Jefferson County Vital Records

Search Jefferson County CO vital records such as births, death, marriages, and divorces.


Jefferson 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.

Arvada City Clerk Arvada CO 8101 Ralston Road 80002 720-898-7550

Jefferson County Clerk Golden CO 100 Jefferson County Pkwy, Suite 2560, Admin and Courts Facility 80419 303-279-6511

Lakewood City Clerk Lakewood CO 445 South Allison Parkway 80226 303-987-7080

Wheat Ridge Clerk Wheat Ridge CO 7500 West 29th Avenue 80033 303-235-2823


Jefferson 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.

Jefferson County Health Department Arvada CO 6303 Wadsworth Bypass 80003 303-275-7500

Jefferson County Health Department Lakewood CO 645 Parfet Street 80215 303-271-5701

Jefferson County Health Department Edgewater CO 1711 Sheridan Boulevard 80214 303-271-5780


Jefferson 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.

Arapahoe County Marriage License Littleton CO Arapahoe County Clerk And Recorder, Recording 5334 S. Prince St. 80120 303-795-4520

Jefferson County Marriage License Golden CO 100 Jefferson County Parkway 80419 303-271-8186


Jefferson 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.

Jefferson County Medical Examiner & Coroner Golden CO 800 Jefferson County Parkway 80401 303-271-6480


Jefferson 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.

Arvada City Hall Arvada CO 8101 Ralston Road 80002 720-898-7180

Edgewater City Hall Edgewater CO 2401 Sheridan Blvd 80214 303-235-8300

Golden City Hall Golden CO 911 10th Street 80401 303-384-8000

Wheat Ridge City Hall Wheat Ridge CO 7500 West 29th Avenue 80033 303-234-5900