Craighead County Vital Records

Search Craighead County AR vital records such as births, death, marriages, and divorces.


Craighead 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.

Craighead County Clerk Lake AR 107 Cobean Boulevard 72437 870-237-4342

Craighead County Clerk Jonesboro AR 511 South Main Street 72401 870-933-4530


Craighead 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.

Craighead County Health Department Jonesboro AR 611 East Washington Avenue 72401 870-933-4585


Craighead County Marriage License Office

Marriage License Offices provide marriage licenses to couples who plan to marry in the office’s jurisdiction. They are typically a division of the local county clerk or the health department. Marriage License Offices also maintain copies of marriage licenses they have issued, which are available to the public. In many locations, Marriage License Offices provide online search tools to locate marriage licenses. To access older marriage licenses, you may need to apply in person or by mail.

Craighead County Marriage License Jonesboro AR Craighead County Courthouse, 511 South Main Street 72401 870-933-4520


Craighead 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.

Craighead County Medical Examiner & Coroner Jonesboro AR 1629 East Nettleton Avenue 72401 870-932-9639


Craighead 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.

Bay City Hall Bay AR 220 ELDER St 72411 870-781-3386

Black Oak City Hall Black Oak AR 205 South Main Street 72414 870-486-5675

Bono City Hall Bono AR 241 East College Street 72416 870-932-0100

Brookland City Hall Brookland AR 613 North Holman Street 72417 870-935-0538

Caraway City Hall Caraway AR 102 West State Street 72419 870-482-3716

Lake City City Hall Lake AR 406 Court 72437 870-237-4431