Polk County Vital Records

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


Polk 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.

Aragon Clerk Aragon GA 1 Elm Street 30104 770-684-6563

Polk County Clerk Cedartown GA PO Box 268 30125 770-749-2100


Polk 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.

Polk County Health Department Rockmart GA 320 Water St 30153 770-684-1385

Polk County Health Department Cedartown GA 125 Ware Street 30125 770-749-1020


Polk 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.

Polk County Marriage License Cedartown GA Courthouse, Room 102 30125 770-749-2128


Polk 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.

Floyd County Medical Examiner & Coroner Aragon GA 2011 Bailey Road Southeast 30104 706-234-5302

Polk County Medical Examiner & Coroner Cedartown GA 230 South College Street 30125 770-748-1241


Polk 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.

Cedartown City Hall Cedartown GA 201 East Avenue 30125 770-748-3220