Jackson County Vital Records

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


Jackson 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.

Braselton City Clerk Braselton GA 4982 Highway 53 30517 706-654-3915

Commerce City Clerk Commerce GA 27 Sycamore Street 30529 706-335-3164

Jackson County Clerk Jefferson GA 67 Athens Street 30549 706-367-6312

Pendergrass Clerk Pendergrass GA 75 Glenn Gee Rd 30567 706-693-2494


Jackson 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.

Jackson County Health Department Jefferson GA 341 Stan Evans Drive 30549 706-367-5204

Jackson County Health Department Commerce GA 623 South Elm Street 30529 706-335-3895


Jackson 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.

Jackson County Marriage License Jefferson GA 85 Washington Street 30549 706-367-6366


Jackson 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.

Banks County Medical Examiner & Coroner Commerce GA 20959 U.s. 441 30529 706-983-1799

Jackson County Medical Examiner & Coroner Commerce GA 2475 Sandy Creek Road 30530 706-335-6912


Jackson 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.

Arcade City Hall Jefferson GA 3325 Athens Hwy 30549 706-367-5500

Braselton Town Hall Braselton GA 4982 Highway 53 30517 706-654-3915

Commerce City Hall Commerce GA 27 Sycamore Street 30529 706-335-3164

Hoschton City Hall Hoschton GA 79 City Square Street 30548 706-654-3034

Jefferson City Hall Jefferson GA 147 Athens Street 30549 706-367-5121

Maysville City Hall Maysville GA 226 North Main Street 30558 706-652-2274

Nicholson City Hall Nicholson GA 175 Lakeview Drive 30565 706-757-3408