Effingham County Vital Records

Search Effingham County GA vital records such as births, death, marriages, and divorces.


Effingham 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.

Effingham County Clerk Springfield GA 601 North Laurel Street 31329 912-754-2123

Rincon City Clerk Rincon GA 302 South Columbia Avenue 31326 912-826-5650


Effingham 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.

Effingham County Marriage License Springfield GA 901 North Pine Street 31329 912-754-2112


Effingham 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.

Effingham County Medical Examiner & Coroner Springfield GA 3091 Highway 21 31329 912-754-2186


Effingham 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.

Guyton City Hall Guyton GA 505 Magnolia Street 31312 912-772-3353

Rincon City Hall Rincon GA 302 South Columbia Avenue 31326 912-826-5745

Rincon Town Hall Rincon GA 302 South Columbia Avenue 31326 912-826-5745

Springfield City Hall Springfield GA 130 South Laurel Street 31329 912-754-6666