Monterey County Vital Records

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


Monterey 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.

Greenfield City Clerk Greenfield CA 599 El Camino Real 93927 831-674-5591

Marina City Clerk Marina CA 211 Hillcrest Avenue 93933 831-384-3715

Monterey County Clerk Salinas CA 168 West Alisal Street 93901 831-755-5066

Seaside City Clerk Seaside CA 440 Harcourt Avenue 93955 831-899-6202


Monterey 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.

Monterey County Health Department King CA 620 Broadway Street 93930 831-386-6899

Monterey County Health Department Monterey CA 1200 Aguajito Road 93940 831-647-7654

Monterey County Health Department Salinas CA 951 Blanco Circle 93901 831-784-2150

Seaside Health Department Seaside CA 1942 Fremont Boulevard 93955 831-393-3251


Monterey 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.

Monterey County Marriage License Salinas CA 168 West Alisal Street 93901 831-755-5450

Monterey County Marriage License Salinas CA Monterey County Clerk, County Gov'T Admin. Building, 168 West Alisal Street, 1St Floor 93901


Monterey 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.

Monterey County Medical Examiner & Coroner Salinas CA 1414 Natividad Road 93906 831-647-7911


Monterey 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.

Carmel City Hall Carmel-by-the-Sea CA MONTE VERDE St 93921 831-620-2000

Gonzales City Hall Gonzales CA 147 4th Street 93926 831-675-5000

Greenfield City Hall Greenfield CA 45 El Camino Real 93927 831-674-5591

King City City Hall King CA 212 South Vanderhurst Avenue 93930 831-385-3281

Marina City Hall Marina CA 211 Hillcrest Avenue 93933 831-884-1278

Monterey City Hall Monterey CA 735 Pacific Street 93940 831-646-3765

Pacific Grove City Hall Pacific Grove CA 300 Forest Avenue 93950 831-648-3100

Salinas City Hall Salinas CA 200 Lincoln Avenue 93901 831-758-7381

Seaside City Hall Seaside CA 440 Harcourt Avenue 93955 831-899-6700

Soledad City Hall Soledad CA 248 Main Street 93960 831-678-3963