You can find birth certificates, death certificates, marriage licenses, and divorce decrees at the Town Hall or City Hall. In some locations, these vital records are available online or by filling out an online request form.

Columbia City Hall Columbia AL 203 South Washington Street 36319 334-696-4417

Cowarts City Hall Cowarts AL 800 Jester Street 36321 334-792-8920

Gordon City Town Hall Gordon AL 692 Tifton Road 36343 334-522-3113

Rehobeth Town Hall Rehobeth AL 5449 County Road 203 36301 334-671-5829

Taylor Town Hall Taylor AL 1469 County Road 59 36301 334-677-5079

Webb Town Hall Webb AL 315 Webb To Kinsey Road 36376 334-792-0386