Bureau County Vital Records

Search Bureau County IL vital records such as births, death, marriages, and divorces.


Bureau 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.

Bureau County Clerk Princeton IL 700 South Main Street 61356 815-875-2014

Dalzell Village City Clerk Dalzell IL 402 Lucy Street 61320 815-663-1514

De Pue Village Clerk Depue IL 111 W 2nd St 61322 815-447-2177

Ladd Village Clerk Ladd IL 121 North Main Street 61329 815-894-2440

Spring Valley City Clerk Spring Valley IL 215 North Greenwood Street 61362 815-664-4221


Bureau 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.

Bureau County Health Department Princeton IL 526 South Bureau Valley Parkway 61356 815-872-5091


Bureau 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.

Bureau County Marriage License Princeton IL 700 South Main Street 61356 815-875-2014


Bureau 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.

Bureau County Medical Examiner & Coroner Princeton IL 700 South Main Street 61356 815-875-4242


Bureau 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.

Seatonville City Hall Seatonville IL 105 Center Street 61359 815-894-2081

Wyanet City Hall Wyanet IL 116 North Locust Street 61379 815-699-2631