El Dorado County Vital Records

Search El Dorado County CA vital records such as births, death, marriages, and divorces.


El Dorado 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.

El Dorado County Clerk South Lake Tahoe CA 3368 Lake Tahoe Boulevard 96150 530-573-3409

El Dorado County Clerk Placerville CA 360 Fair Lane 95667 530-621-5490

South Lake Tahoe City Clerk South Lake Tahoe CA 1052 Tata Lane 96150 530-542-6004


El Dorado 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.

California State Health Department South Lake Tahoe CA 1081 Lyons Avenue 96150 530-541-2408

El Dorado County Health Department El Dorado Hills CA 7141 Silva Valley Parkway 95762 530-676-2490

El Dorado County Health Department Placerville CA 929 Spring Street 95667 530-621-6128


El Dorado 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.

El Dorado County Marriage License South Lake Tahoe CA Recorder-Clerk ( So. Lake Tahoe ), 3368 Lake Tahoe Blvd. #108 96150 530-573-3407

El Dorado County Marriage License Placerville CA Recorder-Clerk ( Placerville ), 360 Fair Lane 95667 530-621-5490


El Dorado 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.

El Dorado County Medical Examiner & Coroner Placerville CA 300 Fair Lane 95667 530-621-5660


El Dorado 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.

Placerville City Hall Placerville CA 3101 Center Street 95667 530-642-5531

Placerville Town Hall Placerville CA 549 Main Street 95667 530-642-5232

South Lake Tahoe City Hall South Lake Tahoe CA 1901 Airport Road 96150 530-542-6000